The front thrust rod bushings—also referred to as tension strut bushings—are 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.
Car Problem Reports
BMW 760Li Front Thrust Rod Bushings May Fail
BMW 760Li Problem
Average Mileage: 82,500 mi (65,000 mi - 100,000 mi)
Visitor, 2006 BMW 760Li, 65,000 mi
I have the same problem the Trust Rod Bushing is as what the dealers said a little crack in it and they want to charge 1500.00 to fix it, is this about what everybody charge?
Same problem... $300 and its like new.