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I am going to live my Toyoya Land Cruiser Prado in my garage for 9 months and wish to put it on trestles. I have 4 3 ton trestles and 1 21/2 ton hydraulic jack on 4 wheels. My idea is to lift the car at the back putting the jack under the differential and then lower it on trestles under the rear axles. This done lift the car at front right, lower it on one trestle and finally lift the car at front left and lower it on the last trestle. Is this O.K. or I risk damaging the car?

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  • cweelo Feb 07, 2010

    Helpful because it rightly advises to lift frontv first!

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Hello. I think a better procedure would be to lift the front first and then lift the rear, that way there is less stress on the vehicle. When you lift the rear be sure the jack has room to move as the vehicle goes up. Please use all safety precautions.

Posted on Feb 06, 2010

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    BeninVa Feb 07, 2010

    I'm glad you liked my idea, good luck and thanks for the feedback.

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