VIDEO: The Evolution Of Starters And Alternators

VIDEO: The Evolution Of Starters And Alternators

As starters and alternators continue to evolve, your customers will reap the benefits of the improved design.

The modern starting and charging system is something that most drivers tend to take for granted. 

In the early days of the automobile, drivers had to use a hand crank to trigger the internal-combustion process. And up until the 1960s, cars relied on a crude generator called a dynamo to charge the battery and power the radio and other electrical accessories.

When the alternator came on the scene, it was a major upgrade from the dynamo, and today it still serves as the foundation of the car-charging system. 

This video is sponsored by the Automotive Distribution Network.

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