answersLogoWhite
Ask
Brakes and Tires
Chevy Venture
Buick Century
DIY Projects

How do you change the drum brakes on a 1992 Buick Century?

464748
Answer

Top Answer
User Avatar
Wiki User
2015-07-15 18:26:19
2015-07-15 18:26:19

The question you ask is too involved for a proper answer. You may want to go to a car parts store, or book store, and get a repair manual for your car. They cost about $16.00 Or, go to a Public Library.

The problem is the number of small pieces of hardware that must be put back together just so. These include, besides the brake shoes: hold-down springs (2), return springs (2), star adjuster, spring for the star adjuster, wheel cylinder if removed, backing plate if removed, brake line connection if removed, self-adjuster lever, self-adjuster spring, self-adjuster connecting arm, emergency brake cable, emergency brake lever. And of course the drum, which may be rusted on. Even with a repair manual, if you have a digital camera, it's best to take a picture or two of it all before you disassemble it, to consult in reassembly.

1
0

Related Questions

User Avatar

replace heater core on 92 buick century

User Avatar

On a 1992 Buick Century, the oil filter is located between the radiator and the lower front of the engine. The radiator is situated in slightly in front of the filter.

User Avatar

how to replace spark plugs wires 1992 buick century v 6 3300 stationwagon


Copyright © 2020 Multiply Media, LLC. All Rights Reserved. The material on this site can not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with prior written permission of Multiply.