Properly applied torque is vital to ensuring the safety of a vehicle and its passengers. Torque limiting tools are essential in helping tighten wheel nuts to the correct torque.

But what is a torque-adjustable impact driver, how does it work, and which tool is best? Here's more information to make sure you're not over-tightening tire lug nuts and endangering lives.

What is a torque adjustable impact drill?

A torque-adjustable impact wrench provides efficient torque level control with limited torque in the forward direction to prevent overtightening. The tool does not stop working, but the torque increases more slowly, ensuring you do not overtighten the nut.