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Old June 1st, 2006, 02:56 PM   #1
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Default Take the time to check twice.. OR ELSE

This will happen.. Dad's buddy borrowed the trailer.. the breakaway cable got tight and popped. locking up the brakes and smoking the shoes and hardware.. along with pass side bearings..
So after roughly 120 bux in parts. its back together.
here's the Carnage:

Shoe Material i found in the bottom of th drum.

and One of the magnts was fawked up and causiong a short. so we just bought everything new
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Old June 1st, 2006, 03:48 PM   #2
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Yep, you always need to check it in a full lock turn...

But it also needs to be shorter than your safety chains. Adjust everything as needed...
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