Handbrake assembly

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Handbrake assembly

by Robs-se » Sun Sep 12, 2010 3:04 pm

Which way do the adjusters point. Do they both point towards the front of the car?
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Re: Handbrake assembly

by john.ness » Sun Sep 12, 2010 4:23 pm

wot part of the handbrake cable?
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Re: Handbrake assembly

by Allys Cally » Sun Sep 12, 2010 4:31 pm

if i remember they do both point towards the front Rob, the passenger side you flick up to open the adjuster and the drivers is down to adjust
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Re: Handbrake assembly

by Robs-se » Sun Sep 12, 2010 10:18 pm

Thanks Ally, then i have them the right way, wont bother adjusting as i will be fitting new discs, old ones are knackered so handbrake isnt adjusting properly
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Re: Handbrake assembly

by vinny_69 » Sun Sep 12, 2010 10:40 pm

do you want my old Haynes Rob?
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Re: Handbrake assembly

by Robs-se » Mon Sep 13, 2010 8:50 am

vinny_69 wrote:do you want my old Haynes Rob?


Got one thanks, i never leave home without it, just the picture of the adjuster in the book is so close you cant see which way its pointing thats why i asked :)
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Re: Handbrake assembly

by Robs-se » Mon Sep 13, 2010 8:51 am

vinny_69 wrote:do you want my old Haynes Rob?


You may need it again one day, now you've had a feel of a Calibra the other day ha ha
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