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Old 11-02-2012, 01:07 PM
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Originally Posted by bigdog7373 View Post
I just realized that it's going to be a pain in the butt to have to press and release the e brake pedal all the time when i get the 4 speed in the car. I dont usually leave the car in gear when parking cause there's very few hills here so i prefer to just use the e-brake. Has anyone gotten rid of the pedal and mouted something in/ near the console, between the seats successfully? I've seen some "kits" but they are for of a race purpose, they're ugly *** hell. Should i just leave it be and get used to the pedal or what?
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Edit: Here's the one i found. I was thinking i could just have it come up through the console but it will be on the wrong side
I've never had a problem using the pedal type e-brake in my GM cars. If you REALLY don't like that (which surprises me because most people have stronger legs than arms) then consider an under-dash style T-handle e-brake like that used on the early Mustangs.
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