rear brakes cant get drum off
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1995 Buick Century
Question: rear brake drums
Answer #1todays tech November 27, 2010, 09:36Journeyman
Use a big hammer and expect to replace everything (drums, shoes, hardware and wheel cylinders)
Answer #2DaveJHM November 27, 2010, 10:40Master
Before getting the hammer out, access the plug on the backing plate and back off the self adjuster so that the shoes contract. Then the drum will come off easier, as there is likely a lip formed at the edge keeping the drum from coming off.