Tool Kits And Accessories For Motorcyclists

Convenient combos great for on-the-go or at-home motorcycle repair.

Tool Kits And Accessories For Motorcyclists
Basic tools are a must for any motorcycle rider. We’ve selected a few combos to get you out of a jam at home or on the road.Pexels

There’s nothing worse than not having the right tools when you’re stuck on the side of the road. Worse yet is not even having them at your fingertips in your home garage. Prepare yourself against the unknown by either picking up a loaded portable tool roll or just assemble one yourself with your own handpicked weapons of choice. Outfitting your home work space with the proper selection of tools is a must—it’s the best place to spend time on preventative maintenance for your bike, as well as doing the necessary repairs that eventually present themselves. Gear up during the off season—when your tools just might get the most use as you get your bike in tip-top shape for the next long-distance cruise in the future.

Biker’s Choice Roll-Up Tool Kit

Biker’s Choice Roll-Up Tool Kit
Packed with the essentials, this kit is ready to roll.Amazon

Designed specifically for Harley-Davidson motorcycles, Biker’s Choice Roll-Up Tool Kit includes all the essentials you’ll need for everyday use in the garage, or as an emergency lifesaver when stranded on the side of the road. Multiple size open-ended wrenches, a 10mm combination wrench, a 6-inch adjustable wrench, 3/8-inch drive ratchet, locking pliers, tire gauge, five cable ties, electrical and mechanic’s wire, a 10-piece hex key set, flashlight, 6-in-1 screwdriver, spark plug sockets, and a spark plug gap gauge are all included and neatly organized in a convenient roll for ease of storage either on the bike or stashed safely in your work space.

Dr.Roc Tire Spoon Tire Changing Tools

Dr.Roc Tire Spoon Tire Changing Tools
Made for getting your hoops off in a hurry.Amazon

This kit would be great to have around the garage, as it includes tools to help make tire changes as easy as possible. The kit comes with a set of three tire spoons, two rim protectors, and a valve core set with 10 valve caps. The tire spoons have smooth, rounded edges that will eliminate the pinching of inner tubes in tube-type tires, and are constructed of ultra-durable, automotive-grade drop forged steel that is rustproof, weatherproof, and finished in high polish chrome. You’ll be able to remove and install motorcycle tires with minimal fuss with this kit that easily packs and stashes away in the included oxford case.

Boulder Tools Heavy-Duty Tire Repair Kit

Boulder Tools Heavy-Duty Tire Repair Kit
The real deal when it comes to fixing flats.Amazon

Now that you were able to separate your tire from the wheel with the above-mentioned kit, here’s a complete setup that will give you all the tools necessary to repair puncture wounds on those tires (provided they’re tubeless). Not only will this heavy-duty kit come in handy on your motorcycle, but it can also be used on automotive and trailer tires. The 56-piece kit from Boulder Tools lets you remove a nail from the tire tread, and get that flat fixed right so you can get back on the road with properly repaired rubber. Pliers, hex keys, valve cores, T-handle tools—all the components included in this package are engineered to be tough, and are constructed from quality materials. Riding on a repaired tire is no joke, and with this kit you can get back on the road worry-free.

Carhartt Legacy Tool Roll

Carhartt Legacy Tool Roll
Carry your own handpicked tools in this rugged, well-designed tool roll.Amazon

For riders wanting to customize a portable tool kit, Carhartt offers an empty tool roll constructed of rugged synthetic material and treated with Rain Defender water repellent for a protective method of carrying your trusty set of wrenches. There are 18 internal slots for tools of various sizes, and three small parts pockets with hook-and-loop closures for tiny tools, utility items, or whatever else you may need to bring or store for the ride. Dual side release buckle closures keep the roll tightly secured, and a top handle makes for convenient hauling. Assemble your dream team of emergency tools and accessories, and hit the road knowing you can get yourself out of a roadside pickle.

Craftsman 320-Piece Mechanic’s Tool Set

Craftsman 320-Piece Mechanic’s Tool Set
A handy 320-piece kit to handle most moto repairs with ease.Amazon

Craftsman is a trusted name in tools, and with this impressive mechanic’s kit, you can ditch your current collection of random sockets and worn-out wrenches. This all-inclusive set of quality tools is designed to get the job done right every time, and if you’re keeping count, the kit comes with eight wrenches, three ratchets, four extension bars, four adapters, 152 sockets, 108 bits, 40 hex keys, a magnetic handle, and a plastic organizer box to keep everything in its rightful place so you won’t have to waste time searching for missing pieces. You also get quick-release ratchets in 1/4-inch, 3/8-inch, and 1/2-inch drives, 152 sockets (six-point, eight-point and 12-point) in both SAE and metric sizes, four extension bars to help extend your reach, eight combination wrenches and a magnetic handle with 12 nut drivers in inch and metric sizes. Additionally, there are 96 screwdriver bits and 40 hex keys included for even more versatility, and it all packs into a three-drawer case.

CruzTools Speedkit Compact Harley Tools

CruzTools Speedkit Compact Harley Tools
The cool, compact space-saving package hides a wealth of helpful tools.Amazon

This super-handy collection of the most-used bike tools—that is the ones you’re most likely to need for on-road repairs—packs down into a handy, dopp-kit shaped pouch that’s easy to store and even easier to access in not-so-ideal situations. This particular kit is Harley-specific and includes Torx bits, hex keys, open-end wrenches, a tire gauge, slip-point pliers, and more. Cruz also makes a metric version so the Honda guys won’t feel left out either.

Motion Pro Multipurpose Metric Tool

Motion Pro Multipurpose Metric Tool
Fit this compact roadside accessory in the smallest of spaces.Amazon

Don’t have a lot of room on your rig? That doesn’t mean you should hit the road without some kind of tool set, even if it’s just the barest of bones. Something like the compact but surprisingly versatile Motion Pro Multipurpose tool, which as its name implies can handle a good number of roadside or on-trail repairs or adjustments for your metric ride. Use it to remove 8, 10, 12, and 14mm bolts, or #2 and #3 Phillips screws; you even get small and medium straight-slot screws and 5 and 6mm Allen bolts. Beef it up by adding your own 1/4-inch or 3/8-inch drive socket attachments, a couple of pliers, knife, and zip-ties, and, bam, you will be almost good to go.