How to Adjust Rear Brakes on GM Cars?

Answer Early model GM vehicles have four-wheel drum brake systems. All four wheels can be adjusted through a slot in the backing plate. Later GM models have front disc brakes as well as rear drum brake sy... Read More »

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How to Adjust a Cars Rear Drum Brakes?

Every car has brakes that wear out and need to be adjusted to maintain stopping distances and braking power. Some cars still have rear drum brakes and front disc brakes. The rear drum brakes can be... Read More »

How to Adjust Emergency Brakes for Rear Disc Brakes on an S14?

You can adjust the emergency brakes on your rear disc brake Nissan S14 in your home garage, saving you time and money. You should adjust the parking brake when your S14 starts to slip after you app... Read More »

How to Adjust Rear Brakes on a ZX2?

The rear brakes on a Ford ZX2 need to be adjusted only after the brake shoes have been replaced. Fortunately, the rear brakes on a Ford ZX2 are self-adjusting. However, there are a few things you c... Read More »

How to Adjust Rear Brakes?

Although an increasing number of vehicles have four-wheel disc brakes, many vehicles -- especially trucks and vans -- still rely on rear drum brakes. To ensure proper brake force distribution, you ... Read More »