How to Remove a Drum Brake Spring?

Answer As more and more cars use disc brakes exclusively, drum brakes are increasingly rare. Maintenance on disc brakes is much easier, as there are fewer parts and a much simpler brake assembly. Removing... Read More »

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How to Remove a Brake Drum From a GMC Safari?

Removing the rear brake drums from your GMC Safari van will allow you to access the rear brake components. If you are planning a brake job, the front and rear brakes should be inspected prior to st... Read More »

How to Remove Tires and Brake Drum?

Mechanic work is expensive. Fortunately, you can do many repairs and maintenance work yourself. If you ever have to work on the brakes, you'll need to remove the tire and brake drum. With a coupl... Read More »

How do I Remove the Brake Drum for a 66 Ford F100?

All 1966 Ford F-100 pickup trucks were equipped with drum brakes. When the brake pedal is depressed, two brake pads expand and press against the inside of a brake drum. Over time, the brake drum be... Read More »

How to Remove a Brake Drum From a Mercury Sable?

The rear brakes on your Mercury Sable use a drum-and-shoe configuration. While the drums are very durable, they can wear and will require resurfacing from time to time. If you are replacing the rea... Read More »