1981 Chevy Malibu Replacement Engine Parts

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    • Replace® OE Replacement Engine
      (0 reviews)
      # 23074065
      Chevy Malibu 1981, OE Replacement Remanufactured Engine by Replace®. ISO 14000 and ISO 9000 Quality Control. If your engine is worn out, don’t just get a rebuilt engine, get one that’s better than new. A Replace engine is...
      Designed to be better than newReverse engineered to ensure any factory defects are eliminated
      $1,218.75 - $1,478.75
    • Speed Pro® Engine Piston
      (0 reviews)
      # 38609582
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Engine Piston Engine Piston by Speed Pro®.
      $35.36 - $88.50
    • Sealed Power® Engine Piston Set
      (0 reviews)
      # 38629483
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Engine Piston Set Engine Piston Set by Sealed Power®.
      $150.02 - $169.39
    • Sealed Power® Engine Piston
      (0 reviews)
      # 38629507
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Engine Piston Engine Piston by Sealed Power®.
      $27.06 - $38.57
    • Speed Pro® Engine Piston Set
      (0 reviews)
      # 42247226
      Chevy Malibu 5.7L 1981, Engine Piston Set Engine Piston Set by Speed Pro®.
      $348.47 - $455.52
    • Dorman® Engine Oil Galley Plug
      (0 reviews)
      # 31567621
      Chevy Malibu 231 CID 1981, Engine Oil Galley Plug by Dorman®. Dorman’s Engine Oil Galley Plugs are available in multiple styles, including Cup Type, Pilot Seal™, Reverse Taper, Concave, Quick-Seal® Rubber and Quick-Seal ®...
      Direct replacement for a proper fitDurable materials ensure a long service life
      $0.94 - $14.88
    • Cloyes® Engine Camshaft Bearing
      (0 reviews)
      # 21903463
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Engine Camshaft Bearing by Cloyes®. Includes: Captured Needle Bearing and Torrington Thrust Bearing. Thick: 0.150". Keep your engine’s valvetrain in perfect time with Cloyes, the world leader in timing drive...
      Maintains critical valve timingPrevents performance problems and possible engine damage that can result from incorrect timing
      $17.19
    • Sealed Power® Engine Connecting Rod Bearing
      (0 reviews)
      # 38629374
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Engine Connecting Rod Bearing by Sealed Power®.
      $5.57 - $65.83
    • Speed Pro® Engine Connecting Rod Bearing
      (0 reviews)
      # 42247224
      Chevy Malibu 5.0L / 5.7L 1981, Engine Connecting Rod Bearing Engine Connecting Rod Bearing Set by Speed Pro®.
      $92.14 - $147.97
    • FRAM® Ultra/Xtended Guard Full-Flow Spin-On Oil Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 18694709
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Ultra/Xtended Guard Full-Flow Spin-On Oil Filter by FRAM®. 1 Piece. Engineered for maximum engine protection without affecting oil flow this full-flow filter utilizes dual-layer synthetic media that provides 99%+...
      Designed for Full-Flow oil filtrationFor use with synthetic oil
      $10.72 - $11.48
    • FRAM® High Mileage™ Full-Flow Spin-On Oil Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 18694702
      Chevy Malibu 1981, High Mileage™ Full-Flow Spin-On Oil Filter by FRAM®. 1 Piece. This Full-Flow Spin-On filter helps to extend the service life of High Mileage vehicles ensuring maximum engine protection and unrestricted oil...
      Ensures extreme engine protection and oil filtration for older high mileage vehiclesContains time-released additives to maintain protection throughout oil life
      $9.23 - $9.88
    • Westar® Engine Mount
      (0 reviews)
      # 22585663
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Engine Mount by Westar®. Engineered to minimize vibration from the engine. This engine mount will make sure your engine runs quietly and does not rattle when started and while driving.
      Build with quality that matches or exceeds OEM SpecificationsPerfect fit
      $8.52 - $10.12
    • Energy Suspension® Motor and Transmission Mounts
      (0 reviews)
      # 40008444
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Motor and Transmission Mounts by Energy Suspension®. Energy Suspension offers replacement mount bushings for engines, transmissions, engine subframes, differentials, transfer cases, as well as bushings and...
      Replacement mount bushings for engines, transmissions, and transfer case prevents mechanicals from shifting around on broken or weak mounts under accelerationEliminates excess stress on axles, drive shafts, and seals that can cause premature wear and leaks when mechanicals are sitting at improper angles
      $23.96 - $61.75
    • DEA® Engine Mount
      (0 reviews)
      # 23226088
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Engine Mount by DEA®. Designed to meet all OE standards and specifications, these engine mounts will fit your vehicle with no modifications. They will safely connect the engine to the car frame keeping it in...
      Designed to meet or exceed OE specificationsConstructed to deliver consistent performance
      $7.66 - $9.22
    • Anchor® Engine Mounts
      (0 reviews)
      # 21128982
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Engine Mounts by Anchor®. If you feel vibration accompanied by unusual noise when driving, this can be the sign of a bad engine mount. Replace it with a mount from the leading aftermarket supplier, Anchor....
      Direct OEM replacementSecurely supports the engine on the chassis
      $2.80 - $8.58
    • Replace® OE Replacement Cylinder Head
      (0 reviews)
      # 23074077
      Chevy Malibu 1981, OE Replacement Remanufactured Cylinder Head by Replace®. C10 Engine, ISO 14000 and ISO 9000 Quality Control. If your vehicle has a cylinder head problem, don’t waste time and money having your originals...
      Completely disassembled, thoroughly cleaned, and carefully inspectedChecked for cracks
      $236.25 - $263.75
    • Sealed Power® Engine Camshaft
      (0 reviews)
      # 39560804
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Engine Camshaft by Sealed Power®.
      $84.53 - $127.29
    • Dorman® Exhaust Spring
      (0 reviews)
      # 31688835
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Exhaust Spring by Dorman®. Packaging Type: Card. Designed for an exact fit, Dorman’s Exhaust Spring provides you with the proper flange spring for replacing the manifold. Save time and energy by having the...
      Direct replacement for a proper fit every timeDurable steel construction
      $3.74 - $4.18
    • Sealed Power® Engine Exhaust Valve
      (0 reviews)
      # 41720382
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Engine Exhaust Valve by Sealed Power®.
      $12.97 - $31.23
    • Sealed Power® Engine Intake Valve
      (0 reviews)
      # 41720409
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Engine Intake Valve by Sealed Power®.
      $9.35 - $12.14
    • Sealed Power® Engine Push Rod
      (0 reviews)
      # 39560949
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Engine Push Rod by Sealed Power®.
      $2.90 - $4.00
    • Speed Pro® Engine Rocker Arm Kit
      (0 reviews)
      # 41719625
      Chevy Malibu 5.7L 1981, Engine Rocker Arm Kit by Speed Pro®.
      $22.27 - $23.10
    • Sealed Power® Engine Rocker Arm Kit
      (0 reviews)
      # 41720426
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Engine Rocker Arm Kit by Sealed Power®.
      $6.30
    • Speed Pro® Engine Push Rod
      (0 reviews)
      # 42247540
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Engine Push Rod by Speed Pro®.
      $10.06 - $14.58
    • Bosch® DistancePlus™ Oil Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 24025263
      Chevy Malibu 1981, DistancePlus™ Oil Filter by Bosch®. Bosch DistancePlus Oil Filters are high efficiency/high capacity oil filters designed to keep oil clean longer and protect the vehicle's engine. Comparing to conventional...
      Designed to work with a synthetic, semi-synthetic, or conventional oil brand99.9% efficient to remove more dirt
      $13.23 - $24.86
    • Bosch® Premium Oil Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 24025255
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Premium Oil Filter by Bosch®. For premium engine performance, you need a premium oil filter. This filter from Bosch is highly efficient in filtering the oil by trapping both large and microscopic particles from...
      Designed for a proper fit99% efficiency – traps small engine-damaging particles
      $6.20 - $9.96
    • Bosch® Workshop Oil Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 24025259
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Workshop Oil Filter by Bosch®. When visiting your local repair shop to get a routine oil change, replace your old oil filter with a workshop oil filter from Bosch. Having an efficiency of 97.5%, this filter holds...
      Screens up to 97.5% of harmful contaminants such as dirt and oil from getting into the engineHolds up to 13 grams of dirt and contaminants
      $3.30 - $7.70
    • Motorcraft® Engine Oil Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 23874908
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Engine Oil Filter by Motorcraft®. At your next oil change, replace your dirty oil filter with this premium product. Engineered specifically for your Ford, Mercury, or Lincoln, the Motorcraft oil filter thoroughly...
      Direct OEM replacementRecommended by Ford Motor Company
      $6.84 - $7.12
    • MANN-Filter® Spin-On Oil Filter
      (1 reviews)
      # 20569343
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Spin-On Oil Filter by MANN-Filter®. 1 Piece. This oil filter is designed to provide the engine with clean oil needed for smooth and long-lasting operation. The product stands up to even the most demanding...
      Optimum protection for the engineDesigned for modern high-performance oil
      $4.30 - $5.18
    • Hastings® Oil Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 21475543
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Oil Filter by Hastings®. 1 Piece. This filter traps contaminants from the oil minimizing the possibility of costly engine repairs. To prevent any leaks, it comes with a nitrile gasket that withstands extreme...
      Protects the engine from damaging contaminantsExcels in both contaminant removal efficiency and contaminant holding capacity
      $8.30 - $8.35
    • Gates® Engine Oil Filler Cap
      (0 reviews)
      # 49136623
      Chevy Malibu 3.8L / 4.4L / 5.0L / 5.7L 1981, Engine Oil Filler Cap by Gates®. Gates produces a variety of plastic and metal oil filler cap designs to meet the needs of OEM automotive, heavy duty and military applications. Cam Twist.
      $2.76
    • Sealed Power® Engine Oil Pump
      (0 reviews)
      # 39560310
      Chevy Malibu 3.8L / 5.0L 3.48" Engine Stroke 1981, Engine Oil Pump by Sealed Power®. Standard Volume, High Pressure.
      $50.21
    • AutoLoc® Stainless Steel Engine Oil Dipstick
      (0 reviews)
      # 46607385
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Stainless Steel Engine Oil Dipstick by AutoLoc®. Autoloc Stainless Steel dipsticks give your engine the fluid-checking glory it deserves. These highly-attractive, classy dipsticks are available for engines and...
      Highly DurableCNC Machined Aluminum
      $19.95 - $50.00
    • Dorman® Oil Drain Plug
      (0 reviews)
      # 31567617
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Oil Drain Plug by Dorman®. Dorman’s Oil Drain Plugs are coated for high corrosion resistance and a long service life. Many styles are available, including standard, inset gasket, molded gasket, magnetic, and...
      Direct replacement for a proper fit every timeDorman’s oversized, piggyback, and rubber expanding plugs eliminate the need to replace the entire pan, saving you time, labor and money
      $1.80 - $8.86
    • Dorman® Oil Drain Plug Gasket
      (0 reviews)
      # 62436923
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Oil Drain Plug Gasket by Dorman®. This is an aftermarket part that replaces factory OE # 14079550, 14090908, 1625762, 1631748, 24571185, 25524544, 5741252, 8-14090-908-0. Material: Metal/Rubber. Size: 1/2" Drain...
      Direct replacement for a proper fit every timeDorman’s oversized, piggyback, and rubber expanding plugs eliminate the need to replace the entire pan, saving you time, labor and money
      $2.10 - $34.43
    • Hayden® Rapid-Cool™ Heavy Duty Oil Cooler
      (1 reviews)
      # 22188605
      Universal Rapid-Cool™ Heavy Duty Oil Cooler by Hayden®. This product is perfect for transmission and engine oil cooling applications that require a higher flow range and increased heat transfer capacity in a compact space. The...
      Plate and fin designPatented internal turbulation for increased heat transfer and minimal pressure drop
      $73.59 - $119.45
    • Hayden® Swirl-Cool™ Heavy Duty Oil Cooler
      (3 reviews)
      # 22190786
      Universal Swirl-Cool™ Heavy Duty Oil Cooler by Hayden®. Keep your oil cool with this part. Designed for rugged heavy-duty use, this oil cooler features brazed copper tubes with aluminum fin construction. The turbulators in its...
      Designed for rugged heavy-duty useBrazed copper tubes and aluminum fin construction
      $67.89 - $570.94
    • Hayden® Engine Oil Cooler Replacement Hose
      (0 reviews)
      # 23601127
      Chevy Malibu 3.8L / 4.4L / 5.0L / 5.7L 1981, Engine Oil Cooler Replacement Hose by Hayden®. 1/2 x 12' Rubber Hose. If you need to replace your cracked and leaking oil cooler hose, Hayden is the way to go. Made of premium materials,...
      Direct replacement for proper fitDesigned for medium duty applications
      $26.99
    • Cloyes® Engine Timing Chain
      (0 reviews)
      # 21903448
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Engine Timing Chain by Cloyes®. Rollers: Inverted. Keep your engine’s valvetrain and balance shafts in perfect time with Cloyes, the world leader in timing drive systems. No matter whether you need a belt,...
      Maintains critical valvetrain and balance shaft timingPrevents performance problems and possible engine damage that can result from incorrect timing
      $14.21 - $16.32
    • Sealed Power® Engine Timing Chain
      (0 reviews)
      # 41720438
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Engine Timing Chain by Sealed Power®.
      $24.03 - $24.99
    • Sealed Power® Engine Timing Camshaft Sprocket
      (0 reviews)
      # 41720433
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Engine Timing Camshaft Sprocket by Sealed Power®.
      $8.71 - $26.27
    • Sealed Power® Engine Timing Crankshaft Sprocket
      (0 reviews)
      # 41720441
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Engine Timing Crankshaft Sprocket by Sealed Power®.
      $5.36 - $21.18
    • Dorman® Harmonic Balancer and Pulley Assembly
      (0 reviews)
      # 16601359
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Harmonic Balancer and Pulley Assembly by Dorman®, 1 Pieces. Packaging Type: Box. Color: Black. Durable and sleek, Dorman Harmonic Balancers feature a stress-resistant rubber bond that withstands the damaging...
      Includes woodruff key, bolts, and washers for a complete repair (where applicable)Direct replacement to ensure proper fit
      $44.89 - $44.98
    • Dayco® PowerBond™ Premium OEM Replacement Harmonic Balancer
      (0 reviews)
      # 24487241
      Chevy Malibu 1981, PowerBond™ Premium OEM Replacement Harmonic Balancer by Dayco®. Whether you are a professional engine rebuilder or shade tree mechanic, this product is what you need when OE quality, fit, and function are a...
      OE quality, fit, and function at an affordable priceSG (Spheroidal Graphite) iron casting for extra durability
      $63.41 - $75.71
    • Crown® Oil Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 16657640
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Oil Filter by Crown®. Crown Automotive is just the ticket if you want to get the most out of your vehicle as well as revel in a more exciting driving experience. You will surely get a real bang for the buck!
      Developed to improve your driving experienceConstructed to ensure ultimate operation
      $6.94
    • Continental Elite® Gatorback™ V-Belt Drive Belt
      (0 reviews)
      # 21582754
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Gatorback™ V-Belt Drive Belt by Continental Elite®. Use 1 per Car. This belt is developed as OEM replacement for the most demanding engine drives. Thanks to durable tension members with low-stretch properties,...
      High strength tension members resist shockload failureLow elongation materials ensure uniform performance over the belt life
      $10.40 - $14.71
    • Dayco® Top Cog™ Drive V-Belt
      (0 reviews)
      # 24487245
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Top Cog™ Drive V-Belt by Dayco®. Specially constructed for vehicles that utilize the multiple-belt system, this product features raw-edge construction along with a patented top cogged design, which ensures...
      Designed for power transmission to vehicle accessoriesConstructed for vehicles that utilize V-belts
      $9.49 - $12.78
    • Dayco® Drive Rite Spun Cog Serpentine Belt
      (0 reviews)
      # 24616198
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Drive Rite Spun Cog Serpentine Belt by Dayco®. Specially formulated high temperature Polymer along with the highest level of engineered reinforcement proves to perform better in belt operating temperature and...
      Faster and more consistent throttle response at high speedsQuicker throttle response at mid-speed acceleration
      $3.91
    • Gates® MasterPro™ XL™ High Capacity Standard Drive V-Belt
      (0 reviews)
      # 48819046
      Chevy Malibu 1981, MasterPro™ XL™ High Capacity Standard Drive V-Belt by Gates®. When you’re low on oil, coolant or some other fluid, you may be tempted to just run down to the local auto parts chain store. But before you...
      $11.51 - $16.13
    • Gates® Roadmax™ XL™ High Capacity Standard Drive V-Belt
      (0 reviews)
      # 48819053
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Roadmax™ XL™ High Capacity Standard Drive V-Belt by Gates®. When you’re low on oil, coolant or some other fluid, you may be tempted to just run down to the local auto parts chain store. But before you waste...
      $3.26
    • A1 Cardone® Remanufactured Engine Control Module
      (0 reviews)
      # 25215630
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Remanufactured Engine Control Module by A1 Cardone®. 100% resolder of critical components ensures superior electrical connections, no intermittent failures and longer product life. On-car vehicle validation...
      50-state emissions street legalThe finest quality at a great price
      $87.76
    • Standard® Tru-Tech™ Neutral Safety Switch
      (0 reviews)
      # 23798454
      Chevy Malibu Automatic Transmission 1981, Tru-Tech™ Neutral Safety Switch by Standard®, Use 1 per Car. Type Connection: Male. Straight Socket. Terminal Type: Blade. Do you hear nothing but “click, click” when you turn the...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersFast shipping; 1-2 day delivery time regardless of where you’re located
      $11.35
    • Hastings® Crankcase Breather Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 21475524
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Crankcase Breather Filter by Hastings®. The crankcase ventilation system channels harmful crankcase vapors to the air intake so they can be burned along with the air/fuel mixture. The Crankcase Breather Filter...
      $4.62 - $6.69
    • Sealed Power® Engine Crankshaft Main Bearing Set
      (0 reviews)
      # 39560809
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Engine Crankshaft Main Bearing Set by Sealed Power®.
      $35.01 - $72.64
    • Speed Pro® Engine Crankshaft Main Bearing Set
      (0 reviews)
      # 42247538
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Engine Crankshaft Main Bearing Set by Speed Pro®.
      $64.78 - $134.63
    • Fel-Pro® Rear Crankshaft Seal Kit
      (0 reviews)
      # 18923466
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Rear Crankshaft Seal Kit by Fel-Pro®. If you are looking for quality sealing solutions, Fel-Pro offers you various replacement products from seals and bolts to O-Rings and dowel pins. Engineered using the latest...
      Direct OEM replacement for a proper fitEnsure reliable sealing performance
      $9.18 - $11.71
    • Timken® Front Engine Crankshaft Repair Sleeve
      (0 reviews)
      # 20415080
      Chevy Malibu 229 CID / 267 CID / 305 CID 1981, Front Engine Crankshaft Repair Sleeve by Timken®. Repair sleeves restore the sealing surface on yokes and shafts, avoiding expensive components replacement. This hard, wear-resistant,...
      Restores the sealing surface on worn shafts and yokesEliminates the need to replace expensive components that are otherwise serviceable
      $24.34
    • Timken® Engine Crankshaft Seal
      (0 reviews)
      # 20438319
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Engine Crankshaft Seal by Timken®. Timken offers the right seal to keep your vehicle running optimally. Timken seals provide ultimate protection from contaminants and help retain lubricants and liquids, ensuring...
      Machined rubber sealing edge provides greater accuracy and consistency and a better sealing surfaceAn extra dust lip helps keep harmful contaminants out and protects against rust and corrosion
      $9.87
    • National® Engine Crankshaft Repair Sleeve, Front
      (0 reviews)
      # 20926353
      Chevy Malibu 229 / 267 / 305 / 350 1981, Engine Crankshaft Repair Sleeve by National®, Front. 1st Design. This part is manufactured by one of the most trusted names in the automotive industry to keep your vehicle perform optimally....
      Designed for dependable operation and lasting performanceMeets OE configurations
      $26.44
    • National® Engine Crankshaft Seal
      (0 reviews)
      # 20954119
      Chevy Malibu 1981, Engine Crankshaft Seal by National®. Don’t just repair a leak, prevent future problems with a National Oil Seal. This part is manufactured using exclusive National Dynamic Edge technology that generates a...
      Designed to increase wheel-end reliability by effectively excluding dirt, moisture, and other contaminantsA patent-pending National Dynamic Edge technology allows for maximum protection
      $7.96 - $14.49



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