Loosness in the Front Suspension Due to Worn Tension Strut Bushingson BMW 740iL

The front thrust rod bushingsalso referred to as tension strut bushingsare 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.

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Average mileage : 110,000 (110,000–110,000)
5 Years Affected: 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997
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1995 BMW 740iL110,000
the car front end shakes and vibrates at 45 mph, without applying brakes.
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