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my parking brake seems to loosen up everytime i ride never really noticed till it started to roll away on a hill the other day anyone know why or is it just the calbe strechin a little bit cuz its a new bike
 

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the first time i rode my xx the parking brake worked, but ever since then it hasn't..... im thinkin about just takin it off. i have no idea on how to make it work again, and it jus takes up alot of space on the handlebars...lol
 

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You have to tighten it (which is a pain in the ass to do!) It explained how to in the service manual. It is very tight in there though (insert that's what she said here) Mine loosens up every ride so I just stopped tightening it. Just put it in gear and shut it off. That's my parking brake now. Damn things are a pain
 

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The reason it does that is b/c it goes off just your regular rear brake, which every time you use it is wears itself down a little bit, so over time it loosens a lot. It is a known issue on any rear disc fourwheeler, and all you need to do is tighten or, or do as crash says and leave it in gear, which is what I do. I am going to block it off tho, as i never use it, so I don't have to worry about it.
 

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I think I will probably block mine off as well
 

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yep that is the only complaint Ive had on this bike

Ive had mine adjusted by the dealer twice I give up asv is looking good at this point lol

just get rid of it
 

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Got rid of mine also and change perch/lever, if it's not adjusted properly; will wear out your rear brake quicker.
 

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Yeah its just from the normal brake usage. Its really not that bad to adjust. All it is is I think a twelve or ten mm wrench and an 8 mm wrench just brake the bigger bolt loose and hold it while tightening the 8mm bolt. Try the parking brake and if its set OK than tighten everything back up. Its only a two minute fix. I do it after every ride just to have it.
 

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Could someone post a mini tutorial with photos to explain how to adjust or fix the parking brake?

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Download or print the service manual in the how to section.
 

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just leave it in gear
 

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but its, strange because I have look for the rear disc and it seems that dont need that brake block..

but thanks for reply..
 

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Could someone post a mini tutorial with photos to explain how to adjust or fix the parking brake?

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No tutorial but heres a photo of parking brake adjuster. Not a good photo but a photo, sorry 700 is on the trailer and loaded with 3 others. Anyway, to tighten e-brake. Loosen the lock nut near the arm, and tighten the adjusting bolt. Test brake and tighten lock nut.

If this dont work consult your local Honda dealer, or browse the manual and find some other bolts to turn lol.

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If you are removing the parking brake then yes
 

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Take it off i did because it was a pain and didnt work anyways get a block plate and asv levers and your good to good not to mention it looks cooler
 
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