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Garage Lifts at Home?

Discussion in 'Garage / Workshop' started by KenLyns, Jul 19, 2013.

  1. Jul 19, 2013 at 8:29 PM
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    KenLyns

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    Came across this picture. Wonder who else has a 4-post lift in the garage? :D

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  2. Jul 19, 2013 at 8:36 PM
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  3. Jul 19, 2013 at 8:38 PM
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    That doesn't seem like a bad investment at all... Iv'e always wished I could afford one, seems like a lot though.
     
  4. Jul 19, 2013 at 8:43 PM
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    I don't have one at my house now that I moved out but I grew up with 2 in my dads shop they were 2 above grounds though.. Still get to use them and also my father in law has a 4 post.. It's awesome but people will always want to use your shop lol
     
  5. Jul 19, 2013 at 8:48 PM
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    My buddy has that exact one in his garage..granted..it's no typical garage tho..I use it lots. It's awesome.

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  6. Jul 20, 2013 at 5:18 AM
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    I'd rather have a 2-post. That thing uses up a lot of floor space and you can't do suspension work.
     
  7. Jul 20, 2013 at 6:37 AM
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    Blackdawg

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    This. Me too. Can also easily use it as a body lift
     
  8. Jul 20, 2013 at 6:46 AM
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    BamaToy1997

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    Most 4 post lifts have center jacks that can be removed and installed as needed (takes less than 5 minutes) and we use them to lift the vehicle by the frame to remove tires and suspension components. If you look around and check for deals, you can get them new for less than $5000.

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  9. Jul 20, 2013 at 7:41 AM
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