Parking Brake Cable Removal Tip - MustangForums.com


Go Back   MustangForums.com > Ford Mustang Tech > Classic Mustangs (Tech)
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?
Search


Classic Mustangs (Tech) Technical discussions about the Mustangs of yester-year.

Parking Brake Cable Removal Tip

Reply
 
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 12-30-2007, 04:09 PM   #1
plcdude
2nd Gear Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Oregon USA
Posts: 196
Default Parking Brake Cable Removal Tip

Hello All,

This is probably a tip that has been covered before and I am sure that there is a special tool for this but....

I am in the process of removing the rear axle to clean it up, redo bearings, brake lines etc... Anyway I have been stumped with how to remove the parking brake cable from the backing plate. A few days ago the thought came to me to use a hose clamp on the brake cable to squish the "clip" (I don't know what you call that thing) so that I could push it through the backing plate. It worked perfectly

So to remove the parking brake cable from the backing plate use a small hose clamp. See the pictures below.





[IMG]local://upfiles/71416/F5B51B7E221E448D9B40E8C6BFB45EB9.jpg[/IMG]

[IMG]local://upfiles/71416/534AE4AA356342909363F0DDFE9D2009.jpg[/IMG]

[IMG]local://upfiles/71416/E9AB467E8CE44918A714A179868210AF.jpg[/IMG]
__________________
'67 Coupe 289, 2V, C4, Bench Seat.
plcdude is offline   Reply With Quote

 
 
 
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Shifter Cable/ Auto Trans 94 v6 help. Awelbs V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 2 07-30-2015 02:42 PM
1995 GT PARTS NEEDED FIVE0RICKY 5.0L General Discussion 1 07-23-2015 03:21 PM
1992 fox body roller kweb288 Mustangs For Sale 0 07-20-2015 07:04 PM
4.0L V6 to 4.6L V8 swap how-to - 2005-2010 tx_zstang Motor Swap Section 1 07-16-2015 01:22 AM
Hard Brake Pedal With Hard Braking. 25th_anniversary_stang90 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 8 07-14-2015 06:16 AM

 
Advertising
Featured Sponsors
Vendor Directory
New Sponsors
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:37 PM.>

© Internet Brands, Inc.


This forum is owned and operated by Internet Brands, Inc., a Delaware corporation. It is not authorized or endorsed by the Ford Motor Company and is not affiliated with the Ford Motor Company or its related companies in any way. Ford® is a registered trademark of the Ford Motor Company
Emails Backup