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.
Parking Brake Does Not Hold Due to Worn Parking Brake Shoes on Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Average mileage: 111,200 (14,700–254,000)
16 people reported this problem
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parking brake fell apart ,,,,is still that way minor compared to other defects with this truck
2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500120,000Visitor
parking brake does not work
1999 Chevrolet Silverado 1500254,000Visitor
My parking break didn't hold so I replaced the break pads. works fine now.
1999 Chevrolet Silverado 150070,000Visitor
No parking brake,no repair
Emergency break does not hold when pressed. I can go down the road hit the emergency break and nothing happens
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