2005 Audi A4 2ltr tdi sline Clunking noise from brakes

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Anthony A4
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Clunking noise from brakes
Apr 25, 2013 (7 years ago)
when i depress the brake pedal i can hear a clunking sound from each wheel at low speed going forward only. i have just fitted brand new brake pads and brake discs all round.
the noise was not there before i changed the brake pads and discs!

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Car: Audi A4
Variant: 2ltr tdi sline
Model Year: 2005
Category: Leaks & Noises

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whittingehame
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Apr 25, 2013 (7 years ago)
Did you use copper grease on pads ? pistons all free ? sliding in calliper freely ?
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Anthony A4
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Apr 26, 2013 (7 years ago)
good suggestion on the copper grease yes i have greased the sliding guides and the back of all the pads it almost sounds like i can hear each set of pads engaging one at a time ie clunk and milli seconds later another clunk ! i am just baffled do they need bled or is something wrong because they are working fine!


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whittingehame
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Apr 26, 2013 (7 years ago)
Brakes should not need bled after just replacing pads and discs .Sure it is brakes and not susp / steering clonk?
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