Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 8 Feb 2016 17:36:48 PST BLOX v1.01 New Legs and Brackets for Wildernest http://www.instructables.com/id/New-Legs-and-Brackets-for-Wildernest/
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 19:15:37 PST
DIY Snow Chains http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Snow-Chains/
DIY Snow Chains - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/C206/IKBFO839/FUVC206IKBFO839.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/C206/IKBFO839/FUVC206IKBFO839.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/C206/IKBFO839/FUVC206IKBFO839.SMALL.jpg bjkayani Few days ago my family and I planned a trip to the hilly areas of our country. In the winters, snow fall is pretty common in those areas. Although the spectacle of snow fall is very pleasing but the trouble it causes is of concern. One of the major trouble is driving in the snow. Snow driving can be...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 05:06:59 PST
How to fix cloudy headlights http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-Cloudy-Headlights/
How to fix cloudy headlights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/9M89/IK4AGLC4/F4C9M89IK4AGLC4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/9M89/IK4AGLC4/F4C9M89IK4AGLC4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/9M89/IK4AGLC4/F4C9M89IK4AGLC4.SMALL.jpg 32Tudor This instructable will walk you through refinishing your plastic headlight covers without learning how to buff plastics. Here we will use only sand paper and clear paint and achieve a renewed look to the plastic lenses on your car.You will need:1. a can of gloss clear paint2. 400 grit sandpaper3. 12...
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 17:32:24 PST
Design Sheet Metal Bumper for My Nissan Truck http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-Sheet-Metal-Bumper-for-My-Nissan-Truck/
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 05:33:17 PST
My Truck Bed / Camper http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Truck-Bed-Camper/
My Truck Bed / Camper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/56M3/IK2V06T5/FOI56M3IK2V06T5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/56M3/IK2V06T5/FOI56M3IK2V06T5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/56M3/IK2V06T5/FOI56M3IK2V06T5.SMALL.jpg bmitchell23 This is a platform I built so I could sleep in my truck and stow my gear underneath. Think about what you want. I started by thinking why I wanted to make my truck into a camper. I decided to split the storage area underneath into two halves. One side was for large storage (surfboards, snowboards...
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 19:37:43 PST
Remove Branding From Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-Branding-From-Your-Car/
Remove Branding From Your Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/EF5A/IJVRZIC4/F8TEF5AIJVRZIC4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/EF5A/IJVRZIC4/F8TEF5AIJVRZIC4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/EF5A/IJVRZIC4/F8TEF5AIJVRZIC4.SMALL.jpg J to the T I don't want this on my car!!!Also, Please vote for me for the "Before and After" contest! Thanks!!! This Isn't NASCAR In the automobile business companies mistakenly believe they can put their logos on anything we buy and we will proudly wear these billboards for free. They are wrong. Logos, ...
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 19:21:58 PST
How to Build a Wankel Engine (and How It Works) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Wankel-Engine-and-How-It-Works/
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 08:16:24 PST
1960 Ford F-100 Truck Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/1960-Ford-F-100-Truck-Restoration/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 06:14:22 PST
Replacing an Engine Mount. http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-an-Engine-Mount/
Replacing an Engine Mount. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/PUQN/IJEKMLHI/FE6PUQNIJEKMLHI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/PUQN/IJEKMLHI/FE6PUQNIJEKMLHI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/PUQN/IJEKMLHI/FE6PUQNIJEKMLHI.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby A couple months ago I replaced all the engine mounts on my Honda Civic 1999. http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-the-engi...During the replacement of my Timing belt, the main engine mount got busted when I torqued the nut on the rubber mount's bolt. The Honda manual called for 74Nm but the bol...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 09:02:18 PST
Chevy Colorado/GMC Canyon extended cab rear seat removal and cargo storage http://www.instructables.com/id/2015-Chevy-ColoradoGMC-Canyon-Extended-Cab-Rear-Se/
Chevy Colorado/GMC Canyon extended cab rear seat removal and cargo storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/CZL2/IJHJPD78/FCXCZL2IJHJPD78.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/CZL2/IJHJPD78/FCXCZL2IJHJPD78.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/CZL2/IJHJPD78/FCXCZL2IJHJPD78.SMALL.jpg psdhowto The rear seats in the second generation Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon Extended Cab are not useful for anyone over the age of 7. But it is great space for cargo. Unfortunately, GM did not offer a back seat delete option. But you can easily (very easily) remove the seats and even reinstall them in the...
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 19:00:15 PST
Keep People From Breaking Into Your Truck http://www.instructables.com/id/Keep-People-From-Breaking-Into-Your-Truck/
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 12:12:14 PST
Wildernest Saggy Cap Liner Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Wildernest-Saggy-Cap-Liner-Fix/
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 11:55:49 PST
How to make Zip Tie Snow Chains http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Zip-Tie-Snow-Chains/
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 17:16:24 PST
Bulb Seal Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Bulb-Seal-Replacement/
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 17:27:33 PST
Make Your Truck Cap Look Gnar (the Good Gnar) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Truck-Cap-Look-Gnar-the-Good-Gnar/
Make Your Truck Cap Look Gnar (the Good Gnar) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/WCQQ/IJ7WNIXB/FFQWCQQIJ7WNIXB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/WCQQ/IJ7WNIXB/FFQWCQQIJ7WNIXB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/WCQQ/IJ7WNIXB/FFQWCQQIJ7WNIXB.SMALL.jpg josh I bought this sweet Wildernest camper from a dude in flag on Craigslist. It needed a lot of work. (Still does) as I figure out how to repair stuff and put it back together, I'll share instructables on how to make your Wildernest (or other truck camper) looking awesome so you can camp with your famil...
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Sat, 9 Jan 2016 19:15:15 PST
Saab 9-5 & 9-3 Key Remote Battery Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Saab-9-5-9-3-Key-Remote-Battery-Replacement/
Saab 9-5 & 9-3 Key Remote Battery Replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/SUH1/IJ6CC4E3/FSGSUH1IJ6CC4E3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/SUH1/IJ6CC4E3/FSGSUH1IJ6CC4E3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/SUH1/IJ6CC4E3/FSGSUH1IJ6CC4E3.SMALL.jpg Wejde Have you received the message:"Remote control battery low, replace battery" in your SID? This tutorial will describe how to replace the battery in your Saab 9-5 (1998-2010) and Saab 9-3 (2000-2002) key remote.To do this you will need the following things: A new CR1632 battery A corkscrew/wine bottle...
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Sat, 9 Jan 2016 06:25:32 PST
DIY Van High Top http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Van-High-Top/
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 12:08:48 PST
EV Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/EV-Charger/
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Fri, 18 Dec 2015 05:57:27 PST
Foam Rebuild of Bumper http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-Rebuild-of-Bumper/
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 09:10:08 PST
Oil Change http://www.instructables.com/id/Oil-Change-1/
Oil Change - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/VUXS/II4WNMKI/F4FVUXSII4WNMKI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/VUXS/II4WNMKI/F4FVUXSII4WNMKI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/VUXS/II4WNMKI/F4FVUXSII4WNMKI.SMALL.jpg gbregin Time to complete: 30 min -1 hrTools needed: Socket wrench, car jack, jack stands, oil tray Parts/additional items: New oil, new oil filter, piece of cardboard (larger than oil tray),paper towels, empty container (can use oil container once you use all the oil) The vehicle used in the pictures is a 2...
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 05:30:49 PST
DIY Snowman | Stop Car Windows Steaming Up http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Snowman-Stop-Car-Windows-Steaming-Up/
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Mon, 7 Dec 2015 07:33:26 PST
Car Key mod with electronics http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Key-mod-with-electronics/
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Wed, 2 Dec 2015 14:54:10 PST
DIY Puddle Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Puddle-Lights/
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Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:58:59 PST
Replacing Fuel Injectors (Hyundai trajet) http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-Fuel-Injectors-Hyundai-trajet/
Replacing Fuel Injectors (Hyundai trajet) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/AJHE/IGY3L8R6/FYUAJHEIGY3L8R6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/AJHE/IGY3L8R6/FYUAJHEIGY3L8R6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/AJHE/IGY3L8R6/FYUAJHEIGY3L8R6.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Here is a 2000 manufactured vehicle that has lousy fuel economy. Changing the injectors will help improve this issue. Removing the Fuel Rail and oem injectors. The fuel rail is held by two 12mm bolts. The vacuum line to the fuel pressure regulator and the connectors to the injectors needs to be...
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Sat, 14 Nov 2015 14:04:40 PST
Servicing a starter motor (Honda Civic 1999, D15B Automatic). http://www.instructables.com/id/Servcing-a-starter-motor/
Servicing a starter motor (Honda Civic 1999, D15B Automatic). - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/2WM1/IGQW4EPH/FT52WM1IGQW4EPH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/2WM1/IGQW4EPH/FT52WM1IGQW4EPH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/2WM1/IGQW4EPH/FT52WM1IGQW4EPH.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby The 1999 manufactured direct drive starter motor in my car is getting old. My maintenance plan involves a 6 monthly service to clean and lubricate it's internal components. Read on for what I did! Removing the starter. First step is to disconnect the battery. Mine is a tiny lifepo4 battery that ...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 03:35:10 PST
Custom FG Falcon Mk1 Upper Grill Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-FG-Falcon-Mk1-Upper-Grill-Mod/
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 04:25:48 PST
Back To The Future License Plate http://www.instructables.com/id/Back-To-The-Future-License-Plate/
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Tue, 27 Oct 2015 09:54:58 PDT
Add Decorative Lights to Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Pimp-Your-Car-with-Lights/
Add Decorative Lights to Your Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/E839/IG6TVHUN/FCGE839IG6TVHUN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/E839/IG6TVHUN/FCGE839IG6TVHUN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/E839/IG6TVHUN/FCGE839IG6TVHUN.SMALL.jpg enelson8 I was driving through a parking lot at a local grocery store one evening when I stumbled across a car show. I saw some awesome under glow lights and was like, That looks legit to look at! But that I realized that they were only good to look at from the outside... They weren't of any use to the drive...
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Sun, 25 Oct 2015 19:40:55 PDT
CB Antenna Truck-Box Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/CB-Antenna-Truck-Box-Mount/
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Thu, 15 Oct 2015 15:31:54 PDT
Fix a Leaky Exhaust Pipe. http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-a-Leaky-Exhaust-Pipe/
Fix a Leaky Exhaust Pipe. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/46OM/IFOB8HZE/FPU46OMIFOB8HZE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/46OM/IFOB8HZE/FPU46OMIFOB8HZE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/46OM/IFOB8HZE/FPU46OMIFOB8HZE.SMALL.jpg MoTinkerGNome Goodday friends neighbors and automotive enthusiasts. I am in the possession of one 1992 Mazda Miata that has lived a relatively comfortable life during its 105k miles garaged every winter and relatively well maintained before it came into my possession. There have been some minor convenience issu...
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Mon, 12 Oct 2015 12:12:01 PDT
Replacing Fuel Injectors (Honda Civic 1999 D15B) http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-Fuel-Injectors-Honda-Civic-1999-D16Y7/
Replacing Fuel Injectors (Honda Civic 1999 D15B) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/RZ9U/IFJWNLHS/FBKRZ9UIFJWNLHS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/RZ9U/IFJWNLHS/FBKRZ9UIFJWNLHS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/RZ9U/IFJWNLHS/FBKRZ9UIFJWNLHS.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Since 1999 the fuel injectors have been in service however in the past year the car has been idling rough and all efforts to fix this has had little effect. Also, with the recent increase in gasoline prices locally I felt the time has come to put in new injectors.I used some extra steps apart from t...
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Sat, 10 Oct 2015 12:53:57 PDT
Muffler Splint http://www.instructables.com/id/Muffler-Splint/
Muffler Splint - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/79XH/IF7IQEQQ/F8J79XHIF7IQEQQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/79XH/IF7IQEQQ/F8J79XHIF7IQEQQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/79XH/IF7IQEQQ/F8J79XHIF7IQEQQ.SMALL.jpg jprussack How to secure a lose muffler with an aluminum can.It's Simple. In two steps you're car will go from scaring children to humming like an angel.Follow these steps or do a better job by using multiple cans to make a more sturdy splint. I'm three weeks in and the splint is holding up beautifully.Here'...
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Thu, 1 Oct 2015 16:10:56 PDT
Tire Pressure Sensor Bypass http://www.instructables.com/id/Tire-Pressure-Sensor-Bypass/
Tire Pressure Sensor Bypass - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/SQIE/IF4N7JV1/F5ESQIEIF4N7JV1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/SQIE/IF4N7JV1/F5ESQIEIF4N7JV1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/SQIE/IF4N7JV1/F5ESQIEIF4N7JV1.SMALL.jpg Lostfisher1 Most new cars have those pesky tire pressure sensor monitors built into the tire. They can be a real pain with the dash lights constantly coming on letting you know that you tire pressure is low. This bypass is helpful for anyone with a bad spring in the sensor itself or with someone who changes the...
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Mon, 28 Sep 2015 18:54:14 PDT
Miata Hardtop Rolling Rack that Stowes in the Trunk http://www.instructables.com/id/Miata-Hardtop-Rolling-Rack-that-Stowes-in-the-Trun/
Miata Hardtop Rolling Rack that Stowes in the Trunk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/H929/IF0XUXE1/F5DH929IF0XUXE1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/H929/IF0XUXE1/F5DH929IF0XUXE1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/H929/IF0XUXE1/F5DH929IF0XUXE1.SMALL.jpg lcrookston What is that old saying? Necessity is the mother of invention? Not that I would be so bold as to take credit for this rolling rack design, but I did modify it to fit in my trunk. So maybe necessity was the mother of adaptation this time.I recently moved into my very own apartment, which is great,...
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Sat, 26 Sep 2015 08:09:41 PDT
Ford Ranger Chrome Shifter http://www.instructables.com/id/Ford-Ranger-Chrome-Shifter/
Ford Ranger Chrome Shifter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/JUR2/IEY3F7SG/F4OJUR2IEY3F7SG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/JUR2/IEY3F7SG/F4OJUR2IEY3F7SG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/JUR2/IEY3F7SG/F4OJUR2IEY3F7SG.SMALL.jpg silvertank Let's face it, Ford made a terrible shifter for the Ranger. Unless you were fortunate enough to purchase an FX-4 edition Ranger, you got stuck with a terrible shift arm. It is big, heavy and lacks any feedback required for smooth shifting. But there is a way to fix the problem and make the inside of...
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Fri, 25 Sep 2015 11:08:52 PDT
A Quick Car Dent Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Quick-Car-Dent-Fix/
A Quick Car Dent Fix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/U7UA/IEUB5YGI/F8UU7UAIEUB5YGI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/U7UA/IEUB5YGI/F8UU7UAIEUB5YGI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/U7UA/IEUB5YGI/F8UU7UAIEUB5YGI.SMALL.jpg TX_Engineer Have you ever been involved in a small fender bender? (This instructable project relates to vehicles with partial plastic bumpers. All vehicles vary with make, model, and year.)Unfortunately, when I was at the local grocery store and when I returned to my car in the parking lot after shopping. I fou...
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Mon, 21 Sep 2015 18:38:13 PDT
Van Turned Dorm Room, Complete With Bed and Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Van-Turned-Dorm-Room/
Van Turned Dorm Room, Complete With Bed and Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/Z3HZ/IJBTZPO4/FYXZ3HZIJBTZPO4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/Z3HZ/IJBTZPO4/FYXZ3HZIJBTZPO4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/Z3HZ/IJBTZPO4/FYXZ3HZIJBTZPO4.SMALL.jpg IngrownSplinter My younger sister came to me with an exciting proposition, Turn her newly acquired Chevy Astro into her new home! She was an easy client, all she requested was a bed, a place to sit with her computer, storage, and lastly she wanted to help. Oh and she had a budget of $200, ok great, lets get started...
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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 14:00:53 PDT
hardwire a dashcam, cheap and quick - Vauxhall zafira http://www.instructables.com/id/hardwire-a-dashcam-cheap-and-quick-Vauxhall-zafira/
hardwire a dashcam, cheap and quick - Vauxhall zafira - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/KKTM/IEQXTCGK/FLQKKTMIEQXTCGK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/KKTM/IEQXTCGK/FLQKKTMIEQXTCGK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/KKTM/IEQXTCGK/FLQKKTMIEQXTCGK.SMALL.jpg MRBENN I found a dash cam for sale in BP station for £15 pounds. I couldn't resist and knew if want it hardwired in to the ignition. also brought an extension socket from poundland. have a play with the dash cam before you install it, fully get to grips with the menu and get all the settings right followin...
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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 06:37:11 PDT
Turn Your Android Tablet Into a Car Head Unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Your-Android-Tablet-Into-a-Car-Head-Unit/
Turn Your Android Tablet Into a Car Head Unit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/DG66/IEOP6YKM/FY3DG66IEOP6YKM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/DG66/IEOP6YKM/FY3DG66IEOP6YKM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/DG66/IEOP6YKM/FY3DG66IEOP6YKM.SMALL.jpg danjiel I recently finished integrating a docking system in my 2005 Subaru Baja for my Asus Nexus 7 (2013). Here's a write-up about my project with some pictures and a parts list for anyone looking to do something similar.A standard car radio is fine, but what if you want more functionality out of the space...
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Fri, 18 Sep 2015 07:12:57 PDT
Headlight LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Headlight-LED/
Headlight LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/FL64/IEOP1NQA/F15FL64IEOP1NQA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/FL64/IEOP1NQA/F15FL64IEOP1NQA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/FL64/IEOP1NQA/F15FL64IEOP1NQA.SMALL.jpg savan28 LED Headlight Hi guys,This is my first instructable. Sorry for any mistakes that may be done by me.In this instructable, I am going to show how to install LED strip in your headlight.It is quite simple and requires some electronic skills.The project is quite inexpensive and the materials used can be...
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Fri, 18 Sep 2015 06:46:43 PDT
How to Plasti Dip Car Rims http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Plasti-Dip-Car-Rims/
How to Plasti Dip Car Rims - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/MH15/IEKJ6SBT/F9DMH15IEKJ6SBT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/MH15/IEKJ6SBT/F9DMH15IEKJ6SBT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/MH15/IEKJ6SBT/F9DMH15IEKJ6SBT.SMALL.jpg AnthVale Throughout this Instructable I will show you how I Plasti Dipped my rims on my Subaru Forester. Plasti Dipping is an easy way to sharpen up the appearance of your rims while protecting them at the same time. If your rims are already rusted and weathered like mine were, then this will make them look ...
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Tue, 15 Sep 2015 11:18:19 PDT
Easy driveway car shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-driveway-car-shield/
Easy driveway car shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/1ZVD/IEIUF2TV/F6K1ZVDIEIUF2TV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/1ZVD/IEIUF2TV/F6K1ZVDIEIUF2TV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/1ZVD/IEIUF2TV/F6K1ZVDIEIUF2TV.SMALL.jpg Smaggy My mother and I brainstormed this idea last winter to deal with the oppressive heat the car gets during the summer sitting in the driveway, even with the windows open a crack. Nothing worse than hot seats, hot air and a hot steering wheel.I took a few photos while I was making it, but it never occur...
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Mon, 14 Sep 2015 14:06:57 PDT
Holistic Automotive Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Holistic-Automotive-Survival-Kit/
Holistic Automotive Survival Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/1EGD/IEGXRESZ/FXR1EGDIEGXRESZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/1EGD/IEGXRESZ/FXR1EGDIEGXRESZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/1EGD/IEGXRESZ/FXR1EGDIEGXRESZ.SMALL.jpg bjkayani I have been driving for some time now and I am not talking about a trip on the weekends or a 15 minute drive. I drive almost 3 hours daily, 7 days a week. I spend most of my day away from home and only thing I can rely on is my car. I need my car to have all the things I may need in any kind of situ...
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Sat, 12 Sep 2015 20:16:24 PDT
Cheap in-car bluetooth hands-free kit with music streaming (A2DP) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-in-car-bluetooth-hands-free-kit-with-music-s/
Cheap in-car bluetooth hands-free kit with music streaming (A2DP) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/CSB4/IEB8BA79/FQQCSB4IEB8BA79.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/CSB4/IEB8BA79/FQQCSB4IEB8BA79.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/CSB4/IEB8BA79/FQQCSB4IEB8BA79.SMALL.jpg mr-fix Optional bluetooth car kits can cost lots of $$$ at your dealers but there's a much cheaper way to have wireless hands-free kit in your vehicle that will also play music from your phone on your cars stereo system. This device supports A2DP so you can use it with Google Maps navigation, YouTube, VLC ...
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Thu, 10 Sep 2015 00:35:32 PDT
Engineering A 3 Wheel Vehicle Chassis http://www.instructables.com/id/Engineering-A-3-Wheel-Vehicle-Chassis/
Engineering A 3 Wheel Vehicle Chassis - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/7RVZ/IE7J7S8O/FQ47RVZIE7J7S8O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/7RVZ/IE7J7S8O/FQ47RVZIE7J7S8O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/7RVZ/IE7J7S8O/FQ47RVZIE7J7S8O.SMALL.jpg MechEngineerMike My university senior project was extremely ambitious. Over the course of a year (2011), myself and three other mechanical engineering students designed and fabricated a complete solar race car chassis including the frame, suspension, hubs, spindles, brakes, & steering. Its been almost 5 years now bu...
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 10:40:33 PDT
Enhanced Shopping Bag Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Enhanced-Shopping-Bag-Holder/
Enhanced Shopping Bag Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/EGFD/IE17US7V/F3PEGFDIE17US7V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/EGFD/IE17US7V/F3PEGFDIE17US7V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/EGFD/IE17US7V/F3PEGFDIE17US7V.SMALL.jpg Rehtori BACKGROUNDSeveral new cars do have a shopping bag hooks in the trunk - which is great! Unfortunately the implementation is quite often less than optimal. Hooks can be too small, the shape can be something that cuts the bags, hooks might be too high etc.Good news is that these shortcomings are easy t...
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Tue, 1 Sep 2015 04:17:00 PDT
In Car Trash Can http://www.instructables.com/id/In-Car-Trash-Can/
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 08:39:08 PDT
Tire Make Over http://www.instructables.com/id/Tire-Make-Over/
Tire Make Over - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/D312/IDYKDF30/FGAD312IDYKDF30.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/D312/IDYKDF30/FGAD312IDYKDF30.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/D312/IDYKDF30/FGAD312IDYKDF30.SMALL.jpg mbecks This instructable explains a very simple way to make old tires look just a bit newer. Up top is pictures of what the tires look like when done and what they looked like before. What You Need All you will need for this job is some cleaning supplies and a paint marker you can buy from most hardware...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 08:56:20 PDT
USBing your car http://www.instructables.com/id/USBing-your-car/
USBing your car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/7YKR/IDYPBBMG/FKL7YKRIDYPBBMG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/7YKR/IDYPBBMG/FKL7YKRIDYPBBMG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/7YKR/IDYPBBMG/FKL7YKRIDYPBBMG.SMALL.jpg Hack42Mack One of the problems of all those new gadgets in our cars is that they require power, and one of my pet peeves is how unreliable those classic 12V outlets can behave. Maybe because I drive those old beat-up cars, sue me.So I wanted a permanent connection.What I had was; a 12V to 5V USB converter, a b...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 19:36:23 PDT
The Trunk Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Trunk-Rack/
The Trunk Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/04II/IDWXOVGT/FVF04IIIDWXOVGT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/04II/IDWXOVGT/FVF04IIIDWXOVGT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/04II/IDWXOVGT/FVF04IIIDWXOVGT.SMALL.jpg sirshmoopy -The theory of staying organized in small cars-When space is limited, making efficient use of that space is crucial. When that space happens to be your car, and you happen to be the type of person that needs/uses/carries many different things, this can be deceivingly challenging. Cars don't promote ...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 05:54:14 PDT