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Seems the internal mechanism had failed. In my case, I had the calliper replaced by the dealer (they have proven themselves trusted, competent and pragmatic in the past).


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Is the cable jacketed? If it is it may be broken inside the jacket.


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Sounds like the the parking brake mechanism that pushes against the parking brake pads has seized, probably due to wear/corrosion/brakedust. I would take it apart and apply a very thin amount of high temp anti-seize to the joints. If this is the case you might also feel the brake shudder at certain speeds too because it should be the same as driving around ...



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