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Access to handbrake

Tue Sep 22, 2020 1:45 am

Hello .I hope you are all well.Trying to get the old girl ready for her MOT.Does anyone know if i can get to the handbrake mechanism without taking the whole centre console out Thanks Regards Barry

Re: Access to handbrake

Fri Oct 02, 2020 10:45 am

Click on link Barry

https://www.x-trail-uk.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=12&t=3950

Re: Access to handbrake

Fri Oct 02, 2020 6:10 pm

Umbongo wrote:Click on link Barry

https://www.x-trail-uk.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=12&t=3950
Thank you for the advise Umbongo.Can you tell me how far down should the nut on the handbrake thread should be .Regards Barry

Re: Access to handbrake

Sat Oct 03, 2020 4:59 pm

rufusbarry wrote:
Thank you for the advise Umbongo.Can you tell me how far down should the nut on the handbrake thread should be .Regards Barry
Barry you have to first adjust the shoes after slackening the nut. When you have adjusted your shoes you then tighten the nut until your handbrake lever clicks 6-7 when pulling up. Everything is in the pdf file. I have never bought a new nut I have always used locktite blue. :thumbs:

Re: Access to handbrake

Sat Oct 03, 2020 11:59 pm

Umbongo wrote:
rufusbarry wrote:
Thank you for the advise Umbongo.Can you tell me how far down should the nut on the handbrake thread should be .Regards Barry
Barry you have to first adjust the shoes after slackening the nut. When you have adjusted your shoes you then tighten the nut until your handbrake lever clicks 6-7 when pulling up. Everything is in the pdf file. I have never bought a new nut I have always used locktite blue. :thumbs:
Thank you once again Umbongo.Regards Barry
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