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Hi, 2004 focus cmax with electronic hand brake.handbrake will not release & flashed up total eps failure on dash. Local garage came out with computer to check fault codes but nothing is stored or coming up now but still won’t release, have tried emergency release T bar under centre console but will still not release. Any ideas how to release please so can get it to garage. Mick.

Mechanic's Assistant: Just to clarify, what's the exact code? And have you tried to reset it?

Just total epb failure came up on dash but could not find any codes when garage checked.

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

Well guy came from local garage &checked fault codes with computer but found nothing & tried the emergency release t bar lever under the centre console but that would not release it either so we looking for ideas how to release it so we can get car to garage

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

Can’t think of anything thanks

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