Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 31 Jul 2016 02:44:30 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Paint Your Car Wheels in a Two Tone Finish http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Paint-Your-Car-Wheels-in-a-Two-Tone-Finish/
How to Paint Your Car Wheels in a Two Tone Finish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/BS2G/IQYT6IU5/FL4BS2GIQYT6IU5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/BS2G/IQYT6IU5/FL4BS2GIQYT6IU5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/BS2G/IQYT6IU5/FL4BS2GIQYT6IU5.SMALL.jpg speedkar9 Here's how to transform the look of your car by giving its wheels a two tone paint job. Before photos Here's what the wheel looks like before painting. Very old, dirty, with scratches, curb rash, dull finish and chipped up.Makes the vehicle look older than it is. Surface Preparation Start wit...
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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 20:10:16 PDT
A Scale Model Car Body from Trash http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Scale-Model-Car-Body-From-Trash/
A Scale Model Car Body from Trash - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/KPVP/IQYSZQYO/FD9KPVPIQYSZQYO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/KPVP/IQYSZQYO/FD9KPVPIQYSZQYO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/KPVP/IQYSZQYO/FD9KPVPIQYSZQYO.SMALL.jpg dosimeter In this instructable, I will show you how to make a scale model car using an old metal box that is otherwise destined to be thrown away. I will only go through the body panels for now (Not the chassis, interior or paint) since it would become pretty long otherwise. You may need to have a template sc...
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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 12:23:41 PDT
HeliCar - Making a Car From an Old Toy Helicopter http://www.instructables.com/id/HeliCar-Making-a-Car-From-an-Old-Toy-Helicopter/
HeliCar - Making a Car From an Old Toy Helicopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/KVKO/IQU17363/FSWKVKOIQU17363.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/KVKO/IQU17363/FSWKVKOIQU17363.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/KVKO/IQU17363/FSWKVKOIQU17363.SMALL.jpg dosimeter I had an old rc helicopter lying around in the house which had lost its balance sometime ago. It would wobble badly and then smash into a wall and then drop to the floor. The thing was really cheap and low quality. However, the propellers, the motors and all electronics were good and worked. If you ...
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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 18:58:06 PDT
Changing Your Brake Pads Yourself http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-Your-Brake-Pads-Yourself/
Changing Your Brake Pads Yourself - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/OK43/IQU15RPS/FPIOK43IQU15RPS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/OK43/IQU15RPS/FPIOK43IQU15RPS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/OK43/IQU15RPS/FPIOK43IQU15RPS.SMALL.jpg Kieffer899 Every pad (don't quote me on this) has a metal tab located around it that when the pad itself is worn down so much, it will actually rub against your rotor, emitting an awful squealing sound when you brake. Eventually, you'll hear the sound even when you are not braking. This is the true tell sign t...
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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 12:33:31 PDT
Honda Fit Bedliner http://www.instructables.com/id/Honda-Fit-Bedliner/
Honda Fit Bedliner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/6KI3/IQLIBBQ2/FJE6KI3IQLIBBQ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/6KI3/IQLIBBQ2/FJE6KI3IQLIBBQ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/6KI3/IQLIBBQ2/FJE6KI3IQLIBBQ2.SMALL.jpg BoilingLeadBath The OEM cargo bay floor in the Honda Fit is delicate, unlike this bed liner.The leaves that cover the rear seats fold back to allow those seats to be deployed. Also, the rear part of the bed liner folds forwards to allow access to the spare tire compartment. Designed with ribs under the rear part of...
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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 16:27:32 PDT
Steering wheel custom leather cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Steering-Wheel-Custom-Leather-Cover/
Steering wheel custom leather cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/F74B/IQ8SAZFO/FTNF74BIQ8SAZFO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/F74B/IQ8SAZFO/FTNF74BIQ8SAZFO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/F74B/IQ8SAZFO/FTNF74BIQ8SAZFO.SMALL.jpg rkorde For a long time, i wanted to install steering wheel cover as i like the feel of steering and the increased grip. Unfortunately, i was not able to get a cover fitting my steering as the thickness of the steering is rather large as compared to average size. Hence the covers available in the market wer...
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Mon, 4 Jul 2016 21:47:57 PDT
Car-top Roof Rack Tie Downs http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-top-Roof-Rack-Tie-Downs/
Car-top Roof Rack Tie Downs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/INRW/IQ6VBXJ5/FECINRWIQ6VBXJ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/INRW/IQ6VBXJ5/FECINRWIQ6VBXJ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/INRW/IQ6VBXJ5/FECINRWIQ6VBXJ5.SMALL.jpg notsosharp My car-top rack does not have any stable tie down rings. I wanted to secure my canoe, lumber and any number of other things, but wrapping a rope around the rack cross bar didn't do the job. The rack cross bar is made from extruded anodized aluminum and I was able to fashion tie down points with so...
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Sun, 3 Jul 2016 16:44:19 PDT
Auto Test Pen With Double Function http://www.instructables.com/id/Auto-Test-Pen-With-Double-Function/
Auto Test Pen With Double Function - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/O2KD/IQ6UN6VN/FFQO2KDIQ6UN6VN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/O2KD/IQ6UN6VN/FFQO2KDIQ6UN6VN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/O2KD/IQ6UN6VN/FFQO2KDIQ6UN6VN.SMALL.jpg ILYANOV Hello, friends.Today we are going to do here is a probe car. It has two functions, namely - a show contact with the car body, as well as the presence of a voltage of 12 volts.Detailed assembly and demonstration work can be seen on the video. We needSyringe 5 cubes;4 LR44 batteries;Two LEDs with...
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Sun, 3 Jul 2016 20:23:52 PDT
DIY LED Tail Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Tail-Lights/
DIY LED Tail Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/TN1F/IQ5F95SF/F0NTN1FIQ5F95SF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/TN1F/IQ5F95SF/F0NTN1FIQ5F95SF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/TN1F/IQ5F95SF/F0NTN1FIQ5F95SF.SMALL.jpg 1775 Hello and welcome to my Instructable!Today I wanted to cover LED Tail Light installation. The project vehicle is a 2000 Jeep Wrangler. For those of you who don't know, aftermarket Wrangler parts are ridiculously expensive. I wanted to find a good LED Tail Light replacement for the factory "box" shap...
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Sat, 2 Jul 2016 21:53:37 PDT
Converting a cabin light to led and voltmeter! http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-a-Cabin-Light-to-Led-and-Voltmeter/
Converting a cabin light to led and voltmeter! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/8DQ0/IQ6VGNV7/FMH8DQ0IQ6VGNV7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/8DQ0/IQ6VGNV7/FMH8DQ0IQ6VGNV7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/8DQ0/IQ6VGNV7/FMH8DQ0IQ6VGNV7.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby The cabin light in my wife's Hyundai trajet is super old school as in stupid incandescent lighting. I urged her to let me upgrade it with led lights. Upon seeing me get to work she suggested I put a voltmeter I have always wanted to install into her car. This instructable is dedicated to the new sen...
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Sat, 2 Jul 2016 19:58:07 PDT
DIY Reupholster Vehicle Door Panels http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Reupholster-Vehicle-Door-Panels/
DIY Reupholster Vehicle Door Panels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/WZ9H/IQ2O4VD3/FIKWZ9HIQ2O4VD3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/WZ9H/IQ2O4VD3/FIKWZ9HIQ2O4VD3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/WZ9H/IQ2O4VD3/FIKWZ9HIQ2O4VD3.SMALL.jpg 1775 Hi there! Thanks for checking out my Instructable!This Instructable is geared for those who are interested in restoring your old ratty vehicle door panels. I completed this project on an older 1981 Subaru. It is a simple technique that can easily be completed in a weekend and it will completely tran...
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 12:59:40 PDT
DIY Bed Lining Your Vehicle http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bed-Lining-Your-Vehicle/
DIY Bed Lining Your Vehicle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/TYOU/IQ2KD9XR/FJ7TYOUIQ2KD9XR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/TYOU/IQ2KD9XR/FJ7TYOUIQ2KD9XR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/TYOU/IQ2KD9XR/FJ7TYOUIQ2KD9XR.SMALL.jpg 1775 Hello. Thanks for making it to my second Instructable!In this Instructable I wanted to explain the process of spraying an entire vehicle in bed liner. This will probably interest those who like to take their vehicles offroad, or those who want to create a unique look for their ride. Bed liner create...
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 07:45:08 PDT
DIY Offroad Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Offroad-Lighting/
DIY Offroad Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/7VAP/IQ2KCJHV/FB47VAPIQ2KCJHV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/7VAP/IQ2KCJHV/FB47VAPIQ2KCJHV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/7VAP/IQ2KCJHV/FB47VAPIQ2KCJHV.SMALL.jpg 1775 Hello everyone. First of all, thanks for checking out my Instructable! I have been a long time lurker and have never contributed to the community. This is my first submission; that being said, I hope it inspires you to create something of your own.For this Instructable, my roommate and I were intere...
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 13:32:11 PDT
$25 Steel Roof Rack - No Welding http://www.instructables.com/id/25-No-Weld-Roof-Rack/
$25 Steel Roof Rack - No Welding - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/BEF0/IPZMQCX1/F0JBEF0IPZMQCX1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/BEF0/IPZMQCX1/F0JBEF0IPZMQCX1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/BEF0/IPZMQCX1/F0JBEF0IPZMQCX1.SMALL.jpg Herbsco Here I will walk you through my $25 weld-less roof rack.Build Story: I woodwork for a living and I was putting a lot of wear on my OEM Subaru Roof racks that are made from aluminum. One day I slightly overloaded the racks and took it over a speed bump and the racks were completely ruined. I looked o...
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 18:40:23 PDT
Side Window Sun Shades for Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Side-Window-Sun-Shades-for-Your-Car/
Side Window Sun Shades for Your Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/PBD6/IPLH8D5I/FS9PBD6IPLH8D5I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/PBD6/IPLH8D5I/FS9PBD6IPLH8D5I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/PBD6/IPLH8D5I/FS9PBD6IPLH8D5I.SMALL.jpg josh I wanna keep my car cool when I have to leave my car parked for long periods. It might look ghetto but man I can tell the difference right away when they're in. This is just a test I might make them more fancy in the future but these are great for privacy screens if you're camping or living the #van...
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 19:56:03 PDT
Motorcycle Luggage side-carrier http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorcycle-Luggage-Side-carrier/
Motorcycle Luggage side-carrier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/7FA0/IPK953I6/F7N7FA0IPK953I6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/7FA0/IPK953I6/F7N7FA0IPK953I6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/7FA0/IPK953I6/F7N7FA0IPK953I6.SMALL.jpg Phoenix.Van.De.Graaff Moment when you are travelling far or even have to carry your luggage a short distance away and all you have is a motorcycle, this comes in handy.Considering the cost of the panniers in the market, I found out how exorbitant their prices are as compared to my purpose.So I decided to make my own. A...
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 05:00:26 PDT
Handheld Transceiver (HT) car mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Handheld-Transceiver-HT-Car-Mount/
Handheld Transceiver (HT) car mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/DJ2S/IPCUH48N/FT5DJ2SIPCUH48N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/DJ2S/IPCUH48N/FT5DJ2SIPCUH48N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/DJ2S/IPCUH48N/FT5DJ2SIPCUH48N.SMALL.jpg dosman33 Handheld radios are fun to use, but ham radio gear costs a lot of money. Most people start with a handheld transceiver (HT) before they get larger and more power equipment. This will let you mount your HT in your car instead of having to use a mobile radio. Or, this can compliment a mobile radio by ...
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 00:03:23 PDT
Custom Rims http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-RC-Rims/
Custom Rims - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/65CE/IP2WQ6ZR/FKA65CEIP2WQ6ZR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/65CE/IP2WQ6ZR/FKA65CEIP2WQ6ZR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/65CE/IP2WQ6ZR/FKA65CEIP2WQ6ZR.SMALL.jpg lild305 These are 1:10 scale rims where I can exchange the inner design out with my 3D printed designs for my Traxxas truck. Not to worry the aluminum hubs were just for aesthetics. This build is for advanced 3D modelers and or Machinist. This concept I created was inspired from the two piece wheels that 1:...
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Mon, 6 Jun 2016 08:43:50 PDT
Installing Talking Reverse Sensors! http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-Talking-Reverse-Sensors/
Installing Talking Reverse Sensors! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/EMHY/IP45JYZA/FRYEMHYIP45JYZA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/EMHY/IP45JYZA/FRYEMHYIP45JYZA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/EMHY/IP45JYZA/FRYEMHYIP45JYZA.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Here is how I replaced a defective beep beep reverse sensor system with a talking type kit for my wife's car. The talking kit. I swear it should be illegal to install a beep beep reverse sensor system... It is pure crap. This talking kit I got for 39usd on Amazon.com. Tell me why in this day an...
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Sun, 5 Jun 2016 13:04:22 PDT
How to Build a Truck Bed Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Versatile-and-Adjustable-Truck-Bed-/
How to Build a Truck Bed Organizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/PF56/IP08WNUH/F2LPF56IP08WNUH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/PF56/IP08WNUH/F2LPF56IP08WNUH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/PF56/IP08WNUH/F2LPF56IP08WNUH.SMALL.jpg GeorgianBay Scott How to Build a Versatile and Adjustable Truck Bed OrganizerGotta truck? Who doesn't need a truck bed organizer or a storage system that keeps smaller items from rolling around in the bed of the truck and out of reach?I know there are numerous iterations of this build but none, that I have seen, meet...
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Sat, 4 Jun 2016 18:09:18 PDT
Painting Tacoma Grill Surround http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-Tacoma-Grill-Surround/
Painting Tacoma Grill Surround - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/EV76/IOUC17TT/FJYEV76IOUC17TT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/EV76/IOUC17TT/FJYEV76IOUC17TT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/EV76/IOUC17TT/FJYEV76IOUC17TT.SMALL.jpg warehouse32 So I've been wanting to do this for a while now, I watched some you tube, read some forum threads and figured I'd give it a shot! I did have some trouble finding a clear write up for what I wanted, so hopefully this is helpful to others who want to do the same thing! Feel free to give me some pointe...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 08:37:22 PDT
Replacing coil packs and spark plug wires for Hyundai Trajet 2000. http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-Coil-Packs-and-Spark-Plug-Wires/
Replacing coil packs and spark plug wires for Hyundai Trajet 2000. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/RKFO/IOUBTOLT/FUFRKFOIOUBTOLT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/RKFO/IOUBTOLT/FUFRKFOIOUBTOLT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/RKFO/IOUBTOLT/FUFRKFOIOUBTOLT.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Here is how I replaced the coil packs and spark plug wires in a Hyundai trajet 2000. Removing the oem coil packs and wires. There are two 10mm bolts per coil pack. The spark plug wires came off very easily. One coil pack actually disintegrated! Installing the new coil packs and spark plug wir...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 23:01:45 PDT
Replacing a Radiator Fan Motor! http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-a-Radiator-Fan-Motor/
Replacing a Radiator Fan Motor! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/8UYA/IOLP447B/FSM8UYAIOLP447B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/8UYA/IOLP447B/FSM8UYAIOLP447B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/8UYA/IOLP447B/FSM8UYAIOLP447B.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby As a proactive changeout, I'm replacing the 17 year old radiator fan motor in my Honda civic 1999. The new motor I got off Amazon.com. Removing the fan assembly. The upper radiator hose must be disconnected at the radiator or removed completely. The electrical connector need to be unclipped and...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 15:03:46 PDT
Installing Silicone Radiator Hoses! http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-Silicone-Radiator-Hoses/
Installing Silicone Radiator Hoses! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/GQHQ/IOLP3Z3K/FFZGQHQIOLP3Z3K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/GQHQ/IOLP3Z3K/FFZGQHQIOLP3Z3K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/GQHQ/IOLP3Z3K/FFZGQHQIOLP3Z3K.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby For the longest service life and best reliability, silicone radiator hoses are king. Here is how I installed these on my car. Removing the old rubber hoses. My old hoses use hose clamps to keep them in place. The rubber actually bonds a bit to the metal Coolant ports. Getting them off takes som...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 15:12:18 PDT
A 3D printed Automotive Switch Panel - Part 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/A-3D-Printed-Automotive-Switch-Panel-Part-2/
A 3D printed Automotive Switch Panel - Part 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/C446/IO6DZNRU/FT6C446IO6DZNRU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/C446/IO6DZNRU/FT6C446IO6DZNRU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/C446/IO6DZNRU/FT6C446IO6DZNRU.SMALL.jpg andymenon A few days ago I printed out an Automotive Switch Panel on my 3D Printer. This project was published in another instructable titled A 3D printed Automotive Switch Panel.With the switch panel ready, it was time to put it to good use.In this instructable, I will be replacing the existing switch box on...
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Sat, 14 May 2016 23:50:43 PDT
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/F9L/DEZC/IO0BKEUB/F9LDEZCIO0BKEUB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/DEZC/IO0BKEUB/F9LDEZCIO0BKEUB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/DEZC/IO0BKEUB/F9LDEZCIO0BKEUB.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/
LEGO Phone Car Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/AIAN/INM7JBXF/FTMAIANINM7JBXF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/AIAN/INM7JBXF/FTMAIANINM7JBXF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/AIAN/INM7JBXF/FTMAIANINM7JBXF.SMALL.jpg barrugo [At first place, sorry for the poor english or any error in text.]I have seen many other projects where people uses Lego to make a Phone Mount, but i think that i could make it on my way.I have a old phone that i don't use anymore, and i decide to use it only for GPS navigation in my car.People alwa...
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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/FXH/B7EI/IO0GDEDC/FXHB7EIIO0GDEDC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/B7EI/IO0GDEDC/FXHB7EIIO0GDEDC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/B7EI/IO0GDEDC/FXHB7EIIO0GDEDC.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/F5W/V4SV/IO1R2PYW/F5WV4SVIO1R2PYW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/V4SV/IO1R2PYW/F5WV4SVIO1R2PYW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/V4SV/IO1R2PYW/F5WV4SVIO1R2PYW.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/FK0/E46K/IO0GEA7C/FK0E46KIO0GEA7C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/E46K/IO0GEA7C/FK0E46KIO0GEA7C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/E46K/IO0GEA7C/FK0E46KIO0GEA7C.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/FBX/3BT1/IO0GE9JE/FBX3BT1IO0GE9JE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/3BT1/IO0GE9JE/FBX3BT1IO0GE9JE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/3BT1/IO0GE9JE/FBX3BT1IO0GE9JE.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/FKO/6ZLW/IO1R2S55/FKO6ZLWIO1R2S55.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/6ZLW/IO1R2S55/FKO6ZLWIO1R2S55.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/6ZLW/IO1R2S55/FKO6ZLWIO1R2S55.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