Whoa, lasted 5 minutes? Yours lasted longer than mine. Foolishly I went
and bought another one.....it didn't last any longer.
I then bought a new cable. I seemed to help but only moderately.
I think the most critical item is to keep the rear brakes adjusted.
Larry Hoy; Denver, CO. USA
1969 MGB Roadster
1987 Jaguar XJ6 VDP
"It's not how fast you go, it's how fast you go fast"
> -----Original Message-----
> From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]On
> Behalf Of bill
> Otherwise, no, I've not found a
> successful method of shortening the cable. Put in one of those
> clamps once
> - it lasted 5 min.
> > Miller, John wrote:
> > >
> > > Does anyone know how to tighten the handbrake other than the
> > > bolt?