1972 Mercury Cougar Performance Ignition Systems

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      # mpn1442972
      Mercury Cougar H Engine VIN Character 1972, 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...
      Performance upgrade for canister style coilsHigh voltage and energy output
      $51.39
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1489257
      Mercury Cougar H / Q Engine VIN Character USA Manufactured 1972, 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...
      Simple and clean installation with only three wires to connectPowerful built-in module produces a 7.5 amp single spark through high rpm
      $429.95
    • (1 review)
      # 803899271
      Mercury Cougar H Engine VIN Character 1972, PlasmaCore™ Inconel Electrode Pulse Nickel Spark Plugs with Resistor by Pulstar®. Inconel-electrode Pulse Plugs. Designed specifically for most popular vehicles, PlasmaCore™ Inconel...
      Increased horsepowerBetter torque
      $14.95 - $119.60
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2286087
      Mercury Cougar 1972, 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 percent...
      Comes With Ballast ResistorEffective Up To 6500 RPM
      $69.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89660523
      Mercury Cougar 1972 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...
      8000, 8800, & 8900 Series, 550°F-rated8.8mm yellow high temperature silicone jacket
      $86.54 - $90.87
    • (0 reviews)
      # 803901077
      Mercury Cougar 1972, 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)
      # 86814007
      Mercury Cougar 1972 Super Conductor 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 is...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $105.95 - $117.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826593677
      Mercury Cougar 1972, 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 - $141.05
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826515802
      Mercury Cougar Base / XR-7 1972, Flame-Thrower™ Automotive Billet Distributor by PerTronix®. Plug n' Play billet distributors are designed for maximum ignition performance at a price you can afford. The distributors are available with...
      Limited 1 year mechanicalDigital performance solutions give you more power and more features in a smaller package
      $266.95 - $306.45
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358582807
      Mercury Cougar 1972 Blue Max™ 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 specifically engineered to make your vehicle...
      Designed to deliver premium qualityRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $84.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2293517
      Mercury Cougar 1972, 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 a...
      Optimized Low ResistanceHigh Energy Output
      $42.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1489261
      Mercury Cougar H Engine VIN Character USA Manufactured 1972, Pro-Billet™ Standard Vacuum Advance Distributor by MSD®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by MSD features premium quality and will perform better than...
      Billet housing is 5/8” smaller in diameter than stock Ford distributorsEasy-to-adjust mechanical advance with supplied springs and stop bushings
      $397.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89593080
      Mercury Cougar 1972 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
      $31.35 - $60.56
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826393224
      Mercury Cougar 1972, 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 distributor, 50,000 volt E-Core...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $340.98
    • (0 reviews)
      # 803886355
      Mercury Cougar 1972, U-Groove™ Copper Spark Plug by Accel®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Accel features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and lifestyle, it...
      U-Groove designed for spark deliveryCopper core utilized for maximum spark
      $20.53 - $32.43
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4498087288
      Mercury Cougar 1972, Premium Racing LGS Spark Plug by Brisk®. Thread Size: 14 mm. Reach Size: 1/2" (12.7 mm). Hexagon Size: 5/8" (16 mm). Heat Range: 17. Brisk Premium LGS spark plug has been developed after two-year cooperation with...
      High-Potential Semi-Surface discharge equals more powerDischarge at the point of richest mixture in 360° perimeter
      $13.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2272653
      Mercury Cougar 1972 300+™ Spark Plug Race Wire Set with Male Tower Or Point Style Distributor Cap by Accel®. These Accel 300+ wire sets are custom tailored for race engines and their builders. The oversize 8.8mm wire is rated for 600...
      150 Ohms/ft. Of Resistance600 F Rated Silicone Jacket
      $105.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1588771650
      Mercury Cougar 1972 Armor Shield Spark Plug Wire Set with Point Style Distributor Cap by Accel®. Accel Armor Shield wires feature a metallic braided wire that delivers maximum spark energy while providing a Pro Street look. Armor Shield...
      8mm, 450°F-ratedPro-street applications
      $94.11
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2870416256
      Mercury Cougar 1972 Endurance Plus™ Wire Set by Accel®. 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 performance out of...
      Quality retail aftermarket wire setsMaximum voltage and starting power
      $19.30
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2870416093
      Mercury Cougar 1972 Prestolite ProConnect™ Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. ProConnect ignition wire sets meet or exceed OE/OES specifications, performance and quality. These cables match the original color and are designed to provide...
      Carbon impregnated fiberglass coreFiberglass braid for added strength
      $30.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89593084
      Mercury Cougar 1972 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
      +1
      $41.09 - $60.56
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87252113
      Mercury Cougar H / Q Engine VIN Character 1972 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...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $41.74 - $48.17
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358720401
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 Cleveland Engine / Windsor Engine 1972 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...
      Two current paths for reliability and redundancyPrimary path: Spiral wound stainless steel alloy
      $57.78
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819635995
      Mercury Cougar 1972 Flame-Thrower™ MAGx2 Custom 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 provide...
      Two current paths for reliability and redundancyPrimary path: Spiral wound stainless steel alloy
      $64.05 - $69.15
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87805791
      Mercury Cougar H / Q Engine VIN Character 1972 409 Pro Race™ Spark Plug Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. Taylor’s biggest ignition wire is available in red, in custom sets designed to fit muscle cars, performance cars, sports, compacts...
      Double spring locking terminal100% pure silicone 10.4 mm outer jacket
      $129.17
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2119397
      Mercury Cougar H / Q Engine VIN Character 1972 High Energy™ 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...
      Available For Street Or Track ApplicationsHigh Temperature and Oil Resistant Wire Insulation
      $38.97
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819600919
      Mercury Cougar H / Q Engine VIN Character 1972 Spiro-Pro™ Wire Set (2-ESD) 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...
      Available For Street Or Track ApplicationsSpiro-Wound With Stainless Steel Wire
      $66.26
    • (0 reviews)
      # 906112696
      Mercury Cougar H / Q Engine VIN Character 1972 ThunderVolt™ Ignition Wire Set (3-ESD) by Taylor Cable®. DYNO-Tested and Track Proven to provide 5 HP and 7 lbs. torque more than the competition, ThunderVolt 50 ignition wires provide...
      10.4mm diameter40 Ohms/ft.
      $145.14
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87805803
      Mercury Cougar H / Q Engine VIN Character 1972 ThunderVolt™ Performance 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 RFI/EMI...
      Exclusive copper/nickel alloy bonded by a conductive acrylic coverFerrite spiral-wound core provides low resistance for optimum RFI and RMI suppression
      +2
      $71.42
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2286122
      Mercury Cougar 1972, 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 top...
      For Heavy Duty And Off Road UseCanister Style Coil
      $60.73
    • (0 reviews)
      # 904824366
      Mercury Cougar 1972, 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. Works...
      Effective To 6500 RPM
      $28.34 - $32.54
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1496601039
      Mercury Cougar H Engine VIN Character USA Manufactured 1972, Street Pro-Billet™ Distributor by MSD®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by MSD features premium quality and will perform better than advertised....
      Includes Steel Gear, compatible with hydraulic roller camsBillet housing is 5/8" smaller in diameter than stock Ford distributors
      $399.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826540244
      Mercury Cougar 1972, Ignitor II™ Adaptive Dwell Ignition Control 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 to...
      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)
      # 826397288
      Mercury Cougar 1972, 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)
      # 826471695
      Mercury Cougar 1972, Vertex Distributor by Taylor Cable®. Ready to Run. This products is an OEM and Performance company that was built on its founding heritage supported by a tradition of Legendary Quality. Designed utilizing the latest...
      Housing Is Potted w/ A Premium Grade Epoxy EncasePrimary And Secondary Winding
      $335.42 - $355.15
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826598650
      Mercury Cougar 1972, 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 is built to last. It...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      +2
      $51.22 - $54.88
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826504167
      Mercury Cougar 1972, 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 plant. It features a high...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $109.76
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826399759
      Mercury Cougar 1972, 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 billet aluminum body and...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $124.39
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826470520
      Mercury Cougar 1972, 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 has it in spades. Lacking the...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $53.35 - $54.88
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826572043
      Mercury Cougar 1972, 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 set-up is a coil. Using simple...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $53.35 - $54.88
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1753047443
      Mercury Cougar With Ford Small Block Engine 1972, Distributor by Professional Products®. Designed with expert craftsmanship this first-rate distributor provides effective power supply to each individual spark plug. Made from first-rate...
      Knob Provides Precise Timing SettingEasy installation
      $122.35
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1753047444
      Mercury Cougar With Ford Small Block Engine 1972, Powerfire II™ Distributor by Professional Products®. Designed with expert craftsmanship this first-rate distributor provides effective power supply to each individual spark plug. Made...
      Knob Provides Precise Timing SettingEasy installation
      $122.35
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1589831592
      Mercury Cougar With Ford Small Block Engine 1972, Pro Race™ Circle Track Distributor by Fast®. When it comes to high end circle track racing where engines demand the most accuratetiming and reliable trigger signals, FAST™ Pro Race...
      The most accurate and advanced distributor for racingApproved for use in NASCAR competition
      $766.53
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358493559
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 With Ford Small Block Windsor Engine 1972, Standard DUI Racing Distributor by Performance Distributors®. The Racing DUI has a 30 day warranty from date of purchase. The Racing Ford DUI (Davis Unified Ignition) is a...
      One-Wire HookupTwice The Firepower Of A Magneto
      $456.74
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1589832414
      Mercury Cougar With Ford Small Block Engine 1972, Hi-6RC Ignition Kit by Fast®. 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...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $686.10
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2286085
      Mercury Cougar 1972, 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)
      # mpn2284558
      Mercury Cougar With Motorcraft Single Point Distributor 1972, 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...
      More Accurate Ignition TimingImproves Performance
      $71.39
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1467522
      Mercury Cougar USA Manufactured 1972, 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
      $89.96
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826430115
      Mercury Cougar 1972, 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
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2111564
      Mercury Cougar 1972, 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
      Mercury Cougar 1972, 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 both...
      Made from alkyd moldingSuperior protection from cross-firing and arcing
      $21.81
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2112214
      Mercury Cougar H / Q Engine VIN Character 1972, 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...
      Made from alkyd moldingSuperior protection from cross firing and arcing
      $11.36
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1682286
      Mercury Cougar With Powerfire Distributor 1972, Distributor Advance Lockout Kit by Professional Products®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Professional Products features premium quality and will perform better...
      Timing Advance Lockout KitEasy installation
      $4.58
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1682287
      Mercury Cougar 1972, 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
      Mercury Cougar 1972, 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 you...
      Carefully engineered to increase spark energyPainstakingly designed for ultra high efficiency
      $2.30
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826598955
      Mercury Cougar 1972, Distributor Gear by PRW®. PRW bronze distributor gears are designed to minimize wear to your high performance camshaft. These distributor gears are crafted from superior quality bronze aluminum and are precision CNC...
      Easily replacedRoll pin included
      $32.85 - $39.15
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826599996
      Mercury Cougar H Engine VIN Character 1972, Distributor Drive Gear by Vertex Magnetos®. Bronze distributor drive gears are generally best used on billet steel camshafts, which can be damaged by the stock iron gears. These gears are not...
      Bronze composition safe against steel billet camshafts0° or 12° advance
      $58.81 - $61.30
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358502497
      Mercury Cougar With Ford Small Block Engine 1972, Ignition Crank Trigger Kit by Fast®. Engineers at FAST™ turned to the OEMs to see what they trust in the way of rpm-measuring crank triggers for their 400 and 500 horsepower daily...
      Includes all required mounting hardware; plug and play with most aftermarket EFI systemsUltra durable CNC-machined aluminum bracket with clearly labeled precision timing marks
      $253.09
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4486063142
      Mercury Cougar Cleveland Engine 1972, Professional™ Double Platinum Spark Plug by ACDelco®. Designed for today’s most popular autos, as well as several marine applications, ACDelco’s Rapidfire® Platinum Spark Plugs fit engines...
      Ribless insulator that improves the plug-to-boot sealTapered center wire electrode with a platinum pad reduces the firing diameter and helps improve the firing efficiency by concentrating and directing energy needed to fire the plug with less voltage
      $5.43
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4486063127
      Mercury Cougar Cleveland Engine 1972, Professional™ Rapidfire Platinum Spark Plug by ACDelco®. Designed for today’s most popular autos, as well as several marine applications, ACDelco’s Rapidfire® Platinum Spark Plugs fit engines...
      Ribless insulator that improves the plug-to-boot sealTapered center wire electrode with a platinum pad reduces the firing diameter and helps improve the firing efficiency by concentrating and directing energy needed to fire the plug with less voltage
      $3.22




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