Can I relate to that! I never ever crawl under a vehicle using just a jack OR
just jack stands. I like the redundancy of stands and floor jacks. I had a
with a 5000lb boat on a trailer - it missed crushing me by 2 inches. Never
steven hubschmitt wrote:
> A D wrote:
> "...Otherwise, when using conventional stands, I have adouble redundancy
> floor jacks at various points (on an MGA) -- and I still hate going
> > Whenever working on a 'framed' vehicle, I use jack stands under the frame
> > support. On unibody cars, I will stack blocks of wood (the ones used as
> > support beams in new construction - app. 4" thick cut to 1-1.5' in length)
> > with a 4" x 4" x 1.5' piece in contact with the outer section of the
> > for support.
> NEVER do I place any part of my body under a vehicle while just relying on a
> floor jack.
> '72 B