Handbrake Cable

What is a Handbrake Cable?

The Handbrake Cable is part of the car Braking System system. We have 1 associated problem symptoms connected to it.

We also have 22 owner problems that mention it.

What problems can be caused by a faulty Handbrake Cable?
22 problems that mention the Handbrake Cable

Showing the latest 10, see more problems here

1
response
Hand brake not holding the car in a parked position and/or self disengaging?? Any tips..

Hand brake not doing it's job of holding car in a parked position when on a small decline or incline. Also, noticed brake lever has jumped out of it's locked position. You walk away from car showing ...

2003 Ferrari 575 Maranello
Posted: Jul 13, 2021
3
responses
Occasional amber engine light on, and had the glow plug light flash??

I noticed only a few weeks ago, i been getting afew.... what id consider small issues? first time a month ago, i got the car go into limp mode for all of 5 seconds, after being in 3rd gear and droppin...

2005 Ford Mondeo 2.0 TDCi
Posted: Dec 29, 2015
4
responses
Squeak when brake released

I have a very annoying squeak when brake is released at offside rear wheel, it's there only when handbrake is off whether driving or stopped and not there when handbrake is on, i removed brake shoes o...

2004 Nissan Almera 1.5
Posted: Oct 22, 2015
5
responses
Petrol gauge faulty

I ran out of petrol and yet the petrol gauge showed I had at least 18 litres in the tank. What wrong, how to fix? is it expensive? and could I do the work?

2003 Citroen Xsara Picasso 1.6
Posted: May 31, 2015
4
responses
Corsa won't start

My Problems began with my key turning over and the engine dying. I would need to rev the car for a good ten minutes to get it started. I needed a new clutch, gearbox, coilheads, sparkplugs and handbra...

2000 Vauxhall Corsa 1.2
Posted: Feb 19, 2015
2
responses
Tyres screeching

Each time I start driving my car I hear a high pitched screeching sound that seems to be coming from the wheels. After a few minutes of driving i can no longer hear it. This has been happening for ov...

2005 Peugeot 307 2.0L XSE Auto
Posted: Sep 16, 2013
1
response
Handbrake problem

Hello, Just want to pick collective thoughts really. I recently carried out an 80k service on my Zafira. In order to negate removing the undertray I placed the car on a set of drive on ramps. W...

2003 Vauxhall Zafira 2.0 DTi 16V Design
Posted: Jan 22, 2013
3
responses
Hand Brake sticking

Can anyone suggest a solution or explanation. When my car has been sat overnight my handbrake "brake" stays put and when I try to pull away it won't move unless I step on the gas. Once I get moving I...

2000 Vauxhall Tigra 1.4
Posted: Dec 19, 2012
3
responses
Handbrake not holding on hill

HI, Hope someone can help... so last night i pulled up in the petrol station and engaged my handbrake... it came all the way up to the top, i have tried to park the car on a hill (to test) and the ha...

1996 Peugeot 306 1.9 Dt
Posted: Nov 1, 2011
1
response
Handbrake cable

Iwant to change the handbrake cable but don't know how to get to the lever end(lever not electric) to change it

2003 Renault Scenic 1.4
Posted: Aug 10, 2011
Get one delivered to your door

Handbrake Cable ... order now for collection or delivery from Euro Car Parts.

  • Free UK Delivery
  • 365 Day Returns
  • Free Click and Collect
Braking System parts