1990 BMW 525i Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1990 BMW 525i
1990 BMW 525i Problems
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. These worn bushings should be replaced.
1990 BMW 525i Questions
The front seats of my 1989 BMW 525i are damaged. Can I use seats from a 1995 BMW 525i as replacements?