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Old 12-23-2006, 02:27 PM   #1
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What's the secret to remove the parking brake handle? I don't see any hardware, so I assume it's glued?
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Old 12-23-2006, 03:29 PM   #2
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Ok it was glued on. There was a lot of glue, which I don't think is normal. Grip firmly, slowly twist handle both ways, and eventually it will start to slide off.

After all that, I'm not sure I care for the voodoo e-brake handle I just put on. The voodoo shift **** otoh is the shiznit.
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Agreed. The shift **** is clutch (ahem), but the parking brake handle I could live without.
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