Kia Clarus/Credos

1995-2001 of release

Repair and car operation

KIA Klarus
1.1. Periodicity of maintenance
+ 2. FE DOHC engines and Т8 DOHC
+ 3. Greasing system
+ 4. Cooling system
+ 5. Power supply system and release
+ 6. Fuel system
+ 7. Ignition system
+ 8. Coupling
+ 9. Mechanical transmission
+ 10. АКП G4A–EL
+ 11. АКП 50–40 LE
+ 12. Axes and power shafts
+ 13. Steering
+ 14. Wheels and tires
+ 15. Suspension bracket
+ 16. Body
+ 17. Central air
+ 18. Electric equipment
- 19. Brake system
   19.1. Specifications
   19.2. Pumping of hydraulic system of a drive of brakes
   19.3. Check of brake tubes and hoses
   19.4. Replacement of brake hoses
   19.5. Height of installation of a pedal of a brake
   19.6. Free wheeling of a pedal of a brake
   19.7. Distance of a pedal of a brake from a floor
   19.8. Brake pedal
   19.9. Check of the switch of a stoplight
   19.10. Main brake cylinder
   19.11. Check of the vacuum amplifier of brakes
   19.12. Forward disk brake
   19.13. Back disk brake
   19.14. Pressure regulator
   19.15. Parking brake
   19.16. Anti-blocking system of brakes (ABS)
   19.17. List of codes of malfunctions of brake system
   19.18. Precautions at carrying out repair
   19.19. Pumping of hydraulic system of a drive of brakes
   19.20. Hydraulic control unit (HCV)
   19.21. ABS control unit
   19.22. Sensors of frequency of rotation of a wheel
   19.23. Rotor of the forward sensor
   19.24. Main survey
   19.25. Check of functionality
   19.26. Search and elimination of malfunctions
+ 20. Electric circuits

19.15. Parking brake


2–adjusting nut;
3–returnable spring;
4–forward cable of the parking brake;
7–back cable of the parking brake.


Be convinced of that the course of the lever corresponds to the value specified below at its raising with effort of 98 N (10 kgfs).

Course: 5–7 clicks


1. Before adjustment start up the engine and several times press a brake pedal at car movement by a backing.
2. Switch off the engine.
3. Turn out a bolt and uncover the lever of the parking brake.
4. Take a clip of an adjusting nut and turn an adjusting nut ahead of a lay cable.
5. After adjustment execute the following checks:

– include ignition, lift the brake lever on one click and be convinced that the control lamp lit up;
– be convinced of absence of jamming of a back brake.

Removal and installation


Adjust a course of the lever of the parking brake.

Several times press a pedal of a brake and be convinced of absence of jamming of back brakes at wheel rotation manually.

1. Removal carry out in the sequence shown in drawing.
2. Check a condition of all details and, if necessary, repair or replace them.
3. Installation carry out to sequences, return shown in drawing.