The Carobrake 700 Electronic Handbrake converts a standard manual handbrake into a powered handbrake. Suitable for people with arm injuries, or other previous medical conditions, that make pulling the handbrake difficult. The system assists in activating and deactivating the handbrake with a button. Installation of a Carobrake 700 Electronic Handbrake, removes the necessity of the manual handbrake lever. The manual handbrake lever is completely removed during installation, and replaced by a button on the dashboard.