handbrake question

Phil Rose pjrose at frontiernet.net
Mon Mar 3 10:35:35 PST 2008

At 11:13 AM -0500 3/3/08, YBK wrote:
>As for hand brake on the snow you will lock you rear and go into 
>skid faster then you'd think. Be prepared to release the brake and 
>steer quickly.

With the '89-'91 Audis well-established proclivity for seized 
handbrake-cables and rear caliper mechanism, the last thing I'd elect 
(or recommend) to do is a maneuver requiring the handbrake to release 
quickly (unless you've recently refurbished cables and calipers).

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