1956 Ford Thunderbird Performance Ignition Systems

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      # mpn1496600078
      Ford Thunderbird USA Manufactured 1956, Ready To Run Distributor by MSD®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by MSD features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and...
      Simple and clean installation with only three wires to connectPowerful built-in module produces a 7.5 amp single spark through high rpm
      $470.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2286087
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Front Super Coil by Accel®. Accel Super Coils feature advanced bobbin technology, highly specialized silicone magnetic steel cores, along with optimized winding, resistance and turns ratios to deliver 10-15...
      Comes With Ballast ResistorEffective Up To 6500 RPM
      $69.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358720402
      Ford Thunderbird 5.1L 1956 Flame-Thrower™ "Stock-Look" Spark Plug Wire by PerTronix®. Now you can get a "stock-look" spark plug wire, that performs! They have designed 7mm wires with the same core they use in 8mm wire. The only...
      Two current paths for reliability and redundancyPrimary path: Spiral wound stainless steel alloy
      $56.70
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2268055
      Ford Thunderbird 1956 Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. These Accel 8.8mm wires feature a carbon/graphite core that virtually eliminate RFI noise while providing maximum conductivity for ultimate performance in any race or street...
      8.8 mm Graphite SuppressionSilicone Spark Plug Boots
      $90.87
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1177915577
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Performance Nickel Spark Plug by Nitrode®. The Nitrode™ spark plugs are positioned to be the world's "greenest" most environmentally friendly spark plugs on the planet. Reducing fuel consumption and emissions...
      The Nitrode™ is made with a proprietary ceramic exclusively used for this spark plugThis unique ceramic is over 10% harder than any ceramic known today
      $8.09
    • (0 reviews)
      # 1083759524
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Super Stock Breakerless Ignition Coil by Accel®. Excellent high performance coil for vehicles that have been converted from points to a breakerless electronic distributor or electronic ignition system, where a...
      Engineered for higher energy outputImproved throttle responce
      $36.74 - $42.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826510300
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Pro-Billet™ Distributor Standart by MSD®. MSD engineers fit all of their high performance distributor experience into a special compact housing designed to be less obtrusive for Ford engines. The diameter of the...
      Billet housing is 5/8” smaller in diameter than stock Ford distributorsMust be used with an MSD Ignition Control
      $301.95 - $428.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89583690
      Ford Thunderbird 1956 Super Stock™ Spark Plug Wire Kit by Accel®. These Accel Super Stock wire sets are a true performance upgrade replacement for OE types. Efficient delivery of spark energy for a good price. Silicone boots with...
      8mm yellow, red, black and blue silicone jacketStreet-driven applications
      +1
      $31.35 - $44.33
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1915105
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Platinum Spark Plug by Autolite®. Manufactured with a center wire platinum firing tip, these platinum spark plugs reduce gap erosion for fewer misfires, while ensuring easier starts, quicker acceleration, and...
      Designed for excellent performance and superior durabilityEnsure high temperature, pressure, and corrosion resistance for long-lasting service life
      $3.72
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2272653
      Ford Thunderbird 1956 300+™ Spark Plug Race Wire Set by Accel®. With Male Tower Or Point Style Distributor Cap. These Accel 300+ wire sets are custom tailored for race engines and their builders. The oversize 8.8mm wire is rated for...
      150 Ohms/ft. Of Resistance600 F Rated Silicone Jacket
      $105.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1588771650
      Ford Thunderbird 1956 Armor Shield Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. With Point Style Distributor Cap. Accel Armor Shield wires feature a metallic braided wire that delivers maximum spark energy while providing a Pro Street look. Armor...
      8mm, 450°F-ratedPro-street applications
      $94.11
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89583694
      Ford Thunderbird 1956 Super Stock™ Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. These Accel Super Stock wire sets are a true performance upgrade replacement for OE types. Efficient delivery of spark energy for a good price. Silicone boots with...
      7mm and 8mm, 550°F-ratedStreet-driven applications
      +4
      $41.09 - $60.56
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1593896529
      Ford Thunderbird 4.8L With Ford Small Block Engine 1956 Street Thunder™ Ignition Wire Set Over Valve Cover by Taylor Cable®. This products is an OEM and Performance company that was built on its founding heritage supported by a...
      Kevlar Helically Spiral Wound CoreDurable Silicone Double Layer Jacket
      $43.87
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2286122
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Super Stock™ Front Super Stock High Vibrational Ignition Coil by Accel®. Accel's Super Stock coils are high-performance replacements for OE canister style coils. Improves starting, idle, throttle response and...
      For Heavy Duty And Off Road UseCanister Style Coil
      $60.73
    • (0 reviews)
      # 904810231
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Super Stock™ Front Super Stock Ignition Coil by Accel®. Accel's Super Stock coils are high-performance replacements for OE canister style coils. Improves starting, idle, throttle response and top RPM power....
      Effective To 6500 RPM
      $28.34 - $32.54
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826607597
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Pro Series™ Ready To Run Distributor by TSP®. W/O Coil. TSP's Pro Series Ready to Run Distributor is perfect for a street performance ignition upgrade. It features a CNC-machined billet aluminum body and...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $124.39
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4254005054
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Ignitor II™ Ignition Module by PerTronix®. This product is made of high-quality materials to serve you for years to come. Designed using state-of-the-art technology and with customers in mind. It will meet your...
      Digital performance solutions give you more power and more features in a smaller packageInnovative technology for superior operation and rugged dependability under harsh conditions
      $134.84
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826466240
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Ignitor™ Electronic Ignition Kit by PerTronix®. For over forty years, the Ignitor has proven itself in applications ranging from race cars to tractors. The Ignitor replaces breaker points and troublesome factory...
      Delivers twice the voltage to the spark plugs, increasing horsepower, fuel economy, and spark plug life2:1 improvement over "points" in current fall time for increased coil output
      $114.97 - $116.96
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      # mpn1682286
      Ford Thunderbird With Powerfire Distributor 1956, Distributor Advance Lockout Kit by Professional Products®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Professional Products features premium quality and will perform...
      Timing Advance Lockout KitEasy installation
      $4.58
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826379029
      Ford Thunderbird With Powerfire Distributor With Ford Small Block Engine 1956, Distributor Drive Gear by Professional Products®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Professional Products features premium quality...
      For Powerfire DistributorGreat price
      $22.92 - $32.09
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1682287
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Distributor Ignition Pickup by Professional Products®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Professional Products features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for...
      For Powerfire DistributorEasy installation
      $20.62
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1678546
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Distributor O-Ring by Professional Products®. This superior ignition coil is painstakingly designed to improve spark energy and provide ultra high efficiency. Engineered with great care, it delivers the voltage...
      Carefully engineered to increase spark energyPainstakingly designed for ultra high efficiency
      $2.30
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826523138
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Distributor Gear by Crane Cams®. High-performance engine builders and street tuners who crave for maximum performance out of their vehicle, choose these top-grade performance products painstakingly designed by...
      Designed to unlock more performance out of your vehicleBump up engine power to the next level
      $54.54 - $66.28
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn3557984045
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Distributor Bolt Kit by Stage 8®. Stage 8 manufacturers the World's Best Active Mechanical Locking systems. Stage 8 locking fastener solutions are fail-safe when used and installed as directed. They are removable...
      Thoughtfully designed for the highest efficiency and safetyWill provide more breakaway torque than any other locking system
      $6.89
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1435236
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Copper Spark Plug by Motorcraft®. Is your vehicle hard to start? Does it miss under load and idle rough? Is your gas mileage not what it used to be? Your ignition system may need repair, but before you waste your...
      Direct OEM replacementRecommended by Ford Motor Company
      $1.69
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn524418940
      Ford Thunderbird with Distributor 1956, Pro Series™ Spark Plug Wire Set by Standard®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Standard features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for...
      The design of this set strictly follows the original specifications set by OEManufactured using OE-Style spark plug and distributor boots
      $7.61
    • (0 reviews)
      # 603738470
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Spark Plug Wire Set by Standard®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Standard features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and lifestyle, it is...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersThe finest quality at a great price
      $8.69 - $12.22
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4252247490
      Ford Thunderbird with 12 Volt System 1956, Professional™ Ignition Coil by ACDelco®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by ACDelco features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your...
      High-quality coated windings to improve durability and provide protection against internal shorts and dielectric breakdownSilicone steel plates surrounding the ignition coil correctly match the original part size and number exactly
      $30.77
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4254419392
      Ford Thunderbird with Coil Package with 14 Volt System 1956, Ignition Coil by Spectra Premium®. Spectra Premium ignition coils are designed and produced under a strict TS16949 quality control process. At CARiD you can get this superior...
      All ignition coils are durability tested at 100 cycles of thermal shock (-50 to 300° F), to ensure reliability from extreme vibration24 hours salt spray test ensures sensors provide high corrosion resistance
      $6.32
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4252121333
      Ford Thunderbird with 12 Volt System 1956, Blue Streak™ Ignition Coil by Standard®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Standard features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your...
      Standard® Blue Streak DIS ignition coils use pure copper windings in both bobbins to improve durability and provide higher resistance to internal shorts and dielectric breakdown. Standard® Blue Streak coils can run hotter without breaking down.A full E-Lam core of silicon steel and solid brass high voltage terminals protects against corrosion. Standard® Blue Streak DIS coils are built for maximum output voltage.
      $18.02
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4252122309
      Ford Thunderbird with 12 Volt System 1956, Tru-Tech™ Ignition Coil by Standard®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Standard features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your...
      High efficiency laminations optimize magnetic field build-up to produce high spark energy and reliable performance.Standard® T-Series DIS ignition coil terminals are steel or aluminum, as indicated by OE.
      $14.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # 650409649
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Remanufactured Ignition Distributor by A1 Cardone®. Without Lodomatic, Governor, Coil Wire, Distributor Cap, Ignition Rotor, Electronic Module, Integrated Ignition Coil. Automated test equipment verifies signal...
      50-state emissions street legalThe finest quality at a great price
      $68.32
    • (0 reviews)
      # 650415577
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Blue Streak™ Ignition Contact Set by Standard®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Standard features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and...
      One-piece nylon breaker arms where specified provides longer tune-up lifeStandard is a global manufacturer of original equipment ignition products, complete quality control is maintained through the manufacturing process from componentry to finished product
      $6.22 - $7.87
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn631958663
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Ignition Distributor Cap by Standard®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Standard features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and lifestyle,...
      Standard distributor caps are made of high dielectric strength, glass or mineral reinforced polyester resin for less carbon tracking, greater resistance to electrical breakdown, and superior performanceSolid brass terminals (where available) make better connections and greater resistance to electrical pitting and corrosion
      $11.35
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn631958654
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Ignition Distributor Rotor by Standard®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Standard features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and lifestyle,...
      Standard distributor rotors are made of the highest grade dielectric strength alkyd material. The benefit is resistance to dirt sticking, so there is less carbon tracking, ensuring long lifeStandard distributor rotors have solid brass segments for better conductivity and higher voltage spark to the plugs
      $4.22
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1467837
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Tru-Tech™ Ignition Condenser by Standard®. Is your vehicle hard to start? Does it miss under load and idle rough? Is your gas mileage not what it used to be? Your ignition system may need repair, but before you...
      Standard® T-Series condensers are designed to meet the original design spcifications, delivering quality and reliability with every installation
      $2.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1621008
      Ford Thunderbird with Canada Emission System Heavy Duty Models 1956, Tru-Tech™ Ignition Contact Set by Standard®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Standard features premium quality and will perform better than...
      Standard® T-Series points are designed to meet the original design spcifications, delivering quality and reliability with every installation
      $3.80
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4476750008
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Copper Plus Spark Plug by Champion®. As the leaders in precious metal technologies as well as F.I.S.S resistor technology and MLR™ technology, Champion spark plugs provide enhanced ignition and longer life.
      Copper Plus - Dependable Performance.Copper core center electrode allows for accurate control of heat range for longer life
      $1.58
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      # mpn4075490529
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Original U-Groove Nickel Spark Plug by Denso®. OE Recommended Resistor Plug with Patented U-Groove Design. Denso's patented U-Groove spark plug enables complete combustion by allowing the spark to fill the gap...
      100 percent pre-fired to ensure reliable operationCopper core center electrode for superior thermal conductivity
      $1.64
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      # mpn4495966859
      Ford Thunderbird Heavy Duty Models 1956, Spark Plug Non-Fouler by Dorman®. The Spark Plug Non-Foulers prevent spark plug damage, repairing spark plug fouling in engines running too rich or oil issues to improve engine performance....
      Corrosion-resistant designNon-Foulers help protect spark plugs from damage
      $3.48
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      # mpn1800378
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Iridium IX™ Spark Plug by NGK®. Designed for performance enthusiasts who want extreme ignitability, improved throttle response and superior anti-fouling, these spark plugs are a great option for modified engines...
      Designed for outstanding acceleration, high fuel efficiency, and durabilityEnsure a consistently stable spark
      $6.44
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1800346
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, V-Power™ Nickel Spark Plug by NGK®. NGK spark plugs offer higher performance compared to standard plugs. NGK spark plugs feature a V-groove center electrode and concave ground electrode that lowers ignition...
      Lower ignition system voltage requirementsGreater ignitability and performance over conventional spark plugs
      $1.66
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn937458
      Ford Thunderbird 4.8L 1956, Ignition Distributor Mounting Gasket by Victor Reinz®. Tapered Washer. Is your vehicle hard to start? Does it miss under load and idle rough? Is your gas mileage not what it used to be? Your ignition system...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersThe finest quality at a great price
      $1.26
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn3806712409
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Iridium Spark Plugs by MSD®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by MSD features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and lifestyle, it is...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $26.69
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2046361480
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Copper Spark Plug by Autolite®. With Resistor. OE Style. These spark plugs by Autolite are specially designed and manufactured to ensure quick starts, dependable performance, and smooth acceleration. The products...
      Copper-glass seal bonds insulator, terminal post center electrode together; assures full required voltage at spark gap; gas-tight seal (100% leak proof)Multi-rib insulator reduces danger of "flash-over"
      $1.64
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1593914763
      Ford Thunderbird 4.8L 1956 409 Pro Race™ Ignition Wire Set Over Valve Cover by Taylor Cable®. Taylor’s biggest ignition wire is available in red or blue, in custom sets designed to fit muscle cars, performance cars, sports, compacts...
      Continuous Heat Protection Up To 600 deg. F100 percent Pure Silicone Ignition Wire
      $129.17
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1929218665
      Ford Thunderbird 1956, Blue Streak™ Ignition Condenser by Standard®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Standard features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and...
      Spot welded internal connections on Standard Blue Streak condensers provide the utmost protection against vibrationStandard is a global manufacturer of original equipment ignition products, complete quality control is maintained through the manufacturing process from componentry to finished product
      $5.02
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4517151197
      Ford Thunderbird with 12 Volt System 1956, Oil Filled Canister Coil by NGK®. At CARiD you can get this superior replacement product and take advantage of its impeccable design. Carefully engineered to OE specifications, it exactly...
      Designed to meet OE standardsMade from superior materials
      $29.38


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