Brake Pads and Rotors

Your Mercury has front and rear disc brakes and you need new brake shoes but you thought they only went with brake drums can anyone explain how I can have brake discs and still have brake shoes?

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2007-10-08 05:50:53
2007-10-08 05:50:53

A car what has front disc and rear drum brakes have front brake pads and rear brake shoes.

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