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Chevy LUV Hood, Steel, Primed, Direct Fit
$150.76 List Price $343.25 Save $192.49 Availability: In Stock
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Electro Deposit Primer coated (EDP) for strong and durable protection; Stamp-die cut and went through 500 to 1000 hours salt spray test to ensure corrosion resistance; Backed by 1-year, (see more)

  • SKU#: 310
  • Brand: Replacement
  • Recommended Use: OE Replacement
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: 1-2 Business Days
  • Certification: None
  • Replaces OE Number: 8941623672
  • Replaces Partslink Number: IZ1230101
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Fits the following Chevy LUV Years:
  • 1981-1982 | 4 Cyl 2.2L | Base, Mikado, Sport
Chevy LUV Bumper, Replacement, Front, Center, Steel
$57.91 List Price $213.96 Save $156.05 Availability: In Stock
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BUMPER, STEEL, PAINTED-BLACK

This OE Replacement Bumper is a high-quality replacement item for old or damaged factory unit at an affordable price.

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  • SKU#: 332-1
  • Brand: Replacement
  • Color/Finish: Painted - black
  • Product Fit: Direct Fit
  • Vehicle Body Type: Not Specified
  • Recommended Use: OE Replacement
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: 1-2 Business Days
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Fits the following Chevy LUV Years:
  • 1981-1982 | 4 Cyl 2.2L | Base, Mikado, Sport
Chevy LUV Shock Absorber And Strut Assembly, Front, Driver Or Passenger Side, Monotube, Shock Absorber
$22.15 List Price $26.14 Save $3.99 Availability: In Stock
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REPLACEMENT SHOCK ABSORBER

Our REPLACEMENT shock absorber is manufactured from high quality materials and is built to match OE specifications at very affordable price. Get rid of your worn damper and (see more)


  • SKU#: REPN280101
  • Brand: Replacement
  • Color/Finish: Black
  • Product Fit: Direct Fit
  • Quantity Sold: Sold Individually
  • Damping Type: Non-adjustable
  • Recommended Use: OE Replacement
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Fits the following Chevy LUV Years:
  • 1981-1982 | 4 Cyl 2.2L | Base, Mikado, Sport
  • 1980-1982 | 4 Cyl 1.8L | Base, Mikado, Sport
Rating: (see review/s)

"I believe this part may by not up to par . after the shock was installed it now rubs against itself and makes a ringing sound every time their is a bump in the roadvery aggravating" posted by: chris on April 23, 2014

"arrived in a timely fashion good price and selection and a dire3ct replacement product that is performing to expectations." posted by: ralphinfla on September 24, 2013 view all 3 reviews

Chevy LUV Ignition Coil, Canister, Standard, Direct Fit
$30.89 List Price $36.45 Save $5.56 Availability: In Stock
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REPLACEMENT CANISTER IGNITION COIL, SOLD INDIVIDUALLY

Fire up your ignition system with this brand new Replacement Ignition Coil!

features coil pack design and built to match OE specifications for (see more)


  • SKU#: REPO504601
  • Brand: Replacement
  • Quantity Sold: Sold Individually
  • Recommended Use: OE Replacement
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: 1-2 Business Days
  • Warranty: 1-year, unlimited-mileage warranty
  • Wire Attachment Style: Female

Fits the following Chevy LUV Years:
  • 1975 | 4 Cyl 1.8L | Base, Mikado
Chevy LUV Oxygen Sensor, 1-wire, Minor Modifications, Sold Individually
$29.01 List Price $34.23 Save $5.22 Availability: In Stock
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UNIVERSAL OXYGEN SENSOR, UNHEATED, 1-WIRE, SOLD INDIVIDUALLY

This REPLACEMENT oxygen sensor is crafted from high quality materials - stainless steel shell, hex nut, shield, Teflon-covered insulated (see more)


  • SKU#: USOS-1000
  • Brand: Replacement
  • Recommended Use: OE Replacement
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: 1-2 Business Days
  • Includes: Butt type connectors, without plug
  • Mounting Style: Threaded-in
  • Notes: Designed to fit screw-in type bungs; May not be compatible with flanges
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Fits the following Chevy LUV Years:
  • 1975-1982 | All Engines | All Submodels
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"As always parts arrive fast. I can,t beat the price and with a combined order shipping is free." posted by: Steveray on February 23, 2009

"Fast Shipping,Product is in great condition,I just need time to put it on." posted by: on October 1, 2008 view all 4 reviews

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Chevy LUV Catalytic Converter, Eastern Standard, Center, 49-State Legal - No CA Shipments
$51.93 List Price $61.28 Save $9.35 Availability: In Stock
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EASTERN CATALYTIC CONVERTER

World-class quality and innovation have made Eastern the best converter manufacturer in the business. 100% of Eastern's research and development efforts goes into making (see more)


  • SKU#: EAST70316
  • Brand: Eastern
  • Product Fit: Minor Modifications
  • Quantity Sold: Sold Individually
  • Tube Material: Aluminized Steel
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: 1-2 Business Days
  • Catalyst Substrate Material: Ceramic honeycomb
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Fits the following Chevy LUV Years:
  • 1980-1981 | 4 Cyl 1.8L | Sport
  • 1975-1981 | 4 Cyl 1.8L | Base, Mikado
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"Came very fast. I ordered it round a lil before 1 on a tuesday and it was at my house friday morning. It was the right part and the price was way less than if I had bought it from a local auto parts store. Two things to know; you need to be sure everything that caused it to go bad has been fixed if not you will eventually kill the new one so get your check engine light off first. Clean out your egr valve if you didnt need to replace it might as well replace your pcv valve cuz its only $3 and clean out the area where its seated and if an O2 sensor is bad replace it the only two on this car (2000 model year) are right in the area of catalytic. Also if your flex pipe is bad you can just a flex pipe so you may be able to piece it together without having to buy the converter with the pipe to manifold. I ended up replacing or cleaning almost my whole emissions system to get it to pass the state test. With the help of this site and my own ingenuity what would have been over $500 in parts cost less than $140 not bad at all!!" posted by: In Cleveland on January 26, 2014

"Item arrived as described would recommend.thks..would buy from again as needed. Best price n town." posted by: Mike on December 1, 2013 view all 8 reviews

Chevy LUV Tailgate, Steel, OE Replacement, Primed
$336.57 List Price $442.85 Save $106.28 Availability: In Stock
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Electro Deposit Primer coated heavy-gauge steel; 500 to 1000 hours salt-sprayed tested for rust protection; Backed by 1-year, unlimited-mileage warranty. (see more)

  • SKU#: REPC580510
  • Brand: Replacement
  • Product Fit: Direct Fit
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: 1-2 Business Days
  • Warranty: 1-year, unlimited-mileage warranty

Fits the following Chevy LUV Years:
  • 1981-1982 | 4 Cyl 2.2L | Base, Mikado, Sport
Chevy LUV Weatherstrip Seal, Driver Or Passenger Side, Weatherstripping Kit, Direct Fit
$64.33 List Price $75.91 Save $11.58 Availability: In Stock
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FAIRCHILD INDUSTRIES WEATHERSTRIP KIT

Weatherstripping kits contain several parts needed to keep wind, rain, water, snow and dirt outside a particular area to protect the vehicle from corrosion and (see more)


  • SKU#: FAIKG1002
  • Brand: Fairchild Industries
  • Quantity Sold: Set of 2
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: 1-2 Business Days
  • Notes: Glass Run Kit
  • Warranty: Fairchild limited warranty

Fits the following Chevy LUV Years:
  • 1982 | All Engines | Base, Mikado, Sport
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"THE WINDOW CHANNELS REQUIRE DISASSEMBLY OF THE INSIDE OF THE DOOR. THE NEW WINDOW CHANNEL FIT PERFECTLY BUT IF YOU ARE NOT MECHANICALLY INCLINED DONT ATTEMPT IT..GET SOMEONE TO DO IT FOR YOU." posted by: CHIPPER01 on March 5, 2013

"Product received with good communication. It was so easy to track via Fedex. Took a bit longer to receive than expected, but no problem. The price was right, and it is not a common article, so we were glad you had it!" posted by: Delle on November 15, 2011

Chevy LUV Headlight, Driver And Passenger Side, Clear Lens; Black Housing, Complete Set
$367.59 List Price $433.76 Save $66.17 Availability: In Stock
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ANZO – UNIVERSAL H4 HALOGEN SEALED BEAM HEADLIGHTS

Universal H4 halogen sealed beam headlights by Anzo can give you increased driving utility, and their sealed beam construction makes them ultra (see more)


  • SKU#: A1R881036
  • Brand: Anzo
  • Light Source: LED
  • Recommended Use: Performance
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: 1-2 Business Days
  • Assembly: With Bulb(s)
  • Certification: DOT/SAE Compliant
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Fits the following Chevy LUV Years:
  • 1980-1982 | All Engines | Base, Mikado, Sport
Chevy LUV Brake Disc, Centric C-Tek, Front, Driver Or Passenger Side, Plain Surface
$24.54 List Price $28.96 Save $4.42 Availability: In Stock
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CENTRIC C-TEK BRAKE DISC

Centric C-Tek Disc repairs the brake system and reduces the fast wear and tear of the brake pad set. It's manufactured with quality G3000 metallurgy, and designed with (see more)


  • SKU#: CE121.43001
  • Brand: Centric
  • Product Fit: Direct Fit
  • Quantity Sold: Sold Individually
  • Bolt Pattern: 6 x 4.02 in.
  • Recommended Use: OE Replacement
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: Same day - 1 business day
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Fits the following Chevy LUV Years:
  • 1981-1982 | 4 Cyl 2.2L | Base, Mikado, Sport
  • 1980-1982 | 4 Cyl 1.8L | Sport
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Chevy LUV Headlight Switch, Plastic, Black, Direct Fit
$21.10 List Price $24.90 Save $3.80 Availability: In Stock
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HEADLIGHT SWITCH -- Blade type; 7-prong male terminal; Dashboard mounted; A high quality, OE replacement headlight switch; Backed by 1-year, unlimited-mileage warranty. (see more)

  • SKU#: ARBB108901
  • Brand: Replacement
  • Quantity Sold: Sold Individually
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: 1-2 Business Days
  • Notes: Blade type; 7-prong male terminal; Dashboard mounted
  • Warranty: 1-year, unlimited-mileage warranty

Fits the following Chevy LUV Years:
  • 1982 | 4 Cyl 2.2L | Base, Mikado, Sport
  • 1980-1982 | 4 Cyl 1.8L | Base, Mikado, Sport
Chevy LUV Fuel Pump, New, Mechanical, Direct Fit
$46.57 List Price $54.95 Save $8.38 Availability: In Stock
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SPECTRA PREMIUM FUEL PUMP

Specifications:

  • Mechanical Fuel Pump

Spectra Premium always manages to stay on top by continually delivering quality services and products. The Spectra Fuel Pump is another (see more)


  • SKU#: SPISP1206MP
  • Brand: Spectra
  • Quantity Sold: Sold Individually
  • Fuel Sending Unit Included: No
  • Recommended Use: OE Replacement
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: 1-2 Business Days
  • Warranty: Lifetime Spectra limited warranty

Fits the following Chevy LUV Years:
  • 1982 | 4 Cyl 1.8L | Base, Mikado, Sport
Chevy LUV Brake Pad Set, Centric C-Tek, Front, Semi-metallic
$16.34 List Price $19.28 Save $2.94 Availability: In Stock
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CENTRIC C-TEK BRAKE PADS

Restore the performance of your braking system with Centric C-Tek Brake Pads. These high quality OE replacements ensure safe and consistent stopping ability so that you can (see more)


  • SKU#: CE102.01940
  • Brand: Centric
  • Product Fit: Direct Fit
  • Quantity Sold: 2-Wheel Set
  • Recommended Use: OE Replacement
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: Same day - 1 business day
  • Asbestos Free: Yes
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Fits the following Chevy LUV Years:
  • 1981-1982 | 4 Cyl 2.2L | Base, Mikado, Sport
Chevy LUV Body Lift Kit, Direct Fit, Kit, Nylon
$176.30 List Price $208.03 Save $31.73 Availability: In Stock
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Performance Accessories Body Lift Kit allows the increase of tire size for greater ground clearance and rugged look. It does not alter or change suspension components and will not deteriorate factory (see more)

  • SKU#: P641033
  • Brand: Perf Accessories
  • Gap Guard Included: Without gap guard(s)
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: 1-2 Business Days
  • Bracket Included: With bracket(s)
  • Front Lift Amount: 3 in.
  • Rear Lift Amount: 3 in.
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Fits the following Chevy LUV Years:
  • 1981-1982 | 4 Cyl 1.8L | Base, Mikado, Sport
Chevy LUV Ignition Switch, Natural, Direct Fit, Sold Individually
$20.60 List Price $24.31 Save $3.71 Availability: In Stock
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IGNITION SWITCH, NATURAL, SOLD INDIVIDUALLY -- Blade type; 9-prong male terminal; A high quality, OE replacement ignition switch; Backed by 1-year, unlimited-mileage warranty. (see more)

  • SKU#: REPC506201
  • Brand: Replacement
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: 1-2 Business Days
  • Notes: Blade type; 9-prong male terminal
  • Warranty: 1-year, unlimited-mileage warranty

Fits the following Chevy LUV Years:
  • 1982 | 4 Cyl 1.8L | Sport
  • 1975-1982 | 4 Cyl 1.8L | Base, Mikado
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How the People's Love for the Chevy LUV Ignited and Eventually Died

During the 1970s, Detroit's "Big Three" auto manufacturers were surprised by how the small imported pickup trucks took the market by storm. They were so unprepared for such turn of events that their only way to respond immediately to the small pickup craze was to import trucks from Japanese automakers, rebadge them, and sell these trucks as their own. That's how the Chevy LUV came to life.

General Motors didn't like the idea of American youngsters getting used to acquiring and driving Datsuns and Toyotas, so its low-risk and low-cost response to the Japanese truck challenge was to acquire part of Isuzu Motors Ltd, buy trucks from it, outfit the trucks with Chevrolet badges, and slot them on the mini-truck segment. This new mini-truck was named LUV (an acronym for Light Utility Vehicle).

1972 - 1980: First-generation Chevy LUV

The first-generation LUV got a conventional engineering and rode on a 102.4-inch wheelbase. It was powered by a 1.8-liter SOHC inline four powertrain rated at 75hp and paired with a four-speed manual transmission. The LUV fared well in the market during its first year, selling 21,098 units. Though the 1973 LUV was basically a carry-over of the initially released unit (except for the reshaped bezels of the headlights), sales of this Chevy pickup increased and by the end of calendar year, dealers turned over 39,422 LUVs to customer's hands.

There were slight changes for 1974 such as the transfer of the vertically oriented tail lamps from the truck's rear bumper to the fenders. A new Mikado trim package was also offered. Although sales for the 1974 calendar year dropped, the 1975 Chevy LUV almost remained unchanged. For 1976, the three-speed automatic transmission matched with front disc brakes and revised trim helped improve the sales to 46,670 LUV trucks. Sales of the LUV rose again to 67,539 units for 1977 with the introduction of the new bed-less chassis cab variant as well as the revisions done in the carburetor, thus boosting the truck's horsepower output.

The 1999 model year was marked by the addition of an optional four-wheel-drive system. That same year, Motor Trend magazine named the LUV as the second "Truck of the Year."

1981 - 1982: Second-generation Chevy LUV

The 1981 LUV was redesigned up front to a point that it looked so generic and ordinary. Under the hood was the same 1.8-liter four cranking out 80 horsepower. Overall, the new LUV received minimal changes, making it a no match for its rival imports, so it wasn't a surprise when sales dropped to 61,724 trucks by the end of the calendar year.

For its last year in the industry, the 1982 LUV was almost unchanged. Its replacement, the S-10, was already marketed alongside it, making LUV's sales plummet to just 22,304 units. There were even LUVs that stayed on the dealer's lots until 1983.