How to Adjust Rear Brake Pedals?

Answer If your brake pedal feels soft and spongy, or if the pedal moves closer to the floor than normal when the brakes are applied, it may be that the rear brakes are out of adjustment. Rear brakes are e... Read More »

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How to Adjust Rear Brake Pads?

Keeping the rear brake pads (or shoes) adjusted is an important measure in ensuring a braking system is in sync. Since the rear brakes only accommodate 25 percent of the braking capacity, if they b... Read More »

How to Adjust a Neon Rear Brake?

As drum brakes wear the clearance between the drum and the shoes increases causing a low brake pedal and a parking brake that doesn't hold the vehicle. The rear drum brakes in your Neon are equippe... Read More »

How to Adjust a Raptor Rear Brake?

Yamaha Raptors are all-terrain vehicles. ATV rear brake pedals need to be adjusted when the brake pedal becomes loose and starts to bottom out or feel too soft when pressure is applied to it. Over ... Read More »

How to Adjust Rear Brake Shoes?

Although the inner workings of a drum brake look complicated, the operating principle is actually simple. When the driver pushes on the brake pedal, a hydraulic cylinder in the brake pushes two sem... Read More »