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Axle Stands

Postby Critter10 » Thu 20.01.2022, 12:48

I'm really sorry if this is covered elsewhere, but a search provided little real help. And this is probably dumb question of the week :(

I have an SE and I'd like to know exactly where I can place axle stands. If it's on the jacking points, please help this idiot and explain how I get the stand under the jacking point considering that I'd have to have used the jacking point to jack the car up??
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Re: Axle Stands

Postby Rambo » Thu 20.01.2022, 14:08

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Re: Axle Stands

Postby Critter10 » Thu 20.01.2022, 17:18

Thank you! I didn't think to check there because I wrongly thought the car could only be jacked on the specific jacking points. Another day in school!
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Re: Axle Stands

Postby Rambo » Thu 20.01.2022, 18:47

Critter10 wrote:Thank you! I didn't think to check there because I wrongly thought the car could only be jacked on the specific jacking points. Another day in school!


No worries. I'm still learning things 18 years later

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Re: Axle Stands

Postby dunnlor » Fri 21.01.2022, 03:29

I drilled a 7/8" hole into a hockey puck. The puck fits nicely in the cradle of my jack and prevents the jacking point post from sliding on the jack.

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