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    Default 1993 suburban 2500 4x4 clicking noise in front tire area

    I get a clicking noise in the front tires it seems like , about 2 clicks for every tire rotation. i have lifted 1 side at a time and spin the tire but no noise.... wheel is tight no play as in a loose bearing. Is there a common reason for this ? also there is a loud squeek on both sides in the front when i hit bumps etc but im not sure these are related could be bad bushings on the shocks it looks like but thought id mention that.

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    The clicking could be your brake pads rattling around. Just fixed the ones on my Sub.
    Jess

    1991 Suburban


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    so how did you fix the looses brake problem?

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    I'm not sure how your brake system is set up, but with mine, I was able to use a large flat punch and a hammer to bend the two clips on the outside against the caliper more. A couple of good whacks should get it.

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    Welcome to the club. The clicking could be a front CV joint that is going bad or is bad.

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    Sounds like a CV axle. Do you notice it more when your in 4WD? Or when you turn? I would put my money on it beinga CV axle.
    1995 C1500 4.3L 2WD. JET TBI Spacer, JET stage 1 chip, 10mm Taylor custom wires, Pulstar Iridium Pulse Plugs.
    260k miles and still going strong...

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    CV Joint. Our trucks have common problems with tearing the boots, throwing the grease out and then they start to click like that.

    1995 Chevy Tahoe

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