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Old 10-22-2013, 10:45 AM   #1
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Picking my 04 9-5 aero up to work on it

Hey guys, Im in the process of having to work on my Saab at home in the future. From previous experience it was a pain to use my floor jack with. Have any of you guys had to get specific ramps to use or some thing when it comes to getting under your cars?
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Old 10-22-2013, 11:51 AM   #2
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time to get a new floor jack ?
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Old 10-22-2013, 12:15 PM   #3
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Ramps won't help with brake work or anything.

In a nutshell working on any car a foot and a half off the ground is not easy.
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Old 10-22-2013, 01:23 PM   #4
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Tweek, I understand that much. I see pics on here with a good bit people using ramps so I wondered bc our cars are rather low.
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Old 10-22-2013, 02:06 PM   #5
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Consider driving up on some 2x4s prior to jacking, or just getting a lower profile jack.
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Old 10-22-2013, 03:43 PM   #6
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I use rhino ramps for anything that doesn't require the wheel to come off or be accessible. If I need to maneuver the engine, wheels, or axle I pull out the jack.
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This, just did repair on lowered cars and works fine. Jack with a 4x4 and good jack stands for brakes and suspension work.


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I use rhino ramps for anything that doesn't require the wheel to come off or be accessible. If I need to maneuver the engine, wheels, or axle I pull out the jack.
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