Installing or removing socket
Before operation, make sure that
the socket is properly locked onto the socket
adaptor. Incomplete attachment of the socket may
Always use the correct size socket for bolt/
nut. An incorrect size socket will result in inconsistent
fastening torque and/or damage to the bolt/nut.
To install the socket, push it onto the socket adaptor
until it locks into place. To remove the socket, simply
pull it off.
► Fig.9: 1. Socket 2. Socket adaptor
Hold the tool firmly especially
when the bolt/nut reaches the seating position.
The socket stops rotating and the motor reaction
generate instant backlash to rotate the tool.
Hold the tool pointed straight at the
Hold the tool firmly and place the socket over the
bolt/nut. Turn the tool on and fasten. When the bolt/
nut reaches the seating position, the tool stops
The tool also works without socket. The adaptor hole
can fasten M8 (5/16") bolt/nut. (works as 13 mm socket)
Using as hand tool
You can use the tool as a hand ratchet wrench by
turning the tool in the direction arrows as illustrated. In
particular when loosening a stiff bolt/nut, loosen it by
hand first then turn the tool on.
Excessive fastening torque may damage
the bolt/nut, the socket or the tool.
Always be sure that the tool is
switched off and the battery cartridge is removed
before attempting to perform inspection or
Never use gasoline, benzine, thinner,
alcohol or the like. Discoloration, deformation or
cracks may result.
To maintain product SAFETY and RELIABILITY,
repairs, any other maintenance or adjustment should
be performed by Makita Authorized or Factory Service
Centers, always using Makita replacement parts.
These accessories or attachments
are recommended for use with your Makita tool
specified in this manual. The use of any other
accessories or attachments might present a risk of
injury to persons. Only use accessory or attachment
for its stated purpose.
If you need any assistance for more details regard-
ing these accessories, ask your local Makita Service
Makita genuine battery and charger
NOTE: Some items in the list may be included in the
tool package as standard accessories. They may
differ from country to country.