Shocks keep trunk lid open. fluid has leaked out. lid will not stay open. need parts price if I can replace them or repair est. if shop job only. thanks
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1999 Mercedes-Benz SLK230 Question: Can you give est. to replace hyd. shocks in my trunk? dysfunctional @present
Answer #1Greg's Orange Auto (14643 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386globalhelper January 31, 2013, 09:05Master
approx 1 to 2 hrs labor plus shocks. shocks can vary in price depending on where you get them
Answer #2mrmacchia May 23, 2014, 13:27Enthusiast
Are you referring to a trunk strut? The mechanism that keeps your trunk open after you have opened it? if yes, this is a very simple DIY and the part shouldn't cost you more than $40. You can get trunk struts for less if you shop it online.