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Jun 21, 2017

Episode 0035 - Specialty Tools 1 of 2

All those tools you spend good money on and use one time - well that's just special.  Train, Lefty and Woodchuck talk about tools for just one job.

 

Show Notes:

 

Brakes:

3:20 - Brake Bleeder kit

https://www.amazon.com/XtremepowerUS-Bleeder-Vacuum-Pistol-Adapters/

 

5:25 - Brake Spreader

https://www.amazon.com/OEMTOOLS-25265-Disc-Brake-Spreader/

https://www.amazon.com/Silverline-523108-6-Inch-Clamps-2-Pack/dp/B00PQ8EEOY/

 

8:00 - Brake spring pliers

https://www.amazon.com/OTC-4590-Brake-Spring-Plier/

 

9:20 - Brake line flaring tool 9:20

https://www.amazon.com/OTC-6502-Master-Brake-Flaring/

http://www.eastwood.com/professional-brake-tubing-flaring-tool.html

 

14:30 - Tubing Benders

https://www.amazon.com/OTC-6515-Degree-Tubing-Bender/

https://www.amazon.com/Eastwood-49074-Brake-Line-Forming/

 

17:30 Brake Spoon

https://www.amazon.com/Performance-Tool-W178C-Non-Carb-Compliant/

 

18:55 - Body/Door panel removers

https://www.amazon.com/Cal-Hawk-Door-Panel-Upholstery-Remover/dp/B00470JPDW/

https://www.amazon.com/Panel-Removal-Tool-pcs-Upholstery/dp/B00ZRJCYQ2/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1496549669&sr=8-1-spons&keywords=door+panel+remover&psc=1

 

Engine:

22:10 Gear puller

https://www.amazon.com/Flywheel-Complete-Crankshaft-Steering-Shankly/dp/B01MS1KM0L/

https://www.amazon.com/Capri-Tools-10500-3-Jaws-Puller/

 

25:00 Valve spring compressor

https://www.amazon.com/8milelake-Clamps-Spring-Compressor-Automotive/dp/B01CQGZHY4/

 

27:15 Piston ring compressors

https://www.amazon.com/ENGINE-PISTON-COMPRESSOR-COMPRESSION-COMPRESSER/

https://www.amazon.com/14pcs-Piston-Compressor-Ratcheting-Enginees/dp/B06XS9MXL9/ref=sr_1_14?s=hi&ie=UTF8&qid=1496550376&sr=1-14&keywords=piston+ring+compressor

 

Piston ring pliers 29:45

https://www.amazon.com/ABN-Adjustable-Piston-Ring-Installer/dp/B015ENEJDG/ref=pd_sbs_263_3?_encoding=UTF8&pd_rd_i=B015ENEJDG&pd_rd_r=Z95V8TK8HC457P2WGSCC&pd_rd_w=Dastt&pd_rd_wg=4ls5H&psc=1&refRID=Z95V8TK8HC457P2WGSCC

 

30:45 - Piston Ring file 30:35

https://www.amazon.com/JEGS-Performance-Products-80514-Piston/dp/B007VR80OS/ref=sr_1_2?s=automotive&ie=UTF8&qid=1496550558&sr=1-2&keywords=Piston+ring+file

 

32:10 - Plastigauge 32:00

https://www.amazon.com/Clevite-77-MPG1-Plastigage-Green/dp/B000CONV3C/ref=sr_1_1?s=automotive&ie=UTF8&qid=1496550653&sr=1-1&keywords=plastigauge

 

Spark plug gapper(measurement) - 33:30

https://www.amazon.com/Lisle-67870-Spark-Plug-Gauge

https://www.amazon.com/OEMTOOLS-25025-Blade-Master-Feeler/

 

36:15 - Compression too

https://www.amazon.com/Qbace-Petrol-Engine-Compression-Tester/dp/B011UFR6XM/ref=sr_1_16?s=automotive&ie=UTF8&qid=1496551016&sr=1-16&keywords=compression+tester

 

37:25 - Differential compression tester

https://www.amazon.com/OTC-5609-Cylinder-Leakage-Tester/dp/B0030EVL60/ref=sr_1_13?ie=UTF8&qid=1496550960&sr=8-13&keywords=compression+tester

 

38:35 - Timing Gun

https://www.amazon.com/INNOVA-3551-Inductive-Timing-Light/dp/B000EVYH72/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1496551185&sr=8-1&keywords=timing+gun

 

40:50 - Fan removal tool

Not linked! Use a breaker bar you already have.

https://youtu.be/PmvK7h7ZL2A

 

42:55 - Fuel/Cooling line compressors/removers - 43:05

https://www.amazon.com/Astro-78930-Piece-Master-Disconnect/

 

Coil Spring Compressor - 45:30

https://www.amazon.com/Alltrade-648628-Coil-Spring-Compressor/

 

 

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