How to Install a HEI Distributor in a Pontiac 350?

Answer General Motors used several types of distributors for their 350 engine. However, from 1975 through 1980, Pontiac Firebird became one of the models equipped with the High Energy Ignition (HEI) distr... Read More »

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How to Replace the Distributor in a Pontiac Grand Am?

The sporty Pontiac Grand Am went entirely distributorless with the 1999 models. For its 2.3L and 2.5L engines in earlier years, Pontiac used a High Energy Ignition (HEI) system that had a Direct Ig... Read More »

How to Install an MSD Distributor?

Though high-profile camshafts, aluminum cylinder heads and larger carburetors get most of the V-8 upgrade attention in car magazines, the distributor is the most important piece of equipment under ... Read More »

How to Install a HEI Distributor?

Easy-to-install HEI (high energy ignition) distributor caps perform better than factory distributors in the high RPM range at which competitive race cars and performance street machines are driven.... Read More »

How to Install an HEI Distributor Cap?

The distributor cap on a General Motors HEI-equipped engine sits on top of the distributor and holds the spark plug wires. If the distributor cap cracks or otherwise becomes damaged, it can severel... Read More »