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Old 01-06-2013, 08:00 AM   #16
TerryB
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Originally Posted by sleepyboy View Post
The rear drums are notorious for squealing on our cars. Usually it's from brake dust build up. Take the drum off clean it out and readjust the shoes fixes it most of the time.
It doesn't take much either. Mine is usually a tiny bit of rust ( rear drums ). I take a brass mallet and smack the drum while spinning it. Very little falls out, but it's good for quite awhile.
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