Putting the drum back on? on 1998 Chrysler Cirrus

I have replace the shoes on the drum. But i am having problems putting the drum back on. Do u have any suggestion?

by in Phoenix, AZ on November 01, 2009
1 answer 2 comments
ANSWER by , November 02, 2009
Make sure the shoe adjuster is turned all the way in and the parking brake is not pulling on the brake mechanism.
COMMENT by , November 02, 2009
where is the adjuster. how does it look on the back?
COMMENT by , November 02, 2009
It's hard to describe, but it is the part that fits between the shoes at the top. It has a toothed gear on it, this needs to be adjusted so the shoes are pulled inward as much as possible. Look at the mechanism and you'll need to figure it out what makes the adjuster contract.