Technical & Industrial Division

Auto Mechanics Technology Tool Kit

ELT - ENTRY LEVEL TOOLS  
1 scraper, gasket type Eye protection - safety glasses
1 awl, standard 6" Gauge - feeler, .0015" - .035"
12 volt automotive test light Gauge - feeler, spark plug
3/8" drive spark plug socket 13/16" Hammer - ball peen, 16 oz.
3/8" spark plug socket 5/8" Interlocking/ adjustable joint 12" pliers
Air tire pressure gauge and 1 air chuck Measuring tape, 25'
Brake shoe hold down spring remover Needle nose 7 1/4" pliers
Brake spring pliers 13" (see instructor) Pair of adequate work shoes (all leather type)
Circuit tester - test light, 6 volt - 12 volt Standard at least 5 sized to include Stubby
Dead blow hammer (soft hammer) Tool storage box (min. 6 drawers roll-a-way bottom box)
Diagonal cutting 7 1/4" pliers Torx drivers T10, T15, T25, T27
Ear protectors (headset) Vice Grips 10" or buy a set and save $
   
ELT SET  
1/2" drive socket set to include sockets 3/8" - 1" Hand wrenches, combination 1/4" - 1" 12 - 17 individual wrenches
3/8" drive metric deep sockets 19mm, 0 or 12 point Hand wrenches, metric comb, 8mm - 24 mm 17 individual wrenches
3/8" drive metric sockets 6mm - 22mm Jumper wires - 2' to 3' with 16 gauge wire
Combination 6" pliers Phillips #1, #2, #3 to include Stubby
   
SET  
1/2" drive impact sockets 7/16" through 1 1/8", 6 points Allen wrenches (hex) 5/64 - 1/2" and 1.5mm - 12mm
3/8" drive metric flex sockets 6mm - 19mm 6 points Flare/tubing wrenches 1/4" - 7/8" about 5 individual
wrenches
3/8" drive SAE standard flex sockets 3/8" - 3/4" 12 point Flare/tubing wrenches 1/4" - 7/8" about 5 individual
wrenches
3/8" drive torque wrench (inch pounds) Gear wrenches metric as per set
3/8" impact sockets SAE Seal picks
3/8" SAE sockets 3/8" - 3/4" 12 points Stubby combination wrenches SAE as per set
   
SET  
3 battery service tools, i.e. post cleaner, side terminal 
wrench, terminal remover
Files, 6 piece set
Advance timing light Inspection mirror
Air blow gun, OSHA approved Pocket thermometer 
Digital volt Ohm meter, prefer automotive type Remote starter switch
Engine compression tester - screw, type flex hose or 
quick disconnection type
Vacuum pump, hand held, i.e. MIGHT VAC
Extendable magnet Vernier Caliper, dial or digital
   
 SET  
 2 thread pitch gauges, one metric and one SAE Hammer, ball peen 40 oz.
 Brass Hammer Micrometer outside 1" 
Brass punch 2 piece set  Micrometer outside metric 0-25mm 
Chisel 8 piece set  Oil pump can, trigger type
Chisel holder Pin punches 5 piece set 
Flashlight - your choice of size  Punches 5 piece set
Gauge, feeler 45 degree angle .0015" - .035" Rolling head pry bar 16" long     
Hacksaw frame and at least 3 blades