Ratchets, sockets, and wrenches may seem like tools that don’t need reviews. We’ve found, however, that as more and more manufacturers produce sockets and various automotive tools, you need to know good products from bad products. Our wrench reviews, for example, take into account strength and ergonomics. Our socket reviews look at visibility and grip. Most ratchets get taken apart so that we can see how the inner pawls and gears function.