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Parking Brake Cable Replacement


Exploded View
Rear Disc Brake Model
NOTE:
  • The parking brake cables must not be bent or distorted. This will lead to stiff operation and premature cable failure.
  • Refer to the Exploded View as needed during this procedure.
  1. Release the parking brake lever fully.
  1. Remove the parking brake cable clip (A) from the brake cable (B).
  1. Disconnect the parking brake cable from the lever (C).
  1. Remove the parking brake cable mounting hardware, then remove the cable.
  1. Install the parking brake cable in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:
    • Be careful not to bend or distort the cable.
    • Make sure the parking brake cable clip is fully seated on the cable housing.

Rear Drum Brake Model
NOTE:
  • The parking brake cables must not be bent or distorted. This will lead to stiff operation and premature cable failure.
  • Refer to the Exploded View as needed during this procedure.
  1. Release the parking brake lever fully.
  1. Remove the cable clip (B) from the cable insertion part (C) at the reverse side of the backing plate (D).
  1. Pull the parking brake cable and remove it from the backing plate.
  1. Install the parking brake cable in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:
    • Be careful not to bend or distort the cable.
    • Align the projection (E) of the parking cable holder with the cutout (F) at the backing plate insertion part.
    • Insert until the groove (G) in the cable holder aligns with the cutout (H) at the cable insertion part.
    • Install the cable clip by inserting the straight end (I) of the clip into the cutout at the cable insertion part and secure the parking cable holder securely.
    • Connect the parking brake cable to the brake lever, and install the brake shoes and drum.
    • Adjust the parking brake. Apply the parking brake firmly 10 times then adjust it again.