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Q: Opinion about the OTC tools

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Have you ever used the OTC harmonic balancer tool or OTC stinger. It's a great remover and installer. It's 200 bucks but worth it. Highly recommend it.

A: As a matter of fact, I have and they work q...

As a matter of fact, I have and they work quite well. They are not cheap tools but they are well made. If you are serious about fixing cars, you don’t want cheap tools breaking off and injuring yourself. The OTC makes pretty good tools. Of course, they are owned by Bosch now. It’s a huge company and they bought them last year or year before that.

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