REMOVAL & INSTALLATION
Release the parking brake before attempting rear drum removal.
- Remove the wheel cover and loosen the lug nuts. Remove the cotter key and the axle shaft nut.
If the car is equipped with styled wheels, it will be necessary to raise the car and remove the wheel first.
- Block the front wheels, raise the car, and support it with jackstands.
- Remove the wheel.
- Unfasten the three screws which secure the brake drum and withdraw the drum.
- Installation is performed in the reverse order of removal.
Rear drum inspection procedures and specifications are identical to those given in the front drum brake inspection procedure in this section.