1999 BMW 750iL Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1999 BMW 750iL
1999 BMW 750iL ProblemsFront Thrust Rod Bushings May Fail
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.
A fluid leak may develop from one or more power steering hose. When a leak is being repaired, it is not uncommon for multiple hoses to be replaced.
The rear lower ball joints may wear causing alignment and tire wear issues as a result of the excessive play in these joints. Our technicians tell us a 4wheel alignment should be performed after ball joint replacement.
1999 BMW 750iL Questionscar alarm keeps going off (1 answer)
love the car, but, the alarm keeps going off for no reason. Once I get it started the alarm takes a while to turn off and then the trip mileage resets itself. Now, the outside temp says -45 and then climbs up to whatever it really is. The radio turns off after two minutes and the display hasn'...