Volkswagen Air Cooled 1949-1969 Repair Guide

Brake Drum

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Fig. Fig. 1 Identification of the typical rear drum brake components

REMOVAL & INSTALLATION





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Fig. Fig. 2 To remove the rear brake drum, bend the cotter pin ends until straight ...



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Fig. Fig. 3 ... then remove the cotter pin from the castle nut



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Fig. Fig. 4 With the vehicle weight on the wheel, loosen the mounting nut



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Fig. Fig. 5 A pneumatic impact gun makes loosening the nut much easier



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Fig. Fig. 6 Slide the brake drum off of the axle stub

  1. With the wheels still on the ground, remove the cotter pin from the slotted nut on