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      09-02-2011, 10:10 PM   #12
M3 Montreal
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I just picked up the torque wrench.

I didn't like the Michelin Jack. There is a Canadian Tire Jack that is aluminum and about $200 that I would like to get on special.
That jack you are talking about feels weak.

I bought one and didn't feel comfortable with it. Felt like it was struggling and required a lot of effort to jack it up. Another problem was that I wished it could jack the car up a little higher before reaching its limit (so I can put jackstands under and have some good distance.

I have the 3 tonne jack and love it. It is a lot heavier than the aluminum one, but feels sturdy and robust.
So the Michelin $60 jack is better than the $215 jack? Wow
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