HANDBRAKE LEVER REPLACEMENT (Cont).
Inspect clevis pin (6) for excessive wear or damage. Replace if defective.
Inspect cable assembly for frays, cracks, distortion, or seized cable in sheath. Replace cable assembly
Inspect all threaded surfaces for damage. Replace any component with damaged threads.
Connect handbrake lever (8) to cable end (4).
Install two capscrews (10), four washers (1) and two new locknuts (2) securing handbrake assembly (7)
Install clevls pin (6) in handbrake assembly (7), securing handbrake cable (4) and handbrake cable
sheath (5) to handbrake assembly (7).
Install new cotter pin (3) in clevis pin (6).
Turn adjustment knob (9) until handbrake lever (8) has one-third slack travel from the disengaged posi-
tion to the engaged position.
Lubricate handbrake lever and linkage (Appendix G).
Adjust handbrake (para 2-14).