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I have purchase a New Wagoner. Some body has drives my car at least 4-5 km in hand break. He was not aware of this and in full peakcup he has drive at least 3-4 km is there any damage in engine due to this. Please let me know.
By Lalit Choudhary 08 August 2010

There shall be no harm to the engine due to this, however due to overheating break shoes may got some damage. Get them checked at the workshop.

Answer by VIPUL GUPTA 08 August 2010
Expert`s comment:

If driven with handbrake there will be excessive heat developed and wearout of brake shoe and loss of fuel.

Answer by Shiva Shankar 08 August 2010
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