BMW 745Li Problem Report

BMW 745Li Loosness in the Front Suspension Due to Worn Tension Strut Bushings

(8 reports)

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.

R/F spindle, bearing, & tie rod replace + L/F lower arm replace + alignment = $1569 -
DEALER RECOMMENDS REPLACING. OVER $500 TO REPLACE L AND R BUSHING. -
Bushings are cracked, have not yet took to get fixed. -
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