how do you remove the brake drums on a 2001 buick century

Asked by May 17, 2015 at 01:32 PM about the 2001 Buick Century Custom

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

unable to remove drums is there an adjustment screw that needs to back out

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Yes. On the backing plate you'll see an oblong rubber plug. Remove it. You can then use a flat blade screwdriver to turn the starwheel adjuster. This will pull the brake shoes in and you can then pull the drum straight off. HTH. -Jim

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