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Car Door Lock Actuator Replacement Estimate for Mercedes-Benz 380SL

Mercedes-Benz 380SL Car Door Lock Actuator Replacement costs $426 on average.

CarServiceEstimateShop/Dealer Price
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SLV8-3.8LService typeDoor Lock Actuator - Driver Side Rear ReplacementEstimate$881.56Shop/Dealer Price$1100.82 - $1675.09
1982 Mercedes-Benz 380SLV8-3.8LService typeDoor Lock Actuator - Passenger Side Front ReplacementEstimate$1064.08Shop/Dealer Price$1329.16 - $2040.46
1984 Mercedes-Benz 380SLV8-3.8LService typeDoor Lock Actuator - Rear Hatch/Trunk ReplacementEstimate$335.59Shop/Dealer Price$416.15 - $609.65
1985 Mercedes-Benz 380SLV8-3.8LService typeDoor Lock Actuator - Passenger Side Front ReplacementEstimate$339.86Shop/Dealer Price$429.18 - $601.28
1985 Mercedes-Benz 380SLV8-3.8LService typeDoor Lock Actuator - Driver Side Front ReplacementEstimate$339.86Shop/Dealer Price$420.03 - $585.28
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SLV8-3.8LService typeDoor Lock Actuator - Rear Hatch/Trunk ReplacementEstimate$324.59Shop/Dealer Price$401.75 - $592.72
1985 Mercedes-Benz 380SLV8-3.8LService typeDoor Lock Actuator - Passenger Side Rear ReplacementEstimate$272.68Shop/Dealer Price$332.64 - $439.88
1983 Mercedes-Benz 380SLV8-3.8LService typeDoor Lock Actuator - Passenger Side Front ReplacementEstimate$1073.08Shop/Dealer Price$1333.63 - $2041.54
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Car Door Lock Actuator Replacement Service

What is the Door Lock Actuator all about?

A door lock actuator is the component in electronic door locks that is responsible for locking and unlocking the vehicle’s doors. When a button is pressed to lock or unlock a door, the door lock switch triggers the actuator. A small motor in the actuator then triggers a series of gears. The final gear is connected to a rack and pinion set of gears, which converts the rotational motion of the motor into the vertical motion necessary to lock or unlock the door.

Keep in mind:

Some modern vehicles have a complete door lock assembly which can’t be separated into individual components. These vehicles will need the entire assembly replaced, rather than just the actuator.

Our recommendation:

The door lock system shouldn’t be checked unless you notice that something is wrong. As soon as you notice your vehicle behave oddly when you lock or unlock the doors, schedule an inspection.

What common symptoms indicate you may need to replace the Door Lock Actuator?

  • Doors won’t lock.
  • Doors won’t unlock.
  • Doors will only lock or unlock sporadically.
  • Doors make an unusual noise while locking or unlocking.
  • Car alarm goes off randomly.

How important is this service?

A door lock actuator is responsible for locking and unlocking your doors. When the door lock switch is triggered, the actuator’s motor powers a set of gears that lock or unlock your door. When the actuator stops working, there is no communication between the door lock switch and the door locks, and you’ll be unable to lock or unlock the door.

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