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Re: Scenic handbrake release
If the rear calipers have wires to them instead of cables, then it's the newer type. So no manual release.
Re Clutch, try pumping pedal till it's as high as possible when you feel pressure. Then push to the floor, wedge it down (bit of wood between seat & pedal) & leave it like that overnight.
See if it's better in the morning. This allows any microbubbles to rise to the master cylinder. When you release the pedal, any air collected will escape through the resevoir. Worth a try, as it costs nowt but 5 mins of your time.
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2008 Scenic Mk2 Dynamique 1.6 K4M 782. 1998 BMW K1100LTSE, 1994 MotoGuzzi Caifornia 3 LAPD, 1972 Norton Commando, 2010 Trafic SL29 M9R782 115, Lots of tools, Camping Gear & Booze