Device and repair of Toyota RAV4 SUVs (Toyota RAV) - Adjustment of the parking brake-//

Toyota PAB4-Toyota RAV4
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11. Brake system
   General information
   Specifications
   Anti-blocking system of brakes (ABS)
   Replacement of front brake shoes
   Replacement of a support of a forward brake
   Check and replacement of brake disks
   Replacement of back brake shoes
   Replacement of the working brake cylinder
   Replacement of the main brake cylinder
   Replacement of sealing rings of a tank of the brake system
   Replacement of brake tubes and hoses
   Pumping of the hydraulic drive of brakes
   Check and replacement of the vacuum amplifier of brakes
   Adjustment of the parking brake
   Replacement of cables of the parking brake
   Adjustment of provision of a pedal of a brake
   Check and replacement of the switch of a stoplight
12. Suspension bracket
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Schemes of electric equipment


Toyota RAV4>> Brake system>> Adjustment of the parking brake
If when tightening the lever of the parking brake against the stop it undergoes from 5 to 8 clicks, so adjustment is executed correctly. If the course makes less than 5 clicks, then brake shoes will be partially pressed to a brake disk. If course more than 8 clicks, then efficiency of the parking brake insufficient.
For access to nuts of adjustment of the parking brake remove the central console.
Release the lever of the parking brake.

Fig. 11.42. Arrangement of a lock-nut and adjusting nut of the parking brake


Weaken a lock-nut (the top nut), at the same time the second key hold an adjusting nut (the lower nut) from a provorachivaniye ( fig. 11.42 ). Rotate an adjusting nut before achievement of the required course of the lever of the parking brake and tighten a lock-nut.
Install the central console.