Strut Assembly Replacement Estimate for Mercedes-Benz 300SD

Mercedes-Benz 300SD Strut Assembly Replacement costs $256 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$241 to $289
Labor: $112 -$160
Parts: $129
Average Dealer price
$407 to 444
Average Shop price
$295 to 328
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1985 Mercedes-Benz 300SDL5-3.0L Turbo DieselService typeStrut Assembly - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$279.58Shop/Dealer Price$365.29 - $508.09
1984 Mercedes-Benz 300SDL5-3.0L Turbo DieselService typeStrut Assembly - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$277.00Shop/Dealer Price$362.31 - $503.35
1982 Mercedes-Benz 300SDL5-3.0L Turbo DieselService typeStrut Assembly - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$249.00Shop/Dealer Price$323.97 - $457.26
1983 Mercedes-Benz 300SDL5-3.0L Turbo DieselService typeStrut Assembly - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$249.00Shop/Dealer Price$324.03 - $457.36
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Trung
7 years of experience
Trung called and arrived a bit earlier which I told him he could do that since I'm already back in my location. He took care of it like a pro and fast. I found out he has to drive from quite a distance away to my location which make me feel bad. My Mercedes warning light was all reset after the oil change and everything is back to normal. Found a minor leak in trans axle. Awesome job Trung. Keep up the good work.
2005 MERCEDES-BENZ CLK500 - OIL CHANGE
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Godwin
19 years of experience
Awesome Service ; Super Friendly :)
2011 MERCEDES-BENZ SLS AMG - CAR IS NOT STARTING INSPECTION
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Jose
12 years of experience
Jose showed up right on time. He was very knowledgeable and completed the job very quickly. He also suggested some other things that I might need but was not pushy. Thank you so much!
1996 MERCEDES-BENZ C220 - OIL CHANGE
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Shaun
11 years of experience
Needed my front struts replaced. Shaun was originally unable to remove the springs from the strut due to the spring's high tension - he took the shocks back to his place where he had an air compressor and finished the job before I got out of work. All throughout this he remained intention about staying communicative - very professional! I'd say - a good job! Car's working fine now.
2012 MERCEDES-BENZ SLK350 - STRUT ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT (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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