626 1999-2001

Brake Shoes


Removal & Installation

With Rear Disc Brakes

Specific to:

Mazda 626 1999-2002

The parking brake system uses the rear brake pads as the parking brake. Refer to rear brake shoe removal and installation in this section. The parking brake cable actuates the rear caliper to apply and hold the brake pads.

  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions section.
  3. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Parking brake cable at the lever and caliper


To install:

  1. Installation is the reverse of removal.

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    Fig. Exploded view of the parking brake cable assemblies for drum and disc brakes-626


With Rear Drum Brakes

Specific to:

Mazda 626 1999-2002

The rear drum brake shoes serve as the parking brakes. Refer to the procedures under Rear Drum Brakes.