Archive for June 25, 2019
A good tool set for mechanics should always have one key component; a portable floor jack. Portable floor jacks can come in handy, least of all when you end up with a flat tire. However, do you know how to properly use one of these jacks? If used incorrectly you can unfortunately end up doing quite a bit of damage, either rto your car, or to yourself.
How To Properly Use A Portable Floor Jack
The best floor jacks will have significant lifting power, in addition to being easy to operate without undue strain. If you need help finding the best floor jack for your needs, don’t hesitate to speak with an automotive professional, they’ll be more than happy to point you in the right direction. But once you have your jack, here are a few tips for proper usage.
Before we begin, it’s worth mentioning this handy extra level of protection. Once the car is lifted with the jack, a jack stand can be fitted under the solid part of the undercarriage. Once sturdily in place the