Report: Alignment/Tire Wear Issues Due to Excessive Play in Rear Lower Ball Joints
BMW 740iL Problem
Average Mileage: 109,000 mi (71,000 mi - 147,000 mi)
The rear lower ball joints may wear causing alignment and tire wear issues as a result of the excessive play in these joints. Our technicians tell us a 4wheel alignment should be performed after ball joint replacement.
Excessive play in rear lower ball joints
Visitor, 1998 BMW 740iL, 147,000 mi
the bearing on my passenger side is all messed up i didn't hit anything but when i drive over 60mph the whole car begins to shake especially when i turn left
Visitor, 2001 BMW 740iL, 71,000 mi
Replace rear ball joints.