Over 45 years of experience

With our roots firmly planted in the auto electrical industry for over 45 years, you know you’re dealing with professional auto electricians you can trust.

Level 1 BBBEE Contributor

CAELEX – Chris Auto Electrical is a Level 1 BBBEE Contributor, with a 135% recognised
procurement level.

We've got it!

With over 18,000 line items on record, we stock a comprehensive range of aftermarket auto electrical parts, components, accessories and equipment.

Try our FREE online Catalog!

Days, weeks, months and years of work have gone into creating the most comprehensive on-line auto electrical catalog in South Africa, and it’s available to you for free! The CAELEX free online catalog helps you find the auto electrical parts you’re looking for 24/7, no matter where you are!

  • Completely Free! No subscription fees, no trial periods.
  • Fully Comprehensive. Contains over 18,000 items!
  • Search for parts by Category, Vehicle, Part Number or Keyword.
  • Easy to use, easy to find what you need, fast!

Download our monthly Promotions booklet.

Every month at CAELEX we release our monthly Promotions booklet, filled with the latest auto electrical products, special offers, news and promotions.

  • New Product Arrivals & Imports
  • Special Offers
  • Latest News
  • Tech-Tips & Tricks
Caelex/Vukuzenele Promotions

We offer everything Auto Electrical

Starter Motors & Alternators

CAELEX, is a premium supplier of high quality auto electrical parts and services to auto electricians, fleets and mines around South Africa. We stock light duty and heavy duty starter motors and alternators, from city runabouts to the enormous heavy duty earthmoving machinery of South Africa’s biggest mines, we have the units you are looking for.

If there is something we don’t have in stock, we’ll get it for you. “Call CAELEX, they probably have it” is our anthem. We are very proud to have become the “go to” company if you are looking for something that’s not readily or easily available. Our sales team and buying department are a formidable force at sourcing and sniffing out rare or special components.

Remanufacturing

On our 2500sqm premises, we also repair and remanufacture starters, alternators and generators of all shapes and sizes in our unit remanufacturing workshop. We also also have an on-site rewinding and bendix rebuilding facility that can repair or remanufacture field coils, armatures, solenoids, stators, rotors and bendix drives.

Spare Parts & Components

For the auto electrician, we stock over 18,000 line items, comprising everything from:

  • Solenoids
  • Bendix Drives
  • Field Coils
  • Armatures
  • Bushes
  • Brush Holders & Brushes
  • Field Coil Housings
  • Drive End Brackets
  • Commutator End Brackets
  • Rotors
  • Stators
  • Sliprings
  • Regulators
  • Rectifiers
  • Alternator Pulleys
  • Ball Bearings
  • Needle Bearings

…and everything in between.

Automotive Lighting & Accessories

CAELEX also stocks a fantastic range of automotive LED lighting solutions.

From lower end LED spot and flood lights for the DIY tinkerer, up to light bars, flood lamps and worker lights used by trucking fleets and mining equipment – fitted with only the highest quality CREE LED technology available.

Need accessories? We have that too! Everything from Gauges to sender units, sensors, backup horns, hooters, spotlight brackets, wiring and everything up to under-chair heating solutions for Truck drivers.

Tools & Testing Equipment

Test Benches (Small to large) for testing Starter Motors & Alternators
Regulator Testers, including our very own RT5551 in-house developed regulator tester, capable of testing nearly ALL regulators on the market today.
Computer Diagnosis Equipment
Battery Testing Equipment, from basic to those with digital assessments and print-outs.
Basic Test Meters for basic voltage and amperage testing.
Advanced and Heavy Duty Automotive Test Meters
Battery chargers, from light duty, to heavy duty and even multi-battery charging hubs.

Full Auto Electrical Supply LIsting

  • ADAPTORS, BRASS, FOR SENDER UNITS
  • ALTERNATORS LIGHT DUTY, NEW
  • ALTERNATORS HEAVY DUTY, NEW
  • ALTERNATORS LIGHT DUTY, RECONDITIONED
  • ALTERNATORS HEAVY DUTY, RECONDITIONED
  • ARMATURES FOR, STARTER & GENERATOR,NEW
  • ARMATURES FOR, STARTER & GENERATOR, REWOUND
  • BATTERIES, AA, AAA, 9v etc.
  • BATTERIES, AUTOMOTIVE 12V
  • BATTERIES, AUTOMOTIVE DELKOR HEAVY DUTY
  • BATTERY BRACKETS
  • BATTERY CABLE
  • BATTERY CHARGERS
  • BEARINGS, AUTOMOTIVE
  • BENDIX DRIVES FOR STARTERS, NEW
  • BENDIX DRIVES FOR STARTERS, RECONDITIONED
  • BRACKETS COMM END, ALTERNATORS
  • BRACKETS COMM END, STARTERS
  • BRACKETS DRIVE END, ALTERNATORS
  • BRACKETS DRIVE END, STARTERS
  • BRACKETS INTERMEDIATE, STARTERS
  • BRACKETS RE-SLEEVED & REPAIRED, CE, DE & INT
  • BRUSHES, ALTERNATORS
  • BRUSHES, STARTERS
  • BRUSH HOLDERS, ALTERNATORS
  • BRUSH HOLDERS, STARTERS
  • BUSHES CE, DE and INT
  • CABLE, AUTOMOTIVE
  • CHEVRONS
  • CIGARETTE LIGHTERS, AUTOMOTIVE
  • CIGARETTE LIGHTER ADAPTERS
  • CIRCLIPS, AUTOMOTIVE
  • CLAMPS, CHASSIS
  • COIL, IGNITION
  • CONDENSERS
  • CONNECTOR STRIPS
  • DIODES, AUTOMOTIVE
  • DIODE TRIO
  • DRIVES, FOR STARTERS, NEW
  • DRIVES, FOR STARTERS, RECONDITIONED
  • FIELD COILS, NEW
  • FIELD COILS, REWOUND
  • FANS, ALTERNATOR
  • FAN BELTS
  • FLASHER UNITS
  • FORKS, FOR STARTERS
  • FUEL PUMPS
  • FUSABLE LINKS
  • FUSES, BLADE
  • FUSES, CERAMIC
  • FUSES, GLASS
  • FUSES, PORCELAIN
  • FUSE BOXES
  • FUSE HOLDERS
  • GAUGES, AMMETER
  • GAUGES, FUEL
  • GAUGES, HOUR METERS
  • GAUGES, OIL PRESSURE
  • GAUGES, REV COUNTER
  • GAUGES, TEMPERATURE
  • GAUGES, VOLTS etc.
  • GLOBES, BAYONET/FESTOON/WEDGE/HALOGEN/LED
  • GLOBE HOLDERS
  • GLOW PLUGS
  • GLOW PLUG INDICATORS
  • HOLDER, FUSE
  • HOLDER, GLOBE
  • HOOTERS
  • HORNS, AIR
  • IGNITION LEADS
  • IGNITION SWITCHES
  • IGNITION MODULES
  • INDICATOR SWITCHES
  • INSULATORS, STARTER & ALTERNATOR
  • INSPECTION LAMPS
  • J-BOLTS, FOR BATTERY BRACKETS
  • KEYS, FOR KEY WAYS, STR/ALT/GENERATOR SHAFTS
  • KITS, ALTERNATOR OVERHAUL
  • KITS, STARTER OVERHAUL
  • LIGHTS, TRUCK LIGHT
  • LIGHTS, TRUCK LIGHT REPLACEMENT
  • LIGHTS, BEACON
  • LIGHT BRACKETS
  • LIGHTS, DRIVING
  • LIGHTS, FOG
  • LIGHTS, HEAD SEALED
  • LIGHTS, HEAD SEMI SEALED
  • LIGHTS, HOUSING RUBBER
  • LIGHTS, IMPLEMENTATION
  • LIGHTS, INDICATOR
  • LIGHTS, INTERIOR
  • LIGHTS, JET FLASH
  • LIGHTS, L.E.D (VARIOUS)
  • LIGHTS, L.E.D WORK
  • LIGHTS, L.E.D SPOT
  • LIGHTS, MARKER
  • LIGHTS, NUMBER PLATE
  • LIGHTS, PANEL
  • LIGHTS, PARK
  • LIGHTS, REVERSE
  • LIGHTS, SPOT
  • LIGHTS, STOP
  • LIGHTS, STOP/TAIL
  • LIGHTS, STOP/TAIL/INDICATOR (L.E.D Also)
  • LIGHTS, STROBE
  • LIGHTS, TAIL
  • MODULES, IGNITION
  • MOTORS, WIPER
  • O RINGS, AUTO’/x_icon_list_item]ELECTRICAL
  • PLUGS, SPARK
  • PLUGS, TRAILER 5/7PIN
  • PLUNGERS, STARTER
  • POINTS
  • PULLEYS
  • PULLEYS, CLUTCH
  • PUMPS, FUEL
  • RECTIFIERS, ALTERNATOR
  • REGULATORS, ALTERNATOR
  • RELAYS
  • RESISTORS
  • ROTORS, ALTERNATOR, NEW
  • ROTORS, ALTERNATOR, REWOUND
  • SEALS, AUTO ELECTRICAL
  • SENDER UNITS, FUEL
  • SENDER UNITS, OIL PRESSURE
  • SENDER UNITS, TEMPERATURE
  • SLEEVING, CORRUGATED
  • SLEEVING, EMPIRE
  • SLEEVING, HEAT SHRINK
  • SLEEVING, PVC
  • SLEEVING, SPIRAL
  • SLIP RINGS
  • SOLENOIDS, BODY MOUNT
  • SOLENOIDS, STARTER, NEW
  • SOLENOIDS, STARTER, REMANUFACTURED
  • STARTERS, LIGHT DUTY, NEW
  • STARTERS, HEAVY DUTY, NEW
  • STARTERS, LIGHT DUTY, REMANUFACTURED
  • STARTERS, HEAVY DUTY, REMANUFACTURED
  • STATORS, NEW
  • STATORS, REWOUND
  • SWITCHES, BRAKE
  • SWITCHES, DIP
  • SWITCHES, HAZARD
  • SWITCHES, HEAD LIGHT
  • SWITCHES, IGNITION
  • SWITCHES, INDICATOR
  • SWITCHES, ISOLATION
  • SWITCHES, PUSH-PULL
  • SWITCHES, PULL
  • SWITCHES, PUSH BUTTON
  • SWITCHES, ROCKER
  • SWITCHES, REVERSE
  • SWITCHES, TOGGLE
  • SWITCHES, WIPER
  • TAPE INSULATION
  • TAPE LINEN
  • TERMINAL POSTS, ALTERNATOR & STARTER
  • TERMINALS, BATTERY
  • TERMINALS, PLAIN & BRASS
  • TERMINALS, INSULATORS
  • TEST EQUIPMENT, BATTERY
  • TEST EQUIPMENT BATTERY LOAD TESTERS
  • TEST EQUIPMENT, GROWLERS
  • TEST EQUIPMENT, HYDROMETERS
  • TEST EQUIPMENT, MULTI-METERS
  • TEST EQUIPMENT, REGULATOR TESTERS
  • TEST EQUIPMENT, VOLT/AMP TESTERS
  • TEST EQUIPMENT, TEST BENCHES LIGHT DUTY
  • TEST EQUIPMENT, TEST BENCHES, HEAVY DUTY
  • THROUGH BOLTS, ALTERNATOR & STARTER
  • TOOLS, CRIMPING
  • TOOLS, SOLDERING IRON
  • VANES, FOR ALTERNATOR PUMPS
  • WIPER ARMS
  • WIPER BLADES
  • WIPER MOTORS