Clunky brakes

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Pooltrev
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Post by Pooltrev » Fri Apr 29, 2022 12:46 pm

Hi, has anyone experienced a what I call a " clunk" when applying and pulling away. No problem with operation of brakes just noisy?

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Goaty
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Post by Goaty » Fri Apr 29, 2022 1:31 pm

Yep, since new. It’s not something I’m concerned about personally. I guess I can hear mechanical brake noises a lot more, as there’s no engine noise to drown this out, like there would be in an ICE vehicle.
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orrery
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Post by orrery » Fri Apr 29, 2022 2:43 pm

Yes, indeed. It seems to be the result of auto-hold mostly.
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Bassoonbridge
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Post by Bassoonbridge » Fri Apr 29, 2022 2:51 pm

Yes, but only when pulling away.

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RichR
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Post by RichR » Fri Apr 29, 2022 3:31 pm

It’s not that noticeable on mine most of the time, and certainly way quieter than my mate’s Tesla.
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Helijock
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Post by Helijock » Fri Apr 29, 2022 8:43 pm

Mine gives a loud clunk after an overnight park, but fine after that. I have found that by reversing not much more than 12 inches before the first start of the day there is no clunk. Since doing this I have not had another clunk. I always reverse park, I don't know if that has any bearing on the brake tension.
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ChangoMutney
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Post by ChangoMutney » Sat Apr 30, 2022 7:26 am

Drum brakes (which I believe the Enyak has on the rear) are more prone to stiction. Its one of the reasons they are more suitable for hand brakes.
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