How to Install an HEI Distributor Cap?

Answer 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 »

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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 Do I Install a GM HEI Distributor?

In order to install a GM HEI distributor into your vehicle, you need to properly adjust the engine so that the distributor will fit. Once the distributor is set, you will be able to connect all of ... Read More »

How to Install a Distributor?

A distributor is a sort of high-speed on/off switch that routes power from the engine's electrical-ignition coil to the spark plugs. The distributor in most engines connects to a gear on the camsha... Read More »