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Jaguar x-type: Emergency brake needs adjustment..loose

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jaguar x-type, 2003. Emergency brake needs adjustment. one side appears to be working, but loose, otehr side does not appear to be cntracting at all, how are these adjuseted?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Gary replied 7 years ago.
I would begin by making sure the brake slides are not rusted and the pads move freely. You will need to remove the wheel and inspect the brake sliders. Thanks
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Customer: replied 7 years ago.
should I repalsce pads?, theuy dont look too bad
Expert:  Gary replied 7 years ago.
If they have plenty of lining I would suggescleaning the sliders of rust and free them up with lubricant. The pads are probably not moving freely.

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