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Old 11-05-2014, 09:59 AM   #1
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Ramp Recommendations

hi guys,

i am new to DIY. i purchased a thin plastic ramp.

i am hoping to get something with more lift for my 330xi so i can get under the car. something light and strong would be preferable.

any suggestions?
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Old 11-05-2014, 12:10 PM   #2
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I split the cost with my friend to buy a set of Rhino Ramps which cost max $40. We also got some wood from Home Depot to raise the car a bit more so the bumper clears the ramp. Of course always get the car onto the ramp with the help of someone else.
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Old 11-05-2014, 08:08 PM   #3
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I built some like these....

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Old 11-05-2014, 11:20 PM   #4
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Harbor Freight steel ramps. $40. More lift than Rhino or similar plastic ramps.
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