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Land Rover Discovery 1 1997.... My hand brake is stuck

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Land Rover Discovery 1 1997.... My hand brake is stuck in the off (lowered handle position) what needs to be done to fix it?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Neal replied 4 years ago.

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So to be clear the parking brake is disengaged right now?


When was it last used?

Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Last used about a month ago but has been in the shop for maintenance since then
Expert:  Neal replied 4 years ago.

It is possible the cable is frozen up, does this make since based on how it feels?

Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Could be ... It feels absolutely solid... I would have expected that there would be some give. Do you have any advice for replacing the cable?
Expert:  Neal replied 4 years ago.
It's pretty strait forward but takes some time, the book calls for 1.5 hours.
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