Mushy Road Feel and/or Shuddering in the Steering Over Bumbs on BMW 750iL

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.

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Average mileage: 163,863 (163,863–163,863)
12 model years affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, more1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001
13 people reported this problem
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Wobble in the steering wheel upon bumps. Information on this webpage was extremely helpful with diagnosing my problem. Will be seeking repair as soon as possible.
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