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Squeaky Brakes?

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by sanssocs2, Sep 17, 2001.

  1. sanssocs2

    sanssocs2 Registered Member

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    Why do my brakes squeak on my 85. and how in the heck do i shut it up. there's got to be something i can do. i clean the rear drum brakes about once a month. what can i do to stop the sqeak.
     
  2. Pugsley

    Pugsley 1/2 ton status

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    Are you sure it's not the fronts?? A little disc-brake quiet can work wonders. If it's definitely the rear, I'd wager that you are due for a complete drum rebuild (shoes, hardware, and wheel cylinders)

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