1979 Chevy P-Series Performance Ignition Systems

Change Vehicle
Show items:
Sort by:
  • Spark Plugs
  • Spark Plug Wires
  • Ignition Coils
  • Distributors
  • Ignition Boxes
  • Ignition Tools
    • (0 reviews)
      # 371693306
      Chevy P-Series 5.0L / 5.7L / 7.4L 1979, 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...
      Quality retail aftermarket wire setsMaximum voltage and starting power
      $21.44 - $23.59
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn3833911071
      Chevy P-Series 5.0L / 5.7L / 7.4L 1979, Custom Fit 300+ Thunder Sport Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. Distributor Terminal Ends: Male/HEI. Wire Diameter: 8.8mm. Type: without Coil Wire. Color: Black. These Accel 300+ wire sets are custom...
      Ferro-Spiral CoreFor Street/Strip Use
      $95.02
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1588772758
      Chevy P-Series 7.4L 1979, Custom Fit Extreme 9000 Ceramic Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. With HEI. Threaded Diameter: 8 mm. Accel Extreme 9000 Ceramic Boot Wires feature ultra high-temperature, double silicone, 8mm, 500 ohms/ft....
      8 mm Ferro-Spiral Core WireCeramic Boots
      $121.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 209688674
      Chevy P-Series 1979, 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 exact cable lengths for a...
      Carbon impregnated fiberglass coreFiberglass braid for added strength
      $24.66 - $41.82
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87782288
      Chevy P-Series 1979, 8mm High Energy Blue Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. Custom Fit. Finish: Blue. 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
      $31.33 - $37.61
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87782291
      Chevy P-Series 1979, 8mm Spiro Pro 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 jacketing...
      Available For Street Or Track ApplicationsSpiro-Wound With Stainless Steel Wire
      +1
      $63.91 - $73.62
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87782298
      Chevy P-Series 5.0L / 5.7L 1979, 8mm Street Ignition Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. Custom Fit. HEI Style. Boot Type: 90 degree. Taylor's 8mm Spiro-Pro wire and stainless braided covering with polished aluminum boot protectors will provide...
      8mm silicone wire100% Silicone boots w/SS dual-spring connectors
      $88.24 - $194.85
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2125821
      Chevy P-Series 5.0L / 5.7L 1979, 8mm Street Thunder Black Ignition Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. Custom Fit. Boot Type: 90 degree. Finish: Black. Get great performance at an extremely affordable price with Taylor’s Street Thunder...
      Kevlar Helically Spiral Wound CoreDurable Silicone Double Layer Jacket
      $30.66
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358582796
      Chevy P-Series 7.4L 1979, Blue Max™ Spiral Core Wire Set by Moroso®. Diameter: 8mm. Resistance: 800 Ohm. With this quality part backed by a great price, you can enjoy your vehicle so much more than you thought was possible. This...
      Designed to deliver premium qualityRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $85.35
    • (0 reviews)
      # 656338322
      Chevy P20 / P30 5.7L Small Block Chevy Engine 1979, Taylor Cable® StreeThunder LSX 8 mm Ignition Wires with with Plug Boots by TSP®. Spark Plug Boot Angle: 135°. Length: 10". Full Set of 8 Plug Wires with 1 Coil Wire. Top Street...
      Made in the USA!Designed for ultra high efficiency
      $37.02 - $38.49
    • (0 reviews)
      # 245910207
      Chevy P-Series Chevy Small Block Gen I 1979, Live Wires by Performance Distributors®. Performance Distributors LiveWires™ are a high quality, low resistance set of spark plug wires designed to deliver all of the spark energy from the...
      High Temperature Sleeve Protects Wire Up To 1400°Custom Fit And Numbered For Each Cylinder
      $127.78 - $142.46
    • (0 reviews)
      # 109457487
      Chevy P-Series 5.0L / 5.7L 1979, Shielded Spark Plug Wire Set by QuickCar Racing®. The best spark plug wires available. QuickCar has the answer to more spark energy! The new wire features an 8mm wire, with heat sleeve for a 11.5mm total...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $269.95 - $299.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 688219494
      Chevy P-Series 1979, 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)
      # 688233494
      Chevy P-Series 1979, Flame-Thrower™ Ignition Coil by PerTronix®. GM Race Only. Flame-Thrower E-Core coils feature optimized winding design to maximize spark gap current and available voltage. When teamed with Flame-Thrower ignition...
      $56.94 - $74.54
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358582776
      Chevy P-Series 1979, HEI Ignition ProCoil 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...
      Designed to deliver premium qualityRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $60.32
    • (0 reviews)
      # 656291082
      Chevy P-Series Small Block Chevy Engine 1979, Remote Ignition Coil by TSP®. TSP's GM E-core remote ignition coils are the top coils on the market today, designed to deliver up to 15% more spark than OEM. They use a high resistant epoxy...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $25.91
    • (0 reviews)
      # 688233485
      Chevy P-Series 1979, DUI Race Coil by Performance Distributors®. 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...
      Built to match your exact requirementsHigh quality you can rely on
      $73.91
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358493550
      Chevy P-Series 5.0L Chevy Small Block Gen I Engine 1979, 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 10,000 rpm's,...
      Built to match your exact requirementsHigh quality you can rely on
      $111.12
    • (0 reviews)
      # 680136437
      Chevy P-Series 5.0L / 5.7L / 7.4L 1979, Magneto Ignition Coil by Vertex®. 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...
      Compact And LightweightCompletely Self-Contained
      $1,553.46 - $1,743.69
    • (0 reviews)
      # 697318354
      Chevy P-Series 5.0L / 5.7L / 7.4L 1979, Magneto Ignition Coil by Vertex®. 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...
      Compact And LightweightCompletely Self-Contained
      $1,553.46 - $1,743.69
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2831865839
      Chevy P-Series 5.0L / 5.7L / 7.4L 1979, Pro-Billet™ HEI Distributor with Vacuum Advance by MSD®. All the performance of our Pro-Billet line Now in black for your engine. Must be used with MSD 6, 7, or 8-series ignition.
      Must be used with an MSD Ignition ControlPolished steel shaft is QPQ coated and guided by a sealed ball bearing for smooth operation at all rpms
      $280.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 780928600
      Chevy P-Series With Delco Distributor 1979, Flame-Thrower™ "Stock-Look" Distributor with Delco Style by PerTronix®. Flame-Thrower "Stock-Look" distributors are loaded with features that you would expect from a high performance part,...
      All new lightweight cast aluminum housingHigh dielectric strength cap and rotor with brass contacts
      $194.41 - $254.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 780945436
      Chevy P-Series 1979, 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 advanced...
      Limited 1 year mechanicalDigital performance solutions give you more power and more features in a smaller package
      $263.95 - $345.96
    • (0 reviews)
      # 780941008
      Chevy P-Series 1979, 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 to...
      New lightweight aluminum alloy housingHigh dielectric strength cap with brass terminals and low resistance coil brush
      $293.01
    • (0 reviews)
      # 780820857
      Chevy P-Series 5.0L / 5.7L With Chevy Small Block Gen I Engine 1979, Flame-Thrower™ HEI Street And Strip Distributor by PerTronix®.
      New lightweight aluminum alloy housingHigh dielectric strength cap with brass terminals and low resistance coil brush
      $250.47 - $265.75
    • (0 reviews)
      # 780946962
      Chevy P-Series 1979, Flame-Thrower™ Magnetic Trigger Billet Distributor by PerTronix®. Magnetic trigger billet distributors are built using the same great platform they use for plug n' play series distributor. These feature rich...
      Precision magnetic pickup coil and reluctor offer extremely accurate signaling at low and high RPMSpecially engineered reluctor made from lightweight FC-0208 alloy offers superior dimensional stability for symmetrical spark separation
      $240.03 - $332.57
    • (0 reviews)
      # 780893337
      Chevy P-Series With Prestolite IBM-7011, C, D Distributor 1979, Ignitor 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...
      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
      $95.53
    • (0 reviews)
      # 717885344
      Chevy P-Series With PerTronix Flame-Thrower Distributor 1979, Ignitor III™ Module Kit by PerTronix®. Parts and accessories for Flame-Thrower Billet Distributors offer unmatched quality and accommodate the performance levels your...
      Digital performance solutions give you more power and more features in a smaller packageInnovative technology for superior operation and rugged dependability under harsh conditions
      $148.31
    • (0 reviews)
      # 717908000
      Chevy P-Series With PerTronix Flame-Thrower Distributor 1979, Ignitor II™ Ignition Module by PerTronix®. Parts and accessories for Flame-Thrower Billet Distributors offer unmatched quality and accommodate the performance levels your...
      Digital performance solutions give you more power and more features in a smaller packageInnovative technology for superior operation and rugged dependability under harsh conditions
      $122.03
    • (0 reviews)
      # 780865284
      Chevy P-Series With Chevy Small Block Engine 1979, HEI Distributor by BTP®. Works with 12 volt system. Distributors are high quality, made to last performance parts. Made with solid brass terminals and a multi polymer protective plastic...
      Designed to make your ignition system operate at its peakMade from superior materials
      $80.51
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn753352114
      Chevy P-Series 5.7L With Chevy Small Block Engine 1979, Pro Series Pro-Billet™ HEI Distributor by BTP®. BTP Pro Series Pro Billet distributors were designed with racers in mind. They feature a screw down cap with no maintenance...
      Designed to make your ignition system operate at its peakMade from superior materials
      $172.49
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn753352115
      Chevy P-Series 5.7L With Chevy Small Block Engine 1979, Pro-Billet™ HEI Distributor by BTP®. BTP Billet Distributors have pre tuned mechanical weights and springs for optimal performance. Most engines with medium to serious cams do...
      Designed to make your ignition system operate at its peakMade from superior materials
      $83.45
    • (0 reviews)
      # 780958454
      Chevy P-Series 5.0L / 5.7L / 7.4L 1979, HEI Hi-Performance Distributor 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...
      Carefully designed to improve the performance of your vehicleCrafted from first-rate materials
      $97.14 - $109.33
    • (0 reviews)
      # 780896137
      Chevy P-Series 5.0L / 5.7L / 7.4L 1979, HEI Licensed 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...
      Officially Licensed GM ProductsCarefully designed to improve the performance of your vehicle
      $157.40 - $160.73
    • (0 reviews)
      # 780815418
      Chevy P-Series 5.0L / 5.7L / 7.4L 1979, HEI Racing Type Distributor 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...
      Carefully designed to improve the performance of your vehicleCrafted from first-rate materials
      $120.17 - $144.37
    • (0 reviews)
      # 656357915
      Chevy P-Series 1979, HEI Distributor 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 features fully...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      +3
      $50.30 - $51.83
    • (0 reviews)
      # 656311917
      Chevy P-Series 1979, Pro Series Pro Billet Distributor by TSP®. With Vacuum Advance. 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)
      # 656322250
      Chevy P-Series 1979, Pro Series Ready to Run Distributor 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 hardened steel shaft,...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $119.21 - $124.39
    • (0 reviews)
      # 656295299
      Chevy P-Series 1979, Ready to Run Distributor 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 design elements...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $53.35
    • (0 reviews)
      # 689315167
      Chevy P-Series 1979, 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 Billet distributor, 50,000 volt E-Core ignition...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $275.12
    • (0 reviews)
      # 780841327
      Chevy P-Series 1979, Dual Sync Distributor by Holley®. Designed with precision and functionality in mind, this accessory ensures outstanding performance and easy use which makes it the perfect deal for your ultimate satisfaction....
      Made with precision and quality in mindBuilt to last
      $442.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 90987820
      Chevy P-Series 1979, 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 first-rate...
      Provides effective power supply to each spark plugDesigned to strict quality standards
      $97.51
    • (0 reviews)
      # 780926891
      Chevy P-Series 1979, 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
      $97.51
    • (0 reviews)
      # 780919819
      Chevy P-Series 1979, DUI Racing Distributor by Performance Distributors®.
      Expertly made to enhance the ignition system performanceWill provide you with more power, torque, and efficiency
      $379.43 - $415.12
    • (0 reviews)
      # 780911928
      Chevy P-Series 1979, DUI Street And Strip Distributor by Performance Distributors®. Our new Deluxe DUI for Street/Strip applications encompasses every feature you could want in an ignition system. The already popular Chevrolet...
      Simple One Wire HookupCross-Fire Distributor Cap
      $302.37
    • (0 reviews)
      # 717897278
      Chevy P-Series With HEI Stock Distributor 1979, 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 when...
      Intended for street / strip applications67% more energy with a 45% faster spark breakdown over stock HEI distributors
      $59.25
    • (0 reviews)
      # 717889543
      Chevy P-Series With HEI Stock Distributor 1979, 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 and...
      Designed for racing applicationsOptimized for 6000 to 8500 RPM range
      $75.74
    • (0 reviews)
      # 717881576
      Chevy P-Series With HEI Distributor 1979, 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 module....
      Digital performance solutions give you more power and more features in a smaller packageInnovative technology for superior operation and rugged dependability under harsh conditions
      $143.08
    • (0 reviews)
      # 717893614
      Chevy P-Series 1979, 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 will meet your needs and deliver...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $641.21
    • (0 reviews)
      # 717880752
      Chevy P-Series 1979, 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. Manufactured...
      $23.37
    • (0 reviews)
      # 717897500
      Chevy P-Series With DUI Distributors / With HEI Distributors / With Performance Distributors With Chevrolet, Pontiac and Dodge Tri-Power Ignition Systems 1979, DUI/HEI Dyna-Module by Performance Distributors®. For a crisper, smoother...
      More Electronic DwellBetter Throttle Response
      $72.71
    • (0 reviews)
      # 86131689
      Chevy P-Series 1979, Officially Licensed GM Linear Style Spark Plug Wire Holder by Proform®. With Red/Black Bowtie Logo. Location: Engine Valve Covers. Material: Steel. Sold as One Pair. If you are looking to enhance your vehicle's...
      Officially Licensed GM ProductsCarefully designed to improve the performance of your vehicle
      $83.35 - $110.52
    • (0 reviews)
      # 216903662
      Chevy P-Series 7.4L 1979, Spark Plug Wire Loom by R&M Specialties®. Quality machined 1/8 inch billet aluminum. Included clamps are injection molded with heat-resistant and non-conductive glass-filled polyester and carry a lifetime...
      Designed to enhance engine’s performance and lookQuality machined from high-grade materials
      +3
      $60.06 - $169.49
    • (0 reviews)
      # 216903672
      Chevy P-Series 7.4L 1979, Vertical Style Spark Plug Wire Loom by R&M Specialties®. Quality machined 1/8 inch billet aluminum. Included clamps are injection molded with heat-resistant and non-conductive glass-filled polyester and carry a...
      Designed to enhance engine’s performance and lookQuality machined from high-grade materials
      +1
      $64.47 - $145.45
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2973827645
      Chevy P-Series V8 1979, Chevy Bowtie Style Wire Looms by Billet Specialties®. 1 Piece. Their unique two-piece design fits all big block and small block Chevrolet® and Ford engines. The wire looms mount to the base of the valve cover...
      Fits up to 9mm wiresPrecision machined from 6061-T6 billet aluminum
      $74.95




    Guides & Articles

    Useful articles fast to read and guides easy to understand written by mechanics and car enthusiasts to turn your shopping experience with CARiD into a pleasure

    • Performance Ignition Systems
      November 26, 2014
      The Benefits of a Performance Ignition Distributor
      Since their inception at the start of the 20th century, motor vehicles with gasoline burning engines have needed a precise way to deliver an electrical spark to each...
      by Timothy Zahl
    • Performance Engine Parts
      July 03, 2014
      Performing a Basic Engine Tune Up
      This article will guide you through a generic tune up on most any car or light duty gasoline-powered vehicle built within the last 20 years or so. We will presume that...
      by Timothy Zahl
    • Ignition Parts
      June 28, 2014
      Understanding The Different Types Of Spark Plugs
      Since the dawn of the automobile, spark plugs have been an integral part of gasoline engines because they conduct the electrical energy from a vehicle’s ignition...
      by Timothy Zahl

    Popular Products



    1979 Chevy P-Series Performance Ignition Systems Reviews

    Average rating:  4.5  4.5 - 3 reviews
    4 of 5
    4 ****
    The product work great and way easy to install. Although nothing is ever easy but this tool made the project a lot easier.
    SPosted by Shawn (Monroeville, NJ) / December 16, 2016
    Was this review helpful for you? Yes
    View More

    Related 1979 Chevy P-Series Pages
    1979 Chevy P-Series Models
    SECURE SHOPPING

    All manufacturer names, symbols, and descriptions, used in our images and text are used solely for identification purposes only.
    It is neither inferred nor implied that any item sold by CARiD.com is a product authorized by or in any way connected with any vehicle manufacturers displayed on this page.