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I hope that someone can help and give some advise. My BMW 325

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I hope that someone can help and give some advise. My BMW(###) ###-####and it failed its Mot because the handbrake did not hold.
The exact failure message on the MOT failure is:
Brakes failures: RBT park brake efficiency 15%.
Reason for refusal of a test certificate:
001 parking brake efficiency below requirements[3.7.A.7].
can you give me an estimation of how much it would cost to fix and what it involves
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  Steve replied 3 years ago.

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My name is ***** ***** it will be my pleasure to assist you today.

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most likely you simply need to have the handbrake adjusted. this will cost about 1 hour of labour.

worst case you could need new brake shoes, maybe £100 plus an hour labor

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