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  • 03-22-2011, 03:08 PM
    doru
    There are 5 rubber bushings that might need replaced - not very easy. I dread that moment.
  • 03-17-2011, 02:44 AM
    BDiefAZ
    Most are replacing the upper arms, rear sway bar links and ball joint that is in the rear knuckle.

    Hope this helps.
  • 03-13-2011, 03:34 PM
    Danno

    I'm eagerly awaiting. Hurry Please...n/m

  • 03-12-2011, 10:13 PM
    cn90

    Re: Which rear suspension parts to replace

    If you can wait until after April, then I would have done a complete overhaul of the REAR end and write it up with pictures.
  • 03-12-2011, 10:30 AM
    Danno

    Which rear suspension parts to replace

    My 1998 528i with standard suspension has 120k miles on it. It's been getting wiggly and squishy on rough and uneven roads so I figured time for suspension work. I had an indy mechanic replace my front shocks and thrust arms a few months back but I'm going to tackle the rear myself. I've read through a lot of posts and procedures on the rear shock and ball joint R&R and feel like I can give it a go.

    My real question (at this point anyway) is while I have things apart what else should I replace back there?

    Thanks.

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