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With a legacy of innovation that can be traced to the earliest days of the automobile, Wells Vehicle Electronics has earned the trust of the world’s premier vehicle manufacturers, component OEMs and repair professionals.

A Long History of Meeting Customer Needs

When Henry Ford pioneered automobile mass production with the Model T, Wisconsin entrepreneur, Robert Wells, established a business to meet the needs of the fast-growing automobile industry, with a focus on electrical components.

Wells Original Brook Street Facility

Since opening the doors to Wells Vehicle Electronics in 1903, the company that bears his name has grown impressively while remaining true to our core mission of making the most accurate and reliable vehicle components available.

No Signs of Slowing Down

We understand that customers are looking for innovative, high-quality components that meet the strict requirements of not only today’s vehicles, but tomorrow’s as well. That’s why we deliver trusted solutions that improve on conventional designs to help speed the repair process and ensure significantly better, longer-lasting service. It’s a commitment we deliver along with every product and package that bears our name.

Our unmatched engineering resources and leading-edge manufacturing and distribution capabilities have made Wells the preferred choice of an ever-growing number of replacement parts distributors, technicians and do-it-yourselfers within the automotive market. This commitment led to the creation of Wells Engineered Products, a division that proudly designs, engineers and manufacturers a complete line of vehicle and engine management electronics for manufacturers of premium off-road, marine, agricultural, motorcycle, power generation and industrial equipment.

Wells Vehicle Electronics is proud to be part of NGK SPARK PLUG CO., LTD. Makers of spark plugs for virtually every automotive, motorcycle, marine and small engine application, NGK SPARK PLUG dominates. NGK SPARK PLUG holds a world leading share of spark plugs and automotive sensors for internal combustion engines and also offer a broad lineup of packages, cutting tools, bio ceramics and industrial ceramics.

Our Mission

Create innovative win-win solutions for all our associates and business partners in vehicle electronics.

Our Vision

Be a dominant global solutions provider with a broad selection of trusted products and world-class customer service.

Our Values


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