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Ford falcon: can i adjust hand brake ? it comes up almost 1 oclock

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hi there i got ford falcon XR6 BF 2006 how can i adjust hand brake ? it comes up almost 1 o'clock.wea can i find the adjuster. and how far it should come up ?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Australia Car
Expert:  simon replied 3 years ago.

simon :

the handbrake should not travel more than 6 clicks,to gain access to the adjuster you will have to remove the rear disc brake,your local mechanic can carry out this job as it is a little tricky

Customer :

sorry Sir are you sure i had a look under the car it has a adjuster two cables coming from both rear wheels into a adjuster then one cable goes up to the hand brake.

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