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2003 Mazda B4000 - parking brake won't hold facing uphill.

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2003 Mazda B4000 - parking brake won't hold facing uphill. How to adjust - service manual says there's no adjustment.
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Mazda
Expert:  AZTechBrian replied 8 months ago.

Hello. There really isn't an adjustment for the cable. What is the condition of your rear brake shoes? When you apply the brakes when stopping, does the brake pedal seem to go down further than normal?