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Re: Clio - Handbreak Loose?
Hi Joord, and welcome.
I think you are discovering what many of us who have trodden this path before - which is; exuberant driving comes at a cost...
I'm fairly sure most if not all non-electronic parking brakes can be adjusted, however, you may first have to remove any covers/shielding where the handbrake itself hinges into.
Adjustment should only take place when the handbrake isn't being used, and it should mention in the handbook how many 'clicks' it should take to engage the handbrake.
This job should never be complete - the day I think I've done it all, is the day I resign.
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2005 FIAT Ducato 2.8JTD LWB Gran Volume, 2000 Kawasaki ZZR 1100 D7 'fullpower' in black + full GIVI & KAPPA luggage, 2007 MB R-Class 320 CDi Sport LWB uprated by Brabus to 300Bhp don't know if there's a 155mph limiter - will be fun finding out! 2004 Mercedes Vaneo 1.7 CDi Ambiente 7-seater