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How NOT to put a truck on a lift.

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by LEX, Oct 11, 2010.

  1. Oct 11, 2010 at 8:07 AM
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    LEX

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  2. Oct 11, 2010 at 8:10 AM
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    bfogelma

    bfogelma Well-Known Member

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  3. Oct 11, 2010 at 8:12 AM
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    Snowman

    Snowman I have a problem for your solution…

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    Good thing he moved to the other side...
     
  4. Oct 11, 2010 at 8:15 AM
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    krimson

    krimson Nothin

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    Lmao i already knew something bad was gonna happen with that kind of lift.
     
  5. Oct 11, 2010 at 8:16 AM
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    David Tarantino

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    oh man thats not funny :eek:
    someone could have been hurt/killed
    i only say that bc i work around them all day
     
  6. Oct 11, 2010 at 8:16 AM
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    NetMonkey

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    wow....

    but i dont get it. how does a truck just fall off a lift like that?
     
  7. Oct 11, 2010 at 8:17 AM
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    LEX

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    I'm glad no one was hurt, but sucks to be the owner of that truck.

    Shop: Sir, I have some good and bad news.

    Truck owner: What is it.

    Shop: The bad news is that your truck fell off our lift and the good news is no one was hurt:

    Truck owner: fuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuu
     
  8. Oct 11, 2010 at 8:17 AM
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    Toyotacrawler

    Toyotacrawler She's got the jimmy legs

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    Wow! What a mess!
    Yeah good thing he moved!
     
  9. Oct 11, 2010 at 8:19 AM
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    01tacoprerunner

    01tacoprerunner Lifted 'n Locked 4WD Prerunner

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    How does that happen?
     
  10. Oct 11, 2010 at 8:20 AM
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    krimson

    krimson Nothin

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    It's only supported in the center so its easy to wobble and cause it to fall off like it did on the video.
     
  11. Oct 11, 2010 at 8:30 AM
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    NetMonkey

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    here is a comment from that site explaining how it possibly happened:

     
  12. Oct 11, 2010 at 8:45 AM
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    woody6047

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    Holy crap. That coulda been bad. I always use a scissor lift personally.
     
  13. Oct 11, 2010 at 8:47 AM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Quite an experience to live in fear , isn't it ?

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    I think that truck realized it was a Dodge and was trying to commit suicide .
     
  14. Oct 11, 2010 at 8:51 AM
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    Trap

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    Wonder if that was the owner that opened the truck door, that started it all. The weight on the truck is all at the front and it looks like the lift is almost dead center.
     
  15. Oct 11, 2010 at 8:52 AM
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    woody6047

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    Your probably right, there must have been a mirror there.
     
  16. Oct 11, 2010 at 8:55 AM
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    m0nster986

    m0nster986 ♥ Emergency Medicine

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    WIN!
     
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