Silverado 1500

Parking Brake Does Not Hold Due to Worn Parking Brake Shoes on Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Problem Description and Possible Solution

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.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 111,200 (14,700–254,000)
9 model years affected: 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, more2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
17 people reported this problem
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Emergency break does not hold when pressed. I can go down the road hit the emergency break and nothing happens
parking brake does not work
parking brake fell apart ,,,,is still that way minor compared to other defects with this truck
My parking break didn't hold so I replaced the break pads. works fine now.
No parking brake,no repair