Mechanics

REAR BRAKE DRUM REMOVAL

1997 Chrysler Town and Country

Brakes problem
1997 Chrysler Town and Country 6 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic 160000 miles

having a hard time removing drums on rear to replace pads. Simple mallet will not do they are on there pretty good. Is a bendex tool required to get this job done. Need to know today if possible. Thankyou. Bobby
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Bobbycee
March 5, 2009.




Bobby,
Have you adjusted the brake shoes down so they don't catch on the ridge? Also, are you sure the park brake is releasing?

Let me know.

Joe



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