V70 XC AWD L5-2.4L Turbo VIN 56 B5254T (1998)
Parking Brake Cable: Service and Repair
Brake cable (later version), replacement
Note: There are two types of cable cover.
cable cover with loose guide sleeve towards end piece.
cable cover with fixed plastic guide sleeve towards end piece.
The removal and installation procedures are different for the two types. Follow instructions for the appropriate type.
Check that ignition is switched off.
Removing center console
Remove cigarette lighter panel (2 bolts). If DLC is fitted, remove this from panel first.
Put parking brake on and put gearshift in neutral.
Remove the two cover panels, one under the Handbrake lever and the other under the armrest.
Remove the four console bolts.
Undo the connectors at the front of the console.
Cars with manual gearshift:
Undo gearshift gaiter from tunnel console by pressing on gaiter's rear snap fastening from underneath through the hole under the parking brake lever.
Lift rear end of console first and press it forwards until the parking brake lever comes free of the console cross-member.
Now lift front edge and remove console.