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Old 10-24-2003, 03:14 PM
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Come to think of it, last winter, whenever I would back out of parking spaces that required me to turn the wheels hard to the left, I could feel a type of "kick" in the steering wheel, as if one or the other front wheels had a kink in it.

That same kick, (which evenually went away) occured in a more gentle form during highway driving, during which the front wheels would jerk slightly at random intervals. I assumed it was the idler arm bushing. Evidently, it was not.
2001 E430 4matic
122,xxx miles
Black/Charcoal Interior

Gone but not Forgotten:
1995 E320, 252,xxx miles, Black/Grey
1989 260E, 223,00 miles, Black/Black
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