How do you change rear brake drum on a 2004 Chevy Venture?
On The rear if you have drums
first you have to take the wheels off of the van,and then you have to take the tension off of the brake shoes. Next you will be able to remove the rear brake drums off of the vehicle.You may have to tap them with a hammer to break them free.
Pads on front. Drums on the rear.
Pads or shoes worn beyond usable. Replace pads and rotors or shoes and drums as needed.
No, the drums can be cleaned with brake cleaner.No, the drums can be cleaned with brake cleaner.
Depends on the vehicle and grade of drum you want to buy.
The front have pads, and the back have drums. If you are needing to replace them, they cost around 60. What is it you needed to know?
Remove the wheel and tap the drums at back with a 'deadblow' hammer, rotating the drum as you do this. The brake shoes tend to hold drums on.
Check that the hand brake is not applied. Check the conditions of your brakes like the drums check if there any grooves or are hot to the touch. If you feel any grooves replaces brakes and lathe the drums or replace the drums aswell.
1971-72 Chevy C10 rear brake drums have a 5+4.75" bolt pattern with a 11" by 2" brake shoes.
If you are inexperienced, you should not be messing around with the brake drums.
Rebuild the rear drums. Or maybe yank on the cable under the body.
New brake drums are broken in the first time you go for a drive usually.
Brake drums should not be turned beyond a maximum diameter, usually stamped on the drum face. Machining them above the maximum tolerance would subject them to overheating and possible brake failure. Better to replace them with new drums & shoes.
Normal leak points that are hard to see are inside the rear drums, along the frame, and into the brake booster.Normal leak points that are hard to see are inside the rear drums, along the frame, and into the brake booster.
I have 1991 Z71 extend cab short bed- the brake pedal is soft- i have tried or bought the following: booster, master cyclinder, capliers, drums, wheel cyclinders and kits, drums, pads and shoes,
Drum brakes are one of the easiest brake jobs to preform, but remember you may have to have your drums professional turned or possible replace them if warped.
brake drums should pull off if not rusted on.
Axel seals leaking grease on the brake shoes. Wheel cylinders leaking brake fluid. To much brake dust in the drums.
Replace the rear brake shoes with a non-metalic brake lining, new hold down hardware and have the drums turned.
To change wheel cylinder on a 2000 Chevy Malibu, jack up the vehicle and remove the tires, brake drums and brake shoes. Spray the hydraulic line and fitting with CRC 5-56 and loosen hydraulic fitting. Remove the two mounting bolts and remove the wheel cylinder. Replace with new.
Remove the drums and take them to an auto parts store that has a brake drum lathe.
Remove the wheels from your 1995 Toyota Camry. Remove the brake pads by removing the brake pad Springs. Tap on the brake drum with a hammer or mallet. Slide the brake drums off. Reverse the process to install the new brake drums and shoes.
With brake parts cleaner. Soak it down and let it go. That's why it's called brake cleaner, it cleans brakes! Unless it's like gear oil on drums, then replace the drums because it will never come out because it's a porous surface.