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2005 Jeep Wrangler Emergency Brake Cable seems to be loose when pulled up, but seems to grab & hold when released?

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  • efrie7777 Nov 20, 2008

    thanks.
    Turn out that the Emergency Brake Pads on passenger side were broken into loose pieces, causing the rattling noise & loose then taught Brake Cable tension, when applied.
    Don't know how that could have happened, w/ 70,000 miles on the Jeep, and I certainly don't come to a stop by applying the Emergency Brakes?
    Very weird.

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How do I adjust the emer. brake cable on 87 jeep Wrangler to grab better?

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You have to look under the car and see if the cable is broken. If it is'nt then it has to be ajusted.

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