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Old 07-17-2003, 01:21 PM
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Good Price??Front end Job

Replacing tie rods, lower ball joints and guide rod assembly on 89 420SEL. My MB mechanic tells me the job will run about $1100.oo. That sounds high....good deal or bad deal?.
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Old 07-17-2003, 01:23 PM
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Sounds a bit High to me...But Im not sure what you mean by guide rod? Center Link? The tie rods are an easy DIYer the lower ball joints I would have someone else do as they tend to be a bear. Good luck

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Old 07-17-2003, 01:40 PM
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Correction---"joint rod kits" vice guide rod.
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