1978 American Motors Matador Performance Engine Parts

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    • (0 reviews)
      # 515131485
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Classic Series Valve Cover Set by Edelbrock®. Edelbrock first made these aluminum valve covers in the late '50s and they're still a classic. Made of heavy-gauge sand-cast aluminum, Edelbrock classic...
      Made of heavy-gauge sand-cast aluminumAvailable in polished or durable black powder coated finish
      $235.81 - $295.00
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2514166
      American Motors Matador 5.9L With Street Camshaft Usage 1978, Performer-Plus Camshaft and Lifter Kit by Edelbrock®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Edelbrock features premium quality and will perform better...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $211.48
    • (0 reviews)
      # 171777860
      American Motors Matador 5.9L With Shaft Rocker Arm Mounting Style 1978, Performer & Performer RPM Satin Cylinder Head by Edelbrock®. Performer RPM heads are perfect for street performance, daily drivers, street rods and muscle cars...
      The finest quality at a great priceEdelbrock carry everything needed to complete the job
      $880.76 - $1,018.44
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4498746369
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Pro-Series Roller Timing Chain Set with Bearing by Crane Cams®. High-performance engine builders and street tuners who crave for maximum performance out of their vehicle, choose these top-grade...
      Designed to unlock more performance out of your vehicleBump up engine power to the next level
      $181.62
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2511072
      American Motors Matador 5.9L With Shaft Rocker Arm Mounting Style 1978, Performer Complete Cylinder Head by Edelbrock®. These heads include adjustable rocker stud and guide plate set-up for use with small block Chevy style adjustable...
      Include adjustable rocker stud and guide plate set-upIntake flange is dual-drilled to accommodate early and late model intake bolt patterns
      $1,029.72
    • (0 reviews)
      # 778119352
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Road Race Oil Pan by Milodon®. 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...
      Designed for Rough Terrain OperationCarry large Oil Capacity to Help Control Oil Temperature
      $494.95 - $536.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn3444261999
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Stock Replacement Oil Pan by Milodon®. 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...
      Quality generic stock replacements for factory oil pansFor engines that are not intended for racing and just need a new stock style pan
      $320.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn359112903
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Road Race Wet Sump Oil Pan by Canton Racing®. Get the most out of your racing experience with Canton Racing. Manufactured using only premium materials and advanced technologies, this product will...
      Made from high-grade materialsProvides efficient performance
      $399.00
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2515149
      American Motors Matador 5.9L W/O Block Align Bored 1978, Performer-Link Timing Set by Edelbrock®. Now, you can dial-in your camshaft with ease with Edelbrock Timing Chain Set. Edelbrock timing chain bolt onto your engine just like any...
      The finest quality at a great priceEdelbrock carry everything needed to complete the job
      $84.52
    • (0 reviews)
      # 452640544
      American Motors Matador 1978, Hi-Tech™ Engine Timing Chain by Comp Cams®. This premium product is the best way to go for those looking for the highest quality replacement that offers supreme levels of quality, performance and...
      Double Roller ChainTriple Index Gear
      $24.02 - $29.75
    • (0 reviews)
      # 452627510
      American Motors Matador 1978, Hi-Tech™ Engine Timing Set by Comp Cams®. This premium product is the best way to go for those looking for the highest quality replacement that offers supreme levels of quality, performance and...
      Cast Iron Camshaft Gear4 Degree Adjusting
      $76.85 - $161.07
    • (0 reviews)
      # 452679094
      American Motors Matador 1978, High Energy™ Engine Timing Chain by Comp Cams®. This premium product is the best way to go for those looking for the highest quality replacement that offers supreme levels of quality, performance and...
      Exceeds All Original Equipment SpecificationsPremium Quality Link Belt Type For Exceptional Durability
      $27.93 - $29.77
    • (0 reviews)
      # 452700966
      American Motors Matador 1978, High Energy™ Engine Timing Set by Comp Cams®. This premium product is the best way to go for those looking for the highest quality replacement that offers supreme levels of quality, performance and...
      Meet Or Exceed Original Equipment SpecificationsExceptional Durability
      $49.49 - $50.67
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1677074
      American Motors Matador 2BBL 5.9L 1978, Magnum™ Timing Chain by Comp Cams®. This premium product is the best way to go for those looking for the highest quality replacement that offers supreme levels of quality, performance and...
      Heavy DutyHeat Treated
      $39.50
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1678869
      American Motors Matador 2BBL 5.9L 1978, Magnum™ Timing Set by Comp Cams®. This premium product is the best way to go for those looking for the highest quality replacement that offers supreme levels of quality, performance and...
      Hardened Cast Iron4 Degree Incremental Adjusting
      $107.57
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358493046
      American Motors Matador 5.0L / 5.9L 1978, Natural One-Piece Design Timing Cover by Proform®. If you are looking to enhance your vehicle's performance, then this top-notch product is definitely what you need. Manufactured from premium...
      Carefully designed to improve the performance of your vehicleCrafted from first-rate materials
      $189.28
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358950151
      American Motors Matador 5.9L with AMC Engine 1978, Gear Drive Assembly by Milodon®. For over 40 years, Milodon Gear Drives have been acknowledged as the ultimate in quality, strength and durability whether the use be Top Fuel, Circle...
      Painstakingly designed to meet your racing needsState-of-the-art manufacturing technology
      $454.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn3444261139
      American Motors Matador 5.9L with AMC Engine 1978, Idler Gear by Milodon®. Designed for the professional and the sportsman racer, Milodon’s competition-grade products are sure to help you get in a victory lane whether in street races,...
      Designed to unlock more performance out of your vehicleDeliver a reasonable balance of strength and durability
      $87.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn3444261896
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Premium Roller Timing Chain Set by Milodon®. Premium Roller Timing Chain Sets feature the highest quality chain available. Milodon timing chains have huge 0.250" diameter non-split design rollers that...
      Designed to unlock more performance out of your vehicleDeliver a reasonable balance of strength and durability
      $87.81
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn3444262036
      American Motors Matador 5.9L with AMC Engine 1978, Timing Crank Gear by Milodon®. 1 Piece. Designed for the professional and the sportsman racer, Milodon’s competition-grade products are sure to help you get in a victory lane whether...
      Designed to unlock more performance out of your vehicleDeliver a reasonable balance of strength and durability
      $76.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1720218
      American Motors Matador 4.2L 1978, Original Race True™ Rollers Timing Set by Cloyes®. Keep your engine’s valvetrain in perfect time with Cloyes, the world leader in timing drive systems. No matter whether you need a timing gear or...
      Maintains critical valve timingPrevents performance problems and possible engine damage that can result from incorrect timing
      $143.46
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358594565
      American Motors Matador 4.2L with Rambler 6 Cylinder AMC Engine 1978, Billet Adjustable Double Roller Timing Set with Standard Length Chain by JP Performance®. JP Performance make a large range of timing chain sets for V8's, six and...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $106.08
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4495383563
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Signature Series No Baffle Valve Covers by Edelbrock®. Engineered for function and styled for good looks, triple chrome-plated Signature Series valve covers have stock-style breather baffles that...
      Good looksTriple chrome-plated
      $51.92
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn753352743
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Valve Covers by BTP®. Get more out of your engine with this premium part! It ensures long-lasting durability and provides significant increases for your engine performance. Thanks to great design and...
      Designed for the most power and maximum performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $27.45
    • (0 reviews)
      # 898301387
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Fabricated Aluminum Valve Cover by Racing Power Company®. Style: Finned. Height: 3-7/16". This top-grade product is expertly made in compliance with stringent industry standards to offer a fusion of a...
      One-of-a-kind style will help customize your autoWill deliver unparalleled levels of durability
      $169.30
    • (0 reviews)
      # 898382311
      American Motors Matador 1978, Steel Valve Covers by Racing Power Company®. Style: Plain. Type: 2 Pieces. Short. This top-grade product is expertly made in compliance with stringent industry standards to offer a fusion of a well-balanced...
      One-of-a-kind style will help customize your autoWill deliver unparalleled levels of durability
      $27.53 - $30.66
    • (1 review)
      # mpn1351338
      American Motors Matador 4.2L 1978, Valve Cover by Spectre Performance®. Rooted in racing, Spectre Performance designs and builds every product with the same goal in mind - the best performance in the market proven on the racetrack! All...
      High-tech engine parts for the most power and best performanceThe finest exterior and interior parts for superior appearance and functionality
      $34.88
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1354848
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Valve Cover Set by Spectre Performance®. Rooted in racing, Spectre Performance designs and builds every product with the same goal in mind - the best performance in the market proven on the racetrack!...
      High-tech engine parts for the most power and best performanceThe finest exterior and interior parts for superior appearance and functionality
      $37.75
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2576602214
      American Motors Matador 4.2L 1978, Traditional Valve Cover by Trans-Dapt®. Contents One set of Chrome Valve Covers. Gaskets and bolts not included. 1 Piece. Gaskets and bolts not included. Trans-Dapt offers a wide variety of Durable...
      Built to match your exact requirementsHigh quality you can rely on
      $44.46
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358726889
      American Motors Matador 5.0L / 5.9L 1978, Traditional Valve Covers by Trans-Dapt®. Trans-Dapt offers a wide variety of Durable Chrome finished O.E.M. Style, Custom and C.I.D. logo model valve covers to match the look you are trying to...
      Built to match your exact requirementsHigh quality you can rely on
      $66.91
    • (0 reviews)
      # 301765207
      American Motors Matador 5.9L With AMC Engine 1978, External Oil System by Milodon®. External oil systems allow the bypassing of irregular and restrictive stock internal oil passages. These systems allow the placement of the pick-up in...
      Painstakingly designed to meet your racing needsState-of-the-art manufacturing technology
      $249.95 - $428.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1899202
      American Motors Matador 4.2L / 5.9L 1978, Premium Wrench-Off Oil Filter by K&N®. Filter Material: High Flow Premium Media. Gasket Material: Nitrile Rubber. Height: 4.688" (119 mm). Outside Diameter: 3.781" (96 mm). Style: Canister....
      1-in. nut welded to canister to facilitate removalThicker canister walls for strength and durability
      $15.41
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1899231
      American Motors Matador 4.2L / 5.9L 1978, Pro Series Premium Oil Filter by K&N®. Filter Material: High Flow Premium Media. Gasket Material: Nitrile Rubber. Height: 4.688" (119 mm). Outside Diameter: 3.781" (96 mm). Style: Canister....
      High flow rates with reduced filter restrictionHigh capacity filter media allows for extended change intervals
      $11.88
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2515136
      American Motors Matador 5.9L With Street Camshaft Usage / With Street/Strip Camshaft Usage 1978, Performer RPM Camshaft by Edelbrock®. Designed for street high-performance applications, Performer RPM cams provide power from 1500 to 6500...
      50-state emissions street legalThe finest quality at a great price
      $260.59
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1592810066
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Big Mutha Thumpr™ Hydraulic Flat Tappet Camshaft by Comp Cams®. This premium product is the best way to go for those looking for the highest quality replacement that offers supreme levels of quality,...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $195.63
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1592903574
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Big Mutha Thumpr™ Hydraulic Flat Tappet Camshaft Kit by Comp Cams®. This premium product is the best way to go for those looking for the highest quality replacement that offers supreme levels of...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $523.37
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1592885582
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Big Mutha Thumpr™ Hydraulic Flat Tappet Camshaft and Lifter Kit by Comp Cams®. This premium product is the best way to go for those looking for the highest quality replacement that offers supreme...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $270.92
    • (0 reviews)
      # 653621185
      American Motors Matador 1978, High Energy™ Camshaft by Comp Cams®. This premium product is the best way to go for those looking for the highest quality replacement that offers supreme levels of quality, performance and reliability....
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $147.37 - $153.91
    • (0 reviews)
      # 653732264
      American Motors Matador 1978, High Energy™ Camshaft Kit by Comp Cams®. This premium product is the best way to go for those looking for the highest quality replacement that offers supreme levels of quality, performance and...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $362.54 - $421.73
    • (0 reviews)
      # 653778445
      American Motors Matador 1978, High Energy™ Camshaft Small Kit by Comp Cams®. This premium product is the best way to go for those looking for the highest quality replacement that offers supreme levels of quality, performance and...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $250.85 - $273.25
    • (0 reviews)
      # 653689075
      American Motors Matador 1978, High Energy™ Camshaft and Lifter Kit by Comp Cams®. This premium product is the best way to go for those looking for the highest quality replacement that offers supreme levels of quality, performance and...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $203.81 - $224.85
    • (0 reviews)
      # 653782529
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Magnum™ Camshaft by Comp Cams®. This premium product is the best way to go for those looking for the highest quality replacement that offers supreme levels of quality, performance and reliability....
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $147.37 - $153.91
    • (0 reviews)
      # 653879344
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Magnum™ Camshaft Kit by Comp Cams®. This premium product is the best way to go for those looking for the highest quality replacement that offers supreme levels of quality, performance and...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $461.25 - $477.55
    • (0 reviews)
      # 653634478
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Magnum™ Camshaft Small Kit by Comp Cams®. This premium product is the best way to go for those looking for the highest quality replacement that offers supreme levels of quality, performance and...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $295.39
    • (0 reviews)
      # 653721264
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Magnum™ Camshaft and Lifter Kit by Comp Cams®. This premium product is the best way to go for those looking for the highest quality replacement that offers supreme levels of quality, performance and...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $224.85
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1592810067
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Mutha Thumpr™ Hydraulic Flat Tappet Camshaft by Comp Cams®. This premium product is the best way to go for those looking for the highest quality replacement that offers supreme levels of quality,...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $195.63
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1592903575
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Mutha Thumpr™ Hydraulic Flat Tappet Camshaft Kit by Comp Cams®. This premium product is the best way to go for those looking for the highest quality replacement that offers supreme levels of quality,...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $523.37
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1592885583
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Mutha Thumpr™ Hydraulic Flat Tappet Camshaft and Lifter Kit by Comp Cams®. This premium product is the best way to go for those looking for the highest quality replacement that offers supreme levels...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $270.92
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1592810006
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Thumpr™ Hydraulic Flat Tappet Camshaft by Comp Cams®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by COMP Cams features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $195.63
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1592903576
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Thumpr™ Hydraulic Flat Tappet Camshaft Kit by Comp Cams®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by COMP Cams features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $523.62
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1592885584
      American Motors Matador 1978, Thumpr™ Hydraulic Flat Tappet Camshaft and Lifter Kit by Comp Cams®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by COMP Cams features premium quality and will perform better than advertised....
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $270.92
    • (0 reviews)
      # 653743200
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Xtreme Energy™ Camshaft 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...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $195.63 - $202.32
    • (0 reviews)
      # 653926344
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Xtreme Energy™ Camshaft Kit 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...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $507.34 - $523.62
    • (0 reviews)
      # 653897412
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Xtreme Energy™ Camshaft Small Kit 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...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $342.07
    • (0 reviews)
      # 653924228
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Xtreme Energy™ Camshaft and Lifter Kit by Comp Cams®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by COMP Cams features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $270.92
    • (0 reviews)
      # 98550453
      American Motors Matador 1978, Hydraulic Flat Tappet Camshaft 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...
      Designed to unlock more performance out of your vehicleBump up engine power to the next level
      $136.91 - $244.93
    • (0 reviews)
      # 98550461
      American Motors Matador 5.9L Automatic Transmission 1978, Hydraulic Lifter Camshaft by Crane Cams®. High-performance engine builders and street tuners who crave for maximum performance out of their vehicle, choose these top-grade...
      Designed to unlock more performance out of your vehicleBump up engine power to the next level
      $244.93 - $245.16
    • (0 reviews)
      # 98550467
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, Hydraulic Roller Tappet Camshaft 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...
      Designed to unlock more performance out of your vehicleBump up engine power to the next level
      $416.86 - $417.65
    • (0 reviews)
      # 98550472
      American Motors Matador 1978, Mechanical Lifter Flat Tappet Camshaft 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...
      Designed to unlock more performance out of your vehicleBump up engine power to the next level
      $228.99 - $244.93
    • (0 reviews)
      # 98550480
      American Motors Matador 5.9L 1978, PowerMax Cam and Lifter Kit 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...
      Designed to unlock more performance out of your vehicleBump up engine power to the next level
      $242.26 - $326.97




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