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Unread 12-28-2011, 12:54 PM   #1
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Broke in the new high lift yesterday..

The ONE rock I never payed attention to and I get stuck on it. I had been down this trail more times in the Jeep than I can ever count, passed by that rock even more times on the ATV's. Good thing I had the high lift jack... Jacked it up, stuck rocks underneath the front tires and away I went...


^Diff wedged ontop of rock..


Jacked up.

Sorry about crappy pics.. Low light, sunset, etc..

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Unread 12-28-2011, 02:27 PM   #2
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My son gave me one for Christmas, Its on the trail now in his Samurai.
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Unread 12-28-2011, 04:49 PM   #3
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Sweet,I have had my hi-lift for years now and never used it. But I will always carry it. The one time it is used is worth it. Thanks for the pic.
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Unread 12-28-2011, 06:29 PM   #4
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I have always thought that they would be more than useful for the high centered and hung up situations but it seems people rarely use them. I guess dragging the diff over a boulder with a 10,000 winch is more effective.
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Unread 12-28-2011, 06:30 PM   #5
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My son gave me one for Christmas, Its on the trail now in his Samurai.
Dads are great.
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Unread 12-28-2011, 06:45 PM   #6
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Figures, the one time you let your mind relax and bam…it’s time to jack off ( ) a rock.
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Unread 12-29-2011, 09:51 PM   #7
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Eh... Well better to have it and not need it than to need it and not have it... Funny thing is I was gunna take it out earlier to make room for some trail trimming equipment, but decided to leave it in... Guess it's staying in there now.
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Unread 12-29-2011, 09:56 PM   #8
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I am one of the those Jeepers that never ever takes my hi-lift out. All I need to do is go wheeling and relize I forgot it. Keep it with you just like a fire extinguisher or your botttle jack.
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