1978 GMC Caballero Performance Starting & Charging

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    • (0 reviews)
      # 775020867
      GMC Caballero 5.0L / 5.7L 1978 Full Size OEM Style Starter by Tuff Stuff Performance®.
      Offset MountHeat Treated Shaft
      $122.79 - $149.15
    • (0 reviews)
      # 775019876
      GMC Caballero 5.0L / 5.7L 1978 Gear Reduction Mini Denso Starter by Tuff Stuff Performance®. Tuff Stuff starters are hand made from premium quality new components - not remanufactured - and are quality built in USA. Most Gear Reduction...
      Designed For High Horsepower And High Compression EnginesLighter And Smaller Than OE Starters
      $162.39 - $232.14
    • (0 reviews)
      # 775028030
      GMC Caballero 5.0L / 5.7L 1978 Gear Reduction Starter by Tuff Stuff Performance®. Tuff Stuff starters are hand made from premium quality new components - not remanufactured - and are quality built in USA. Most Gear Reduction style...
      Designed For High Horsepower And High Compression EnginesLighter And Smaller Than OE Starters
      +3
      $104.49 - $165.01
    • (0 reviews)
      # 775020632
      GMC Caballero 5.0L / 5.7L 1978 Mini Gear Reduction Starter by Tuff Stuff Performance®. With Straight Mounting Block. Tuff Stuff starters are hand made from premium quality new components - not remanufactured - and are quality built in...
      Designed For High Horsepower And High Compression EnginesLighter And Smaller Than OE Starters
      $137.94 - $235.91
    • (0 reviews)
      # 775019819
      GMC Caballero 5.0L / 5.7L 1978 OEM Style Starter by Tuff Stuff Performance®. Tuff Stuff starters are hand made from premium quality new components - not remanufactured - and are quality built in USA. Most Gear Reduction style starters,...
      Designed For High Horsepower And High Compression EnginesLighter And Smaller Than OE Starters
      +3
      $114.60 - $157.67
    • (0 reviews)
      # 256025698
      GMC Caballero 5.0L / 5.7L 1978, Alternator by March Performance®. 1 Wire.
      Precisely engineered for perfect fit and functionMade with a unique blend of durability and style
      +1
      $150.30 - $586.19
    • (0 reviews)
      # 211238484
      GMC Caballero 1978, S Series Alternator by Mechman Alternators®.
      Cast aluminum constructionCutting edge 6 phase hairpin epoxy reinforced stator technology
      $374.00 - $499.00
    • (0 reviews)
      # 211238487
      GMC Caballero 1978, S Series Racing Alternator by Mechman Alternators®.
      Cast aluminum constructionCutting edge 6 phase hairpin epoxy reinforced stator technology
      $349.00 - $424.00
    • (0 reviews)
      # 565391195
      GMC Caballero 1978, Alternator by Mr. Gasket®. Pulley Type: With 1V-Groove. These Mr. Gasket alternators are made from all new components & exceed OEM specifications for maximum dependability.
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $89.95 - $144.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1483882
      GMC Caballero 5.0L / 5.7L 1978, PowerStar™ Alternator by Mr. Gasket®. Finish: Chrome. Keep your starter motor looking good and operating properly with a starter motor heat shield. Bonus: the shiny chrome finish looks great, even down...
      Prevents headers or stock exhaust systems from baking the starter motorTriple-chrome finish
      $189.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 96878186
      GMC Caballero 1978, 10SI Alternator by Powermaster®. Pulley Type: With 1V Pulley. 1 or 3 Wire. Voltage Regulator: Internal. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Powermaster features premium quality and will perform...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      +1
      $143.29 - $192.64
    • (0 reviews)
      # 88504711
      GMC Caballero 1978, 12SI Alternator by Powermaster®. 1 or 3 Wire. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Powermaster features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and...
      Excellent idle amperage1or 3 wire operation
      +1
      $134.83 - $252.23
    • (0 reviews)
      # 714460349
      GMC Caballero 1978, AD230 Alternator by Powermaster®. Pulley Type: With 6-Groove. The large case unit (in a dual spool ear mounting) will also replace the small case CS-130D dual spool alternators with no modification. They have dual...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      +1
      $259.91 - $315.31
    • (0 reviews)
      # 714471569
      GMC Caballero 5.0L / 5.7L 1978, Alternator Kit by Powermaster®. Current: 100 Amp. Mounting: Snug Mount. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Powermaster features premium quality and will perform better than...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $368.11 - $389.22
    • (0 reviews)
      # 714587476
      GMC Caballero 5.0L / 5.7L 1978, Alternator Kit by Powermaster®. With 8102 Alternator. Current: 65 Amp. Mounting: High Mount. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Powermaster features premium quality and will perform...
      Designed for circle track applications
      $331.70 - $342.77
    • (0 reviews)
      # 88504837
      GMC Caballero 5.0L / 5.7L 1978, Pro Series Alternator Kit by Powermaster®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Powermaster features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $367.37 - $426.59
    • (0 reviews)
      # 714435624
      GMC Caballero 5.0L / 5.7L 1978, XS Volt™ Pro Series Alternator Kit by Powermaster®. Finish: Black powdercoated. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Powermaster features premium quality and will perform better...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $407.51 - $461.23
    • (0 reviews)
      # 674883037
      GMC Caballero 5.0L / 5.7L Small Block Chevy Engine 1978, Alternator by TSP®. TSP's alternators are a great addition to your engine, whether it's for the great look or the reliable high-amperage output. This alternator produces 110 amps,...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $95.12 - $190.24
    • (0 reviews)
      # 674903050
      GMC Caballero 1978, V-Belt Alternator by TSP®. Alternator Style: GM 10SI. TSP's alternators are is a great addition to your engine, whether it's for the great look or the reliable high-amperage output. This alternator produces 110 amps,...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $84.88
    • (1 review)
      # 88659421
      GMC Caballero 1978, Alternator by Tuff Stuff Performance®. OEM or 1 Wire.
      Heavy Duty Copper Wound CoilsSpike Resistant Diodes
      +9
      $90.13 - $147.75
    • (0 reviews)
      # 714587843
      GMC Caballero 3.8L / 5.0L / 5.7L 1978, One Wire Alternator by Tuff Stuff Performance®.
      Heavy Duty Copper Wound CoilsSpike Resistant Diodes
      +1
      $120.32 - $145.81
    • (0 reviews)
      # 88659441
      GMC Caballero 3.8L / 5.0L / 5.7L 1978, Silver Bullet™ Alternator by Tuff Stuff Performance®. OEM or 1 Wire. Size: 4.85". Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Tuff Stuff Performance features premium quality and...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      +6
      $120.66 - $219.56
    • (0 reviews)
      # 69380363
      GMC Caballero 5.0L / 5.7L With Small Block With Long Water Pump 1978 Alternator Bracket by BTP®. This premium part by BTP helps the starting and charging system of your vehicle to provide the energy needed for the engine to start as...
      Engineered to help your starting and charging system operate at its maximumMade from superior materials
      $7.27 - $14.59
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4487510606
      GMC Caballero 1978, Alternator Pulley by Billet Specialties®. Finish: Polished. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Billet Specialties features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $26.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2973827968
      GMC Caballero 1978, Alternator Pulley by Billet Specialties®. With Fan. Finish: Polished.
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $54.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358582093
      GMC Caballero 5.0L / 5.7L 1978, Alternator Drive Kit by Moroso®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Moroso features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and lifestyle,...
      Alternator Mount Kits include all hardware needed to mount old-style Delco alternators to the driver's side of the engineAlternator Drive Kits are crankshaft-mounted and designed with spacers that can be replaced with pulleys to drive other accessories such as external oil pumps and vacuum pumps
      $198.54
    • (0 reviews)
      # 714533613
      GMC Caballero 5.0L / 5.7L 1978, Alternator Pulley by Moroso®. Pulley Type: With 1-Groove. Outer Diameter: 5.00".
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $44.97 - $71.43
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1454134
      GMC Caballero 5.0L / 5.7L 1978, Alternator Pulley by Mr. Gasket®. Keep your starter motor looking good and operating properly with a starter motor heat shield. Bonus: the shiny chrome finish looks great, even down there where the...
      Prevents headers or stock exhaust systems from baking the starter motorTriple-chrome finish
      $50.83
    • (0 reviews)
      # 314939097
      GMC Caballero 5.0L / 5.7L 1978 Starter Locking Bolt Kit by Stage 8®.
      Thoughtfully designed for the highest efficiency and safetyWill provide more breakaway torque than any other locking system
      $12.35
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn618455223
      GMC Caballero 1978, Voltage Regulator by Standard®. Include Regulator. SMP’s vision is to be the leading independent supplier to the automotive aftermarket, providing the highest quality products, competitive prices and the highest...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersThe finest quality at a great price
      $16.46
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1453311264
      GMC Caballero 1978, Various Applications Relay by OER®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by OER features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and lifestyle, it is...
      Factory original quality for lessDirect fit replacement
      $33.37
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4476300117
      GMC Caballero 1978, GM Original Equipment™ Battery Cable by ACDelco®. Side Post. Location: Battery To Switch. When it comes to getting the power from your battery to your vehicle, there’s no better way than with high-quality ACDelco...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $16.28
    • (0 reviews)
      # 514115890
      GMC Caballero 1978, Professional™ Battery Cable by ACDelco®. Side Post. Location: Battery To Ground. When it comes to getting the power from your battery to your vehicle, there’s no better way than with high-quality ACDelco...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $14.73 - $15.66
    • (0 reviews)
      # 209133827
      GMC Caballero 1978, Battery Cable by Standard®. Side Mount. With Straight Starter Terminal. SMP’s vision is to be the leading independent supplier to the automotive aftermarket, providing the highest quality products, competitive...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersThe finest quality at a great price
      $10.76 - $13.31
    • (0 reviews)
      # 623881856
      GMC Caballero 1978, Professional™ Alternator Brush Set by ACDelco®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by ACDelco features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $7.11
    • (0 reviews)
      # 623844149
      GMC Caballero 1978, Alternator Brush Holder by Standard®. SMP’s vision is to be the leading independent supplier to the automotive aftermarket, providing the highest quality products, competitive prices and the highest reputation for...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersThe finest quality at a great price
      $8.48
    • (0 reviews)
      # 623879837
      GMC Caballero 1978, Alternator Brush Set by Standard®. SMP’s vision is to be the leading independent supplier to the automotive aftermarket, providing the highest quality products, competitive prices and the highest reputation for...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersThe finest quality at a great price
      $5.83
    • (0 reviews)
      # 623847850
      GMC Caballero 1978, Professional™ Alternator Connector by ACDelco®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by ACDelco features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $3.12 - $6.20
    • (0 reviews)
      # 623900132
      GMC Caballero 1978, Alternator Connector by Standard®. SMP’s vision is to be the leading independent supplier to the automotive aftermarket, providing the highest quality products, competitive prices and the highest reputation for...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersThe finest quality at a great price
      $1.69 - $6.35
    • (0 reviews)
      # 623821262
      GMC Caballero 1978, Handypack™ Alternator Connector by Standard®. SMP’s vision is to be the leading independent supplier to the automotive aftermarket, providing the highest quality products, competitive prices and the highest...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $1.52 - $1.79
    • (0 reviews)
      # 653571083
      GMC Caballero 1978, Professional™ Alternator by ACDelco®. With 1V Pulley. With External Fan. Voltage Regulator: Internal. Rotation: Clockwise. Thoroughly tested and backed by competitive warranty coverage, ACDelco Professional NEW...
      New units are manufactured under the guidelines of ISO Quality Standards to ensure consistent quality.All components are 100% new to provide improved performance and long-life reliability.
      $31.23 - $71.62
    • (0 reviews)
      # 143891531
      GMC Caballero 1978, Professional™ Starter by ACDelco®. Rotation: Clockwise. With 9-Tooth Pinion Gear. Voltage: 12V. Thoroughly tested and backed by competitive warranty coverage, Professional line includes brand OE-warranty-approved...
      New units are manufactured under the guidelines of ISO Quality Standards to ensure consistent quality.All components are 100% new to provide improved performance and long-life reliability.
      $30.60 - $74.36
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4476469756
      GMC Caballero 3.8L / 5.7L 1978, Professional™ Starter Brush Set by ACDelco®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by ACDelco features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $3.43
    • (0 reviews)
      # 729737512
      GMC Caballero 1978, Premium Remanufactured Alternator by BBB Industries®. Pulley Type: 1 V-Groove. OEM Manufacturer: Delco/Delphi. Fan Type: External. Regulator Type: Internal. Looking for dependability? BBB Industries® remanufactured...
      Developed with modern technology and innovationMeticulously Tested for the ultimate in quality
      $26.97 - $53.10
    • (1 review)
      # 35694681
      GMC Caballero 1978, Alternator by Bosch®. Voltage Regulator: Internal. Rotation: Clockwise. Voltage: 12V. Whether new or remanufactured, Bosch alternators are performance tested for reliable cranking and starting performance under the...
      Ensures cranking and starting performance under all temperature extremes100% full-load tested – meets or exceeds OE manufacturers' torque, amperage draw and RPM standards
      $47.88 - $81.12
    • (0 reviews)
      # 35694689
      GMC Caballero 1978, Starter by Bosch®. Rotation: Right. With 9-Tooth Pinion Gear. Voltage: 12V. Whether new or remanufactured, Bosch starters are 100% factory tested to ensure reliable cranking and starting performance under the most...
      Designed to withstand the harshest environments100% full-load tested – meets or exceeds OE manufacturers' torque, amperage draw and RPM standards
      $39.30 - $91.26
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn86387
      GMC Caballero 1978, Battery Hold Down Clamp by Goodmark®. Some other restoration sheet metal companies may carry popular panels like hoods, fenders and quarter panels, but far too often they come up empty when you need supporting parts...
      Faithful reproduction of the original partHighest quality sheet metal parts available
      $2.35
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn86370
      GMC Caballero 1978, Battery Tray by Goodmark®. Some other restoration sheet metal companies may carry popular panels like hoods, fenders and quarter panels, but far too often they come up empty when you need supporting parts like...
      Faithful reproduction of the original partHighest quality sheet metal parts available
      $35.39
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1848279424
      GMC Caballero with 37 Amp ACDelco Generator / with 42 Amp ACDelco Generator / with 55 Amp ACDelco Generator / with 56 Amp ACDelco Generator / with 63 Amp ACDelco Generator / with 66 Amp ACDelco Generator / with 78 Amp ACDelco Generator...
      Possesses excellent antifriction propertiesManufactured utilizing computer controlled heat treatment processes for lasting performance
      $4.29
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1453314763
      GMC Caballero 1978, Battery Tray by OER®. Possibly one of the most overlooked items of your engine compartment. This item mounts the key to your engines ability to run, the battery! After just a few short years, the battery tray in your...
      Factory original quality for lessDirect fit replacement
      $17.12
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1453312464
      GMC Caballero 1978, Battery Tray Brace by OER®.
      Factory original quality for lessDirect fit replacement
      $22.57
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1453312564
      GMC Caballero 5.0L / 5.7L Big Block 1978, Starter Heat Shield by OER®.
      Factory original quality for lessDirect fit replacement
      $24.51
    • (1 review)
      # 127358708
      GMC Caballero 1978, Extreme Series™ Battery by Odyssey®. Battery Type: AGM. Polarity: Straight. Voltage: 12V. Some batteries offer enormous cranking power. Others, deep cycle reserve power. Unbeatable Odyssey Extreme™ batteries do...
      Proudly Made in the USASealed absorbed glass mat (AGM) design that incorporates special glass fiber mats that contain the acid electrolyte between the lead plates, rather than a standard flooded (liquid) design
      $261.94 - $309.62
    • (1 review)
      # 743268041
      GMC Caballero 1978, RedTop™ Battery by Optima®. Battery Type: AGM. Battery Usage: Starting. Polarity: Straight. Resistance: 0.003 Ohms. Voltage: 12V. Enjoy the most powerful burst of cranking current for the fastest, most reliable...
      Proudly Made in the USASealed absorbed glass mat (AGM) design that incorporates special glass fiber mats that contain the acid electrolyte between the lead plates, rather than a standard flooded (liquid) design
      $232.99 - $242.99
    • (5 reviews)
      # 743291842
      GMC Caballero 1978, YellowTop™ Battery by Optima®. Battery Type: AGM. Battery Usage: Starting and Deep-Cycle. Polarity: Reverse. Terminal Type: Top and Side Post. Voltage: 12V. YellowTop™ high-performance AGM batteries are truly...
      Proudly Made in the USASealed absorbed glass mat (AGM) design that incorporates special glass fiber mats that contain the acid electrolyte between the lead plates, rather than a standard flooded (liquid) design
      $270.99 - $281.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4495939116
      GMC Caballero 1978, Starter Solenoid by Original Engine Management®. Contains spike suppressing diode on certain applications to extend ignition switch life and provide minimal interference with on board computers. This product is made...
      Made to deliver trouble-free operation for years aheadManufactured with cutting-edge technology
      $11.68
    • (0 reviews)
      # 39422685
      GMC Caballero with Delco System 1978, Alternator by Quality-Built®. With Single V Type Pulley. With External Fan. Voltage Regulator: Internal. Rotation: Clockwise. Voltage: 12V. Get professional installer quality at a DIY price with a...
      Designed specifically for the high demands of professional installersSelect components and advanced manufacturing techniques provide unparalleled performance and reliability
      $21.88 - $47.58
    • (0 reviews)
      # 233860960
      GMC Caballero with Delco System 1978, GM Universal Alternator by Quality-Built®. With Single Wire. Current: 63 Amp. With Single V Type Pulley. With External Fan. Plug Position: 3:00 O'Clock. Voltage Regulator: Internal. Rotation:...
      Designed specifically for the high demands of professional installersSelect components and advanced manufacturing techniques provide unparalleled performance and reliability
      $31.06 - $54.80
    • (0 reviews)
      # 39422702
      GMC Caballero with Pad Mount with Delco Starter 1978, Starter by Quality-Built®. Type: Direct Drive. Rotation: Clockwise. With 9-Tooth Pinion Gear. Voltage: 12V. Get professional installer quality at a DIY price with a Quality-Built...
      Designed specifically for the high demands of professional installersSelect components and advanced manufacturing techniques provide unparalleled performance and reliability
      $20.62 - $65.77
    • (0 reviews)
      # 63457987
      GMC Caballero 1978, Alternator by Remy®. With 1 Groove V-Belt Pulley. With External Fan. Voltage Regulator: Internal. Rotation: Clockwise. Voltage: 12V. The alternators by Remy provide significant fuel efficiency and the lowest noise...
      Boasts the lowest mass in the industryProvides maximum fuel economy
      $30.16 - $56.52




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    5 of 5
    Love The Cold Cranking Amps
    Odyssey batteries are the best for amp-hrs, size, weight and price. You can't go wrong. They have always lasted me at least 5 years which is great. I'd recommend to anyone.
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