1970 Buick Skylark Emergency Brake Routing

Discussion in 'Help From Above' started by hermolo, Apr 30, 2019.

  1. hermolo

    hermolo Member

    Hell Buick Brethren,

    It has been over decade since I posted here (that coincides how long it has been since I have resumed my restoration.

    Anyway, I did a frame off about 15 years ago and am in the final stages of prep before paint and body.

    I need one of you to send or post a picture where the emergency brake cable penetrates the frame from the parking brake mechanism (on the driver's side). I am having trouble figuring out how it "mounts" but it is obvious it uses a clip.

    Anyway, any help is greatly appreciated.
  2. 12lives

    12lives Gravity is matter warping space-time - Einstein

  3. hermolo

    hermolo Member

    Thanks Bill, I am manual rich....but, they do not give the detail beneath the frame (I even have the GM factory service manual, chassis manual and fisher body manual). I really need someone to craw under and take a photo.
  4. hugger

    hugger Well-Known Member

    It can only go one way thru the oval hole in between the body mounts and then tru the round hole on the inside of the frame there behind the back shift linkage. It's so stiff it's not going anywhere but where its intended
  5. hermolo

    hermolo Member

    Yeah, I have it in the correct hole. I just can't figure out the clip. It seems like I am missing something.
  6. 12lives

    12lives Gravity is matter warping space-time - Einstein

  7. hugger

    hugger Well-Known Member

    U clip just slides on after it goes thru the frame
  8. hermolo

    hermolo Member

    Yeah, I have that manual, will need to air for an actual picture.
  9. cjp69

    cjp69 Platinum Level Contributor

  10. hermolo

    hermolo Member

    great pics! But not a clear shot.....thanks though!
  11. GKMoz

    GKMoz Gary / Moz


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