1974 Mercury Cougar Performance Ignition Systems

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    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1442972
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 A / H Engine VIN Character 1974, 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...
      Performance upgrade for canister style coilsHigh voltage and energy output
      $51.39
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826581997
      Mercury Cougar USA Manufactured 1974, 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
      $429.95 - $515.95
    • (1 review)
      # 803930805
      Mercury Cougar A / H / Q / S Engine VIN Character 1974, PlasmaCore™ Inconel Electrode Pulse Plug 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 XR-7 1974, 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)
      # mpn2870417101
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 5.8L 1974, Spiral Core 8.8mm 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...
      8000, 8800, & 8900 Series, 550°F-rated8.8mm yellow high temperature silicone jacket
      $88.70
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89660532
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 1974, Spiral Core 8.8mm Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. Threaded Diameter: 8.8 mm. These ACCEL 8.8mm wires feature a carbon/graphite core that virtually eliminate RFI noise while providing maximum conductivity for...
      8000, 8800, & 8900 Series, 550°F-rated8.8mm yellow high temperature silicone jacket
      $86.54 - $90.87
    • (0 reviews)
      # 803918467
      Mercury Cougar 1974, Performance 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 while...
      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)
      # 821561173
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 1974, 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...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $105.95 - $117.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826374236
      Mercury Cougar 1974, 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)
      # 803904228
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 A / S Engine VIN Character 1974, U-Groove™ HP Copper Spark Plug with Resistor by Accel®. ACCEL HP Spark Plugs are made with a Copper core which is a better conductor than Platinum and Iridium. They deliver a...
      The Copper core is a better conductor than Iridium or Platinum plugsCopper dissipates heat much better than other materials
      $3.38 - $26.25
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826604487
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 5.8L 1974, 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 5.8L / 6.6L 1974, 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...
      Designed to deliver premium qualityRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $84.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2293517
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 1974, 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,...
      Optimized Low ResistanceHigh Energy Output
      $42.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826376364
      Mercury Cougar USA Manufactured 1974, Pro-Billet™ Standard 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...
      Billet housing is 5/8” smaller in diameter than stock Ford distributorsEasy-to-adjust mechanical advance with supplied springs and stop bushings
      $380.95 - $397.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2126688
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 Q / S Engine VIN Character 1974, 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...
      Kevlar Helically Spiral Wound CoreDurable Silicone Double Layer Jacket
      $36.79
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89593139
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 1974, 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...
      8mm yellow, red, black and blue silicone jacketStreet-driven applications
      $31.35 - $64.90
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2276873
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 1974, Super Stock Spiral Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. Threaded Diameter: 8 mm. With Point Style Or Female Socket Distributor Cap. These Accel Super Stock wire sets are a true performance upgrade replacement for OE...
      8 mm SpiralStainless Steel Spark Plug Terminals
      $60.56
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826375689
      Mercury Cougar 5.8L 1974, 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...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $340.98
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1682284
      Mercury Cougar 5.8L 1974, Powerfire™ 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 materials...
      Precision Made DistributorKnob Provides Precise Timing Setting
      $150.58
    • (0 reviews)
      # 803918820
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 1974, U-Groove™ 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 is...
      U-Groove designed for spark deliveryCopper core utilized for maximum spark
      $20.53 - $32.43
    • (0 reviews)
      # 803907949
      Mercury Cougar 1974, Copper Spark Plug with Resistor by Autolite®. These spark plugs by Autolite are specially designed and manufactured to ensure quick starts, dependable performance, and smooth acceleration. The products are made of...
      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"
      $2.44
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89593126
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 1974, 300+ Race Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. Threaded Diameter: 8.8 mm. These Accel 300+ wire sets are custom tailored for race engines and their builders. The oversize 8.8mm wire is rated for 600 degrees F and...
      150 ohms per foot8.8mm oversize silicone jacket
      $105.95 - $109.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2870416256
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 5.8L 1974, 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...
      Quality retail aftermarket wire setsMaximum voltage and starting power
      $19.30
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1588771650
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 1974, 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...
      8mm, 450°F-ratedPro-street applications
      $94.11
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819619998
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 1974, 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
      $30.02 - $30.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 821487261
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 1974, 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)
      # mpn1588771650
      Mercury Cougar A / H / Q / S Engine VIN Character 1974, 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...
      8mm, 450°F-ratedPro-street applications
      $94.11
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1471504
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 A / H / Q / S Engine VIN Character 1974, 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....
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $48.17
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358720401
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 5.8L Cleveland Engine / Windsor Engine 1974, 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...
      Two current paths for reliability and redundancyPrimary path: Spiral wound stainless steel alloy
      $57.78
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819667990
      Mercury Cougar 1974, 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)
      # 87805853
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 1974, 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...
      Double spring locking terminal100% pure silicone 10.4 mm outer jacket
      $129.17
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87805866
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 1974, 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...
      Available For Street Or Track ApplicationsHigh Temperature and Oil Resistant Wire Insulation
      $38.97 - $39.71
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87805870
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 1974, 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)
      # mpn1593896529
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 H Engine VIN Character with Small Block Engine with HEI Distributor 1974, Street Thunder 8mm Ignition Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. This products is an OEM and Performance company that was built on its founding heritage...
      Kevlar Helically Spiral Wound CoreDurable Silicone Double Layer Jacket
      $43.87
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87805885
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 1974, 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)
      # 87805895
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 1974, 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...
      10.4mm diameter40 Ohms/ft.
      $145.14
    • (0 reviews)
      # 839655558
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 1974, 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)
      # 826608042
      Mercury Cougar USA Manufactured 1974, Street Pro-Billet™ 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...
      Includes Steel Gear, compatible with hydraulic roller camsBillet housing is 5/8" smaller in diameter than stock Ford distributors
      $385.95 - $399.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358720408
      Mercury Cougar With Motorcraft Single Point Distributor 1974, Ignitor III™ Adaptive Dwell Control Multiple Spark with Digital Rev Limiter by PerTronix®. Ignitor III ignition module is designed for the serious performance enthusiast...
      Multiple sparks thru the entire RPM rangeIntegrated digital REV limiter with LED feedback for precise RPM setting
      $147.14
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826494415
      Mercury Cougar With Motorcraft Distributor 1974, 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...
      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 - $158.34
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826499864
      Mercury Cougar 1974, 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 - $116.04
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826414928
      Mercury Cougar 5.8L 1974, 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...
      Housing Is Potted w/ A Premium Grade Epoxy EncasePrimary And Secondary Winding
      $335.42 - $355.15
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826594339
      Mercury Cougar 5.8L 1974, 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)
      # 826574766
      Mercury Cougar 5.8L 1974, 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)
      # 826545518
      Mercury Cougar 5.8L 1974, 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)
      # 826539995
      Mercury Cougar 5.8L 1974, 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...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $53.35 - $54.88
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826451574
      Mercury Cougar 5.8L 1974, 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...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $53.35 - $54.88
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358493559
      Mercury Cougar XR-7 5.8L With Ford Small Block Windsor Engine 1974, 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)...
      One-Wire HookupTwice The Firepower Of A Magneto
      $456.74
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn474701989
      Mercury Cougar 7.5L With Ford Big Block Engine 1974, 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...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $247.85
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2286085
      Mercury Cougar 1974, 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 1974, 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 5.8L / 7.5L USA Manufactured 1974, 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...
      Increased outer hardened layer thickness (RC 55-60)Micro polished surface for smooth contact
      $89.96
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2111564
      Mercury Cougar 1974, 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 1974, 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 A / H / Q / S Engine VIN Character 1974, 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...
      Made from alkyd moldingSuperior protection from cross firing and arcing
      $11.36
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1682286
      Mercury Cougar With Powerfire Distributor 1974, 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 1974, 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 1974, 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)
      # mpn1673093
      Mercury Cougar 7.5L 1974, Distributor Gear by Comp Cams®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by COMP Cams features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and lifestyle, it...
      45 Extruded Aluminum Bronze5 Percent Nickel
      $61.54
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826508927
      Mercury Cougar 1974, Distributor Gear by Lunati®. Because stock cast iron gears are not compatible with steel roller camshafts, it is necessary to use bronze gears when installing such camshafts. They have a unique high-strength tooth...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $72.39




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