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When I step on the brake I don't hear no clicking noise what is wrong?


What kind of clicking noise do you expect to hear? Applying the main brakes is usually a silent activity.
If you are referring to the emergency brake, it is the clicking of the ratchet when applying the emergency brake. The clicking is the sound of spring loaded metal teeth bouncing along a cog wheel. The action is similar to the teeth on a hand winch that does not allow backward turning. If when applying the emergency brake the sound is not heard then the spring may be broken or dislodged.
Does the brake engage? Does the handle stay pulled until the brake is released? If not then the locking of the brake is not happening.

Oct 10, 2016 | Cars & Trucks

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When turning right in my 98 deville makes a ticking sort of metal on metal noise.


Could be a brake pad, or a wheel bearing.
If the sound is a little "heavy", it could be the left CV joint.
My car made a clicking sound like that , it was a bent shield around the back of the brake rotors. I remember bending it when I changed a tire.
Also you could see if the brake "Wear indicator" could be hitting the rotor.
Hope this helps.

Apr 15, 2015 | 1998 Cadillac DeVille

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Metal on metal noise


hi,

most likely the throw out bearing is at fault. when you push the clutch a spinning bearing pushes the clutch plate away from the flywheel disengaging trans so you can switch gears. the transmission has to come away from the engine to fix it.

jm

Jul 04, 2017 | Toyota Corolla Cars & Trucks

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Grating soung coming the front wheel


is it like a growling noise, or a metallic "metal on metal" noise, is it clicking? when do you hear it? Common for wheel bearings to go out on those in my experience. usually you can narrow it to a wheel bearing if when you sway the car, you hear a growling noise towards the heavy end of the car, meaning if you turn to the left, causing the car to naturally sway right, the right hand tire front or rear starts making noise, thats usually a wheel bearing. If its a clicking noise while cornering and especially when corning with acceleration, thats usually a CV axle. if its a metal on metal noise, that can be a brake pad worn to low, or even just a simple backing plate to the brake rotor touching and rubbing the rotor.

Jan 22, 2011 | 2001 Volkswagen Golf

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Metal on metal sounding clicking noise while the wheels are turning but only on the frot driver and passenger wheels. What is going on? It started out only on the passenger side and then after the tire...


Is the noise a screeching high pitch or a growling low pitch?
It sounds to me that the CV joints might be bad and you need brakes.
high pitch would be the brake warning tabs
the low pitch would be the brake pads are gone and you are on the rotors gringing away metal

May 21, 2010 | 2000 Nissan Altima

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Front end noise when turning. almost sounds like


There are a couple of things to cause metallic sounds when turning. First thing, is if it's a clicking sound when you turn, then you have a cv joint going bad. It's usually more prominent when moving in reverse, however it can happen just as well while moving forewards. Secondly, if it's more of a grinding or scraping noise, we have a couple of options. The sound could be coming from the brakes, if they're worn or have grit stuck in them, or it could be bad bearings in the front wheel hub. The wheel hub has a tendency to making a whining noise when driving; usually most easily heard when driving past buildings. They can also allow the tire/wheel to present the appearance of leaning when looking at it. If bad enough, it can even rub on the brake caliper, or cause the disc brake rotor to wear out the brake pads prematurely. So, to recap: Check:
CV joints, if a clicking sound brakes or wheel hub bearings if grinding or whining sound.

Oct 19, 2009 | 2000 Jeep Cherokee

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Brake Problems


If this noise happens on wet or humid days this is natural

May 29, 2009 | 2009 Lincoln MKS

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My Left brake is making loud metal on metal noise when braking..


you need to replace you brake pads. and probably your rotors if you let it get bad enough to be metal on metal.

Mar 30, 2009 | 2001 Pontiac Grand Am SE

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