BMW M5 Problem Report

BMW M5 Mushy Road Feel and/or Shuddering in the Steering Over Bumbs

(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.

identified at dealership when vehicle was in for other repairs; not yet fixed - researching better price -
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