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$97.32 - $189.04

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How much does Hood Lift Support Shocks Replacement cost?

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to. Our mechanics are mobile, which means they don't have the overhead that repair shops have. They provide you convenience by coming to your home or office.

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2015 Bentley Continental $125 $44.61 $79.99 18% $152.11
2013 Scion iQ $120 $40.29 $79.99 18% $147.79
2014 Ford E-250 $115 $34.53 $79.99 19% $142.03
2010 Mercedes-Benz B200 $119 $38.85 $79.99 18% $146.35
2011 Audi Q5 $124 $43.73 $79.99 18% $151.23
2006 Porsche Boxster $189 $108.78 $79.99 12% $216.28

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Hood Lift Support Shocks Replacement Service

What are the Hood Lift Support Shocks all about?

Hood lift support shocks are energy storage devices that work by means of compressing gas in a cylinder. When they’re closed, energy is stored, and when they’re opened, energy is released. You might think of them as shock absorbers or struts, but this is erroneous. Shocks absorb energy and do not release it.

Almost all vehicles use pneumatic struts to hold up the hood. They’re filled with inert gas that hold structures open. The lift supports store the energy when closed, and when they open, the energy is released. If the hood lift supports are weak or leaking, the hood may slowly close when opened or may slam down unexpectedly.

Keep in mind:

  • Any hood lift support will eventually fail.
  • Hood lift supports will operate more efficiently in warm temperatures than in cold ones.
  • Frequent use can cause failure of a hood lift support.

How it's done:

  • The vehicle's hood is opened and supported manually
  • The defective hood lift support shocks are removed
  • The new hood lift support shocks are installed
  • The hood manual support is removed
  • The repair is verified and the hood lift support shocks are tested for proper operation

Our recommendation:

You can extend the life of your hood lift shocks just by keeping them clean. Dirt and debris on the cylinder arm can nick the seal, causing a leak. If you’re experiencing problems with your hood lift support shocks, have one of our expert mechanics replace them.

What common symptoms indicate you may need to replace the Hood Lift Support Shocks?

  • Hood slams down unexpectedly
  • Hood slowly lowers when lifted

How important is this service?

It’s very important that your hood lift support shocks work properly as you don’t want to have your vehicle’s hood come crashing down on you. This is a problem that has happened to more backyard mechanics than we could recall. Have weak or failed hood lift support shocks replaced as soon as you can.

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Duane

Duane

22 years of experience
323 reviews
Duane
22 years of experience
Chrysler 300 - Hood Lift Support Shocks Replacement (Driver Side, Passenger Side) - San Diego, California
Duane is awesome. He had the work on my car done in time for me to make my meeting. He is very Knowledgeable and loves what he does. I would definitely recommend him always. He is my go to mechanic. Duane always explains what he is doing so i understand.
Dodge Ram 1500 - Hood Lift Support Shocks Replacement (Driver Side, Passenger Side) - Valley Center, California
Wonderful service yet again
Chris

Chris

19 years of experience
1240 reviews
Chris
19 years of experience
Volkswagen Beetle - Hood Lift Support Shocks Replacement (Driver Side) - Laguna Niguel, California
chris does a great job really cares for his customers
BMW 335i - Hood Lift Support Shocks Replacement (Driver Side) - San Juan Capistrano, California
He's just the best - A true Master Mechanic
Andrew

Andrew

23 years of experience
119 reviews
Andrew
23 years of experience
Cadillac XLR - Hood Lift Support Shocks Replacement (Driver Side, Passenger Side) - Atlanta, Georgia
Andrew not only demonstrates skilled competency but also shows an apparent love for the work he does.
Edmundas

Edmundas

15 years of experience
9 reviews
Edmundas
15 years of experience
Honda Accord - Hood Lift Support Shocks Replacement (Driver Side) - Orlando, Florida
Edmundas is an excellent mechanic. He explained the problem with my car as well as the WHY my car had the problem, step by step. He is very methodical and professional in his approach to his craft as a mechanic. I’ll always call on him if I need service for my car. I’d highly recommend him to family and friends.

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