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Strut Assembly Replacement Estimate for Mazda 3

Mazda 3 Strut Assembly Replacement costs $522 on average.

CarServiceEstimateShop/Dealer Price
2011 Mazda 3L4-2.0LService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementEstimate$474.99Shop/Dealer Price$586.22 - $877.77
2017 Mazda 3L4-2.0LService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementEstimate$469.19Shop/Dealer Price$579.05 - $866.32
2010 Mazda 3L4-2.3L TurboService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementEstimate$618.27Shop/Dealer Price$762.65 - $1155.71
2013 Mazda 3L4-2.0LService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementEstimate$481.99Shop/Dealer Price$593.99 - $886.12
2008 Mazda 3L4-2.3L TurboService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementEstimate$611.27Shop/Dealer Price$759.01 - $1154.59
2010 Mazda 3L4-2.5LService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementEstimate$474.99Shop/Dealer Price$584.59 - $874.92
2014 Mazda 3L4-2.5LService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementEstimate$456.23Shop/Dealer Price$558.44 - $832.67
2006 Mazda 3L4-2.0LService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementEstimate$524.47Shop/Dealer Price$647.26 - $975.32
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What is the Strut Assembly all about?

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.

Keep in mind:

  • Struts are replaced in pairs (front or rear).
  • You may need to take the car to a shop for wheel alignment after this service. A mobile mechanic does not have the machine to align the wheels.

How it's done:

  • Verify that the struts are bad.
  • Remove and replace the struts.
  • Inspect the suspension system for any worn or damaged parts.

Our recommendation:

You can easily find out if you need new struts by doing a bounce test. Go to the front corner of your car and push down on the front of the car. If your car bounces up and down a few times, it's time to have a mechanic throughly assess the health of the strut assembly as bouncing often indicates a need for replacement.

What common symptoms indicate you may need to replace the Strut Assembly?

  • Unstable, bumpy ride.
  • Excessive body roll.
  • Uneven, excessive tire wear.
  • Knocking or other noises when going over bumps.

How important is this service?

The front of your vehicle has a strut assembly to help absorb shock. With so much weight at the front of the car (due to the engine placement), your vehicle needs extra help absorbing the shock and vibrations from the road. The strut assembly is a shock absorber with a spring coil that keeps your engine and cabin from experiencing the full vibrations of the road. When the strut assembly is damaged, it no longer acts as a shock absorber. Without this shock absorber, the ride will become much less smooth and comfortable, and your engine will be subject to potentially damaging amounts of force.

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Alexander

9 years of experience
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Alexander
9 years of experience
Alex did a awesome job, stayed in touch with me via text to let me know his arrival time, proceeded to do the work very quick, will definetly book him again for future work you can assign him to my profile to work on my vehicle.
2008 MAZDA 3 - STRUT ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT (REAR) - WOODBRIDGE, VIRGINIA

Patrick

30 years of experience
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Patrick
30 years of experience
So far everything seems to be good with my car - it was so convenient having Patrick come to my house and fix it while I was at home. Friendly and Knowledgable . I will be using this service again.
2006 MAZDA 3 - STRUT ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT (FRONT, REAR) - AUSTIN, TEXAS

Tien

20 years of experience
746 reviews
Tien
20 years of experience
Ex Ellen service
2007 MAZDA 3 - STRUT ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT (FRONT) - OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA

Ben

38 years of experience
883 reviews
Ben
38 years of experience
I was happy with the service and he did a good job. However I think one of the springs was put on my shock backwards so I would like someone to give me a call. My name is Stacy brand and my phone number is 832-343-5021
2011 MAZDA 3 - STRUT ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT (FRONT, REAR) - HUMBLE, TEXAS

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