Frequently Asked Questions Category Archive

Atlas Garage Pro 8000 Storage Lift

Choosing the Best 4-Post Lift for Your Needs

Spend five minutes reading this article and you will have a much better understanding as to what 4-post lift best suits your needs. Whether you buy the lift from us or a competitor, we want you to buy a lift that will more than do what you expect it to do! Our recommendations are based […]

Atlas OH9000 2-post lift

Choosing the Best 2-Post Lift for Your Needs

Spend five minutes reading this article and you will have a much better understanding as to what 2-post lift best suits your needs. Whether you buy the lift from us or a competitor, we want you to buy a lift that will “more than do” what you expect it to do! Our recommendations are based […]

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What’s the Best Hydraulic Oil for My Lift?

When considering hydraulic oil, a question we often receive is “which is better, AW32 or AW46?”  The short answer is that neither is better or worse.  Ultimately, there are several factors that must be considered to determine which is the better option for your lift and your shop. Oil is rated and identified by its […]

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FAQ: Wheel Balancer

Below are some of the wheel balancer questions we get asked at Greg Smith Equipment Sales: Q: What makes the wheel balancers at Greg Smith Equipment Sales better than the competitors? A: Greg Smith Equipment Sales is proud to be the exclusive dealer for the ATLAS product line in the USA. Tire Changers and wheel […]

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FAQ: Winch

Below are some of the winch questions we get asked at Greg Smith Equipment Sales: Q: Is my winch operating properly? A: Please refer to articles on Gregsmithequipment.com to better understand how your Atlas winch will perform in a variety of situations. If you do not understand the concepts presented in this article; please do […]

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FAQ: Tire Changer

Below are some of the tire changer questions we get asked at Greg Smith Equipment Sales: Q: What makes your tire changers better than the competitors? A: Greg Smith Equipment Sales is proud to be the exclusive dealer for the ATLAS product line in the USA. Tire Changers and wheel balancers may appear to be […]

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FAQ: Vehicle Lifts

Below are some of the questions we get asked about vehicle lifts at Greg Smith Equipment Sales: Q: What makes the lifts at Greg Smith Equipment Sales better than the competition? A: We have explained for the last several years that our Atlas and Direct Lifts were manufactured to the same exacting standards as some […]

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FAQ: General

We get a lot of questions at Greg Smith Equipment Sales – below, please find the answers to some of the general FAQs we recieve: Q: What forms of payment do you accept at Greg Smith Equipment? A: We accept most forms of credit card payment, checks, or bank wire transfers. We do not accept […]

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Top Shipping Questions from Greg Smith Equipment

Below are a few (not all) of the general questions we get regarding our shipping policies at Greg Smith Equipment Sales – please take a look and visit the site (gregsmithequipment.com) if you have more shipping questions: Q: Why don’t you offer free freight at Greg Smith Equipment Sales? A: If you believe in free […]

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Can an 8,000 LB. Lift Safely Lift 8,000 LBS.?

This question would appear to have a very simple answer: 8000 LB. However, that answer is not the COMPLETE answer. A two post lift has four arms (symmetric or asymmetric design) that are meant to be positioned under the correct lifting points of the vehicle. These four arms have an effective weight capacity of 2,000 […]