Here's How Much My Car Lift & Garage Cost + My Favorite Automotive Christmas Present.

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  • Published: 29 December 2017
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    This video will answer how much my lift and garage cost along with their specs and dimensions. I also show a really compact yet powerful battery jumper that I received for Christmas.



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Comments • 763

  • LegitStreetCars
    LegitStreetCars   1 years back

    Scotty Kilmer just made a video on the jumper. He seems to like it too!

    • psurphlis
      psurphlis  8 months back

      LegitStreetCars husqvarna 236 fuel lines

    • Robert Rockwell
      Robert Rockwell  11 months back

      Ster Fry have not met a tv star hollywood star sports star or news person who isn't arrogant and i have met plenty doing the job i used to do. can't understand why just because they are on tv - youtube or what ever we need to kiss their ass and i tell them i'm not kissing nobody's ass and to screw themselves. witch they all can do. thinking their better than everybody else just because of what they do. i figured scotty kilmer was like that just by the way he talks no surprise there.

    • Ster
      Ster  1 years back

      Robert Chase - well, there's a million more people to learn from without suffering his angst.

    • Robert Chase
      Robert Chase  1 years back

      Thank you for taking time to reply. I get it - personalities are very touchy. Ask my wife of 30 plus years. When working with her I know she thinks ( & says at times I am a Prick) taken that out of an equation her view and statements are much shorter view point then above ( I hope :o ) So I do thank you that I might not want to have him over with friends but to watch on a how to video we might. That it as long as we have our finger on the button to stop/delete. I have tried to make YouTube videos & to date not a good one yet. So my hat is off to those who do & well even. An put the work into that gets us to view, even better. Thank you Ster Fry

    • Ster
      Ster  1 years back

      Robert Chase - I met him at a car show once, he's not a good person. He's very arrogant. He talked tons of shit about other car shows and berated an Audi/vw tech for twenty minutes for being correct and making him look bad.

  • Larry Simmons
    Larry Simmons  3 weeks back

    40x40x15 with concrete, light, insulation, air compressor, with 10x40 office inside with bathroom. I spent 15k. That's a steal building, and it was a DIY project took me 3 months from start to finish

    • Luis Alvarado
      Luis Alvarado  3 weeks back

      What is the size of that garage and height as well??

      • MBmann
        MBmann  4 weeks back

        Thanks for letting us in on that info . I’m sure it seems personal . I live in a city also . Wish I had the room for a garage with a lifer

        • Mcauley man8
          Mcauley man8  4 weeks back

          I got a 28x40 build myself for 10k

          • brad1179
            brad1179  1 months back

            That was actually cheaper than I thought! Thank you for sharing, great video

            • Wmiusk1994 USA
              Wmiusk1994 USA  1 months back

              Damn. I got quoted 42k for a 720 sq ft garage that was only 15’ to the peak.

              • B. Von Schnauser
                B. Von Schnauser  1 months back

                A volt meter does not give you an indication of battery condition. You need a load tester for that.

                • Jesse Fritz
                  Jesse Fritz  1 months back

                  3100 for a lift really isn't that bad! I'd love one! I would use it for everything! Tire pressure is a little low... Pull it up on the lift to check.... Yes I would do that.

                  • Taha Quadri
                    Taha Quadri  2 months back

                    Hey, who’s your builder? I’m in the Chicago area as well and garage builders people keep limiting my roof options to 10 feet. Please and thank you

                    • frankie2234
                      frankie2234  2 months back

                      Nice tall garage.

                      • John Interlandi
                        John Interlandi  2 months back

                        Dont rub it in

                        • Mark Benoit
                          Mark Benoit  2 months back

                          600sf is so small! but alot better then what most people have, i dont understand why you dont see houses that are 70% garages. my dad built a few garages i helped , he did one back in 1990ish for about $6000 he contracted the concrete work and we did all the framing. it was about 1200 sf one 16"x 7" roll up door and one man door. we had 3 garages, one garage we had was built with wood he got from tearing down a barn. i work out of a airplane hanger now that i split with another guy $1250 a month for 2250 sf. that's 30k in two years! i cant afford land here but i think i could build my own shop for pretty cheap, i would not hire contractors or contract writers i would hire the guys that do actual work. i can run the job and do a lot of the work. another shop i had i did all the drywall and power from panel to welding plugs and hooking up a mill and lathe, when you don't have the money you learn how to do it your self i bought a book and it tells you all the codes and he guys at home depot gave me some help, so many you tube vids now too.

                          • Andrew Ortiz
                            Andrew Ortiz  2 months back

                            That garage would cost me 40 grand in Westchester NY. beautiful work place though

                            • James McClaren
                              James McClaren  2 months back

                              What is the TOTAL width? Could I fit it inside of 11feet wall to wall?

                              • Todd Curtis
                                Todd Curtis  3 months back

                                Holy hell... Waist of time and doesn't get to the point till half way through

                                • m782427 Waffen
                                  m782427 Waffen  3 months back

                                  Blah, blah, blah, blah, blah - Great presentation!!!

                                  • ima piledriver
                                    ima piledriver  3 months back

                                    if its a china one there dangerous.

                                    • Stan
                                      Stan  3 months back

                                      30x32 pole barn, 12’ walls, bit over 16’ to peak, 36” wainscoting with different color (added cost), scissor trusses on side with lift....$15,700 with 2 10x10 insulated doors and 36” man door.

                                      6” 4000 psi concrete with wire mesh, vapor barrier, and zip strips (for cracking) with 2 foot apron by doors and 3’ walkway down one side...$5200

                                      Spray foam 16x32 section then plywood over top...$1200

                                      50k btu LP gas heater and purchased 120g tank...$2200

                                      10k Asymmetrical Rotary Lift....purchased 2 years old at an auction...$1600 with tax and buyers premium

                                      Installed lift and 100a panel myself....free, except for $78 panel and breakers....wire and EMT was free as well

                                      Kaiser air dryer and IR 5hp compressor....brand new.....free

                                      Put up divider wall to separate insulated vs uninsulated section of building so I’m only heating the “working” half

                                      • Robert Johnson
                                        Robert Johnson  3 months back

                                        Cool garage I live in central Minnesota so I understand the cold. A heated shop/garage is huge almost imperative to keep stuff working. I built a 30 x 60 with 14 ft side walls but... I did it with one other guy and we are contractors but still a lot of work and took 2 years before I could afford concrete and another year to afford electric and then interior finish ie; insulation, poly, internal sheathing and painting etc. It never ends I saved a ton by doing the labor but it took I'm guessing 7 years before I could use it properly! So it's a crap shoot pay up front and use it right away or be cheap do the work yourself and wait many years? It's a double edge sword in my opinion:) I also put a cheaper 2 post automotive lift in, 11k lbs from chin but... works awesome for over 3 years so far, It lifts my 6.7 cummins dodge 3500 dually and no problems yet lol. After everything being finished I am guessing material costs for just the building- approximately 10k for shell (in 2006) 3,500k concrete (2008) not heated, electrical 2k (2009), interior finish with insulation, poly sheathing etc. 4k (2011), so... I am in the country $150 building permit no inspections in fact we don't have building codes except state electrical code crazy huh? Good luck to ya'll who want your own bad ass garage cuz it either costs a lot or... it's a shit ton of work. Did I mention it's a shit ton of work? Good luck ya'll

                                        • tekyguy
                                          tekyguy  3 months back

                                          Love the garage and the lift dude!

                                          • scott m
                                            scott m  3 months back

                                            2005-- 30x48 garage approximately $25-$30k built it myself stick built not a pole barn..was supposed to be 30x50 but the cement guy screwed me and only poured a 30x48 slab...lol... I told him that I will be bitching about that 2 feet for the rest of my life and here I am 14 years later complaining about it...lol It would have been cheaper but the price of lumber was doubled because of the hurricanes down south..

                                            • Joe L
                                              Joe L  3 months back

                                              That price wasn't that bad

                                              • Gladio Caelum
                                                Gladio Caelum  3 months back

                                                Thats bad to leave your suspension un compressed like that

                                                • Josh Roddy
                                                  Josh Roddy  3 months back

                                                  Hey quick question. I live in Chicago area as well and am looking to do something similar. What company installed and sold you the lift? Also who built your garage?

                                                  • William Giraldo
                                                    William Giraldo  3 months back

                                                    Alex who did your garage I’m in river grove I need a tall garage like that, I want to install a lift

                                                    • Dave Bailey
                                                      Dave Bailey  3 months back

                                                      I know that this video is over a year old but really enjoyed seeing your garage and also catching up on some of your older videos. My garage is not nearly as nice but it's still my favorite place to hang out. Just wished mine was heated. Looking forward to see what you'll be up to in the future.

                                                      • LegitStreetCars
                                                        LegitStreetCars   3 months back

                                                        Thanks Dave!! I have some plans for the garage for 2019 so stay tuned!

                                                    • Joshua Lee
                                                      Joshua Lee  3 months back

                                                      Hand built pole barn 100x70ft 14ft walls. Cost was $600 to buy the chainsaw and mill to chop down the trees and shape them up to putnup the posts.
                                                      $1700 in wiring, siding, insulation (mostly because winter wind sucks).

                                                      • Jacob Krell
                                                        Jacob Krell  4 months back

                                                        In process of building a 20x30x12 foot workshop. Concrete slab was $2200 and about 4-5 thousand for everything else. I am gonna be in this for about $7000 total.

                                                        • jen zydyk
                                                          jen zydyk  4 months back

                                                          Paint the walls

                                                          • William Gentile
                                                            William Gentile  4 months back

                                                            Very well done video! Like your easy going style and details. Enjoyed it enough to subscribe! Thanks for sharing.

                                                          • Bushwacker
                                                            Bushwacker  4 months back

                                                            I think you got a heck of a lot done for the $$$

                                                            • Paul Wyndham
                                                              Paul Wyndham  4 months back

                                                              Great video.
                                                              I built a garage in the backyard in Monroe, WA back in 2016. It was 24x36 with 16' walls. I opted for a pole building, but had full 2x6 walls and T1-11 style plywood siding. I didn't want metal walls. I paid 10K for the building supplies and the engineered drawings. It was another 1500 for all the permits (building and electric). I ended up having to pay someone $2000 to stand the posts up for me since the small ones were 6x8" and they all were taller than 20', with five feet underground backfilled with concrete. Took me 2 years to complete. I was working on cars in it as soon as the roof was on. Putting up the 16 foot wide by 14 foot high door was a little bit of a challenge. Just had that door and the man door. No other way in to the yard so another door would have been a waste.

                                                              I made the floor 6" thick everywhere except where the hoist went it was at least 8" there with lots of rebar. The 3000 psi concrete was $3500. I laid it myself with the help of a bunch of friends. But, let me put it this way, you weren't going to slip on the floor if it got wet.

                                                              I had a Bendpack asymmetrical lift for $2500 and installed it myself. The lift worked really nice. Hardest part was standing the posts up. Drilling the holes was pretty easy with a rented rotohammer. I installed some anchor pots in the floor so I could tie down the cars I did frame work on. I now moved and my new house doesn't really have a place for a shop. I am hoping to add on another bay with high walls to my two car garage so I can get another lift.

                                                              • don hin
                                                                don hin  4 months back

                                                                24k and they used OSB , should’ve used CDX

                                                                • Anand Saxena
                                                                  Anand Saxena  4 months back

                                                                  Ad ends at 3:30 .

                                                                  • bob m
                                                                    bob m  4 months back

                                                                    This has likely been stated but the reason your jumper works is because the battery is NOT DEAD 10.7 volts is almost the lowest it will work. it will not work with an actual dead battery.

                                                                    • johnny appleseed
                                                                      johnny appleseed  4 months back

                                                                      96x50 garage $40,000

                                                                      • Chris Finkbohner
                                                                        Chris Finkbohner  4 months back

                                                                        I've had the rustoleum epoxy floor on my garage for like 8 years now and it's perfectly perfect still. I think you didn't do something right.

                                                                        • Dull & Worn
                                                                          Dull & Worn  4 months back

                                                                          I'm not too far away, any chance you have the companies name that did this for you? 24k is seriously a good price for what they did for you.

                                                                          • greg wayne
                                                                            greg wayne  4 months back

                                                                            Awesome setup. I’ll be right over.


                                                                            P.S. Had the same experience with the Rustoleum Rock solid product. Base coat is fine but topcoat/sealer started yellowing at 18 mos. After 5 years it looks dingy/dirty all the time. Rustoleums’s response? Don’t open your garage...UV will damage. Nice.

                                                                            • Don Newland
                                                                              Don Newland  4 months back

                                                                              Get a new battery for the c43. Preferably a gel cell...

                                                                              • George Mcmillan
                                                                                George Mcmillan  4 months back

                                                                                I just had a new garage built, due to my old garage was destroyed by a tree. It was 27'x47 1/2, stick frame. New garage is 24x45, 3 course stem wall with 9' walls. That's 12' 9" to the inside peak. With new slab and building, installation included in price, box eave style, $16,300. Found a really good deal on a 10,000 lb lift used from my mechanic shop for $2500 insatalled. We have thw machanic for the vehicles post '75, because I don't work on things when I cant see the motor and have computers! I build custom street cars and trucks. Currently doing a resto mod on a '74 Plymouth Trailduster. ( looks like a Dodge Ramcharger). Nice garage though man. Good job!

                                                                                • Bass Addiction
                                                                                  Bass Addiction  4 months back

                                                                                  40'x60' barn with 12'walls 20' peak no center poles with insulation 12" thick foundation with rebar 2 12 foot garage doors 1 single entry door and one double door entry two windows for 15 Grand

                                                                                  • Bass Addiction
                                                                                    Bass Addiction  4 months back

                                                                                    +Jeff Goodpaster KCMO and it's a rural area zoned agricultural I know that's why I was so cheap

                                                                                  • Jeff Goodpaster
                                                                                    Jeff Goodpaster  4 months back

                                                                                    What city and state?

                                                                                • ken mcdougal
                                                                                  ken mcdougal  4 months back

                                                                                  I kick myself in the ass every day . I passed up a sweat garage/shop 10 years ago . It was an old fire station for 20.000

                                                                                  • James Walker
                                                                                    James Walker  4 months back

                                                                                    Buddy of mine Got a 2 story 4 car garage are 14k (no other options)

                                                                                    • George Spangler
                                                                                      George Spangler  4 months back

                                                                                      My garage is 38 x 48 I saved a lot building everything myself,,,,around 15,000 when I got it done,,,all my friends are envious of my man cave/ garage,,,,,I have 6 classic cars projects going on,,my passion is my classic cars

                                                                                      • Rodger VanAusdal
                                                                                        Rodger VanAusdal  4 months back

                                                                                        Did you consider a 4 post lift? Why or why not? I like that they are somewhat portable. I am planning my own garage project now. Thinking about a lift. My lot has a slight slope to it, they want mega dollars just for the foundation. I think 25k sounds great for what you got. I live here in Northern IL too. Way out west, no Chicago.

                                                                                        • François D
                                                                                          François D  4 months back

                                                                                          I like the zombie apocalypse part