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My e-brake froze up on me this morning... is there a way to loosen it up so im not driving with my brake on the whole time??... next time its cold like last night ill just park it in 4th with no brake haha
 

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Re: E-brake Froze (Majik6)

Damn man..if I can remember yesterday you had issues with yer MKIV lights..today this mess... man just sell it
Kiddin..My ebrake froze/siezed up on me last year...wasnt fun..and deff not a fun bill..had to replace basically everything in the back brakes...
 

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Re: E-brake Froze (Moe Sizlack)

thats what i meant, my bad.. yea.. mk4 lights im puttin off till friday.. im gonna make my own brackets.. the brakes are okay now but i was just wondering what i should do if it happened again
 

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Re: E-brake Froze (Nick98VR6)

Quote, originally posted by Nick98VR6 »
I had this exact same problem a couple days ago when the temps drastiucally dropped here...
http://forums.vwvortex.com/zerothread?id=1179661
I haven't been using my ebrake... just leaving it in gear. http://****************.com/smile/emthup.gif

yea, pay very close attention to the second post in that thread, that guy really knows his iSH!!!!!!!!
 

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Re: E-brake Froze (Fallacy)

If you have to get it unstuck, take a bucket of hot water and pour it throught the wheel so that is covers the brake caliper. Then don't use the e-brake until you get the e-brake cables replaced...........
 
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