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Kiatech, Kia Master Technician
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2002 kia spectra and the emergency brake will not hold the

Customer Question

2002 kia spectra and the emergency brake will not hold the car at all, it clicks when you pull up on it the emergency brake
JA: Have your brakes ever been replaced? Have you checked the brake fluid?
Customer: just checked the brake fluid its good and the brakes are fine
JA: Are you fixing your Spectra yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: pulled the back of the cover where the bold is and there is a needle that dosnt move but we think that should be the adjustment
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Kia
Expert:  Mike V. replied 1 year ago.

Hello and thank you for your question!
My name is ***** ***** I will be assisting you with your question today.

Expert:  Mike V. replied 1 year ago.

Is it possible for you to send me a photo of what you are looking at?
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Mike V. replied 1 year ago.


Can you explain what cover you took off and what needle you are talking about?
I assume you are wanting to adjust the parking brake here?