GM Caprice 1990-1993 Repair Guide

Brake Lever

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



  1. Raise and safely support the vehicle.
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  3. Loosen the parking brake cable adjuster to relieve cable tension.
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  5. Lower the vehicle and remove the parking brake release handle from the lever assembly.
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  7. Remove the 2 nuts and 1 bolts securing the brake lever assembly to the vehicle.
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  9. Disconnect the parking brake warning light switch.
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  11. Remove the front parking brake cable from the brake lever assembly.
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  13. Remove the brake lever assembly from the vehicle.
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To install:
  1. Install the brake lever assembly into the vehicle. Install the 2 nuts and 1 bolts securing the brake lever assembly to the vehicle. Torque the bolt to 115 inch lbs. (13 Nm) and the 2 nuts to 13 ft. lbs. (17 Nm).
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  3. Install the front parking brake cable onto the brake lever assembly.
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  5. Connect the parking brake warning light switch wire connector.
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  7. Install the parking brake release handle onto the lever assembly.
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  9. Raise and safely support the vehicle.
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  11. Adjust the parking brake cable.
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  13. Lower the vehicle and check for proper parking brake operation.
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