Nations Starter & Alternator
'You Really Want To Start Something"

Pictured above: The Founders of Nations Starter & Alternator, brothers Robert and Harold Nations circa 1930

Customer Service Phone Hours:

8am-5pm Monday - Friday (Central Time Zone)
Toll Free: 1-888-334-2632
Fax: 573-332-0588


Nations Starter and Alternator is a family owned company operating in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.

Our Mission is to serve our customers with integrity and expertise in our specialized field of starters, alternators and electrical system service. Our goal is to solve problems in a timely manner with the attitude of good will and demonstrate abilities of excellence. We will finish each task with our personal seal of a job well done to the best of our abilities.

Our company was started in 1930 by Robert Lee Nations and his Brothers. Robert Nations was the 7th son of 7 boys from Morley, Missouri. The company soon settled in a thriving town on the Mississippi River, Cape Girardeau, Missouri. This is still our home today.

We are a hometown company that strives to keep up with the ever changing electrical system needs and meet the challenge head on, worldwide. We excel in getting hard to find starters and alternators and making conversions for demanding applications. Our years of experience in the auto electrical field and willingness to serve set us apart from the rest.

We are committed to being here to service our customers in the future with dependable starters alternators and parts and personal customer service. We specialize in electrical system parts and service to fit the needs of our customers. We strive to keep up with the latest technology and products to give our customers the very best.

Quality and Service is our number one priority.

New Starters & Alternators - We are affiliated with suppliers coast to coast. We are the BEST at locating those hard to find parts or getting you the part you need at a better price. New o.e.m parts from delco, denso, motorcraft, mitsubishi, hitachi and others and the industries leading aftermarket manufacturers. We only sale the best!

Specialty rebuilding bench - If you need a fast repair or an antique overhauled, we can do it. No job is too big or too small.