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Old 10-04-2012, 07:38 PM
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Originally Posted by JNMNL52 View Post
I received a few labor estimates to R&R the struts, shocks, mounts which seem very high to me. What is a reasonable amount of labor time to replace all four corners by a competent shop?
First, from your above question, I messed with mine a lot for fun. Probably 2 maybe 3 adjustments would be fine for normal people. Rears are easy, 3 bolts and no jack needed if you really want to. If you have a few extra bucks, koni makes a top adjustable rear for about $250 more total.

As for labor, what is fair and what you will pay are different. Rears are a JOKE to replace. Actual time is less than 45 minutes. Fronts are more involved, but a couple hours each is fair. Then you need an alignment.

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Originally Posted by Fast Bob View Post
now, go burn your Man Card, and buy yourself a Camry....
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