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BMW 760Li Front Thrust Rod Bushings May Fail

BMW 760Li Problem
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Model Years Affected: 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008

Average Mileage: 82,500 mi (65,000 mi - 100,000 mi)


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.

  • , , 65,000 mi

    I have the same problem the Trust Rod Bushing is as what the dealers said a little crack in it and they want to charge 1500.00 to fix it, is this about what everybody charge?

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  •  Rookie

    Same problem... $300 and its like new.

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