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    Default handbrake

    my handbrake only seems to be holding right on one side

    is it adjustable or will it need a new cable?

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    Could be piston sticking in caliper

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    I have had this twice now, both times on removing the wheel I found that the return spring on the top of the caliper had worn away. I had to go to a scrappys to get new ones as its not a service part available through VX.

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    What Das said, happened to my o/s caliper but i did the stupid thing and brought a new caliper from vx (as it only comes with the caliper) £90 later.

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