How to Repair Electric Brakes?

Answer Any automotive repair involving the braking system must be done according to precise directions. Close attention to detail and the ability to do both mechanical and electrical work are needed to re... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Repair Electric Brakes

How to Repair Electric Trailer Brakes?

Electric trailer brake systems utilize a magnet to spread the brake shoes against the brake drum, which slows the trailer down. In most cases problems with electric trailer brakes occur either beca... Read More »

How to Adjust Electric Brake Shoes on Electric Drum Brakes?

The electric brake shoes and electric brake drums come equipped on different types of camper trailers and cargo trailers. The electric brake shoes work by applying friction to the inside of the ele... Read More »

How to Check Electric Brakes?

Electric brakes are found on many types of trailers including cargo, transport and camper types. These brakes are designed to work by using a magnet to compress and retract the brake shoes. Once th... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot Electric Brakes?

Electric brakes are used on trailer and work primarily with magnets. There are a number of problems that can occur with these brakes, which mainly include becoming weak, noisy or intermittent; surg... Read More »