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Brake pedal adjustment

How do i adjust my brake pedal on my mitsubishi L200, their is too much travel on the pedal at the moment

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Hi

If you pull the hand brake on a little, and the pedal improves, the problem is in the rear brakes, possibly worn to max, if so, you will have to investigate.
Good Luck !

John.

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