Makita 18V Li-ion Cordless Impact Driver Review

Makita 18V Li-ion Cordless Impact Driver Review

“Best thing I have every bought. Period.” – A loyal user

Looking to add an impact driver to your toolbox? You’re not alone. The impact driver has been one of the most popularly requested tools in 2017 and for good reason. It’s flexibility and ease of use makes it a great addition to use for your home projects, and at a price of E58 it won’t break the bank.

The Makita DTD 152Z Impact driver 18v 160m does not disappoint and comes ready to use right out of the box.

It’s common for Makita users to declare “you know what you’re getting” when buying from one of the best brands in the home tool space. Why? Because Makita makes sure everything they sell is only the best quality, and that’s exactly what they did with the DTD152x impact driver.

One of the neat things about the impact driver is when you order off Amazon Prime it comes with it’s featured frustration free packaging. There’s nothing more annoying than getting your favorite tool shipped to your door only to spend thirty minutes trying to open the package.

Of course, the surprise and delight doesn’t stop with packaging. The Makita DTD impact driver comes equipped with a variable speed control that you can effortlessly adjust with its trigger. It also has a forward/reverse rotation that you can switch back and fourth within seconds.

As standard with most drills and drivers these days, the impact driver also features twin LED job light and a soft grip that will make the driver a joy to use. Unlike some other bulky cordless drivers, the weight is manageable so you can continue working on your project without having to take unnecessary brakes.

Changing your bit on the driver is easy as one touch.

You can use the Makita Impact Driver for decking, outdoor furniture, and that incomplete desk that has been laying in your garage forever!

Here’s what you get right out of the frustration free packaging, as well as some of the, must know tech specs!

1 x Makita DTD152Z Impact Driver
1 x Belt Clip

Weight 1.2 Kg
Dimensions 23.8 x 13.7 x 7.9 cm
Batteries: Lithium ion batteries required.
18 volts
1 watts
Batteries Included? No
Batteries Needed? Yes
Comes Included:


  • One year standard warranty gives you trust in your purchase.
  • A great cost for the power and portability.
  • LED light helps ensure you see the project in front of you. No more careless mistakes!


  • The Makita DTD 152 has limitations power wise but only for projects that really require heavy power!
  • Not suitable for all wrench needs, torque can occasionally be an issue depending on the frequency of use.

If you’re looking to add a cordless driver to your arsenal of tools, you’ll definitely want to give the Makita DTD 152Z Impact driver a serious look. With over 80+ positive reviews, Makita once again is proving to produce some of the best quality tools on the market.

While it’s not for everyone, it could be just what you’re looking for!