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Old 06-14-2000, 02:00 AM
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E.Lee,

You have two location where you can adjust the parking brake.

One location is at the parking brake shoes inside the rear disc/drums. The other is at the compensating lever adjusting bracket, using either a 10 or 12mm wrench. Second option is probably easiest if the parking brake cable hasn't been adjusted too many times. A couple turns should pull enough slack out of the cable and the brake should feel snug within 5-6 clicks.

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