HOW DO YOU ADJUST THE PARKING BRAKE?

2008 Dodge Nitro

Tiny

bigfilo

September, 20, 2011 AT 10:07 PM

When I apply the parking brake, it fails to hold the car securely. I've had the brakes themselves adjusted. I believe the problem is too much slack in the cable that connects the e-brake handle to the brakes (when you apply the e-brake, there is very little resistance). Do you know how to adjust the e-brake cable? I've read verious posts online that indicate its a difficult process and many dealers don't even know how to do it. Thanks in advance for your reply.

Phil Romney ("Bigfilo")
206-406-1387
philromney@msn. Com

FOUND 158 RELATED QUESTIONS

1 Answer

Tiny

hmac300

September, 20, 2011 AT 10:25 PM

The parking brake is non adjustable but i'll send what they say from the manual. You migh thave a cable stuck

Please login or register to post a reply.

Parking Brake Shoe Replacement Chevy Tahoe
Axle Bearing, Seal, E-Brake Shoes, Brake Pads
Brake Pad/Brake Rotor Replacement - Rear