Strut Assembly Replacement Estimate for Oldsmobile 88

Oldsmobile 88 Strut Assembly Replacement costs $474 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$445 to $529
Labor: $140 -$224
Parts: $305
Average Dealer price
$796 to 870
Average Shop price
$548 to 614
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1998 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$469.45Shop/Dealer Price$580.85 - $849.71
1995 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8L TurboService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$463.35Shop/Dealer Price$573.37 - $837.76
1995 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8L TurboService typeStrut Assembly - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$519.35Shop/Dealer Price$640.91 - $913.97
1996 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$463.35Shop/Dealer Price$573.32 - $837.68
1994 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$469.45Shop/Dealer Price$580.87 - $849.75
1995 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$469.45Shop/Dealer Price$580.84 - $849.69
1997 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeStrut Assembly - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$526.97Shop/Dealer Price$650.61 - $929.51
1999 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeStrut Assembly - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$463.35Shop/Dealer Price$573.36 - $837.75
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James
26 years of experience
James was early seemed courteous,and professional.He did the job and said everthing was ok. NICE JOB JAMES.
1994 OLDSMOBILE 88 - CAR AC REPAIR
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Terry
20 years of experience
Terry was amazing, showed up 10 minutes early and got the job done quickly and efficiently. He was very friendly and glady answered any and all questions I had for him offering easy solutions that I would be able to do myself. I will be calling Terry for all my cars mechanical needs.
2003 OLDSMOBILE ALERO - WINDOW MOTOR / REGULATOR ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT (DRIVER SIDE FRONT, PASSENGER SIDE FRONT)
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Fred
12 years of experience
Came to do my timing, diagnosed bad harmonic balancer I totally agree with his assessment. Will be having new one installed.
1983 OLDSMOBILE CUTLASS CALAIS - ADJUST IGNITION TIMING
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James
14 years of experience
I would recommend anyone to use Mechanic Auto Repair. I Can only speak for James as a mechanic. I have experience with James. Every thing checked out diagnostically . He still was able to find the problem. I now need more work done. So who do I ask for? (James} I Will give more feed back after the 6/18/2016. That's when next work is to be completed.
2002 OLDSMOBILE INTRIGUE - CAR IS NOT STARTING INSPECTION
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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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