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Old 04-14-2014, 01:24 PM   #11
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Over the years I have come to trust a jack less and less in changing a tire. I have measured and cut 2x6 treated boards and stack them in a pyramid shape and drive up or back up on it with the good tire. This will take the bad tire off the ground and maybe then I will use a jack to stabilize it some more.
That's not only a great idea, but seems to be the safest. I'll definitely use that idea.

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Old 04-14-2014, 01:30 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by Roocrew1 View Post
That's not only a great idea, but seems to be the safest. I'll definitely use that idea.
Blocks are my preferred method as well...used them on a trip just last fall. I carry the bottle jack just in case the wood blocks can't be used for some reason.

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