Dodge Omni/Horizon/Rampage 1978-1989 Repair Guide

Front Brake Cable

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



  1. Raise and support the car.
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  3. Disconnect the brake cable from the connector.
  4.  
  5. Force the cable housing and attaching clip forward out of the body crossmember.
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  7. Fold back the left front edge of the floor covering and pry the rubber grommet out of the hole in the dash or from the floor pan.
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  9. Remove the cable-to-floor pan clip.
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  11. Engage the parking brake and work the cable out of the clevis linkage.
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  13. Force the upper end of the cable housing out of the pedal bracket.
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  15. Work the cable and housing assembly out of the floor pan.
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To install:

  1. Rework the cable and housing in the floor pan.
  2.  
  3. Install the cable to the pedal bracket.
  4.  
  5. Engage the parking brake and work the cable into the clevis linkage.
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  7. Install the cable-to-floor pan clip.
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  9. Install the rubber grommet in the hole in the dash or in the floor pan.
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  11. Connect the brake cable to the connector.
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  13. Adjust the parking and service brakes and test the operation of both.
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