Strut Assembly Replacement Estimate for Dodge Dakota

Dodge Dakota Strut Assembly Replacement costs $242 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$168 to $458
Labor: $70 -$192
Parts: $98 -$266
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$290 to 756
Average Shop price
$206 to 533
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1998 Dodge DakotaV8-5.9LService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$236.00Shop/Dealer Price$292.02 - $427.41
1993 Dodge DakotaV6-3.9LService typeStrut Assembly - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$174.36Shop/Dealer Price$215.04 - $304.25
2002 Dodge DakotaV8-5.9LService typeStrut Assembly - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$204.92Shop/Dealer Price$253.19 - $365.29
2008 Dodge DakotaV6-3.7LService typeStrut Assembly - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$450.61Shop/Dealer Price$556.22 - $794.39
2002 Dodge DakotaV6-3.9LService typeStrut Assembly - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$207.46Shop/Dealer Price$256.36 - $370.35
2010 Dodge DakotaV6-3.7LService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$236.00Shop/Dealer Price$292.01 - $427.40
1999 Dodge DakotaL4-2.5LService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$236.77Shop/Dealer Price$293.06 - $429.09
2006 Dodge DakotaV8-4.7LService typeStrut Assembly - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$450.61Shop/Dealer Price$556.27 - $794.48
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All about Strut Assembly Replacement

The strut assembly, an essential part of your car's suspension system, is attached to the front wheels and is used to absorb road shock, providing a smooth ride. Most cars made after 1995 have shock absorbers in the rear and strut assemblies in the front suspension. Older cars may have shock absorbers at all four wheels. Faulty or damaged struts affect the ride comfort as well as the braking effectiveness. The strut assembly, located in the front or rear of the car, is basically a shock absorber with a spring coil for additional support. The front wheels have the extra weight of the engine and need extra support to absorb shock from the road. The shock absorber has a piston and a cylinder that contains a gas or liquid substance. The spring is attached to the piston. When you drive over a bump, the piston inside the cylinder moves up and down against the gas/fluid and the spring, absorbing the shock from the bump. The strut assembly takes a beating over time, especially on bumpy roads. It will eventually start leaking the gas/liquid, leaving you with an unstable or rugged ride. With worn out struts, it is possible that the tires could lose contact with the road and/or the tires will wear out prematurely.

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