Before or after adjustment, pay attention to the following:
For rear disc brake be sure that toggle lever returns to stopper when parking brake lever is released.There is no drag when parking brake lever is released.
- Release parking brake lever and loosen adjusting nut.
- Depress brake pedal fully at least 10 times with engine running.
- Pull control lever 4-5 notches. Then adjust control lever by turning adjusting nut.
- Pull control lever 7-8 notches (drum brake) 8-9 notches (disc brake) with specified amount of force (44 lbs (196 N). Check lever stroke and ensure smooth operation.
Bend warning lamp switch plate to ensure:
Warning lamp comes on when lever is lifted --1-- notches.