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Old 11-25-2014, 08:11 AM   #1
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Saw this portable engine lift on Craigslist, wondering if it is worth buying.

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not that good a deal if its a cheap on like harbor freight,i would just buy one from there at least you can get a warranty
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That looks like an older model. The one I have has all swiveling casters. Either way, they were probably made by the same chinese factory and I got mine at Autozone 2 years ago. Mine worked fine for the multiple engine pulls and sits in my garage just fine.
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I wanted the lift primarily to simply lift the 4.3L engine on the S10 to make replacing the driver side motor mount a little easier.... The guy said he would sell for $75....
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75 is better
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Looks EXACTLY like my dads. His has lasted at least 2 decades at this point.
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