subframe removal

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Asked by Nov 17, 2014 at 10:05 AM about the 1997 Chevrolet Malibu LS FWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have to take the subframe out of my car to fix my rack and pinion problem and I don't know how to hang the engine don't have a cherry picker engine jack or a engine support beam and im trying not to drop the engine on myself I have a floor jack under it with a few boards but I have to take the subframe off any help

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I would get the right tools for the job. Your safety is more important.

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do you know if the 2x4 on the floor jack will work I just have to get it down enough to work on the rack

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