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    Looking at my motor once coilovers are on and as low as i want it ,I don't reckon the factory fitted jack will lift the car from the plastic jack points , so how do you guys get round this , special jacks or straight off the sill ?
     
     

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    Factory jack will get it off the ground then use a trolley jack off the sub frame rail that runs 18" further in to the middle of the car. DO NOT jack on the sill, it is just plastic.

    I have a low profile trolley jack for my M Sport
     
     

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    Cheers buddy I'm currently 50mm all round but going 90-100 all round hopefully and as it sit the factory jack only has 25mm room as it is
    Iv got 2 trolley jacks that go low just not sure if there low enough lol
     
     

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    i drive up onto a block of wood or brick to help get the jack under :P but im not as low as your planning on going.
     
     

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    I have a pair of scaffold planks and some breeze blocks as ramps, machine mart ramps are hopeless even with the extenders
     
     

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    I Use the factory jack on the front up a little then my low profile jack on the rear jacking point, a couple of lifts and both wheels are off the floor and going no where.
     
     

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    you can buy these off ebay
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    Quote Originally Posted by payno View Post
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    Fantastic idea,
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by M3 TIM View Post
    Fantastic idea,
    BMW Jacking Pad Tool Jack Pad Adapter To Avoid Sill Damage | eBay
     
     

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    Was just going to ask what that was . Seems we're there's a will there's a way .
     
     

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