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I have a 2012 M8540 narrow with the parking brake lever

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I have a 2012 M8540 narrow with the parking brake lever stuck in the up or applied position but no parking brake noticed. I bought the tractor used and it was as described when I received it.
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 8 months ago.

Inner parts.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 8 months ago.

Outer parts.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 8 months ago.

The park is not a brake, but locks inner shaft. Remove the cable at the transmission end and see if it will engage.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 8 months ago.

Acts the same as your car when you put it in park.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 8 months ago.

Usual problem is stuck cable,