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post #1 of 3 Old 05-09-2002, 05:20 AM Thread Starter
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Cheap trick: Hi Lift Jack mount

I think I stumbled on a cheap & easy way to mount a "48 Hi Lift jack on a YJ:

If you remove the "Bumper-ets" from the rear frame the holes line up perfect with the holes that run along the jack's shaft. You'll have to remove the jack's base so it mounts flat ( I just keep it in my jeep's tool box). I used "3 by 1/2 bolts with wing nuts for easy access to the jack. I wish I had a picture becuase it looks pretty good.

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post #2 of 3 Old 05-09-2002, 05:55 AM
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I also have another.. to keep it out of the rain, mud, snow, etc...
I had taken off the rear seat belts.. and coil's.
The hi-lift holders fit perfectly on the inside of the rollbar,(on both sides).. I welded the holders onto the body and placed the hi-lift there...(basically behind the rear seat)
it perfect for any outdoor mess spot.. to keep it clean and out of harms way... for the time you really need it...

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You don't have to take the rear seat belts out; I've got my Hi-Lift mounted to the rollbar with exhaust pipe u-bolts above the rear selt belts and haven't had a problem! <img border="0" title="" alt="[Wink]" src="wink.gif" />


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