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MSD Ignition 8545

Pro-Billet Small Cap Distributor Chrysler 383-400

MSD Ignition 8545

121-8545

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MSD Ignition 8545 Pro-Billet Small Cap Distributor Chrysler 383-400 $312.95
Pro-Billet Small Cap Distributor
  • Chrysler 383-400
  • Red

  • MSD Ignition 8545 Details

    Chrysler

    Features:
  • Easy-to-adjust mechanical advance with supplied springs and stop bushings
  • Mechanical advance assembly can be locked out for crank trigger systems
  • Will not accept vacuum advance
  • Supplied with small diameter cap with HEI style terminals and race rotor (will accept 121-8441 Cap-A-Dapt)
  • Must be used with MSD 6, 7 or 8-Series Ignition

    Note: Not legal for sale or use on pollution-controlled vehicles.

  • Specifications:

    Distributor Type
    HEI/Breakerless
    Engine Make/Size
    Mopar 383-400
    Housing Material
    billet aluminum
    Advance Type
    Mechanical
    Cap Style
    Male/HEI
    Computer-Controlled Compatible
    No
    Distributor Gear Rotation
    Standard
    Housing Finish
    Natural
    Ignition Box Required
    Yes
    Marine Use
    No
    Mechanical Tach Drive
    No
    Quantity
    Sold individually
    Slip Collar
    No
    Trigger Style
    Magnetic
    Manufacturer's Part Number:
    8545

    No Matter Your Vehicle, MSD Has the Best Distributor for It

    Billet and Pro-Billet share the same features except the base. Billet models have Dupont Rynite glass-reinforced bases; MSD Ignition Pro-Billet models have aluminum bases.

    Billet Aluminum Housings made in CNC mills form flawless flex-free components that are accurate to within .001" without weak spots or porosity.

    Maintenance-Free Magnetic Pickups trigger MSD ignitions (except crank trigger models). Mounted to the distributor base, the pickup plugs directly into an MSD ignition control & a trigger signal is produced as the shaft-mounted zinc-plated reluctor passes by.

    Shaft & Ball Bearing Guides: MSD polished steel distributor shafts receive a QPQ coating that reduces friction and resists corrosion. Each shaft is guided accurately by a sealed ball bearing located at the top of the housing. At the bottom, an extra long sintered bushing controls the shaft. This combination spins smoothly and delivers consistent sparks even in a 10,000 RPM racing environment.

    Adjustable Mechanical Advance: MSD's adjustable mechanical advance assembly allows accurate modification of the advance curve to match a specific application. The advance plate is stamped and machined from chrome moly, weight pins are staked then TIG welded, and both receive a corrosion-resistant QPQ coating. Nylon bushings are installed to ensure smooth weight movement as centrifugal force advances the timing. The advance assembly is mounted on top of the distributor for easy-to-access adjustment. Three sets of advance springs and four stop bushings are included to set up 24 curves.

    Pro-Billet Ready-to-Run Distributors are ideal upgrades for outdated and/or bulky systems, and they couldn't be simpler: drop one in, connect three wires, and fire up the engine. They come equipped with a gray tach output wire which will trigger a tach or an aftermarket EFI system. Also included is an adjustable Rev Limiter. Their ignition module creates a powerful inductive spark that improves fuel mixture combustion for quick starts, smooth idle, and great performance.

    Compatibility: Except Ready-to-Run and OE models, MSD distributors require an MSD ignition control.

    JEGS Easy Kits are designed by JEGS professionals so you get all the parts you need. Featuring MSD components, Ready-to-Run Ignition Kits include: Pro-Billet Ready-to-Run Distributor, Blaster 2 Coil, Super Conductor 8.5mm Spark Plug Wires, Coil Wire & Spark Plug Wire Separators.

    Does MSD Ignition 8545 fit your vehicle?

    Narrow Results

    1971 PLYMOUTH SATELLITE

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1960-1961 PLYMOUTH CUSTOM

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1967-1968 DODGE CHARGER

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1975 CHRYSLER TOWN & COUNTRY

    • CC: 6555
    • Liter: 6.6
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: M
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1971 CHRYSLER NEWPORT

    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: ROYAL
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1972-1973 PLYMOUTH SATELLITE

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: SEBRING
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1960-1964 PLYMOUTH SAVOY

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1975-1976 PLYMOUTH GRAN FURY

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BROUGHAM
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1960-1968 PLYMOUTH BELVEDERE

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1971 DODGE POLARA

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: CUSTOM
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1968-1969 DODGE W300 PICKUP

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1967-1968 DODGE MONACO

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1971-1974 DODGE D200 PICKUP

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1972-1973 DODGE CHARGER

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: SPECIAL EDITION
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1975-1976 DODGE MONACO

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: ROYAL
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1974 DODGE MONACO

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BROUGHAM
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1975-1976 DODGE D200 PICKUP

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: CUSTOM
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1968 DODGE CORONET

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: 440
    • Engine Vin: G
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1970-1971 PLYMOUTH CUDA

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1968 PLYMOUTH FURY III

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1975-1978 CHRYSLER NEWPORT

    • CC: 6555
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1966 CHRYSLER 300

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1975-1976 DODGE MONACO

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1972-1974 PLYMOUTH ROAD RUNNER

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1970 PLYMOUTH FURY

    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: GRAN COUPE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1972 CHRYSLER TOWN & COUNTRY

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1969-1971 PLYMOUTH FURY II

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1975-1976 PLYMOUTH FURY

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1971 DODGE POLARA

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1970-1971 PLYMOUTH FURY

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: SUBURBAN
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1968 PLYMOUTH FURY II

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1970-1971 PLYMOUTH FURY

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: CUSTOM SUBURBAN
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1960-1961 CHRYSLER WINDSOR

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1959-1960 CHRYSLER SARATOGA

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1972 PLYMOUTH FURY

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: GRAN SEDAN
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1970-1971 DODGE CHALLENGER

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1968 PLYMOUTH ROAD RUNNER

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1976 DODGE CORONET

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1977-1978 DODGE D300 PICKUP

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1967 DODGE W200 PICKUP

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1972-1973 DODGE CHARGER

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1968 DODGE MONACO

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: 500
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1976-1977 CHRYSLER TOWN & COUNTRY

    • CC: 6555
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1972-1973 DODGE POLARA

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: CUSTOM
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1971-1974 DODGE D300 PICKUP

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1964 DODGE 440

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1969-1970 DODGE MONACO

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1972-1974 CHRYSLER NEWPORT

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: CUSTOM
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1971 PLYMOUTH SATELLITE

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BROUGHAM
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1967-1968 DODGE DART

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1960 DODGE MATADOR

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1969 DODGE CORONET

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: 500
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1974 PLYMOUTH FURY III

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: M
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1969-1971 PLYMOUTH FURY III

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1967 DODGE D200 SERIES

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1974 PLYMOUTH FURY

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: POLICE
    • Engine Vin: M
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1976 DODGE W300 PICKUP

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: CUSTOM
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1970 DODGE POLARA

    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: SPECIAL
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1968 PLYMOUTH FURY I

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1971 DODGE POLARA

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BROUGHAM
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1968 DODGE CORONET

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: SUPER BEE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1966 PLYMOUTH FURY

    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: VIP
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1972-1974 PLYMOUTH FURY

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: SPORT SUBURBAN
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1968 PLYMOUTH FURY

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: CUSTOM SUBURBAN
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1976 DODGE CORONET

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BROUGHAM
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1969-1971 PLYMOUTH FURY

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: SPORT
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1976-1978 PLYMOUTH PB200 VAN

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: VOYAGER
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1967 DODGE CORONET

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1971-1974 DODGE D100 PICKUP

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1962-1963 CHRYSLER 300

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1974 PLYMOUTH GRAN FURY

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: M
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1971 PLYMOUTH SATELLITE

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: CUSTOM
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1976-1978 DODGE D100 PICKUP

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: CUSTOM
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1972-1973 DODGE CORONET

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: CRESTWOOD
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1972-1973 PLYMOUTH SATELLITE

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1976-1978 DODGE B300 VAN

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1975 PLYMOUTH FURY

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: CUSTOM
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1975-1978 CHRYSLER NEW YORKER

    • CC: 6555
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BROUGHAM
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1967-1968 PLYMOUTH BARRACUDA

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1975-1976 PLYMOUTH GRAN FURY

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: CUSTOM
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1968 PLYMOUTH GTX

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1971 PLYMOUTH SATELLITE

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: SEBRING
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1967 CHRYSLER NEWPORT

    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: CUSTOM
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1980 DODGE CB300 VAN

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1964-1965 DODGE 880

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: CUSTOM
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1972 CHRYSLER NEW YORKER

    • CC: 6555
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BROUGHAM
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1970-1971 DODGE CHALLENGER

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: R/T
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1960-1961 PLYMOUTH SUBURBAN

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1974 DODGE MONACO

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: CUSTOM
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1968-1969 PLYMOUTH SATELLITE

    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: SPORT
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1963 DODGE POLARA

    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: 500
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1972 PLYMOUTH FURY

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: GRAN COUPE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1974-1975 DODGE CB300 VAN

    • Liter: 5.2
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 318
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.2 L / 318 )

    1968 PLYMOUTH FURY

    • CC: 6286
    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: VIP
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1969 DODGE CHARGER

    • Liter: 6.3
    • SubModel: SE
    • CUI: 383
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.3 L / 383 )

    1971 DODGE W200 PICKUP

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1975 PLYMOUTH GRAN FURY

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1975-1976 DODGE MONACO

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: ROYAL BROUGHAM
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1974 DODGE W100 PICKUP

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1975-1976 PLYMOUTH GRAN FURY

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: CUSTOM SUBURBAN
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )
    8545 - MSD Billet & Pro-Billet Distributors is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent Quality ! Upgraded my stock unit that I had put a Pertronix points conversion in with this. Wow, what a difference ! Engine runs better and has crisp throttle response. Used with a 6 AL ignition box . Straight ahead install and very easy to tune ( springs , bushings. Top Quality !
    Date published: 2016-11-01
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