Nissan Maxima Service and Repair Manual: Parking brake control

Exploded View

Nissan Maxima. Exploded View

  1. Parking brake pedal
  2. Parking brake switch
  3. Pedal pad
  4. Adjusting nut
  5. Lock plate
  6. Front cable
  7. Rear cable (RH)
  8. Rear cable (LH)
  9. Equalizer
  10. Spring
  11. Pin
      Front

Removal and Installation

REMOVAL

  1. Remove rear wheel and tire using power tool. Refer to WT-60, "Adjustment".
  2. Remove instrument lower panel LH.
  3. Remove lower knee protector (LH). Refer to IP-10, "Exploded View".
  4. Disconnect parking brake switch connector.
  5. Remove adjusting nut and discard, then loosen the front cable.

    CAUTION: Do not reuse adjusting nut.

Nissan Maxima. Removal and Installation

  1. Remove parking brake pedal nuts and remove the parking brake pedal.
  2. Remove center console. Refer to IP-14, "Removal and Installation".
  3. Reposition the floor carpet aside.
  4. Separate the LH and RH rear cables from the equalizer then remove the front cable.
  5. Remove the front exhaust tube and the center exhaust tube. Refer to EX-5, "Removal and Installation".
  6. Remove the exhaust center tube heat insulator.
  7. Remove the rear brake disc rotors. Refer to BR-36, "Removal and Installation of Brake Caliper and Rotor".
  8. Disconnect the LH and RH rear cables from the toggle lever. Refer to PB-8, "Exploded View".
  9. Remove the LH and RH rear cable bolts and nuts, then remove the LH and RH rear cables.

INSTALLATION

Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

CAUTION: Do not reuse adjusting nut.

  • Refer to PB-6, "Exploded View" for torque specifications.
  • Adjust parking brake.
    Removal and installation

    Parking brake shoe