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8/12/10 5:47pm - Original Message: 'Looking For A Diagram'
tinbender
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edgwood, MD - USA

Vette(s):
1975 convertible,with the hard top and power streering.it a 350 L48 with auto trans. the color is light blue.

Joined: 11/1/2007
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 Dose anyone have a good diagram of the parking brake.The AIM manual only shows the cable going to the rear wheels.But not the e-brake inside the caliaper hub.The pads,springs,clips and what ever else is in there.
                                           Rick
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8/12/10 11:30pm - Reply: 'Looking For A Diagram'
jp75vette
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Bloomfield Hills, MI - USA

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1975 Corvette coupe, 4 speed manual, 383 ci 9.5:1,Edelbrock dual plane Air Gap intake, Alum Heads,Comp Cam, roller Rockers, PS,PB,Tilt

Joined: 6/29/2008
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here are a few pics of when I replaced mine. The zip tie trick is a good one to get the springs in. You will need special tool for the heay springs.


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8/13/10 2:17am - Reply: 'Looking For A Diagram'
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Lemon Grove, CA - USA

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1982 C3 Collectors Edition 44000 miles, sat in the sun most of it's life, My wife purchased it for me for fathers day in 2007 from her girl friend that had it for 19 years. It is on the road again. I'm retired but it is now my daily driver.

Joined: 10/17/2007
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Try this it seems to cover a lot and with pictures!  http://www.corvettemagazine.com/technical-articles/c3/107-corvette-parking-brake-rebuild.html 

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8/13/10 3:35pm - Reply: 'Looking For A Diagram'
tinbender
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edgwood, MD - USA

Vette(s):
1975 convertible,with the hard top and power streering.it a 350 L48 with auto trans. the color is light blue.

Joined: 11/1/2007
Posts: 736
 Thanks for the pic's jp75vette,I like the zip tie idea for the little springs .Is the special tool for the big spring a local parts store tool or do I have to order it from a vette supplier.Thanks for the link also Gilbert I haven't been able to get it to work yet.but because of weather I got plenty of time to keep trying.
                                             Rick

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