There is a shortening nut underneath the vehicle, did you try that?
"Never Ascribe to Malice that which can be explained by Ignorance."
John J. Peloquin
Entomology, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521
On Tue, 28 Apr 1998, Miller, John wrote:
> Does anyone know how to tighten the handbrake other than the adjustment
> bolt? I've resorted to removing the spring from the bolt and tightening the
> nut all the way to the bitter end, and although it works much better now, it
> still rolls very slowly when parked on an incline. I've looked at the
> cables and there doesn't seem to be any easy way to shorten them.
> John Miller
> 76 MGB