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Carquest Wearever Drum Brake Wheel Cylinder

Part No. WCA37787 Warranty Details  

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Direct replacement Wheel Cylinders are designed to fit specific vehicle applications and to ensure a proper fit every time. Normal wear may cause piston seals to leak. Corrosion and pitting can also occur inside Wheel Cylinders as moisture builds up in the brake fluid. A leaky Wheel Cylinder can be dangerous to the driver, causing gradual softening of the brake pedal and creating brake pull to one side.

Product Features:
  • All Wheel Cylinders are made with high quality EPDM rubber cups and boots for long lasting performance
  • Wheel Cylinder bores are surface tested to ensure an optimum sealing surface for the pressure cups
  • Due to repair time and cost, it is more desirable to replace instead of repair Wheel Cylinders
  • Recommended replacement is suggested when servicing drum brake
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Bleeder Screw Cap Included:No
Bleeder Screw Included:Yes
Bore Diameter:11/16 in
Brake Line Inlet Thread Diameter:M10x1 mm
Casting Material:Cast Iron

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Carquest WeareverDrum Brake Wheel Cylinder
 
3.6

(based on 16 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (6)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

73%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (7)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Everyday driving (11)
  • Replacement (5)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (6), Auto enthusiast (3), Mechanic (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Noticeable decrease i stopping distance

Was skeptical because of the low price, but the car stops much better and with greater balance. Clean everything good first with brake cleaner and make sure all of your retainer springs are in...Read complete review

Was skeptical because of the low price, but the car stops much better and with greater balance. Clean everything good first with brake cleaner and make sure all of your retainer springs are in good order. Also scuff up your drums inside before assembling to take the glaze off and have someone help you do a good bleed. If you do it right like that and set your adjusters its almost as good as having discs on the rear.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Very Poor Quality

I bought this in May 2011, and it is now June 2012. I took my drum off due to a weak pedal, and noticed that this wheel cylinder was leaking already. ONE YEAR...Read complete review

I bought this in May 2011, and it is now June 2012. I took my drum off due to a weak pedal, and noticed that this wheel cylinder was leaking already. ONE YEAR LIFESPAN IS PATHETIC! What happened to the good old days of quality parts stores?

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5.0

Fit perfect

By 

from Tennessee

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3 or more reviews submitted

Comments about Carquest Wearever Drum Brake Wheel Cylinder:

Installed very easily, and works great

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
4.0

Great product

By 

from Dublin, Ohio

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3 or more reviews submitted

Comments about Carquest Wearever Drum Brake Wheel Cylinder:

Great fit and quality

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
3.0

Fit but looks like a rough casting

By 

from Pittsburgh

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Comments about Carquest Wearever Drum Brake Wheel Cylinder:

Fit well, no issues so far. REALLY wish they would be packaged with new mounting hardware.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No

(1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Noticeable decrease i stopping distance

By 

from Pittsburgh PA

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3 or more reviews submitted

Pros

  • Decreased Stopping Distance

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Everyday Driving

    Comments about Carquest Wearever Drum Brake Wheel Cylinder:

    Was skeptical because of the low price, but the car stops much better and with greater balance. Clean everything good first with brake cleaner and make sure all of your retainer springs are in good order. Also scuff up your drums inside before assembling to take the glaze off and have someone help you do a good bleed. If you do it right like that and set your adjusters its almost as good as having discs on the rear.

    (5 of 9 customers found this review helpful)

     
    4.0

    So far doing what it should !

    By 

    from Alexandria, La

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    3 or more reviews submitted

    Pros

    • Easy To Install

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Everyday Driving
      • Replacement

      Comments about Carquest Wearever Drum Brake Wheel Cylinder:

      Online department has good customer service !

      (5 of 11 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      It works

      By 

      from waynesburg, PA

      About Me Casual Driver

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      Pros

      • Easy To Install

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Everyday Driving

        Comments about Carquest Wearever Drum Brake Wheel Cylinder:

        It works.

        (5 of 12 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        worked fine easy to use the web site

        By 

        from NVA,Va

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        Pros

        • Easy To Install
        • Worked As Promised

        Cons

        • Didn~'~~t Fill The Old Spot

        Best Uses

        • Everyday Driving
        • Replacement

        Comments about Carquest Wearever Drum Brake Wheel Cylinder:

        product works fine and does what it's suppose to. just wish it filled the spot where the old cylinder was. left a small gap around the edges. time will tell if its better then what was there.other then that its fine.

        (5 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Perfect replacement part

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        from central jersey

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        3 or more reviews submitted

        Pros

        • Easy To Install
        • Lightweight

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Everyday Driving
          • Replacement

          Comments about Carquest Wearever Drum Brake Wheel Cylinder:

          Had no difficulty in replacement

          (5 of 12 customers found this review helpful)

           
          2.0

          Poor Fit

          By 

          from Ohio

          About Me Casual Driver

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          Pros

          • Low price

          Cons

          • Difficult To Install

          Best Uses

          • Everyday Driving
          • Replacement

          Comments about Carquest Wearever Drum Brake Wheel Cylinder:

          As another reviewer said: "It is not an exact fit for the car. The oem fits perfectly on the back plate this one needs extra work to prevent water to come in the drum because it is smaller." No gasket is included and the OEM gasket doesn't fit. I used a bead of RTV silicone sealant to seal it, then had to wait a day to avoid risking getting brake fluid on the silicone before it cured. This cylinder also looks lighter/cheaper than the OEM, but the cylinder does work and braking action feels good. This is for a '93 Escort.

          (4 of 11 customers found this review helpful)

           
          3.0

          Easy, Great Price

          By 

          from Rochester, NY

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          3 or more reviews submitted

          Pros

          • Easy To Install

          Cons

          • None

          Best Uses

          • Everyday Driving

          Comments about Carquest Wearever Drum Brake Wheel Cylinder:

          Was easy to install. But buy a new brake brake line to connect to it. They almost always brake when removing from the wheel cylinder. If you don't need it, you can always return it. Also, did not come with a gasket. Original equipment did have a gasket. I put it in without one. Probably not a big deal has there's plenty of other holes where stuff can get in.

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          • Q:

            Does this item fit left and right sides or are they
            specific for one side only?
            Asked on 3/19/2011 by Anonymous from Fayettevfille, OH

            1 answer

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              A:

              It will fit for both rear driver side and rear passenger side wheel cylinder. The Price is for a single wheel cylinder and it is sold individually.

              Answered on 3/19/2011 by Parts Guru Geo from AAP
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