1979 Lincoln Continental Performance Ignition Systems

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    • (1 review)
      # 803897751
      Lincoln Continental 1979, PlasmaCore™ Inconel Electrode Pulse Nickel Spark Plugs by Pulstar®. With Resistor. Inconel-electrode Pulse Plug. Designed specifically for most popular vehicles, PlasmaCore™ Inconel Electrode Pulse Plug...
      Increased horsepowerBetter torque
      $14.95 - $119.60
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2286087
      Lincoln Continental 1979, 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)
      # mpn2486679011
      Lincoln Continental 1979 MPG+™ Spark Plug Wires by Granatelli Motor Sports®. Granatelli O ohm wires are patent protected by United States Patent number 7,185,622. This patent covers our unique method of producing ignition wires of...
      Increases mileage 15%Direct OEM replacement, exceeds OEM specifications, OBD-II computer safe
      $129.20
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1177915433
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Performance Nickel Spark Plug by Nitrode®. Hotter Plug, higher heat range. The Nitrode™ spark plugs are positioned to be the world's "greenest" most environmentally friendly spark plugs on the planet....
      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)
      # 86812786
      Lincoln Continental 1979 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
      $97.47 - $105.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4494108799
      Lincoln Continental With Ford FE Engine 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...
      Provides effective power supply to each spark plugDesigned to strict quality standards
      $141.05
    • (0 reviews)
      # 803908912
      Lincoln Continental 1979, U-Groove™ High Performance Copper Spark Plugs by Accel®. With Resistor. 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)
      # 1083763546
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Super Stock Breakerless Ignition Coil by Accel®. Excellent high performance coil for vehicles that have been converted from points to a breakerless electronic distributor or electronic ignition system, where a...
      Engineered for higher energy outputImproved throttle responce
      $36.74 - $42.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1489260
      Lincoln Continental USA Manufactured 1979, Pro-Billet™ Vacuum Advance Distributor Standart by MSD®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by MSD features premium quality and will perform better than advertised....
      Billet housing is 5/8” smaller in diameter than stock Ford distributorsEasy-to-adjust mechanical advance with supplied springs and stop bushings
      $380.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4511855816
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Copper Spark Plugs 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...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $15.64
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2270622
      Lincoln Continental 1979, U-Groove™ Resistor Header Copper Spark Plugs by Accel®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Accel features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your...
      Shorty Spark Plugs For Tubular Exhaust HeadersEliminates Dimpling Headers For Added Clearance
      $32.43
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4498087288
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Premium Racing LGS Spark Plug by Brisk®. Brisk Premium LGS spark plug has been developed after two-year cooperation with Lamborghini Morori Marini. Brisk Premium LGS spark plug utilizes extremely long...
      High-Potential Semi-Surface discharge equals more powerDischarge at the point of richest mixture in 360° perimeter
      $13.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2046356390
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Copper Spark Plug by Autolite®. With Resistor. 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"
      $1.64
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4511860717
      Lincoln Continental 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 performance out...
      Quality retail aftermarket wire setsMaximum voltage and starting power
      $18.37
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2870416355
      Lincoln Continental 1979 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
      $39.68
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89591159
      Lincoln Continental 1979 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
      +4
      $41.09 - $60.56
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87251906
      Lincoln Continental 1979 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
      $41.74 - $48.17
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87804116
      Lincoln Continental 1979 409 Pro Race™ Ignition Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. Taylor’s biggest ignition wire is custom sets designed to fit muscle cars, performance cars, sports, compacts and truck applications. The .409-inch/10.4mm...
      Double spring locking terminal100% pure silicone 10.4 mm outer jacket
      $129.17
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87804121
      Lincoln Continental 1979 ThunderVolt 5™ Ignition Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. DYNO-Tested and Track Proven to provide 5 HP and 7 lbs. torque more than the competition, ThunderVolt 50 ignition wires provide the ultimate in spark energy....
      10.4mm diameter40 Ohms/ft.
      $145.14
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2286122
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Super Stock™ Front Super Stock High Vibrational Ignition Coil by Accel®. Accel's Super Stock coils are high-performance replacements for OE canister style coils. Improves starting, idle, throttle response and...
      For Heavy Duty And Off Road UseCanister Style Coil
      $60.73
    • (0 reviews)
      # 904804476
      Lincoln Continental 1979, 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)
      # mpn1496601038
      Lincoln Continental USA Manufactured 1979, 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...
      Includes Steel Gear, compatible with hydraulic roller camsBillet housing is 5/8" smaller in diameter than stock Ford distributors
      $385.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358720531
      Lincoln Continental With Motorcraft Distributor 1979, Ignitor II™ Adaptive Dwell Ignition Control by PerTronix®. The has many of the same great features that the Ignitor has, but it's smarter. units sense the coil current level and...
      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
      $158.34
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4254003326
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Ignitor II™ Ignition Module by PerTronix®. 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...
      Digital performance solutions give you more power and more features in a smaller packageInnovative technology for superior operation and rugged dependability under harsh conditions
      $134.84
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358720693
      Lincoln Continental With Motorcraft Distributor 1979, 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...
      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
      $115.86
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4498739476
      Lincoln Continental 1979, HEI Reliability Distributor by Racing Power Company®. This top-grade product is expertly made in compliance with stringent industry standards to offer a fusion of a well-balanced design and high level of...
      50,000 Volt Coil built inCNC Machined Housing
      $97.47
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4487680655
      Lincoln Continental With Pontiac Engine 1979, 2 EFI Ignition Control Kit by Edelbrock®. Now you can get the ultimate control of your engine when using the expanded ignition timing control feature of E-Street 2 EFI. This new feature...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $334.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826407028
      Lincoln Continental China Manufactured 1979, 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 and...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $40.66 - $44.96
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1467515
      Lincoln Continental China Manufactured 1979, 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 vehicle...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $39.59
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826462241
      Lincoln Continental USA Manufactured 1979, Distributor Rotor by MSD®. The cap and rotor of any ignition system must be considered mainte­nance items. Just as you change the oil and filter of your car, you should always replace the cap...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $9.59 - $36.38
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1682286
      Lincoln Continental With Powerfire Distributor 1979, Distributor Advance Lockout Kit by Professional Products®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Professional Products features premium quality and will perform...
      Timing Advance Lockout KitEasy installation
      $4.58
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1682287
      Lincoln Continental 1979, 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 Powerfire DistributorEasy installation
      $20.62
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1678546
      Lincoln Continental 1979, 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...
      Carefully engineered to increase spark energyPainstakingly designed for ultra high efficiency
      $2.30
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1467528
      Lincoln Continental Manufactured in USA 1979, Ignition Crank Trigger Kit by MSD®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by MSD features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle...
      Absolutely the most accurate way to trigger the ignitionThe non-magnetic pickup cannot be false triggered
      $354.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4486063127
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Professional™ Rapidfire Platinum Spark Plug by ACDelco®. Designed for today’s most popular autos, as well as several marine applications, ACDelco’s Rapidfire® Platinum Spark Plugs fit engines using...
      Ribless insulator that improves the plug-to-boot sealTapered center wire electrode with a platinum pad reduces the firing diameter and helps improve the firing efficiency by concentrating and directing energy needed to fire the plug with less voltage
      $4.16
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2341129
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Double Platinum Spark Plug by Champion®. With platinum fine wire welded onto the nickel alloy center electrode and a platinum pad welded to the ground electrode, these products provide long-lasting service life...
      Double Platinum Power - Premium Spark Plug. More Powerful Performance.Platinum center and ground electrode for greater wear resistance
      $4.66
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2341108
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Platinum Power™ Spark Plug by Champion®. With a platinum tip welded to a nickel alloy center electrode, these spark plugs provide superior wear characteristics. Combining a thin-wire center electrode with a...
      Platinum Power- Premium Spark Plug. Powerful Performance.Platinum center electrode for long life
      $2.10
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1404078
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Copper Spark Plug by Motorcraft®. Is your vehicle hard to start? Does it miss under load and idle rough? Is your gas mileage not what it used to be? Your ignition system may need repair, but before you waste...
      Direct OEM replacementRecommended by Ford Motor Company
      $1.54
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1404105
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Spark Plug Wire Set by Motorcraft®. Is your vehicle hard to start? Does it miss under load and idle rough? Is your gas mileage not what it used to be? Your ignition system may need repair, but before you waste...
      Direct OEM replacementMeets strict Ford Motor Company standards
      $25.60
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn524413166
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Pro Series™ Spark Plug Wire Set by Standard®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Standard features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and...
      The design of this set strictly follows the original specifications set by OEManufactured using OE-Style spark plug and distributor boots
      $13.45
    • (0 reviews)
      # 207439348
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Spark Plug Wire Set by Standard®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Standard features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and lifestyle, it...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersThe finest quality at a great price
      $11.52 - $23.15
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4254419411
      Lincoln Continental with Coil Package 1979, Ignition Coil by Spectra Premium®. Spectra Premium ignition coils are designed and produced under a strict TS16949 quality control process. At CARiD you can get this superior replacement...
      All ignition coils are durability tested at 100 cycles of thermal shock (-50 to 300° F), to ensure reliability from extreme vibration24 hours salt spray test ensures sensors provide high corrosion resistance
      $7.69
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4252127559
      Lincoln Continental with 12 Volt System 1979, Blue Streak™ Ignition Coil by Standard®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Standard features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for...
      Standard® Blue Streak DIS ignition coils use pure copper windings in both bobbins to improve durability and provide higher resistance to internal shorts and dielectric breakdown. Standard® Blue Streak coils can run hotter without breaking down.A full E-Lam core of silicon steel and solid brass high voltage terminals protects against corrosion. Standard® Blue Streak DIS coils are built for maximum output voltage.
      $19.47
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4252127746
      Lincoln Continental with 12 Volt System 1979, Tru-Tech™ Ignition Coil by Standard®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Standard features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your...
      High efficiency laminations optimize magnetic field build-up to produce high spark energy and reliable performance.Standard® T-Series DIS ignition coil terminals are steel or aluminum, as indicated by OE.
      $9.29
    • (0 reviews)
      # 650458688
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Remanufactured Electronic Ignition Distributor by A1 Cardone®. Without Governor, Coil Wire, Distributor Cap, Ignition Rotor, Electronic Module, Integrated Ignition Coil. Automated test equipment verifies signal...
      50-state emissions street legalThe finest quality at a great price
      $29.63 - $44.65
    • (0 reviews)
      # 650450474
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Electronic Ignition Distributor by Cardone Select®. Without Module, Governor. Cardone Select Engineered (CSE) Technology ensures that all distributors meet or exceed O.E. form, fit and function. The only NEW...
      50-state emissions street legalThe finest quality at a great price
      $41.24 - $47.10
    • (0 reviews)
      # 650417743
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Ignition Distributor by Spectra Premium®. Spectra Premium all new Distributors deliver powerful consistent OE spark for maximum combustion efficiency, accurate timing, and rock solid high-rpm performance.
      Includes NEW OE style cap and NEW rotor100% endurance & life cycle tested to ensure they meet OEM specifications for fit, form and performance
      $47.31 - $57.24
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4252138245
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Handypack™ Ignition Coil Connector by Standard®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Standard features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle...
      Pigtail and Socket AssemblyIgnition coil pigtail, Ford
      $3.41
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn122834396
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Ignition Distributor Armature by Motorcraft®. Motorcraft distributor armature are designed for maximum performance and durability. This first-rate product is designed with utmost care and attention to detail to...
      Direct OEM replacementMeets strict Ford Motor Company standards
      $10.23
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1269952
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Ignition Distributor Rotor by Motorcraft®. Is your vehicle hard to start? Does it miss under load and idle rough? Is your gas mileage not what it used to be? Your ignition system may need repair, but before you...
      Direct OEM replacementMeets strict Ford Motor Company standards
      $7.02
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1929504700
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Blue Streak™ Ignition Distributor Cap by Standard®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Standard features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your...
      Standard Blue Streak caps and rotors are made of high dielectric strength, glass or mineral reinforced polyester resin for less carbon tracking, greater resistance to electrical breakdown, and superior performanceSolid brass terminals (where available) make better connections and greater resistance to electrical pitting and corrosion
      $13.98
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1929374421
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Blue Streak™ Ignition Distributor Rotor by Standard®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Standard features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your...
      High dielectric-strength engineering polymer prevents breakdown or arcing and ensures long lifeSolid brass segment resists pitting and erosion for extended life
      $5.82
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn631958642
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Ignition Distributor Cap Adapter by Standard®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Standard features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and...
      Standard distributor caps are made of high dielectric strength, glass or mineral reinforced polyester resin for less carbon tracking, greater resistance to electrical breakdown, and superior performanceSolid brass terminals (where available) make better connections and greater resistance to electrical pitting and corrosion
      $7.84
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn44319022
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Ignition Distributor Drive Gear by Standard®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Standard features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and...
      A premier manufacturer serving the automotive aftermarket since 1919, Standard deliver the highest quality and best coverage to meet your ignition needsStandard is a global manufacturer of original equipment ignition products, complete quality control is maintained through the manufacturing process from componentry to finished product
      $13.17
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn632037157
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Ignition Distributor Ignition Pickup by Standard®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Standard features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle...
      Manufactured with copper windings and permanent magnets to ensure strong signal emission and improved performanceHigh temperature enameled wires were specified for better insulation and performance
      $21.05
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn632037155
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Ignition Distributor Reluctor by Standard®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Standard features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and...
      With industry leading expertise in electronic ignition, when original equipment fails Standard products are designed to fix the inherent failure issuesStandard is a global manufacturer of original equipment ignition products, complete quality control is maintained through the manufacturing process from componentry to finished product
      $6.94
    • (0 reviews)
      # 65021249
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Ignition Distributor Vacuum Advance by Standard®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Standard features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle...
      Precision calibration to ensure correct ignition advanceUnits tested at 30HG maximum vacuum to ensure units do not leak
      $27.24 - $36.36
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1397089
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Tru-Tech™ Ignition Distributor Cap by Standard®. Is your vehicle hard to start? Does it miss under load and idle rough? Is your gas mileage not what it used to be? Your ignition system may need repair, but...
      Standard® T-Series distributor caps use glass-filled polyester resin or high grade polyester and aluminum inserts to match OE performance.
      $9.12
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1399029
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Tru-Tech™ Ignition Distributor Cap Adapter by Standard®. Is your vehicle hard to start? Does it miss under load and idle rough? Is your gas mileage not what it used to be? Your ignition system may need...
      Standard® T-Series distributor caps use glass-filled polyester resin or high grade polyester and aluminum inserts to match OE performance.
      $5.27
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1400918
      Lincoln Continental 1979, Tru-Tech™ Ignition Distributor Ignition Pickup by Standard®. Is your vehicle hard to start? Does it miss under load and idle rough? Is your gas mileage not what it used to be? Your ignition system may need...
      Manufactured with OE grade windings and permanent magnets to ensure strong signal emission and performance
      $14.51




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