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MSD 8558 Tall Block Chevy V8 Distributor
MSD 8558 Tall Block Chevy V8 Distributor

MSD 8558 Tall Block Chevy V8 Distributor

Chevy Small Block V8, HEI / Male Cap Terminal Style, None Advance Type, Bronze Gear Material

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MSD 8558 Tall Block Chevy V8 Distributor
MSD 8558 Tall Block Chevy V8 Distributor
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Part # 5478558
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  • This item ships directly from the manufacturer. It may take an additional 5 business days for MSD to ship this item.
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Computer-Controlled Compatible:
No
Cap Terminal Style:
HEI / Male
Advance Type:
None
Trigger Style:
Crank Trigger
Hall Effect:
No
Sync Signal:
No
Trigger Sensors:
Single
Gear Material:
Bronze
Gear Rotation:
Standard
Ignition Box Required:
Yes
Mechanical Tach Drive:
No
Slip Collar:
Yes
Housing Material:
Billet Aluminum
Housing Finish:
Natural
Marine Use:
No
MFG. Part #:
8558
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Each
Notes:
For use with tall deck blocks.
GTIN Code:
085132085583

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The Tall Block Distributor has the same features as our standard Low-Profile Distributor plus a unique slip collar design. This allows the PN 8558 to fit in most tall block engines that have had the deck height modified.

Installation Instructions (PDF)

Installation Instructions (PDF)

  • Designed to fit low in the block to clear firewall and intake combinations
  • CNC machined billet aluminum housing and Dupont Rynite base
  • Adjustable slip collar mounting flange for engines with modified deck heights
  • Oversized polished steel shaft with a QPQ coating for friction reduction
  • Shaft is guided by a sealed ball bearing and an extra long sintered bushing
  • Special oil tract improves lubrication to the distributor and cam gear
  • O-ring seals can be added to modified blocks to improve oil pressure control
  • Must be used with an MSD Crank Trigger and MSD Ignition Control
  • Supplied with large diameter HEI style distributor cap and rotor
  • Supplied with bronze gear
  • No CARB Exemption Order Number
Some parts are not legal for use in California or other states with similar laws/regulations

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