I need rear brakes on "08 CRV. Mechanic says parking brake will not work afterwards. Is this true??

2fussy
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Asked by 2fussy Jun 11, 2013 at 08:06 AM about the 2008 Honda CR-V EX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Honda "08 CRV in need of rear brakes.  How does this repair affect the parking brake?

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DavidH25
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Idiot mechanic. That's ridiculous. Go somewhere else, dealer if you want very good service but more cost. but a reputable shop can do a brake job and be able to re connect parking brake

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chevyboy1994
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Yeah DavidH25 is right that mechanic is just trying to get out of some work take it to someone else.

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2fussy
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Idiot mechanic also said that the parking breaks are glued on and are very rusty and corroded. Is this a reason they may come off when cleaned up?

DavidH25
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Does not matter. They can be repaired. How corroded can a 2008 BE? My 2006 is almost new looking. I had them inspected not long ago.

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2fussy
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Thanks, guys. Had the brake repair done and the parking brake still works!

DavidH25
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Great! Happy to hear that. Now you know where NOT to go next time you need work, eh?

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