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Confucius once said “Good tools are prerequisite to the successful execution of a job”. A complete brake tool set is what you need if you want to perform brake bleeding, replace brake pad, service the brake, or adjust the brake on any kind of cars. General brake tool set available in the market are able to perform most of these tasks although there might be some special cars require special tools.

Here we will pick top 3 best selling brake tool set and explain to you what is the function of each of the tools.

Astro Pneumatic 7860 11-Piece Caliper and Brake Service Tool Kit

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This tool set is just wonderful to perform brake pad replacement and to service brake. It has the tools to prevent the piston and boot from damage. It is designed to use with GM, Ford, Honda, Mazda, Subaru, Mercedes, BMW, Toyota, Nissan, Mitsubishi, Audi, and Land Rover. It has a magnetic socket adapter that includes 8 adapters for brake assemblies. The tool set is also designed to be able to rotate the brake pistons back into the caliper and to provide clearance for new brake pads. It makes the work easier within minute with the price $42.69. It could save you hundred of dollars on the labor work.

Astro Pneumatic 7848 8-Piece Professional Brake Tool Set

This tool set is designed to be used on most of the cars. It comes 8 pieces of tools and with a molded case to organize these tools easily. It has 2 brake adjustment spoons, 1 mini adjustment spoon, 1 spring compressor, 1 brake spring installer, 1 spring removal tool, 1 brake retaining spring tool, and 1 brake spring pliers. It is considered as one of the most completed tool set that you need to perform any brake related task. It is available from $32.05.

ATD-7024 11 Piece Disc Brake Pad and Caliper Service Kit

An advanced tool set that comes with a magnetic socket adapter and complete in a blow molded storage case. It is suitable for most of the famous cars like Mercedes, BMW, Audi, Ford, Honda, Toyota, and among other 4-wheel drive cars. It is able to rotate the pistons back into the caliper when replacing new brake pads. Price from $39.56.

There are many other types of brake tools including the 7-piece, 9-piece, and 10-piece. One thing you have to make sure is to purchase the right tool either for disc brake, drum brake, or for both of it. The Astro 7004 7-piece, Astro 7830 10-piece are some other recommended tool set.


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