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Old 10-09-2006, 09:16 PM   #1
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Default clicking coming from rear drum brake

what might cause a clicking noise from a drum brake? it only occurs when the brakes are in use and it varies with speed.
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Default Re: clicking coming from rear drum brake

All kinds of springs/bars/shoes could be causing it. Only way to find out is to open them up.

Is it only from one side? Open up both and compare everything.
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Default Re: clicking coming from rear drum brake

worn linings? when is the last time you inspected or replaced the rear brake linings (shoes)?
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