Automotive Technology Tool Requirements – CGCC

Automotive Technology Tool Requirements

Automotive Technology Tool Requirements

Each participant is required to purchase the basic tools listed below as a requirement to participate in any of the automotive courses. The initial set and a hand carry toolbox or tool bag is required at the start of the program. Additional tools will be required at the first summer internship, course AU131. A Digital Multimeter will be required when attending “AU132 Electricity & Electronics.” Please refer to the AU132 Electricity & Electronics course syllabus for the correct meter to purchase. Please call 518-828-4181 extension 3246 for any questions regarding the required tools.

Columbia-Greene Community College Automotive Technology Tool List

1/4″ Drive

  • 1/4″ Drive Deep Sockets 6 pt. 5mm-15mm
  • 1/4″ Drive Shallow Sockets 6 pt. 5mm-15mm
  • 1/4″ Drive Ratchet
  • 1/4″ Drive Universal Joint Socket
  • 1/4″ Drive 2″ Extension
  • 1/4″ Drive 4″ Extension
  • 1/4″ Drive Socket Handle Driver

3/8″ Drive

  • 3/8″ Drive Shallow Socket Set 6 pt. 8mm-19mm
  • 3/8″ Drive Deep Socket Set 6 pt. 8mm-19mm
  • 3/8″ Drive 8mm Hex Driver
  • 3/8″ Drive Ratchet
  • 3/8″ Drive 5/8 Spark Plug Socket
  • 3/8″ Drive Universal Joint Socket
  • 3/8″ Drive 3″ Extension
  • 3/8″ Drive 6″ Extension
  • 3/8″ Drive T45 TORX®
  • 3/8″ Drive T50 TORX®
  • 3/8″ Drive T40 TORX®
  • 3/8″ Drive 10mm Hex Driver

1/2″ Drive

  • 1/2″ Drive Ratchet, Long Handle
  • 1/2″ Drive Flip Socket Set 3/4″, 13/16″, 19mm, 21mm

Wrenches

  • Wrench, 12″ Adjustable
  • Wrench Set 10 pc. Combination 10mm-19mm

Screwdrivers

  • Screwdriver 4″ Slotted
  • Screwdriver 6″ Slotted
  • Screwdriver #1 Phillips
  • Screwdriver #2 Phillips
  • Screwdriver, Handle T15 TORX®
  • Screwdriver Ratcheting

Pliers

  • Pliers, Combination
  • Pliers Adjustable Joint
  • Pliers Needle Nose With Cutter

Specialty Tools

  • Brake Shoe Hold Down Tool
  • TPMS Valve Core Torque Tool
  • Brake Shoe Spring Tool

Measurement

  • Spark Plug Gap Gauge
  • Tread Depth Gauge
  • 6″ Steel Pocket Rule
  • Tire Pressure Gauge, Digital
  • Feeler Gauges .0015″-.035″/ with metric equivalent
  • Brake Lining Thickness Gauge

Miscellaneous

  • Safety Glasses
  • Magnetic Pickup Tool
  • Shoplight, Multi LED
  • Fender Covers, Two
  • Hammer, 16oz. Ball Peen
  • Battery Terminal Brush
  • Wire Stripper/Cutter AWG 10 to 20
  • Toolbox, Portable
  • Gasket Scrapers, Non-Marring
  • Inspection Mirror
  • Thermometer, Analog, Pocket

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