Scrapping sound at low speed front passenger side.
2004 Citroen C3 Manual diesel

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andymax
Driver
1 points

Problem added: May 12, 2017 (4 years ago)
Scrapping sound from front passenger side in low speed from standstill. No noise when over about 20mph. Brakes renewed and nothing wrong with them. Wheel bearing not getting hot. No sound when turning or braking. Noise on and off not all the time. Car running fine apart from this. 126,000 miles on clock.

Car details
Car: Citroen C3
Variant: Manual diesel
Model Year: 2004
Category: Steering, Suspension, Brakes, Wheels & Tyres
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whittingehame
Legend
20,190 points

May 12, 2017 (4 years ago)
Could be sticking brake pad , was Copperslip grease or equivalent used on contact points and pad back plate when renewed ?
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1/4drive
Legend
1,892 points

May 13, 2017 (4 years ago)
Just had a Peugeot in with a brake fault,
Turned out that the little clips that secure the pads in the carrier.
Well one was distorted and every now and then the clip steel hit the disk resulting in a screech.
Worth a look.

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