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Re: Clio Service Brake Efficiency help

Originally Posted by Phil48 View Post
Foot brake is service brake the hand brake is parking brake..can you tell me if you have a lot of travel on the foot brake ? if you have then it either the rear brake shoes need replacing or the rear wheel brake auto adjusters need looking at..these stick and dont auto adjust..they can be manually adjusted to bring the brake pedal back up and improve brake efficiency..I think you need a complete brake service front and rear check..
hi , the foot brake peddle is firm, no travel.
we are planning on changing the rear pads but also the the cylinders aswell, will get hubby to look at the adjusters.
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