Originally Posted by ATVer
Have you tried one? If the bottle jack is placed in the correct location on the rear axle you have to crawl under and pumping the jack's short handle is at a difficult angle at least for me. The Ford jack has a 4 foot crank handle that to me is much easier to use. The handle also works the Econoline spare tire winch which I also installed. However the easiest is to call someone to change the tire!!
i have used both, it's just my opinion that the bottle jack is easier. I do agree it's definitely easier to call somebody but I'm not that patient, I carry a compressor and impact so I can be back on the road before the service guys even leave the shop.