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Old October 25th, 2005, 03:04 PM
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Tom More
1995 D90
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Reverse problems

While backing up my D-90 it feels sort of like the e-brake is engage but when I start to pull forward it feels fine. When rolling backwards with the clutch pushed in it also feels fine, it only seems to bind/drag when in gear with clutch engaged under power.

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Old October 25th, 2005, 05:12 PM

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Hi Tom,

My '94 Disco was making a funky noise while backing recently too.

I took off the rear driveshaft , put everything in neutral and spun the e-brake drum frontwards and backwards ... guess what? It only made the goofy binding noise spinning backwards.

You can either back off the adjuster until the noise goes away - at which point you have no parking brake, or replace the brake shoes, turn the drum/have it turned back to round, and clean up the adjuster bits.

My noise magically dissapeared and the park brake is actually back to a three click unit.


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