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adjusting parking brake; 2002 honda accord

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by tacomaman06, Jun 14, 2008.

  1. Jun 14, 2008 at 7:37 PM
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    tacomaman06

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    i haven't looked at the parking brake setup yet, but anyone got a quick tip or any secrets i need to know?? gotta adjust it pretty soon, as the car can actually go a decent distance with the parking brake on. appreciate any tips!!!
     
  2. Jun 14, 2008 at 7:39 PM
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    There should be an adjust ment thing unde the car on the cable. It will either be near the brake lever, or near the rear. The hard part is getting under that car. :D
     
  3. Jun 14, 2008 at 7:40 PM
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    cool........and yeah, every time i drive it up on the ramps for an oil change, the very front bottom of the bumper catches a bit. i'll look into the adjustment tomorrow!
     
  5. Jun 14, 2008 at 7:43 PM
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    i think it's in the car under the parking brake handle "boot"
     
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    looks to be in the car......gotta take the console or parking brake boot off to adjust.......and its just like golf cart brakes!!! awesome!!
     
  9. Jul 11, 2008 at 4:30 PM
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    Did you end up adjusting it???
     
  10. Jul 11, 2008 at 4:34 PM
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    i actually havent yet, but im gonna do it soon. the parking brake light keeps coming on.......and the brake isnt even applied, so adjustment is necessary now. hopefully, its just a sensor or microswitch that makes the light come on, and an adj. will take care of that.
     
  11. Jul 11, 2008 at 4:37 PM
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    Hopefully an adjustment takes care of it. Good luck man!
     
  12. Jul 11, 2008 at 5:00 PM
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    appreciate it man!!:)
     
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