How to Close a Hydraulic Service Jack?

Answer Hydraulic jacks come in two basic styles, floor jacks and bottle jacks. Bottle jacks consist of a simple hydraulic ram oriented vertically on a small base with a lifting saddle mounted on top of th... Read More »

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How to Unlift a Craftsman Three-Ton Hydraulic Service Jack?

The Craftsman three-ton hydraulic service jack is primarily designed to lift automobiles and other vehicles for service. Hydraulic jacks also find uses in remodeling and building to lift heavy obje... Read More »

What is a hydraulic jack?

A hydraulic jack is a portable machine used to lift heavy objects such as car engines. This jack is powered by fluid to make it easier to lift and lower. Hydraulic jacks are commonly mounted on whe... Read More »

How to Re-Oil a Hydraulic Jack?

When under-the-car repairs need to be made, hydraulic jacks, or floor jacks, are an invaluable tool. Hydraulic jacks use a hydraulic cylinder to build pressure and exert the force needed to lift he... Read More »

How to Add Oil to a Hydraulic Jack?

Hydraulic jacks are used to lift heavy objects, such as cars. They are standard tools in automotive shops. Hydraulic jacks require fluid to push the pistons that lift heavy objects off of the groun... Read More »