GT40P heads, what spark plug wires? - Ford Mustang Forums : Corral.net Mustang Forum
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 7 Old 02-07-2009, 12:32 AM Thread Starter
Registered User
 
spydermandb's Avatar
 
Trader Feedback: (9)
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Milwaukee, WI
Posts: 3,231
GT40P heads, what spark plug wires?

I looked through the sticky and no solid answer on this, what wires you guys use on your gt40p heads? i know it's easy to run 90 degree boots, and this is what iwant to do. i was looking at wires for a 305 chevy, any particular brand work better than others??? my buddy had taylors for a 305 chevy and they were long as hell...


-Robert
spydermandb is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 7 Old 02-07-2009, 12:42 AM
Registered User
 
Trader Feedback: (18)
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Florida
Posts: 1,528
Quote:
Originally Posted by spydermandb View Post
I looked through the sticky and no solid answer on this, what wires you guys use on your gt40p heads? i know it's easy to run 90 degree boots, and this is what iwant to do. i was looking at wires for a 305 chevy, any particular brand work better than others??? my buddy had taylors for a 305 chevy and they were long as hell...
Just get the Ford Racing 90 degree wires for an 85-93 mustang....

justhereforinfo is offline  
post #3 of 7 Old 02-07-2009, 12:48 AM Thread Starter
Registered User
 
spydermandb's Avatar
 
Trader Feedback: (9)
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Milwaukee, WI
Posts: 3,231
Quote:
Originally Posted by justhereforinfo View Post
Just get the Ford Racing 90 degree wires for an 85-93 mustang....
all i see are 45 degree boots... not 90 degree

-Robert
spydermandb is offline  
post #4 of 7 Old 02-07-2009, 12:52 AM
Registered User
 
Trader Feedback: (18)
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Florida
Posts: 1,528
I just double checked and I'm running a new set of 45 degree wires on my gt40p's. I thought they were 90, but their 45's and they work great.

The previous wires were msd with less angle, they caught fire at the first start up.

I have plenty of room with the 45's.
justhereforinfo is offline  
post #5 of 7 Old 02-07-2009, 01:07 AM Thread Starter
Registered User
 
spydermandb's Avatar
 
Trader Feedback: (9)
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Milwaukee, WI
Posts: 3,231
MSD Ignition 31839 is what im probably gonna run i think, thoughts? Copper > steel for conductor, and with the blower im gonna be runnin, i need max spark

-Robert
spydermandb is offline  
post #6 of 7 Old 02-07-2009, 07:14 AM
Registered User
 
Trey LePark's Avatar
 
Trader Feedback: (1)
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Greenville, NC
Posts: 1,505
I'm using the FRPP with 45° boots.

'92 5.0 5 speed
Trey LePark is offline  
post #7 of 7 Old 02-07-2009, 08:16 AM
Registered User
 
tripleblackvert's Avatar
 
Trader Feedback: (74)
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: mountaintop,pa
Posts: 5,291
it probably depends on what headers you use with your P heads..i have Mac 1-5/8 longtubes and theres no way i could run 45* boots on a few of the cylinders
i just grabbed a set of off the shelf Accel 90* wires from the local parts house,mainly cuz i didnt feel like shelling out $100 for a set of 90 degree wires from summit and that was all they had in stock..i think,like you said,they are for a chevy,and they are quite long..and yellow..but until they melt thats whats staying on there

1987 Notch - N/A stock 302, TFS heads, Holley Systemax, FTI cam, Astro A5
Best so far: 10.92 @ 123mph with a 1.49 60ft
tripleblackvert is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Bookmarks

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Mustang Forums : Corral.net Mustang Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome