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Factory Jack and 3in lift

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by billas333, Nov 28, 2008.

  1. Nov 28, 2008 at 10:36 AM
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    billas333

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    Will the factory jack work with a 3inch lift in the front and 2inch in the rear?? I see a lot of guys with hi-lift jack mounts.
     
  2. Nov 28, 2008 at 10:38 AM
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    moserjjx

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    you could always carry a couple cut down 2x4's to put under the jack if you're on a level surface
     
  3. Nov 28, 2008 at 11:20 AM
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    billas333

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    sweet thanks for the ideas
     
  4. Nov 28, 2008 at 11:45 AM
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    So the answer must be "No, it will not work"
     
  5. Nov 28, 2008 at 12:38 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    just go ahead and get a hi lift...u can get one for like 60-70 from a tractor supply or northern tools...u can get attachments to hook to the wheels or to the bumper...pretty damn handy, especially if u have some good sliders welded on and can lift the entire side up
     
  6. Nov 28, 2008 at 12:41 PM
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    silver07taco

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  7. Nov 30, 2008 at 12:49 PM
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    SocalMan22

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    What Mods!
    Get a different bottle jack my stock would work with the 5100's had to buy another bottle jack where the top screws up for added length and the bottle jack will fit in the stock place under the seat
     
  8. Dec 1, 2008 at 9:59 AM
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    X3 on that.
    alot of great ways to mount it in the bed also.
     
  9. Dec 1, 2008 at 1:09 PM
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    What attachments are you guys speaking of...links please?
     
  10. Dec 1, 2008 at 1:20 PM
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    Thanks for the link :thumbsup:
     
  11. Mar 13, 2009 at 10:42 AM
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    Holly Camelbacks!!! One for every day of the week? j/k I've got a MULE, and love it.

    Anyway. I'm looking at buying a new floor jack and stands. Should I get anything special, or is this post mainly in response to the OEM roadside Toyota jack? What jack stands does everyone use?
     
  12. Mar 13, 2009 at 10:57 AM
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    LonghornTaco

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    Really?? I'm 3" up and I couldn't get mine to lift the truck enough to get the tires off the ground... And that was with two big wooden blocks under the jack!!!
     
  13. Mar 13, 2009 at 11:03 AM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco Can you pass the bailout please?

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    I tried to lift the whole side from the middle, on the frame...

    Is jacking on the LCA safe?
     
  14. Mar 13, 2009 at 11:05 AM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Well, it doesn't matter too much for me anymore anyway... I have my hi-lift jack now...
     
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