Diesel-Electric has been serving the Zambia population since 1964. With over 50 years in Zambia it is the original Bosch Partner in Zambia, and its world class operation and facility reflects its commitment to the country. Diesel Electric sells their products wholesale and direct to the public. The company has the largest installed base of generators (SDMO) in Zambia, with its own technicians for repairs and service based in Kitwe and Lusaka.


Vehicle parts in Multiple locations

Diesel-Electric is an established company that prides itself on providing superior vehicle parts from leading international brands. The company is an official agent for Bosch, Denso and Delphi. It is also an official distributor and retailer for GUD, Indy Oil and Safeline Brakes.
  • A comprehensive range of car and truck parts
  • Bosch parts, Amptron battery chargers and GUD filters
  • Safeline brake pads, Indy oil, and Continental fan belts and timing belts
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Diesel-Electric stocks a large selection of Bosch car and truck parts:

Bosch Auto electrical

  • Bosch bulbs
  • Bosch auto wipers
  • Bosch brake pads
  • Safeline brake pads
  • GUD filters
  • Indy oil
  • Starters and alternators
  • Truck lights
  • LED lights
  • Continental fan belts, poly belts and timing belts
  • Bosch Automotive and Inverter batteries
  • Amptron battery chargers

More details about some of these vehicle parts:

Bosch brake pads
The competitively priced Bosch brake pads are designed for long life, quiet operation and protection of your vehicle’s brake discs. All Japanese and German car manufacturers are catered for in the Bosch range.

Bosch Automotive batteries
These batteries offer superior performance from the smallest car through to trucks and the largest earth-moving mine equipment.

Amptron battery chargers
Diesel-Electric are sole agents for Amptron, a leading manufacturer of rugged battery chargers, with starter and alternator test benches. These products are designed to withstand harsh African conditions and are ideally suited for commercial and industrial workshops.

GUD filters
Diesel-Electric is an authorised GUD distributor with over 250 different filter types in stock.
Vehicle parts stocked by Diesel-Electric include:

  • Bosch car and truck parts
  • Amptron battery chargers
  • VARTA batteries
  • GUD filters
  • DENSO fuel injection parts
  • Delco Remy starters and alternators

Tools and home improvement in Multiple locations

Diesel-Electric is proud to represent Bosch tools to Zambia. It is the only Bosch power tool supplier in Zambia that carries out repairs in house. It also offers products by Gedore, the largest supplier of hand tools in Southern Africa, and Stihl, a name that has stood for revolutionary technology and innovation since its inception in 1928.
  • Official distributor of Bosch tools in Zambia
  • Comprehensive range of affordable, quality Gedore hand tools
  • Stihl chainsaws, hand tools and cordless power systems
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Bosch power tools
Bosch is the leading supplier of power tools for trade and industry worldwide.

  • Bosch drills
  • Boach angle grinders
  • Bosch straight grinders
  • Bosch drill bits
  • SDS drill bits
  • Cutting and grinding discs
  • Sand paper

Gedore hand tools
The versatile Gedore range is suitable for the home garage right through to mining workshops. Gedore tools have a lifetime guarantee against inferior materials and workmanship.

  • Sockets
  • Torque tools
  • Spanners
  • Screw drivers
  • Tool boxes
  • Pliers Impact sockets
  • Hammers and striking tools

Stihl products
Diesel-Electric supplies and services the following Stihl products:

  • Chainsaws
  • Pressure washers and vacuums
  • Hedge liners
  • Cut-off saws and augers
  • Hand tools
  • Cordless power system

Power generation in Multiple locations

Diesel-Electric is the largest supplier of SDMO generators in Zambia, with the largest installation base in Zambia. SDMO generators range from 3.75kA to 2.2MVA. It also offers Micro Care stand alone and grid tie inverters. Many of the major banks, hotels and industrial units in Zambia are clients of Diesel-Electric.
  • Supply, installation, service and repair of SDMO generators
  • Supply, installation, service and repair of Micro Care inverters
  • Generator installation, repairs and servicing
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Diesel-Electric technicians are factory trained and receive regular refresher training to stay ahead of changing technology in this field. They are well trained to handle hostile and industrial complex problems.

Clients include many of the leading banks in Zambia, government institutions, embassies, military and private customers.

SDMO generators
As the sole agent for the SDMO range of generators (Europe’s largest manufacturer), Diesel-Electric support every facet of the economy from domestic households, through to lodges, banks, electricity providers, customs border posts, military and mining.

Micro Care inverters
Micro Care was established over 25 years ago. They are the only inverter company in South Africa that designs, develops and manufactures all its products in South Africa. Micro Care provides both stand alone and grid tie inverters. Micro Care is fully backed by Diesel Electric in Zambia, with all the Micro Care spares being available.

Generator installation, repairs and servicing
Diesel-Electric is one of the leaders in the field of generator installation, repairs and servicing. This applies not only to their own ranges, but to third party manufacturers as well. The company has a number of customers throughout the country for which it performs scheduled maintenance and call-outs.

Diesel vehicle parts maintenance in Multiple locations

Using up-to-date equipment, Diesel-Electric repairs and services a full range of diesel pumps, alternators and starter motors for trucks and any other vehicle. The company has highly trained technicians to ensure that its customers receive the best service and support at affordable rates.
  • Repair and service of a full range of diesel pumps, alternators and starter motors
  • Company uses advanced diagnostic tools
  • Highly trained technicians
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Diesel-Electric offers complete repair and maintenance solutions, from new parts sales to rebuilding of diesel pumps, alternators and starter motors. The company provides quality parts and repair works in line with modern techniques and practices while maintaining first rate service to its customers. Diesel-Electric ensures that it completes its works in the shortest time possible.

Diesel-Electric has vast experience in the repair and reconditioning of diesel injection pumps and fuel injectors. The company has invested in advanced diagnostic tools to accurately and efficiently undertake its services. Diesel-Electric has a goal to save its customers from unforeseen breakdowns and costly repairs.

Contact information

4791/2 Chifinga Road, Lusaka, Zambia
P.O. Box
PO Box 30628
Enquire below
+260 211 229103, +260 211 229104

Opening times

08:00 – 17:00
08:00 – 17:00
08:00 – 17:00
08:00 – 17:00
08:00 – 17:00

Other locations

Nyerere Road, Kitwe
+260 212 214075, +260 212 213733