Parking brake

Parking brake  - Brakes - Driving - Lincoln MKZ Owners Manual - Lincoln MKZ

To set the parking brake (1), pull

To set the parking brake (1), pull the parking brake handle up as far as possible.

The BRAKE warning lamp will

The BRAKE warning lamp will illuminate and will remain illuminated until the parking brake is released.

To release, press and hold the button (2), pull the handle up slightly, then push the handle down.

WARNING: Always set the parking brake fully and make sure that the gearshift is securely latched in P (Park).

WARNING: If the parking brake is fully released, but the brake warning lamp remains illuminated, the brakes may not be working properly. See your authorized dealer as soon as possible.

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