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Old 08-24-2010, 01:34 PM
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Originally Posted by DaveInDenver View Post
Oh and don't forget to release the parking brake.

Do I need to explain why I might mention this? That was a forehead slapper after fiddling around for a few minutes...
Same here on my old '92, except I think it was about an hour before I clued in.
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Old 08-24-2010, 08:22 PM
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It was a combination of things.

Rust, plus lots and lots of gunk on the adjuster. Where I thought I'd backed the adjuster off, turned out to be just a jammed adjuster.

Solution: Cut a hole in the drum, and find this out, then unjam the adjuster and got the drum off pretty easily.

Then found that I need that axle jig after all. I see no way to press this baby off without it.

So much for a quick, easy repair.
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