Originally Posted by trees
Remember the old days of bumper jacks? Talking about accidents looking for a place to happen!!! I was born very poor and apparently not very smart, so when I first got my 36 coupe (1960), I was working on something under the front end, I was laying on my back with a wrench in one hand and steadying the swaying bumper jack which was all the way up. Dumb and indestructible!!!!.
I had to sell my old dodge van 2 years ago. It had the good old bumper jack. They where best used as tire bead breakers. Grandpa taught me that one.