Originally Posted by eli_335i
I don't have a clip, but yea that's it. Your control arm bushings are blown. I heard this when my car had only 45K on it, so you're lucky to get so much life out of those. Part of my M3 upgrade is to get more value from these components.
Agreed - mine went at ~50k as well
. I replaced with an OEM-like aftermarket ($60/each IIRC, DIY labor), but given the short life of the first set, I am slightly regretting not just going M3 parts. Guess we will see how long this set holds up!