Thread: Inspection II
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Old 11-29-2012, 03:18 PM   #5
WDE46
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Originally Posted by jdiesel03 View Post
Yeah, I did have the Inspection II done at 60k. I thought it was every other inspection you do the II. So, I'll be doing Inspection I up until 120k? Good to know, I know I'll need the filters, fluids and spark plugs changed. Having some vibration at higher speeds as well so I'm pretty sure my control arm bushings are on the way out. The indy shop is ASE and BMW Certified, according to their website:

http://www.baltimore-bimmer.com/

They quoted me $123 for the filters, but I didn't ask about the fluids. $520 for the control arm bushing.

Thanks for the advice!
That is an insane price for the control arm bushings. They cost $100 for upgraded Meyle HD parts. I can do the install myself in about an hour. Yours definitely need replacing by this mileage though. Also you probably need new rear trailing arm bushings (RTABs) with limiters ($80). I would suggest a new steering flex coupler as well ($30)
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