1979 Mercury Grand Marquis Performance Ignition Systems

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    • (1 review)
      # 803889339
      Mercury Grand Marquis 1979, PlasmaCore™ Inconel Electrode Pulse Nickel Spark Plugs by Pulstar®. With Resistor. Inconel-electrode Pulse Plugs. Designed specifically for most popular vehicles, PlasmaCore™ Inconel Electrode Pulse Plug...
      Increased horsepowerBetter torque
      $14.95 - $119.60
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1817662
      Mercury Grand Marquis Colony Park 5.8L 1979 Spark Plug Wire Set by Karlyn STI®. Get these top-notch spark plug wires to achieve maximum performance out of your ignition system. They are designed with precision and functionality in mind...
      Spiral coreStainless steel magnetic conductive winding
      $30.88
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2286087
      Mercury Grand Marquis 5.8L 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...
      Comes With Ballast ResistorEffective Up To 6500 RPM
      $69.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2268061
      Mercury Grand Marquis 1979 Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. With Male Tower Distributor Cap. 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
    • (0 reviews)
      # 960763680
      Mercury Grand Marquis 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
      Mercury Grand Marquis 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)
      # 819687003
      Mercury Grand Marquis 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
      $96.40 - $105.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826449180
      Mercury Grand Marquis 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
      $98.91 - $141.05
    • (0 reviews)
      # 803883048
      Mercury Grand Marquis 5.0L 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...
      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)
      # 826592039
      Mercury Grand Marquis 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...
      Limited 1 year mechanicalDigital performance solutions give you more power and more features in a smaller package
      $263.74 - $307.00
    • (0 reviews)
      # 1083765469
      Mercury Grand Marquis 5.8L 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,...
      Engineered for higher energy outputImproved throttle responce
      $36.74 - $42.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4494108611
      Mercury Grand Marquis 5.0L 1979, Pro-Billet™ Distributor Standart by MSD®. MSD engineers fit all of their high performance distributor experience into a special compact housing designed to be less obtrusive for Ford engines. The...
      Billet housing is 5/8” smaller in diameter than stock Ford distributorsMust be used with an MSD Ignition Control
      $301.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 960748699
      Mercury Grand Marquis 1979 Street Thunder™ Ignition Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. Get great performance at an extremely affordable price with Taylor’s Street Thunder ignition wires. These 8mm wires deliver all of the performance in...
      Low-resistance Kevlar helically spiral wound core conductor500 ohms resistance for EMI and RFI suppression
      $41.77 - $43.87
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4483770236
      Mercury Grand Marquis 5.8L 1979, 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...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $340.98
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826601708
      Mercury Grand Marquis 1979, Powerfire™ Distributor by Professional Products®. Designed with expert craftsmanship this first-rate distributor provides effective power supply to each individual spark plug. Made from first-rate materials...
      Precision Made DistributorKnob Provides Precise Timing Setting
      $150.58
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4511855816
      Mercury Grand Marquis 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)
      # 803922809
      Mercury Grand Marquis 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
      Mercury Grand Marquis 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)
      # 803883512
      Mercury Grand Marquis 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...
      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)
      # mpn1588771648
      Mercury Grand Marquis 1979 Armor Shield Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. With Male Tower Distributor Cap. Accel Armor Shield wires feature a metallic braided wire that delivers maximum spark energy while providing a Pro Street look. Armor...
      8mm, 450°F-ratedPro-street applications
      $86.54
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2870416003
      Mercury Grand Marquis 5.8L With Electronic Engine Control 4 (E.E.C.4) 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...
      Quality retail aftermarket wire setsMaximum voltage and starting power
      $28.63
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819588139
      Mercury Grand Marquis 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 - $41.07
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89593779
      Mercury Grand Marquis 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)
      # mpn4511861225
      Mercury Grand Marquis With Ford Small Block CID Engine / With Ford Small Block Engine 1979 Mallory™ Ignition Pro Wire Set by MSD®. Burning spark plug boots in high heat applications is a thing of the past with Mallory’s high temp...
      8mm red silicon jacket withstands temperatures up to 550°FAvailable for popular Ford, Chevy and Chrysler applications
      $59.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819635886
      Mercury Grand Marquis 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...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $41.74 - $48.17
    • (0 reviews)
      # 904814302
      Mercury Grand Marquis 5.8L 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...
      Effective To 6500 RPM
      $28.34 - $32.54
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826449663
      Mercury Grand Marquis 1979, HEI Distributor by TSP®. With Coil.
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      +1
      $51.22 - $87.80
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826420669
      Mercury Grand Marquis 1979, Pro Series Pro-Billet™ Distributor by TSP®. W/O Coil. 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
      $105.18 - $109.76
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826505611
      Mercury Grand Marquis 1979, Pro Series™ Ready To Run Distributor by TSP®. W/O Coil.
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $119.21 - $124.39
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826602731
      Mercury Grand Marquis 1979, Pro-Billet™ Distributor by TSP®. W/O Coil. TSP's Pro Billet distributor is designed to get the job done. They say there is beauty in simplicity - well, this small-cap distributor has it in spades. Lacking...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $53.35 - $54.88
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826563598
      Mercury Grand Marquis 1979, Ready To Run Distributor by TSP®. W/O Coil. 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 - $54.88
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1593900738
      Mercury Grand Marquis With Ford Small Block Engine 1979, Vertex Distributor by Taylor Cable®. Ready to Run. This products is an OEM and Performance company that was built on its founding heritage supported by a tradition of Legendary...
      Housing Is Potted w/ A Premium Grade Epoxy EncasePrimary And Secondary Winding
      $355.15
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358720531
      Mercury Grand Marquis 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
      Mercury Grand Marquis 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
      Mercury Grand Marquis 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)
      # mpn1753047443
      Mercury Grand Marquis 5.0L With Ford Small Block Engine 1979, Distributor by Professional Products®. Designed with expert craftsmanship this first-rate distributor provides effective power supply to each individual spark plug. Made from...
      Knob Provides Precise Timing SettingEasy installation
      $122.35
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1753047444
      Mercury Grand Marquis 5.0L With Ford Small Block Engine 1979, Powerfire II™ Distributor by Professional Products®. Designed with expert craftsmanship this first-rate distributor provides effective power supply to each individual spark...
      Knob Provides Precise Timing SettingEasy installation
      $122.35
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1589831592
      Mercury Grand Marquis 5.0L With Ford Small Block Engine 1979, Pro Race™ Circle Track Distributor by Fast®. When it comes to high end circle track racing where engines demand the most accuratetiming and reliable trigger signals,...
      The most accurate and advanced distributor for racingApproved for use in NASCAR competition
      $766.53
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4494110388
      Mercury Grand Marquis 5.8L With Ford Big Block Engine 1979, EFI Dual Sync Distributor by Holley®. Specifically designed for use with the Holley 351w Hi-Ram manifold, this compact unit has all of the features of our Holley EFI Dual Sync...
      Plug and Play with Holley EFIIncludes both crank and cam sensors to support sequential EFI operation
      $449.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826477870
      Mercury Grand Marquis With Ford Small Block Windsor Engine 1979, DUI Racing Distributor Standart by Performance Distributors®. The Racing DUI has a 30 day warranty from date of purchase. The Racing Ford DUI (Davis Unified Ignition) is a...
      One-Wire HookupTwice The Firepower Of A Magneto
      $456.74
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn474701987
      Mercury Grand Marquis 5.0L With Ford Small Block Engine 1979, Distributor by Big End Performance®. Provides reliable spark throughout the rpm range, so they’ll deliver the performance you need. This affordable distributor has many...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $234.08
    • (0 reviews)
      # 898362967
      Mercury Grand Marquis With Ford Small Block Engine 1979, Billet Racing 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...
      One-of-a-kind style will help customize your autoWill deliver unparalleled levels of durability
      $79.00 - $88.42
    • (0 reviews)
      # 898291806
      Mercury Grand Marquis 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
      $78.32 - $99.48
    • (0 reviews)
      # 898370404
      Mercury Grand Marquis With Ford Small Block Engine 1979, Small Cap for Small Place Distributor by Racing Power Company®. This top-grade product is expertly made in compliance with stringent industry standards to offer a fusion of a...
      Small Cap Design for better fitRequires an External Coil
      $82.93 - $108.04
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1589832414
      Mercury Grand Marquis 5.0L With Ford Small Block Engine 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...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $686.10
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826433328
      Mercury Grand Marquis 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...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $40.66 - $44.96
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1467515
      Mercury Grand Marquis 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...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $39.59
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1682286
      Mercury Grand Marquis 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
      Mercury Grand Marquis 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
      Mercury Grand Marquis 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...
      Carefully engineered to increase spark energyPainstakingly designed for ultra high efficiency
      $2.30
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826520616
      Mercury Grand Marquis 1979, Distributor Gear by Lunati®. Because stock cast iron gears are not compatible with steel roller camshafts, it is necessary to use bronze gears when installing such camshafts. They have a unique high-strength...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $72.39 - $74.79
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2307306357
      Mercury Grand Marquis 1979, Everwear™ Heat Treated Cast Distributor Gear by Lunati®. Heat Treated Cast Distributor Gears are made with a unique material that is specially nitrided to case harden the gear, providing excellent wear...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $76.27
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826398216
      Mercury Grand Marquis 1979, Distributor Gear by PRW®. PRW bronze distributor gears are designed to minimize wear to your high performance camshaft. These distributor gears are crafted from superior quality bronze aluminum and are...
      Easily replacedRoll pin included
      $34.65 - $39.15
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826608570
      Mercury Grand Marquis 5.0L 1979, Distributor Drive Gear by Vertex Magnetos®. 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...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $56.01 - $87.55
    • (0 reviews)
      # 1083737473
      Mercury Grand Marquis With Ford Small Block Engine 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...
      Absolutely the most accurate way to trigger the ignitionThe non-magnetic pickup cannot be false triggered
      $354.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358502497
      Mercury Grand Marquis 5.0L With Ford Small Block Engine 1979, Ignition Crank Trigger Kit by Fast®. Engineers at FAST™ turned to the OEMs to see what they trust in the way of rpm-measuring crank triggers for their 400 and 500...
      Includes all required mounting hardware; plug and play with most aftermarket EFI systemsUltra durable CNC-machined aluminum bracket with clearly labeled precision timing marks
      $268.28
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1897869639
      Mercury Grand Marquis 5.0L 1979, Crank Trigger Kit by Holley®.
      $401.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4486063146
      Mercury Grand Marquis 5.0L 1979, Professional™ Double 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
      $7.21
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4486063127
      Mercury Grand Marquis 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
      Mercury Grand Marquis 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...
      Double Platinum Power - Premium Spark Plug. More Powerful Performance.Platinum center and ground electrode for greater wear resistance
      $4.66




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