Question: How To Replace Rear Brake Shoes On A Honda Recon 4 Wheeler

Repairing Honda 250 Recon Rear Axle Shaft & Have A Question.

I bent the rear axle shaft on my Honda 250 Recon four wheeler. My question is this: Do I have to remove the rear gear housing cover to remove the axle shaft, or can I just slide out the rear axle WITHOUT taking the rear gear housing apart? I would appreciate any tips you can give me for removing the rear axle shaft. Thanks! ...

How Much Oil Does A Honda 250ex Take For An Oil Change, And Is There A Oil Filter

I have a honda recon and i just bought a honda 250ex and i'm looking to do some basic maintenance to make sure everything is ready to go for the season but i don't know if the 250ex takes the same amount of oil as the recon or if it has an oil filter, which the recon does not have. Thanks. Both the recon and 250ex are 2002 ...

Changing My Brake Pads/rotors. Do I Need New Brake Shoes For The Rear Also

I own a 2005 Honda Civic with 45,000 miles on it. The rotors in the front are grinding so I am going to purchase a new set of rotors and brake pads for the front. I do know that the brakes are utilized more in the front when the Honda stops. Does this mean I need to change the brake shoes in the rear? ...

Should Brake Pads Be Replaced When Changing Rear Shoes

I have a 2003 mitsubishi galant and i was told that i need rear shoes. is it necessary or wise to also replace the pads ? i was told to also change the front pads but i was refering to the rear pads, do those need to be changed also ? ...

Snapped Rear Axel

The rear end of my 1988 Chevy Silverado 4X4 hit a ditch and the end of the right rear axel broke off taking the brake drum and all with it. Whats the best way to get the rest of the axel out?How do I tell what type it is to replace it and can you you get rear brake assemblys that holds the wheel cylinder and brake shoes as well as get the sleeve that holds the axel bearings and seal? ...

Advice And Cost Needed About Ujoints And Brakes For 1995 Chevy Silverado

I have a 1995 Chevy Silverado, 152000 miles, that has developed a low roaring sound that seems to come from the rear end when moving forward. The mechanic proposed to "replace driveshaft center support bearing and check u-joints when driveshaft is removed". Part needed is the "center support bearing assembly". Since the wheel bearings could be a source of the noise, I asked that they be checked. The report was that "right rear axle seal leaking, wheel ...

What Is Wrong With My Car Brakes

I have a 1999 Nissan Altima. Everytime I apply the brakes it makes noise and goes off when I take my foot off the brake. I was wondering if it is the brake shoes or brake pads or rotors or something that I cant think off. Also how can I change the brake shoes if thats the problem. Thanks in advance ...

How To Remove Escort Van Rear Wheel Hub 2002

Hi ,i have a 2002 escort diesel van,i have changed brake shoes on other vehicles before, but when i took wheel off i discovered no screws to remove and the grease cap will not come off,i have attempted but will damage if i continue,wont come off,think it doesnt unless hub is off? can anyone help? thanks and Merry Xmas ! Hi,thanks Unksly will try a bit harder to get off,Selene ,the point of me asking this question was to do it ...

How Much Should A Rear Brake Job Cost For A 2008 Jeep Wrangler

Was quoted about $750 to do the following: Replace rear brake pads, resurface rear rotors, replace rear calipers, and brake fluid system flush. This seems high to me. Anyone have an idea if this is fair or what is fair for this work? Thanks! I would have thought the front would go out first too, but the mechanic is telling me that the rear are the problem. ...

1996 VW Jetta Brake Bleeding Problem

Hello, I am having trouble bleeding the left front caliper on my 96 VW Jetta (no ABS). My left rear drum blew its slave cylinder and that's how this all started. I ended up having to replace both rear brake cylinders, replaced the contaminated shoes and then bled all four brakes. The rear brakes were an easy bleed. I was also able to bleed the right front, though the brake fluid moved very slowly compared with the rear ...