Parking brake stroke

Check the parking brake stroke according

Check the parking brake stroke according to the maintenance schedule in the Warranty and Maintenance Booklet.

When the parking brake is properly adjusted, braking power is fully applied by pulling the lever up 7 to 8 notches gently but firmly (approximately 45 lbf [200 N, 20.4 kgf]). If the parking brake lever stroke is not within the specified range, have the brake system checked and adjusted at your SUBARU dealer.

    See also:

    Safety warnings
    You will find a number of WARNINGs, CAUTIONs and NOTEs in this manual. These safety warnings alert you to potential hazards that could result in injury to you or others. Please read these safety ...

    R (Reverse)
    This position is for backing the vehicle. To shift from the N to R position, stop the vehicle completely then move the lever to the R position. ...

    Towing
    WARNING Never tow AWD vehicles (including AT, MT and CVT) with the front wheels raised off the ground while the rear wheels are on the ground, or with the rear wheels raised off the ground while ...