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2002 cadillac deville: 000 miles..I hear a click click noise

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I have a 2002 cadillac deville with 16,000 miles and still under warrenty. I have had my car in four times for the following problem. When I get ready to stop I hear a click click noise. this is when I get ready to put on the brakes. It doesn't do it after I press the breaks fully.When I get ready to turn, or apply brakes does it happen. I hear it from the drivers side with or without the window down. I've had two techs with me, one said that shouldn't be there the other said nothing. help me figure this if you can,.Jackie
Submitted: 11 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  DCM replied 11 years ago.
Jackie, I'm thinking the click noise is your brake light relay, when you said getting ready to apply thats mean your foot is already on the brake pedal, and when press to apply the brake you don't hear it anymore because the relay already activated your stop light.
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Reply to DCM's Post: Thanks so much, this sounds reasonable to me. I;ll have them check this out,jackie
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Expert:  DCM replied 11 years ago.
My appology jackey, I meant to say your brake switch is the one that is making the sound, it was connected to your brake pedal, once brake is apply the switch activate the light, and make that click noise.

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