2002 BMW 745i Problems
RepairPal has identified the most common problems with the 2002 BMW 745i based on complaints from actual vehicle owners. We'll tell you what the problem is and what it'll take to fix it.
There are reports of various interior trim parts peeling including center console buttons, storage tray buttons, door sill entry covers, b-pillar trims, and kick panels.
The front thrust rod bushings—also referred to as tension strut bushings—are known to fail occasionally. The oil-filled rubber mounts weaken and crack over time, causing a mushy road feel and shuddering in the steering wheel when going over bumps.