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Starter for 1988 Pontiac Firebird

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Quality-Built - (New) Starters

QUALITY-BUILT - (NEW) STARTERS

Quality-Build's new starters ensure exact fitment and performance to reliably get your ride going every time. Quality-Built, a division of Motorcar Parts of America, is an automotive aftermarket brand of professional-quality starters and alternators.

  • Greased with aerospace-grade lubricant to withstand extreme conditions
  • 100% new
  • Stringently tested to guarantee safe, consistent performance
  • 24/7 Quality-Built Roadside Assistance Program (QB-RAP) included, with a jump start or tow for 2 years from the date of purchase limited to 3 events per year and a maximum reimbursement of $60 per event

Quality-Built Starter - Factory Finish, Direct Fit

$83.21 $98.19 You Save $14.98 (15%)
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  • Brand SKU#: Quality-Built 3838SN
  • Condition: New
  • Product Fit: Direct Fit
  • Quantity Sold: Sold Individually
  • Color/Finish: Factory Finish
  • Recommended Use: OE Replacement
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: 3-5 business days
  • Includes: Complimentary 24/7 Quality-Built (QB) Roadside Assistance Program (RAP)
  • Starter Design: DD
  • Tooth Quantity: 9
  • Warranty: Lifetime Quality-Built limited warranty
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Fits the following 1988 Pontiac Firebird Submodels

  • 8 Cyl 5.0L | Base, Trans Am
  • 8 Cyl 5.7L | Base, Trans Am
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  • product is great / price is wonderful / FEDEX handled product roughly and broke cylinoide , but had one I could swap out. very happy with service and price

    posted by: sgt62 on October 7, 2014

Quality-Built Starter - Factory Finish, Direct Fit

$82.86 $97.77 You Save $14.91 (15%)
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  • Brand SKU#: Quality-Built 6316MSN
  • Condition: New
  • Product Fit: Direct Fit
  • Quantity Sold: Sold Individually
  • Color/Finish: Factory Finish
  • Recommended Use: OE Replacement
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: 3-5 business days
  • Includes: Complimentary 24/7 Quality-Built (QB) Roadside Assistance Program (RAP)
  • Starter Design: DD
  • Tooth Quantity: 9
  • Warranty: Lifetime Quality-Built limited warranty
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Fits the following 1988 Pontiac Firebird Submodels

  • 8 Cyl 5.0L | Base, Trans Am
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Quality-Built - (Remanufactured) Starters

QUALITY-BUILT - (REMANUFACTURED) STARTERS

If it's time to replace your starter, Quality-Built's remanufactured starters offer the perfect repair with their perfect fit, quality and price. Quality-Built, a division of Motorcar Parts of America, is an automotive aftermarket brand of professional-quality starters and alternators.
  • Greased with aerospace-grade lubricant to hold up against extreme conditions
  • 100% remanufactured
  • Rigorously inspected to perform up to QS-9000 standards
  • Comes with 24/7 Quality-Built Roadside Assistance Program (QB-RAP), including a jump start or tow for 2 years from the date of purchase limited to 3-event per year and a maximum reimbursement of $60 per event

Quality-Built Starter - Factory Finish, Direct Fit

$44.24 $52.20 You Save $7.96 (15%)
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  • Brand SKU#: Quality-Built 3838S
  • Condition: Remanufactured
  • Product Fit: Direct Fit
  • Quantity Sold: Sold Individually
  • Color/Finish: Factory Finish
  • Recommended Use: OE Replacement
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: 3-5 business days
  • Includes: Complimentary 24/7 Quality-Built (QB) Roadside Assistance Program (RAP)
  • Starter Design: DD
  • Tooth Quantity: 9
  • Warranty: Lifetime Quality-Built limited warranty
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Fits the following 1988 Pontiac Firebird Submodels

  • 8 Cyl 5.0L | Base, Trans Am
  • 8 Cyl 5.7L | Base, Trans Am
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Quality-Built Starter - Factory Finish, Direct Fit

$46.53 $54.91 You Save $8.38 (15%)
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  • Brand SKU#: Quality-Built 6316MS
  • Condition: Remanufactured
  • Product Fit: Direct Fit
  • Quantity Sold: Sold Individually
  • Color/Finish: Factory Finish
  • Recommended Use: OE Replacement
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: 3-5 business days
  • Includes: Complimentary 24/7 Quality-Built (QB) Roadside Assistance Program (RAP)
  • Starter Design: DD
  • Tooth Quantity: 9
  • Warranty: Lifetime Quality-Built limited warranty
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Fits the following 1988 Pontiac Firebird Submodels

  • 8 Cyl 5.0L | Base, Trans Am
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B&M - StarTek High Performance Starters

B&M – STARTEK HIGH PERFORMANCE STARTERS

B&M’s StarTek starter is the key to generating and converting horsepower, particularly in high compression and blown engines. Powered by a dual winding solenoid and a 300-amp motor, this starter has a 4.5:1 gear reduction for maximum torque. B&M Racing & Performance paved the way for racers back in the ‘50s with aftermarket shifters, enhanced performance transmissions and torque converters that made everyone faster, and is now considered a world leader in the automotive aftermarket.

  • Dual winding solenoid and 300-amp motor with high strength pinion gears
  • Has 3-position indexing to fit in tight applications
  • For better torque and horsepower in high compression and blown engines
  • Gear reduction of 4.5:1 allows maximum torque
  • Features billet mounting flanges
  • Backed by a lifetime warranty

B&M StarTek Starter - Blue, Direct Fit

$236.55 $292.94 You Save $56.39 (19%)
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  • Brand SKU#: B&M 77105
  • Series: B&M StarTek
  • Condition: New
  • Product Fit: Direct Fit
  • Quantity Sold: Sold Individually
  • Color/Finish: Blue
  • Recommended Use: High-Torque (Performance)
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: Same day - 1 business day
  • Notes: Shim ring, outer shim and instructions included
  • Power Output: 300 Amp
  • Tooth Quantity: 168
  • Warranty: B&M 1-year limited lifetime warranty
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Fits the following 1988 Pontiac Firebird Submodels

  • 8 Cyl 5.7L | Base, Trans Am
  • 8 Cyl 5.0L | Base, Trans Am
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B&M StarTek Starter - Blue, Direct Fit

$189.05 $234.12 You Save $45.07 (19%)
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  • Brand SKU#: B&M 77104
  • Series: B&M StarTek
  • Condition: New
  • Product Fit: Direct Fit
  • Quantity Sold: Sold Individually
  • Color/Finish: Blue
  • Recommended Use: High-Torque (Performance)
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: Same day - 1 business day
  • Notes: Fits all Chevy Small Block (SBC) and Big Block (BBC) Motors; Straight Mount
  • Power Output: 300 Amp
  • Tooth Quantity: 153 / 168
  • Warranty: B&M 1 Year Limited Warranty
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Fits the following 1988 Pontiac Firebird Submodels

  • 8 Cyl 5.7L | Base, Trans Am
  • 8 Cyl 5.0L | Base, Trans Am
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Powermaster Retro-Look Performance Starters

POWERMASTER RETRO-LOOK PERFORMANCE STARTERS

Making upgrades to your classic car but you want to retain the original look? Reinforce your classic car’s motor with a Powermaster Retro-Look Performance Starter which keeps the classic look under hood but with state-of-the-art innards. This starter upgrade provides faster and stronger starts and is more reliable and durable than your worn out old starter or even a new rebuilt stock starter. Powermaster knows that all engines are not equal so they offer six different series of starters so you can install the one that best matches your engine’s requirements. Powermaster is best known as a specialist performance manufacturer, providing high performance alternators and starters primarily for American cars, trucks and SUVs.

  • Manufactured in the U.S.A
  • Choose natural or chrome finishes
  • Looks like a vintage style alternator but has modern high-tech reliable internals
  • Perfect for restoring your classic vehicle
  • Faster and stronger starting

Powermaster Retro Starter - Factory Finish, Direct Fit

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$169.17 $199.62 You Save $30.45 (15%)
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  • Brand SKU#: Powermaster 3631
  • Series: Powermaster Retro
  • Condition: New
  • Product Fit: Direct Fit
  • Quantity Sold: Sold Individually
  • Mounting Type: Non-Adjustable
  • Color/Finish: Factory Finish
  • Recommended Use: High-Torque (Performance)
  • Style: FULL SIZE
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: 1-2 Business Days
  • Block Type: GM
  • Maximum Compression: Up to 10:1
  • Notes: Fits Buick 350, 430, 455 Engines (Eng block mounting only); Cadillac V8 368, 425, 472, 500 (Eng block mounting only); Chevy 153 Tooth Flywheel (Straight Mount)
  • Power Output: 1.8 HP / 1.4 kw
  • Rotation: Standard
  • Tooth Quantity: 153T Flywheel
  • Torque: 95 Ft Lbs
  • Warranty: 1-year Powermaster limited warranty
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Fits the following 1988 Pontiac Firebird Submodels

  • 8 Cyl 5.0L | Base, Trans Am
  • 8 Cyl 5.7L | Base, Trans Am
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Powermaster Retro Starter - Factory Finish, Direct Fit

$148.45 $175.17 You Save $26.72 (15%)
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  • Brand SKU#: Powermaster 3510
  • Series: Powermaster Retro
  • Condition: New
  • Product Fit: Direct Fit
  • Quantity Sold: Sold Individually
  • Mounting Type: Non-Adjustable
  • Color/Finish: Factory Finish
  • Recommended Use: High-Torque (Performance)
  • Style: FULL SIZE
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: 1-2 Business Days
  • Block Type: GM
  • Maximum Compression: Up to 10:1
  • Notes: Fits Chevy Blocks with 168 Tooth Flywheel (Staggered Mount)
  • Power Output: 1.8 HP / 1.4 kw
  • Rotation: Standard
  • Tooth Quantity: 168T Flywheel
  • Torque: 95 Ft Lbs
  • Warranty: 1-year Powermaster limited warranty
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Fits the following 1988 Pontiac Firebird Submodels

  • 6 Cyl 2.8L | Base
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Powermaster Retro Starter - Chrome

$195.32 $230.48 You Save $35.16 (15%)
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  • Brand SKU#: Powermaster 13510
  • Series: Powermaster Retro
  • Condition: New
  • Quantity Sold: Sold Individually
  • Mounting Type: Non-Adjustable
  • Color/Finish: Chrome
  • Recommended Use: High-Torque (Performance)
  • Style: FULL SIZE
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: 1-2 Business Days
  • Block Type: GM
  • Maximum Compression: Up to 10:1
  • Notes: Fits Chevy Blocks with 168 Tooth Flywheel (Staggered Mount)
  • Power Output: 1.8 HP / 1.4 kw
  • Rotation: Standard
  • Tooth Quantity: 168T Flywheel
  • Torque: 95 Ft Lbs
  • Warranty: 1-year Powermaster limited warranty
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Fits the following 1988 Pontiac Firebird Submodels

  • 8 Cyl 5.7L | Base, Trans Am
  • 8 Cyl 5.0L | Base, Trans Am
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Powermaster XS Torque Performance Starters

POWERMASTER XS TORQUE PERFORMANCE STARTERS

Making some major engine upgrades to your vehicle to extract tons more horsepower and torque? You will certainly need to upgrade your stock or worn out starter for easier starting with a new Powermaster XS-Torque Starter which is the lightest 200 ft.-lb. starter on the market. The Powermaster XS-Torque series of performance starters is recommended for highly modified big cubic inch racing engines and can easily clear most protruding oil pans and headers. Powermaster knows that all engines are not equal so they offer six different series of starters so you can install the one that best matches your engine’s requirements. Powermaster is best known as a specialist performance manufacturer, providing high performance alternators and starters primarily for American cars, trucks and SUVs.

  • Manufactured in the U.S.A
  • Choose from chrome or natural finishes
  • Perfect for racing engines or hot rod builds
  • No heat soak or hot start troubles
  • 200 ft.-lbs. of torque
  • Highly recommended for engines with up to 18:1 compression
  • Comes with the InfiCLOCK adjustable mounting block for a perfect installation, (360 degree rotation)
  • This starter’s adjustability allows it to clear most oil pans and headers
  • Engineered to be very lightweight but very strong
  • Billet aluminum adapter block, (depends on model)

Powermaster XS Torque Starter - Chrome, Direct Fit

$358.68 $423.24 You Save $64.56 (15%)
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  • Brand SKU#: Powermaster 19510
  • Series: Powermaster XS Torque
  • Condition: New
  • Product Fit: Direct Fit
  • Quantity Sold: Sold Individually
  • Mounting Type: Non-Adjustable
  • Color/Finish: Chrome
  • Recommended Use: High-Torque (Performance)
  • Style: MINI
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: 1-2 Business Days
  • Block Type: GM
  • Gear Ratio: 4.4:1 Reduction
  • Maximum Compression: Up to 18:1
  • Notes: Fits Pontiac & Oldsmobile V8 engines from 1965 to 1981 except 301
  • Power Output: Up to 1.8 HP / 1.4 kw
  • Rotation: Standard
  • Torque: 200 Ft Lbs
  • Warranty: 1-year Powermaster limited warranty
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Fits the following 1988 Pontiac Firebird Submodels

  • 8 Cyl 5.0L | Base, Trans Am
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Powermaster XS Torque Starter - Chrome, Direct Fit

$341.30 $402.73 You Save $61.43 (15%)
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  • Brand SKU#: Powermaster 19500
  • Series: Powermaster XS Torque
  • Condition: New
  • Product Fit: Direct Fit
  • Quantity Sold: Sold Individually
  • Mounting Type: Adjustable (Infi-Clock)
  • Color/Finish: Chrome
  • Recommended Use: High-Torque (Performance)
  • Style: MINI
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: 1-2 Business Days
  • Block Type: GM
  • Gear Ratio: 4.4:1 Reduction
  • Maximum Compression: Up to 18:1
  • Notes: Fits Chevy Straight Mount 168T Flywheel
  • Power Output: Up to 1.8 HP / 1.4 kw
  • Rotation: Standard
  • Tooth Quantity: 168T Flywheel
  • Torque: 200 Ft Lbs
  • Warranty: 1-year Powermaster limited warranty
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Fits the following 1988 Pontiac Firebird Submodels

  • 6 Cyl 2.8L | Base
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Powermaster XS Torque Starter - Chrome, Direct Fit

$341.30 $402.73 You Save $61.43 (15%)
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  • Brand SKU#: Powermaster 19502
  • Series: Powermaster XS Torque
  • Condition: New
  • Product Fit: Direct Fit
  • Quantity Sold: Sold Individually
  • Mounting Type: Non-Adjustable
  • Color/Finish: Chrome
  • Recommended Use: High-Torque (Performance)
  • Style: MINI
  • Anticipated Ship Out Time: 1-2 Business Days
  • Block Type: GM
  • Gear Ratio: 4.4:1 Reduction
  • Maximum Compression: Up to 18:1
  • Notes: Fits Buick 3.8L (231); 1984 - 1987 Rear Wheel Drive; Chevy Blocks with 153T Flyweel (Straight Mount); Chevy / ZZ4 / Pontiac LT-1 Crate Engines with 153T Flywheels
  • Power Output: Up to 1.8 HP / 1.4 kw
  • Rotation: Standard
  • Tooth Quantity: 153T Flywheel
  • Torque: 200 Ft Lbs
  • Warranty: 1-year Powermaster limited warranty
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Fits the following 1988 Pontiac Firebird Submodels

  • 8 Cyl 5.7L | Base, Trans Am
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