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Old 08-07-2013, 12:12 PM   #1
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Just wanted to see if anyone has ever had to adjust the parking break on these RV's and what the process was. Any help would be much appreciated.
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Old 08-07-2013, 12:19 PM   #2
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Old 08-07-2013, 12:29 PM   #3
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Are you talking about putting air brakes on?
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Old 08-07-2013, 01:06 PM   #4
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Thanks, first rv and we are having a blast in it. Not planning on doing air brakes and it is on a p30 chassis, gas burner. The park break will not engage and when I put it in park, still wants to roll. The dealer we bought it from, has it right now and is repairing it. He has told me that it will take a sending unit and a switch. Which seems to go out on these. But being a older truck guy, I thought with the parking brake, it was tightening up the main line. Just wanted to check, since this is bigger than a truck or old car.
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Thanks, I could use all the help I can get
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