Ford 302 Bronze Distributor Gear

MSD Bronze Distributor gears are machined from quality AMPCO 45 aluminum bronze containing 5% nickel.

PART# 8583

Suggested Retail: $55.48
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This special com­bination of bronze and nickel creates high-strength gear teeth that are less prone to wear even with high-volume oil pumps.


  • Interstitial carbide concentration improves wear resistance and
  • Melonite QPQ coated reduces friction and initial wear.
  • Proprietary formulated ductile iron.
  • Micro polished surface for smooth contact.
  • Increased outer hardened layer thickness (RC 55-60).


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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 8583: This product contains chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm.
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