1981 Honda Civic Performance Suspension

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    • (0 reviews)
      # 584520308
      Honda Civic Hatchback / Sedan / Wagon 1981, Monro-Matic Plus™ Rear 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...
      $16.13
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4485267323
      Honda Civic 1981, 35mm Front and Rear Lowering Springs by AST Suspension®. AST Lowering Springs are manufactured from a premium high tensile chromium-silicone wire which is handpicked by AST engineers for its quality and metal...
      Progressive rates on most vehiclesEDC Compatible (if applicable to vehicle)
      $291.00
    • (0 reviews)
      # 17926001
      Honda Civic Hatchback / Sedan / Wagon 1981, OESpectrum™ Rear Driver or Passenger Side Strut by Monroe®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Strut Charging Type: Gas Charged Unit - Strut Rod Will Extend Automatically. These products are engineered...
      Provide unprecedented handling precision and controlNitrogen gas charged
      $45.57
    • (0 reviews)
      # 573872760
      Honda Civic Wagon 1981, Excel-G™ Rear Driver or Passenger Side Twin-Tube Shock Absorber by KYB®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Ride Comfort may be important, but restoring a vehicle's Ride Control, stability, stopping, lane change...
      KYB recommended OEM replacement shock for domestic carsSpecifically calibrated to help restore the original handling and control characteristics
      $16.74
    • (0 reviews)
      # 573904428
      Honda Civic Wagon 1981, Gas-a-Just™ Rear Driver or Passenger Side Monotube Shock Absorber by KYB®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. The KYB Gas-a-Just monotube shock absorber has additional performance advantages over the traditional twin-tube...
      The correct, monotube-designed OEM replacement shockSpecifically calibrated to help restore the original handling and control characteristics
      $29.77
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn8609700
      Honda Civic 1981, Supreme™ Front Lower Control Arm and Ball Joint Assembly by Mevotech®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. The primary function of a control arm is to provide the connection point between the body of the vehicle and wheel. This...
      Eliminates uneven steering, squeaking noise, and excessive tire wearAllocates vehicle body weight to the tire for vehicle stability and alignment
      $28.82
    • (0 reviews)
      # 444955241
      Honda Civic 1981, Front Lower Non-Adjustable Control Arm and Ball Joint Assembly by Dorman®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Rigorously tested for sustained, secure performance by a team of product and quality engineers, Dorman's Control Arm and...
      Ball joints and bushings included for a complete installation, saving time and laborDirect replacement for a trouble-free installation
      $20.52
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn597473
      Honda Civic Hatchback / Sedan / Wagon 1981, R-Series™ Front Lower Non-Adjustable Control Arm and Ball Joint Assembly by MOOG®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Moog control arms are a great choice for your vehicle. These control arms address...
      Restores handling and enables proper alignmentReduces noise
      $28.26
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn751305391
      Honda Civic 1981, C-Tek™ Front Lower Control Arm and Ball Joint Assembly by Centric®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. The company has one of the industry’s best programs for tracking and cataloging original equipment, and devising quality...
      Intended for a comfortable driving experienceExpertly crafted from premium materials
      $18.83
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn669346259
      Honda Civic 1981, Premium™ Front Lower Control Arm and Ball Joint Assembly by Centric®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. The company has one of the industry’s best programs for tracking and cataloging original equipment, and devising quality...
      Intended for a comfortable driving experienceExpertly crafted from premium materials
      $32.54
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1849886979
      Honda Civic 1981, Front Adjustable Upper Offset Type 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...
      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
      $11.18
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn407653
      Honda Civic Hatchback / Sedan / Wagon 1981, Front Adjustable Upper Threaded and Press Type Ball Joint by MOOG®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. MOOG ball joints are the preferred choice of many professional technicians and incorporate proven...
      Engineered to retain socket torque and smooth articulation over the life of the part, to maintain tight steering feelExclusive powdered-metal bearing design allows grease to flow through the bearing to the stud for reduced friction and enhanced strength and stability
      $48.79
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2489030
      Honda Civic Hatchback 1981, Rear Upper Strut Mounting Kit by KYB®. KYB Strut Mounts eliminate the vibration and noise caused by old, hardened vibration insulators. They optimize suspension performance by offering OE quality replacement...
      On struts, the mount includes a bearing that acts as a pivot for the steering mechanism, providing a smooth steering responseEnables accurate wheel alignment
      $9.23
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn746329
      Honda Civic 1981, Rear Shock Mount Kit by Mevotech®. Strut mounts, sometimes referred to as bearing plates, are a vital link in the suspension as they connect a vehicle's strut system to the body of the vehicle.Strut mounts have two...
      High quality at an affordable priceBuilt to match your exact requirements
      $6.43
    • (0 reviews)
      # 72359513
      Honda Civic Hatchback 1981, Shock/Strut Bellow Kit by KYB®. These bellows provide effective protection from dirt and moisture by covering the entire piston rod of KYB struts. The bellows are made of resilient accordion-pleat rubber and...
      Keep leak-causing contaminants away from polished strut shaftProtect upper seal and bushing
      $11.55
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn136781
      Honda Civic 1981, Front Sway Bar Bushing by Beck Arnley®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Location: To Control Arm. For one hundred years, Beck/Arnley has been providing premium OE quality parts for vehicles. Beginning with motorcycle parts in...
      Rubber mounting allows support while remaining flexiblePremium Materials that eliminate noisy suspension and allow proper performance of stabilizer bar
      $4.97
    • (0 reviews)
      # 537096860
      Honda Civic 1981, Radius Arm Bushing by Beck Arnley®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. For one hundred years, Beck/Arnley has been providing premium OE quality parts for vehicles. Beginning with motorcycle parts in 1914 and transitioning to import...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersThe finest quality at a great price
      $8.86 - $9.42
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn426026
      Honda Civic Hatchback / Sedan / Wagon 1981, Front Lower Control Arm Bushing by MOOG®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Replace your worn or damaged bushings with stronger and longer-lasting bushings from MOOG that effectively absorb substantial...
      High level bonding adhesive is used for durabilityProvides like-new steering, ease of installation and longer life
      $10.00
    • (0 reviews)
      # 262802409
      Honda Civic 1981, Premium™ Lower Control Arm Bushing by Centric®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. The company has one of the industry’s best programs for tracking and cataloging original equipment, and devising quality aftermarket and OE...
      Intended for a comfortable driving experienceExpertly crafted from premium materials
      $6.57
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1425234509
      Honda Civic 1981, Premium™ Rear Outer Lower Lateral Arm Bushing by Centric®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. The company has one of the industry’s best programs for tracking and cataloging original equipment, and devising quality aftermarket...
      Intended for a comfortable driving experienceExpertly crafted from premium materials
      $7.14
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn691479
      Honda Civic Hatchback / Sedan / Wagon 1981, Strut-Mate™ Rear Strut Mounting Kit by Monroe®. Monroe Strut-Mate Mounting Kits are designed to reduce noise and vibration and should be utilized when replacing conventional struts or...
      Direct-fit replacement mountsFit-checked and road tested
      $9.52
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn597466
      Honda Civic Hatchback / Sedan / Wagon 1981, Rear Upper Strut Mounting Kit by MOOG®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. MOOG Problem Solver products incorporate proven design and engineering features for like new steering, ease of installation and...
      High polish chrome steel bearing racesReplacement helps restore vehicle handling
      $13.23
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn405106
      Honda Civic 1981, Alignment Camber Adjusting Anchor Bolt by MOOG®. Quantity: 2 per Pack. Upgrade your vehicle to MOOG and experience a safe and comfortable ride. The parts are made tough to ensure reliable operation even under extreme...
      Designed to make steering and suspension repairs easyDirect fit
      $58.71
    • (0 reviews)
      # 914350084
      Honda Civic Hatchback / Sedan / Wagon 1981, Full Contact Dual Angle Alignment Shim Kit by MOOG®. Upgrade your vehicle to MOOG and experience a safe and comfortable ride. The parts are made tough to ensure reliable operation even under...
      Designed to make steering and suspension repairs easyDirect fit
      $192.74 - $298.42
    • (0 reviews)
      # 229235672
      Honda Civic 1981, Rear Alignment Shim by MOOG®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Upgrade your vehicle to MOOG and experience a safe and comfortable ride. The parts are made tough to ensure reliable operation even under extreme conditions. Thanks...
      Designed to make steering and suspension repairs easyDirect fit
      $5.39 - $6.16
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4422669676
      Honda Civic 1981, Professional™ Rear Alignment Camber Adjuster Bolt Kit by ACDelco®. Quantity: Sold as a Kit. Caster and Camber Kit were precision-designed to optimize steering performance and to complete a proper four-wheel alignment...
      Premium, high-quality aftermarket componentProvides the performance and dependability you expect from ACDelco
      $8.67
    • (0 reviews)
      # 482874608
      Honda Civic 1981, Professional™ Rear Alignment Camber/Toe Shim by ACDelco®. Quantity: 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
      $7.05 - $9.55
    • (0 reviews)
      # 226384557
      Honda Civic 1981, Rear Bare Shock Absorber by FCS®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. FCS bare shocks and struts are engineered to restore your vehicle's handling and control. Shocks, struts, and cartridges are a great option to restore OE...
      The DT and DG Series is the replacement for an OE monotube designAutomatically adjusts to driving conditions
      $16.17
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4507185577
      Universal Ezy Greases by Nolathane®. 10 Pieces. Nolathane supplied grease has been formulated from a reinforced No. 2 lithium complex base and selected additives with molybdenum disulphide for mechanical stability extreme pressure...
      Can provide a comprehensive solution for your suspension needsWill maintain the highest level of quality for years
      $8.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358592341
      Universal 0WT Synthetic Shock Oil, 640 oz by Maxima Racing Oils®. Maxima Synthetic Racing Shock Fluid (SYN RSF) is an ester-based, Full Synthetic race-grade shock fluid formulated to withstand extreme temperatures and loads. SYN RSF is...
      Made to deliver trouble-free operation for years aheadOptimal protection against wear
      $292.98
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89258919
      Universal Suspension Clean Aerosol, 13 oz by Maxima Racing Oils®. Maxima Suspension Clean is specifically formulated for the Powersports industry professional. Suspension Clean's unique formula quickly and easily cleans suspension...
      Dries quickly and completelyLeaves no residue
      $7.27 - $87.41
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89258934
      Universal Zero Drag Formula Racing Shock Fluid by Maxima Racing Oils®. 7WT, 10WT and 15WT is for those applications requiring greater damping. Racing Shock Fluid is a blend of the finest petroleum base stocks available. With extremely...
      Reduces drag and stictionReduces friction
      $12.15 - $211.59
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn3732769945
      Universal Super Lube Synthetic by UMI Performance®. 14oz. Grease Tube. Like the old saying goes- Protect your investment. When you spend good money on quality components you don't want to use cheap chassis grease do you? No, you want...
      Outlasts Conventional Greases 50-100%Impervious to Road Salt and Water
      $15.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1583646548
      Universal 1 Liter Cartridge Tuner Oil by PJ1®. PJ1 Cartridge Tuner Oil is specially formulated for todays sophisticated motorcycle fork systems Recommended for KYB and SHOWA fork units PJ1 Cartridge Tuner Oil is made from top quality...
      Distinctive light red colorRecommended for both 2T and 4T motorcycles
      $20.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # 79734417
      Honda Civic 1981, Ultra™ Premium Driver or Passenger Side Twin-Tube Strut by Gabriel®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Gabriel® Ultra™ shocks and struts for today’s vehicles are in a class of their own. Ultras are precision engineered with...
      Infinitely Variable Damping for on-demand control on all road conditionsG-Force technology for quicker response, improved product life and consistent, reliable ride control
      $44.45 - $47.24
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1849894910
      Honda Civic 1981, Original Grade™ Front Lower Control Arm and Ball Joint Assembly by Mevotech®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. The primary function of a control arm is to provide the connection point between the body of the vehicle and wheel....
      Eliminates uneven steering, squeaking noise, and excessive tire wearAllocates vehicle body weight to the tire for vehicle stability and alignment
      $22.06
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn597433
      Honda Civic Hatchback / Sedan / Wagon 1981, Problem Solver™ Front Lower Non-Adjustable Control Arm and Ball Joint Assembly by MOOG®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. These control arms address common factory design issues providing a better than...
      Restore handling and enable proper alignmentReduce noise
      $30.10
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn218135089
      Honda Civic 1981, Front Lower Control Arm by TRW®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Does your luxury car ride like an old buckboard wagon? Is your pickup still bouncing long after the bump? If so your suspension is in need of repair, but before...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersThe finest quality at a great price
      $39.28
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4481647388
      Honda Civic 1981, Professional™ Front Lower Non-Adjustable Control Arm and Ball Joint Assembly by ACDelco®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. ACDelco Professional Upper Control Arms are a high-quality replacement for your worn Original Equipment....
      Painted arms prevent corrosionDesigned to deliver trouble-free, consistent performance
      $27.03
    • (0 reviews)
      # 611992845
      Honda Civic 1981, Professional™ Premium Coil Springs by ACDelco®. Quantity: 2 per Pack. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by ACDelco features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $30.81 - $38.35
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1661587302
      Honda Civic 1981, Rear Strut Mount by Westar®. With Bushings. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Westar is a widely recognized manufacturer and exporter of rubber to metal bonded parts for all types of trucks and automobiles. Every single product...
      Ideal for Silencing the engine after OE mounts have worn outBuilt to last from the best rubber
      $5.73
    • (0 reviews)
      # 490679821
      Honda Civic 1981, Front Lower Control Arm Bushing by Mevotech®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Designed to increase friction amount between the tire and road surface for an effective steering ability and better handling, this control arm...
      Eliminates uneven steering, squeaking noise, and excessive tire wearAllocates vehicle body weight to the tire for vehicle stability and alignment
      $7.17 - $7.51
    • (0 reviews)
      # 490687540
      Honda Civic 1981, Advantage™ Lower Control Arm Bushing by ACDelco®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. ACDelco Advantage Bushings are the ideal choice for a variety of applications for budget-conscious buyers. ACDelco Advantage Bushings are backed...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $6.33
    • (0 reviews)
      # 600652495
      Honda Civic 1981, Professional™ Lower Control Arm Bushing by ACDelco®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. ACDelco Professional Truck Bushings have a new dual-axis design adjuster for up to 25% greater range of adjustment over other styles of truck...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $7.28
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn615906066
      Honda Civic Hatchback / Sedan 1981, Rear Strut Bearing Mount by Sachs®. Sachs boots and bump stops protect dampers from contaminates and bottoming out, increasing service life. SACHS suspension products are engineered for the driver who...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersThe finest quality at a great price
      $16.13
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358506863
      Universal Shock Oil by Integra®. 1 Gallon. 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 deliver great...
      Made to meet the rigorous demands of racing conditionsCan provide a comprehensive solution for your suspension needs
      $72.00
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89258789
      Universal 3W Synthetic Racing Shock Fluid, 32 oz by Maxima Racing Oils®. Maxima Synthetic Racing Shock Fluid is an ester-based, Full Synthetic race-grade shock fluid formulated to withstand extreme temperatures and loads. Maxima...
      Made to deliver trouble-free operation for years aheadOptimal protection against wear
      $16.24 - $194.20
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn3732769946
      Universal Super Synthetic Rod End Rust Preventive Lubricant by UMI Performance®. The Super Lube Synthetic Lubricant is designed to protect the outside surface of your rod ends, preventing rust and protecting them from corrosion....
      Designed specifically for racing applicationsWill help improve steering response, traction, and stability
      $15.99


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