Wire & Cable

General Cable’s wide array of Prestolite Wire® Brand wire and cable is used in harness assemblies in passenger cars,; light, heavy and industrial trucks; motorcycles; buses; agricultural equipment; recreational vehicles; construction equipment; rail equipment; and off-road vehicles. 

Our Prestolite Wire Brand of standard and specialty cables are engineered, innovative solutions developed in response to customer and market requirements.  We predominately serve the Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) as well as Suppliers (OES), Tier I and Tier II suppliers, and OEM distribution customers who serve the transportation market.

General Cable’s line Transportation wire and cable is available in a variety of gauges, lengths and packaging options. Contact us at customerservice@prestolitewire.com to learn more.

Learn more about General Cable’s Transportation Wire & Cable:

Battery Cable
General Cable’s Prestolite Wire® Brand of battery cable products are used in a variety of vehicles that include cars, trucks, buses, marine, tractors, off-road vehicles and equipment.

Battery cable is a low-voltage solution for automotive and agricultural electrical connection applications.  Our shielded battery cable products support the growing need for flexible yet reliable solutions to reduce electrical noise and increased temperatures on a multitude of high-voltage and low-voltage applications.

General Cable offers provides a full range in gauge and metric-sized battery cable that meets or exceeds SAE and ISO specifications. The products are available in both copper and aluminum constructions and range in temperature from 85°C – 200°C.

Primary Wire
Prestolite Wire® Brand offers one of the widest ranges of low-voltage primary wire available in the industry. Our product offering includes not only standard products but also products produced for use in specific automotive OEM specifications and custom applications.  

General Cable’s primary wire is used for automotive point-to-point electrical connection and is ideal for general purpose wiring in automobiles, boats, trucks, buses, tractors, trailers and other motor-driven equipment. We offer a variety of gauge sizes, permanent colors and packaging options to meet the needs of both OEM and Distributor customers. Prestolite Wire Brand primary wire meets or exceeds SAE and ISO specifications. The products are available in both copper and aluminum constructions and range in temperature from 85°C – 200°C.

Multi-Conductor Cable
Automotive Multi-Conductor Cable is used for sensor assemblies in passenger cars, trucks, buses, marine equipment, or any vehicle where heat, flexibility and resistance to chemicals and abrasion are required. CAN Bus (J1939) wire products are used in a variety of data bus applications for the transportation, construction, recreational vehicle, industrial and marine markets.

Specialty Cable
We offer a wide range of specialty products ranging from ABS brakes and shielded CAN Bus for signal and power, to transmission wire and a variety of other high-temp applications.

Aluminum Products
Our entire line of Prestolite Wire® Brand battery and primary wires is now available with an Aluminum conductor.

EV Cable (LV, HV, TPE, Rubber)
General Cable’s line of Carol® Brand CarolGrene Ultra Flex® EV Cables supplies charging power for all electric vehicles on the market today and is compatible with commercial and residential charging applications using the SAE J1772 specification.
The CarolGrene Ultra Flex line, when terminated in accordance with electric vehicle industry standards, is the most comprehensive product offering with three standard jacket types:  EV All-Rubber Jacket, EVE Thermoplastic Elastomer (TPE) Jacket and EVT Polyvinylchloride (PV) Jacket.

Other Transportation Products