Avoid Damaging your Heater Valves with
Air and Power Tools
In most cases, air and power tools help get the job done faster. When it comes to tightening the hose clamp on heater valves, these high powered tools can cause damage and costly repairs.
Using air and power tools on hose clamps to tighten up heater valves may cause damage to the heater valve pipe. Often these powerful tools put too much pressure on the pipes, causing them to bend, snap, or leak.