Wire & Cable Products

Automotive wire and cable is used in wiring harness assemblies for passenger, performance and race cars, light, medium, heavy and industrial trucks, motorcycles, buses, agricultural equipment, recreational vehicles, construction equipment, rail equipment, and off-road vehicles.

General Cable produces this and more, including wire used in ignition systems.

The General Cable’s 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 (OEMs) as well as Tier I and Tier II suppliers and OEM distribution partners who serve the transportation market.

General Cable’s Automotive wire and cable products are available in a variety of gauges, lengths and packaging options.

Contact us at +33 233 302 437 or info@generalcable-ae.com to learn more about our Automotive 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 of flexible yet reliable solutions to reduce electrical noise and increased temperatures on a multitude of high-voltage and low-voltage applications.

General Cable 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.

  • Ignition Wire

General Cable offers a full line of private-label and Prestolite Wire® Brand bulk ignition wire constructions that meets or exceeds all OEM requirements.  We are the industry leader in the manufacture of ignition wire sets and our ignition wires may be found in passenger, performance and race cars; light, heavy and industrial trucks; motorcycles; buses; agricultural equipment; boats; recreational vehicles; construction equipment; rail equipment; and off-road vehicles.  

Our ignition wire is used to support the Original Equipment (OE) direct market needs for single leads and ignition wire sets. We meet and exceed strict OE requirements and strong quality control standards, including ISO/TS 16949: 2002, as well as stringent process, performance and service requirements.

We also manufacture a complete line of ignition wire sets. Click here to learn more.

  • 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 databus applications for the transportation, construction, recreational vehicle, industrial and marine markets.
  • Specialty Cable
    General Cable has 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.General Cable has also a variety of cables shielded with ferrite.
  • 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.