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Old 07-29-2013, 10:11 PM   #7
SkycityBMW
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Took this off of http://www.understeer.com/lcab.shtml
The lower control arm bushings stabilize the rear of the front lower control arms. After about 50k miles the stock non-M3 bushings can begin to tear. When they do, the rear of the control arm is allowed to move farther than it should causing instability and a shake in the steering wheel when braking at high speeds (over 50mph).
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