Manuals for Prestolite Electrical Equipment

Manuals for Prestolite electrical equipment

Owner and Workshop Manuals are important documents that should be part of every vessel's library. They contain the detailed information necessary for safe operation, maintenance and correct servicing.  

The manuals on this page are provided for public information and education and can be downloaded for free.  All copyrights belong to copyright holders stated in the documents.

Dennison Berwick at launch of Marine Diesel Basics 1 in Toronto, Canada

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Marine Diesel Basics 1
shows how to do over 140 tasks:

•  explains all parts of the marine diesel system - fuel,
lubrication, breathing, electrics, stern gland, propeller etc.
•  300+ drawings, 222 pages
•  tasks are fully explained with clear drawings and minimal text
•  all tools & supplies needed are illustrated for each task
•  paperback US$15.99 £10.99 €12.99
•  ebook (kindle, kobo, ibooks, google, epub) US$9.99


Prestolite Alternator Use Document

General Product Applications and Conditions of Use Document


7 pages
publ. June 2011


< 1 MB file

Prestolite 4000 Series Service Manual

Troubleshooting, Diagnostics and Repair
4000 Series Service Manual


21 pages
publ. February 2009


6 MB file

Prestolite Alternator Wiring Identification

Technical Services Bulletin
Universal Alternator Wiring Instructions 


BLP2131GH       BLP2329GH
BLP2333GH      BLP2334GH


3 pages
publ. July 2017

< 1 MB file


Prestolite 8SC Series Alternator Technical Service Manual

Technical Service Manual
Basic System Troubleshooting and Repair



20 pages
publ. April 2011

6 MB file


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