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Urgent Help - Hand Brake cable 172



  Clio 172
Has anyone replaced a handbrake cable on a 172 is it difficult ?

Is one side more difficult than the other ?
 

Danith

ClioSport Club Member
  VRS 230 & Ep3
my mates havin a nightmare with mine. he says he keeps gettin sold the wrong one thats too long???? this sound familiar to anyone???? why is it so hard to change a simple cable?
 

Danith

ClioSport Club Member
  VRS 230 & Ep3
and oh yeah. he said he had to mess about with the adjuster which is blasphemy with these cars?! is that big problem?
 
  Lionel Richie
no, i always have to adjust the adjuster because 9/10 times someone in the past has just overtightened it to take up the slack
 
  Clio 172
I've had to resort to buying from the stealers, as I failed my MOT last saturday so only have 10 days to rectify the cable :(
 

Danith

ClioSport Club Member
  VRS 230 & Ep3
why u have to resort buyin it from dealer? they the only people really who can supply the EXACT part? my mates havin a nightmare with his motor factor ones
 


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