Hydraulic Jack Maintenance?

Answer Hydraulic jacks are used to raise heavy items. Oil is forced through a series of valves by the action of a hand pump. The oil then lifts a ram inside a sealed cylinder. The hydraulic jack, dependin... Read More »

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How to Maintenance a Pro Lift F Series Hydraulic Floor Jack?

Presenting a series of procedures for maintaining the Pro-Lift F-Series Hydraulic Floor Jacks (esp. models F-332, F-365, et. al.).Described below are the steps necessary for the disassembly, inspec... 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 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 »

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 »