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How do you change rear drum brakes for a 1996 mazda protege? I cannot remove rear drum brakes.

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If the rear drums are seized you will need to tap on the sides with a hammer while rotating the drum, this will loosen the hardware inside and allow it to come off.

If it is the shoes that will not come off, you need to find the spring and retainer that hold them on and disconnect them.

Posted on Jul 27, 2009

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