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Old 10-27-2012, 05:16 PM
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Where is an online source for alternator, generator or starter parts?

I have been searching and searching far a parts source to do a little of my own alternator rebuilding. I remember a time when I could just go into NAPA and get brushes or whatever parts I needed to get alternator, generator or starters up and running again but all most places want to sell you is a rebuilt or new one. The last starter I rebuilt (if that's what you want to call it) I happened to buy an identical starter for $25 at an auction and between the two of them I had mine up and going in no time. In fact the last alternator I got going I tore two of them apart and salvaged the parts. A couple of years ago I did buy brushes online for a Jeep starter, everyplace seemed to want $160 for a rebuilt one and I had this one going for $15.

I would think there would be somewhere to buy these parts. A friend told me about a place down an alley in Des Moines that carries all kinds of electrical parts but I never have much time to check it out and I hardly ever get to Des Moines without a tractor-trailer anyway.

Anybody know of an online parts source?

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There is always ebay Denso Starter Contacts, starter repair kits, starter solenoid parts, solenoid contacts, starter repair

A couple of others I googled

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Thanks Poncho! This one has quite a few parts I have been looking for. I did stump it on a couple of items.
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