Having problems with your 1994 Pontiac Firebird ?

Removing the rear drum from a 1994 pontiac firebird

\015 Hi,\015\012\015\012I am trying to get to the brake pads behind the drum. I can't get the drum off. There seems to be to long clip like things holding it in place. Should I pry those off? That is my question.\015\012\015\012\015\012Thanks\015\012Mike\015 Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 15-01-2018

Answers :

Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for 1994 Pontiac Firebird

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

Removing the rear drum from a 1994 pontiac firebird


Please click on this link:http://www.autozone.com/addVehicleId,1967302/initialAction,repairGu ... 1994 Pontiac Firebird

I can't remove the rear brake drums off my 2005 pontiac sunfire, I think because i let the bad brakes go too long and they grooved into the drums, so how do i get the drums off now/


I do brakes on these all the time.On all of the brake drums after some time they get hard to remove since the drum rusts to the axleor bearing hub. When I remove the wheel and the clips that usually come from the factory around a couple of the studs ... 2003 Pontiac Sunfire

How to remove rear end in a 78 firebird - 1991 Pontiac Firebird


... 1991 Pontiac Firebird

Removing rear drums on pontiac G5 2007 - 2008 Pontiac G5


... 2008 Pontiac G5

How do I remove and replace the rear drum brakes of a 2000 Pontiac Montana along with a diagram?


... 2000 Pontiac Montana

How to a remove the rear drum 2003 pontiac grand am


... 2003 Pontiac Grand Am

How do i remove the rear drums from a 1999 pontiac grand am? rusted on


Soak around the center hub with penetrating fluid allow to sit for a bit then use a med. hammer(ball pien) and repeatedly strike drum with force in between each wheel stud(don't hit studs, this should loose the drum from the hub and alow it to come o ... 1999 Pontiac Grand Am GT

Cannot remove my EH holden rear axle. - 1979 Pontiac Firebird


... 1979 Pontiac Firebird

Trying to remove rear drums off of a 2005 Pontiac montana. Whats the secret?


Smack the front edge of them with a large hammer to unseat them ... 2005 Pontiac Montana

Cant remove rear drum and its loose,2004 pontiac aztek fwd


Drums are worn into brake shoes. Need to back out on adjuster. ... Pontiac Aztek

1998 pontiac grand prix gt. rear disc brakes with drum emergency inside the rotor. how big a hassel to remove and replace the hub bearing.


... Pontiac Grand Am

REAR BRAKES I cannot remove the rear brake drum to get to the brake shoes. I can't remove the rear drum(don't know how); usualy there is a center cap and a nut but in my case it looks like you need a special tool to remove the center cap (which is made of solid steel); dos anyone have an idea how it works?? thanks!..


The center cap is your hub. It can be removed by a special tool (don't know tool number) but its a hub removal tool. Or you can use a brass punch and 5lb sledge and knock it loose that way. Another suggesion is to by a pully ... 2006 Chevrolet HHR

I removed the rear wheel from my 2004 toyota corolla and I now have access to the rear drums. How do I open the drums, and what are the proper procedures for replacing the stock shoes of the rear drum brakes? I am familiar with disc brakes, but this is my first time working on a drum system. Please advise me how to open the drum and then any helpful tips for removing/reinstalling the shoes. Thanks


The holes are toward the center of the drum, about 4 inches apart. they don't look like much and are easy to overlook. Check your repair manual. On some front wheel drives (undriven rear wheels) you take the axle nut off and pull the hole drum and ... 2004 Toyota Corolla

Rear end accident.Left rear side caved in just past rear door.Large piece which connects brake assembly (drum),shock, 2 arms to chassis and one arm with ball joint to cross member. The large piece broke where the ball joint connects to it. In order to remove the large piece it was neccessary to grind off the nut on the ball joint. Now I need to replace the arm to the crossmember but I cannot remove the bolt through the crossmember. Is it pressed in? How can I remove it? Any help would be greatly


... 2001 Mitsubishi Galant

2006 Pontiac Torrent rear drums


They pull off just like any other vehicle, unless you live in an area where they use salt. Brake and suspension parts on these rust and sieze quickly. Soak with penetrating oil and keep tapping around perimiter. I do this for a living, and I've had T ... 2008 Pontiac Torrent

How do you remove the rear brake drums from a volkswagon polo. I have remove the wheel and the hub retaining screw but am not sure how to remove the brake drum


You will need a 2 lb. sledge hammer hit the outer rim of the brake drum alternating from side to side once the brake drum appears to loosen rotate with both hands only in one direction as you pull outward forcefully. ... 1997 Volkswagen Jetta

Drum removal rear drum will not come off woundered if the center nut under center cap of drum had to be removed


You need to release the brake first in order to loose the break pad and then pull the drum. ... Plymouth Breeze

I am trying to replace the rear brake pads on a vauxhall combo van, Y reg, I am having difficulty removing the brake drums, when I have done this before, there has been a adjustment screw which when undone allowed the removal,there is not one and the drum is catching on the brake shoe, is there any way of releasing the drum.


There should be two small threaded holes, insert the proper size bolt inside and screw the bolts in, alternating a few turns at a time. This will force the drum off the brake shoes. ... 2000 GMC Envoy

How do i remove the rear brake drums from a 2004 chevy aveo? i can't get the brake drum off, i removed the big locking nut and the C clip. the brake drum spins freely but won't come off.


... 2004 Chevrolet Aveo

How do i get the rear brake drums off a 2006 pontiac pursuit g5


... 2006 Pontiac G5

Removal of Rear Brake Drum on 2004 Chevy Aveo


1.Release parking brake. 2. Apply the brake pedal at least 10 times. 3. Raise and support vehicle with jack stands, etc. 4. Remove the tire and wheel assembly. 5. Remove the lock ring and the caulking nut from the spindle. ... 2004 Chevrolet Aveo

Cannot remove the rear brake drum from 2003 ford windstar. How do I adjust the shoe to allow the brake drum to be removed?


You'll have to remove adjuster plug at backing plate, stick something small, in hole & lift adjuster off wheel, then turn wheel with adjuster tool or screwdriver, downward, to loosen. ... 2002 Ford Escape

Exacly how to remove rear brake drums ? 2001 Ford Focus SE. I don't want to remove the hub & spindle. I simply want to replace the drums & Brake shoes.


The drum and hub are one assembly on that vehicle so you will need to remove the dust cap in the center of the drum and remove the large axle nut. The drum/hub/bearing assembly will then pull off of the spindle. If you want to replace the ... 2000 Ford Focus

Changing rear brakes how do you remove the drum from the pads on a 2006 ford escape with rear drum brakes?


I do it with a big hammer...spin and hit to loosen then some use a puller or a pry bar or screw driver to get them off ... 2006 Ford Escape

Removing rear brake drum unable to find the adjuster to remove the drum


Sometimes there is a rubber plug in the hole as a dust cover ... 2000 Kia Sephia
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.carrestorationshop.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 2.1350 seconds