Strut Assembly Replacement Estimate for Mazda 3 Sport

Mazda 3 Sport Strut Assembly Replacement costs $506 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

Skip the repair shop - our mechanics come to you
YourMechanic Price
$403 to $631
Labor: $168 -$192
Parts: $235 -$439
Average Dealer price
$693 to 1101
Average Shop price
$493 to 748
Get an instant quote for your car
Our mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing
Get a quote
CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2009 Mazda 3 SportL4-2.0LService typeStrut Assembly - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$642.22Shop/Dealer Price$795.63 - $1177.43
2010 Mazda 3 SportL4-2.0LService typeStrut Assembly - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$417.03Shop/Dealer Price$514.30 - $727.33
Show example Mazda 3 Sport Strut Assembly Replacement prices

Parts required for a Mazda 3 Sport Strut Assembly Replacement

Meet some of our expert Mazda mechanics

Real customer reviews from Mazda owners like you.

236 reviews
Jose
12 years of experience
Jose did an amazing job and explained everything so I could understand.
2006 MAZDA 3 - POWER WINDOW SWITCH REPLACEMENT (DRIVER SIDE FRONT)
Want Jose's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
109 reviews
Augie
26 years of experience
Augie was friendly, knowledgeable , showed up on time and finished everything in a timely manner. I gave 4 stars because he came for a brake pad and rotor replacement, but didn't have the correct tool, so he had to rechedule for another day which, was a bit frustrating and inconvenient. He did rechedule for another time that worked for me a few days later, but I do not normally drive to work(take metro) so driving in twice was slighly bothersome. Other than that, I would recommend him.
2011 MAZDA 6 - BRAKE PADS REPLACEMENT (REAR)
Want Augie's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
64 reviews
Brian
8 years of experience
Brian did a greater job than I could have hoped for! Very knowledgeable of my Mazda 3 and extra helpful. Thanks!!
2007 MAZDA 3 - DOOR LATCH REPLACEMENT (DRIVER SIDE FRONT)
Want Brian's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
62 reviews
Robert
16 years of experience
Robert was very friendly, had the correct parts, finished the work on time.I have no complaints.
2007 MAZDA 5 - SHOCK ABSORBER REPLACEMENT (REAR)
Want Robert's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!

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.

Strut Assembly Replacement Estimates for Popular Mazda Models