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use at your own risk. I have bought many tools from harbor freight and most of them end up getting returned. I know they have lifetime warranties, but you will spend a lot in gas driving to and from the store. Now I just save to wear on my truck and drive to sears or order from snap on. They cost more, but worth not having the intense aggravation of breaking a tool in the middle of a job. :cry:

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everything I ever got from harbor freight was garbage...chinese made trashy garbage...go with the MRP and do it right.

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I had one: it took up a lot of space in my garage, and didn't make tire changing any easier. Now I just use a 5-gallon bucket.

If you do get one, don't get the motorcycle attachment. I think that's only necessary for single sided swingarm bikes.

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use at your own risk. I have bought many tools from harbor freight and most of them end up getting returned. I know they have lifetime warranties, but you will spend a lot in gas driving to and from the store. Now I just save to wear on my truck and drive to sears or order from snap on. They cost more, but worth not having the intense aggravation of breaking a tool in the middle of a job. :cry:

If I had to order my stuff from t here I would agree but since it is about 10x closer to Harbor Freight than Sears the randomly needed tool from Harbor F. usually works just fine. Bought a decent 8 gallon portable air compressor and a 10" dual slide compound miter saw from there this weekend with 2 year warranties out the door for 250 bucks.

I haven't seen the tire changer yet in the retail area.

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I have one and it works fine. Wait and it goes on sale every 6 months or so. Easier than bending over a bucket. I have mine bolted to the floor. I have too many bikes to pay someone else and a bad enough back that I don't like spending that much time squating or bending.

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I have personally changed 14 car/truck/jeep tires on mine in the past year. Works just fine on steel car rims, for aluminum you would need some rim protectors. Have not tried the motorcycle attachment though.

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