Originally Posted by Bryan59EC
Most of the cars/trucks that I have had---
Reverse will easily overpower the e-brake
Once in Drive----you go nowhere
I always release mine before trying to move a car.
But they are called....... PARKING brakes...... not, overcome reverse brakes.
(and if your drum parking brakes won't hold a car from rolling rearward when parked on a fairly steep hill...... your brakes are fubar)