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The parking brake is not working in my 2004 Renault scenic.

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The parking brake is...

The parking brake is not working in my 2004 Renault scenic. There is the constant SERVICE P on the dashboard

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

Yes, we have changed the break pads; no I have not checked the fluid

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '04 Renault?

Scenic

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

I tried to to clean the contacts on the parking brake module

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UK Auto Mechanic: Peter Zavarelli,
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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.

The first thing that needs to be done here if this has not been done already is to have the fault codes rad out/checked using a fully compatible scan tool or computer plugged into your model vehicle that can read all computers in your vehicle.Once this is done any codes set then need to be diagnosed to then locate and repair this fault here.This may be the park brake motor or control unit at fault needing replaced.

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.I work on delivering the best answer and help here but in some cases, it can be difficult to do without seeing the vehicle.

Thanks Pete

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