How to Install Drum Brakes?

Answer Automotive drum brakes use a hydraulic master cylinder to pressurize individual wheel cylinders that push brake shoes to an interior drum surface, stopping a vehicle. The four-wheel drum braking sy... Read More »

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How to Install Rear Drum Brakes?

Installing new rear brake shoes is a straightforward process of safely removing the old shoes, cleaning the parts that will be reused and installing the new shoes. But there are a few things that c... Read More »

How to Install Drum Brakes in a PT Cruiser?

Chrysler installed drum brakes on the rear axle of the PT Cruiser. Drum brakes use two brake shoes that press against the inside of the drum when you press on the brake pedal. This is what helps to... Read More »

How to Install Drum Brakes on a Cavalier?

The Chevrolet Cavalier was a compact car produced by General Motors from the early 1980s until the mid 1990s. Like many cars, the Cavalier relied on two types of brakes. The car used disc brakes on... Read More »

How to Install Drum Brakes on a 1973 Camaro?

The drum-brake assemblies on your 1973 Chevy Camaro contain several parts to operate the brake shoes with the brake pedal under the instrument panel and the parking brake next to the driver. Severa... Read More »