4-47.BRAKE ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT
This task covers:
Tolls and Special Tools
Tool Kit, General Mechanics: Automotive
Hub and Drum Assembly Removed
Rags, Wiping (item 19, appendix E)
Solvent, Drycleaning (item 21, appendix E)
Screw and Washer Assemblies (2)
Lock Washers (5)
Brake shoe springs are under tension. Wear eye protection and use caution when removing
springs or serious injury to personnel could result.
This paragraph discusses replacement of one brake assembly. All brake assemblies are replaced
in the same way.
Remove two springs (1) from anchor post (2).
Remove washer (3) from anchor post (2).
Remove adjusting screw spring (4) from brake shoes (5 and 6).
Remove adjuster assembly (7) from brake shoes (5 and 6).