So for a while now, I’ve noticed when I get in my car and start driving, the first time I press on the brakes, I hear a single click. And that’s it. I don’t hear it any other time. It’s always when it’s been sitting for a while and the first time I press on the brake. I’m thinking it’s maybe a worn ball joint?
My car has 91000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.
This is something that is somewhat common and is typically related to the brake light switch. The switch has a small plunger on it that is activated when the brake pedal is pushed. Occasionally, this will begin to wear out causing the clicking sound you describe. I would suggest having a professional from YourMechanic come to your location to take a look at the vehicle.
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