How to Remove Finish Ply From Drums?

Answer The finish ply, or wrap, on a drum shell is a thin strip of acrylic, plastic or vinyl material. The main downside to a drum wrap is that the material can tear or crack if dropped or mishandled. If ... Read More »

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How to Remove Brake Drums from a PT Cruiser?

The rear brake drum on the PT Cruiser is removable without it being assembled to the rear hub bearings. Unlike many older Chrysler products that employed an outer removable bearing and a pressed-in... Read More »

How to Remove Drums From a Ford Windstar?

The Ford Windstar van uses drum brakes on the rear of some models that must be removed in order to access the brake shoes should service or replacement be necessary. The drums do not wear much unde... Read More »

How to Remove Rust From Steel Car Drums?

Brake drums are made from cast steel, and since they typically don't have any painted protection, they tend to rust and look unattractive after a few years of use. Although it's not detrimental to ... Read More »

How to Remove Brake Drums From a 2007 Sebring?

The brake drums on a 2007 Chrysler Sebring are connected to the rear wheels through the lug studs. Brake shoes are located within the drum, and when the brake pedal is pressed, small plungers sprea... Read More »