Sticking Parking Brake, doesn't release correctly on '97 ETC
12-01-2004, 06:14 PM
I have a '97 ETC w/49k on it and it has been a great car. One thing is the park brake faile to release on ocassion. You can tap the pedal and it releases. Anyone had this problem? Probably the cable just needs a little lubrication.
03-30-2005, 10:03 AM
Try putting it in drive when the parking brake is on. That automaticly releases it.
04-15-2005, 11:11 AM
Got a 96 ETC. Mine did exactly the same thing for a while where it would stick but finally went out completely requiring whole new assembly. If the manual release lever was larger/longer like it was on earlier Cads one could actually use the brake even after the auto release quits. As it is you can't get at it at all easily.
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