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      12-30-2012, 04:23 AM   #7
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Originally Posted by NPVPositive View Post
Is this rust normal in the outer bearing (or whatever you call it!)? I was a little surprised given I don't live in the snow, etc.
Also noticed that. Just included it in the 1M issues log (

Below is a different subject re your query. Didn't check on my 1M, so this might be normal too for installation/fixing purposes.

Collar nut of your 1M:
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Collar nut (BMW part# 33411133785) (picture courtesy of
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Wheel bearing (source:
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