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Brake drum

BRAKE DRUM : Inspection and Adjustment

INSPECTION

Appearance

Check surface of brake drum for uneven wear, cracks and serious damage. Replace it if necessary. Refer to BR "Removal and Installation".

Brake Drum Inner Diameter

Check inner diameter (B) of the brake drum.

(B) : Refer to BR "Rear Drum Brake".

Brake Drum Inner Diameter

ADJUSTMENT

Burnish contact surfaces between brake drum and brake lining according to the following procedure after refinishing or replacing brake drum, or if a soft pedal occurs at very low mileage.

CAUTION:

  • Be careful of vehicle speed because the brake does not operate firmly/securely until brake drum and brake lining are securely fitted.
  • Only perform this procedure under safe road and traffic conditions. Use extreme caution.
  1. Drive vehicle on straight, flat road.
  2. Depress brake pedal with the power to stop vehicle within 3 to 5 seconds until the vehicle stops.
  3. Drive without depressing brake for a few minutes to cool the brake.
  4. Repeat steps 1 to 3 until brake drum and brake lining are securely fitted.

REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION

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    Brake booster and check valve

    Vacuum lines

    Brake pad

    Brake caliper assembly

    Rear drum brake

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