As I recall it doesn't actually do anything. It's been a while since I did
this, but I had the same question the first time. I think it just helps
guide the spring.
If you let us know where you are maybe we can send a lister over to see.
It's Allen's turn for a road trip ;-)
On 9/27/01 9:34 PM, "Steve Jones" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Thanks for the input, putting the bottom spring in woks easiest that way. My
> problem is the top spring, It's extra tail is definitely for something, and
> the logical purpose would be to support or hold the handbrake actuator
> (which otherwise is just sitting between the brake shoes.) I don't know
> whether the spring got bent taking it out (if so, both springs got bent or
> twisted identically) but there seems to be no way to get it through both
> parts (shoe and actuator).
> Any ideas or know anyone on the list who could help?
Keep your top down and your chin up.
Larry B. Macy, Ph.D.
Department of Psychiatry
University of Pennsylvania
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Philadelphia, PA 19104
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