Subaru Forester Brakes 1999 2000 (27) PDF

8. Parking Brake Lever
A: REPLACEMENT
1) Remove console box from front floor.
2) Disconnect electric connector for parking brake
switch.
3) Loosen parking brake adjuster, and remove
inner cable end from equalizer.
4) Remove parking brake lever.
5) Install parking brake lever in the reverse order
of removal.
Torque (Lever installing bolt):
18
5 Nm (1.8
0.5 kg-m, 13.0
3.6 ft-lb)
6) Adjust parking brake lever by turning adjuster
until parking brake lever stroke is set at 7 to 8
notches with operating force of 196 N (20 kg, 44
lb).
7) Tighten lock nut.
Torque (Adjuster lock nut):
5.9
1.5 Nm (0.60
0.15 kg-m, 4.3
1.1 ft-lb)
B4M0050B
(1) Parking brake lever
(2) Lock nut
(3) Adjusting nut
B: PARKING BRAKE ADJUSTMENT
1. LEVER STROKE ADJUSTMENT
1) Remove console cover.
2) Forcibly pull parking brake lever 3 to 5 times.
3) Adjust parking brake lever by turning adjuster
until parking brake lever stroke is set at 7 to 8
notches with operating force of 196 N (20 kg, 44
lb).
B4M0050B
(1) Parking brake lever
(2) Lock nut
(3) Adjusting nut
4) Tighten lock nut.
Lever stroke:
7 to 8 notches when pulled with a force
of 196 N (20 kg, 44 lb)
Tightening torque (Lock nut):
5.9
1.5 Nm (0.60
0.15 kg-m, 4.3
1.1 ft-lb)
5) Install console cover.
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8. Parking Brake Lever

Subaru Forester Brakes 1999 2000 (27) Summary of Content

8. Parking Brake LeverA: REPLACEMENT1) Remove console box from front floor.2) Disconnect electric connector for parking brakeswitch.3) Loosen parking brake adjuster, and removeinner cable end from equalizer.4) Remove parking brake lever.5) Install parking brake lever in the reverse orderof removal.Torque (Lever installing bolt):185 Nm (1.80.5 kg-m, 13.03.6 ft-lb)6) Adjust parking brake lever by turning adjusteruntil parking brake lever stroke is set at 7 to 8notches with operating force of 196 N (20 kg, 44lb).7) Tighten lock nut.Torque (Adjuster lock nut):5.91.5 Nm (0.600.15 kg-m, 4.31.1 ft-lb)B4M0050B(1) Parking brake lever(2) Lock nut(3) Adjusting nutB: PARKING BRAKE ADJUSTMENT1. LEVER STROKE ADJUSTMENT1) Remove console cover.2) Forcibly pull parking brake lever 3 to 5 times.3) Adjust parking brake lever by turning adjusteruntil parking brake lever stroke is set at 7 to 8notches with operating force of 196 N (20 kg, 44lb).B4M0050B(1) Parking brake lever(2) Lock nut(3) Adjusting nut4) Tighten lock nut.Lever stroke:7 to 8 notches when pulled with a forceof 196 N (20 kg, 44 lb)Tightening torque (Lock nut):5.91.5 Nm (0.600.15 kg-m, 4.31.1 ft-lb)5) Install console cover.39[W8B1] 4-4SERVICE PROCEDURE8. Parking Brake Lever