Hi all its Mr Winkey again.
I have just read "Punto Handbrake" by Dan which made me think of
something i have wondered for a while.
The handbrake on every cinq i have come accross is total shit unless
you are like me and can nearly pull it out of the floor. My girlfriend
can even get it to hold on an extremely slight incline never mind
So, my question, is it not possible to just use the hub and drum from
another car, like a Fiesta or something small?
Or is there any way of sorting the problem out. A mechanic i spoke to
that does MOT's said they just pass them as they never work properly.
cinq handbrakes can be great but on 90% of cinq's they total crap.
the problem is the handbrake links sieze and very few people seem too free
them off, also the automatic adjusters dont work so well and the rear
shoes end up getting adjusted out by the handbrake cable.
Ey up mate,
sorry it has taken me so long to reply, i have just been stupidly busy lately.
Thanks for your reply, but you have now left one begging question,
How do i free the links? and what and where are they?
Lol, totaly seems like a stupid question i know.
Thanks in advance
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