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Re: Back brake woes ( Share Yours )
When doing your back brakes,, (because you dont do them all the time,) take photos, upload to your laptop, and then you have something to go off..
Are awkward little beggar's, most of the time, if the hub will come off, I will take it off.
On the disc brake side, lift the rubber dust boot, spray a bit of wd40, inside.
It will then screw in easily.....
Took photos of the last set of drum breaks I did Corsa C and just could not get the sods back together needed a hook to manover the springs in place and didn't help that the new shoes ( Good quality I may add ) Did not come with the seating stub. ended up paying a mobile mechanic to come sort it.
He did say I was doing it right but .didn't have the right tools to complete the task
Still I've done four sets since owning cars and been successful once call me a coward but that's one job now I leave for someone else
Currently in billathome65's garage:
2002 Citreon C3 LX 1.4