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February 20, 2015, 08:18 AM #0

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Thought I would share for the youngin'. Back in my day we lifted cars with logs pivoted on boulders.
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    February 20, 2015, 08:50 AM #1

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    I usually lift my car on the diff.

    He kind of contradicts himself by saying not to jack at mechanical components but then goes on to say he jacks it up at the rear diff...
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      February 20, 2015, 09:10 AM #2

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      Originally posted by Stefan
      I usually lift my car on the diff.

      He kind of contradicts himself by saying not to jack at mechanical components but then goes on to say he jacks it up at the rear diff...
      But I believe he was referring to larger vehicles. There must be better options on larger vehicles verses cars.

        March 04, 2015, 07:46 PM #3

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        I jack mine up by the oilpan or driveshaft.

          March 04, 2015, 08:38 PM #4

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          Originally posted by firelizard
          I jack mine up by the oilpan or driveshaft.
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            March 11, 2015, 11:52 AM #5

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            March 11, 2015, 03:15 PM #6

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              March 11, 2015, 06:14 PM #7

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              Haha yes I think I am much better then jacking car in oil pane
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                March 11, 2015, 08:26 PM #8

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