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The damper pedal on my Casio Privia 860 makes a clicking noise when depressed/released. I cleaned the mechanisms that I can reach with alcohol, and blew them with high-pressure air, to no avail.

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This doesn't answer your question directly but may help if you decide to get another pedal.
I had a Casio keyboard for a while, and found that the polarity of the sustain pedal was the reverse of that on most other makes. This meant that when I bought another pedal (not Casio), it sustained when not depressed, and did not when depressed. To correct this all I did was to cut the cable near the pedal, reverse the wires, solder them back and cover with nice electrical tape.

By the way if you use SEABOARD or MAINSTAGE then there's a different trick (avoiding cutting wires) on this link:
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The only way to analyze this is to open the case. You may find contaminating material has gotten in, or broken part, or key slightly out of position on pivots or pivot plastic broken.

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