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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
2012 GMC Sierra 2500 HD $96 $25.98 $70.00 28% $133.48
2005 Chevrolet Malibu $96 $25.98 $70.00 28% $133.48
2004 Subaru Impreza $119 $49.38 $70.00 23% $156.88
2009 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 $96 $25.98 $70.00 28% $133.48
2014 Jeep Compass $96 $25.85 $70.00 28% $133.35
2003 Bentley Continental $122 $51.58 $70.00 23% $159.08
2009 GMC Sierra 1500 $96 $25.98 $70.00 28% $133.48
2014 BMW 535i GT xDrive $96 $25.98 $70.00 28% $133.48
2012 Mini Cooper Countryman $102 $32.48 $70.00 26% $139.98
2004 Land Rover Range Rover $170 $100.08 $70.00 18% $207.58
2011 Lexus RX350 $115 $44.69 $70.00 24% $152.19
2005 Cadillac STS $117 $46.78 $70.00 24% $154.28
2009 Mercedes-Benz S450 $101 $30.58 $70.00 27% $138.08
2006 Chevrolet Corvette $121 $50.68 $70.00 23% $158.18
2014 Jaguar XF $102 $32.48 $70.00 26% $139.98
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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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Joe

40 years of experience
533 reviews
Joe
40 years of experience
Showed up on time, clean presentable, and knew his stuff. Much cheaper than my regular mechanic and waaaaay cheaper than the dealership. I think for the last two appointments I've save over $1,500.
2004 LEXUS LX470 - HOOD LIFT SUPPORT SHOCKS REPLACEMENT (DRIVER SIDE, PASSENGER SIDE) - CLEARWATER, FLORIDA

Duane

22 years of experience
293 reviews
Duane
22 years of experience
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.
2007 CHRYSLER 300 - HOOD LIFT SUPPORT SHOCKS REPLACEMENT (DRIVER SIDE, PASSENGER SIDE) - SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA

Brett

7 years of experience
136 reviews
Brett
7 years of experience
As usual, Brett did an excellent job. Punctual and professional. He took his time and got the repairs done despite multiple setbacks. Best mechanic in town.
2006 AUDI A4 - HOOD LIFT SUPPORT SHOCKS REPLACEMENT (DRIVER SIDE) - AUSTIN, TEXAS

Abdul

8 years of experience
244 reviews
Abdul
8 years of experience
Abdul was very professional. He was slightly late; however apologized for his tardiness. Things happen. That didn't bother me. Abdul took the time to explain everything in detail. When I need services again, I will ask for Abdul. Thank you Abdul!!!
2010 ACURA TL - HOOD LIFT SUPPORT SHOCKS REPLACEMENT (DRIVER SIDE, PASSENGER SIDE) - TUCKER, GEORGIA

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