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Krylon Pistol-Grip Grease Gun

Part No. W54204 Warranty Details  
$19.99
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Heavy-duty construction and chrome-plated finish for a long service life. Pistol-grip action for comfortable, easy use. Vented, zinc, die-cast head cap. Positive lock for easy filling. Air bleeder valve eliminates air lock. Knurled, thick-wall barrel for secure grip. 2-way filing: standard 14 oz. grease cartridge or bulk.
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Working Pressure (PSI):3,000

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KrylonPistol-Grip Grease Gun
 
4.1

(based on 60 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (32)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (16)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (8)

82%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good grip (32)
  • Durable (25)
  • Lightweight (20)
  • Good power output (18)
  • Versatile (17)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Regular maintenance (32)
  • Home (20)
  • Automotive repair shop (12)
  • Minor repairs (10)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Auto enthusiast (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (18), Auto enthusiast (12), Truck enthusiast (10), Mechanic (5)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Pistol-Grip Grease Gun

Works great it just leaks a tiny bit from the bleeder. Works better then the wally world one my friend has.

Works great it just leaks a tiny bit from the bleeder. Works better then the wally world one my friend has.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Dead after one use

I won't call it a piece of junk since most people seem to be happy with it. But in my case I used it to top off a new ball joint and the next...Read complete review

I won't call it a piece of junk since most people seem to be happy with it. But in my case I used it to top off a new ball joint and the next time I took it out it was dead. Just keep pumping it no responce.

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1.0

Put a little more money in and get a little better one maybe

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Krylon Pistol-Grip Grease Gun:

did not make it through the first tube of grease and it acted as though the spring was not strong enough to keep the grease pushed up to the pump of the grease gun.

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
4.0

Good quality. Easy squeeze. Clear instructions in English.

By 

from undisclosed

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Comments about Krylon Pistol-Grip Grease Gun:

Good quality. Pistol grip easy squeeze. In typical cramped areas, much more clearance than if had been using typical long handle model while still easy to work pistol grip . Purchased to grease fittings on my John Deere Series 100 riding lawn mower. First grease gun I've ever bought. Instructions to load the new cartridge are in English, easy to understand and just long enough . Without those instructions, I would have to find help.

 
5.0

Affordable quality

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Krylon Pistol-Grip Grease Gun:

Not having used a good grease gun in a long time instructions were definitely welcomed. Works excellent.

 
5.0

Good Product

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Krylon Pistol-Grip Grease Gun:

Easy to work with.

 
5.0

I have two, i love it.

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Krylon Pistol-Grip Grease Gun:

Well made , functions great, comes with the flex hose, that's a plus.

 
4.0

I'd buy it again

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Krylon Pistol-Grip Grease Gun:

Need to teflon all the threads before using or else it'll ooze from threads while squeezing. Also would be nice if it fit back in box with hose on it. Worked great and did the job for the price.

 
4.0

I would recommend it to anyone

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Krylon Pistol-Grip Grease Gun:

Good product so far

 
3.0

Only buy again if only one available.

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Krylon Pistol-Grip Grease Gun:

First one leaked grease. Second worked fine.

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Good tool

By 

from MD

Pros

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • tie rod ends, etc.

      Comments about Krylon Pistol-Grip Grease Gun:

      Getting so sick of the horror story reviews of affordable tools/products written up by people that simply don't know what they are doing..
      This is a very effective tool thats been performing very well. Just be smart and get some teflon thread tape (like a buck for 2 rolls) and seal every single thread on the thing before first use. This way you don't have to worry about any "supposed" leaks..if there was even a possibility of any in the first place. Plus there's a 1yr warranty so there's really nothing to worry about.
      Already used it more than once with 0 issues.
      Who knows, maybe I just got a good one but just don't let bad reviews scare you out of a good deal when it comes to a simple tool like this grease gun. Find out for yourself like I did. Comes with instructions.

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      4.0

      Good for the price

      By 

      from Bayville, NJ

      Verified Buyer

      Comments about Krylon Pistol-Grip Grease Gun:

      It's a good little grease gun for the price. Pistol grip helps you grease those hard to reach places with 1 hand.

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      • Q:

        This grease gun says it requires 14oz cartridges, but most of the ones I see on your website are 12.5oz... I'm assuming the 12.5oz cartridges will work as well?
        Asked on 9/12/2016 by Barry from Sylacauga, AL

        1 answer

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          A:

          Hi Barry, glad to help you! This Green Grease Synthetic Waterproof High Temperature Grease (Part No. 101) will be suitable for your gun. It is a standard 14 oz cartridge.

          Answered on 9/13/2016 by Steve from AAP
      • Q:

        I don't think my grease gun came with a rubber diaphragm attached to the plunger. It does not seem to work correctly pushing the grease to the top of the gun. Is it possible to get a rubber diaphragm if it is missing?
        Asked on 9/28/2015 by chevelleman

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          A:

          Hi Chevelleman, I'm glad to assist you. It is not possible to ship the rubber diaphragm attached to the plunger separately. I would recommend you call us at 1-877-ADVANCE (238-2623) for further assistance.

          Answered on 10/1/2015 by Solomon
      • Q:

        Ineed this for my 21hp husqvarna riding mower fittings on the front wheels and axles. will it fit or do I need a different size for the grease gun. thanks
        Asked on 5/15/2015 by mike from Pfafftown, nc

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          A:

          I'm happy to help, Mike! This Performance Tools Pistol-Grip Grease Gun (Part No. W54204) is engineered to fit most standard automotive grease fittings (zerks). Most riding lawn mowers utilize this type and size of fitting as well.

          You'll need to pick up some grease with the gun as well, such as Valvoline General Multipurpose Grease (Part No. VV609), Lucas Oil Products X-Tra Heavy-Duty Grease (Part No. 10301), Lucas Oil Products Red 'N Tacky Grease (Part No. 10005), Advance Auto Parts Hi Temp Grease (Part No. A46), Green Grease Synthetic Waterproof High Temperature Grease (Part No. 101) or Mobil1 Synthetic Grease (Part No. 121070/110566).

          Answered on 5/16/2015 by Heath, ASE Parts Specialist from AAP
      • Q:

        is a 12.5 oz cartridge considered to be a standard size?
        Asked on 5/21/2014 by bigger gun from pell city al

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          A:

          Glad to assist, bigger gun! It accepts standard 14 Oz cartridge or bulk.

          Answered on 5/22/2014 by Vincent from AAP
      • Q:

        Hello, will the W54204 grease gun fit any zerk fitting we can find on aftermarket ball joints ?
        Asked on 5/12/2014 by Nick from Tampa, Fl.

        1 answer

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          A:

          Hello Nick, Good question. The Performance Tools Pistol-Grip Grease Gun is designed for Original Equipment and performance automotive parts.

          Answered on 5/19/2014 by Wil from AAP
      • Q:

        What length flexible hose comes with the gun?
        Asked on 10/13/2013 by Lew

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          A:

          Hi Lew, this Performance Tools Pistol-Grip Grease Gun - Part No. W54204 comes with 12 inches flex hose with coupler.

          Answered on 10/14/2013 by Morgan from AAP
      • Q:

        will this grease gun hold a 14.5 oz cartridge
        Asked on 7/3/2013 by Tom

        1 answer

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          A:

          This Performance Tools Pistol-Grip Grease Gun - Part No. W54204 holds a 14 ounce grease cartridge, NPT : 1/8 inch and working pressure: 7000 PSI. For any further assistance please feel free to call us at: 1-877-238-2623 or visit the nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our Parts Pros will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

          Answered on 7/4/2013 by Morgan from AAP
      • Q:

        is it made in America
        Asked on 5/12/2013 by Byrdman from lou, ky

        1 answer

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          A:

          Advance Auto Parts does sell Made in the USA products as well as products manufactured from many other countries in order to keep our pricing competitive. Please also keep in mind that many suppliers have multiple manufacturing plants that could result in different countries of origin for the same part. For further assistance, please feel free to call us at 1-877-238-2623 or visit your nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our representatives would be more than happy to assist you.

          Answered on 5/12/2013 by Max from AAP
      • Q:

        easiest way to put together
        Asked on 2/22/2012 by Anonymous

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          A:

          Rotate counter clockwise, unscrew head cap from gun barrel. Due to lack of lubrication on the rubber plunger, new grease guns may be difficult to load with grease cartridges the first time. Apply a liberal coating of grease to plunger when using gun for the first time. This grease gun requires a 14 oz grease cartridge. Draw the handle back fully so that the plunger rod catches and locks into place. After removing the plastic cap from the 14 oz grease cartridge, apply a small amount of grease to the inside edge of the cartridge. This will make insertion of the plunger easier. Push grease cartridge into the gun barrel completely, until metal edge tightly seals top of the grease gun barrel. Detach flip-top seal from cartridge. Screw on head cap approximately two turns, being sure not to tighten. Release plunger rod from its locked position and push in. Push on plunger rod handle to force plunger into cartridge. At the same time, pump the lever or handle to release trapped air. When grease comes through vents and the head of the gun, fully the head cap to the barrel. As soon as the gun in pumping grease, carefully depress the lock release and push the plunger rod the rest of the way into the gun.

          Answered on 2/23/2012 by John the Car-Doc from AAP
      • Q:

        How important is the psi? I've seen guns advertising everything from 3000 to 6000 psi.
        Asked on 12/23/2010 by Anonymous

        1 answer

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          A:

          From my experience with them, the psi was never really that important as long as it put the grease where it was suppose to go.

          Answered on 12/24/2010 by Anonymous
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