How to Repair Rear Drum Brakes?

Answer Drum brakes are quickly becoming an anachronism in the automotive world. The once-dominant braking technology has been largely supplanted by modern disc brake systems. Disc brakes perform better th... Read More »

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How to Replace Rear Drum Brakes With Disc Brakes?

Most all of the newer make and model vehicles come with front and rear disc brakes, but there are some vehicles that do come equipped with drum brakes. The drum brakes can be converted to disc brak... Read More »

How to Remove Rear Drum Brakes From the Rear Axle?

The rear drum brake are also know as brake shoes, which are designed to stop the back wheels from turning by applying pressure to the inside of the brake drum. When the brake pedal is depressed, th... Read More »

How to Install Rear Drum Brakes?

Installing new rear brake shoes is a straightforward process of safely removing the old shoes, cleaning the parts that will be reused and installing the new shoes. But there are a few things that c... Read More »

Removing Rear Drum Brakes?

Removing rear drum brakes for replacement is considerably different than doing so for disc brakes. Rear drum brakes use brake shoes rather than pads, which mainly work with the parking brake. Openi... Read More »