How to Balance Brake Drums?

Answer The drums supporting your vehicle's rear brakes are vital. The brake shoes are often looked at as a main issue of bad brakes, but the drums can be a big problem if they are not balanced. Drums that... Read More »

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How to Remove Brake Drums?

Brake drums are used on many vehicles today as rear brakes. They are easier to service and somewhat cheaper to manufacture and provide enough stopping power in proportion to the load being placed o... Read More »

How to Hide Brake Drums?

If you have drum brakes, rusty or otherwise, you may want to hide them to give your car the look of having disc brakes instead. There are products that allow you to do this. The installation is fai... Read More »

How to Remove Honda Brake Drums?

The rear drum brakes on your Honda can be very stubborn to remove. On many models, the drums are pressed onto the rear wheel hub and cannot be removed by hand. The brake drums need to be removed be... Read More »

How to Remove Rusted Brake Drums?

The external contracting brake was the original drum brake used on vehicles in the late-1800s to early-1900s. This braking system had a single strap or cable made of steel that wrapped around a dru... Read More »