How to Adjust the Rear Drum Brakes on a 1997 Chevy Cavalier?

Answer The 1997 Chevy Cavalier features rear drum brakes that can become unadjusted because of normal wear on the brake shoes and drums. It's important to keep them adjusted because fully-adjusted rear dr... Read More »

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How to Adjust the Rear Drum Brakes on a 1997 Ford Contour?

The 1997 Ford Contour, equipped with rear drum brakes, has a ratcheting self-adjuster that expands when the parking brake is applied. If you are like many people and don't use the parking brake reg... Read More »

How Do I Change the Rear Drum Brakes on a 1992 Chevrolet Cavalier?

The rear drum brake shoes on a 1992 Chevy Cavalier have many small parts holding them in place. If you have never changed rear brake shoes before, work on one side and leave the other side intact s... Read More »

How to Adjust Rear Drum Brakes?

Adjusting the rear brakes on your car or light truck in many cases will restore lost pedal height, parking brake function, and braking efficiency. The process for this maintenance project is simila... Read More »

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 »