1978 Pontiac Grand Prix Performance Ignition Systems

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    • (0 reviews)
      # 826418303
      Pontiac Grand Prix 5.0L With HEI Distributor 1978, Performance Replacement™ Distributor Front by Accel®. ACCEL Performance Replacement Distributors are the perfect choice for your daily driver or street machine. Using all new...
      Cast aluminum housing with precision bearingEpoxy over mold with brass terminals
      $131.95 - $141.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1442975
      Pontiac Grand Prix A / U / Y Engine VIN Character 1978, Blaster™ HEI Direct Ignition Coil by MSD®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by MSD features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $80.32
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn753352122
      Pontiac Grand Prix 4.9L / 5.0L 1978, 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 cap. They...
      Designed to make your ignition system operate at its peakMade from superior materials
      $80.51
    • (1 review)
      # 803916742
      Pontiac Grand Prix 4.9L / 5.0L 1978, PlasmaCore™ Inconel Electrode Pulse Nickel Spark Plugs with Resistor by Pulstar®. Inconel-electrode Pulse Plugs. Designed specifically for most popular vehicles, PlasmaCore™ Inconel Electrode...
      Increased horsepowerBetter torque
      $14.95 - $119.60
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358502511
      Pontiac Grand Prix 5.0L With Chevy Big Block Engine / With Chevy Small Block Engine 1978, Billet Distributor by Fast®. Due to a variety of changes and updates developed by the talented electrical engineers at FAST™, these dual-sync...
      20 AWG, extreme-duty flexible-style wires for increased strength and durabilityRevised sensor placement and advanced plate sleeve designs create increased accuracy and reliability
      $374.79
    • (0 reviews)
      # 839668535
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978, Front Super Coil Kit 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...
      10-15% More EnergyDirect Plug In Replacement Direct OE Fit
      $69.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826483415
      Pontiac Grand Prix 5.0L With Chevy Big Block Engine / With Chevy Small Block Engine 1978, Race Billet Distributor by Fast®. The FAST™ Race Billet Distributors were designed to deliver the most accurate trigger signal possible...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $325.19 - $328.20
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89662811
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978 Spark Plug Wire Set with Male Tower Distributor Cap by Accel®. These ACCEL 8.8mm wires feature a carbon/graphite core that virtually eliminate RFI noise while providing maximum conductivity for ultimate...
      500 Ohms/ft. Of Resistance550 F Rated Silicone Jacket
      $88.70 - $93.03
    • (0 reviews)
      # 86820371
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978 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
      $92.10 - $105.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1440494
      Pontiac Grand Prix 5.0L With MSD Distributor 1978 Super Conductor Wire Set Below Header/Exhaust Manifold by MSD®. The MSD 8.5mm Super Conductor Wire is "the" performance wire. Engineered from the inside out, the 8.5 offers everything...
      Helically wound conductorSuppresses electro and radio noise
      $112.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4494108620
      Pontiac Grand Prix 5.0L With Chevy Small Block Engine 1978, HEI Distributor with Small Cap by Speed FX®. With Ignition Control Module, Magnetic Trigger, Vacuum Advance, Chromoly Steel Gear, Polished Billet Aluminum Shaft, With HEI/Male...
      Provides effective power supply to each spark plugDesigned to strict quality standards
      $97.51
    • (0 reviews)
      # 803907679
      Pontiac Grand Prix 4.9L / 5.0L 1978, U-Groove™ HP Copper Spark Plugs 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 stronger spark...
      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)
      # 826509524
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978, 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
      $280.90 - $320.52
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826463691
      Pontiac Grand Prix 5.0L USA Manufactured 1978, 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...
      Easy-to-adjust mechanical advance with supplied springs and stop bushingsVacuum advance canister for improved economy (can be locked out)
      $280.95 - $421.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87814684
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978 Street Thunder™ 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 street car.
      Kevlar Helically Spiral Wound CoreDurable Silicone Double Layer Jacket
      $30.66 - $33.53
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358492907
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978, HEI Distributor Built-In Coil 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 quality materials this...
      Carefully designed to improve the performance of your vehicleCrafted from first-rate materials
      $194.70
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826608232
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978, Flame-Thrower™ HEI Street And Strip Distributor by PerTronix®. Designed with expert craftsmanship this first-rate distributor provides effective power supply to each individual spark plug. Made from first-rate...
      New lightweight aluminum alloy housingHigh dielectric strength cap with brass terminals and low resistance coil brush
      $251.99 - $262.85
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826372744
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978, 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)
      # mpn1682282
      Pontiac Grand Prix 5.0L 1978, 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...
      Precision Made DistributorKnob Provides Precise Timing Setting
      $150.58
    • (0 reviews)
      # 803899851
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978, U-Groove™ Resistor Header 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...
      Shorty Spark Plugs For Tubular Exhaust HeadersEliminates Dimpling Headers For Added Clearance
      $32.43
    • (0 reviews)
      # 803898829
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978, Copper Spark Plug with Resistor by Autolite®. Modified. OE Style. These spark plugs by Autolite are specially designed and manufactured to ensure quick starts, dependable performance, and smooth acceleration....
      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)
      # 898247806
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978, 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...
      High-Potential Semi-Surface discharge equals more powerDischarge at the point of richest mixture in 360° perimeter
      $13.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2272653
      Pontiac Grand Prix 4.9L 1978 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...
      150 Ohms/ft. Of Resistance600 F Rated Silicone Jacket
      $105.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89662805
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978 Armor Shield Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. Accel Armor Shield wires feature a metallic braided wire that delivers maximum spark energy while providing a Pro Street look. Armor Shield Wire sets enhance the...
      8mm, 450°F-ratedPro-street applications
      $86.54 - $89.79
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2870416026
      Pontiac Grand Prix 3.8L 1978 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...
      Quality retail aftermarket wire setsMaximum voltage and starting power
      $19.30
    • (0 reviews)
      # 209779418
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978 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...
      Carbon impregnated fiberglass coreFiberglass braid for added strength
      $31.10 - $41.82
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89605080
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978 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
      $40.01 - $60.56
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87253348
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978 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,...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $43.89 - $48.17
    • (0 reviews)
      # 456280158
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978 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...
      Two current paths for reliability and redundancyPrimary path: Spiral wound stainless steel alloy
      $60.44 - $66.65
    • (0 reviews)
      # 199934934
      Pontiac Grand Prix 5.0L 1978 409 Pro Race™ Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. Taylor’s biggest ignition wire is available in red or blue, in custom sets designed to fit muscle cars, performance cars, sports, compacts and truck applications....
      Available For Street Or Track ApplicationsContinuous Heat Protection Up To 600 deg. F
      $124.61 - $131.31
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87814671
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978 High Energy™ Wire Set (2-ESD) 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 Proboot with...
      Available For Street Or Track ApplicationsHigh Temperature and Oil Resistant Wire Insulation
      $31.33 - $34.22
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87814674
      Pontiac Grand Prix 5.0L 1978 Spiro-Pro™ 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 jacketing and...
      Available For Street Or Track ApplicationsSpiro-Wound With Stainless Steel Wire
      $73.62 - $82.00
    • (0 reviews)
      # 906258998
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978 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 100% silicone jacketing...
      Available For Street Or Track ApplicationsSpiro-Wound With Stainless Steel Wire
      $63.91 - $66.26
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87814694
      Pontiac Grand Prix 5.0L With Small Block Engine 1978 Street Thunder™ Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. This products is an OEM and Performance company that was built on its founding heritage supported by a tradition of Legendary Quality....
      Kevlar Helically Spiral Wound CoreDurable Silicone Double Layer Jacket
      $36.39 - $43.87
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87814681
      Pontiac Grand Prix 5.0L With HEI Distributor 1978 Street™ Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. Taylor's 8mm Spiro-Pro wire and stainless braided covering with polished aluminum boot protectors will provide an amazing accent in your engine...
      8mm silicone wire100% Silicone boots w/SS dual-spring connectors
      $88.24 - $194.85
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87814687
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978 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 suppression.
      Exclusive copper/nickel alloy bonded by a conductive acrylic coverFerrite spiral-wound core provides low resistance for optimum RFI and RMI suppression
      +2
      $69.27 - $71.42
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358493550
      Pontiac Grand Prix 5.0L With Chevy Small Block Gen I Engine 1978, DUI/HEI Race Coil Kit by Performance Distributors®. Racing DUI Coil Kit is designed for high revving engines that spin more than 7000 rpm's. This coil is capable of...
      Built to match your exact requirementsHigh quality you can rely on
      $111.12
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826448246
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978, Flame-Thrower™ HEI Race Distributor by PerTronix®. Race HEI distributors feature an electronic module and 50,000 volt coil combination that optimizes spark energy and peak current to the spark plug in the 6000...
      New lightweight aluminum alloy housingHigh dielectric strength cap with brass terminals and low resistance coil brush
      $322.98
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4336275561
      Pontiac Grand Prix 4.9L / 5.0L With Prestolite IBM-7011, C, D Distributor 1978, Ignitor by PerTronix®. For over forty years, the Ignitor has proven itself in applications ranging from race cars to tractors. The Ignitor replaces breaker...
      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
      $91.53
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826566393
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978, 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
      +1
      $53.35 - $60.00
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826504148
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978, Pro Series Pro-Billet™ Distributor 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 quality,...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $105.18 - $109.76
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826530729
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978, Pro Series™ Ready To Run Distributor by TSP®.
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $119.21 - $124.39
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826435712
      Pontiac Grand Prix 5.0L With Chevy Small Block Gen I Engine 1978, 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...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $53.35
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826531674
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978, 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 - $65.85
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826565532
      Pontiac Grand Prix 5.0L With Chevy Small Block Gen I Engine 1978, Street Ignition Kit by TSP®. TSP's Street Ignition Kit delivers high quality ignition components, all in one retail-friendly display box. It includes Pro Series Pro...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $275.12
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1682285
      Pontiac Grand Prix 5.0L 1978, Powerfire ll™ Distributor by Professional Products®. Accurate Super Hot Spark To 10000 RPM. Designed with expert craftsmanship this first-rate distributor provides effective power supply to each...
      Super Hot Spark To 10000 RPMKnob Provides Precise Timing Setting
      $122.35
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826603411
      Pontiac Grand Prix 5.0L With Chevy Big Block Engine / With Chevy Small Block Engine 1978, Pro Race™ Circle Track Distributor by Fast®. When it comes to high end circle track racing where engines demand the most accuratetiming and...
      The most accurate and advanced distributor for racingApproved for use in NASCAR competition
      $766.53
    • (0 reviews)
      # 717907071
      Pontiac Grand Prix With HEI Stock Distributor 1978, GM Module by PerTronix®. Performance ignition modules are direct replacements for popular GM and Ford electronic distributors. These modules provide enhanced high RPM performance and...
      Intended for street / strip applications67% more energy with a 45% faster spark breakdown over stock HEI distributors
      $59.25
    • (0 reviews)
      # 717877537
      Pontiac Grand Prix With HEI Stock Distributor 1978, GM Race Module by PerTronix®. Performance ignition modules are direct replacements for popular GM and Ford electronic distributors. These modules provide enhanced high RPM performance...
      Designed for racing applicationsOptimized for 6000 to 8500 RPM range
      $75.74
    • (0 reviews)
      # 717895080
      Pontiac Grand Prix 4.9L With HEI Distributor 1978, Performance Tune-Up Kit with Street/Strip Module by PerTronix®. Everything you need to "wake up" your stock HEI distributor. Now available with street/strip or New HEI III ignition...
      Digital performance solutions give you more power and more features in a smaller packageInnovative technology for superior operation and rugged dependability under harsh conditions
      $140.03 - $148.08
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2367668250
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978, HEI Ignition Module by Proform®. High-Performance. Direct Replacement For Factory Unit. If you are looking to enhance your vehicle's performance, then this top-notch product is definitely what you need....
      $23.38
    • (0 reviews)
      # 717874286
      Pontiac Grand Prix With DUI Distributors / With HEI Distributors / With Performance Distributors With Chevrolet, Pontiac and Dodge Tri-Power Ignition Systems 1978, DUI/HEI Dyna-Module by Performance Distributors®. For a crisper,...
      More Electronic DwellBetter Throttle Response
      $73.48
    • (0 reviews)
      # 904798245
      Pontiac Grand Prix 4.9L / 5.0L 1978, Extreme Output Dust Cover by MSD®. With Modified HEI dust cover you can remove the stock HEI coil in your distributor cap and replace it with an externally mounted coil. You increase the reliability...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $21.38 - $42.82
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2286107
      Pontiac Grand Prix 4.9L / 5.0L With HEI Distributor With Vacuum Advance 1978, Adjustable Vacuum Advance Front by Accel®. This unit permits a seamless wide range of adjustment to both amount and rate of ignition advance. This unit helps...
      Adjustable Vacuum AdvanceDetailed Instructions
      $27.02
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826414283
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978, Distributor Cap and Rotor Kit Front by Accel®. Accel cap and rotor kits offer superior protection from "arc-thru" and crossfire. Features 60k V-rated alkyd compound, stress-relieved at molding to ensure...
      Accel's precision-ground, highly polished compression and injection molding equipment for superior qualityHigh performance 60kV-rated tan alkyd molding compound (mineral filled polyester for late model Ford and GM parts) for superior protection from "arc-thru" and crossfire
      $25.94 - $33.52
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4499183107
      Pontiac Grand Prix 1978, Distributor Control Module Front by Accel®. This high performance ignition module provides your plugs with more spark over the stock module. The solid state electronics provide high coil out put and superior...
      Fits Most Stock And Modified DistributorsDwell Control Circuit
      $46.49
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826391408
      Pontiac Grand Prix 5.0L 1978, Distributor Cap 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
      $24.60 - $46.03
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1471523
      Pontiac Grand Prix 5.0L China Manufactured 1978, Distributor Cap and Rotor by MSD®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by MSD features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $33.17
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1471521
      Pontiac Grand Prix 5.0L USA Manufactured 1978, Distributor Cap and Rotor Kit 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
      $72.82
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826461238
      Pontiac Grand Prix 5.0L 1978, Distributor Rotor 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
      $7.45 - $17.10




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