Buick 181 Engine (V6, 181 cid, 3.0L)

This Buick 181/3.0L engine/motor can fit the Century, Skylark, Somerset, Le Sabre, Electra and some other Buick car and/or truck applications - for more details see your automobile manual.

1988

1988 Buick 181 FWD,  Low deck block
Engine Description
1988 Buick 181 FWD, Low deck block
Size
VIN
Price/Core
181/3.0L
L, E
$1,413/$200
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1985 - 1987

1985 Buick 181 Low deck block,  No distributor, Oil pump driven by splines, 3/8" dipstick tube, 20 bolt pan.
Engine Description
1985 Buick 181 Low deck block, No distributor, Oil pump driven by splines, 3/8" dipstick tube, 20 bolt pan.
Size
VIN
Price/Core
181/3.0L
L, E
$1,413/$200
1985 Buick 181 20 Bolt Pan, with distributor. Tall deck block
Engine Description
1985 Buick 181 20 Bolt Pan, with distributor. Tall deck block
Size
VIN
Price/Core
181/3.0L
E
$1,291/$200
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1982 - 1984

1982 Buick 181 14 Bolt Pan
Engine Description
1982 Buick 181 14 Bolt Pan
Size
VIN
Price/Core
181/3.0L
E
$1,291/$200
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