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      # 64619164
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, C-Tek™ Standard Plain Front Brake Rotor by Centric®. Manufactured using quality G3000 metallurgy and designed with a non-directional finish, this rotor provides superior braking power, high durability,...
      OE style replacement rotorNon-directional finish
      $31.45
    • (0 reviews)
      # 20649806
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, C-Tek™ Semi-Metallic Front Brake Pads by Centric®. Designed to provide consistent braking power without brake squealing, groaning, and vibration, these brake pads also produce minimal dust and prolong rotor...
      100% asbestos- and copper-free formulasSemi-metallic compounds for excellent braking performance
      $25.30
    • (0 reviews)
      # 20324166
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Remanufactured Semi-Loaded Brake Caliper by Centric®. Pressure tested and carefully inspected, this caliper ensures safe, leak-free performance while providing a precision fit. The caliper is tumble blasted with...
      Remanufactured to meet the most exacting standards for reliable performance100% pressure tested and inspected to ensure proper operation and fitment
      $24.03
    • (0 reviews)
      # 45304009
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Remanufactured Unloaded Brake Caliper by A1 Cardone®. Bleeder Screw Size: 3/8 X 24. Inlet Port Size: M10 X 1.5. Piston Material: Metal. Piston Quantity: 1. Piston Size: 63.5mm (2.5"). Type: without Mounting...
      100% tested to guarantee proper functionThe finest quality at a great price
      $28.97 - $30.49
    • (0 reviews)
      # 56031155
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Autospecialty Rear Drum Brake Shoes by Power Stop®. Shoe Type: Bonded. Size: 216mm (8.5"). Wide: 50.8mm (2"). Engineered and designed to meet the most demanding professional installer, these semi-metalllic brake...
      Designed for exceptional braking powerSecondary post cured for fast break-in
      $18.56
    • (0 reviews)
      # 19145787
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, C-Tek™ Rear Drum Brake Shoes by Centric®. Engineered and tested to provide superior quality and performance, these shoes also provide improved service life for most import and domestic applications. The 100%...
      Covers hundreds of the most popular applications100% Asbestos-free formulas
      $17.50
    • (0 reviews)
      # 19151052
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Premium Rear Drum Brake Shoes by Centric®. To provide excellent fit and reliable performance, these shoes are precision ground. With specially formulated and dyno tested asbestos-free formulation, these brake...
      Premium quality and performancePrecision ground for an exact fit and function
      $20.40
    • (0 reviews)
      # 19149006
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Rear Heavy Duty Drum Brake Shoes by Centric®. Designed for superior stopping power and extended service life, these shoes features specialized friction formulas for really heavy use while maintaining low-noise...
      Performance testedFormulated for superior stopping power and extended service life
      $24.40
    • (0 reviews)
      # 69477371
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Advantage™ Bonded Rear Drum Brake Shoes by ACDelco®. Sold as Set. ACDelco Advantage Brake Shoes offer outstanding performance at a value price. Chamfered, slotted and shimmed, they are designed to match the...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $24.98
    • (0 reviews)
      # 69546399
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Professional™ Riveted Rear Drum Brake Shoes by ACDelco®. Sold as Set. ACDelco Professional DuraStop® Bonded Brake Shoes are high-quality replacements for worn factory brakes. Chamfered, slotted and shimmed,...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $34.31
    • (0 reviews)
      # 17752332
      Buick Skyhawk With 241.3mm (9.5") x 50.8mm (2") Brake 1980Rear Drum Brake Shoes by Monroe®. These Brake Shoes meet all OE specifications. They are designed to provide optimal stopping power and durable performance on any vehicle,...
      Offers dependable stopping performance for today's vehiclesFriction bonding requirements to vehicle application
      $19.62
    • (0 reviews)
      # 18328810
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Rear Brake Shoes by Bendix®. Diameter: 241.3mm (9.5") x 50.8mm (2"), Throat: 1", Web (Dec): 0.1875". High Anchor Type. These shoes deliver consistent and reliable stopping power while ensuring low noise, heat...
      Designed for a wide range of passenger vehicles and all road conditionsImproved non-asbestos organic lining formulation
      $28.70 - $34.59
    • (0 reviews)
      # 8621254
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Rear Brake Shoe Set by PBR®. Are your brakes making noise? Is your vehicle’s stopping power not what it used to be? Brake repairs are not something that can be put off, but before you waste your time and gas...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersFast shipping; 1-2 day delivery time regardless of where you’re located
      $56.15
    • (0 reviews)
      # 19146576
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, C-Tek™ Standard Rear Brake Drum by Centric®. Engineered, designed, and manufactured using the latest technologies, this drum will provide OE fitment and performance at a great value. Its configured with G3000...
      High quality at an affordable priceHighly durable and reliable
      $34.72
    • (0 reviews)
      # 19149939
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Premium Brake Master Cylinder by Centric®. Manufactured to OE and OES standards, this cylinder easily restores the braking system building the required amount of hydraulic pressure that is necessary for braking...
      Designed to match OE quality, configuration, and fitmentMeets OE and OES standards and specifications
      $59.24
    • (0 reviews)
      # 45286168
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Remanufactured Brake Master Cylinder by A1 Cardone®. Primary Port Size: 1/2 X 20. Secondary Port Size: 9/16 X 18. Port Count: 2. Type: with Reservoir. Include: Bleeder Kit. CARDONE Select Engineered (CSE)...
      100% tested to guarantee proper functionThe finest quality at a great price
      $43.47
    • (0 reviews)
      # 19152148
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Premium Rear Drum Brake Wheel Cylinder by Centric®. This cylinder is a high quality, direct fit OE replacement brake part that includes brass inserts and aluminum castings, where applicable, for leak-free...
      Designed to meet OE specificationsIncludes pistons, cup seals, and dust boots
      $8.14
    • (0 reviews)
      # 17861299
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Rear Drum Brake Wheel Cylinder by Dorman®. Bore Diameter: 11/16"; Brake Component Inlet Thread Size: 3/8" - 24; With Bleeder Screw; Material: Cast Iron. Includes: 1 Drum Brake Wheel Cylinder. Installation...
      Made with high quality EPDM rubber cups and boots for long lasting performanceRestores the original Wheel Cylinder’s service life when the bore finish can be adequately surfaced
      $7.66
    • (0 reviews)
      # 45286166
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Remanufactured Powder Coated Gray Power Brake Booster by A1 Cardone®. Casting Material: Steel. Diaphragm Diameter: 9.255". Finish: Powder Coated Gray. Type: without Master Cylinder. Booster Type: Vacuum....
      100% tested to guarantee proper functionThe finest quality at a great price
      $77.93
    • (0 reviews)
      # 20324163
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Brake Hose by Centric®. Manufactured under the highest quality standards to meet or exceed OE quality, form, and function, this hose will provide reliable and long-lasting service life. It's designed to be a...
      Made of high-quality materialsMatches original equipment parts in quality, configuration, and fitment
      $9.97 - $13.64
    • (0 reviews)
      # 17826946
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Brake Hydraulic Hose by Dorman®. without Bracket (Not Required); End Fitting Material: Treated Steel; Hose Material: EPDM Rubber; Jacket Material: Rubber. Direct replacement Hydraulic Brake Hoses are designed to...
      Quality construction ensures strength, chemical and thermal resistance for longer lifeBrake Hoses with banjo end fittings include new copper washers to ensure proper sealing
      $9.71 - $14.67
    • (0 reviews)
      # 20313480
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Front Caliper Repair Kit by Centric®. Rebuilding a brake caliper can be an economical alternative to buying a new unit. This kit includes new OE spec seal(s) and boot(s) for leak-free performance and durability.
      Saves you money and restores your caliperDesigned to meet OE quality, configuration, and fitment
      $5.26
    • (0 reviews)
      # 19148293
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Rear Drum Brake Hardware Kit by Centric®. Are you looking for high-quality hardware to complete your brake job? This drum brake hardware kit includes all the parts you need to make the brake system operate...
      Matches original equipment parts in quality, configuration and fitmentManufactured to OE specifications
      $6.44
    • (0 reviews)
      # 20314690
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Replacement Front Caliper Piston by Centric®. This caliper piston is manufactured to be just like the OE part that was included with your vehicle, so you can be certain of its functionality and fitment. Made...
      Will provide proper performance throughout the lifetime of the caliperMade from premium materials
      $11.72
    • (0 reviews)
      # 36571450
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, QuickStop™ Rear Drum Brake Shoes by Wagner®. Dependable stopping power is what you can expect with these QuickStop Brake Shoes offered by one of the leading OE & Aftermarket friction manufacturers. These brake...
      OE-matched friction formulations and configurations for reliable, like-new braking performance and maximum durabilityDesigned, tested and certified in the USA by Wagner’s OE Engineers
      $17.40 - $20.12
    • (0 reviews)
      # 82052995
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, ThermoQuiet™ Riveted Rear Drum Brake Shoes by Wagner®. These brake shoes will deliver maximum stopping power, quieter braking performance, and long service life. You can rely on the ThermoQuiet Brake Shoes by...
      Designed to deliver superior stopping powerQuiet operation under any driving conditions
      $24.34
    • (0 reviews)
      # 17871431
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Parking Brake Cable by Dorman®. Cable Length: 54.13"; Conduit Length: 29.13"; Color/Finish: Black; Cable Jacket Material: Rubber. Includes: 1 Brake Cable. Installation Hardware Not Included. Brake Cables are...
      Inner cables are sheathed and lubricated to provide longer life and improved performanceFlexible casings are completely covered with conduit to prevent corrosion of interior cables
      $14.26
    • (0 reviews)
      # 69477431
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Professional™ Brake Fluid Level Sensor Connector by ACDelco®. 1 per Pack. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by ACDelco features premium quality and will perform better than advertised....
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $21.28
    • (0 reviews)
      # 31650984
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Master Cylinder Gasket by Dorman®. Material: Rubber. Package Type: Card. Includes: 1 Master Cylinder Gasket. Dorman offers a variety of Brake Master Cylinder Cap Gaskets for a range of applications. All Brake...
      Save time, money and labor by replacing only the Cylinder Cap Gasket instead of the entire Brake Master CylinderProtects braking system by providing a tight seal against the elements
      $7.96
    • (0 reviews)
      # 31653542
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Power Brake Filter by Dorman®. Package Type: Card. Includes: 1 Power Brake Filter. Dorman’s Power Brake Filter is suitable for a range of applications. It’s recommended for replacement during power booster...
      Restores power brake to proper operationDirect replacement for a proper fit every time
      $8.52
    • (1 review)
      # 19154702
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Drum Brake Self Adjuster Kit by Centric®. This kit makes periodic brake adjustment unnecessary. It includes all parts necessary for automatic brake adjustment to maintain a specified amount of running clearance...
      Match original equipment parts in quality, configuration, and fitmentMaintains clearance between the shoes and drum
      $13.58
    • (0 reviews)
      # 20313937
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Front Disc Brake Hardware Kit by Centric®. Designed for your specific application, this kit gives you all the parts needed for a disc brake service, except for brake pads and rotors. All items are manufactured...
      Built to precise specifications in form, fit, and functionEliminates brake noise
      $10.25
    • (0 reviews)
      # 19152722
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Rear Drum Brake Wheel Cylinder Repair Kit by Centric®. If your wheel cylinder bore is still in good shape, this repair kit is an economical alternative to a new wheel cylinder. It includes the spring, cup seals...
      Saves you money and restores your wheel cylinderDesigned to meet OE quality, configuration, and fitment
      $5.14
    • (0 reviews)
      # 69546405
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Professional™ Rear Drum Brake Hardware Kit by ACDelco®. Sold as Kit. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by ACDelco features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect...
      Engineered to exacting tolerances for outstanding performanceBuilt to fit most cars on the road today
      $9.06
    • (0 reviews)
      # 57772561
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Brake Master Cylinder Bleeding Tool by Cardone Service Plus®. Casting Material: Plastic. 100% computer testing ensures guaranteed, consistent performance.
      100% tested to guarantee proper functionThe finest quality at a great price
      $17.73
    • (0 reviews)
      # 45755362
      Buick Skyhawk With 241.5mm (9.5") x 51mm (2") Brakes 1980, Drum Brake Adjusting Screw Assembly by Dorman®. Dorman's Drum Brake Adjusting Screw Assembly is constructed from high-quality materials for a prolonged service life....
      Corrosion-resistant for long-lasting durability against harsh road and weather conditionsReplacement prevents uneven braking
      $7.58 - $7.85
    • (0 reviews)
      # 45755359
      Buick Skyhawk With 241.5mm (9.5") x 51mm (2") Brakes 1980, Drum Brake Self Adjuster Repair Kit by Dorman®. Dorman’s Drum Brake Self Adjuster Repair Kits are constructed from high-quality materials for a prolonged service life....
      Corrosion-resistant for long-lasting durability against harsh road and weather conditionsReplacement prevents uneven braking
      $14.37 - $14.65
    • (0 reviews)
      # 31529986
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Front Banjo Bolt Washer by Dorman®. Includes: 1 Banjo Bolt Washer. Dorman offers a line of Brake Hydraulic Hose to Caliper Bolts for a range of applications. All Brake Hydraulic Hose to Caliper Bolts are...
      Available in a range of thread sizes and lengthsConveniently packaged in a variety of piece counts to assist with both small and large projects
      $3.24
    • (0 reviews)
      # 31543224
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Front Bleeder Screws by Dorman®. Material: Steel. Save time and money with this alternative to pressure or vacuum equipment. Engineered with a built-in check valve that eliminates the need for specialized...
      Easy, straightforward and fastStainless, brass and zinc-coated to powerfully resist corrosion and stripping
      $2.38 - $9.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 45731632
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Front Brake Hose Locks by Dorman®. Color/Finish: Silver; Material: Carbon Steel. Includes: 4 Brake Hose Locks. Dorman’s Brake Hose Locks are constructed from high-quality materials for a prolonged service...
      Effectively secures the brake hose to the vehicleCorrosion-resistant for long-lasting durability against harsh road and weather conditions
      $2.60
    • (0 reviews)
      # 31536610
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Front Brake Hose to Caliper Bolt by Dorman®. Finish: Gold. Material: Steel. Thread Size: M10 - 1.5. Bolt Thread Size: 0.9". Includes: 1 Brake Hydraulic Hose To Caliper Bolt. Dorman offers a line of Brake...
      Available in a range of thread sizes and lengthsConveniently packaged in a variety of piece counts to assist with both small and large projects
      $4.24
    • (0 reviews)
      # 31543233
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Front Brake Hose to Caliper Bolt Washers by Dorman®. Finish: Natural. Material: Copper. Outside Diameter: 0.666". Thickness: 0.047". Recommended for replacement every time the brake hose is removed from the...
      Precision made to help ensure a proper fit and sealHigh-quality brass or copper construction ensures durability
      $1.20 - $8.00
    • (0 reviews)
      # 45733695
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Front Disc Brake Caliper Bolts by Dorman®. Material: Steel. Includes: 2 Disc Brake Caliper Bolts. Dorman’s Disc Brake Caliper Bolt securely fastens the brake caliper to mounting bracket or knuckle. It is a...
      Easy to installPre-coated with thread lock to prevent loosening
      $2.82
    • (0 reviews)
      # 17885941
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Front Disc Brake Caliper Piston by Dorman®. Diameter: 2.497"; Bore Diameter: 2-1/2"; Length: 1.712"; Material: Steel. Includes: 1 Disc Brake Caliper Piston. Dorman offers a comprehensive line of Disc Brake...
      Replacement restores disc brakes to proper operationReplacement prevents uneven braking
      $15.59
    • (0 reviews)
      # 17859882
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Front Disc Brake Caliper Repair Kit by Dorman®. Bore Diameter: 2-1/2". Dorman’s Disc Brake Caliper Repair Kit contains the components necessary for repair of the Disc Brake Caliper. All of the rubber...
      Replacement restores disc brakes to proper operationReplacement prevents uneven braking
      $5.63
    • (0 reviews)
      # 64955131
      Buick Skyhawk With 241.5mm (9.5") x 51mm (2") Brakes 1980, Rear Brake Hold Down Spring Cups by Dorman®. Color/Finish: Silver; Material: Stamped Steel. Includes: 4 Brake Hold Down Spring Bottom Cups. Dorman’s Brake Hold Down...
      Corrosion-resistant for long-lasting durability against harsh road and weather conditionsHeat-resistant to withstand high temperatures generated by the brake system
      $2.02 - $2.26
    • (0 reviews)
      # 45755351
      Buick Skyhawk With 241.5mm (9.5") x 51mm (2") Brakes 1980, Rear Brake Hold Down Springs by Dorman®. Material: Steel. Includes: 4 Brake Hold Down Springs. Dorman’s Brake Hold Down Spring is constructed from high-quality materials...
      Corrosion-resistant for long-lasting durability against harsh road and weather conditionsHeat-resistant to withstand high temperatures generated by the brake system
      $2.43 - $2.50
    • (0 reviews)
      # 45733465
      Buick Skyhawk With 241.5mm (9.5") x 51mm (2") Brakes 1980, Rear Drum Brake Adjusting Spring Kit by Dorman®. Material: Wire Steel. Includes: 2 Drum Brake Adjusting Springs. Dorman’s Drum Brake Adjusting Spring Kit is constructed...
      Corrosion-resistant for long-lasting durability against harsh road and weather conditionsReplacement prevents uneven braking
      $3.44
    • (0 reviews)
      # 45733287
      Buick Skyhawk With 241.5mm (9.5") x 51mm (2") Brakes 1980, Rear Drum Brake Hardware Kit by Dorman®. Dorman’s Drum Brake Hardware Kits are constructed from high-quality materials for a prolonged service life. Replacement restores...
      Corrosion-resistant for long-lasting durability against harsh road and weather conditionsReplacement prevents uneven braking
      $6.78
    • (0 reviews)
      # 45733365
      Buick Skyhawk With 241.5mm (9.5") x 51mm (2") Brakes 1980, Rear Drum Brake Shoe Hold Down Kit by Dorman®. Dorman’s Brake Shoes Hold Down Kit is constructed from high-quality materials for a prolonged service life. Replacement...
      Corrosion-resistant for long-lasting durability against harsh road and weather conditionsHeat-resistant to withstand high temperatures generated by the brake system
      $6.85
    • (0 reviews)
      # 45733362
      Buick Skyhawk With 241.5mm (9.5") x 51mm (2") Brakes 1980, Rear Drum Brake Shoe Spring Hold Down Pin Clips by Dorman®. Color/Finish: Silver; Material: Steel. Includes: 4 Brake Spring Hold Down Pin Clips. Dorman’s Drum Brake Shoe...
      Corrosion-resistant for long-lasting durability against harsh road and weather conditionsHeat-resistant to withstand high temperatures generated by the brake system
      $1.98
    • (0 reviews)
      # 45733458
      Buick Skyhawk With 241.5mm (9.5") x 51mm (2") Brakes 1980, Rear Drum Brake Shoe Spring Hold Down Pins by Dorman®. Color/Finish: Gold and Silver; Material: Steel. Includes: 4 Brake Spring Hold Down Pins. Dorman’s Drum Brake Shoe...
      Corrosion-resistant for long-lasting durability against harsh road and weather conditionsHeat-resistant to withstand high temperatures generated by the brake system
      $2.14
    • (0 reviews)
      # 31672765
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Rear Parking Brake Strut by Dorman®. Finish: Brass. Length: 9.5". Package Type: Card. Includes: 1 Parking Brake Strut. The Parking Brake Strut restores functionality to Drum Brakes due to a corroded or damaged...
      Direct Replacement for a proper fit every timeDesigned to fit both left and right brake
      $9.22
    • (0 reviews)
      # 22743902
      Buick Skyhawk 1980, Brake Bleeder Screw Set by Carlson®. A brake bleeder screw is normally mounted at the highest point on each cylinder or caliper and used to release air and old brake fluid from the brake system. When it comes to...
      Releases air and fluid from the brake systemOE fit and function
      $8.27
    • (0 reviews)
      # 22743905
      Buick Skyhawk With D242 Brake Shoe With 241.3mm (9.5") x 50.8mm (2") Brakes 1980, Drum Brake Adjusting Screw Assembly by Carlson®. To ensure the proper amount of running clearance between shoes and the drum is maintained, replace...
      Ensures adjustments occur at proper intervals to improve brake system's life and performanceMeets or exceeds original part specifications
      $6.45
    • (0 reviews)
      # 22743914
      Buick Skyhawk With D242 Brake Shoe With 241.3mm (9.5") x 50.8mm (2") Brakes 1980, Drum Brake Self Adjusting Repair Kit by Carlson®. Manufactured to the highest OE standards and specifications, all the component included will look,...
      Maintains clearance between the shoes and drumEnsures balanced braking performance
      $10.92
    • (0 reviews)
      # 37838729
      Buick Skyhawk With D119 Brake Pads 1980, Front Disc Brake Caliper Guide Pin Sleeve Set by Carlson®. When it comes to first-rate parts that can restore your brakes to like-new performance, this set is what you need. All guide pin...
      Ensures proper caliper movement and brake system stabilityHelps prolong the life of rotors and pads
      $5.81
    • (0 reviews)
      # 22735182
      Buick Skyhawk With D119 Brake Pads 1980, Front Disc Brake Caliper Repair Kit by Carlson®. Rebuild your brake caliper using this repair kit that includes OE spec seal(s) and boot(s) needed to prevent leaking and ensure long-lasting...
      Restores the caliper to leak-free optimal performanceEconomical alternative to caliper replacement
      $6.90
    • (0 reviews)
      # 22738446
      Buick Skyhawk With D119 Brake Pads 1980, Front Disc Brake Pad Pin Clip by Carlson®. Are you looking for high quality and superior durable disc brake pad pin clips to complete your brake repair job? These pin clips by Carlson are...
      Meets or exceeds original part specificationsExact fitment and direct replacement
      $2.24
    • (0 reviews)
      # 37828451
      Buick Skyhawk With D242 Brake Shoe With 241.3mm (9.5") x 50.8mm (2") Brakes 1980, Rear Brake Hold Down Spring Bottom Cup by Carlson®. Whenever the shoes are replaced, the brake hardware should be inspected and replaced to ensure...
      Meets or exceeds original part specificationsExact fitment and direct replacement
      $2.48




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