Fig. Parking brake assembly and related components
Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
Remove the adjusting hole plug, and then turn the adjuster 5 notches in a clockwise direction. To prevent the disc from rotating, use a flat tip screwdriver.
Turn the adjuster 5 notches in the opposite direction.
Adjust parking brake stroke to be 3.47-3.90 in. (88-98mm) by doing the following:
Turn the adjusting nut while applying 44 lbs. (196 N) to the brake pedal
Measure movement of brake pedal
Depress and release parking brake pedal 3 times and check the stroke again
Fig. Parking brake adjusting nut and pin
After adjusting the parking brake stroke, raise the rear of vehicle with a jack.
Check that the rear brakes do not drag by turning the rear wheel when the parking brake lever is released.