Post Tagged with: "torque wrench"

Tech

The Inch-Pound Torque Wrench: An Unsung Hero Tool for Leak-Free Valve & Differential Cover Gaskets

Like so many of our other automotive maintenance adventures, this one started with a few drips of oil on our garage floor. A quick inspection of our engine bay revealed […]

Product Profiles

Parts Bin: AC Delco’s Torque Adapter Turns Any 1/2-Drive Ratchet Into a Torque Wrench

Torque specs exist for a reason. And as much as we hate to admit it, our forearms aren’t the precision-tuned instruments we’d like them to be, which means that we […]

How Tos

Engine Building 101: How to Install Torque Angle Bolts (Video)

Torque angle bolts require a unique tightening process. The torque angle method is a more precise way of torquing a standard fastener to a predetermined tension. When using this method, […]

Videos & Galleries

Video: How to Choose the Best Torque Wrench for Your Next Job

For every job requiring a torque wrench, there is a specific type that may work better than another. In this Summit Racing Quick Flicks video, you will learn the differences […]

Buyer's Guides / News & Car Culture

Tool Dependency: The Top 12 Tools You Absolutely, Positively Can’t Do Without (Says You)

“What’s the one tool in your toolbox or garage than you absolutely cannot do without?” Summit Racing recently put that question to its Facebook fans and received¬†an impressive amount of¬†input, […]