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      02-16-2013, 10:17 PM   #16
GregW / Oregon
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Jack stand placement

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Originally Posted by biggynuts01 View Post
I am wondering how you are supposed to jack a car up (using adapters in the rectangular jack point) and then place the jack stand. Are you guys using the jack stand or jack in a location other than the jacking point? I know this sounds stupid but I dont want to risk jacking the car up on at point with insufficient reinforcement.
I've always found using the jack stands under the front suspension main connection point works well. That is a very strong area.

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2015 M4 Coupe - Silverstone/Sakhir/CF
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