How to adjust the parking brake on a Ford F-150

If your Ford F-150 is having trouble staying parked on hills and the emergency brake is wet, you may have to tighten it.You don’t have to take it to a mechanic.It’s important that this repair is done correctly because the braking system is very important on every vehicle.Since you will have to get under the truck to make the adjustment, make sure the rest of the brake components are in good shape.

If your Ford F-150 is having trouble staying parked on hills and the emergency brake is wet, you may have to tighten it.You don’t have to take it to a mechanic.It’s important that this repair is done correctly because the braking system is very important on every vehicle.Since you will have to get under the truck to make the adjustment, make sure the rest of the brake components are in good shape.

The engine should be turned off when the truck is in gear.Remove the front tires and jack the truck up.The truck should be placed on the jack stands.

Look behind one of the rear tires as you climb under the truck.There is a rubber cap behind the brake dust cover.Take the cap off with a screwdriver.

The adjustment star is under the cap.The emergency brakes will be tightened if it is turned clockwise andcounterclockwise.

You can adjust the adjustment star on the other side of the truck.The caps should be replaced.