BMW
M5
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Rear sway bar brackets cracking on BMW M5

Problem Description and Possible Solution
There are reports of the rear sway bar brackets cracking while driving aggressively.
Problem Data
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Average mileage: 102,500 (75,000–130,000)
4 model years affected: 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003
6 people reported this problem
Comments
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Happened to me & I didn't even know it. Sway bar was OK, but bushings and brackets sheared off. Me thinks bracket metal too weak for tension along force.
The rear/right sway bar bracket was cracked and felt off. Just replaced one with less than 5 dollars. That's it.