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MSD 8580 Ford V8 351C-460 Billet Distributor
MSD 8580 Ford V8 351C-460 Billet Distributor

MSD 8580 Ford V8 351C-460 Billet Distributor

Ford Small Block V8, Not Computer-Controlled Compatible, HEI / Male Cap Terminal Style, Natural

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MSD 8580 Ford V8 351C-460 Billet Distributor
MSD 8580 Ford V8 351C-460 Billet Distributor
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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:
Mechanical
Trigger Style:
Magnetic
Hall Effect:
No
Sync Signal:
No
Trigger Sensors:
Single
Gear Material:
Iron
Gear Rotation:
Standard
Ignition Box Required:
Yes
Mechanical Tach Drive:
No
Slip Collar:
No
Housing Material:
Billet Aluminum
Housing Finish:
Natural
Marine Use:
No
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Each
GTIN Code:
085132085804

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For Ford enthusiasts that are serious about performance! Just under the brass terminals of the MSD cap and rotor is an easy-to-adjust mechanical advance assembly. The assembly is fine blanked from chro-moly steel, TIG-welded for strength plus receives a QPQ coating. The precision weights glide on nylon bushings for smooth advancement and different springs and stop bushings are supplied so a variety of advance curves can be tuned. The steel shaft that spins the advance and reluctor receives a friction reducing coating plus is guided by a sealed ball bearing and long sintered bushing. This combination provides stable timing signals and spark delivery at any rpm. Triggering chores are handled by MSDs race proven, maintenance-free magnetic pick-up.

Installation Instructions (PDF)

Installation Instructions (PDF)

Installation Instructions (PDF)

  • CNC machined billet aluminum housing and Dupont Rynite 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 a sealed ball bearing
  • Advance plate and weights are fine blanked from chrome moly steel and QPQ coated for friction reduction
  • Advance weight pins are staked and tig welded to the plate
  • Nylon pads ensure smooth operation of the advance weights
  • Mechanical advance assembly can be locked out for crank trigger systems
  • Must be used with an MSD Ignition Control
  • Supplied with Cap-A-Dapt and rotor (accepts MSD socket style caps)
  • No CARB Exemption Order Number
  • Must be used with an MSD Ignition Control
  • Fits 351C, 351M, 400, 429, 460
  • Will not clear some factory-style Shaker Hood Scoops.
Some parts are not legal for use in California or other states with similar laws/regulations

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