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MSD Ignition 8572

Pro-Billet Tach Drive Distributor 1963-74 Corvette V8

MSD Ignition 8572

121-8572

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MSD Ignition 8572 Pro-Billet Tach Drive Distributor 1963-74 Corvette V8 $384.26
Pro-Billet Tach Drive Distributor
  • 1963-74 Corvette V8
  • With Vacuum Advance
  • CARB E.O. #D-40-39
  • Red

  • MSD Ignition 8572 Details

    Chevy

    Corvette owners can replace worn out Magna-Pulse distributors with this precision Pro-Billet Tach Drive Distributor. A few advantages include an accurate magnetic pick-up, oversized shaft, vacuum advance and a billet aluminum housing. Get the most performance out of your Vette's engine by custom tailoring a timing curve with this adjustable mechanical advance assembly. The compact tach drive assembly clears the firewall and linkage and can easily be repositioned to fit a variety of applications plus it includes a grease fitting for lubrication. A stock points style cap can be used to keep the factory appearance.

    Features:
  • Vacuum advance
  • Must be used with MSD 6, 7 or 8-Series Ignition
  • 50-State Legal - CARB E.O Number D-40-39

  • Specifications:

    Distributor Type
    HEI/Breakerless
    Engine Make/Size
    OE
    Housing Material
    billet aluminum
    Advance Type
    Vacuum and mechanical
    Cap Style
    Male/HEI
    CARB EO Number
    D-40-39 (pdf)
    Computer-Controlled Compatible
    No
    Distributor Gear Rotation
    Standard
    Gear Material
    Iron
    Housing Finish
    Natural
    Ignition Box Required
    Yes
    Marine Use
    No
    Mechanical Tach Drive
    Corvette
    Quantity
    Sold individually
    Slip Collar
    No
    Trigger Style
    Magnetic
    Manufacturer's Part Number:
    8572
    EO Number:
    D-40-38(pdf)
    To see a list of qualifying vehicles, enter CARB EO NumberD-40-38

    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 8572 fit your vehicle?

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    1970-1971 CHEVROLET CORVETTE

    • CC: 7441
    • Fitment_Note: Legal For Vehicles In All States According To CARB E.O. D-40-38
    • Liter: 7.4
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    1969-1971 CHEVROLET CORVETTE

    • CC: 5736
    • Fitment_Note: Legal For Vehicles In All States According To CARB E.O. D-40-38
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1974 CHEVROLET CORVETTE

    • CC: 5737
    • Fitment_Note: Legal For Vehicles In All States According To CARB E.O. D-40-38
    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: T
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1963-1965 CHEVROLET CORVETTE

    • CC: 5358
    • Fitment_Note: Legal For Vehicles In All States According To CARB E.O. D-40-38
    • Liter: 5.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 327
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.3 L / 327 )

    1967-1969 CHEVROLET CORVETTE

    • CC: 6998
    • Fitment_Note: Legal For Vehicles In All States According To CARB E.O. D-40-38
    • Liter: 7.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 427
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.0 L / 427 )

    1972 CHEVROLET CORVETTE

    • CC: 5737
    • Fitment_Note: Legal For Vehicles In All States According To CARB E.O. D-40-38
    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: J
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1972 CHEVROLET CORVETTE

    • CC: 5737
    • Fitment_Note: Legal For Vehicles In All States According To CARB E.O. D-40-38
    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: L
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1966 CHEVROLET CORVETTE

    • Fitment_Note: Legal For Vehicles In All States According To CARB E.O. D-40-38
    • Liter: 7.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 427
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.0 L / 427 )

    1962 CHEVROLET CORVETTE

    • CC: 5358
    • Liter: 5.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 327
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.3 L / 327 )

    1968 CHEVROLET CORVETTE

    • CC: 5358
    • Fitment_Note: Legal For Vehicles In All States According To CARB E.O. D-40-38
    • Liter: 5.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 327
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.3 L / 327 )

    1974 CHEVROLET CORVETTE

    • CC: 5737
    • Fitment_Note: Legal For Vehicles In All States According To CARB E.O. D-40-38
    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: K
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1972-1974 CHEVROLET CORVETTE

    • CC: 7441
    • Fitment_Note: Legal For Vehicles In All States According To CARB E.O. D-40-38
    • Liter: 7.4
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    1974 CHEVROLET CORVETTE

    • CC: 5737
    • Fitment_Note: Legal For Vehicles In All States According To CARB E.O. D-40-38
    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: L
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1963-1965 CHEVROLET CORVETTE

    • CC: 5358
    • Fitment_Note: Legal For Vehicles In All States According To CARB E.O. D-40-38
    • Liter: 5.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 327
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.3 L / 327 )

    1962 CHEVROLET CORVETTE

    • CC: 5358
    • Liter: 5.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 327
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.3 L / 327 )

    1966-1968 CHEVROLET CORVETTE

    • Fitment_Note: Legal For Vehicles In All States According To CARB E.O. D-40-38
    • Liter: 5.4
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 327
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.4 L / 327 )
    8572 - MSD Billet & Pro-Billet Distributors is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
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    Date published: 2016-01-09
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