View Full Version : Cost estimate

02-24-2009, 12:22 PM
I just ordered some coil overs and a control arm kit for my a4 and now I'm going to start looking for a place to install it all.

My question is how much should I be looking at spending maybe some high and low figures...

TIA [:)]

Also, to a moderator we should have a sticky of what installation of certain things should cost.

02-24-2009, 12:52 PM
where in MI are you? My mechanic quoted me 1000 for installation for suspension and control arms. thankfully djwimbo and onemoremile live about 1/2 hour away and did it for significantly cheaper.

02-24-2009, 12:54 PM
DIY!!! it's easier than you think

02-24-2009, 01:08 PM
$1000 is a lot. Really DIY it really isnt that bad.

02-24-2009, 01:25 PM
I live in Muskegon so maybe 45 min tops to Grand Rapids.

And DIY would be fine but I dont have a garage... so yeah.

02-24-2009, 04:00 PM
You should PM AZ member djwimbo. He lives in Grand Rapids (I think) and does work for fair prices. Plus it is a good chance to learn on how to do it yourself.

02-24-2009, 04:33 PM
I dont have a garage either it sucks...

02-25-2009, 07:01 AM
I'll do it!! I have a garage with a cooler full of beer!!

02-25-2009, 09:19 AM
^ I don't think it would be safe to take the car to tampa for a control arm change.

02-25-2009, 09:26 AM
If you wanna drive to Milwaukee, I have a audi guys thats great and reasonable.

02-25-2009, 09:59 AM
I would rather stay in Michigan but how much would he charge?