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Trolley Jack Service - DIY?

Discussion in 'Home and Garden' started by BennyC, 30 Sep 2021.

  1. BennyC

    Capodecina

    Joined: 25 Sep 2006

    Posts: 13,992

    Evening All,

    I have a 1.5t trolley jack which is leaking from it's main cylinder/ram? It's identical to this but as the retailer involved (SGS) have been absolutely atrocious in delivering any form of customer service (it's still in warranty and been used only 3 times) I will just do it myself.

    Sealey have confirmed they have a spares kit available but I am unsure if I will need any specialist tools for this?

    Thanks in advance,

    BennyC
     
  2. SeatIbiza

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 21 Jan 2008

    Posts: 1,255

    Location: Cotswolds

  3. BennyC

    Capodecina

    Joined: 25 Sep 2006

    Posts: 13,992

    Thanks, I said above Sealey confirmed the have the spares I need.

    I'm just wondering whether I'll need any specialist tools.
     
  4. ALD

    Gangster

    Joined: 18 Oct 2002

    Posts: 411

    Location: Devon

    You will probably something large to unscrew the end of the ram. Apart from that should be simple with basic tools.
     
  5. pastymuncher

    Man of Honour

    Joined: 12 Jul 2005

    Posts: 19,407

    Location: Aberlour, NE Scotland

    You may need a pair of circlip pliers. You can get a set on Ebay for around £15 that are perfectly fine for using every now and then.