brake shoe helper spring snapped, source replacement part.

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Can any one help? my partners 2002 c3 snapped the trailing brake shoe helper spring on the near side and I can't find a replacment anywhere.
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Mrtom1973 wrote: Wed Jul 21, 2021 1:57 pm Can any one help? my partners 2002 c3 snapped the trailing brake shoe helper spring on the near side and I can't find a replacment anywhere.
The 2002 drums had an option of two different systems fitted.

A full set of shoes often comes with the right springs as they are a consumable part.

Have a look on Euro Car Parts (here) to see if they can source the set by reg.
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