1995 Jeep YJ , back breaks wont stop! - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ Tech Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 12-21-2010, 10:37 PM   #1
Newb
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Canada
Posts: 2
Images: 1
Post 1995 Jeep YJ , back breaks wont stop!

So i have my yj that rear breaks wont stop,
while on a jack stand they will completely stop but will start going again, but when on the road they will not lock up or stop at all.
I have changed the wheel cylinders, master cylinders, the steel brake lines and the rear flex lines many times.
I have also bled the brake lines several times .

If anyone has any ideas on what it could be, or what i could try please let me know!

Bad Habits is offline   Quote
Old 12-21-2010, 10:51 PM   #2
Jeeper
 
Wrangler Haven's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 310
Did you remember to adjust them?
At the bottom between the shoes is an adjustment screw. There should be a rubber plug directly behind it that you can pop out and adjust the shoes with the drum on. With the parking break off and no pressure on the pedal, adjust the shoes out until they just barely contact the inside of the drum.

Wrangler Haven is offline   Quote
Old 12-21-2010, 11:12 PM   #3
Newb
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Canada
Posts: 2
Images: 1
Yes I did adjust them, I also put a ford proportioning valve and cylinder on it to, and still wouldn't work
Bad Habits is offline   Quote
Old 12-23-2010, 10:43 PM   #4
Jeeper
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Southwestern Ontario
Posts: 18
Which Ford proportioning valve? YJ without ABS has 2 steel lines for the front wheels and 1 for the rear coming out of the valve.
A proportioning valve from an Explorer with rear disc brakes will not work on a rear drum brake vehicle, I tried it, didn't work, long story!
Rob
unrooly1 is offline   Quote
Reply

Tags
rear breaks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Thing's to know when Buying a Used Jeep Wrangler YJ Rian306 YJ Tech Forum 28 12-17-2014 06:50 PM
1990 Jeep AX-15 6cl M Trans story from Hell Peloquin YJ Tech Forum 11 06-14-2012 07:04 PM
Back in a Jeep! Good bye Toyota Funky Junk! TheViking WF New Member Check In 7 08-30-2009 10:53 AM
Chryseler Announces Prices for 2010 Geoff@Bestop Off-Topic 13 08-21-2009 12:10 AM
2007 Hot Springs Jeep Jamboree USA review jeeptales On The Trail 0 11-16-2007 11:15 AM



Download our Mobile App

» Network Links
»Jeep Parts
» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:10 AM.



Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC