What can I use instead of a Torx screwdriver? Use a small flat head screwdriver.
For security torx screws you will need to insert the flat head in against one of the outer grooves and the center nub of the head. This works much the same as non-security torx screws.
Do you need a Torx screwdriver? Torx screws are typically used in vehicles, motorcycles, bicycles, computer systems, hard disk drives and consumer electronics. The unusual star-shaped head makes them far more secure than regular flat-head or cross-head screws and allows higher torque transmission so screws and bolts can be tightened more securely.
How do you loosen a Torx screw?
How do you remove a small Torx screw?