The Proper Use of a Floor Jack?

Answer Hydraulic floor jacks are constructed from a horizontally placed pump jack assembly that lays between two metal support pieces. Below the metal supports are four metal wheels. The wheels allow the ... Read More »

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How to Convert Your Floor Jack Into a Transmission Jack?

One of the hardest obstacles to overcome when dropping a transmission is working with its weight. A floor jack provides considerable flexibility by holding the transmission in place while you're wo... Read More »

How to Use a Floor Jack to Jack a Truck?

Trucks are built to ride higher than cars because of their ability to carry heavy loads. Due to the distance between the ground and the base of the truck frame and the weight of your vehicle, it is... Read More »

How to Jack Up a Car With a Floor Jack?

Raising a car with a floor jack is necessary to perform various repairs underneath the vehicle as well as to gain easier access to underbody points. Care should be taken when lifting a vehicle with... Read More »

How to Oil a Floor Jack?

Floor jacks differ tremendously from the emergency jack that normally comes with modern vehicles. Floor jacks use fluid to provide lift; the small emergency jacks use simple screw systems. Floor ja... Read More »