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Epimetheus

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I'm looking to do a duraspark conversion on my 83 2.8l. I'm having an impossible time finding a distributor for my project. I know the mustang II and pinto distributors work, but I cannot find one. I'm wondering if one of these "universal fit" distributors would work? How would I know which one to get?

 


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3100 bucks for a distributor?!

Id keep the TFI before i paid that. Or swap in a 302
 

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I don't see anything there with a vacuum advance unit and the ones I looked at said "locked out", which I take to mean no centrifugal advance, either. Some were for use with crank trigger systems. You would do better looking for a 77-78 Mustang II distributor because the 75-6 Duraspark system was slightly different.
 

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For sure! I was referring more to the Holley's. Im curious to know if these would fit:


 

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For sure! I was referring more to the Holley's. Im curious to know if these would fit:


The Cardone unit is a stock reman so it should work, The bottom one might work but it's too shiny for me.
 

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