Mercedes-Benz 560SEL Strut Assembly Replacement at your home or office.

Our mobile technicians offer services 7 days a week. Upfront and transparent pricing.

Get an upfront price

Service Area

Average rating from customers who
received a Strut Assembly Replacement.
Learn More

$293.84 - $466.54

Price range for all vehicles


YourMechanic Benefits

Online Booking

Mechanic comes to you

12-month / 12k-mile warranty

Free 50 point safety inspection

Our certified mobile mechanics can come to your home or office 7 days a week between 7 AM and 9 PM.

Average rating from customers who
received a Strut Assembly Replacement.
Learn More


Strut Assembly Replacement Estimate for Mercedes-Benz 560SEL

Mercedes-Benz 560SEL Strut Assembly Replacement costs $376 on average.

CarServiceEstimateShop/Dealer Price
1989 Mercedes-Benz 560SELV8-5.6LService typeStrut Assembly - Front ReplacementEstimate$455.14Shop/Dealer Price$567.67 - $812.47
1986 Mercedes-Benz 560SELV8-5.6LService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementEstimate$573.68Shop/Dealer Price$715.22 - $971.96
1987 Mercedes-Benz 560SELV8-5.6LService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementEstimate$591.68Shop/Dealer Price$728.68 - $982.02
1989 Mercedes-Benz 560SELV8-5.6LService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementEstimate$505.69Shop/Dealer Price$638.88 - $889.36
1986 Mercedes-Benz 560SELV8-5.6LService typeStrut Assembly - Front ReplacementEstimate$523.13Shop/Dealer Price$646.46 - $899.35
1991 Mercedes-Benz 560SELV8-5.6LService typeStrut Assembly - Front ReplacementEstimate$465.14Shop/Dealer Price$572.85 - $814.03
1988 Mercedes-Benz 560SELV8-5.6LService typeStrut Assembly - Front ReplacementEstimate$509.13Shop/Dealer Price$634.29 - $888.56
1991 Mercedes-Benz 560SELV8-5.6LService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementEstimate$491.69Shop/Dealer Price$625.31 - $876.11
Show example Mercedes-Benz 560SEL Strut Assembly Replacement prices

Strut Assembly Replacement Service

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.

Fast and easy service at your home or office

GET A QUOTE FOR YOUR CAR

Backed by 12-month, 12.000-mile guarantee


Meet some of our expert Mercedes-Benz mechanics

Real customer reviews from Mercedes-Benz owners like you.

Excellent Rating


YourMechanic Mercedes-Benz 560SEL Service

Average Rating

4.4/5

Number of Reviews

5

Rating Summary
3
1
1
0
0
3
1
1
0
0

Ruben

15 years of experience
80 reviews
Ruben
15 years of experience
Mercedes-Benz 560SEL - Alternator - Charlotte, North Carolina
After the two disappointing missed appointments and lack of communication everything else was 100%

Nicholas

19 years of experience
348 reviews
Nicholas
19 years of experience
Mercedes-Benz 560SEL - Battery is dead Inspection - Denver, Colorado
Nicholas arrives at the set time. He seemed to know his mechanics although he also diagnosed a leaky gasket cover. He strongly recommended IED getting

Mark

16 years of experience
72 reviews
Mark
16 years of experience
Mercedes-Benz 560SEL - Check Ignition System - Cincinnati, Ohio
Mark made a good effort, at the end of the day my vehicles not repaired and I paid $70 to find out what I already know, my lock pin is sticking. Don't wish to disparage Mark, again he tried. Disappointed, thought whoever came would know how to repair it

Scott

26 years of experience
7 reviews
Scott
26 years of experience
Mercedes-Benz 560SEL - Car is not starting - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
He was on time, very knowledgable

Excellent Rating


YourMechanic Mercedes-Benz 560SEL Service

Average Rating

4.4/5

Number of Reviews

5

Rating Summary
3
1
1
0
0
3
1
1
0
0
Red-stars EXCELLENT RATING ON
Number of Mercedes-Benz 560SEL services completed
55+
services done by our mechanics
TOTAL NUMBER OF EXPERT Mercedes-Benz MECHANICS
800+
experts on our platform

How can we help?

Our service team is available 7 days a week, Monday - Friday from 6 AM to 5 PM PST, Saturday - Sunday 7 AM - 4 PM PST.

1-800-701-6230 · hi@yourmechanic.com