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Top 5 Tools of 2018

TechShop wrapped up the year by identifying the top tools of 2018.

Top 5 Tools: Ryan Yarger, Stan’s Auto Service

Ryan Yarger, the lead technician at Stan’s Auto Service in Akron, OH, tells us his Top 5 Favorite Tools at the shop.

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Top 5 Tools: Riley Bender, Riley’s Repair

Top 5 Tools Riley Bender, Owner Riley’s Repair Brackney, PA 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.” Pittsburgh 40-Piece Socket Set   “It is

Top 5 Tools: Steve Molnar, Suburban Auto Service

Identifix, Snap-on and Matco Tools are named as the makers of this top technician’s top five favorite tools.

Top 5 Tools: Mark Wojtak, Mayer Repair in Sturtevant, WI

Mark Wojtak, technician Mayer Repair Sturtevant, WI   Here are Mark’s Top 5 Favorite Tools:   Ingersoll Rand Hammerhead 1/2” Drive Air Ratchet – A hard-hitting air ratchet that gets into tight spots. NEXIQ Pro-Link Diagnostic Tool – This tool is very handy when diagnosing medium- and heavy-duty equipment. It works on a variety of

12 Tool and Equipment Manufacturers Earn TechShop’s 2015 Top 5 Tools Award

Award-winning companies are determined based on the number of times a company or product is mentioned by shop owners and technicians in the 2015 issues of TechShop in the Top 5 Favorite Tools section.

Top 5 Tools: Stan Hannah, Singleton’s Auto, Canton, NC

Stan Hannah, Master Tech Singleton’s Auto Canton, NC     Customized Matco Tools Tool Cart – Having tools mobile saves time running to the box. Milwaukee Cordless Tools – Best cordless set I ever had, and the same battery for all is a bonus. Identifix – Best online tech help around hands down. Matco Tools Pocket

Top 5 Tools: Pierre Kiti, Woodside Automotive, Lakeside, CA

Pierre Kiti, Manager Woodside Automotive Lakeside, CA   Autel MaxiSYS Mini 905 – Great all-around diagnostic scan tool. Power Probe 3 – I love this tool for electrical work. Snap-on Tools Dual 80 3/8” Ratchet – Perfect for all types of repair work. Mountain Ratcheting Wrenches – Extra-long, flexible head spline wrenches that are very

Top 5 Tools: Eric Gorzynski, E.G. Automotive, Pasadena, CA

Eric Gorzynski, owner E.G. Automotive Pasadena, CA   KTS340 Bosch Scanner VCDS Diagnostic Software Ammco 3850 Brake Lathe Autel EB301 Electric Brake Service Tool GoPro Video Camera   Submitting your favorite tools is easy. Just click here for the entry form.

Top 5 Tools: Anastacio Arellano, A & A Autocare, Ceres, CA

Top 5 Tools of Top Technicians   Anastacio Arellano, Technician/Owner A & A Autocare Ceres, CA   Snap-on Scanner I use it to check codes and do diagnostics. This makes it really easy … really dependable.   GearWrench Ratchet Nice and dependable tools, easy to use around small areas.   Power Probe Nice tool. Easy

Top 5 Tools: Adam Freeman, C and G Auto

Here are the Top 5 Favorite Tools of Adam Freeman, the lead technician at C and G Auto in Myrtle Beach, SC.