How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask EricFromCT Your Own Question
EricFromCT
EricFromCT, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Chevy
Satisfied Customers: 4029
Experience:  Chevrolet Technician
34559540
Type Your Chevy Question Here...
EricFromCT is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Pedal went all the way to the floor and brake didn't

This answer was rated:

Pedal went all the way to the floor and brake didn't release. Pedal is stuck on floor
JA: Have you tried cleaning and oiling the brake pedal's pivot under the dash?
Customer: No I hab
JA: What is the model/year of your Chevy?
Customer: Have not
JA: What year is your Chevy?
Customer: 2006 3500 Diesel
JA: Are you fixing your 3500 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I got home last night about 3am. Pulling flatbed most of day. When I pulled into driveway, it got stuck.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Haven't tried anything yet. It makes loud screeching noise if I try to pull forward. Wasn't all the way in place when this happened
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Truck wasn't pulled all the way into desired parking spot, so I tried to pull forward. Video would be of great help. Or detailed explanation. I'm a girl and don't have experience repairing vehicles.
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Posted by JustAnswer at customer's request) Hello. I would like to request the following Expert Service(s) from you: Provide Diagrams, Manuals, or Instructions + Local Mechanic Recommendations. Let me know if you need more information, or send me the service offer(s) so we can proceed.
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
It was 3am when I pulled in. Does the brake release with a pull lever under the dash?

Hi. Welcome to chat! My name is ***** ***** I am currently a factory dealer auto mechanic. I will attempt to assist you with your concern today.

There is a handle under the dash to release the parking brake lever. If the lever does not come up when you pull the release handle, you should try to pull the lever up with your hand while holding the release handle. I will attach an image of the release handle under your dash.

Please note that customer satisfaction is my number one goal and rating this chat session 3 or more stars will keep the chat open for further follow up questions you may have. Click here for an example of how to rate . Also we can respond in this chat back and forth many times. I may be offline when you respond but I will promptly reply when I return.

Thank you for rating my assistance and for using Just Answer.

EricFromCT and 5 other Chevy Specialists are ready to help you
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
You are the best for answering my question and not laughing too loud :-)
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Gave you 5 ��
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Stars

Oh thank you. Its ok thats why we are here. Thanks for the stars and have a great rest of the day.