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Old 01-05-2008, 09:48 PM   #1
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Generic Hi-Lift question

So I ordered a cheap-o generic 48" HiLift from eBay, and FedEx brought it to me today. I opened the box and of course had to figure out how the thing works. My conclusion is: Is there no ratcheting down on these cheap ones? Only ratchet when lifting, then its all or nothing on bringing it back down? Did I get a messed up one? Thanks guys

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put wiehgt on it and it will ratchet down, no weight and it will slide down so its easy to slide it down adn get it out when there is no weight on it
stand on it and ratchet it down it wont slide

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OK, cool. Thanks. Now I need the Jeep outta the shop so I can find some way to mount this thing.
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