Asked by: Evgeniya Steinstrater
asked in category: General Last Updated: 29th April, 2020

How do you unstick a DeWalt drill chuck?


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Then, how do you get a stuck drill out of a Dewalt drill?

First you'll need to loosen the chuck. To do this, hold the chuck with one hand and the handle of your drill with the other hand. Next, turn the chuck counter clockwise (to the left) to loosen it. This process will enable the jaws in the chuck to open up and let you remove the bit.

Additionally, how do you fix a chuck on a drill? Hold the drill down firmly on a solid workbench, then insert the chuck key and hit it sharply with a mallet (turning it counterclockwise) to loosen the drill chuck from the threaded spindle. You may have to repeat this several times to loosen stubborn chucks. Unscrew the old drill chuck.

Subsequently, question is, how do you remove a chuck from a drill?


  1. Remove the screw in the center of the chuck. Loosen the jaws of the chuck to their widest extent.
  2. Insert an Allen wrench into the chuck.
  3. Set the gearbox to the lowest setting.
  4. Tap the Allen wrench with a mallet.
  5. Remove the chuck by hand.
  6. Replace thread-locking fluid on the screw (recommended).
  7. Mount the new chuck.

How do you remove a broken drill bit from an impact drill?

Re: Broken bit in impact driver Drill your hole, then take an adjustable wrench on the square part on top of the easy out, and push down in the hole while turning the wrench. It should lock up into the bit, then just release the chuck and gently pull out.

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