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August 26, 2011, 10:48 am

Henry A
 

Question: how to put rear hub back on when u put new shoes

i cant get hub back on


August 30, 2011, 8:46 pm

Elizabeth K
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Are you talking about the brake drum or the axle hub? If you're having problems getting the brake drum on, re-adjust the shoes so they are not as far out. If you're talking about the hub... well, you didn't need to remove that to begin with. Did you remove both sides?

You can look at an online repair manual on the autozone.com website--it's free, but you'll have to register.


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August 31, 2011, 8:57 am

Henry A
 

brake drum i had the drum machine done but they still dont go on i have never seen this setup before no ajuster no nothing


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August 31, 2011, 5:21 pm

Elizabeth K
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Here is a description of the adjustment process:
http://www.ehow.com/how_4968345_replace-brake-shoes-ford-probe.html


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