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Old 06-16-2011, 04:00 PM   #69521
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Anyone going to the roush car show in livonia on market street just past Levan on Plymouth? Ill be there in the comp o .
yes, Allen & I will be there.... (Double D and ah1f39)
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Old 06-16-2011, 04:51 PM   #69522
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who is Mike? (asking for Allen, of course...)
I'm Mike, though I don't have one. Jake does, he doesn't post on here only FJ.

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Old 06-17-2011, 01:22 AM   #69523
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oh...Hi Mike!
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Old 06-17-2011, 06:38 AM   #69524
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Anyone know where to grab a car service ramp (pair of them) in Metro Detroit? Looking for a decent quality one...made in USA preferred...I know I can get them online but would like to do an oil change this weekend and I have bad luck lifting unibody vehicles with a jack...
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Old 06-17-2011, 07:07 AM   #69525
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Harbor Freight....won't be usa made, but it would be tough to find usa made anyway. If you use ramps with a front drive car be sure to pin them so they won't shoot out under your rocker panels as you apply power to go up said ramp....ask me how I know.
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Old 06-17-2011, 07:19 AM   #69526
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How do you know Dan?


I kid of course my parents driveway has a break in the cement that works pretty well for bracing ramps against but I still am not a huge fan just because of the shooting out effect. That and I hate re-hanging my bumper after the ramps rip it off.

I've never heard one of these bikes before but youtube suggests they must sound awesome
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Old 06-17-2011, 09:32 AM   #69527
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Got the job at Oakland Veterinary Referral services and emergency care.
Same day I also picked up a landscaping job. Time to make monies
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Old 06-17-2011, 09:57 AM   #69528
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I was driving my girlfriends (now wife) Maxima with a stick shift up the ramps and applied a little too much gas...I did not know it was a front drive car!! All of a sudden BAM!! Two ramps are under the rocker panels. Color me embarrassed.....she married me anyway.
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Old 06-17-2011, 09:58 AM   #69529
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Really not interested in anything from Harbor Freight...
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Old 06-17-2011, 10:29 AM   #69530
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Theres always the option of learning the proper method to lift a unibody car with a jack...especially if you've already got the jack/stands.

I can understand buying American if possible especially with actual tools....but for something that's either a plastic molded part or a bent sheet of metal with some sides tacked on are you really expecting a huge difference in quality?

If this purchase being American made is a deal breaker for you I'd think you'll probably have to be prepared to drive a bit out of town to find somebody that has them in stock.

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