Adjusting Scooter Drum Brakes?

Answer Many scooters made and sold today come with a disc brake on the front wheel, which generally involves working with a hydraulic fluid line and caliper for adjustments. However, the rear wheel on man... Read More »

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How to Adjust Self Adjusting Air Brakes?

As self adjusting air brakes age and wear they will require adjustment. These brakes will only self-adjust within a certain tolerance; when the air brakes go beyond this tolerance they must be adju... Read More »

Adjusting the Front Brakes on Your Harley?

Throughout the years, Harley-Davidson motorcycles were equipped with either a drum or hydraulic disc front brake system. The older drum-style setup used a steel cable to pull a set of brake shoes ... Read More »

Does a 1999 Ford Windstar have self-adjusting rear brakes?

The 1999 Ford Windstar came equipped with drum brakes on the rear wheels. Drum brakes are self-adjusting; however, they need manual adjustment whenever the brake shoes or drums are replaced.Referen... Read More »

How to Convert Drum Brakes on a 1964 VW to Disk Brakes?

While the drum brakes on your 1964 VW may work just fine, they also have many disadvantages, which can include overheating due to excess friction, as well as distortion of the drum itself due to to... Read More »