Revitalizing a Jack

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My old stock jack that is a beast to crank. Is there a way to lube that baby up to get it cranking smoothly again?
 
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Absolutely. Phillips screwdriver, degreaser, wire brush. Grease her up again and you'll be good to go. 8)
 
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[quote author=ResidualBoulders link=board=1;threadid=7896;start=msg66662#msg66662 date=1069550828]
thanks fellas
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Let us know how it turns out. I'm thinking about doing the same with mine.
 
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I cleaned up one that was rusted /crapped up pretty badly. Spray painted it yellow and it looks and works as good as new. Easy 1 :banana: job.
 

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I'm looking at my jack, part number 03111-89101, from a '76 FJ55 and I don't see any screws, bolts or cotter pins that are holding this thing together. How did you get it apart ???. I've stripped and rebuilt an engine so I know how to handle tools but this looks like a sealed unit to me :(.
 
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Hmm. Must be one of those newfangled modern ones. :(
 

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