How to Troubleshoot Hydraulic Floor Jacks?

Answer A hydraulic floor jack is a handy device used to lift a car to replace a tire or perform maintenance work. Hydraulic floor jacks are more dependable, easier to use and provide more stability than b... Read More »

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How to Use Hydraulic Car Jacks?

Unlike traditional screw jacks that are manipulated with long cranks, hydraulic car jacks use high-pressure liquid displacement to lift cars. If employed properly, hydraulic car jacks are easy to u... Read More »

How to Fix Hydraulic Jacks?

Hydraulic jacks were created based off of Pascal's Principle. Pascal's Principle says that liquid pressure in a sealed container is the same at all points of the container. Hydraulic jacks have a s... Read More »

How to Remove Hydraulic Jacks?

Hydraulic jacks are great for lifting one end of a vehicle, but that is all they're meant to do. Hydraulic jacks are not supposed to suspend a vehicle in the air while working on it. Since the jack... Read More »

How to Rebuild Hydraulic Jacks?

Hydraulic jacks are essential tools in any auto repair shop. Like all tools, they can wear out. In most hydraulic jacks the seals wear out first, causing oil to leak from the jack and the jack to s... Read More »