Welcome to Tesla Motors Club
Discuss Tesla's Model S, Model 3, Model X, Model Y, Cybertruck, Roadster and More.
Register

Jack for lifting Model X

jimmythefrack

Member
Oct 3, 2016
62
45
Summit, NJ
I have a replacement set of wheels to put on my X so I can have a summer/winter setup. The model X is the heaviest thing I've ever needed to lift in my driveway and I'm just wondering if the 3.5ton floor jack I have is up to the task or if I should purchase something beefier. I know the jack is not lifting the entire car and I've heard a good rule of thumb is for the jack to be rated for 3/4 of the vehicles total weight? Does this work or should I purchase a bigger jack? If I need a bigger jack what would you recommend?
 

About Us

Formed in 2006, Tesla Motors Club (TMC) was the first independent online Tesla community. Today it remains the largest and most dynamic community of Tesla enthusiasts. Learn more.

Do you value your experience at TMC? Consider becoming a Supporting Member of Tesla Motors Club. As a thank you for your contribution, you'll get nearly no ads in the Community and Groups sections. Additional perks are available depending on the level of contribution. Please visit the Account Upgrades page for more details.


SUPPORT TMC
Top