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My VW Polo 1.4 will not pull due to the handbrake being stuck, I have tried rocking it but still not budging. The hand break lever seems to be working as normal so I feel that the cable is still tort.

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  • kirsten_dani Aug 27, 2010

    I have been MOVING it. Thanks for your help I have a mechanic coming around later :)

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If the car has been standing for awhile,try putting it in reverse and drive about 10 feet backwards,it may free off.if not try with 2 people sat in the back(to add weight to the rear)then rock it/reverse.if not get back....

Posted on Aug 27, 2010

  • kirsten_dani Aug 27, 2010

    I have tried that but was on my own this morning. I even got out the car and tried rocking it from the front and back.

  • geoff hunter Aug 27, 2010

    you need to MOVE the car back and forwards not just rock it.

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