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Old 09-20-2004, 07:45 PM   #1 (permalink)
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ok first day of rain, tried to test my tires out on the wet pavement. took this turn too hard and started fish tailing. counter steered corrected then it swayed the opposite direction. then i did a 180 into a ditch, luckily no one was hurt and my cars cosmetics is not damaged.

i was wondering if anyones ever fixed the lower control arm + the end of the cv(?)boot because grease is coming out of it. thanks.
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Replacing the control should be easy enough. bimmerparts.com is great source for new parts.
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my rear LCA got raped at a garage one time, www.bavauto.com has some decent aftermarket LCA's
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