i had a 99 grand am and i had to remove the drum by banging it with a hammer, sometimes you can get to the star adjuster but for me it was just easier to pound it off
I guess you're referring to the wheel cylinder brake backing plate at the wheel. The one which operates the rods that move the brake shoes. It's usually pretty obvious. A couple of bolts to remove and a brake line to remove from the cylinder. Bear in mind that you'll have to fill and bleed the brake lines after replacing the cylinder.
Remove the brake drum, drive out he damaged studs from the front of the drum, press in the new ones from the back of the drum, reinstall the drum.
how do remove the brake drum on a 1991 mazda 323
The only part that is needed to replace your 1997 Pontiac rear brakes is a break assembly kit. The brake assembly kit will have everything you need.
You can remove the front brake drum, on your Kawasaki Mule 2500, by removing the wheel and axle. The brake drum will slide off.
How do you remove rear brake drum from a 1993 Toyota pickup?
just pull them off like you would with anyother brake drum you might need to give them a few taps on the back side with a hammer
how do you remove the drum the wheels are off
If you're trying to remove the brake drum, be sure to NOT have the emergancy brake on. Remove the wheel and tap the drum with a rubber mallet until it releases, That's it!
how do you remove rear brake drum on a suzuki 2004 xl7
How to remove. 1988-1995 Kawasaki Klf Bayou 220 rear brake drum. 1. Remove the rear wheel 2. Pull the cover off the grove in the end of the brake drum. 3. Remove and discard the axle nut cotter pin. 4. Loosen and remove the axle nut and washer. 5. Slide the brake drum off the rear axle and remove it. Note: The brake drum should slide off the rear axle with little or no effort. If the brake drum is tight, Loose the brake adjuster. I hope this help's.
Better hope it is not a drum brake- it was originally equipped with a disc brake caliper.
Remove the tire and wheel. Remove the brake pads and hardware. The drum should slide off. You may need to tap it with a hammer.
how to remove rear brake drum on 1994 cavalier
Remove wheel Remove brake drum Loosen and remove brake line Remove mounting bolts Pry wheel cylinder off brake shoes Install new cylinder Replace brake lines Replace brake drum Bleed affected brake line
Raise and support vehicle and remove wheel.Release parking brake.Remove brake drum. If drum is difficult to remove, screw in bolt to pull drum out.Remove retainer, return springs, adjuster and shoes.Remove retainer ring with suitable tool, then separate toggle lever and brake shoe.Reverse procedure to install.Adjust brakes and parking brake.
To remove a stuck brake drum you will need to use a brake drum puller to get it off. Many auto parts stores have a loaner tool program where you pay a deposit for the tool and get your deposit back when you return it.
Brake drums can be a big pain in the behind to remove. If they've been on the car for some time, the brake shoes may have actually formed a groove in the drum where they contact it. It doesn't have to be real deep to keep the drum from coming off. You'll have to back off the adjuster star wheels to loosen up the shoes and get them to drop out of the grooves. If that doesn't help, don't be afraid to beat the living daylights out of the drum with a hammer. Sometimes that's what it takes to break them loose.Note that if your drums are badly grooved, you'll probably have to replace them, as there's a good chance that they are beyond resurfacing.
you must pull the axles, remove the bearings and then the hub/brake drum assmbly. comes off as one unit.
To remove the drum, beat it mercilessly with a very large hammer.