Basic Auto Mechanic Tools

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There are alot of different automobile repair tools on the market and everything has its own special use and purpose and here are some of the most basic tools any one needs when working on any vehicles for DIY or small automobile repair shops:

1. automotive repair manual depending on the make and model of the cars you cater to repair
2: ratchet tools – sockets & extensions
3: screw drivers – Standard, Phillips, star, hex & nut drivers.
4: Lighting – Flash lights & drop light
5: pliers – needle nose, standard pliers, Channel Lock pliers, and vise grips  Cutting Pliers & and oil filter Pliers
6: wrenches – metric and standard ,. crescent wrench , adjustable wrench  & torque wrench
7: Car Jacks – garage jack & ton jacks
8: Others – air compressor, jumper cables & battery charger & circuit tester

 

RATCHET TOOLS Go To Top

GearWrench 8921 21 Piece 3/8-Inch Drive (20mm) Metric Pass Thru Ratchet Set
The Gear Ratchet handle quickly converts to a conventional 1/4-Inch or 3/8-Inch ratchet for standard sockets by using the two included adapters. “Pass through” socket system eliminates the need for deep sockets. The Vortex thin wall socket design has the same torque strength as an ordinary socket. Over all height is reduced by as much as 50-Percent, width by 20-Percent. The unique Gear Ratchet drive configuration increases torque strength by as much as 40-Percent and needs as little as 5º or arc. Chrome vanadium steel. Fully hardened. Features fine tooth 5º ratchet handle.  more Details

 

Stanley 92-824 Black Chrome and Laser Etched 69-Piece Socket Set
Stanley sockets feature the proprietary Max-Drive design, a unique radius corner design which provides 15 percent more torque, making it easy to tighten fasteners and simplifies the turning of rounded corners. This technology helps reduce fastener wear without contact on the outer 5 percent of the fastener, so fasteners last longer. This helps reduce slipping on frozen or rusted fasteners. Stanley sockets are manufactured worldwide with high alloy steel and heat treated for performance more Details

 

 

 

Stanley 85-706 3 Piece 3/8-Inch Drive Extension Bar Set
The Stanley 85-706 3 Piece 3/8-Inch Drive Extension Bar Set is designed to meet or exceed ANSI specifications. The quality and finish on these extensions were really nice. These were inexpensive, but worked flawlessly. They fit sockets really just right. more details

SCREW DRIVERS Go To Top

Stanley 62-502 11-Piece FatMax Screwdriver Set

Ergonomically designed tri-lobular handle design provides maximum tip torque. Slip-resistant rubber grip increases user comfort. High strength nylon handle core over-molded onto bar for more torque handling and impact resistance. Precision machined and sand blasted tip grips faster securely and resists slip out. Lacquer coated bar resists rust. Heat-treated tip built for durability. Tip identification symbol molded onto side handle makes tip identification easy. more details

 

14pc Folding ALLEN HEX KEY wrench set METRIC + SAE

Heat treated chrome vanadium steel construction Durable black oxide finish Compact size easy to carry & store Sizes: 1.5,2,2.5,3,4,5,6mm, 1/16″, 5/64″, 3/32″, 1/8″, 5/32″, 3/16″, 7/32″ more details

LIGHTING Go To Top

Peak PKC0TP 5 Million Candlepower Spotlight

The PKC0TP 5 Million Candlepower Spotlight is the inexpensive way to provide maximum cordless power at home, in your car, boat or at the campsite. The spotlight is powered by an internal, rechargeable 6V 4.0 Ah sealed lead acid battery that can be recharged via the unit’s integrated AC charger or via included DC charger. A power saving, 3-LED map light is embedded in handle, allowing for efficient reading of maps and general area lighting without expending too much energy. Additional features include: an adjustable stand and locking on/off switch for hands-free use, a 5.5-inch diameter reflector and a rubber grip handle for comfort and control. more details

Coleman Cable 5857 Polar/Solar 16/3 SJEO 25-Foot Trouble Light with Metal Guard and Outlet

Trouble Light with Vinyl-Coated Metal Guard, Outlet, and 25′ 16/3 SJEOW Yellow Polar/Solar® Extension Cord. Vinyl-Coated Metal Guard for maximum bulb protection, Three-prong grounded outlet. Polar/Solar Extension Cords provide superior abrasion resistance and remain flexible to -67°F. The lightweight jacket is flame retardant and resists oils, greases, ozone, and chemicals. more details

PLIERS Go To Top

Irwin Vise-Grip 2078712 GrooveLock 8-Piece Plier Set

Irwin Vise-Grip GrooveLock pliers deliver exceptional performance every time, no matter what type of work surface. This 8-piece set of professional pliers (model 2078712) comes with a variety of tools–including three GrooveLock pliers, an adjustable wrench, a diagonal cutter, and more–to help you get your work done quickly. more details

 

 

Channellock 215 15-1/2-Inch Oil Filter and PVC Plier

Perfect for oil filters. The way the plier is designed, its alot easier to remove the oil filter no matter how tight it was placed on there by the dealers or oil change places. And the tips have those teeth so it grips it better than those universal chains wrenches.  more details

WRENCHES Go To Top

Wilmar W1069 22-Piece SAE/Metric Polished Combo Wrench Set

22 – Pc. SAE / Metric Combo Wrench Set. Precision Wrenches offering sure leverage on tough nuts and bolts. Strong-made with polished chrome vanadium steel. It’s a complete Set that makes sure you always have the right size at hand. You get these SAE: 1/4″, 5/16″, 3/8″, 7/16″ 1/2″, 9/16″, 5/8″, 11/16″ 3/4″, 13/16″ and 7/8″. And these Metric: 9 mm, 10 mm, 11 mm, 12 mm, 13 mm, 14 mm, 15 mm, 16 mm, 17 mm, 18 mm and 19 mm. And they all come in a durable plastic rack that stores them, safe and organized. Don’t screw up, so to speak. Get this deal quick! 22-Pc. SAE / Metric Combo Wrench Set. more details

Mountain 16250 1/2-inch Drive Torque Wrench – 25-250 ft/lbs

This is a 3/8-inch drive clicker type torque wrench, torque setting ranges from 10 to 80 feet-pounds. Fully reversible adjustable torque wrench, an outstanding value in a quality-engineered wrench; a must-have for auto, motorcycle or ATV work. Hard-to-find lower torque settings in 3/8″ drive; 10-80 foot-pounds. No guessing wrench setting, ‘clicks’ when you’ve reach your torque setting. Machined diamond-pattern grip, setting lock, reversible. Factory-tested & calibrated to +/- 4%. Ultra-strong and durable heat-treated Chrome-vanadium steel construction. Overall length – 14-inches more details

CAR JACKS Go To Top

Pro380034 3 Pc 2 Ton Jack with 2 Ton Jack Stands Combo

PowerZone Pro 3PC Floor Jack Combo includes 2 ton floor jack and one pair of 2 ton jack stands in one convenient combo. Jack lifts from 5-1/4″ to 13″, jack stands lift from 10-3/8″ to 16-3/8″. Jack is equipped with safety valve to prevent overloading beyond rated capacity to ensure safety, and its rear wheels swivel for easy positioning of the jack. Jack stands are made of heavy duty steel frame and are equipped with convenient ratcheting style locking bar for easy multi-position height adjustment more details

OTHERS Go To Top

Senco PC1130 Compressor, 1.5-Horsepower (PEAK) 2.5-Gallon

Featuring a slim and quiet design, the Senco PC1130 1.5 HP 2.5-Gallon Compressor is ideal for both contractors and remodelers. If you require the durability of an oil-lubricated compressor but need a lightweight unit for finish and trim applications, this ultra-efficient model will fit the bill. For added convenience, the PC1130 arrives with a 1/4-inch universal coupler, regulator, and pressure gauge. more details

 

Forney 52867 Battery Jumper Cables, Heavy Duty Number 4, 20-Feet

The Forney 52867 Heavy Duty No.4 Battery Jumper Cables are made with premium copper welding cable. Comes with heavy duty 500 amp parrot clamps on each end. Includes a handy plastic carrying case for the back of your car or truck. Forney Industries is one of Americas longest operating family-owned metal working product companies. Founded in 1932, Forney offers more than 5,000 products for the hardware, automotive, farm and ranch and do-it-yourself markets. more details

 

Schumacher SC-600A SpeedCharge High Frequency Battery Charger

The Schumacher SC-600A SpeedCharge is a fully automatic battery charger that uses advanced technology to charge up to twice as fast as conventional chargers. It offers 6-, 4-, and 2-amp charging modes to efficiently charge and maintain connected batteries. The 50-amp clamps are compatible with both top and side-mounted battery posts. Its easy-to-read LED indicators show battery charge status at a glance. more details

 

 

OTC 3636 Heavy-Duty Coil Cord Circuit Tester

OTC Heavy-Duty Coil Cord Circuit Tester is designed for testing electrical circuits and locating shorts, grounds, and open circuits. The features include a 12 foot heavy-duty coiled cord. It checks 6 and 12 volt systems. It has an ergonomic, slim-designed, clear handle. It has a bright red, slim style replaceable bulb. It has a heavy-duty stainless steel probe with insulated shaft and heavy-duty clip with positive soldered connection. more details

 

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