WHERE CAN I GET NEW OR REBUILT FRONT BRAKE DRUMS...

  • Tiny
  • Anonymous
  • 1969 Volkswagen Bus
  • 480,000 miles

Where can I get new or rebuilt front brake drums? Or how do I know if what I have already works.
The current ones after replacing the slave cylinders and shoes do not stop the van "on a dime" it slows then stops. I even sanded the drums.
Please help.

Sunday, February 3rd, 2013 AT 10:56 PM

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  • Tiny
  • exovcds
  • Member

Are all the adjusters adjusted correctly?

Thomas

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Monday, February 4th, 2013 AT 12:45 AM
  • Tiny
  • exovcds
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'69 technology doesn't stop on a dime.

Stock parts or Conversion kits can be bought here:

http://www2.cip1.com/SearchResults.asp?Cat=1152

Thomas

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Monday, February 4th, 2013 AT 12:48 AM
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  • mhpautos
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Check drum internal diameters are with in specs as well.

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Monday, February 4th, 2013 AT 8:25 AM

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