How to Install Brake Shoes on a 2007 Ford Focus?

Answer The Ford Focus has different types of brakes on front and rear; the front brakes are disc brakes and the rear brakes are drum brakes. A "shoe" sits inside the rear brake drum. When the brake is use... Read More »

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How to Install Rear Brake Shoes on a 2000 Ford Focus?

Brake shoes are used on a drum brake assembly and fit inside of the drum. When the brakes are applied the pressure pushes the shoes against the inside of the drum, causing the vehicle to slow down ... Read More »

How to Change Brake Shoes on a Ford Focus?

The rear brakes on a Ford Focus are called "drum brakes," which differ from the front wheels (called "disc brakes"). The brake pad, called a "shoe," sits inside of a "drum." When you press on the b... Read More »

How to Change the Brake Shoes on a 2001 Ford Focus ZX3?

Brake shoes push out against the brake drum to slow the 2001 Ford Focus ZX3 to a halt when you step on the brake pedal. As the shoes and drums contact one another, they both wear down, however, the... Read More »

How to Replace Brake Shoes on a 2000 Ford Focus?

The 2000 Ford Focus uses drum brakes for rear braking system. Drum brakes use brake shoes, which spread and press on the drum to slow the vehicle down. Once the brake shoe material is less than 1/8... Read More »