1970 Ford Thunderbird Performance Ignition Systems

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      # mpn1442972
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Blaster 2™ Ignition Coil by MSD®. If you are looking to upgrade your stock coil, or want to compliment the performance of your MSD Blaster Ignition, MSD 5, 6 or 7, the Blaster Coil line is the right choice. Our...
      Performance upgrade for canister style coilsHigh voltage and energy output
      $51.39
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn753352098
      Ford Thunderbird With Ford Big Block Engine 1970, HEI Distributor by BTP®. Works with 12 volt system. Distributors are high quality, made to last performance parts. Made with solid brass terminals and a multi polymer protective plastic...
      Designed to make your ignition system operate at its peakMade from superior materials
      $83.45
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1589832193
      Ford Thunderbird With Ford Big Block Engine 1970, Billet Distributor by Fast®. Due to a variety of changes and updates developed by the talented electrical engineers at FAST™, these dual-sync distributors are plug-and-play for...
      20 AWG, extreme-duty flexible-style wires for increased strength and durabilityRevised sensor placement and advanced plate sleeve designs create increased accuracy and reliability
      $369.59
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2286087
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, 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)
      # mpn2268055
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Spiral Core 8.8mm Stainless Steel Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. Threaded Diameter: 8.8 mm. Material: Stainless Steel. These ACCEL 8.8mm wires feature a carbon/graphite core that virtually eliminate RFI noise...
      8.8 mm Graphite SuppressionSilicone Spark Plug Boots
      $90.87
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2268055
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Universal Fit Stainless Steel Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. Spark Plug Boot end: Variangle. Color: Yellow. Material: Stainless Steel. Threaded Diameter: 8.8 mm. These ACCEL 8.8mm wires feature a carbon/graphite...
      8.8 mm Graphite SuppressionSilicone Spark Plug Boots
      $90.87
    • (0 reviews)
      # 86806621
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Super Conductor Spark Plug Wire Set 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,...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $94.25 - $105.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4494108773
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, HEI Distributor by Speed FX®. With Ignition Control Module, Magnetic Trigger, Vacuum Advance, Chromoly Steel Gear, Polished Billet Aluminum Shaft, With HEI/Male Posts. Designed with expert craftsmanship this...
      Provides effective power supply to each spark plugDesigned to strict quality standards
      $98.91
    • (0 reviews)
      # 286831863
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, 9mm Spark Plug Wire Set by Ford Performance®. Wire-wound custom ignition wire sets feature low resistance for minimum spark loss. Silicone insulation and boots withstand high temperatures and voltage loss for...
      Designed to help you get the most out of your vehiclePerfect for use in high-performance environments
      $64.80
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358582807
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Blue Max™ Spiral Core Wire Set by Moroso®. Diameter: 8mm. 18". Resistance: 800 Ohm. Straight. With this quality part backed by a great price, you can enjoy your vehicle so much more than you thought was...
      Designed to deliver premium qualityRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $84.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2293517
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Front 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...
      Optimized Low ResistanceHigh Energy Output
      $42.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1453210548
      Ford Thunderbird with HEI Distributor Cap 1970, Ultra 40™ Race Wire Set by Moroso®. 45 Degree. Sleeved. With this quality part backed by a great price, you can enjoy your vehicle so much more than you thought was possible. This Moroso...
      8.65mm diameter wire with 40 ohms of resistance per footSleeving adds extra dielectric strength which is wire’s ability to not be affected by outside electrical pulses
      $205.85
    • (0 reviews)
      # 85010563
      Ford Thunderbird with HEI Distributor Cap 1970, Ultra 40™ Race Wire Set by Moroso®. With this quality part backed by a great price, you can enjoy your vehicle so much more than you thought was possible. This Moroso part is...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $106.21 - $205.85
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2126689
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Street Thunder 8mm Ignition Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. Get great performance at an extremely affordable price with Taylor’s Street Thunder ignition wires. These 8mm wires deliver all of the performance in your...
      Kevlar Helically Spiral Wound CoreDurable Silicone Double Layer Jacket
      $38.87
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89583819
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Super Stock Copper 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...
      8mm yellow, red, black and blue silicone jacketStreet-driven applications
      $31.35 - $44.33
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4483770238
      Ford Thunderbird With Ford Big Block Engine 1970, Power Pack Ignition Kit by TSP®. TSP's Power Pack Ignition Kit delivers high quality ignition components, all in one retail-friendly display box. It includes Pro Series Pro Billet...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $340.98
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2272653
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, 300+ Race Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. Threaded Diameter: 8.8 mm. With Male Tower Or Point Style Distributor Cap. These Accel 300+ wire sets are custom tailored for race engines and their builders. The oversize...
      150 Ohms/ft. Of Resistance600 F Rated Silicone Jacket
      $105.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2870416256
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Endurance Plus Wire Set by Accel®. Set of 9 Pieces. Endurance Plus quality ignition wire sets are ready to install for most popular engine applications. Get these top-notch spark plug wires to achieve maximum...
      Quality retail aftermarket wire setsMaximum voltage and starting power
      $19.30
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1588771650
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Graphite Suppression Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. Spark Plug Boot end: Variangle. With Point Style Distributor Cap. Color: Yellow. Material: Graphite. Threaded Diameter: 8.8 mm. Accel Armor Shield wires feature...
      8mm, 450°F-ratedPro-street applications
      $94.11
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2870416093
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Prestolite ProConnect Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. Set of 9 Pieces. ProConnect ignition wire sets meet or exceed OE/OES specifications, performance and quality. These cables match the original color and are...
      Carbon impregnated fiberglass coreFiberglass braid for added strength
      $30.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89583823
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Super Stock 8mm Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. Threaded Diameter: 8 mm. These Accel Super Stock wire sets are a true performance upgrade replacement for OE types. Efficient delivery of spark energy for a good...
      7mm and 8mm, 550°F-ratedStreet-driven applications
      $41.09 - $60.56
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2272653
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Universal Fit 300+ Race Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. Spark Plug Boot end: Variangle. With Male Tower Or Point Style Distributor Cap. Color: Black. Threaded Diameter: 8.8 mm. These Accel 300+ wire sets are custom...
      150 Ohms/ft. Of Resistance600 F Rated Silicone Jacket
      $105.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1588771650
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Universal Fit Graphite Suppression Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. Spark Plug Boot end: Variangle. With Point Style Distributor Cap. Color: Yellow. Material: Graphite. Threaded Diameter: 8.8 mm. Accel Armor Shield...
      8mm, 450°F-ratedPro-street applications
      $94.11
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1471504
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Street-Fire Spark Plug Wire Set 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...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $48.17
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358720401
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Flame-Thrower™ "Stock-Look" 7mm 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
      $57.78
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819533004
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Flame-Thrower™ MAGx2 Custom 8mm Spark Plug Wire by PerTronix®. Most modern electronic ignition systems require suppression style wires to preserve sensitive components. Flame-Thrower 8mm Custom fit MAGx2 wires...
      Two current paths for reliability and redundancyPrimary path: Spiral wound stainless steel alloy
      $64.05 - $69.15
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87798145
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, 409 Pro Race Custom Spiral Core Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. Diameter: 10.4mm. Spiral Wound Core. Taylor’s biggest ignition wire is available in red, in custom sets designed to fit muscle cars, performance cars,...
      Double spring locking terminal100% pure silicone 10.4 mm outer jacket
      $129.17
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2119397
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, High Energy Resistor Core 8mm Ignition Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. These wires are a top choice for either street or race applications. Each wire is cut to length and terminated with Taylor’s low-profile silicone...
      Available For Street Or Track ApplicationsHigh Temperature and Oil Resistant Wire Insulation
      $38.97
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87798150
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Spiro-Pro™ 8mm Ignition Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. These plug wires are the top choice of racers and street enthusiasts for their high performance at an affordable price. With two layers of 100% silicone...
      Available For Street Or Track ApplicationsSpiro-Wound With Stainless Steel Wire
      $66.26 - $66.53
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87798157
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, ThunderVolt™ 40 ohm Ferrite Core Performance Ignition Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. Gain horsepower and torque with Taylor’s Dyno-proven ThunderVolt racing plug wire sets. Low resistance for healthy spark and...
      Exclusive copper/nickel alloy bonded by a conductive acrylic coverFerrite spiral-wound core provides low resistance for optimum RFI and RMI suppression
      $71.42
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87798161
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, ThunderVolt™ 50 Ignition Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. Diameter: 10.4mm. DYNO-Tested and Track Proven to provide 5 HP and 7 lbs. torque more than the competition, ThunderVolt 50 ignition wires provide the ultimate...
      10.4mm diameter40 Ohms/ft.
      $145.14
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1453210670
      Ford Thunderbird with HEI Distributor 1970, Ultra 40™ Wire Set by Moroso®. Blue. Unsleeved. 135 Degree. Male. With this quality part backed by a great price, you can enjoy your vehicle so much more than you thought was possible. This...
      Cost-effective version of our race proven Ultra 40 Race Wire, without heat sleeving8.65mm diameter wire with 40 ohms of resistance per foot
      $106.21
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358579274
      Ford Thunderbird with HEI Distributor Cap 1970, 8.5 Series 50 Race Spark Plug Wire Set by AFIS®. Developed for high performance street cars and racing cars, AFIS has introduced a comprehensive new range of spiral-core ignition wire sets...
      Superior jackets resist dielectric failureBoth reactive layer and inductive windings can transmit current without interference
      $79.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2286122
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, 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)
      # 839672561
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, 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
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      # 688235899
      Ford Thunderbird With 2-Valve Engine 1970, Ignition Coil by Professional Products®. Professional Products now offers a line of extreme high performance coils. The relatively new multi-coil arrangements offer a big advantage over the old...
      Carefully engineered to increase spark energyPainstakingly designed for ultra high efficiency
      $24.48 - $117.27
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn63954
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Ignition Coil by Goodmark®. Some other restoration sheet metal companies may carry popular panels like hoods, fenders and quarter panels, but far too often they come up empty when you need supporting parts like...
      Faithful reproduction of the original partHighest quality sheet metal parts available
      $77.88
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4494109225
      Ford Thunderbird With Ford Big Block 385 Series Engine 1970, Ready-to-Run Marine Distributor by MSD®. MSD’s Ready-to-Run Marine Distributors are the perfect upgrade for boats that are relying on worn-out breaker points or weak...
      Black anodized for great looks and corrosion resistanceOnly three wires to connect for a simple installation
      $440.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826373149
      Ford Thunderbird With Ford Big Block 385 Series Engine 1970, Flame-Thrower™ Standard "Stock-Look" Distributor with Motorcraft Style by PerTronix®. Flame-Thrower "Stock-Look" distributors are loaded with features that you would expect...
      All new lightweight cast aluminum housingHigh dielectric strength cap and rotor with brass contacts
      $221.55 - $261.07
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826447757
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Ignitor III™ Adaptive Dwell Control with Digital Rev Limiter by PerTronix®. Ignitor III ignition module is designed for the serious performance enthusiast who demands serious power. You have seen the performance...
      Multiple sparks thru the entire RPM rangeIntegrated digital REV limiter with LED feedback for precise RPM setting
      $147.14 - $149.76
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      # 826600053
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Ignitor II™ Adaptive Dwell Control Ignition by PerTronix®. The has many of the same great features that the Ignitor has, but it's smarter. units sense the coil current level and use a powerful micro controller...
      Adaptive dwell maintains peak energy throughout the entire RPM range, reducing misfires while improving engine performanceDevelops on average 4 times more available energy between 3000 and 5000 RPM, and 2 times more available plug voltage
      $134.18 - $146.30
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826433765
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Ignitor™ Electronic Ignition 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
      $89.77 - $102.68
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn753352100
      Ford Thunderbird With Ford Big Block Engine 1970, Pro Series™ HEI Ready To Run Distributor by BTP®. BTP Pro Series Ready to Run distributors were built for you "Weekend Warriors", whether your cruising or headed to the track. They...
      Designed to make your ignition system operate at its peakMade from superior materials
      $186.90
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826528627
      Ford Thunderbird With Ford Big Block Engine 1970, HEI Distributor with Coil by TSP®. TSP's HEI Distributor has everything you need, all under one cap. With a high-quality aluminum housing and hardened steel dual bushing construction, it...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      +2
      $53.35 - $54.88
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826523807
      Ford Thunderbird With Ford Big Block Engine 1970, Pro Series Pro-Billet™ Distributor without Coil by TSP®. TSP's Pro Series Pro Billet Distributor is for the racer who needs added spark and precision for their high performance power...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $109.76
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826471643
      Ford Thunderbird With Ford Big Block Engine 1970, Pro Series™ Ready To Run Distributor without Coil by TSP®. TSP's Pro Series Ready to Run Distributor is perfect for a street performance ignition upgrade. It features a CNC-machined...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $124.39
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826459105
      Ford Thunderbird With Ford Big Block Engine 1970, Pro-Billet™ Distributor without Coil by TSP®. TSP's Pro Billet distributor is designed to get the job done. They say there is beauty in simplicity - well, this small-cap distributor...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $53.35
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826380552
      Ford Thunderbird With Ford Big Block Engine 1970, Ready To Run Distributor without Coil by TSP®. TSP's Ready to Run distributor is designed for easy installation. With the included ignition module, all you'll need to complete your...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $53.35
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn474701989
      Ford Thunderbird With Ford Big Block Engine 1970, Distributor by Big End Performance®. Provides reliable spark throughout the rpm range, so they’ll deliver the performance you need. This affordable distributor has many features that...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $247.85
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2286085
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, High Performance Points Ignition Tune Up Kit Front by Accel®. Accel points sets are equipped with extra thick contact arms to prevent flexing at high rpm. Performance condensers contain mylar foil windings to...
      Extra Thick Contact ArmsLarge Radius Tungsten Contacts
      $28.10
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826372799
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Points Eliminator Kit Front by Accel®. Put an end to high maintenance Point Ignition Systems by installing an Accel Points Eliminator Ignition Conversion Kit. By utilizing specialized electronic circuitry and a...
      Most accurate ignition timing systemImproves performance and fuel efficiency
      $47.59 - $71.39
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1491706
      Ford Thunderbird USA Manufactured 1970, Drive Gear 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...
      Increased outer hardened layer thickness (RC 55-60)Micro polished surface for smooth contact
      $52.46
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2111564
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Distributor Cap by Taylor Cable®. Periodic replacement of your distributor cap and rotor will keep your car running at peak efficiency. They should both be replaced at the same time.
      Made from alkyd moldingSuperior protection from cross firing and arcing
      $16.78
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2112197
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Distributor Cap and Rotor by Taylor Cable®. Periodic replacement of your distributor cap and rotor will keep your car running at peak efficiency. Here’s a matched set of distributor cap and rotor. They should...
      Made from alkyd moldingSuperior protection from cross-firing and arcing
      $21.81
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2112214
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Distributor Rotor by Taylor Cable®. Periodic replacement of your distributor rotor will keep your car running at peak efficiency. Deteriorated distributor rotors can cause misfires by allowing the spark to leak...
      Made from alkyd moldingSuperior protection from cross firing and arcing
      $11.36
    • (1 review)
      # 826505159
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Pro Series Pro-Billet™ HEI Ready to Run Distributor Cap by BTP®. This supreme BTP part helps your ignition system to provide a powerful and well-timed spark for complete combustion and maximum horsepower in your...
      Designed to make your ignition system operate at its peakMade from superior materials
      $15.91
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826477282
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Pro-Billet™ HEI Ready to Run Distributor Cap by BTP®. This supreme BTP part helps your ignition system to provide a powerful and well-timed spark for complete combustion and maximum horsepower in your vehicle....
      Designed to make your ignition system operate at its peakMade from superior materials
      $15.91
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn584185436
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, Distributor Hold-Down Clamp by Ford Performance®. Load bolts provide additional support for differential bearing caps. Increased ring and pinion gear life. Turn your Ford into a high-performance street and drag...
      Designed to help you get the most out of your vehiclePerfect for use in high-performance environments
      $12.83
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826591099
      Ford Thunderbird 1970, 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 - $66.35
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1682286
      Ford Thunderbird With Powerfire Distributor 1970, 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




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