1981 Buick Riviera Parts

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    • (2 reviews)
      # 743255373
      Buick Riviera 1981, RedTop™ Battery by Optima®. Battery Type: AGM. Battery Usage: Starting. Polarity: Straight. Resistance: 0.003 Ohms. Voltage: 12V. Enjoy the most powerful burst of cranking current for the fastest, most reliable...
      Proudly Made in the USASealed absorbed glass mat (AGM) design that incorporates special glass fiber mats that contain the acid electrolyte between the lead plates, rather than a standard flooded (liquid) design
      $232.99 - $242.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # 525662208
      Buick Riviera Coupe Standard Duty Version 1981, Problem Solver™ Rear Coil Springs by MOOG®. Quantity: 2 per Pack. Upgrade your vehicle to MOOG coil springs that are designed to restore the original handling, reduce body sway and bring...
      Direct fit, with no modificationsRestores and retains proper handling
      $58.19 - $66.80
    • (0 reviews)
      # 34009932
      Buick Riviera 1981, C-Tek™ Standard Vented Brake Rotor by Centric®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Manufactured using quality G11H18 metallurgy and designed with a non-directional finish, this rotor provides superior braking power, high...
      OE style replacement rotorNon-directional finish
      $16.54
    • (0 reviews)
      # 90612505
      Buick Riviera 1981, Remanufactured Engine Long Block by Replace®. If your engine is worn out, don’t just get a rebuilt engine, get one that’s better than new. A Replace engine is reverse engineered to eliminate original factory...
      Designed to be better than newReverse engineered to ensure any factory defects are eliminated
      $1,565.70 - $1,666.68
    • (0 reviews)
      # 114831476
      Buick Riviera 1981, Replacement Exhaust Kit by Walker®. If you are looking for the ultimate in quality and value, then this superior replacement exhaust kit by Walker is what you need. All its components are designed with precision...
      Mufflers and Resonators Designed for OE equivalent sound and precision fitOE-style louvered tube technology for a premium, factory-like sound
      $28.16 - $103.23
    • (0 reviews)
      # 57022534
      Buick Riviera 1981, Radiator by APDI®. Outlet: 1 9/16". Construction: Plastic Tank Aluminum. Increase the life of your vehicle's engine by keeping your cooling system in top condition. Replace your faulty engine cooling component with...
      Same quality as OE for less moneyDesigned with the latest software and manufactured with modern tooling
      $93.68 - $193.15
    • (0 reviews)
      # 442709251
      Buick Riviera 3.8L / 4.1L / 5.0L 1981, Fuel Tank by Spectra Premium®. Volume: 20 Gallons. With Filler Neck. This product is designed and manufactured under ISO 9001 / TS 16949 quality system for use with diesel containing up to 5% bio...
      Designed for use with gasoline containing up to 20% ethanol (E20) and diesel containing up to 5% bio diesel (B5)Meets or exceeds manufacturer's specifications
      $132.54
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn888419511
      Buick Riviera 1981, Professional™ Remanufactured Power Steering Gear Box 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
      $92.77
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2084082
      Buick Riviera 1981, Front Wheel Bearing and Hub Assembly by Timken®. Bring back the factory-like condition of your vehicle with Timken Wheel Hubs. Constructed from premium materials, these wheel hubs guarantee accurate fit and durability.
      Designed to effectively reduce frictionUltimate load handling capability
      $90.77
    • (1 review)
      # 25212316
      Buick Riviera 1981, Remanufactured Windshield Wiper Motor by Cardone®. Mounting Type: Grommet. Number of Mounting Holes: 3. Each unit is 100% tested points in the remanufacturing process for guaranteed performance. Every motor is...
      100% Load Testing ensures guaranteed performance every timeBrushes are precisely designed to ensure armature and contacts are properly matched
      $38.64 - $86.22
    • (0 reviews)
      # 261830710
      Buick Riviera with Factory Compressor Type R4 1981, GM Original Equipment™ A/C Compressor by ACDelco®. Built for trouble-free ownership and 100% visual- and leak-tested, GM Original Equipment Compressors are engineered to match your...
      100 percent visual- and leak-tested to ensure component’s quality and durabilityProfessional, premium aftermarket replacement
      $142.80 - $171.49
    • (0 reviews)
      # 190046781
      Buick Riviera 1981, Automatic Transmission Flexplate by ATP®. ATP flex plates are made of high quality steel and contain the correct bolt hole spacing and ring gear teeth just like the original part to ensure long life and durability....
      OE quality at an affordable priceOE fit and function
      $33.85 - $36.55
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4254419935
      Buick Riviera 3.8L / 4.1L / 5.0L with Coil Package 1981, Ignition Coil by Spectra Premium®. Spectra Premium ignition coils are designed and produced under a strict TS16949 quality control process. At CARiD you can get this superior...
      All ignition coils are durability tested at 100 cycles of thermal shock (-50 to 300° F), to ensure reliability from extreme vibration24 hours salt spray test ensures sensors provide high corrosion resistance
      $9.46
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn472995
      Buick Riviera 3.8L / 4.1L / 5.0L 1981, Oxygen Sensor by Denso®. Position: Upstream. Denso's light duty oxygen sensor started to appear on vehicles with the development of fuel injection systems. The basic job of the sensor is to monitor...
      Corrosion-resistant stainless steel constructionPTFE filter blocks efficiency-robbing contaminants
      $15.24
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4479852522
      Buick Riviera 3.8L 1981, Professional™ Round Durapack Air Filter by ACDelco®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this Professional Durapack Air Filter by ACDelco features premium quality and will perform better than advertised....
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $7.34
    • (3 reviews)
      # 681876164
      Universal API-Licensed™ Multi-Grade High Performance Motor Oil by Royal Purple®. Royal Purple's API-licensed Motor Oil combines premium base oils with proprietary additive technologies to create high performance synthetic oil that...
      Designed for diesel and gasoline enginesAPI-licensed product
      $8.49 - $1,800.08
    • (7 reviews)
      # 321440526
      Compact 12V Car Jump Starter with Air Compressor by Torxe®. The best way to handle an emergency is to be prepared, and with the Torxe Compact 12V Car Jump Starter with Air Compressor you’ll be ready for any driving situation. You can...
      Powerful, lightweight lithium-ion battery technologyAvailable in 2 models: JS400 and JS750
      $99.95 - $119.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1142125902
      Buick Riviera 1981, Repair Manual by Haynes Manuals®. Language: English. Format: Paperback. With a Haynes manual, you can do it yourself… from simple maintenance to basic repairs. Haynes writes every book based on a complete teardown...
      Step-by-step proceduresEasy-to-follow photos
      $20.89
    • (2 reviews)
      # mpn1728321
      Showroom Shine by Dr. Beasley's®. For a jaw-dropping effect on the road or on the sidewalk, go with this complete kit by Dr. Beasley's that includes everything needed for cleaning, preparing, and protecting your whole car from the...
      Makes your car look like it just left the showroom floorCombination of interior and exterior prescriptions
      $499.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # 63440844
      Buick Riviera 1981, Remanufactured Starter by Remy®. Rotation: Clockwise. Voltage: 12V. Starters are made for the aftermarket with the same precision as the best original equipment components. Designed to fit perfectly and perform...
      Features the most compact design on the marketEnsures less friction and excellent performance
      $42.95 - $87.17
    • (0 reviews)
      # 504990963
      Buick Riviera 1981, Front Non-Adjustable Ball Joint by Mevotech®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Experience improved ride comfort and smooth handling with the replacement Mevotech ball joints. They grip the control arm better and guarantee...
      Includes durable higher and lower metal bearings for a smoother and quiet handlingKnurling on the outer housing of the ball joint makes for a better grip with the control arm
      $5.75 - $12.89
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn40632
      Buick Riviera 1981, Posi Quiet™ Premium Ceramic Front Disc Brake Pads by Centric®. These pads are manufactured using the positive molding process to assure consistent friction material density throughout the pad for excellent braking...
      Stable friction performance across a wide temperature rangeLongest wearing most advanced material available
      $25.70
    • (0 reviews)
      # 191737891
      Buick Riviera 1981, Remanufactured Complete Cylinder Head by Replace®. If your vehicle has a cylinder head problem, don’t waste time and money having your originals repaired. Replace cylinder heads are completely machined, inspected...
      Completely disassembled, thoroughly cleaned, and carefully inspectedChecked for cracks
      $244.80 - $265.20
    • (0 reviews)
      # 165392324
      Buick Riviera 1981, Replacement Exhaust Kit by AP Exhaust®. Get confidence with this high-standard OE quality purchase which is perfect for those who want to perform a long-lasting exhaust system repair. Made from top-notch materials,...
      Superior replacement for your worn out exhaust partHelps put your vehicle back to its tip-top shape
      $31.17 - $123.84
    • (0 reviews)
      # 70140315
      Buick Riviera 1981, Professional™ Engine Coolant Water Pump by ACDelco®. Coolant flow is crucial for the life of any engine. GM Original Equipment Water Pumps are the best way to make sure you have the proper heat protection for the...
      Completely pressure-tested for leak-free performance.High-quality bearings and heat-treated impellers for long life.
      $27.08 - $36.91
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1363925
      Buick Riviera 3.8L / 4.1L / 5.0L 1981, Fuel Filter Element by Hastings®. This filter is designed to protect fuel system components, such as injection pumps and injectors, from damaging contaminants, including water, bacteria,...
      Meets or exceeds all filtration requirements of the applicationExtends fuel system component life
      $2.26
    • (0 reviews)
      # 954521150
      Buick Riviera 1981, Front Steering Idler Arm by Mevotech®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. If you need to restore your vehicle to its original steering efficiency, go with Mevotech steering parts to keep on the safe side. Get connected to the...
      OE-quality replacement to stabilize your vehicleWill help restore accurate steering and quick response
      $11.84 - $21.88
    • (0 reviews)
      # 63080791
      Buick Riviera 1981, Front CV Axle Shaft by SurTrack®. This product features a brand new construction with precision machined and heat treated center-shafts, CV joints, bearings and races. The CV axle shaft by SurTrack is manufactured...
      Designed from the ground up to meet or even exceed all OEM requirements in fit, form and functionEngineered to work at varying angles, constant rotational speeds, without friction and play
      $60.26
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn422997
      Buick Riviera With Wiper Delay 1981, Remanufactured Front Windshield Washer Pump by A1 Cardone®. With Pulse Relay and Timing Switch. With Pulse Relay and Timing Switch. Domestic. Without Washer Pump. Connector Configuration: Blade....
      Premium parts you can rely onDesigned to restore functionality
      $71.62
    • (0 reviews)
      # 374208073
      Buick Riviera 1981, A/C Compressor Clutch by Four Seasons®. Black. Number of Grooves: 1. Spade Connector. All products are engineered and tested to provide years of trouble free operation. Backed by over 50 years of car parts...
      All mounting hardware includedCoated to prevent corrosion
      $65.22 - $122.18




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    The rear drum brakes were easy to install but not as easy as the front brakes that I had ordered. I love ACDelco products, the rear drums were the brakes I needed to replace badly on my vehicle. The drum brakes look excellent!
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