Nissan Car Altima & Sentra 1999-06

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Adjustment




NOTE
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.
 

  1. Release parking brake lever and loosen adjusting nut.
  2.  
  3. Depress brake pedal fully at least 10 times with engine running.
  4.  
  5. Pull control lever 4-5 notches. Then adjust control lever by turning adjusting nut.
  6.  
  7. 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.
  8.  
  9. Bend warning lamp switch plate to ensure:

    Warning lamp comes on when lever is lifted --1-- notches.
     
    Warning lamp goes out when lever is fully released.
     

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