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Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Parking Brake Does Not Hold Due to Worn Parking Brake Shoes

Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Problem
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Model Years Affected: 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006

Average Mileage: 54,400 mi (10,000 mi - 98,000 mi)


Units with 4 wheel disk brakes may develop at situation where the park brake does not hold as it should. Our technicians tell us this can be caused by worn park brake shoes located inside the drum section of the rear brake disks. The worn shoes should be replaced and properly adjusted to correct this issue.

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