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Need a diagram for hardware(drum) took both sides apart 96 ford contour, i remember the big stuff, just forgot location of springs!

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    thank you!!! autozone is closed and she(wife) is livid! if you could e-mail a diagram I would be forever grateful!!



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If you have a autozone around....They can give you a diagram for the brake hardware

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