does the mercury grand marquis have shocks and struts.....or just shocks with the spring?

Asked by Mar 15, 2015 at 12:22 PM about the 2001 Mercury Grand Marquis LS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

5 Answers

255

Shocks and springs.

6 out of 6 people think this is helpful.

I have a 2001 LS. The Ford garage wants $645.00 to replace the shocks. Is the shocks front and rear? I read the rear has air springs....no shocks.

3 out of 3 people think this is helpful.
222,205

If you have the air suspension, then the rears use air shocks, not hydraulic. The shocks usually come in a kit with the airlines. Check with another local shop for prices if you think the Ford Garage is charging you to much. Parts are a small part of the bill, labor is most of it.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Thanks. The Merc is in the shop now for other things. I told them to hold off on the shocks. When I get it back, I'll look under the back. Air shocks will have a coil spring around them, right?

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
50

my 05 ultimate edition with handling package has front struts with rear airbags. And yes I do have the very rare ULTIMATE LS W/HANDLING PACKAGE. And I love the 3.27 gear ratio.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • What's the FoMoCo part number for the front shock absorbers of a 1984 Mercury Grand Marquis with standard suspension? 1 answer

    Recently, I had the springs and shocks replaced on my 1984 Grand Marquis with Moog coils and Monroe gas-pressurized shocks front and rear. I was very pleased initially with the ride quality the new ...

    1984 Mercury Grand Marquis

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Mercury Grand Marquis Air Shocks 6 answers

    My 2005 has 45K miles and is riding very hard, mostly in the rear, when I go over rough road. Anybody aware of a problem with the shocks?

    2005 Mercury Grand Marquis LSE

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Does my 1999 grand marquis need shocks in the rear? 2 answers

    I got under the rear and all there is is a spring with no shock or strut like in the front. The front suspension is going out but why isn't the back if noting is there?

    1999 Mercury Grand Marquis 4 Dr GS Sedan

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Struts 5 answers

    My car has struts... Is it best to change out the entire assembly strut and spring or just what is needed? In this case struts all 4 of them. How would you be able to tel if the whole assembly is n...

    2007 Mercury Grand Marquis LS Premium

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Grand Marquis

Looking for a Used Grand Marquis in your area?

CarGurus has 2,174 nationwide Grand Marquis listings starting at $1,995.

ZIP:

Search Mercury Grand Marquis Questions

Mercury Grand Marquis Experts

#1 Tracy Hooks
Tracy Hooks
Reputation 5,140
#2 kbro
kbro
Reputation 2,040
#3 Js08016
Js08016
Reputation 1,620
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Crown Victoria
10 Great Deals out of 1,210 listings starting at $1,700
Used Lincoln Town Car
31 Great Deals out of 2,075 listings starting at $1,995
Used Chevrolet Impala
800 Great Deals out of 34,708 listings starting at $799
Used Cadillac DeVille
5 Great Deals out of 1,976 listings starting at $1,750
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
807 Great Deals out of 28,675 listings starting at $1,500
Used Ford F-150
2,885 Great Deals out of 212,656 listings starting at $1,000
Used Honda Accord
887 Great Deals out of 82,090 listings starting at $999
Used Toyota Camry
1,087 Great Deals out of 98,046 listings starting at $1,250
Used Lincoln Continental
3,737 listings starting at $42,995

Used Cars For Sale

2010 Mercury Grand Marquis LS For Sale
5 Great Deals out of 118 listings starting at $2,999
2009 Mercury Grand Marquis LS For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 98 listings starting at $3,800
2008 Mercury Grand Marquis LS For Sale
5 Great Deals out of 111 listings starting at $2,995