AAE Wholesale Australia is Now a Proud National Distributor of Prestolite Electrics & Leece Neville (OE Reliability & Quality)



Prestolite Electrics is a Global Manufacturer and supplier for Alternators, Starters and other Electrical Components to service into the Transportation, Industrial, Agriculture, Construction and Military. Prestolite Electrics manufacturers starter motors and alternators as an OE to many on the known brands in the Australian Transportation and Industrial industry, International, BCI, Kenworth, Peterbilt, Freightliner, Sterling, Mack, Volvo, Western Star, Carrier Refrigeration Units and Thermoking.

Products are primarily manufactured as Leece-Neville brand in the United States and Prestolite brand in China and throughout the rest of the world. However, through a growing global footprint, there is increasing crossover for all of those brands worldwide.


The Company was formed through the combination of a number of businesses whose manufacturing histories date back to the early 1900s, resulting in a long history of engineering excellence and innovative products. The Company's International presence provides customers with their application needs for products and service under the Prestolite Electric and Leece-Neville brand names. With manufacturing and distribution locations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, China and Hong Kong; Prestolite Electric services the needs for original equipment and aftermarket applications.

Stay in charge with Prestolite

Prestolite has over 100 years‘ experience in the development and manufacture of alternators. A leader in the know-how that is extremely beneficial to vehicle manufacturers and end users alike. Excellent examples of the competence and innovative ability of the Prestolite product offerings for many varied applications from automotive through heavy commercial truck and bus, off-road equipment and even battle tanks.

Not only do the Prestolite alternators have an impressive power-output, but they are also highly efficient, which means improved economy and lower emissions for the end users. These are results of technical innovations to families of alternators designed for modern applications. The latest line of compact alternators with internal fans and the classic alternator designs with external fans are a testimony to Prestolite’s commitment to customer demands.

The Prestolite brush and brushless-type alternators to meet the needs of each vehicle and equipment manufacturer for construction and agricultural markets. The brushless design results in a longer life in the toughest environmental conditions. This translates into being the OE manufacturer of alternators for leading vehicle and equipment manufacturers for over 100 years.