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Old 05-22-2010, 03:09 PM
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Originally Posted by fast68
backing plate may be tweaked damaged

are the shoes on right?

primary and secondary not reversed?

springs all on in correct order?

parking brake parts not binding or installed right?

try removing the parking brake cross bar and arm lever and such


if there is any fluid or oil at all on the drum or shoes then it will cause freezing grabbing

definitely!

gotta be clean and dry
Everything you mentioned is correct. The shoes are on properly and there are no leaks, everything is dry.
I have not taken the parking brake bar out, but almost everything else i have tried. Only thing i haven't replaced on the rear brakes is the drums and those may be next. I am running out of options....thanks for the help
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