1981 GMC Suburban Performance Parts

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      # 1002107549
      GMC Suburban 1981, Dual Competition™ Header-Back Exhaust System with Split Rear Exit by Hooker®. Designed to fit Hooker Competition header, manifold or catalytic converter-back applications. Exhaust Type: Header-Back. Main Tubing...
      $208.95
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      # 155905329
      GMC Suburban 1981, High Performance Street 5.0 Front Brake Pads by Hawk®. These revolutionary brake pads provide advanced stopping power for your vehicle without triggering your ABS. They are formulated to produce extremely low levels...
      $71.03
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      # 239845786
      GMC Suburban 1981, Stage 1 Front and Rear Complete Lift Kit with 6" Lift Height by Pro Comp®. Max Tire Size: 35"x12.50"R15-20. Driven by genuine off-road enthusiasts, Pro Comp suspension products reflect customer driven, racing...
      $844.99
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      # 475984713
      GMC Suburban Diesel with Small-Block Oldsmobile Engine 1981, Performer™ Dual Plane Intake Manifold by Edelbrock®. This premium product is the best way to go for those looking for the highest quality replacement that offers supreme...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $339.95 - $657.95
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      # 661495629
      GMC Suburban 5.0L / 5.7L With Chevy Small Block Engine Carburetor Fuel Delivery 1981, Performer Crate Engine by Edelbrock®. These entry level crate engines are ideal for any street rod, muscle car or truck owner looking for 300+ hp...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $7,190.40 - $7,969.14
    • (2 reviews)
      # 86924556
      GMC Suburban 1981, Electric Fan by Flex-a-Lite®. Keep your engine cool and free up some extra horsepower and torque. The fan makes quicker cool downs, extended water pump life, improved A/C performance, and increased gas mileage. The...
      Prevents your engine from overheatingProvides increased horsepower and torque
      $208.34 - $436.27
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      # mpn3767291631
      GMC C2500 Suburban 7.4L Standard Transmission with External Balanced Flywheel 1981, Performance Steel Flywheel by Hays®. Flywheel Tooth Number: 153. Product Weight: 29 lbs. Hays Steel Flywheels are manufactured from certified billet...
      Expertly crafted from premium materialsDesigned to match rigorous quality standards
      $308.95
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      # 191396525
      GMC Suburban 1981, Avenger™ EFI Stealth Ram™ System by Holley®. You’re sure to get some attention when you pop the hood and show an Avenger Stealth Ram™ Multi-Port EFI system! Available for traditional or Vortec headed SB...
      Self-Tuning Fueling Strategy While You DriveRequires No Laptop Computer To Set Up Or Tune
      $3,637.95 - $4,001.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826400204
      GMC Suburban 5.0L / 5.7L / 7.4L Gas With HEI Distributor 1981, Performance Replacement™ Front Distributor by Accel®. Accel Performance Replacement Distributors are the perfect choice for your daily driver or street machine. Using all...
      Cast aluminum housing with precision bearingEpoxy over mold with brass terminals
      $131.95 - $141.95
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      # 964202592
      GMC Suburban Power Steering 1981, High Performance P-Series Power Steering Pump Kit by PSC Motorsports®. This is a complete pump and reservoir kit which features the SP1405 high performance pump, SR146K reservoir and suction/return hose...
      Reliable solution for your steering needsDesigned with functionality in mind
      $442.72
    • (0 reviews)
      # 1120466007
      GMC Suburban 5.0L / 5.7L / 7.4L 1981, Full Size OEM Style Starter by Tuff Stuff Performance®. Mounting: Staggered Bolt Pattern.
      Offset MountHeat Treated Shaft
      $122.79 - $149.15
    • (0 reviews)
      # 68598131
      GMC Suburban 1981, Rear Axle Shaft Kit by Yukon Gear & Axle®. Yukon Gear and Axle offers an extensive line of general replacement and high performance axles for passenger car, truck and SUV applications. High quality alloys and the...
      Enables you to keep your engine in the powerband for more giddy-up and high speedAllows for getting superior traction on just about any brutal terrain
      $191.59 - $348.54
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      # 450479564
      Universal PowerPack™ Turbocharger System by Banks®. The Banks Power Dual Exhaust PowerPack System is the complete towing package your pickup truck, with extended cab short bed configuration, deserves.
      Stunning Top GainsImproved Mileage
      $2,198.00 - $2,798.00
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      # mpn4478773922
      Universal User Configurable LCD Dash Display by Auto Meter®. Designed specifically for the harshest of environments, the carbon composite housing is IP65 sealed against water and dust intrusion and will easily withstand 20g of...
      7.0” TFT LCD panel, 1000 nit brightness for unmatched daytime and nighttime visibility with 800x480 resolution. Onboard photo sensor for automatic brightness controlDimensions - 8.3" Wide x 5.2" High x 1.4" Deep
      $2,832.00
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      # 48222560
      Club X-1 Full Face ATM (Advance Thermo Material) Racing Helmet by Sparco®. Certification: ECE 05; Material: ATM (Advance Thermo Material) Designed for indoor kart racing where a fire proof helmet isn't required, this product is...
      Designed for indoor kart racingProvides ultimate protection
      $140.00
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      # 1002146691
      GMC Suburban 1981, Dual Competition™ Manifold-Back Exhaust System with Split Rear Exit by Hooker®. Designed to fit Hooker Competition header, manifold or catalytic converter-back applications. Exhaust Type: Manifold-Back. Main Tubing...
      $239.95
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      # 111921069
      GMC Suburban 1981, Drilled and Slotted Vented 1-Piece Front Brake Rotors by Chrome Brakes®. This is a set of OEM-sized replacement rotors with slots and drilled holes that provide the superior level of cooling needed for high...
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      $211.63 - $384.73
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89759422
      GMC Suburban 1981, Stage 1 Front and Rear Complete Lift Kit with 4" Lift Height by Pro Comp®. Max Tire Size: 35"x12.50"R15-20. Driven by genuine off-road enthusiasts, Pro Comp suspension products reflect customer driven, racing...
      $603.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # 245873563
      GMC Suburban 5.0L / 5.7L with Small Block Chevrolet Engine 1981, Single Plane Intake Manifold by Dart®. This premium product is the best way to go for those looking for the highest quality replacement that offers supreme levels of...
      Designed to unlock more performance out of your vehicleDeliver a reasonable balance of strength and durability
      $449.60
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      # 120693303
      GMC Suburban 1981, 6-71 Street™ Supercharger Kit by Weiand®. Weiand Pro-Street superchargers represent a significant leap in technology for obtaining substantial performance gains, while maintaining drive ability and reliability. CA...
      Develop 550 Plus HorsepowerFull Time Power Everytime You Hit The Gas Pedal
      $3,398.35 - $3,929.35
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      # 1093209746
      GMC Suburban 5.7L with Drag Racing Competition Engine 1981, 300 Series High Flow Electric Water Pump by Meziere Enterprises®. Flow Rate: 55 GPM. Performance, sophistication and durability are by no means all the benefits you'll get if...
      Suitable for street or drag strip use – 3000+ hour life expectancyHigh flow design provides 55 gallons per minute free flow rating
      $451.00
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      # 73967375
      GMC Suburban 1981, II Series Clutch Pressure Plate by Centerforce®. Push Type Clutch. Rear Main Seal Style: 2-Piece. 3 Clutch Bolt Pattern. The Centerforce® II Clutch Series utilizes a full facing disc with premium friction materials...
      Patented centrifugal weight design (where applicable)Patented ball bearing pressure plate (where applicable)
      $263.95 - $319.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 470535944
      GMC Suburban 7.4L 1981, Off-Road Truck Avenger Carburetor by Holley®. The Off-Road Truck Avenger is designed specifically for off-road applications. The unique fuel metering block eliminates fuel spillover through the boosters at...
      Gold Dichromate finish for extreme off road environmentsSingle feed fuel inlet for ease of installation
      $527.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1442975
      GMC Suburban 1981, Blaster™ HEI Direct Ignition Coil by MSD®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by MSD features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and lifestyle, it...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $80.32
    • (0 reviews)
      # 946649504
      GMC K1500 Suburban / K2500 Suburban 1981, Extreme Hydraulic Cylinder Assist Kit by PSC Motorsports®. Oversize tires, lockers, and rocks will quickly have your stock steering system whining for help. Increase turning force by an average...
      Reliable solution for your steering needsDesigned with functionality in mind
      $1,225.34 - $1,243.50
    • (0 reviews)
      # 1120477979
      GMC Suburban 5.0L / 5.7L / 7.4L 1981, Gear Reduction Mini Denso Starter by Tuff Stuff Performance®. Compression Ratio: 18:1. Tuff Stuff starters are hand made from premium quality new components - not remanufactured - and are quality...
      Designed For High Horsepower And High Compression EnginesLighter And Smaller Than OE Starters
      $171.50 - $232.14
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      # 503527111
      GMC Suburban 1981, Air Locker by ARB®. Created to provide 100% traction on demand, without sacrificing any of your vehicle's highway driving performance, ARB Air Lockers employ a 12 volt ARB Air Compressor designed to activate (and...
      Differential CaseFlange Cap Assembly
      $940.50 - $997.50
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      # mpn4563973472
      Universal Display Control Module Touchscreen Handheld by Fast®. This product is made of high-quality materials to serve you for years to come. Designed using state-of-the-art technology and with customers in mind. It will meet your...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $385.70
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      # 69025922
      110 Series Single Layer Racing Suit by RaceQuip®. Avaliable in Colors: Black, Blue, Red. Get superior durability and comfort combined with overall flame and heat protection. Strong construction and advanced sewing techniques make this...
      Ensures heat and fire protectionGentle fabric provides superior comfort
      $99.95 - $139.95
    • (1 review)
      # 1002114360
      GMC K1500 Suburban / K2500 Suburban 5.7L 1981, Super Street™ Aluminized Steel Exhaust System with Split Rear Exit by Flowtech®. Exhaust Tubing Material: Aluminized Steel. Main Tubing Diameter: 2.25". Exhaust System Sound: Aggressive /...
      $155.95 - $162.95




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    • Performance Exhaust Systems
      October 05, 2018
      Repair vs Performance Parts | Exhaust Systems
      Whether you need an exhaust system because your vehicle's old pipes have rusted through or become damaged, or you simply want a better one to boost engine performance...
      by Richard Reina
    • Performance Brakes, Pads & Rotors
      August 10, 2018
      When Is It Time To Replace My Brake Lines?
      Hydraulic brake lines and hoses aren’t something most people think about when it comes to vehicle maintenance. That’s understandable, considering automakers...
      by Michael Grayen
    • Performance Brakes, Pads & Rotors
      August 09, 2018
      When Is It Time To Replace My Brake Calipers?
      Brake calipers, found only on disc brake systems, house pistons which use the force of hydraulic brake fluid to stop the vehicle. More specifically, those pistons...
      by Timothy Zahl
    • Suspension
      August 08, 2018
      When Is It Time To Replace My Vehicle's Springs?
      The springs on your vehicle are an integral part of its suspension system. Not only do springs keep all four corners suspended at a pre-determined, level ride height,...
      by Richard Reina
    • Starting & Charging
      August 03, 2018
      When Is It Time To Replace My Alternator?
      Bolted to an engine block and powered by a belt-driven pulley, an alternator is in motion whenever the engine is running. Essentially, a vehicle's battery is tasked...
      by Michael Grayen
    • Performance Suspension Parts
      July 11, 2018
      When Is It Time To Replace My Suspension Bushings?
      Maybe you remember being pushed along in a wheelbarrow during childhood. The ride was bone-jarring - even with an air-filled rubber tire cushioning against the rough...
      by Timothy Zahl
    • Engines
      May 21, 2018
      How To Remove An Engine
      If you've grown tired of your engine's declining performance, inconsistent power, rough idle, exhaust smoke, knocking noises, rattles, and other maladies that plague...
      by Richard Reina
    • Engines
      May 09, 2018
      How Does An Internal Combustion Engine Work?
      An engine that uses liquid fuel to create energy, such as an internal combustion engine, is basically a large air pump. Cool air is drawn in, mixed with the fuel of...
      by Timothy Zahl
    • Engines
      May 02, 2018
      Glossary Of Engine External Parts
      Internal combustion engines are extremely complex and feature a wide array of components that rotate, pump, pressurize, or seal. Many of these components, while...
      by Timothy Zahl
    • Performance Engine Parts
      April 20, 2018
      What You Need When Rebuilding Or Replacing An...
      So you’ve decided to take on the project of rebuilding or replacing your vehicle’s engine. Modern internal combustion engines are quite complex – with a wide...
      by Richard Reina
    • Shift Knobs
      January 19, 2018
      Shopping Guide – Shift Knobs
      The knob at the end of your gearshift lever probably isn't something that most people notice when getting into your car or truck. But for a minimal cost, it can be. We...
      by Timothy Zahl
    • Running Boards
      November 29, 2017
      Shopping Guide - Running Boards
      Running boards date as far back as the automobile itself, being integrated into car and truck designs until falling out of favor after World War II. With the boom in...
      by Timothy Zahl

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