PARKING BRAKE PAWL AND BELLCRANK ADJUSTMENT (Sheet 8 of 9)
Remove cotter pin (M).
Lift lever assembly (T) up enough to disengage the lever (T) from the vertical flats on nut (U). Turn
nut (U) on shaft (K) until it just makes contact with lever assembly (T) when lever is let fully down
and is in contact with pawl (V) and pawl is in contact with nonserrated portion of brake lever (W).
When properly adjusted, pawl (V) will touch top of brake lever (W).
Using pry bar between housing and brake lever (W), move brake lever until the first three teeth on the
brake lever (W) are fully engaged with the first three teeth on pawl (V).
Using feeler gage, measure distance between lever assembly (T) and nut (U). Measurement should be
0.045 0.005 inches.
If measurement is within tolerance, go to step 28. If measurement is not within tolerance. Repeat steps
24, 25, and 26.
Install cotter pin (M).
RIGHT SIDE SHOWN,
LEFT SIDE SAME
MULTIPIECE LEVER AND PAWL
WITH INTERLOCKING JAMNUT
Go on to Sheet 9
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