How to Tighten a Parking Brake?

Answer If your parking brake is too loose or is not properly adjusted, you may encounter problems while parking, positioning and driving your car. Most of the time, car owners would send their car to a me... Read More »

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How to Tighten the Parking Brake Cable in a 1998 Nissan 200SX?

Proper adjustment of the parking brake cable is essential to the safety of the 1998 Nissan 200 SX, whether equipped with a manual or automatic transmission. If the cable is too loose, there may not... Read More »

How to Tighten Brake Line Fittings?

Brake lines are used to connect the master cylinder to the braking systems on a vehicle, but the fittings on the ends of the lines are made of a fairly soft metal, which makes removing or loosening... Read More »

How to Tighten an E Brake Cable on a 91 Honda Accord?

The parking brake in the 1991 Honda Accord is mechanical. A cable is attached to the parking brake lever and travels through an equalizer, which distributes the force evenly to both rear brakes. Ov... Read More »

How to Use a Parking Brake?

The parking brake mechanism in your car is a simple device. When applied, it extends the rear shoes or contracts the rear pads (depending on what type of rear brakes you have) and holds the weight ... Read More »