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Warranty or wear & tear? Sway bar and control arm bushings


May 1, 2020
Brought our X in for service and was told that the suspension noise is due to worn out bushings in the control arm and sway bar. They say this is a wear and tear item and was told would not be covered under warranty.

Is this right? In my decades of driving various sedans and other large SUVs, some for over 100k miles, this is the very first I’ve had a bushing go bad (and we’re only at about 30k miles).

Any advice would be appreciated.

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