Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 3 May 2016 23:20:45 PDT BLOX v1.01 Low Cost Way to Replace a Car Trim. http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Way-to-Replace-a-Car-Trim/
Low Cost Way to Replace a Car Trim. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/ILDJ/INMAY9K6/FITILDJINMAY9K6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/ILDJ/INMAY9K6/FITILDJINMAY9K6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/ILDJ/INMAY9K6/FITILDJINMAY9K6.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Years ago I lost the indoor trims for my car. Now I have decided to make a covering to hide the wiring I have placed that the old trims would have hidden. Read on for my very low cost diy solution. Cloth and glue. Black towel cloth and evostik glue are what I used to make the new coverings. ...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 13:42:42 PDT
LEGO Phone Car Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-Phone-Car-Mount/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 07:12:32 PDT
Replacing a starter solenoid (Honda Civic 1999, D15B engine). http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-a-Starter-Solenoid/
Replacing a starter solenoid (Honda Civic 1999, D15B engine). - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/CE2Z/INM7JTLU/F8VCE2ZINM7JTLU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/CE2Z/INM7JTLU/F8VCE2ZINM7JTLU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/CE2Z/INM7JTLU/F8VCE2ZINM7JTLU.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby My oem starter solenoid starter giving trouble as in the car refused to start! After doing servicing of the 17 year old solenoid I decided a new one is needed. The first step in replacing the solenoid is to disconnect the car battery. The tools needed are a Ratchet, short and long extensions, 10mm 1...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 15:02:10 PDT
Stirling Engine Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Stirling-Engine-Car/
Stirling Engine Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/FDEB/INKX2H0K/F6JFDEBINKX2H0K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/FDEB/INKX2H0K/F6JFDEBINKX2H0K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/FDEB/INKX2H0K/F6JFDEBINKX2H0K.SMALL.jpg tsnyder1197 This Instructable is a design for constructing a miniature wooden car that is powered by a Stirling engine. All of the materials that are required can be found at a variety of local hardware, department, or grocery stores. While the Stirling engine is not a very efficient method for powering a large...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 05:26:09 PDT
Wire Identification http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Identification/
Wire Identification - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/1P73/IMWBDA7O/FUN1P73IMWBDA7O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/1P73/IMWBDA7O/FUN1P73IMWBDA7O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/1P73/IMWBDA7O/FUN1P73IMWBDA7O.SMALL.jpg bfk I'm at the point in my car restoration where the wires have to be laid out. I purchased a harness a couple of years ago, but now the identifying marks are beginning to fade and very difficult to see.A 3D printer and label maker were the only items I needed to make identifying clips that are very, v...
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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 02:04:14 PDT
How to add a circuit to your car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Add-a-Circuit-to-Your-Car/
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Fri, 8 Apr 2016 05:05:58 PDT
Tester for the Weekend Mechanic http://www.instructables.com/id/Tester-for-the-Weekend-Mechanic/
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 06:23:43 PDT
Replacing the Timing Belt and Crankshaft seal (Honda Civic 1999, D15B engine). http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-the-Timing-Belt-and-Crankshaft-Seal/
Replacing the Timing Belt and Crankshaft seal (Honda Civic 1999, D15B engine). - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/LLYM/IM6LFRTS/FUSLLYMIM6LFRTS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/LLYM/IM6LFRTS/FUSLLYMIM6LFRTS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/LLYM/IM6LFRTS/FUSLLYMIM6LFRTS.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Again with an annoying oil leak at the base of my timing belt cover. I changed the camshaft seal but the leak remained. The remaining culprit is the Crankshaft seal so I went about to replace it and the Timing Belt. The first thing I did was to remove;1. The power steering pump and belt using a 12mm...
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Fri, 25 Mar 2016 11:32:20 PDT
Refreshing the seal on a Schrader valve. http://www.instructables.com/id/Refreshing-the-Seal-on-a-Schrader-Valve/
Refreshing the seal on a Schrader valve. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/DYFT/IM3QJ0VO/F86DYFTIM3QJ0VO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/DYFT/IM3QJ0VO/F86DYFTIM3QJ0VO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/DYFT/IM3QJ0VO/F86DYFTIM3QJ0VO.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby For 17 years my car air conditioning has worked great but on each valve when I removed the screw cap I would hear a brief hiss (more like a 'pffft'). Obviously there is some fugitive leaking going on but I don't want to change the valve yet. Here is how I did a simple and really low cost way to help...
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Wed, 23 Mar 2016 03:40:40 PDT
Replacing a camshaft seal (Honda Civic 1999, D15B). http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-a-Camshaft-Seal/
Replacing a camshaft seal (Honda Civic 1999, D15B). - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/ECF4/ILWJ660Q/F7FECF4ILWJ660Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/ECF4/ILWJ660Q/F7FECF4ILWJ660Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/ECF4/ILWJ660Q/F7FECF4ILWJ660Q.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby For you Honda Civic owners and DIYs, this instructable is for you! There is no need to remove the rocker arms assembly, set the engine to TDC, remove the timing belt completely or touch the crankshaft pulley! Read on for how to do it without hassle!I noticed oil on my alternator belt and a couple dr...
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Fri, 18 Mar 2016 10:17:07 PDT
How to Build a Fibreglass Sub Box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Fibreglass-Sub-Box/
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Thu, 17 Mar 2016 06:52:43 PDT
Mitsubishi Galant 97 headlight retrofit http://www.instructables.com/id/Mitsubishi-Galant-97-Headlight-Retrofit/
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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 06:44:21 PST
DIY: Immobilizer Hacking for Lost Keys or Swapped ECU http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Immobilizer-Hacking-for-Lost-Keys-or-Swapped-E/
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Mon, 7 Mar 2016 18:01:39 PST
MHI Turbo Rebuilding and Modifications http://www.instructables.com/id/MHI-Turbo-Rebuilding-and-Modifications/
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Tue, 1 Mar 2016 21:24:44 PST
How to Build Artificial Rain Gutters for your Truck Cap http://www.instructables.com/id/Artificial-Rain-Gutters-for-Roof-Racks-Without-Pow/
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Thu, 18 Feb 2016 22:26:42 PST
How to tint tail lights with adhesive vinyl. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tint-Tail-Lights-With-Adhesive-Vinyl/
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Tue, 16 Feb 2016 22:09:28 PST
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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
Bulb Seal Replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/LZIC/IJ8WXAZF/FHKLZICIJ8WXAZF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/LZIC/IJ8WXAZF/FHKLZICIJ8WXAZF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/LZIC/IJ8WXAZF/FHKLZICIJ8WXAZF.SMALL.jpg josh Working on my Wildernest again today and needed to replace the "bulb seal" around the roof line. This fancy seal keeps water from getting inside while you're driving around in the rain... Or just parked with the tent closed. Bulb Seal Is Expensive Yah. It's pretty pricy... That's what the fancy ...
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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/
EV Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/947G/IIAMD31O/FOQ947GIIAMD31O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/947G/IIAMD31O/FOQ947GIIAMD31O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/947G/IIAMD31O/FOQ947GIIAMD31O.SMALL.jpg rjkorn EV chargers are starting to show up everywhere. We had started an EV project at school and we considered to big commercial chargers but what about the DIIY'er? We made this simpler charger. The software interfaced with our card sytem so any community member could activate the charger with their ID ...
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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/
DIY Snowman | Stop Car Windows Steaming Up - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/7RP5/IHUWIY2Z/FPY7RP5IHUWIY2Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/7RP5/IHUWIY2Z/FPY7RP5IHUWIY2Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/7RP5/IHUWIY2Z/FPY7RP5IHUWIY2Z.SMALL.jpg vicesat I show you how to make a Snowman with a Sock, they stop Car Windows from Steaming up and low the interior Humidity. You can make to Gift someone you like, its Useful, Nice and Free. ;D Take a sock and cut like this Fill with litter sand Make one knot to close upside And a knot in the m...
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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/
DIY Puddle Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/DJJK/IHI1J9O6/FYSDJJKIHI1J9O6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/DJJK/IHI1J9O6/FYSDJJKIHI1J9O6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/DJJK/IHI1J9O6/FYSDJJKIHI1J9O6.SMALL.jpg skoko A nice,useful and cheap modification to your car :) What you need Get your self a car.Mine is 1999 Ford Fiesta MK4 stock model.You will need some basic tools Drill press Some screwdrivers to disassemble your car doors Eagle eye LED Lights http://img.banggood.com/images/upload/liangping/SK...i go...
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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...
By: Mjtrinihobby

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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/
Custom FG Falcon Mk1 Upper Grill Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/A4YM/IGQW8URS/F8DA4YMIGQW8URS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/A4YM/IGQW8URS/F8DA4YMIGQW8URS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/A4YM/IGQW8URS/F8DA4YMIGQW8URS.SMALL.jpg JimmySando88 A simple step by step guide for FG Falcon owners of how to make your own custom upper grill that replicates the FG-X Falcon grill with the offset XR badge using aftermarket honeycomb mesh & a genuine ford XR badge! Obtain The Required Parts Items you will need:• Beer.• An FG Falcon.• Honeycomb Me...
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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/
Back To The Future License Plate - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/MLVH/IG8BJD21/FZGMLVHIG8BJD21.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/MLVH/IG8BJD21/FZGMLVHIG8BJD21.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/MLVH/IG8BJD21/FZGMLVHIG8BJD21.SMALL.jpg dalegribble This is just a ridiculous way of showing everyone who looks at your car that you're a bttf fan. I was inspired by the contest to make something. Flux capacitor, self lacing kicks, hoverboad, great Scott! All of which are incredible instructables already. So here is my take on a little scrap and thi...
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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/
CB Antenna Truck-Box Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/LZOM/IFSHB7O6/FM8LZOMIFSHB7O6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/LZOM/IFSHB7O6/FM8LZOMIFSHB7O6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/LZOM/IFSHB7O6/FM8LZOMIFSHB7O6.SMALL.jpg R-o-b-e-r-t Rather than purchasing a mount that was already made for my CB antenna, I thought one I fabricated would be sturdier and more suited to my needs than a store bought one. The mount was constructed with things lying about my shop and a few purchased goods. That being said, use my Instructable as an id...
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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/
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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