Distributor - Prestolite Marine SAE J1171, 14095800, IBM 7021 8Y

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Distributor - Prestolite Marine SAE J1171, 14095800, IBM 7021 8Y

I have a 1959 Willy's retrofitted with a GM V-6 engine. I am trying to identify exact engine type and year. One of the traceable engine components is a Prestolite Marine Distributor - stamped with the following numbers SAE J1171, 14095800, IBM 7021 8Y. Is it possible to determine what engines this distributor was made for?
Thanks
Dale Jenkins

Mark Timerman
Prestolite Electric
Texas, USA
Posts - 524

The Prestolite divisions which manufacture direct current (DC) motors, switches, contactors, and electronic ignition systems (distributors) were sold to Ametek in 2000.

Any questions regarding these kinds of parts should be directed to Ametek. Contact information can be found on their website at:
www.ametek.com

Ametek
37 North Valley Road Building 4
P.O. Box 1764
Paoli, PA 19301
Tel: 610-647-2121
Toll: 1-800-473-1286
Fax: 610-296-3412 U.S.A.

Mark Timerman
mtimerman@prestolite.com
Tech service line: 866-288-9853

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