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Marty, European Car Expert
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I have a 2004 CLK 200 kompressor. A metallic squeak which

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I have a 2004 CLK 200 kompressor. A metallic squeak which seems to be from the driver`s sdie rear has now become more of a tortured metal sound despite new pads having been fitted. any idea what the cause and cure might be? greatly appreciate advice.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: UK Car
Expert:  Marty replied 1 year ago.
Hi, welcome to Just Answer. My name is***** you only hearing the metallic squeak when braking?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The metallic squeak is continuous but the noise increases and sounds severe after I use the footbrake Marty.
Expert:  Marty replied 1 year ago.
Ok, can you post the last 8 digits of your vin number?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I dont have access to it just now Marty. Will e mail it later. Regards.
Expert:  Marty replied 1 year ago.
That's fine Rob. I want to pull up a diagram of the front and rear suspension and point out the likely cause of the squeaking. Do you know if you have the W208 or the W209 chassis?