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Oldsmobile V8, HEI / Male Cap Type, Iron Gear Material

    Key Specs

    D-40-39
    MFG. Part #8529
    BrandMSD
    Cap TypeHEI / Male
    CARB EO#

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    Diehard Oldsmobile enthusiasts have been asking about a Ready-to-Run Distributor and here it is! Ready-to-Run means just that, drop it in the engine, connect three wires and fire up your Olds.
    • Simple and clean installation with only three wires to connect
    • Powerful built-in module produces a 7.5 amp single spark through high rpm
    • Easy-to-adjust mechanical advance with supplied springs and stop bushings
    • Vacuum advance canister for improved economy (can be locked out)
    • CNC machined billet aluminum housing and billet aluminum base
    • Easy-to-adjust mechanical advance with supplied springs and stop bushings
    • Maintenance-free magnetic pickup and precision reluctor create stable trigger signals throughout the rpm range
    • Polished steel shaft is QPQ coated and guided by two sealed ball bearings
    • Advance plate and weights are fine blanked from chrome moly steel and QPQ coated for friction reduction
    • Mechanical advance assembly can be locked out for crank trigger systems
    • Advance weight pins are staked and tig welded to the plate
    • Nylon pads ensure smooth operation of the advance weights
    • Supplied with an HEI style distributor cap and rotor (accepts Cap-A-Dapts)
    • Does not require an MSD Ignition Control
    • CARB E.O. Approved

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    D-40-39
    KEY SPECS
    MFG. Part #8529
    BrandMSD
    Cap TypeHEI / Male
    CARB EO#
    GENERAL
    External Ignition Box RequiredNo
    Cap Terminal StyleHEI / Male
    Advance TypeMechanical and Vacuum
    Trigger StyleMagnetic
    Hall EffectNo
    Sync SignalNo
    Trigger SensorsSingle
    Gear MaterialIron
    Gear RotationStandard
    Ignition Box RequiredNo
    Mechanical Tach DriveNo
    Slip CollarNo
    Housing MaterialBillet Aluminum
    Housing FinishNatural
    EmissionsCalifornia EO Approved
    Marine UseNo
    Sold in QuantityEach
    GTIN Code085132085293