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JEGS Performance Products 40020

AMC/Jeep HEI Distributor

JEGS Performance Products 40020

555-40020

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JEGS Performance Products 40020 AMC/Jeep HEI Distributor $134.99
AMC/Jeep HEI Distributor

Specifications:

Engine Make/Size
Jeep 5.9L
Advance Type
Computer-controlled
Ignition Box Required
No
Housing Material
Aluminum
Quantity
Sold individually
Housing Finish
Polished
Slip Collar
No
Trigger Style
Magnetic
Computer-Controlled Compatible
Yes
Marine Use
No
Cap Style
Male/HEI
Distributor Gear Rotation
Standard
Mechanical Tach Drive
No
Gear Material
Steel
Distributor Type
HEI/Breakerless
Distributor Cap Color
Red
Manufacturer's Part Number:
40020

JEGS AMC/Jeep HEI Distributor features a coil-in-cap design that produces 50,000 volts and allows the spark plug gaps to be opened up to .050"-.055". Includes a performance module for a longer dwell circuit and full-coil saturation, brass terminal cap and rotor for maximum voltage output, adjustable vacuum advance, coated weights for corrosion resistance, welded weight pins for durability and a standard-type iron distributor gear for hydraulic or solid flat tappet cams. Fits AMC V8 290, 304, 360, 390, and 401.

JEGS Easy Kits are designed by JEGS professionals to ensure that you get all the correct parts you need.

Does JEGS Performance Products 40020 fit your vehicle?

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1973 JEEP J-2600

  • CC: 4982
  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1968-1969 AMERICAN MOTORS AMBASSADOR

  • CC: 6391
  • Liter: 6.4
  • SubModel: SST
  • CUI: 390
  • EngineType: V8 ( 6.4 L / 390 )

1976-1981 JEEP CJ7

  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: RENEGADE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1973 JEEP WAGONEER

  • CC: 4982
  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: CUSTOM
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1980-1981 JEEP CJ7

  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: LAREDO
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1971 AMERICAN MOTORS AMBASSADOR

  • EngineType: ALL
  • SubModel: BROUGHAM

1978-1979 AMERICAN MOTORS AMX

  • CC: 4982
  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1975 AMERICAN MOTORS GREMLIN

  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1974 JEEP CHEROKEE

  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: S
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1968 AMERICAN MOTORS AMBASSADOR

  • CC: 6391
  • Liter: 6.4
  • SubModel: DPL
  • CUI: 390
  • EngineType: V8 ( 6.4 L / 390 )

1970-1974 AMERICAN MOTORS JAVELIN

  • CC: 4983
  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1971 AMERICAN MOTORS AMBASSADOR

  • CC: 5900
  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: DPL
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1969 AMERICAN MOTORS RAMBLER

  • EngineType: ALL
  • SubModel: HURST SC/RAMBLER

1971 JEEP J-2500

  • CC: 4983
  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1980-1981 JEEP CJ5

  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: LAREDO
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1973 JEEP DJ5

  • EngineType: ALL
  • SubModel: ALL

1974-1983 JEEP CHEROKEE (SJ)

  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1971 JEEP JEEPSTER

  • CC: 4982
  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: COMMANDO
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1970 AMERICAN MOTORS REBEL

  • EngineType: ALL
  • SubModel: MACHINE

1968 AMERICAN MOTORS REBEL

  • CC: 6391
  • Liter: 6.4
  • SubModel: 550
  • CUI: 390
  • EngineType: V8 ( 6.4 L / 390 )

1971-1974 AMERICAN MOTORS JAVELIN

  • EngineType: ALL
  • SubModel: AMX

1968-1970 AMERICAN MOTORS JAVELIN

  • CC: 6391
  • Liter: 6.4
  • SubModel: SST
  • CUI: 390
  • EngineType: V8 ( 6.4 L / 390 )

1971 JEEP J-2600

  • CC: 5899
  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1978-1980 JEEP CHEROKEE (SJ)

  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: WIDE TRACK
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1971 AMERICAN MOTORS HORNET

  • CC: 5900
  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1970 AMERICAN MOTORS AMX

  • CC: 5900
  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1970 AMERICAN MOTORS REBEL

  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: SST
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1970 AMERICAN MOTORS AMBASSADOR

  • EngineType: ALL
  • SubModel: DPL

1975 JEEP J20

  • EngineType: ALL
  • SubModel: ALL

1977-1988 JEEP J20

  • EngineType: ALL
  • SubModel: ALL

1971-1973 JEEP J-100

  • CC: 5899
  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1971 AMERICAN MOTORS HORNET

  • CC: 5899
  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: SPORTABOUT
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1975-1978 AMERICAN MOTORS MATADOR

  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1972-1973 JEEP JEEPSTER

  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: COMMANDO
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1973-1974 AMERICAN MOTORS HORNET

  • CC: 5900
  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1972 JEEP J-2600

  • CC: 4983
  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1971-1973 JEEP J-4800

  • CC: 4982
  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1971 AMERICAN MOTORS HORNET

  • CC: 5900
  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: SC/360
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1970 AMERICAN MOTORS REBEL

  • CC: 5900
  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1977-1980 JEEP CJ5

  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: GOLDEN EAGLE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1971-1972 JEEP J-4600

  • CC: 4983
  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1972-1975 JEEP CJ6

  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1972-1973 JEEP J-2600

  • CC: 5900
  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1972-1973 JEEP WAGONEER

  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1971-1972 AMERICAN MOTORS JAVELIN

  • CC: 6572
  • Liter: 6.6
  • SubModel: SST
  • CUI: 401
  • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 401 )

1973 JEEP J-4600

  • CC: 4982
  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1974 JEEP J10

  • CC: 5900
  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1970-1971 AMERICAN MOTORS HORNET

  • CC: 4983
  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1973 JEEP J-4700

  • CC: 5900
  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1974-1977 JEEP CHEROKEE (SJ)

  • Liter: 6.6
  • SubModel: S
  • CUI: 401
  • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 401 )

1980 JEEP WAGONEER

  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: LIMITED
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1976-1981 JEEP CJ7

  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1971 AMERICAN MOTORS HORNET

  • CC: 5899
  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: SPORTABOUT
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1972-1973 JEEP J-2500

  • CC: 5900
  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1968-1970 AMERICAN MOTORS AMX

  • CC: 6391
  • Liter: 6.4
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 390
  • EngineType: V8 ( 6.4 L / 390 )

1972-1974 AMERICAN MOTORS HORNET

  • CC: 5900
  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: SPORTABOUT
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1974 JEEP J20

  • CC: 5900
  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1971-1972 JEEP J-4500

  • CC: 5900
  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1982-1983 JEEP WAGONEER

  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: BROUGHAM
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1971 JEEP CJ5

  • CC: 4982
  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1974 AMERICAN MOTORS MATADOR

  • CC: 5900
  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: BROUGHAM
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1973 JEEP WAGONEER

  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: CUSTOM
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1973 JEEP J-2500

  • CC: 4982
  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1968-1970 AMERICAN MOTORS JAVELIN

  • CC: 6391
  • Liter: 6.4
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 390
  • EngineType: V8 ( 6.4 L / 390 )

1971 AMERICAN MOTORS HORNET

  • CC: 5900
  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: SC/360
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1976 JEEP J20

  • Liter: 6.6
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 401
  • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 401 )

1975-1978 JEEP J10

  • Liter: 6.6
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 401
  • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 401 )

1970 AMERICAN MOTORS JAVELIN

  • EngineType: ALL
  • SubModel: SST MARK DONOHUE

1979 AMERICAN MOTORS CONCORD

  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: DL
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1970-1971 AMERICAN MOTORS AMBASSADOR

  • EngineType: ALL
  • SubModel: SST

1972 JEEP COMMANDO

  • CC: 4982
  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1970 AMERICAN MOTORS AMBASSADOR

  • CC: 5900
  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1988 JEEP J10

  • EngineType: ALL
  • SubModel: ALL

1984-1985 JEEP GRAND WAGONEER

  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: LIMITED
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1971 AMERICAN MOTORS AMBASSADOR

  • CC: 4983
  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: DPL
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1970 AMERICAN MOTORS REBEL

  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: SST
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1974-1977 JEEP CHEROKEE (SJ)

  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: S
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1977-1979 JEEP CJ7

  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: GOLDEN EAGLE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1979 AMERICAN MOTORS PACER

  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: LIMITED
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1968-1970 AMERICAN MOTORS AMBASSADOR

  • CC: 6391
  • Liter: 6.4
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 390
  • EngineType: V8 ( 6.4 L / 390 )

1971 JEEP J-2500

  • CC: 5899
  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1976 AMERICAN MOTORS GREMLIN

  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: CUSTOM
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1972-1974 AMERICAN MOTORS AMBASSADOR

  • EngineType: ALL
  • SubModel: ALL

1969-1970 AMERICAN MOTORS REBEL

  • Liter: 6.4
  • SubModel: SST
  • CUI: 390
  • EngineType: V8 ( 6.4 L / 390 )

1972-1973 JEEP WAGONEER

  • CC: 4982
  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1972 JEEP J-2500

  • CC: 4983
  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1978-1979 AMERICAN MOTORS PACER

  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1979 AMERICAN MOTORS PACER

  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: DL
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1972-1974 AMERICAN MOTORS GREMLIN

  • CC: 4983
  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1979 JEEP WAGONEER

  • EngineType: ALL
  • SubModel: LIMITED

1971-1974 AMERICAN MOTORS HORNET

  • CC: 4983
  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: SPORTABOUT
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1971-1973 JEEP J-4700

  • CC: 4982
  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1974 JEEP CHEROKEE

  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1977 AMERICAN MOTORS HORNET

  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: AMX
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

1970-1972 AMERICAN MOTORS JAVELIN

  • CC: 5900
  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: SST
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1975-1978 JEEP WAGONEER

  • Liter: 6.6
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 401
  • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 401 )

1971-1974 AMERICAN MOTORS MATADOR

  • CC: 5900
  • Liter: 5.9
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 360
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.9 L / 360 )

1975-1976 AMERICAN MOTORS MATADOR

  • Liter: 6.6
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 401
  • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 401 )

1970 AMERICAN MOTORS JAVELIN

  • EngineType: ALL
  • SubModel: SST TRANS AM

1975-1981 JEEP DJ5

  • CC: 4983
  • Liter: 5.0
  • SubModel: BASE
  • CUI: 304
  • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 304 )

Do you sell a replacement cap, module and coil for this distributor? Can gm hei parts be used? I’d be using this on a Jeep I take into the mountains and I want to be able to carry spare parts or know what parts I can find locally in an emergency.

Asked by: Jpjeep
Yes, this does use factory GM style parts.
Answered by: Jon Jegs Tech
Date published: 2018-02-20

Which plug wires would work best with this in my 1973 wagoneer?

Asked by: Andrewth
You may use a MSD wire set # 35859
Answered by: Jegs Tech
Date published: 2017-08-25
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