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2001 Toyota Echo Question: rear brakes

 

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jkane, 1.5L 4 Cylinder, Salem, NH, July 11, 2010, 10:48
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having trouble getting the drum on. brakes are adjusted all the way in. I compared to other side and everything is correct?

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, July 11, 2010, 10:52
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    Could the hand brake be slightly on? Is the adjuster star wheel retracted ? The adjuster should not need to be fully retracted for the drum to fit on unless the brake lings are to thick or the brake drum itself has a wear ridge in it that is unacceptable.

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