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Parking brake quite working. The brake is a disc brake

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Parking brake quite working ...

Parking brake quite working

Mechanic's Assistant: Have your brakes ever been replaced? Have you checked the brake fluid?

The brake is a disc brake between the allison transmission and the drive shaft

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your RV?

1993 Safari with a Oshkosh frame

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Safari yourself? What have you tried so far?

If possible I would like to fix it myself. Inspection the shifter there are two cables going to the back, removed the pin on the calbe attached to the brake mechanism unable to move it

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Both cables at the shifter pull but the brake shifter cable needs to push

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RV Mechanic: peterpete190, Auto Technician replied 7 months ago
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My name is ***** ***** I am a professional here at Just Answer. I noticed that your question had not received a response and thought I would see if you still need help with this.I apologize for the delay and I hope I can still assist you with this here.My info is somewhat limited on your model here but I had seen no one else has responded and would like to see if I can help here.If at any time you feel that I cannot help with this please let me know.

Check the cables for any linkage connections that may be binding or seized up causing this fault here as some have linkage in between one cable to the next that can cause this fault.If this is or was already checked and found o.k. make sure the brake pads/discs are o.k. as well.If these are all found to be o.k. let me know.

If more help is needed, use the reply tab to continue our conversation. If no further assistance is needed, kindly rate my service, your 5-star rating is appreciated ( should be a link to click on here or above).You can rate at any time and we can continue to work on your question as this will not close out your question.Keep in mind in some cases it can be difficult to fully diagnose or help repair your vehicle without seeing it and I work on delivering the best possible answer from what I see to work with.

Thanks Pete

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