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206-05
Parking Brake and Actuation
206-05
SECTION : 206-05 Parking Brake and Actuation
VEHICLE APPLICATION : 2006.0 BF Falcon
CONTENTS
PAGE
SPECIFICATIONS
Specifications .........................................................................................................................206-05-1
DESCRIPTION AND OPERATION
Parking Brake -- Sedan ........................................................................................................206-05-2
Parking Brake -- Ute/Wagon .................................................................................................206-05-2
GENERAL PROCEDURES
Parking Brake Cable Adjustment ...........................................................................................206-05-3
Parking Brake Shoe Adjustment ............................................................................................206-05-3
Major Parking Brake Service .................................................................................................206-05-4
REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION
Parking Brake Shoes .............................................................................................................206-05-5
Parking Brake Handle ............................................................................................................206-05-6
Parking Brake Lever (Wagon), Column Shift (Ute) ................................................................206-05-7
IRS Parking Brake Cable Routing .........................................................................................206-05-7
Beam Axle Parking Brake Cable Routing ..............................................................................206-05-9
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206-05-1
SECTION 206-05: Parking Brake and Actuation
206-05-1
SPECIFICATIONS
Torque Specifications
Description
Nm
Adjustment Nut
2-3
Parking Brake Screw-M6 (first 1000
10.4-12.4
vehicles only)
Parking Brake Screw-M8
20-30
The torque of the hardware is significant to the
operation of the system.
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206-05-2
SECTION 206-05: Parking Brake and Actuation
206-05-2
DESCRIPTION AND OPERATION
Parking Brake - Sedan
The parking brake is hand operated.
The parking brake utilises a dedicated rear drum
brake system. The service brake rotor also serves as
the parking brake drum.
The operating cable is routed from the parking brake
control assembly to the equalizer. The rear cables
connect the equalizer assembly to the rear drum
brakes.
NOTE: The following shoe and cable adjustment
procedures are to ensure correct cable/shoe settings,
the five click position to check for locking wheels is
not directly related to the effort/travel to hold the
vehicle on a grade, which will vary dependent on a
number of factors and could exceed five clicks.
Parking Brake - Ute/Wagon
Floor shift vehicles have a hand operated parking
brake.
Column shift utility vehicles have a seat mounted,
hand operated park brake with a return latch which
allows the lever to return to the rest position after
being engaged. The engagement status of the park
brake is indicated by a warning lamp which is
illuminated when the park brake is on. An audible
warning chime is activated if the vehicle is driven
away with the park brake engaged.
The parking brake utilises a dedicated rear drum
brake system. The service brake rotor also serves as
the parking brake drum.
The operating cable is routed from the parking brake
control assembly to the equalizer. The rear cables
connect the equalizer assembly to the rear drum
brakes.
NOTE: The following shoe and cable adjustment
procedures are to ensure correct cable/shoe settings,
the four click position to check for locking wheels is
not directly related to the effort/travel to hold the
vehicle on a grade, which will vary dependent on a
number of factors and could exceed 4 clicks.
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01/2006 2006.0 BF Falcon