Car Problem Reports
BMW 325Ci Front Control Arm Bracket Bushings May Fail
BMW 325Ci Problem
Average Mileage: 80,300 mi (38,000 mi - 120,000 mi)
Visitor, 2002 BMW 325Ci, 72,300 mi
replaced front control arm at 63,000 and now told need to replace again at 72,000
Visitor, 2005 BMW 325Ci, 94,000 mi
I noticed problems while coming to a stop the cars steering wheel shakes and you hear a thud. I jacked the car up to check the rim because I thought it might be a bend or something but I could move the whole wheel from side to side. I replaced my bushings and the lower control arm and it was fine.
Visitor, 2005 BMW 325Ci, 77,500 mi
Front Lower control arm bushings knocking under braking per BMW Seattle Service. Need to get that done soon :(
warn front control arm bushings
Bushings are shot!