Don't bother trying to replace an inner tie rod end without an inner tie rod removal tool. In this article, we list five of the best inner tie rod tools on the market. Our rating and review of inner tie rod tools in based on our experience with some of these tools plus we have also listed a few noteworthy inner tie rod tools which are best sellers online.
Best Inner Tie Rod Removal Tools
1. Mayhew Pro 29910 Speedy Universal Inner Tie Rod Tool
The Mayhew Pro is one of the highest rated universal inner tie rod removal tools. It can remove inner tie rods on any car that has tie rods ranging from 35mm to 45mm. It doesn't require any additional adapters. It can be used on round, hexagonal and octagonal tie rods. It has a low profile that allows it to be used on sport and compact cars. This tie rod removal tool is made in France and is one of the best rated inner tie rod tools online. Would be a great choice for DIYers and even auto mechanics. Very easy to use regardless of your auto repair skills.
This inner tie rod tool 12 different adapters ranging from 29mm to 42mm. The adapters are nickel plated. The inner diameter of the tube is 2.125in. You can use it on car, pickups and even large SUVs. You will need to use a 1/2 drive to remove the tie rod from your car. This tool will allow you to remove the tie rod on any car including, Toyota, Honda, Acura, BMW, Mercedes, Audi, Subaru, Kia, Hyundai etc.
3. Goplus Inner Tie Rod Removal Installation Tool Set Mechanics Dual Tie Rod Adjusting Tool Kit
The Goplus inner tie rod removal and installation tool come with three adapters. This is a similar tool that you can rent from Advance Auto Parts or Autozone. Because it only comes with three adapters it does not fit all makes and models. It is mostly for use on GM, Chevy, Ford, Chrysler cars.
If you are not sure what size the inner tie rods are on your car, then you may want to consider using an adjustable inner tie rod wrench. It is designed to remove any tie rod ranging from 27mm to 42mm. You will need a 1/2" drive and extension to get loose your inner tie rod using this tool. It works with cars such as Mercedes Benz ,BMW ,Toyota , Honda ,Ford ,Nissan.