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11-13-2005, 10:18 PM
does anyone have a part number for front and rear brake shoes. its a 63 lark 6. 10" front 9" rears. its about time i change them out i found some at autozone but would like a double check if anyone knows.

Duralast # 176 Fronts
Duralast # 173 Rears

If anyone has any info that would help I would appreciate it.

11-14-2005, 02:25 AM
From the Raybestos web site, I got fronts as 176 and rears as 158. Fronts for a V-8 have to have those relined or buy from a vendor. (V-8 rear is same as six front.)


55 Commander Starlight
62 Daytona hardtop

11-14-2005, 01:05 PM
My info concurs with Nate's. 158s on the rear. In fact, my book doesn't show 173 used on ANY Studebaker back thru the 1940s.[}:)]

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1957 Transtar 1/2ton
1960 Larkvertible V8
1958 Provincial wagon
1953 Commander coupe
1957 President 2-dr
1955 President State
1951 Champion Biz cpe
1963 Daytona project FS