Top 5 Tools
Riley Bender, Owner
Riley's top 5 favorite tools are:
Craftsman 27-Piece Screwdriver Set
“These tools have been very useful in engine repair.”
Channellock’s 12” Tongue and Groove Pliers
“These pliers are helpful in removing hose clips on the tubes in cars.”
Steve Coffell, a technician at Auto World in Hazelwood, MO, says his Top 5 Favorite Tools are: Related Articles – Streamlight Launches Stinger Color-Rite Light – Streamlight Adds Two New Work Lights – New Master Series HL1000 and PL 500 from NEBO Lights OTC Genisys Touch – Quick scan, bidirectional control Snap-on VANTAGE Pro – Easy-to-use
A wheel bearing that’s out of adjustment can reduce bearing life and can affect more than just the bearing. It’s important to adjust the wheel bearing endplay to the proper specifications. If the bearing set is adjusted too loose or too tight, it can cause the bearing to fail prematurely. There are a few types of assemblies, so using correct procedures and tools will ensure a comeback-free wheel bearing installation.
For shops, R-1234yf means several new procedures, a certification and new equipment in order to properly handle these new systems. Why the difference in handling and servicing R-1234yf systems versus R-134a? Flammability.
Daniel Sjobeck, tech Roseville Auto Repair Roseville, MN Related Articles – Snap-on Butane Torches Offer Unmatched Versatility – Milwaukee Provides Improved Performance with Die Grinders – OTC Debuts New Hub Oil Seal Puller Set A good toolbox. You can have the best of everything, but it’s no use if you cannot find it. Power Probe
Rapidly heat components while eliminating the dangers of an open flame.
The new tire changers, which include a mobile version, meet the need for shop productivity in limited space.
Bullit adaptable bolt repair ProKit and thread repair kit helps technicians quickly perform repair.