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Car Door Lock Actuator Replacement Estimate for Volvo 245

Volvo 245 Car Door Lock Actuator Replacement costs $319 on average.

CarServiceEstimateShop/Dealer Price
1987 Volvo 245L4-2.3LService typeDoor Lock Actuator - Passenger Side Rear ReplacementEstimate$265.24Shop/Dealer Price$314.62 - $414.80
1985 Volvo 245L4-2.3LService typeDoor Lock Actuator - Driver Side Rear ReplacementEstimate$317.08Shop/Dealer Price$379.32 - $518.30
1989 Volvo 245L4-2.3LService typeDoor Lock Actuator - Driver Side Front ReplacementEstimate$344.16Shop/Dealer Price$413.27 - $572.64
1986 Volvo 245L4-2.3LService typeDoor Lock Actuator - Rear Hatch/Trunk ReplacementEstimate$421.85Shop/Dealer Price$515.94 - $773.17
1981 Volvo 245L4-2.3LService typeDoor Lock Actuator - Passenger Side Front ReplacementEstimate$697.24Shop/Dealer Price$857.65 - $1284.10
1982 Volvo 245L4-2.1LService typeDoor Lock Actuator - Passenger Side Front ReplacementEstimate$621.36Shop/Dealer Price$757.57 - $1123.19
1984 Volvo 245L4-2.1L TurboService typeDoor Lock Actuator - Passenger Side Front ReplacementEstimate$604.06Shop/Dealer Price$732.47 - $1082.50
1984 Volvo 245L6-2.4L DieselService typeDoor Lock Actuator - Passenger Side Front ReplacementEstimate$630.36Shop/Dealer Price$766.19 - $1131.52
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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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Deane

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Volvo 245 - Brake Rotor/Disc Replacement (Front, Rear) - Encinitas, California
Dean was AMAZING!! Very knowledgeable, friendly and everything in between!

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Volvo 245 - Brake System Inspection - Portland, Oregon
I would have posted this earlier but thought you guys get the YELP appraisals. This guy was awesome, taking time to show & explain extra work I needed done for safety purposes regarding the brakes. He was in no way condescending simply because I am an older woman & not a mechanic which was so, so refreshing. I would highly recommend your service to any and all friends. This man needs to receive a bonus if not a hike in pay. Awesome service.

Clint

14 years of experience
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Clint
14 years of experience
Volvo 245 - Brake Caliper Replacement (Driver Side Rear, Passenger Side Rear) - Portland, Oregon
Second job from your mechanic and again Clint was my mechanic. The man is quick, professional & very knowledgeable. He took time to show me the parts & explain their individual functions as well as why they were needed. This is the only mechanic to EVER do this at my request without complaint. I so appreciate being treated as an equal instead of a "dumb female" customer that's just a pain in the butt. Thank you again for having such a talented person on staff. I have already recommended your service to several friends & will continue to do so. Thanks again.

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David
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Volvo 245 - Shock Absorber Replacement (Front, Rear) - Oakley, California
David was very professional and able to complete most of the job in the expected amount of time. I would not hesitate to recommended yourmechanic or David to friends and family. David was a excellent and experienced mechanic.

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