Drum brakes

Tiny
MAXEKONG
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  • 2003 BUICK CENTURY
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Hi guys, back brake would lock up. Took the drum off, adjusted star wheel. Back to normal. Couple days later same thing. What would cause the adjustment to kee tighting that drum up. Everything looks good, baffled. Thank you
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Thursday, September 8th, 2011 AT 4:41 PM

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Tiny
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Both shoes free to move? Both pistons of cylinder move? Any contamination on shoes? See diagram
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Thursday, September 8th, 2011 AT 5:30 PM
Tiny
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Best thing here is to make sure all the springs are in the correct place and the operational parts aren't on the wrong wheel. Especially ifit keeps on doing it. Or one of the actuators aren't working right by a springbeing in the wrong spot and hitting it.
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Saturday, September 17th, 2011 AT 7:01 PM

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