Strut Assembly Replacement Estimate for Mercury Cougar

Mercury Cougar Strut Assembly Replacement costs $432 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$173 to $698
Labor: $70 -$384
Parts: $103 -$314
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$299 to 1076
Average Shop price
$212 to 793
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1991 Mercury CougarV8-5.0LService typeStrut Assembly - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$476.05Shop/Dealer Price$580.76 - $738.08
1991 Mercury CougarV6-3.8LService typeStrut Assembly - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$473.46Shop/Dealer Price$577.86 - $733.47
2002 Mercury CougarV6-2.5LService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$445.54Shop/Dealer Price$552.19 - $819.80
1993 Mercury CougarV6-3.8LService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$189.64Shop/Dealer Price$234.11 - $334.77
1990 Mercury CougarV6-3.8L TurboService typeStrut Assembly - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$529.72Shop/Dealer Price$647.89 - $845.49
1994 Mercury CougarV6-3.8LService typeStrut Assembly - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$476.05Shop/Dealer Price$580.74 - $738.04
2001 Mercury CougarV6-2.5LService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$453.39Shop/Dealer Price$562.11 - $835.69
1984 Mercury CougarL4-2.3L TurboService typeStrut Assembly - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$368.05Shop/Dealer Price$453.65 - $638.25
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Patrick
22 years of experience
Once again, Patrick did a phenomenal job!
2002 MERCURY COUGAR - AXLE / CV SHAFT ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT (PASSENGER SIDE FRONT)
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Jay
32 years of experience
Jay is one of the best mechanics I have had work on my car he really know his cars. He looked at my cougar and knew just what to do to fix the problem.
1996 MERCURY COUGAR - BRAKE PADS REPLACEMENT (FRONT)
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66 reviews
Kyle
8 years of experience
He showed up early which was great .Also i didn't need the part i had already purchased. Only took him maybe 10 minutes to get my car back up and running. He is very good !!!
2001 MERCURY GRAND MARQUIS - CAR STARTER REPAIR
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Matthew
12 years of experience
Great hard working guy!! Went above and beyond to make sure we got the best possible service.
2001 MERCURY SABLE - OIL CHANGE
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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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