Ford Focus hand brake trouble

2005 Ford Focus Problem

Ref#3484
CarFord Focus 1.8tdci
Year2005
Ownerpedr09
Posted29/11/2009
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hi, had my car for a while now and all is well apart from my hand brake when im on flat surfaces and slight inclines my hand brake works when i go slightly steeper or turn wheels in car starts to roll... does anybody have any solutions?
Problem Category
Steering, Suspension, Brakes, Wheels & Tyres


Solution 1
wiggy4170 | Driver | Since: Jan 2009 | Posts: 0 | Fixes: 425 | View Garage
Suggested Solution

adjust the rear brake shoes you will get a better brake pedal as well


Posted on Sunday 29th of November 2009
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pedr09 | Driver | Since: Nov 2009 | Posts: 0 | Fixes: 0 | View Garage
Suggested Solution

Its got discs and pads on the back, if it only happens on mildy steep to steep inclines but not on other occasions could it be the pads not griping the disc enough?


Posted on Saturday 12th of December 2009
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