06 F350 park brake backing plate rusted out? pics - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
Wheels, Tires, and Brakes Here's where you can post all your topics and questions about wheels, tires and brakes.
Sponsored by Discount Tire

User Tag List

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 Old 04-29-2013, 06:29 AM Thread Starter
Compression Ignition Addict
RamAirfreak98ss's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2006
Posts: 562
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 2
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
06 F350 park brake backing plate rusted out? pics

See the picture... truck hasnt had the parking brake in it for over a year. It was removed when a part was lost on the road one trip, ordered the new park brake kit shortly after. went to install it the other day finally and this is what i find!

Can this backing plate be bought from ford new? Looksl ike its held on by the huge bolts that hold the hub onto the axle.
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	backing plate.jpg
Views:	507
Size:	91.4 KB
ID:	103977  

04 F350 XL
06 F350 Lariat SRW BPD oil cooler, ARP, sinister !egr, s&b intake
06 F350 Lariat C/C DRW 4" Silverline , BPD egr cooler, ARP studs, Garett powermax turbo
07 F550 XL c/c 12' ABC american landscaper
11 F350 Lariat C/C !dpf/doc, SCT 7015
14 F550 Lariat C/C Dump truck, !def/dpf, Flo-Pro, T1 Tuner, S&B intake 3200miles
16 F350 Lariat c/c Nov 2015
RamAirfreak98ss is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 3 Old 04-30-2013, 07:00 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Groveport, Ohio
Posts: 714
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 30
Thanked 7 Times in 7 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Common, you don't need any of that stuff, but if you do replace it, RockAuto is way cheaper than anywhere else. I had my mechanic just leave that stuff off, and just didn't have an ebrake.

2010 Ford F250 XLT ; 5" Diamond Eye DP Back ; 2" Rough Country Leveling Kit ; 18x9 XD Hoss's wrapped in 33 Mastercraft AXT's ; 4" Top Gun Customz Blocks ; SCT Livewire w/ Gearhead Custom Tunes : AFE Stage 2 CAI
madcat6183 is offline  
post #3 of 3 Old 06-05-2013, 06:15 AM
Powerstroke.org Rookie
Join Date: May 2012
Location: South East Indiana
Posts: 11
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Hello, I was just doing this job on my 2003, f350 w/ 110k miles over the weekend. I got the backing plate at a local parts store. I had the pins and keepers for the brakes get inside the drum and reak havoc when the right side rusted through. The plates were $65 for a set. I know of this happening on other fords and guys have left the parts off but i wanted mine fixed. Once the hub is off like you have pictured, most of the work is done. Remove the remaining 4 nuts and give the bolts a firm smack with a hammer. Removing the plate also requires a little help from a chisel of screw driver.Tightening the hub nut was also a concern of mine. I read in other places (on this site) the torque is 60ft pounds while turning the hub then loosen 7 clicks. 80ft lb on the axle bolts.
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	back plate.jpg
Views:	1287
Size:	49.5 KB
ID:	120882  
IndianaJoe is offline  
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may 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 On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome