How to Remove Frozen Brake Drums?

Answer Frozen brake drums can be a very aggravating part of a brake job, but they do happen sometimes. Brake drums don't actually freeze like water does; they freeze due to rusted metal shavings adhering ... Read More »

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How to Remove Frozen Rear Brake Drums?

Many automobiles use rear drum brakes because they are easier to change than rear disc brakes. They only perform a small part of the total braking of the vehicle due to inertia so they don't need t... Read More »

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 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 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 »