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Parking brake stuck on a 1990 Buick LeSabre

I have a 1990 Buick LeSabre that I bought about a week ago. I was checking a couple of things over when i got home with it. I push the parking brake pedal and released it with no problem, but I didn't realize at the time that the cable attached to the pedal didn't pull back into the casing. I could use some help on this one.

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  • Aaron Dea May 12, 2009

    what do you think would be the best plan of action.
    WD-40?


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I live in snow country and have had the same thing happen. In my case it was the cable that hug up. It got corroded with road salt and water and when applied froze in that position. Also a frayed cable will hang up in the sheathing. I don't think the spring is bad as the peddle did come back. Good luck.

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