1996 Peugeot 306 1.9 Dt Handbrake not holding on hill

Peugeot 306 Problem
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Handbrake not holding on hill
Nov 1, 2011 (8 years ago)
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 handbrake doesn't hold at all on a hill...
Any ideas?
Laura x

Car details
Car: Peugeot 306
Variant: 1.9 Dt
Model Year: 1996
Category: Steering, Suspension, Brakes, Wheels & Tyres

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Nov 1, 2011 (8 years ago)
Need to get brake linings checked. Also make sure that there is no oil or anything else that may have contaminated the brakes. Also get handbrake cable checked!!!!!...
Ivan B
Fixes: 26
Nov 4, 2011 (8 years ago)
Handbrake cable sounds to be over stgretched. Try taking it up but you may need a new one
Fixes: 1
Nov 6, 2011 (8 years ago)
thank-you :) im takin it garage tommoz x
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