Come on Tom. Read his comment and the way he said it to me. It was not
meant to help this guy but rather to put me down. Now, I agree, there are
better ways to do things I'm sure, but you yourself said it may have been a
one in a million chance. I venture to say jack stands fail at a higher
rate than that! If he wanted to talk to me in a civil manner, I have no
problem with that. But that attitude was uncalled for.
Sorry about that... but you said blocks of wood.
You can elaborate and say sturdy railroad ties sitting cross-grain if you
want... but you didnt.
You said use blocks of wood and be careful, you DIDNT say "but not blocks
of wood stacked"!
Since you have NO idea whether this guy has even jacked up a car before, i
say that's irresponsible.
I've been crawling under cars since the mid-fifties and have used
everything imaginable.. even BRICKS which is the WORST thing you
UNLESS YOU DO IT JUST RIGHT!
And did you notice I pointed out that even jackstands are dangerous if not
It's the same frickin' attitude I have alla time... live with it!
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