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Hi, should my HG ute rear brakes have an auto adjuster mechanism or could you get them without?
My brakes are working because they are shiny.
It has discs up front although I believe it started life with four wheel drums.
and while I am at it, can I tell if the rear cylinders are the correct size for the discs? there are no visible markings. at least they are dry.

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from one who has converted drums to disc, you will have no doubt if the drum rear wheel cylinders are still on. the rear wheels will lock up at the touch of the brake pedal punting the occupants into the dash! I believe from hk, the rear drums were self adjusting. the trick is to drive backwards and apply the brakes. Happens everytime you back out your driveway.

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Wheel cylinders are the right ones, drum fronted cars had little legs from the cylinder to the shoe.
All k t g holdens had self adjusters, didn't always work well tho.

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I think you're better off without the auto adjusters.

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Holdenpaedia, they're the brakes Mate.

Self adjusters have been removed because the Richard Cranium(dickhead) who removed them, had no idea how they went back together.

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I will hunt down the parts to re-install them then.
thanks people.
I should have noticed this years ago but obviously didn't.

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