Re: [Chrysler300] Anti chatter springs
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Re: [Chrysler300] Anti chatter springs





I understood they were put in to prevent squealing — story back in the  day .those brakes often were loud.  I often wondered how they did effectively did that . Maybe friction between drum and spring damps high frequency vibration , like those devices you sometimes see on utility wires in air. Some of those look
Like springs . The wires  vibrate and fatigue at the pole end fastening , eventually breaking off . Cannot believe it does anything for cooling the brakes ? Thermal connection to drum bulk metal too poor?     

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On 3 Nov 2018, at 5:53 pm, 'Terry & Andree Hoeman' tehoema@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx [Chrysler300] <Chrysler300-noreply@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

The springs must be for additional cooling since they add cooling surface—nice to have in heavy braking but not essential in “normal” driving.

 

From: Chrysler300@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:Chrysler300@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Larry Jett LarryWJett@xxxxxxxxx [Chrysler300]
Sent: Saturday, November 03, 2018 1:32 PM
To: Dave Dumais
Cc: Intnl
Subject: Re: [Chrysler300] Anti chatter springs

 




Over the past 40 years I have found drums with them missing and have had a few break from rust.  Didn't seem to make a difference if the shoes were matched to the drums and all lube surfaces were rust free and greased.

 

On Sat, Nov 3, 2018 at 11:14 AM Dave Dumais dave.dumais@xxxxxxxxx [Chrysler300] <Chrysler300-noreply@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

 

Guys,

 

How important is to have these spring's
On the drums.

 

Where can new ones be found?

 





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