Air Cooled Engines, Inc.

1076 North 10th St. San Jose, CA 95112

Ph. (408) 295-4789 fax (408)295-4646

Generator Specialists

We offer in house as well as field service.
Please call for more information or to schedule service.


We are a family owned small business and have been in business for over 50 years!

Engine and generator parts sales
Gerard founded the company and has run the business since 1961. Born in Haverhill, Massachusetts he moved to Santa Clara with his family when he was young. He attended Santa Clara High school and San Jose State University. He enjoys spending time with his children and grandchildren and traveling around the country with Judyjane. On their travels you can find Gerard high in the trees on one of the many Zip Lines he has been on! 
engine, generator and contractors equipmnet repairs


Glenn, has spent his entire career at Air Cooled Engines, working here since the '70s.  A native of the Santa Cruz Mountains, Glenn attended Los Gatos High School and numerous engine and generator service schools, including Onan factory school in Minnesota.  Glenn enjoys fishing,(especially in Alaska) cooking and spending time with his wife Mindy and their children and grandchildren. 


Kim has worked at Air Cooled Engines since 1980 and is also a native of the Santa Cruz Mountains, she attended Los Gatos High School and West Valley College. Kim's passion is animals. She is very involved in feral cat TNR (trap-neuter-return) and along with some friends, she feeds and cares for feral colonies in San Jose. Kim loves going to Carmel beach with her husband, Al, and their three Basset Hounds, Gracie, Winston and Otis. Kim and Al also have many cats, and nine chickens.  
pet friendly business


In memory of "Chance" who worked at Air Cooled Engines for ten years. He came to work with Glenn almost every day and could be found greeting customers at the front counter or sleeping in Kim's office as well as going out on service calls with Glenn. He was loved by all and is missed by all.