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VE Handbrake

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How does a VE handbrake work what's different from earlier models?
I can have my VE in park with handbrake on when I lean on front or back, the car shifts/moves is this normal
 

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Works the same as earlier models.

How much does it move? How far does the handbrake lever come up when you apply it?
 

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Sounds like the handbrake needs tightening
 
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It's been that way since new I asked the service guys at holden they recon its normal
 

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Why don't u just put it in neutral and put the hand brake on and the see if the car moves.
 

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The handbrake shoes float in the drum part of the rotor so there will be a tiny bit of forward/backward movement.
 

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yeah as ricey said car will roll a tiny bit maybe 1 inch at most then the wheels lock. It feels worse
than it is.
 

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I have a problem with my handbrake aswell. On a reasonable incline my handbrake will not hold the car for a hill start, i have to balance the clutch and the throttle to keep it in the same place without moving? What can i do?
 

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I have a problem with my handbrake aswell. On a reasonable incline my handbrake will not hold the car for a hill start, i have to balance the clutch and the throttle to keep it in the same place without moving? What can i do?

Learn to drive manual.

nah seriously get your handbrake tightened, any place that services cars should be able to do it for you.
 

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I have a problem with my handbrake aswell. On a reasonable incline my handbrake will not hold the car for a hill start, i have to balance the clutch and the throttle to keep it in the same place without moving? What can i do?
Heel and toe is the go for that problem.
 
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