Strut Assembly Replacement Estimate for Mazda Protege5

Mazda Protege5 Strut Assembly Replacement costs $363 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$341 to $408
Labor: $126 -$192
Parts: $215 -$216
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$597 to 655
Average Shop price
$418 to 470
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2002 Mazda Protege5L4-2.0LService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$401.45Shop/Dealer Price$494.66 - $695.89
2002 Mazda Protege5L4-2.0LService typeStrut Assembly - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$353.86Shop/Dealer Price$437.09 - $627.68
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Patrick
27 years of experience
Patrick is a consummate professional and extremely courteous. Very thorough and diligent. He noticed a problem with one of the components he installed and personally followed through to make sure to make sure things are made right. I feel my automobile is in good hands.
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19 years of experience
Very helpful and explains everything well
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Rod
12 years of experience
Rod was a very likable, up-front guy. Immediately diagnosed the problem and took steps to make sure it was fixed ASAP. The service was more expensive than if I had handled it myself, but it was more than worth the extra bucks to have someone else take care of it from start to finish. This was my first use of MY MECHANIC, but I would use them again with no reservations. Worth the money.
2002 MAZDA PROTEGE5 - CAR BATTERY REPLACEMENT
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22 years of experience
Chris came on time, was very professional, and polite the entire time start to finish. he asked information, got to work, double checked everything. worked hard and diligently. showed me what was wrong and was very helpful from beginning to end. and even gave a discount for things I thought it needed but did not. If you want your automobile fixed right and professionally then you should ask for Chris. five stars !
1998 MAZDA PROTEGE - AXLE / CV SHAFT ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT (DRIVER SIDE FRONT, PASSENGER SIDE FRONT)
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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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