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Old 02-22-2014, 06:36 PM   #1
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E-Brake problems

2001 winnebago F53, v10, u35 e-brake will not hold I took up all the adjustment at the e-brake drum still will not hold , started to disassemble e-brake thinking it needs new shoes bit not sure how e-brake drum comes off, any ideas anyone? thanks Eddie.

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Old 02-23-2014, 07:58 AM   #2
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Emergency brakes are rarely used for actual braking so shoe wear normally doesn't exist. Sounds like the linkage is way out of adjustment. If cable is involved, it could be stretched and would be the first thing to replace.

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Old 02-24-2014, 02:16 PM   #3
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Hi Eddie and Welcome to the Forum!

Try this old thread from 2010:

Emergency Brake Shoe repair F53
1995 Coachmen Santara 360MB 36' w/slide.
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