MINI 2002-05

Cables

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Adjustment



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
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  3. Loosen the hand brake lever adjusting nut completely.
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  5. Remove the rear brake pads.
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  7. Compress the piston into the brake caliper.
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  9. Install the rear calipers and pads.

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    Fig. Adjust the parking brake cable so that gap (3) is 2-3 mm between the pin (1) and hand brake actuating lever (2)

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  11. Apply hand brake lever 3 times.
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  13. Press the brake pedal to the floor at least 3 times to set the brake pad air gap.
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  15. Check hand brake for proper operation.
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