Peugeot 406

since 1996 release

Repair and operation of the car



Peugeot 406
+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. Engine
+ 4. Cooling systems, heating and ventilation
+ 5. Fuel system
+ 6. System of ignition
+ 7. Coupling
+ 8. Transmissions
+ 9. Power shafts
- 10. Brake system
   10.1. Technical data
   10.2. Pumping of the hydraulic brake system
   10.3. Brake pipelines and hoses
   10.4. Replacement of front brake shoes
   10.5. Replacement of back brake shoes
   10.6. Replacement of back brake shoes on drum brakes
   10.7. Forward brake disk
   10.8. Back brake disk
   10.9. Back brake drum
   10:10. Support of a forward brake
   10:11. Support of a back wheel
   10:12. Back brake cylinder
   10:13. Main brake cylinder
   10:14. Brake pedal
   10:15. Vacuum amplifier of brakes
   10:16. Unilateral valve of the vacuum amplifier of brakes
   10:17. Adjustment of the emergency brake
   10:18. Lever of the emergency brake
   10:19. Cable of the emergency brake
   10:20. Brake shoes of the emergency brake (model with disk brakes)
   10:21. The valve of adjustment of pressure in the brake system
   10:22. Stoplight switch
   10:23. Anti-blocking system of brakes (ABS)
   10:24. The vacuum pump (cars with the diesel engine)
   10:25. Check of the vacuum pump on cars with diesel engines
+ 11. Suspension bracket and steering
+ 12. Body
+ 13. Electric equipment
+ 14. Main malfunctions










10:19. Cable of the emergency brake

GENERAL INFORMATION

The cable of the emergency brake consists of 3 parts: a forward part which turns on the adjustment mechanism, the right and left back parts which connect back brakes to the adjustment mechanism on a forward cable.

Each part can be removed separately.

Removal

FORWARD PART OF THE EMERGENCY BRAKE

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Lift a back part of the car and record on supports.
2. Remove the thermal screen and weaken the regulator as much as possible to weaken a cable of the emergency brake.
3. Remove the central console.
4. Completely release the emergency brake and disconnect a cable of the emergency brake from the lever. Exempt a cable cover from brackets of fastening and communications.
5. From below the car disconnect the right back cable from the forward regulator of a cable. Unscrew the regulator and disconnect the left back cable of the emergency brake.
6. Exempt a forward cable from brackets of fastening and communications and take it from under the car.

BACK PART OF THE CABLE OF THE EMERGENCY BRAKE (MODEL WITH DRUM BRAKES)

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Lift a back part of the car and record on supports.
2. Remove the thermal screen and weaken the regulator as much as possible to weaken a cable of the emergency brake.
3. Remove the corresponding back brake drum.
4. Disconnect a cable of the emergency brake from the lever of a brake shoe and take a cable cover from a brake board.
5. Exempt on all length a cable from fastening brackets. Disconnect the right back cable from the mechanism of the regulator and unscrew the left back cable. Remove them from under the car.

BACK PART OF THE CABLE OF THE EMERGENCY BRAKE (MODEL WITH DISK BRAKES)

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Lift a back part of the car and record on supports.
2. Remove the thermal screen and weaken the regulator as much as possible to weaken a cable of the emergency brake.
3. Remove brake shoes of the emergency brake. Disconnect the mechanism of the drive of the emergency brake since the end of a cable of the emergency brake.
4. Take a cable cover from a brake board.
5. Exempt a cable from fastening brackets.
6. Disconnect the right back cable from the regulator mechanism.
7. Unscrew the left back cable. Take cables from under the car.

Installation

Installation is made in the sequence, the return to removal.