Hyundai Tucson: Parking Brake Adjustment

Hyundai Tucson - Fourth generation (NX4) - (2020-2023) - Workshop Manual / Brake System / Parking Brake System / Parking Brake Adjustment


After disassembling/assembling the caliper body or replacing the caliper, parking brake cable or brake disc, re-adjust the parking brake.

  1. Remove the floor console assembly.

    (Refer to Body - "Floor Console Assembly")

  2. For the brake pad to locate on the normal operation position, depress the brake pedal halfway several times until the brake pedal gains resistance.
  3. Release the parking brake lever completely so that the parking brake cable is loosened.
  4. Adjust the parking brake lever stroke by turning adjusting nut (A).

5 - 7 clicks (Pull the lever with 196N (20 kgf, 44 lbf))

  1. Tension the parking brake cable by tightening the adjusting nut, until the operating levers on both calipers lift from the stop, up to a distance of (A) and (D) between operating lever (B) and stopper (C).

Distance (A + D) : Max. 3 mm (0.12 in)

  1. Release the parking brake lever fully, and check that parking brakes do not drag when the rear wheels are turned. Readjust if necessary.
  2. Make sure that the parking brakes are fully applied when the parking brake lever is pulled up fully.
  3. Install the floor console assembly.

    (Refer to Body - "Floor Console Assembly")


     Lever Type

    Removal Disconnect the negative (-) battery cable. Release the parking brake. Remove the floor console assembly. (Refer to Body - "Floor Console Assembly") Remove the cable retainer and remove the parking brake cable (A). WAR

     Pedal Type

    Front cable Disconnect the (-) batteiy terminal. Release the parking brake. Remove the crash pad lower panel. (Refer to Body - "Crash Pad Lower Panel") Remove the Integrated Central Control Unit (ICU). (Refer to Body Elect

     Main Function

    Static Braking Mode The operation and the cancellation at the stop condition of the vehicle (1) The operation condition: Pull the EPB switch irrespective of the brake pedal pressed condition. (Pull). The Vehicle speed <= 3kph (2


     Differential Carrier Assembly- Installation

    Installation Install the differential carrier bracket (A). Install the jack and intall the differential carrier assembly (A). Tightening torque : 68.6 - 88.3 N m (7.0 - 9.0 kgf m , 50.6 - 65.1 lb ft) Install the coupling ass


    Opening the liftgate Make sure the vehicle is in P (Park) and set the parking brake. Then do one of the following: Unlock all doors with the Door Unlock button on your remote key or smart key. Press the liftgate handle button and o