Nissan Murano 2003-05

Cables

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Adjustment



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
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  3. Raise and safely support the vehicle.
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  5. Remove the rear wheels.
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  7. Insert a deep socket wrench to rotate the adjusting nut and loosen the cable. Then, return the pedal.
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  9. Using a couple of lug nuts, install them on the rotor to prevent it from tilting.
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  11. Remove the adjusting hole plug on the rotor. Using a flat bladed tool, turn the adjuster in direction -A- until the rotor is locked.
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  13. After locking the rotor turn the adjuster in the opposite direction (5-6 notches).

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    Fig. Parking brake adjuster location

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  15. Rotate the rotor to make sure there is no drag. Install the adjusting plug cap.
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  17. Adjust the cable as follows. Operate the pedal 10 or more times with a force of 110 lbs.
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  19. Rotate the adjusting nut with a deep socket to adjust the pedal stroke.
    NOTE
    Do not reuse the adjusting nut after removing it.

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  21. When the parking brake cable is operated with a force of 44 lbs, make sure the stroke is within the specified number of notches (3-4). Listen and count the ratcheting -click-.
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  23. With the pedal completely returned, make sure there is no drag on the rear brake.
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  25. Correct as required.
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