Top Mechanics For Seat Shock Absorber Replacement & Repairs
Garage in Nottingham, 29 years of experience
With over 28 years experience there is nothing iv not worked on , we pride ourselves on fixings cars and vans to a high standard . With a huge investment in tools and latest technology we are able to solve j...
SIMON • 28th July 2022
Garage in Stoke On Trent, 30 years of experience
We are a small family run business established in 1984. Our main aim is to deliver professional services to the highest standards as we pride ourselves on keeping our customers happy and delivering their req...
Garage in Stevenage , 20 years of experience
I began my mechanical career with Peugeot/Citroen where I completed my full apprenticeship and spent 4 years there. I moved to work with Renault for around 3 years before moving to VW/Audi for 4 years. I rel...
GRAHAM • 1st July 2021
SEAT Ibiza • Additional work following previous booking
Garage in Newcastle Upon Tyne, 11 years of experience
Main Dealerships leading on to my own workshop before I decided to take the business mobile in 2014. I enjoy what I do and I always work to a high standard to keep customers happy and returning with confidence.
Garage in Bradford , 25 years of experience
I initially started building my own cars and track day racing 205 Gtis . I moved on to working in garages doing a variety of work, engine rebuilds, head gasket, timing belts , clutches and gearboxes. ...
HEDLEY • 28th March 2020
Garage in Bedfordshire , 14 years of experience
Georgina Service Station has been a family run garage since 1978. We operate a 4 ramp workshop catering for all makes/models & repairs. We are a fully VOSA approved service station for testing of class 4,5 &...
ANDY • 15th August 2019
Garage in London, 27 years of experience
Marathon Motors has been going over 20 years and counting! We originally had a base in Watford and recently moved to new premises! Marathon Motors became Ltd in July 2017 and Aston Clarke joined the business...
Garage in Lisburn, 8 years of experience
The garage My Mechanic has been operating since 2014, offering full garage services covering all makes/models & working on all repairs, and the garage also offers a free collection/delivery service within a ...
DANIEL • 10th September 2018
Mobile mechanic in Kingston, 11 years of experience
Shahid is very passionate about mechanics and is keen to deliver the best service possible. He was brought into the mechanics world by his father, whom owed his own garage. After completing his qualificat...
RAFAEL • 18th June 2018
Garage in Birmingham, 10 years of experience
I am a diagnostic technician, qualified MOT tester, Institute of Motor Industry assesor and general mechanic following my father's footsteps who has over 40 years experience in the trade. Having completed my...
GULAMABBAS • 5th August 2015
Garage in Falkirk, 8 years of experience
Self employed mechanic for the past 3 years covering central Scotland. All work accepted
DAVID • 28th March 2023
SEAT Leon • Premium Pre-purchase Inspection
Mobile mechanic in Hull, 18 years of experience
18 Years Experience Ford Master Technician Ford High Voltage Training Love what I do.
LINDA • 28th March 2023
Garage in Leicestershire , 21 years of experience
Mot tester/ mechanic with over 21 years experience own tools diagnostics equipment recovery truck. Love what I do, passionate.
CAROL • 28th March 2023
Volvo V40 • MOT with collection & delivery
Mobile mechanic in Westerham, 7 years of experience
Worked in a independent garage in Lewisham. Briefly at Kwik Fit. Ford main Dealership 3 years. Range Rover main dealer 2-3 months.
RONALDO • 28th March 2023
Renault Megane • MOT with collection & delivery
Garage in Glasgow , 19 years of experience
Started my career at the main dealership working on Peugeot/Citroen with my NVQ level 3 in light vehicle maintenance and repair which I completed then moved my way through the ranks to master technician leve...
Frequently asked questions about Seat shock absorber replacement & repairs
Read our answers to questions about shock absorber replacement costs, symptoms and more.
What does a shock absorber replacement on my Seat involve?
- The mechanic will test drive the car to establish the possible cause of the problem.
- The mechanic will inspect the suspension system and shock absorbers in detail.
- If necessary, the mechanic will replace the worn or broken shock absorber.
- The mechanic will advise if other components need to be replaced.
- The mechanic will check the suspension again and test drive the car.
- If necessary, the mechanic will make adjustments.
How do I know if my Seat shock absorbers are worn and need replacing?
- When the car bounces on excessively after driving over a hump or similar.
- When the car feels unstable going through corners or rough services.
- When the impact of navigating over humps is harder than normal.
- When there is a puddle of oil-like fluid underneath the car near a wheel.
- When the tyres lose touch with the ground after a shock absorption.
How long will a shock absorber replacement take on my Seat?
A front shock absorbers replacement on average takes around 2 hour, but can take anywhere from around 1.5 hours to 3 hours. A rear shock absorbers replacement takes on average 1 hour, but can range from under 1 hour to 2 hours. Ultimately, the time that the job will take will depend on a number of factors, like your vehicle's make and model, year, as well as other factors. Select your car at the top of this page for information on job time and cost for your vehicle through ClickMechanic.
How often should Seat shock absorbers be replaced?
Always service the shock absorbers as and when stipulated in the guidelines set out by your car's manufacturer. Should you experience problems with a shock absorber then it is advisable to have the system inspected and, if necessary, have the bad shock absorber replaced.
What causes Seat shock absorbers to fail?
Over time, the seals and components of a shock absorber can degrade, leading to fluid leaks and reduced performance. In some cases, a shock absorber can also become damaged due to a collision or other external forces.
Can local garages offer home collection and delivery for Seat shock absorber replacement?
Yes, many local garages are able to offer collection and delivery for a shock absorber replacement on your Seat. With ClickMechanic collection & delivery is free if your vehicle is drivable. Once booked a mechanic will pick up the vehicle on the day and time of your choice, do the work, and return the vehicle at a time convenient to you. Simply enter your vehicle registration number and postcode to get an upfront price for a shock absorber replacement on your Seat.
Can mobile mechanics do Seat shock absorber replacement at my home or office?
Yes, mobile mechanics can do a shock absorber replacement at your home or office on your Seat, provided there is a safe and sufficient space to conduct the repair or replacement. With ClickMechanic, once booked for a date and time of your choice, your booking will be offered to vetted mobile mechanics in your area.
How much does a Seat shock absorber replacement cost?
The cost for a Seat shock absorber replacement depends on the model of your Seat. See the averages for different models below. We use industry standard data & millions of data points so you know what you should be paying.
These estimates may include Front shock absorber, Front shock absorber, Rear shock absorber and/or Rear shock absorber. We have quotes for 10 model ranges for Seat , Shock Absorber Replacement.
|SEAT Alhambra||£187||Get exact price|
|SEAT Altea||£222||Get exact price|
|SEAT Altea XL||£211||Get exact price|
|SEAT Arosa||£162||Get exact price|
|SEAT Cordoba||£212||Get exact price|
|SEAT Exeo||£266||Get exact price|
|SEAT Ibiza||£201||Get exact price|
|SEAT Leon||£265||Get exact price|
|SEAT Mii||£183||Get exact price|
|SEAT Toledo||£242||Get exact price|
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- SEAT Marbella
- SEAT Inca
- SEAT Leon ST
Estimates on repair costs, such as the above results for a shock absorber replacement, are created by combining data from multiple third-party sources. The actual cost of using your local repair providers may be outside of the estimated range. We provide estimates on repair costs for information only and accept no liability for any inaccuracies or errors. If you think an estimate is incorrect, please contact us to let us know.
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