how do you release the pressure on a rear brake cylinder on a 99 chevy tracker on 1999 Chevrolet Tracker

i made the mistake of pumping the brake pedal with the drum off ,now i cant get the drum back on.

by in Conklin, NY on June 28, 2012
2 answers 1 comment
ANSWER by on June 28, 2012
Loosen the brake line at the wheel cylinder. Make sure you have something to catch the expelled fluid. Tighten the line after you push the shoess together. Goodluck
ANSWER by on June 28, 2012
you may have to repl wheel cyl, then tend to leak after this happens
COMMENT by on June 28, 2012
Also check the parking brake adjustment . If it's a self-adjusting parking brake you will need to find out the method to reset it or it will still be difficult to install drums