Pilot 2006-2008

Adjustments

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Minor parking brake adjustments (one or two clicks) can be made with the adjusting nut. If a larger adjustment is required, follow the major adjustment procedure.


NOTE
Depress the pedal to fully apply the parking brake. The pedal should be fully depressed after four or six clicks. Adjust the parking brake if not within specification.

Major Adjustment

Specific to:

Honda Pilot 2006-2008

  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 tire and wheel assemblies.
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  7. Fully release the parking brake pedal.
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  9. Back off the adjusting nut in the parking brake pedal.

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    Fig. Parking brake adjusting nut location



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    Fig. Parking brake cable adjustment locating point

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  11. Remove the access plug.
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  13. Turn the ratchet teeth on the adjuster nut until the shoes lock against the parking brake drum.
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  15. Perform the minor adjustment procedure.
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Minor Adjustment

Specific to:

Honda Pilot 2006-2008

  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
  2.  
  3. Raise and safely support the vehicle.
  4.  
  5. Tighten the adjusting nut until the parking brakes drag when the rear wheels are rotated.
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  7. Back off the parking brake adjusting nut in half-turn increments. Check for proper adjustment (four to six clicks) at a pedal force of 66 ft. lbs. (89 Nm).
  8.  
  9. Adjust, as required.

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    Fig. Parking brake adjusting nut location



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    Fig. Parking brake adjusting force

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