Most Wanted Tools: August 2022

Aug. 1, 2022
The Rechargeable Underhood Light, Cam Phaser Holding Set, and Compact Air Hammer are some of the popular items among auto repair techs.

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The following products are among the most requested tools and equipment from recent issues of Professional Distributor's sister publication, PTEN. Perhaps you've already received requests about some of these items. Take a closer look at stocking them on your tool truck.    

2,000 lm LED Rechargeable Underhood Light

The SABER 2,000 lm LED Rechargeable Underhood Light has three brightness settings for varied runtimes up to four hours. The memory function records the brightness setting after five seconds of use, and that setting is recalled the next time the device is activated. 

Dual EVAP/High Pressure Diagnostic Smoke Machine

The Mastercool Dual EVAP/High Pressure Diagnostic Smoke Machine, No. 43065, is designed to allow technicians to quickly and efficiently locate and repair a wide variety of EVAP, turbo/intake, and perform heavy-duty truck testing.

Fast Orange Antibacterial Pumice Hand Cleaner

The Permatex Fast Orange Antibacterial Pumice Hand Cleaner is formulated using premium grade surfactants and pumice, along with primary ingredients found in antibacterial hand soap. Fast Orange Antibacterial Pumice Hand Cleaner is capable of handling both grease and germs. 

Heat Stabilized Cable Ties

The Mayhew Tools Heat Stabilized Cable Ties are designed to withstand temperatures of up to 250 degrees F, accommodating fastening automotive cables and wires in high heat conditions without the worry of melting or warping.

Cam Phaser Holding Set

The CTA Cam Phaser Holding Set, No. 1205, services 2016 and newer Chrysler, Dodge, and Jeep models with 3.6L Pentastar VVL engines. Applications include 2016+ Grand Cherokee, 2018+ Wrangler (JL), 2020+ Gladiator (JT), 2016+ Durango, 2016+ Pacifica, and 2020+ Voyager.

19-pc 1/2" Drive 6-Point SAE Deep Impact Socket Set

The ATD Tools 19-pc 1/2" Drive 6-Point SAE Deep Impact Socket Set, No. ATD-44419, is made of high-quality chrome-moly steel and is heat-treated for strength and durability.

Carbide Tip Drill Kit

The Mueller-Kueps Carbide Tip Drill Kit, No. 562 600, is designed to drill out extremely hard materials such as bolts with high tensile strength (up to grade 12.9 metric and grade 8 imperial), burnt in studs, and more. 

Compact Air Hammer

The Mighty Seven Compact Air Hammer, No. SC-211C, features an industrial-grade aluminum body, alloyed steel cylinder, and hardened piston. It delivers 3,200 bpm and has a 2-5/8” stroke length.

Gasket Separator

The Lisle Corporation Gasket Separator, No. 50210, is for use on any application with a gasket seal such as oil pans, transmission pans, and differential covers.

8-pc Standard Thread Restoration Kit

The Rotary Thread 8-pc Standard Thread Restoration Kit, No. RTK3.1, is designed to repair and restore all standard threads. The patented kit fixes inch, metric, SAE, and pipe threads no matter the size, length, or diameter without having to measure thread pitch.

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