Q: Can't start car

asked by on February 08, 2016

My car is not starting.

The parking brake mechanism controls the rear brakes, and if the rear brakes, or the parking brake cable is overtightened, the brakes may bind. Also, if the parking cables are rusted excessively, then the cables may bind and cause the brakes to bind. I recommend having a mechanic, like one from YourMechanic, inspect your vehicle’s brake system to see if the problem is in the rear brakes, or the parking brake cables.

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