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S3 - Strange brake noise

ved789 Jul 11, 2007

  1. ved789

    ved789 Member

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    Hi,

    There has been a strange noise - almost like a clicking noise ( or like " tuk" ) when I brake at slow speed (parking speed) only. This noise only happens some times and not all the time. Today was the first time I was able to replicate the noise. This is not the balls from the back board.

    Anyone experience a similar problem? The brakes work 100% fine. Just annoying.
     
  2. JamS3

    JamS3 Active Member

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    Is it when you brake for the first time after reversing?

    If so the pads will locate different and make a noise when braking from travelling forwards and braking to reversing and braking and vice versa.

    My brembos used to do this really bad!
     
  3. José

    José Member

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    Yap, in reverse it happends all the time, when parking. But last friday, in traffic, it was making a some noise when I pressed the brake pedal less smoothly. That's not going to be admissable in a 50000 euro car...
     

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