Fw: Parking Brake Cable Adjust

motogo1 motogo1 at cox.net
Tue May 13 11:46:41 EDT 2003

And if you do decide to change it, there is a retaining clip and housing
that the cable runs through on the side of the tunnel. This clip most likely
will be rusted and a bitch to get out. I recommend buying a new one before
you start, so you get an idea of how to go about removing it.


----- Original Message -----
From: "motogo1" <motogo1 at cox.net>
To: "Audi 200" <200q20v at audifans.com>
Sent: Tuesday, May 13, 2003 10:41 AM
Subject: Re: Parking Brake Cable Adjust

> I'd also recommend checking the brake cable. Remove it from the caliper
> actuating arm and see how easily it moves.  On both my 94 S4 and on the
> the brake cables on the right side (passenger) needed replacing. IIRC both
> outer cable housings were broken near or under the cable support near the
> back end where they make a 90 degree bend. That along with the maintenance
> on the actuating arm solved the problem.
> Gary Martin
> 94 UrS4
> 91 200 TQA
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Phil and Judy Rose" <pjrose at frontiernet.net>
> >
> > That may do it, although I'd  recommend you first verify that the
> > brake cables are in good condition.

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