2003 BMW Z8 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2003 BMW Z8
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2003 BMW Z8 ProblemsDistortion of front shock towers caused by hitting a pothole
If the vehicle hits a pothole, distortion to the front shock towers can occur. The problem may be attributed to the run-flat tires. BMW has released a performance package upgrade for the front suspension, which includes a steel strut brace, steel strut mounts, and steel reinforcement plates for the top of the strut towers. This will help prevent damage to the frame.