Knowing where to place jack stands is important if you’re going to do any kind of work under your car. Here we discuss jack stands and how to use them.
There are some repairs and maintenance items that can only be done from underneath a vehicle. While your vehicle may be equipped with a jack, it was never designed to … Continue Reading Safe Vehicle Lifting: Car Jack and Jack Stands Guide
Learn how to safely jack your car and get those summer or winter wheels off quickly with these three tips.
Okay look, we don’t want to beat a dead horse, but it is better than beating a dead mechanic. Garage safety is paramount to anything else you will ever do. Losing a finger or an eye would be devastating, but losing your life because you didn’t follow protocol is the worst thing that can happen in your garage…
A car jack is a lifting tool, not a support. Jacks alone are not a safe way to balance a load or a reliable means of holding it up.
For optimal safety, once you have a type of car jack selected, you need to pair it with a jack stand or two.
In most vehicles, the factory tool kit includes a jack. When it comes to car jack safety, a factory jack is not the same as a service jack, and for a…