Torque Wrench Archives - Brake & Front End
Axle Torque Procedures

Guessing the correct torque setting is a bad idea.

Locking Hubs and Axles

The leading cause of IWE failure is water finding its way into the vacuum lines under the hood and in the wheel well.

Top 10 Wheel Bearing Torque Tips

A torque wrench is an essential tool when it comes to installing wheel bearings.

VIDEO: Torque Wrenches and Wheel Bearings

Are you using the correct torque wrench for the job? This video is sponsored by BCA Bearings by NTN.

GEARWRENCH Expands Torque Tool Selection, Support

GEARWRENCH is adding 185 new products including mechanical and electronic torque wrenches and screwdrivers.

Intercomp Digital Torque Wrench Tester

Save time and money by allowing the accuracy of torque wrenches to be checked at your shop.

Precision Instruments Split-Beam Torque Wrenches

Fast and easy setting are just some of the features of these click torque wrenches.

Torque Wrenches And Wheel Bearings

The torque specifications for a wheel bearing are much more exact now than in the past. This not only goes for the axle nut, but the fasteners that hold the hub unit to the suspension and lug nuts. So, what has changed? Simply put, everything has become bigger while at the same time it is getting lighter.

Matco Tools Introduces 3/8″ Drive Flex Head Electronic Torque Wrench

The tool offers a non-slip, comfort grip and the flared handle provides a secure hold. With nine preset modes, it is fully programmable to get the job done faster.