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Aug 26, 2013 ... In this video I'm going to talk to you about what you can do to fix your rear drum brakes if they lock up on a Chevrolet Cavalier. Fixbook DIY Car ...

Brake Repair: Troubleshooting Checklist - CarsDirect

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Mar 18, 2013 ... Over the course of their life, drum brakes are designed to self-adjust as they wear , ... your brakes are making unusual noise, or your rear wheels lock up. 2. ... of your drum brakes may also be stuck, causing your wheels to lock.

Rear brakes keep locking up - Maintenance/Repairs - Car Talk ...

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May 31, 2010 ... I have a 1995 Pontiac Firebird 3.4L V6 automatic with ABS brakes. When I ... What could cause for only the right rear brake drum to lock up?

GMC Sierra C/K 1500 Questions - left rear brake is locked - CarGurus

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Feb 3, 2013 ... left rear brake is locked - I have a 1994 gmc sierra and the left rear brake is ... Springs indicate a drum brake and pads indicate a disc brake.

Tech Center - Rear brake lock up after front brake conversion

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Sep 11, 2012 ... My problem is that at times the rear drum brakes will sometimes drag as I am driving, ... Can you identify the likely cause of the problem?

Servicing Drum Brake Systems | KnowYourParts

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Many drum brakes present problems related to extended age and mileage as well ... And, since servo action would cause the rear brakes to prematurely lock up ...

DRUM BRAKES Lock Up At Low Speed - The MGA With An Attitude

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Squeal in drum brakes is commonly caused by friction linings that are too hard ... on the MGA drums, perhaps 0.040" (dia) for rear drums and 0.060" (dia) for front drums. ... This makes for a wear resistant surface, but cause other problems.

How to Fix Your Sticky Brakes - Popular Mechanics

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Feb 26, 2013 ... Eventually the car won't move because the brakes are locked up, hot, and steaming. ... be dragging, causing friction that cooks the brake fluid and results in ... of moving the caliper pistons (or brake cylinders in drum brakes).

What should I do when my brakes lock? | HowStuffWorks

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Instinct tells you to slam on the brakes, but that will just cause them to lock up, ... up include bad brake pads, calipers on disc brakes, cylinders on drum brakes or  ...

What causes front brakes to lock up? | Reference.com

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How do you find a diagram for a rear drum brake? ... This chain of events causes the brakes to overheat and lock up. If just one set of brakes locks up, the cause ...

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What causes my rear drum brakes to lock up? | DoItYourself.com

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Rear drum brakes can lock for several reasons. One reason could be a defective wheel cylinder, which is part of the brake system. It is found on top of the shoes, ...

1996 Chevrolet Cavalier: Brakes Lock Up Rear Tire when Applied

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I recently replaced the front and rear brakes because my rear tire would lock up ... drum, or contamination of the brake linings as being a cause to the lockup.

Car Rear Brakes Locks Up - MyHonestMechanic

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Apr 5, 2012 ... What causes the brakes to lock up anyway? ... I am assuming you have rear DRUM brakes, and that they replaced the rear brake wheel ...