1981 GMC Suburban Performance Suspension

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    • (0 reviews)
      # 239845786
      GMC Suburban 1981, Stage 1 Front and Rear Complete Lift Kit with 6" Lift Height by Pro Comp®. Performance knuckle systems incorporate advanced engineering, high quality components and deliver uncompromising performance. These precision...
      $844.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89759422
      GMC Suburban 1981, Stage 1 Front and Rear Complete Lift Kit with 4" Lift Height by Pro Comp®. Performance knuckle systems incorporate advanced engineering, high quality components and deliver uncompromising performance. These precision...
      $603.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # 239845780
      GMC Suburban 1981, Stage 1 Front and Rear Complete Lift Kit with 2.5" Lift Height by Pro Comp®. Performance knuckle systems incorporate advanced engineering, high quality components and deliver uncompromising performance. These...
      $501.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # 17171000
      GMC K1500 Suburban / K2500 Suburban 1981, B8 5100 Series Driver or Passenger Side Monotube Smooth Body Shock Absorber for 3.0"-4.0" Lifted Vehicles by Bilstein®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. BILSTEIN 5100 Series Shock Absorbers are designed...
      $97.25
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn805352497
      GMC Suburban 1981, LoadLifter 5000 Ultimate™ Rear Air Spring Kit by Air Lift®. Quantity: Sold as a Kit. With Internal Jounce Bumper. Set of two adjustable secondary air helper springs designed to add up to 5,000 pounds of leveling...
      Both helper air springs add up to 5,000 pounds of leveling capacity per axleDesigned for heavier duty applications such as mobile homes, 1-ton pickup trucks, and commercial fleet vehicles
      $456.39
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819476468
      GMC Suburban 1981, Front and Rear Suspension Lift Kit with 6" Front and Rear Lift Height by Tuff Country®. Lift kits are designed to add additional height to your truck or SUV to increase fender clearance and allow for larger tires. All...
      $984.92 - $1,156.90
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819465464
      GMC Suburban 1981, Front and Rear Suspension Lift Kit with 4" Front and Rear Lift Height by Tuff Country®. Lift kits are designed to add additional height to your truck or SUV to increase fender clearance and allow for larger tires. All...
      $901.27 - $1,073.25
    • (0 reviews)
      # 230299594
      GMC Suburban 1981, Rear Suspension Lift Kit with 2" Lift Height by Tuff Country®. Lift kits are designed to add additional height to your truck or SUV to increase fender clearance and allow for larger tires. All Tuff Country lift kits...
      $430.72 - $610.59
    • (0 reviews)
      # 239845851
      GMC Suburban 1981, Rear Suspension Lift Kit with 3" Lift Height by Tuff Country®. Lift kits are designed to add additional height to your truck or SUV to increase fender clearance and allow for larger tires. All Tuff Country lift kits...
      $444.08 - $613.55
    • (0 reviews)
      # 239845880
      GMC Suburban 1981, Rear Suspension Lift Kit with 4" Lift Height by Tuff Country®. Lift kits are designed to add additional height to your truck or SUV to increase fender clearance and allow for larger tires. All Tuff Country lift kits...
      $531.71 - $695.51
    • (0 reviews)
      # 239845891
      GMC Suburban 1981, Rear Suspension Lift Kit with 6" Lift Height by Tuff Country®. Lift kits are designed to add additional height to your truck or SUV to increase fender clearance and allow for larger tires. All Tuff Country lift kits...
      $680.54 - $834.85
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819461027
      GMC Suburban 1981, Master Front and Rear Suspension Lift Kit with 12" Front and 11" Rear Lift Height by Superlift®. This is a complete coil spring suspension lift kit. Includes front and rear Superlift Superide shocks and covered by...
      $1,398.04
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819467042
      GMC Suburban 1981, Master Front and Rear Suspension Lift Kit with 6" Front and 5" Rear Lift Height by Superlift®. This is a complete coil spring suspension lift kit. Includes front and rear Superlift Superide shocks and covered by...
      $563.69
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1376302
      GMC K2500 Suburban 1981, Master Front and Rear Suspension Lift Kit with 8" Front and 7" Rear Lift Height by Superlift®. This is a complete coil spring suspension lift kit. Includes front and rear Superlift Superide shocks and covered by...
      $947.02
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819462920
      GMC Suburban 1981, Master Front and Rear Suspension Lift Kit with 8" Front and Rear Lift Height by Superlift®. This is a complete coil spring suspension lift kit. Includes front and rear Superlift Superide shocks and covered by Limited...
      $1,172.55
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819482711
      GMC Suburban 1981, Master Front and Rear Suspension Lift Kit with 4" Front and Rear Lift Height by Superlift®. This is a complete coil spring suspension lift kit. Includes front and rear Superlift Superide shocks and covered by Limited...
      $473.51
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819456442
      GMC Suburban 1981, Master Front and Rear Suspension Lift Kit with 2.5" Front and Rear Lift Height by Superlift®. This is a complete coil spring suspension lift kit. Includes front and rear Superlift Superide shocks and covered by...
      $451.00
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn3145756166
      GMC Suburban 1981, Front and Rear Body Lift Kit with 3" Front and Rear Lift Height by Performance Accessories®. Performance Accessories Body-Lifts allow to run larger tires, but without affecting the factory suspension, electronic...
      $179.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn3145756165
      GMC Suburban 1981, Front and Rear Body Lift Kit with 2" Front and Rear Lift Height by Performance Accessories®. Performance Accessories Body-Lifts allow to run larger tires, but without affecting the factory suspension, electronic...
      $199.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # 84220066
      GMC Suburban 4WD 1981, SX8000 Driver or Passenger Side Shock Absorber by Tuff Country®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Tuff Country EZ-Ride’s SX8000 Nitro Gas shock absorbers are recommended for all full-size applications. The nitrogen gas...
      $43.71
    • (0 reviews)
      # 42632143
      GMC C1500 Suburban Sport Utility 1981, Anti-Sway Bar by Belltech®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Boost the handling of your vehicle to more sophisticated levels with premiere one-piece sway bar from Belltech. Balanced for neutral steering and...
      Anti-sway bars effectively decrease suspension lean and side-to-side body roll around turnsSway bars are crafted from cold-formed solid steel for consistent thickness, yield strength, and lighter weight
      $172.00 - $215.20
    • (0 reviews)
      # 17811529
      GMC Suburban 1981, MonoMax™ Driver or Passenger Side Shock Absorber by KYB®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Tough conditions demand tough truck shocks. The large bore KYB MonoMax provides the additional stability that heavier, more powerful or...
      $61.38 - $62.33
    • (0 reviews)
      # 157517864
      GMC C1500 Suburban / K2500 Suburban 1981, Body Mount and Radiator Support Bushings by Prothane®. Without Hardware. Quantity: 24 per Pack. They manufacture motor and transmission mounts and inserts for many of the most popular domestic...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $109.93 - $111.80
    • (1 review)
      # 60373911
      GMC Suburban 1981, Superide™ Driver or Passenger Side Shock Absorber by Superlift®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Superide shock absorbers are designed to provide exceptional ride quality, durability and longevity at a very affordable price....
      $43.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn479296170
      GMC K1500 Suburban 1981, Front Lifted Leaf Spring with 6" Lift Height by Zone Offroad®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product features premium quality and will perform better than advertised....
      $108.90
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn479296169
      GMC K1500 Suburban 1981, Front Lifted Leaf Spring with 4" Lift Height by Zone Offroad®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product features premium quality and will perform better than advertised....
      $86.70
    • (0 reviews)
      # 17170997
      GMC Suburban 1981, B6 4600 Series Driver or Passenger Side Monotube Shock Absorber and Strut for Stock Height Vehicles by Bilstein®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Bilstein 4600 Series Shock Absorber are designed specifically to help your stock...
      $88.25 - $101.83
    • (0 reviews)
      # 924458249
      GMC Suburban 1981, Leaf Spring Bushing by Superlift®. Superlift's Product Development staff, arguably the industry's most experienced and talented group, utilizes the latest computer modeling technology to aid in product design. Most of...
      $22.49 - $33.77
    • (0 reviews)
      # 157516627
      GMC Suburban 4WD 1981, Leaf Spring Bushings by Prothane®. 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 needs and...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $61.39
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2049893
      GMC Suburban 4WD 1981, Front or Rear Bump Stops by Skyjacker®. Quantity: 2 per Pack. These Skyjacker Bump Stops prevent damage to the leaf springs and offer increased performance and wear.
      Durable PolyurethanePrevents Damage to Spring
      $84.68
    • (0 reviews)
      # 306158128
      GMC Suburban 1981, Front Lifted Leaf Spring with 4" Lift Height by Rancho®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Rancho is a worldwide leader in off-road performance suspension components and Jeep accessories. All Rancho products deliver rugged...
      $164.71
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1937541
      GMC K1500 Suburban 1981, Front Lifted Leaf Spring with 2.5" Lift Height by Rancho®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Rancho is a worldwide leader in off-road performance suspension components and Jeep accessories. All Rancho products deliver...
      $168.83
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819470122
      GMC Suburban 1981, Softride™ Front and Rear Suspension Lift Kit with 6" Front and 5.5" Rear Lift Height by Skyjacker®. Now is the time to find your definition of style and performance. Skyjacker® suspension lift kits have all the...
      $576.37 - $1,452.91
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819475479
      GMC Suburban 1981, Softride™ Front and Rear Suspension Lift Kit with 8" Front and 7"-7.5" Rear Lift Height by Skyjacker®. Now is the time to find your definition of style and performance. Skyjacker® suspension lift kits have all the...
      $711.46 - $1,497.29
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819467242
      GMC Suburban 1981, Softride™ Front and Rear Suspension Lift Kit with 4" Front and 3.5" Rear Lift Height by Skyjacker®. Now is the time to find your definition of style and performance. Skyjacker® suspension lift kits have all the...
      $529.33 - $1,390.27
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819457889
      GMC K1500 Suburban 1981, Softride™ Front and Rear Suspension Lift Kit with 4" Front and 7"-7.5" Rear Lift Height by Skyjacker®. Now is the time to find your definition of style and performance. Skyjacker® suspension lift kits have...
      $1,199.53 - $1,390.27
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819473740
      GMC Suburban 1981, Softride™ Front and Rear Suspension Lift Kit with 2.5" Front and 2" Rear Lift Height by Skyjacker®. Now is the time to find your definition of style and performance. Skyjacker® suspension lift kits have all the...
      $523.66 - $1,234.55
    • (0 reviews)
      # 575501044
      GMC C1500 Suburban 1981, Front and Rear Deluxe Lowering Kit with 4.5" Front and 6" Rear Body Drop by McGaughy's®. Quantity: Sold as a Kit. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product features premium quality and will perform...
      $624.72
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1436451
      GMC C1500 Suburban Sport Utility With 1.25" Rotor 1981, Front and Rear Lowering Kit with 4" Front and 6" Rear Body Drop by Belltech®. Quantity: Sold as a Kit. This is a lowering kit that gives your truck an aggressive look while...
      $636.10
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1786381
      GMC Suburban 4WD 1981, RideCONTROLL™ Front Air Spring Kit by Air Lift®. Quantity: Sold as a Kit. This is a set of two adjustable secondary air helper springs designed to add up to 2,000 pounds of leveling capacity for vehicles with...
      Set of two air bag spring supports designed to work with factory OEM leaf springsBoth helper air springs add up to 2000 pounds of leveling capacity per axle
      $317.21
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1786375
      GMC Suburban 1981, LoadLifter 5000™ Rear Air Spring Kit by Air Lift®. Quantity: Sold as a Kit. LoadLifter 5000 kits are Air Lift’s heaviest-rated air spring kits, specifically engineered for hauling or towing heavy loads. LoadLifter...
      Fully adjustable air springs level your vehicle when towing or hauling a heavy load for a safe comfortable rideEliminate sag and bottoming out
      $375.56
    • (0 reviews)
      # 542411753
      GMC K1500 Suburban / K2500 Suburban 1981, B8 5125 Series Rear Driver or Passenger Side Monotube Smooth Body Shock Absorber for 6.0" Lifted Vehicles by Bilstein®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. The 5125 Series offers BILSTEIN technology for...
      $87.30
    • (0 reviews)
      # 631412239
      GMC Suburban 1981, ES1000 Driver or Passenger Side Non-Adjustable Shock Absorber by Pro Comp®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Pro Comp shocks are the number one choice when it comes to high performance shocks for your light truck, Jeep or SUV....
      $32.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # 280550237
      GMC Suburban 1981, ES3000 Driver or Passenger Side Non-Adjustable Shock Absorber by Pro Comp®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Pro Comp shocks are the number one choice when it comes to high performance shocks for your light truck, Jeep or SUV....
      $41.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # 280550274
      GMC Suburban 1981, ES9000 Driver or Passenger Side Non-Adjustable Shock Absorber by Pro Comp®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Pro Comp shocks are the number one choice when it comes to high performance shocks for your light truck, Jeep or SUV....
      $44.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # 36082662
      GMC Suburban Sport Utility 1981, Gas-Magnum™ Driver or Passenger Side Shock Absorber by Monroe®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. These shock absorbers are designed specially for vans and pickup trucks. Monroe Gas-Magnum assemblies provide firm...
      $26.21 - $29.69
    • (0 reviews)
      # 36082668
      GMC Suburban Sport Utility 1981, Monro-Matic Plus™ Driver or Passenger Side Shock Absorber by Monroe®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Nitrogen gas charged Monro-Matic Plus shocks and struts feature VPV (velocity proportional valving) and...
      $21.07 - $21.37
    • (0 reviews)
      # 36082674
      GMC Suburban Sport Utility With Towing Hauling Package 1981, Sensa-Trac™ Load Adjusting Shock Absorbers by Monroe®. Quantity: 2 per Pack. These shocks feature position sensitive damping (PSD) and application engineered valving for...
      $52.68 - $96.51
    • (0 reviews)
      # 36082652
      GMC Suburban Sport Utility With Towing Hauling Package 1981, Max-Air™ Load Adjusting Rear Shock Absorbers by Monroe®. Quantity: 2 per Pack. If you use your vehicle for towing trailers or carrying heavy loads, these shocks are what you...
      $63.50
    • (0 reviews)
      # 491698907
      GMC Suburban 1981, Black MAX™ Driver or Passenger Side Twin-Tube Shock Absorber by Skyjacker®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Skyjacker features premium quality and will perform better...
      $53.74
    • (0 reviews)
      # 491689009
      GMC Suburban 1981, HYDRO H7000™ Driver or Passenger Side Twin-Tube Shock Absorber by Skyjacker®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Suspensions offers you a high quality shock absorber with true velocity sensitive valving. Shock absorbers, or...
      $44.31
    • (0 reviews)
      # 491683028
      GMC Suburban 1981, M95™ Performance Driver or Passenger Side Monotube Shock Absorber by Skyjacker®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Is the ultimate shock absorber for light trucks, Jeeps and SUVs. This single tube design helps operating...
      $85.27
    • (1 review)
      # 491689195
      GMC Suburban 1981, NITRO N8000™ Driver or Passenger Side Twin-Tube Shock Absorber by Skyjacker®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Shocks are recommended for full-size vehicles and moderate to extreme off-road applications. The Shock features a...
      $52.62
    • (0 reviews)
      # 82233900
      GMC Suburban 1981, RS5000X™ Driver or Passenger Side Twin-Tube Shock Absorber by Rancho®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. The core of this new and innovative shock from Rancho® is the unique and patented rebound valving system and an advanced...
      $52.26
    • (0 reviews)
      # 82233889
      GMC Suburban 1981, RS5000™ Front Driver or Passenger Side Twin-Tube Shock Absorber by Rancho®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Rancho® RS5000™ shocks have been the shock of choice all over the globe since 1985. These iconic shocks were the...
      $52.26
    • (0 reviews)
      # 82233905
      GMC Suburban 1981, RS7000MT™ Driver or Passenger Side Monotube Shock Absorber by Rancho®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Off-Road Inspired Fluon Banded Piston, Provides a Consistent Seal Between Piston and Pressure Tube. Highly Engineered,...
      $81.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # 82233911
      GMC Suburban 1981, RS9000XL™ Driver or Passenger Side Twin-Tube Shock Absorber by Rancho®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. RS9000 XL 9-position adjustable series delivers nine levels of performance to on- and off-road car recognized as the...
      $113.76
    • (0 reviews)
      # 1019711118
      GMC Suburban 4WD 1981, SX6000 Driver or Passenger Side Shock Absorber by Tuff Country®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Tuff Country EZ-Ride’s SX6000 Cellular Gas shock absorbers are recommended for all mini and mid-size applications. The multi...
      $42.92 - $48.18
    • (0 reviews)
      # 285236938
      GMC C1500 Suburban F / H / L / M Engine VIN Character 1981, Driver or Passenger Side Gas Non-Adjustable Drop Shock Absorber by Ground Force®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Nitrogen gas charged shocks are designed, engineered and manufactured to...
      $90.87
    • (0 reviews)
      # 695931718
      GMC Suburban 1981, Specialty™ Driver or Passenger Side Heavy Duty Shock Absorber by ACDelco®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. ACDelco Premium Monotube Shocks are designed to meet the demands of sport utility vehicle, 4x4 and light-duty truck...
      $29.73 - $32.01




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