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My fiance has a 2006 chevy colorado 2.8 liter. Im needing to…

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Hi, My fiance has a 2006 chevy colorado 2.8 liter. Im needing to know what parts I need to order to replace the front and back brakes. I have a mechanic that comes to my house for repairs, but I just dont know what I need to order.

Mechanic's Assistant: How many miles are on the car? Are these the orignial brakes?

I think there is around 138k on the truck. and Im guessing they are original brakes

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Colorado yourself? What have you tried so far?

No I have a mechanic that is going to fix it. I just need to know what parts to order to replace the front and back brakes.

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

I have ceramic brake pads for the front, but what do I need to replace the back brakes? I dont see any back brake pads on AUTOZONE website

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Chevy Mechanic: Ron Z., - Chevy Tech - replied 1 month ago

Thanks for holding!

On this vehicle, the rear brakes are a "drum-type" brake "shoe". So you will not find "brake pad" for the rear of this vehicle. Here is the link to the rear brake shoes: https://shop.advanceautoparts.com/p/brembo-brake-shoes-n2010193595bre/10764555-P?searchTerm=rear+brake

As for the front- the ceramic brake pad will work just fine for this vehicle.

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
the brake shoes are all I will need to order to replace the back brakes?
Chevy Mechanic: Ron Z., - Chevy Tech - replied 1 month ago

That's correct. You can do a search on AutoZone website for "rear brake shoe" and you should have a few options.

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