If parking cable was replaced, pull up and release the parking brake handle several times to stretch and set the cable.
Working underneath rear of car and with parking brake fully released, adjust cables at locking nuts (arrow) so that equal amounts of thread show on each cable.
• Check to be sure there is slight axial (in and out) play in both cables at the trailing arms.
• Check to be sure both wheels turn freely with parking brake released.
^ Access parking brake handle assembly as described later under Parking brake cable, replacing.
• Check to make sure cable bar is exactly transverse (90° angle) to car.
• Adjust cables as necessary.
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