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Premature Tire Wear Due to Cracked Lower Control Arm Bushings on Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG

Problem Description and Possible Solution

Irregular and premature tire wear can be caused by the lower control arm bushings cracking, resulting excessive movement at the control arm pivot point. Ball joints can also wear out prematurely, causing similar tire wear symptoms. I some cases it may be necessary to replace the lower control arm, including bushings & ball joint to correct this concern.

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Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG Vehicles With This Problem

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Average mileage: 153,000 (153,000–153,000)
4 model years affected: 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002
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