How to Remove Oil Filter Wrenches?

Answer An oil filter wrench is essentially a wrench handle with a metal strap or a chain that wraps around the outside of a vehicle's oil filter. It's designed to help you get a good grip on the filter so... Read More »

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Who manufactures gear wrenches?

GearWrench products are made by the Apex Tool Group, a company based in Maryland. GearWrench products can be found at stores like Lowe's, Ace Hardware and Sears. In addition to wrenches, the Apex T... Read More »

How Do Impact Wrenches Work?

A glow plug is a small heating element that is commonly used to ignite the mixture of air and fuel in a diesel engine. When a glow plug begins to fail the heating element may begin swelling to an e... Read More »

Proper Uses of Torque Wrenches?

A torque wrench is a device used to measure how tightly a nut or bolt is installed. If a bolt is too loose, the assembly can leak or fall apart. If a bolt is too tight, the bolt can fail or removin... Read More »

Types of Precision Torque Wrenches?

A torque wrench is designed to measure the amount of torque exerted while tightening a fastener such as a nut or bolt. Some fasteners, especially those on engines and other moving assemblies, must ... Read More »