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Re: Handbrake sticking

Originally Posted by Renoir White View Post
My car (not a Renault) does this in wet weather. The only real fix is to strip down the brake shoes and apply a thin smear of high melting point grease or copperslip to the pivots and points where corrosion is causing the shoes and hub to stick together. DO NOT APPLY A SMEAR THE THE BRAKING SURFACE OF THE DRUMS OR DISCS.
Thanks for your reply m8, but mine are discs on the back?
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