If your vehicle is equipped with drum brakes, chances are, it has brake shoes Ð but what is a brake shoe? It's a piece of welded steel that produces friction to slow and stop your spinning wheels.
What Are the Signs of Failing or Bad Brake Shoes?
If you have failing brake shoes on your hands, there are some warning signs you can look out for. First, you will want to listen to any unusual sounds -- like squeaking -- when pressing or releasing the pedal. You will also want to feel for less responsive brakes. For instance, it might seem like it's taking longer than usual to stop your Toyota model. Lastly, check to see if your parking brake is loose.
Where Can I Order New Brake Shoes?
You can buy new brake shoes at the parts department at Longo Toyota. If you notice a problem with your current brake shoes, be sure to inspect the issue ASAP. We're here if you need to order any replacement parts. Most of our in-stock parts ship within 24 hours. Other parts may take about 2-3 business days. We ship nationwide and offer expedited shipping on select orders. Please contact us with any further part-related questions!
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