Brake shoes need replacing periodically just like brake pads. These devices both do the same job but work in different positions.
Unlike pads, which sit around the disc in your braking system, shoes sit in its drum. Both devices use a friction material to control the speed of your car. As you use them, this material wears down until it reaches the point where it needs to be replaced.
What are the signs that your brake shoes have reached the end of their life?