Question about 2000 Chevrolet Tahoe

1 Answer

Emergency break not working push it and it goes to the floor wondering what to do if there is a way just to ajust the cable or is there like a break shoe?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 136 Answers

The emergency brake uses the rear brakes of the vehicle, and yes it can be adjusted, the adjustments will lie inside the brake drum on the rear of the vehicle.

Posted on Jul 13, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I changed brake shoes on 2003 Accord and why emergency break not working: it streches the spring but not pushing the shoes.


Consult the manual... you may have assembled something incorrectly the e cable may be adjusted wrong,

Aug 22, 2014 | 2003 Honda Accord 2.4 LX

1 Answer

How do I tighten the hand brake cable on my 94 Toyota Tercel?


First make sure the rear breaks are ajusted or replaced when worn out drum to be skeemed aswell. Usally whe rear brakes are ajusted hand break will stop car on two to four clicks on hand brake rachet. If brakes is ajusted check cables for wear . Then ajust cable insite car remove hand brake cover and you will see a ajustable screw or nut. Rememeber to put the handbrake on four clicks and dont tighten screw or nut to much the brakes will lock

Feb 12, 2013 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Emergency break pedal on floor


it could be the emergancy brake cable or something on the pedal broke off that held the cable to the pedal. if the pedal is broken, go to the dealer and get a new one ordered, if its the cable, they are horrible to replace so just send it to someone. you will have a heck of a time doing it yourself.

Oct 20, 2012 | 2007 Chevrolet Uplander LS Minivan

1 Answer

I had an emergency brake cable snap somewhere (emergency brake cable goes to floor with no resistance). How do I tell where the broken cable is?


The cable runs under the car on the drivers side. if it broke under there it would be hanging down some. Most likely it broke at the foot pedal. There is a metal stud that is molded on the end of the cable and is prong to break first.

May 19, 2011 | 2007 Toyota Camry

1 Answer

How do you ajust a handbrake for a ford fiesta


Trace the break cable and adjust the slack in the line. Be careful doing so, it's an emergency break for a reason.

Nov 06, 2009 | 2007 Ford F

2 Answers

How can adjust the emergency brake for my 2004 GMC Envoy...


YOUR MOST LIKELY PROBLEM IS IN THE REAR ROTORS. THE PARK BRAKE AREA WILL RUST INWARD WEARING OUT THE PARK BRAKE SHOE. THE ADJUSTER IS UNDER THE ROTOR ALSO. ONE ON EACH SIDE.

ADJUST THE SHOE OUT UNTIL IT TOUCHES THE DRUM AND THEN BACK IT OFF ABOUT 6-7 CLICKS.

Jul 12, 2009 | 2004 GMC Envoy

1 Answer

EMERGENCY BRAKE PEDAL GOES DOWN TO THE FLOOR WHEN ENGAGED


sounds like you have a worn set of park break shoes. they are located inside /behind the read rotors. if you remove the rotor and the shoes look fine then you can adjust them with the little star gear located on the bottom of the brake shoes.

Apr 28, 2009 | 2001 GMC Yukon

2 Answers

Break light....


There's a switch on your emergency brake that the indicator (on your dashlight) operates from. Sometimes it slips in its bracket and gets out of adjustment causing your dash light to stay on. Its located on the upper part of your emergency brake pedal. Hope this works for you. Goodluck.

Aug 25, 2008 | 1988 Chevrolet C1500

1 Answer

Emergency brake push pedal goes clear to floor. needs tightening.


there is an adjustment under the van near the frame driver side near the gas filler tube.. use a wrench to tighten the cables...also check and see if your shoes are worn out. the farther they wear, the less your emergency brake will hold. Finally if none of this works, you may have stretched cables and have to replace them....

Aug 02, 2008 | 2002 Chevrolet Express

Not finding what you are looking for?
2000 Chevrolet Tahoe Logo

Related Topics:

180 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Chevrolet Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75807 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22133 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

8172 Answers

Are you a Chevrolet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...