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Old 11-09-2012, 09:39 AM
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Ramps front and rear: silly?

Does anybody use ramps both front and rear instead of jack stands? Is that a silly idea to do so?

My dilemma is to buy a set of 4 jack stands (do I need some kind of adapters to avoid damaging plastic jack points? Or where do you place the stands under an X3?) or buy another set of ramps...

I do realize that jack stands make more sense since I can have wheels off the ground.
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