Alignment &Tire Wear Issue and/or Clunk or Thud From Front Suspension on Mercedes-Benz CLK63 AMG

Torque thrust bushings in the front suspension may crack and leak oil, this causes steering alignment problems and excessive tire wear. Another symptom of a worn bushing is a clunk or thud noted when turning, on hard acceleration, or hard braking.

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Average mileage: 83,000 (83,000–83,000)
3 model years affected: 2007, 2008, 2009
4 people reported this problem
1 person shared problem details
same problem as described: leaking fluid from the bushing. I'm about to go back to give the dealer a third try at repair on his nickle.
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