Front bushing failure causing crashes?

Asked by Nov 16, 2014 at 12:26 PM about the 2004 Ford Escape

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Is worn out front bushings a safety problem?

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Can I assume your mechanic suggest your bushings in the control arm are worn? It will cause your steering and handling to suffer, possibly resulting in a crash depending on bad it is.

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