GM '96-'97 External Single Connector Coil

Entry level spark output for GM vehicles with single connector.

PART# 8231

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Used on 1996-1999 GM vehicles. These new coils mount directly in place of the factory coils and accept the factory connectors. Spark energy is increased thanks to improved materials and windings that were spec’d by MSD engineering.


  • Direct performance replacement for GM Coil, 1996-1999
  • 80:1 turns ratio and lower primary resistance produce high voltage output
  • Works with stock ignition as well as MSD Ignitions
  • CARB E.O. Approved


Emission Code1
Maximum voltage40,000 Volts
Peak currentN/A
Primary resistance.5 OHMs
Secondary resistance6.5K OHMs
Spark durationN/A
Turns ratio80:1
WarningCalifornia Proposition 65

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This part is legal for use on Emissions Controlled Vehicles when used in accordance with the manufacturers application guide because it has a California Air Resources Board Executive Order number or is a direct or consolidated replacement part.

The following vehicles are considered Emissions Controlled Vehicles:

  • 1966 and newer U.S. manufactured California Certified vehicles
  • 1968 and newer U.S. manufactured Federally Certified vehicles
  • 1968 and newer Foreign manufactured vehicle
WARNING FOR 8231: This product contains chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm.
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