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Old 03-23-2006, 02:09 PM
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Default Emergancy brake mount

How does Factory Five mount the emergancy brake on the tranny tunnel and what parts are used? Is it a E brake out of a Mustang made to work or do they have a brake available?

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If you go to FFcobra.com and do a search on handbrake you will find a wealth of info.

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Old 03-23-2006, 02:53 PM
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Aaron,

Yes, FFR's use the emergency brake assembly from a late model Mustang, there is a small hole in the aluminum floor, and a small tab mount for it to bolt down into. I have seen a few of them in A&C chassis'd cars, they do require a mounting tab to be welded into place along with some fiberglass trimming of your mounting area, but I can see no reason why you could not make it work with very little effort. On another note, you can also modify a Fiero (don't laugh) handbrake to work mounted on the drivers side of your drivers seat.......Again, the same welding of tabs and trimming of fiberglass will need to take place.

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