What is the easiest way to work on brake drums?

Answer Drum brakes are a cost effective brake system that have been used for years by auto manufacturers. While drum brakes are not as effective as disc brakes, they are cheaper to replace as well as easi... Read More »

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How to Take the Pressure Out of the Brake Drums?

The drum brake system has been incorporated on many vehicles. Most of the vehicles on the road today offer a choice of four wheel disc brakes, or front disc brakes and rear drum brakes. Drum brakes... Read More »

How to Get the Dust Cap Off Your Brake Drums?

The dust cap on the center of the brake drums of your vehicle protects the spindle and wheel bearings from dust, pebbles and other road debris. If you need to service the brake shoes, wheel bearing... Read More »

How to Hide Brake Drums?

If you have drum brakes, rusty or otherwise, you may want to hide them to give your car the look of having disc brakes instead. There are products that allow you to do this. The installation is fai... Read More »

How to Balance Brake Drums?

The drums supporting your vehicle's rear brakes are vital. The brake shoes are often looked at as a main issue of bad brakes, but the drums can be a big problem if they are not balanced. Drums that... Read More »