Drum Brakes 'wuuuuuuuuu' noise when driven

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very informative thread thanks guys! I got a question i read somewhere that the center bolt needs to be torqued correct or you will damage the bearing does anyone know the correct torque setting?
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i read somewhere that the center bolt needs to be torqued correct or you will damage the bearing does anyone know the correct torque
My manual says the rear drum hub nut should be 200Nm (or 148 ft·lb).
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cool thanks for the help!
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The drum brake parts including the automatic adjuster for cars with ABS
The drum brake parts including the automatic adjuster for cars with ABS
The drum brake parts including the automatic adjuster for cars with ABS

The drum brake parts including the automatic adjuster for cars WITHOUT ABS
The drum brake parts including the automatic adjuster for cars WITHOUT ABS
The drum brake parts including the automatic adjuster for cars WITHOUT ABS
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