1988 Pontiac Firebird Performance Ignition Systems

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    • (0 reviews)
      # 826392667
      Pontiac Firebird 5.7L With HEI Distributor 1988, Performance Replacement™ Front Distributor 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)
      # mpn1458514
      Pontiac Firebird 8 / F / S Engine VIN Character 1988, Blaster™ Direct Ignition Coil by MSD®. High Performance. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by MSD features premium quality and will perform better than...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $50.32
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2046365091
      Pontiac Firebird 2.8L 1988, Double Platinum Spark Plug by Autolite®. Thanks to their platinum-to-platinum firing, these spark plugs virtually eliminate gap erosion, reduce misfires, and provide improved durability and prolonged service...
      Ensure improved durabilityProvide accurate firing for DIS engines
      $5.58
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4511860634
      Pontiac Firebird Base / Trans Am 8 / E Engine VIN Character 1988 Extreme 9000™ Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. Accel Extreme 9000 Ceramic Boot Wires feature ultra high-temperature, double silicone, 8mm, 500 ohms/ft. Ferro-Spiral core...
      500 Ohms/ft ferro-sprial core offers the highest level of RFI/EMI suppression8mm Ferro-Spiral core
      $94.82
    • (1 review)
      # 803933258
      Pontiac Firebird 1988, 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)
      # mpn1471502
      Pontiac Firebird 8 / F / S Engine VIN Character 1988, Street Fire™ Direct Bolt-On Ignition Coil by MSD®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by MSD features premium quality and will perform better than advertised....
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $42.82
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358502511
      Pontiac Firebird 5.0L / 5.7L With Chevy Big Block Engine / With Chevy Small Block Engine 1988, Billet Distributor by Fast®. Due to a variety of changes and updates developed by the talented electrical engineers at FAST™, these...
      20 AWG, extreme-duty flexible-style wires for increased strength and durabilityRevised sensor placement and advanced plate sleeve designs create increased accuracy and reliability
      $356.94
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn678886
      Pontiac Firebird 5.0L 1988, Super Plus™ Nickel Spark Plug by Bosch®. Bosch Super Plus delivers outstanding durability and reliability you want for your vehicle. Its tapered, v-profile ground electrode makes for better starting in cold...
      Heavy-duty yttrium-enhanced copper core center electrode for a 50% longer performance life vs. even OE plugsTapered, v-profile nickel chromium ground electrode for improved starting in cold weather and increased fuel ignitability
      $2.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826478231
      Pontiac Firebird 5.0L / 5.7L With Chevy Big Block Engine / With Chevy Small Block Engine 1988, 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)
      # mpn2268069
      Pontiac Firebird Base / Trans Am 5.0L / 5.7L 1988 Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. These Accel 8.8mm wires feature a carbon/graphite core that virtually eliminate RFI noise while providing maximum conductivity for ultimate performance in...
      8.8 mm Graphite SuppressionSilicone Spark Plug Boots
      $84.38
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819629840
      Pontiac Firebird 1988 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)
      # mpn1453209919
      Pontiac Firebird 5.0L / 5.7L 1988, DuraFire™ Distributor 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...
      Heavy duty billet aluminum body, machined for durability and looksHardened steel shaft and gear provide concentric operation
      $294.71
    • (0 reviews)
      # 803891155
      Pontiac Firebird 1988, Performance Nickel Spark Plug by Nitrode®. The Nitrode™ spark plugs are positioned to be the world's "greenest" most environmentally friendly spark plugs on the planet. Reducing fuel consumption and emissions...
      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)
      # 86819969
      Pontiac Firebird 1988 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 lifestyle,...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $93.17 - $98.54
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826413337
      Pontiac Firebird 1988, 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 - $98.91
    • (0 reviews)
      # 803903318
      Pontiac Firebird Base / Trans Am 5.0L / 5.7L 1988, 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...
      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)
      # 826484088
      Pontiac Firebird 1988, 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
      $289.27 - $299.40
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358582798
      Pontiac Firebird 5.0L / 5.7L 1988 Blue Max™ Wire Set 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...
      Designed to deliver premium qualityRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $103.10
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1467511
      Pontiac Firebird F Engine VIN Character With Chevy Gen II Engine USA Manufactured 1988, Pro-Billet™ External Coil Distributor Standart by MSD®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by MSD features premium quality and...
      Drop-in billet replacement for GM distributors with the small cap and external coilFactory style ignition module accepts factory wiring
      $323.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87814185
      Pontiac Firebird Base / Trans Am 1988 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...
      Low-resistance Kevlar helically spiral wound core conductor500 ohms resistance for EMI and RFI suppression
      $33.53 - $43.87
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358492907
      Pontiac Firebird 1988, HEI Distributor by Proform®. Built-In Coil. 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
      $196.80
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819583120
      Pontiac Firebird Base / Trans Am 5.0L / 5.7L 1988 Super Stock™ Spark Plug Wire Kit by Accel®. With HEI Distributor Cap. These Accel Super Stock wire sets are a true performance upgrade replacement for OE types. Efficient delivery of...
      8 mm SpiralStainless Steel Spark Plug Terminals
      $58.40
    • (0 reviews)
      # 1015509148
      Pontiac Firebird 1988, 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)
      # 826459315
      Pontiac Firebird 5.0L / 5.7L With Chevy Small Block Gen I Engine 1988, 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...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $340.98
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1682282
      Pontiac Firebird 5.0L / 5.7L 1988, 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)
      # 803933513
      Pontiac Firebird 5.0L / 5.7L 1988, U-Groove™ 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...
      U-Groove designed for spark deliveryCopper core utilized for maximum spark
      $20.53 - $32.43
    • (0 reviews)
      # 898234342
      Pontiac Firebird 1988, 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 glide-spark...
      High-Potential Semi-Surface discharge equals more powerDischarge at the point of richest mixture in 360° perimeter
      $13.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # 803874828
      Pontiac Firebird 1988, Copper Spark Plug by Autolite®. With Resistor. These spark plugs by Autolite are specially designed and manufactured to ensure quick starts, dependable performance, and smooth acceleration. The products are made...
      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 - $1.91
    • (0 reviews)
      # 959936701
      Pontiac Firebird 1988, Platinum Spark Plugs by Autolite®. Provides a center wire platinum firing tip. Benefits include: reduced gap erosion, fewer misfires, better performance and more durability. Guaranteed for 4 years.
      High nickel alloy side electrode maintains precise gapFull platinum tip assures virtually no gap erosion
      $3.01 - $6.06
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1588771620
      Pontiac Firebird Base / Trans Am 5.0L / 5.7L 1988 300+™ Spark Plug Race Wire Set by Accel®. These Accel 300+ wire sets are custom tailored for race engines and their builders. The oversize 8.8mm wire is rated for 600 degrees F and...
      150 ohms per foot8.8mm oversize silicone jacket
      $132.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn3739305046
      Pontiac Firebird 2.8L 1988 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...
      8.8 mm Graphite SuppressionSilicone Spark Plug Boots
      $89.79
    • (0 reviews)
      # 906140854
      Pontiac Firebird 1988 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 provide...
      Carbon impregnated fiberglass coreFiberglass braid for added strength
      $32.94 - $45.03
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn3739305045
      Pontiac Firebird 2.8L 1988 Super Stock™ Suppression 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....
      7mm and 8mm, 550°F-ratedStreet-driven applications
      $44.33
    • (0 reviews)
      # 1084693462
      Pontiac Firebird With Chevy Small Block Engine 1988 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 ceramic boot spark plug wires. The...
      8mm red silicon jacket withstands temperatures up to 550°FAvailable for popular Ford, Chevy and Chrysler applications
      $59.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819624987
      Pontiac Firebird Base / Trans Am 5.0L / 5.7L 1988 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...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $43.89 - $44.96
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2119376
      Pontiac Firebird Base / Trans Am 5.0L / 5.7L 1988 High Energy™ Ignition Wire Set 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...
      Available For Street Or Track ApplicationsHigh Temperature and Oil Resistant Wire Insulation
      $34.22
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1593915686
      Pontiac Firebird Base / Trans Am 5.0L 1988 SST™ Shielded Street Ignition 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....
      Stainless Steel Braided CoveringPolished Aluminum Boot Protectors
      $121.86
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87814199
      Pontiac Firebird 1988 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
      +5
      $59.23 - $116.56
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87814212
      Pontiac Firebird Base / Trans Am 5.0L / 5.7L 1988 ThunderVolt™ Performance Performance Ignition Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. Gain horsepower and torque with Taylor’s Dyno-proven ThunderVolt racing plug wire sets. Low resistance for...
      Exclusive copper/nickel alloy bonded by a conductive acrylic coverFerrite spiral-wound core provides low resistance for optimum RFI and RMI suppression
      +2
      $71.42
    • (0 reviews)
      # 960704672
      Pontiac Firebird 5.0L / 5.7L With Chevy Small Block Engine 1988 Spark Plug Wire Set by Edelbrock®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Edelbrock features premium quality and will perform better than advertised....
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $42.95 - $65.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2286089
      Pontiac Firebird 1988, Front HEI Remote Mount 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...
      10-15% More EnergyDirect Plug In Replacement Direct OE Fit
      $46.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 1083761562
      Pontiac Firebird 1988, Ignition Coils by TSP®. At CARiD you can get this superior replacement product and take advantage of its impeccable design. Carefully engineered to OE specifications, it exactly replicates the factory part in...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $22.87
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358493550
      Pontiac Firebird 5.0L With Chevy Small Block Gen I Engine 1988, 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...
      Built to match your exact requirementsHigh quality you can rely on
      $111.12
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn580054611
      Pontiac Firebird 5.0L / 5.7L 1988, HEI Power Coil Kit by Hypertech®. Hypertech’s Power Coil is capable of firing a street or slightly modified engine up to 7000 RPMs. Voltage gain over stock can exceed up to 57% more output depending...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $70.71
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2870417097
      Pontiac Firebird 5.0L / 5.7L 1988, HEI Tune Up Kit by Accel®. Everything you need to tune up your GM HEI Engine, using Accel's Performance Parts! Cap, Rotor, Coil, Vacuum Advance Kit, Hardware, and Dielectric Grease, it's all included!...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $102.95
    • (1 review)
      # 826460920
      Pontiac Firebird 5.0L / 5.7L With Chevy Small Block Gen I Engine 1988, HEI Distributor by TSP®. With Coil. TSP's HEI Distributor has everything you need, all under one cap. With a high-quality aluminum housing and hardened steel dual...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      +3
      $55.61 - $60.00
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826499388
      Pontiac Firebird 5.0L / 5.7L With Chevy Small Block Gen I Engine 1988, 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...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $105.18 - $109.76
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826611905
      Pontiac Firebird 5.0L / 5.7L With Chevy Small Block Gen I Engine 1988, Pro Series™ Ready To Run Distributor by TSP®.
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $119.21 - $124.39
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826535126
      Pontiac Firebird 5.0L / 5.7L With Chevy Small Block Gen I Engine 1988, 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...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $53.35 - $58.54
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826558855
      Pontiac Firebird 5.0L / 5.7L With Chevy Small Block Gen I Engine 1988, 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...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $53.35
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826425927
      Pontiac Firebird 5.0L / 5.7L With Chevy Small Block Gen I Engine 1988, 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)
      # mpn4336273690
      Pontiac Firebird 5.0L / 5.7L 1988, 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...
      New lightweight aluminum alloy housingHigh dielectric strength cap with brass terminals and low resistance coil brush
      $322.98
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826474251
      Pontiac Firebird 1988, 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 troublesome factory electronic ignitions with...
      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
      $122.47 - $126.21
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1682285
      Pontiac Firebird 5.0L / 5.7L 1988, 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)
      # 826599241
      Pontiac Firebird 5.0L / 5.7L With Chevy Big Block Engine / With Chevy Small Block Engine 1988, 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)
      # mpn4487680655
      Pontiac Firebird 5.7L With Pontiac Engine 1988, 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)
      # mpn4268629051
      Pontiac Firebird 5.0L / 5.7L With Small Block Gen I Engine With HEI Stock Distributor 1988, GM Module by PerTronix®. Performance ignition modules are direct replacements for popular GM and Ford electronic distributors. These modules...
      Thick film technology on alumina ceramic substrates removes heat for greater accuracy and improved reliabilityLaser trimming gives precise peak current control for increased energy output
      $71.03
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2367668250
      Pontiac Firebird 1988, 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....
      $23.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 904793202
      Pontiac Firebird 5.0L / 5.7L 1988, 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)
      # mpn4511875161
      Pontiac Firebird 2.8L 1988, Distributor Rotor by Accel®. Accel Hi-Performance rotors offer superior protection from arc-thru and crossfire. Features hi-performance 60,000 volt alkyd compound, stress-relieved at molding to ensure...
      High Performance Standard HeightHeavy Duty For Maximum Energy Transfer
      $12.03




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