How to Remove Wheel Cylinders?

Answer Wheel cylinders are used on vehicles with rear drum brakes. For the most part, they are installed in the same manner on all except a few vehicles. The variants are not a problem because the only di... Read More »

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How to Change the Wheel Cylinders on a Car?

The braking system on most vehicles has not changed much in the past 50 years. All drum braking systems are comprised of the same components. Brake shoes, springs and wheel cylinders are all basic ... Read More »

What Are the Causes of Leaky Wheel Cylinders?

If brakes leak fluid, the results can be deadly. For this reason, it is imperative that brakes be 100 percent leak free and functioning at all times. Wheel cylinders, found inside drum brakes, are ... Read More »

How to Bleed Wheel Cylinders?

Bleeding of the wheel cylinders on any vehicle should only be done if there is air in the system or the wheel cylinder is new. Wheel cylinders are fitted with a special bleeder valve located at the... Read More »

How to Install New Brake Wheel Cylinders?

Inspect the braking system regularly to see that all brake components are working properly. When checking brake cylinders, make sure that the rubber seals are intact and that no brake fluid is leak... Read More »