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Scott W., Ford Technician
Category: Ford
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Experience:  28 yrs. experience as Ford ASE Master Technician. Accolades include being a 2005 Ford PTS Regional Finalist and 2006 ASE Ford National Technician.
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Cant unhook e brake to replace calipers, 2009 ford flex,

Customer Question

cant unhook e brake to replace calipers
JA: What is the model/year of your Ford?
Customer: 2009 ford flex
JA: Are you fixing your Flex yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: fixing myself. tried to get e brake cable undone
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Scott W. replied 10 months ago.

Hello my name is ***** ***** me review your question, give me a few minutes thanks.

Expert:  Scott W. replied 10 months ago.

Here is the procedure for releasing the cable, you have to pull on the main cable then either stick a pin in there or lightly vise grip the cable so it can't pull back in the control, with the tension released there will be slack to allow caliper emoval.