BMW 850i Repair and Maintenance
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BMW 850i ProblemsMushy Road Feel and/or Shuddering in the Steering Over Bumbs
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.
BMW 850i QuestionsI have a coolant leak from an O-ring in the pipe that runs from the water pump (1 answer)
to the water manifold at the rear of the engine the leak is where the pipe connects to the water manifold. the pipe has a bleed fitting that connect to the center top of the engine. is there enough clearance between the top of the pipe and the bottom of the intake manifolds to lift the bleed fitt...
Been suggested that with changing of the gasket for the intake manifold would solve the problem ??
I do have some type of oil leak but at the moment I can not tell where its coming from, I changed air flow meters, I changed relays and today I'm going to check if fuel pumps are working correctly and try and determine where the oil is coming from. Areas that come in my mine are, leaky intake...