How to Replace the Rear Brakes on a Silverado 1500?

Answer The Chevy Silverado 1500 uses both brake pads and shoes on the rear wheels. The shoes are much larger than the ones used on other vehicles. Make sure you get the correct type of pads for your model... Read More »

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Does the Chevy Silverado 1500 Series have rear drum brakes?

All two models in the 2010 Chevy Silverado 1500 4X4 truck series feature drum brakes on the rear wheels and disc brakes on the front wheels. Both sets of brakes come standard with the truck.Refere... Read More »

Does the chevy silverado 1500 series have rear drum or disc brakes?

The 2010 Chevy Silverado 1500 series of trucks come with rear drum brakes. These rear drum brakes are standard in the 1500 series, according the powertrain specifications for both the WT and the LT... Read More »

How to Replace Rear Wheel Bearings on a 2002 Silverado 1500?

The 2002 Chevy Silverado has two wheel bearings per wheel. Since the front of the pickup truck uses a wheel spindle to hold the front rotor onto the vehicle and the rear of the Silverado uses an ax... Read More »

How to Replace the Rear Brake Dust Shields on a 2000 Chevy Silverado 1500?

The rear brake dust shield on the 2000 Chevy Silverado 1500 bolts behind the wheel to the rear axle housing. As you press on your brakes, the material used to manufacture the brake pads turns to du... Read More »