How to Remove Brake Drums?

Answer 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 »

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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 Old Ford Brake Drums?

Older model Ford vehicles use brake drums on the rear axle (models built before the late 1960s may also have brake drums on the front axle). A brake drum system works by mounting a large steel or c... Read More »

How to Remove Stuck Brake Drums?

Brake drums on the rear wheels of a car can be difficult to remove at times. There can be a number of reasons for the drums to get stuck, mainly due to the expansion of the shoes within the drum. S... 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 »