Hyundai Elantra: Applying the parking brake - Parking brake - Brake system - Driving your vehicle - Hyundai Elantra MD 2010-2018 Owners manualHyundai Elantra: Applying the parking brake


To engage the parking brake, first apply the foot brake and then pull up the

To engage the parking brake, first apply the foot brake and then pull up the parking brake lever as far as possible without pressing the release button.

In addition it is recommended that when parking the vehicle on an incline, the shift lever should be in the appropriate low gear on manual transaxle vehicles or in the P (Park) position on automatic transaxle vehicles.

Driving with the parking brake applied will cause excessive brake pad and brake CAUTION

Driving with the parking brake applied will cause excessive brake pad and brake rotor wear.

Do not operate the parking brake while the vehicle is moving except in an emergency situation. It could damage the vehicle system and make endanger driving safety.

    Releasing the parking brake
    To release the parking brake, first apply the foot brake and pull up the parking brake lever slightly. Secondly press the release button (1) and lower the parking brake lever (2) while holding t ...