Question About How To Tell If Brake Shoes Are Bad


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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 ... Read more

Which Is The More Serious Repair Brake Rotors, Pads, Or Shoes

I'm getting some brake work done on my car, and my front brakes need rotors and pads, while my back brakes need shoes. I'm guessing the more serious of the damage on my brakes, is on my front ones. But, I'm mechanically challenged. ... Read more

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 ... Read more

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 ... Read more

What Were Disc Brake Rotors & Pads, And Drum Brake Drums & Shoes Originally Made From

What were disc brake rotors & pads, and drum brake drums & shoes originally made from? ... Read more

How Do You Recondition General Aviation Ac Brake Pads

Do you just disassemble the brake shoes and scuff up the pads to remove the glazing? My brake pads are farely new and the pad thickness is good. Do you need to clean the pad faces with anything in particular prior to reassembly? How do you like ... Read more

How Much Should It Cost For New Rotors And Brake Pads On My Car

I have a 2002 pontiac grand am. my friend said he could replace the front rotors and pads, and do new shoes for the back, all for $150, parts included. he is pretty good at fixing stuff on cars, but if i went to a shop ... Read more