NEW HANDBRAKE SHOES
rally Design had supplied us with their new handbrake shoe 1 service kit, so we took it along to tasker and lacy to have the handbrake shoes renewed. We only needed a couple of tools from the kit, but the equipment will help with other cars in the future.
the handbrake shoe adjuster is positioned at nine o’clock on the offside rear and three o’clock on the nearside rear. there’s an inspection hole in the brake disc that gives room to feed in a screwdriver and back off the adjuster. 3 t
We had 2 already seen the poor condition of the handbrake shoes last month, so didn’t waste any time in stripping the rear brakes. First, the entire caliper and carrier were removed by undoing two 18mm bolts for the carrier.