which Distributors - JeepForum.com
Search  
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back JeepForum.com > Models > Jeep CJ Forum > which Distributors

Advance Adapters SYE Kits~Artec JK 1 TON SWAP~Truc-Lite LED Headlights! OCONEE OFF-ROAD 706-534-9955

Reply
Unread 05-24-2008, 04:18 AM   #1
jcooley7
Registered User
1985 CJ7 
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: athens
Posts: 154
which Distributors

D.U.I. (Davis Unified Ignition) for $379 or the HEI Billet Distributor for 99


what the difference

jcooley7 is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 05-24-2008, 08:59 AM   #2
JeepHammer
Running On Empty...
1973 CJ5 
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: South West Indiana
Posts: 9,952
Not a lot of differences...

The $99 one is sure to be full of 'Import' parts and the Chinese don't have a clue how to heat treat steel.
The cheaper ones are showing up with hardened drive gears that are killing camshaft gears in 30 miles...

How about reading this first,
http://www.junkyardgenius.com/igniti...EIcompair.html

Last edited by JeepHammer; 05-24-2008 at 08:55 PM..
JeepHammer is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 05-24-2008, 07:39 PM   #3
78CJFIVE
Registered User
1978 CJ5 
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Radcliff, Kentucky
Posts: 325
dead link. =(
78CJFIVE is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 05-24-2008, 08:11 PM   #4
jaykump
Registered User
1974 CJ5 
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: St.Charles, Michigan
Posts: 56
I bought the 99 dollar dist. and ended up paying another 99 dollars for new cam and dist. gears....plus 2 oil changes, gaskets, antifreeze and time with a broken jeep....that DUI look pretty cheep now.....but check out the Junkyard genius site....I like what he has printed....I am going with a MSD box and Ford HEI cap and rotor.... Oh ya I am one that got 30 miles from the 99 dollar Dist.
__________________
1974 CJ5 360 Bored/Balanced T150 3speed/Dana20 t-case, Dana 30/44 3.73 gears 4" lift. 33X12.50 BFG Mud Terrains Fiberglass body
jaykump is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 05-24-2008, 08:52 PM   #5
JeepHammer
Running On Empty...
1973 CJ5 
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: South West Indiana
Posts: 9,952
Try it now,
http://www.junkyardgenius.com/igniti...EIcompair.html


Here is one from this forum you might try,
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f8/another-bad-hei-dist-gear-supplier-556951/
JeepHammer is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Thread Tools


Suggested Threads





Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. JeepForum.com is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.