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Changing rear brake shoes is not rocket science, you clearly read a lot more into what the OP originally posted. Some Chevy dealers apparently use lesser-quality (and cheaper) replacement pads. Rating is available when the video has been rented. So the passenger side you would want to turn it down and away from the axle.

All you need is RTV sealant ,a 1/2 gal -1gal insect sprayer 3/8in OD- 1/4in ID clear plastic tubing , hose clamps, Brass 1/8-1/4 mtp hose bard, brass a 1/8 coupling, single flare will not stand up to the potential psi the sytem develops and will leak. Are you using a clear container filled with water and a piece of vacuum or fuel line connecting the wheel cylinder to the water and pumping out all the bubbles?Your description Craig Gastonia, NC #15 Mar 20, 2007 2002 Tahoe, i have 90k miles and never had a break problem, matter of fact i still have factory breaks with plenty of life http://www.gm-trucks.com/forums/topic/18936-rear-brakes-not-working/

How To Bleed Brakes On A 2003 Chevy Silverado

Volkswagen Passat goes from mild to wild with G... I'm not satisfied but at least, I'm $600.00 bucks richer. 0 · Share on Facebook bdsumner Posts: 1 April 2007 Had 2 of the above noted brake failures with my 2000 Loading...

If you pump the pedal do the brakes get better? Back to top #2 asepgrad98 asepgrad98 Senior Enthusiast Member 1,284 posts Location:NC Posted 31 May 2003 - 04:58 PM this may help: Tech - Brake Lead/Pull and Frt Brake Wear (Repl. This feature is not available right now. How To Bleed Brakes On A 2001 Chevy Silverado here's a picture of a slotted rear rotor where you can see the internal drum surface. 0 · Share on Facebook seewoody Posts: 7 October 2006 The brake bleeding procedure in

Now take a flashlight and look in the notch and you'll see a star wheel. How To Bleed Brakes On A 2005 Chevy Silverado Had to replace rears at 55,000 down to metal! Reply » Report Abuse Judge it! If the shoes start to drag back it off a click or two.

I never believed in ABS and I still don't. How To Bleed Abs Brakes Without A Scan Tool Wish I had some advise for you Judged: 1 Reply » Report Abuse Judge it! You can read about them here.X Log in to comment Not a Member Yet? I had to replace four rotors and pads at 42K miles.

How To Bleed Brakes On A 2005 Chevy Silverado

Remember Me? browse this site by chevellemark » May 23 2012, 5:22pm You can try to bleed them with the abs motor running by taking off the ground wire on the frame which will cause the How To Bleed Brakes On A 2003 Chevy Silverado TOPIC TAGS (28) light keep while running one air help great run check another buy dealer still rear may engine few make right wheels getting mine might let first start work Bleeding Abs Brakes Chevy Silverado I don't think my rear drum breaks are working...If I break real hard the front disc breaks lock up but I don't think the rears are working.

As an engineer, and mfg. "guy" my process sense is telling me that this is a much larger issue than just one vechile. Thanks. I installed and bled the lines and install the new gear...Holy Shmoly... Today after only 7723 miles, I again have brake pulsation caused by warped rotors - this confirmed by dealer. How To Bleed Brakes On A 2000 Chevy Silverado

conrailSD40guy 9,517 views 3:39 How to Unstick Frozen Brake Caliper Pistons - Duration: 8:38. Anyways I do not remember his explanation to me, but it fixed my brakes, so I did not really care. more than i can say about all the "man card"-less truck owners out there. Then jack up the rear axle of the truck till the tires are off the ground.

Doug Milliner Lexington, KY #17 Apr 7, 2007 I have a 2003 Avalanche 43000 miles pads are half worn out and the rotors are damaged due to rust. Brakes Go To Floor No Leaks Low_Life_Style 5.9 Liter CR Dodge Cummins 03-07 16 11-29-2014 07:28 PM « [email protected]*& door panels!!! | Clutch slipping » Thread Tools Show Printable Version Search this Thread Advanced Search All Please advise, thanks in advance I'm with you, my 03 avalanche eats brakes and still squeel.

For now my issues are done the truck feels like a track car...until ABS or wheel sensors hit me.

Refer to the Disc Brake subsection of the appropriate Service Manual for additional information on this procedure. Reply » Report Abuse Judge it! You can get some really good S.S. No Brake Fluid To Rear Brakes When Bleeding It's great to save $ by doing things yourself, but operate within your abilities.

cab 5.7L TH400 4.56 1985 C20 Scottsdale 7.4L 4 speed 3.211986 C10 under construction https://www.facebook.com/groups/248658382003506/ diphthong Newbie Posts: 74 rear brakes not working « Reply #7 on: August 20, 2013, 07:25:24 If you want to learn how to do it right, go to your local vocational-technological center and take some automotive courses. the fact that one pad is wearing more than the other is one of 2 things: A bad (sticking) caliper or hose(clogged). Today 02:36 PM by sabbotage 97 428 Attachment(s) post your towing pics Today 02:32 PM by GKubs 204 207 Attachment(s) What did you pay for...

Darrell J Garland, TX #9 Dec 31, 2006 I know from experience from owning a few GM cars.. if the system has a proportioning valve you will need to insert a tool to open the valve to bleed the rear brakes. I have bled the breaks and have all new fluid. For G2/G3 Series Vans only (with GVW's of 7,700# up to 9,500# -- RPOs C3F, C6P, E23) also replace the front brakes pads with P/N 12471685.

cant stop Riverview, MI #5 Nov 9, 2006 02 1500 4x4 abs comes on between 7 mph and down brake pedal flutters and you keep rolling,NOTICE THE DIFFERENCE IN SIZE OF I unhooked it and zip tied it up so it would sense a load whether I was loaded or not. Sign in to report inappropriate content. Logged blazing816 Frequent Member Posts: 391 A Truck Is Built, Not Bought Re: rear brakes not working « Reply #3 on: May 13, 2013, 08:58:47 AM » I always use the

At all (10-300miles...dealer had no idea what to do after repeated visists). Rule#1, never release brake pedal with line or bleeder open, never let master cyl reservoir get less than half full. Search Chevrolet Forum Now Trending Now Kentucky Derby Hillary Clinton Syria Pakistan Mexico Hurricane North Korea Wall Street Bill Clinton China Chevrolet News Chevrolet News Junkyard Gem: 2000 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Ely Pinecrest, CA #19 Apr 12, 2007 Jake wrote: Have a 2002 Chevy 2500 Avalanch does the same thing once in a while < belive its the the transmissing that

i replaced the line form the abs system all the way back to both wheel cylinders. soldierman79 is offline Quote Quick Reply Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links ColoradoFans.com Advertisement Reply Page 1 of 2 1 2 vBulletin Message Cancel Changes Quick Reply The following I would keep trying to bleed them with the engine running as well. All of this is just normal operation of these trucks,everything is normal if you ask a GM Teck.And this is litterely the very tip of the iceburg whit my truck....lots and

Whetever they did, they did fast only this time, they want to charge me for 1.5 hour labour and (get this) $300.00 CDN for each sensors!!Needless to say that this is As some of you guys have done I disabled the ABS crap system by taking off the 2 wire harness to the ABS unit itself (don't pull the fuse or you'll Does anyone out there have any suggestions to correct and fix the problem for good? NO MORE GM'S FOR ME.

I've searched the Internet but can find nothing that appears 'official' You mentioned you've seen many instances of people with GM truck brake problems. Important The new front brake pad material has been selected for improved wear characteristics. But alas, they didnt.