Aveo 2006-2007

Adjustments

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Cable Adjustment



  1. Adjust the rear brakes.
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The rear drum brake shoes serve as the parking brakes.

  1. Release the parking brake.
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  3. Raise and suitably support the vehicle.
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  5. Check the parking brake cables for free movement.
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  7. Lower the vehicle.
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  9. Move the front seats backward to ensure there is enough working space.
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  11. Pry off the plastic caps that cover the access holes to the parking brake console hood-to-tunnel bracket-screws.
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  13. Unfasten the screws that secure the parking brake console hood to the tunnel brackets.
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  15. Raise the console hood to expose the parking brake lever assembly and the adjustment nut.
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  17. Partially raise and suitably support the vehicle.
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  19. Turn the adjustment nut on the lever assembly until the wheels are difficult to turn.
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  21. Loosen the nut until the rear wheels are just free to turn.
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  23. Lower the vehicle.
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  25. Position the parking brake console hood and fasten it to the tunnel brackets with the screws.
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  27. Tighten the parking brake console hood-to-tunnel bracket screws 22 inch lbs. (2.5 Nm).
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  29. Snap in the plastic caps that cover the access holes to the parking brake console hood-to-tunnel bracket screws.
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  31. Adjust the front seats to their previous position.
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