1995 Pontiac Grand Am Rear Brakes- Self adjusting screw

Tiny
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  • 1995 PONTIAC GRAND AM
  • 4 CYL
  • 2WD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 140,000 MILES
I am trying to change the rear brake pads. The pads are into to the drum and I cannot remove the drum. How do I loosen the self adjusting screw when there is no hole or port to access the screw?
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Friday, May 21st, 2010 AT 3:05 PM

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Tiny
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Here is a picture of what I gathered off of ALLDATA. There should be a knockout stamped in the drum. The only other option is grinding/shearing off the heads of the holddown pins, or prying until the holdown spring washers pull through.


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/309872_42162577_1.jpg

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Friday, May 21st, 2010 AT 10:55 PM

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