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Why does my tool freeze during EPB reset?

By R&D
Published on December 26th, 2023

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Here are some mechanical reasons why EPB resets could fail while using our tools that support EPB resets.

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  • The brake pedal switch or gear stick selector switch is bad.
  • There is a miscommunication between the EPB module and either of the switches.
  • The EPB module or actuator has an electrical fault.
  • The electronic parking brake motor has jammed or failed.
  • You have corroded parking brake cables. This is a common brake system problem in Honda civic.

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