Category Archives: Tool Review

What Does Tape Do To Car Paint?

This is a blog post that’s a whole year in the making. Last year I put 10 different types of tape on a junk fender I had lying around and waited until this year to take them off to see … Continue reading

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Toyota Oil Filter Wrench

I worked on Toyotas for almost two years, but now I work on Hondas. Despite this, I still use my Toyota oil filter wrench almost daily.

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Tool Review: GearWrench Battery Carrying Strap

This may be the cheapest tool I’ve reviewed, but one of my favorites. Batteries are often awkward to put it or take out of cars, so I looked around for something to make it easier, and found this.

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Tool Review: Mychanic Flex Light

I’d been looking for a good work light when I ran across this one on Facebook.

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Tool Review: Knipex Pliers Wrench

Sometimes a long-lasting tool design can be improved. I think this is one of those.

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Tool Review: Knipex Mini Bolt Cutters

Things need to be cut. Sometimes regular side-cutters just don’t work well enough.

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Tool Review: Gardner Bender Automatic Wire Stripper

Whenever I’ve tried using regular wire strippers, I always get frustrated. I don’t understand how people use them easily. Then I found these. I first found out about these in college, when one of my teachers was trying them out … Continue reading

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