How to Re-Oil a Hydraulic Jack?

Answer 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 »

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How to Add Oil to Hydraulic Jack?

When it's time to work on your car, usually it involves a hydraulic jack in one form or another. Maybe you need to change the oil or do the brakes. But if the hydraulic jack is low on oil, then not... 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 »

Hydraulic Jack Components?

Hydraulic jacks are used to lift heavy loads. There are three main types of hydraulic jacks, each with the same basic components. Each jack has a reservoir, pump, check valve, main cylinder, ram p... Read More »

Car Hydraulic Jack Repair?

Powering tools, lifts and jacks, hydraulics are not only powerful but also compact. The combination of a pump, fluid, line and a piston in a cylinder can lift anything from a sub compact to an over... Read More »