The Top Automotive Tools Every Mechanic Needs

Tools that every mechanic needsWe have previously looked at the essential took for engineers, and now it’s time for us to turn our attention to mechanics.

Listed below are the top automotive tools that every mechanic needs, so, if you have any of these in your toolbox then it’s time to act!


  1. A high quality socket and wrench set.
  2. Ratchet Extender
  3. Nut splitter
  4. Locking extension bars
  5. Pliers
  6. Flexible sockets
  7. Spark plug pliers
  8. Torque with digital accuracy
  9. Socket set in handle
  10. “Crows Foot” wrench


There are also many more tools that are important for all mechanics but, in our opinion, those listed above are some of the most vital for carrying out all automotive tasks.

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