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Originally Posted by RobB View Post
As the handbrake works and I presume that the hanbrake is on the rear wheels then the rear shoes/pads are probably ok.
The handbrake on some vehicles including vans is sometimes operated by brake shoes inside the centre of the brake discs, so a good handbrake might not be a symptom of footbrake operation.
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