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Old 03-07-2009, 01:28 PM   #1
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repairing hydraulic jacks

any place in Victoria that repairs hydraulic floor jacks?
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Old 03-07-2009, 07:06 PM   #2
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for the cost of repair, its cheaper to replace them
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Old 03-07-2009, 09:08 PM   #3
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well i find in most case's with jack that don't work just re fill them cause they run low and don't work no more

and some times o rings just fail and there cheep as piss like 99 cents

if the cyc is cracked you fucked or heavy scored
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Old 03-07-2009, 09:18 PM   #4
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yup, just use a grease gun and grease that sucker up. i've had floor jacks seize up before and after some grease they were as good as new.
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Old 03-07-2009, 10:19 PM   #5
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New/more fluid, new o-ring, and check the bleeder valve.

Fixed our "broken" 15 year old floor jack.
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Old 03-08-2009, 10:25 PM   #6
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it's not seized i was using it one day and oil started leaking out of the bleeder valve
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