For over 40 years, Chris Auto Electrical – CAELEX has been supplying the Automotive industry with Auto Electrical & related spares and repairs NATIONWIDE to:
To Develop the Knowledge, Skills & Confidence of our people through continuous training, so that CAELEX becomes the company of choice for any and all Auto Electrical Parts & Service in Africa.
Our values are represented by the acronym: R.I.C.E.
We treat others as we would like to be treated ourselves, We do not tolerate or accept abusive or disrespectful treatment.
We work with customers and ourselves openly, honestly and sincerely. When we say we will do something, we will do it: when we say we cannot, we mean it.
We have an obligation to communicate. Here, we take time to talk with one another and to listen.
We are satisfied with nothing less than the very best in everything we do. Here we will give you a quality and professional service.
The CAELEX head office is a purpose built 2500sqm building based in Pretoria. To compliment our well-stocked stores, we also have well over 18,000 stock items in our database as well as the ability to supply customers nationally and internationally with quality auto electrical parts.
Our sister company Vukuzenzele Chris Auto, is a 35% black owned company and was first established as a branch of Chris Auto Electrical in 1994. It was converted into a fully fledged Pty (Ltd) auto electrical company in it’s own right during 2008. Vukuzenzele Chris Auto has also opened it’s first branch in Sasolburg during 2014 to better service our regular and mine-based clients in the area.
We are well positioned to service customers all around the country and even internationally with their auto electrical needs.
We make it our top priority to deal in the best products and brands possible. The CAELEX team is also tireless as sourcing local and international suppliers for rare or hard-to-find products. With sources in Africa, Europe, USA and Asia, we are able to import and supply high quality aftermarket parts from the most reputable suppliers.
These are just some of the brands we can supply and/or repair:
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.
Our staff compliment is in excess of 70 employees, many of which have been employed with us for over 20 years.
CAELEX is a member of the RMI, Retail Motor Industry Organisation and MIWA, the Motor Industry Workshops Association.