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Rear Drum Brake Replacement

NOTE: Keep any grease off the brake drum and brake shoes.
  1. Remove the rear wheel.
  1. Remove the parking brake, and remove the brake drum (A) from the hub bearing unit.
    NOTE:
    • If necessary, turn the adjuster bolt (B) with a flat-tip screwdriver until the shoes become loose.
    • If the brake drum stuck to the hub bearing unit. Thread two 8 x 1.25 mm bolts (C) into the brake drum to push it away from the hub bearing unit. Turn each bolt 90 degrees at a time to prevent the brake drum from binding.
    • After installation, press the brake pedal several times to make sure the brakes work and self adjust the brake shoes.
  1. Install the brake drum in the reverse order of removal.
    NOTE: Before installing the brake drum, clean the mating surfaces of the rear hub and the inside of the brake drum.
  1. Clean the mating surfaces of the brake drum and the inside of the wheel, then install the rear wheel.