Car Problem Reports

Mercedes-Benz C240 Tire Wear Caused By Worn Front Thrust Link Bushings

 
Mercedes-Benz C240 Problem
7 Reports
Me Too
Edit

Model Years Affected: 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005

Average Mileage: 81,000 mi (27,000 mi - 135,000 mi)

Verified

Irregular and premature tire wear can be caused by the front thrust link bushings cracking and causing excessive movement in the suspension. The thrust link bushings are fluid-filled (to help reduce vibration), so if they crack, they will leak oil.

Ask a Question