Nissan Car 350Z & Maxima 1999-06

Brake Shoes

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Removal & Installation



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
  2.  
  3. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Brake drum
     
    Return springs, adjuster assembly, hold-down springs, and brake shoes
     
    Parking brake cable from the toggle lever
     

  4.  

To install:

  1. Install or connect the following:

    Parking brake cable
     
    Shoes with the hold-down springs
     
    Return springs, by hooking them into the new shoes
     
    Adjuster assembly
     
    Drums and wheels. Adjust the brakes and bleed the hydraulic system, if necessary.
     

  2.  
  3. Check the parking brake adjustment.
  4.  


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    Fig. Exploded view of the rear drum brakes-Sentra



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    Fig. Rear drum brakes-Altima


Altima, Maxima, Sentra And 200SX
  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions in the beginning of this section.
  2.  
  3. Remove the brake drum.
  4.  
  5. Remove the return springs, adjuster assembly, hold-down springs, and brake shoes.
  6.  
  7. Disconnect the parking brake cable from the toggle lever.
  8.  

To install:

  1. Reconnect the parking brake cable.
  2.  
  3. Install the shoes with the hold-down springs.
  4.  
  5. Hook the return springs into the new shoes.
  6.  
  7. Install the adjuster assembly.
  8.  
  9. Install the drums and wheels. Adjust the brakes and bleed the hydraulic system, if necessary.
  10.  
  11. Check the parking brake adjustment.

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    Fig. Exploded view of the rear drum brakes-Sentra



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    Fig. Rear drum brakes-1998 Altima



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    Fig. Rear drum brakes-1999 Altima

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