GM Metro/Sprint 1985-1993 Repair Guide

Brake Lever

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



See Figure 1



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Fig. Fig. 1: Parking brake lever assembly

Do not disassemble the parking brake assembly. It must be replaced as an assembly only.

  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2.  
  3. Remove the parking brake lever assembly trim cover.
  4.  
  5. Disconnect the electrical connector from the parking brake switch.
  6.  
  7. Loosen the adjuster nut on the lever assembly.
  8.  
  9. Remove the parking brake cables from the equalizer plate.
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  11. Remove the parking brake lever assembly mounting bolts.
  12.  
  13. Remove the parking brake assembly from the vehicle.
  14.  

To install:
  1. Install the parking brake assembly in the vehicle.
  2.  
  3. Install the parking brake lever assembly mounting bolts and tighten to 11 ft. lbs. (15 Nm).
  4.  
  5. Install the parking brake cables on the equalizer plate.
  6.  
  7. Adjust the parking brake assembly.
  8.  
  9. Connect the electrical connector from the parking brake switch.
  10.  
  11. Install the parking brake lever assembly trim cover.
  12.  
  13. Connect the negative battery cable.
  14.  

 
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