Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:02:55 PST BLOX v1.01 How to Replace Brake Lines http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Replace-Brake-Lines/
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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:39:43 PST
Oil Filter Strainer http://www.instructables.com/id/Oil-Filter-Strainer/
Oil Filter Strainer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/J2TB/IZ6C0NHK/FPVJ2TBIZ6C0NHK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/J2TB/IZ6C0NHK/FPVJ2TBIZ6C0NHK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/J2TB/IZ6C0NHK/FPVJ2TBIZ6C0NHK.SMALL.jpg dguindon1 I like to change my oil at home, but I want to do it as eco-friendly and as safe as possible. I recycle contaminated oil containers, used oil, rags, and oil filters. The rags and filters are placed in a garbage bag and dropped off at the municipal hazardous waste facility. They need to be dropped of...
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 20:44:00 PST
How to Get Your Vehicle Unstuck in the Snow http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Get-Your-Vehicle-Unstuck-in-the-Snow/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 11:03:13 PST
Fixing a Slack Transmission Dipstick. http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-a-Slack-Transmission-Dipstick/
Fixing a Slack Transmission Dipstick. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/FCOC/IYV9BKJW/FKRFCOCIYV9BKJW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/FCOC/IYV9BKJW/FKRFCOCIYV9BKJW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/FCOC/IYV9BKJW/FKRFCOCIYV9BKJW.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby The dipstick for my car's transmission is so slack it jumps out of its place when I crank the engine. I don't want to lose the dipstick driving on bumpy roads and also I don't want contaminants to enter the transmission. Read on for how I fixed this issue. The filler material. I needed a means ...
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 05:46:22 PST
GyroCar http://www.instructables.com/id/GyroCar/
GyroCar - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/XDX7/IYOQNNX0/FEFXDX7IYOQNNX0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/XDX7/IYOQNNX0/FEFXDX7IYOQNNX0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/XDX7/IYOQNNX0/FEFXDX7IYOQNNX0.SMALL.jpg D art of science GyroCAR is our car that runs on a single wheel and is powered by gyroscopic forces.This gyrocar moves forward not due to precision but the small yellow wheel is directly touching the gyroscopic wheel and therefore the speed of the gyrocar CAN be controlled. Science behind GyroCar Things you wi...
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Sun, 5 Feb 2017 07:51:01 PST
Magnetic dishes for your creeper http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Dishes-for-Your-Creeper/
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Wed, 1 Feb 2017 23:10:57 PST
Cleanup Wind Screen Drain Channels of 2005 Toyota Allion (NZT240) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cleanup-Wind-Screen-Drain-Channels-of-2005-Toyota-/
Cleanup Wind Screen Drain Channels of 2005 Toyota Allion (NZT240) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/K5MY/IYNLMEF1/FTYK5MYIYNLMEF1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/K5MY/IYNLMEF1/FTYK5MYIYNLMEF1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/K5MY/IYNLMEF1/FTYK5MYIYNLMEF1.SMALL.jpg ajofkandy Toyota Allion is a JDM only sedan and also available in Asian countries as pre-owned vehicles. This instructable is about cleaning the windshield drain holes of the specific model T 240 (2002-2005). Dirty/blocked drain lines leave rain water to stagnate in the pot holes located at either sides of th...
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Thu, 2 Feb 2017 02:50:47 PST
Split Level Van http://www.instructables.com/id/Split-Level-Van/
Split Level Van - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/65XG/IYB2GV72/FNI65XGIYB2GV72.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/65XG/IYB2GV72/FNI65XGIYB2GV72.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/65XG/IYB2GV72/FNI65XGIYB2GV72.SMALL.jpg smurray2 I drive a commercial Mitsubishi Outlander Van and on a normal day I carry a large amount if equipment and tools. The problem is that with access from the side doors and the rear tailgate, there is the tendency to load lots of gear in, most of the equipment is in small boxes and they fall about and o...
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Thu, 26 Jan 2017 03:50:02 PST
Troubleshooting a Nonfunctional Windshield Wiper. http://www.instructables.com/id/Troubleshooting-a-Nonfunctional-Windshield-Wiper/
Troubleshooting a Nonfunctional Windshield Wiper. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/LVVB/IXUQGZVD/FDFLVVBIXUQGZVD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/LVVB/IXUQGZVD/FDFLVVBIXUQGZVD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/LVVB/IXUQGZVD/FDFLVVBIXUQGZVD.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby The rear windshield wiper on my wife's car stopped working. Time for troubleshooting! Fuse. The fuse box in the dashboard has a blown fuse for the wiper. This fuse blew for a reason and I will not replace until I have investigated the wiper. Removing the wiper. Using wd40 and a 12mm spanne...
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Sat, 14 Jan 2017 11:31:07 PST
Cleaning License Plate Lamps. http://www.instructables.com/id/Cleaning-License-Plate-Lamps/
Cleaning License Plate Lamps. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/QW3N/IXUQH5RX/FE8QW3NIXUQH5RX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/QW3N/IXUQH5RX/FE8QW3NIXUQH5RX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/QW3N/IXUQH5RX/FE8QW3NIXUQH5RX.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby This plate lamp looks terrible. It needs cleaning! Removal. Just 2 screws to be removed here. See the rust inside? Nasty. Cleaning. Using engine degreaser I cleaned the lens. Then I dried thoroughly. Now it's super clear! The culprit. Water ingress caused this led to rust. I replaced ...
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Sat, 14 Jan 2017 11:30:44 PST
Prevent frost inside your car http://www.instructables.com/id/Prevent-Frost-Inside-Your-Car/
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Thu, 12 Jan 2017 20:18:42 PST
How to replace trunk lift suppports http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Replace-Trunk-Lift-Suppports/
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Mon, 9 Jan 2017 16:16:02 PST
Clean and Realign Windscreen Washer http://www.instructables.com/id/Clean-and-Realign-Windscreen-Washer/
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 13:06:41 PST
Breather line for Hyundai trajet 2000 valve Cover. http://www.instructables.com/id/Breather-Line-for-Valve-Cover/
Breather line for Hyundai trajet 2000 valve Cover. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/NTN2/IXLA4PR5/FTINTN2IXLA4PR5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/NTN2/IXLA4PR5/FTINTN2IXLA4PR5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/NTN2/IXLA4PR5/FTINTN2IXLA4PR5.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Ever since I used a warm air intake in my wife's car, the valve cover I let breathe via an independent air filter. In my quest for improved fuel economy, which is dismal thus far, I want the valve cover breathing via the engine air filter as per the original Hyundai design. Here is how I modified th...
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Fri, 6 Jan 2017 05:50:53 PST
Creating a breather line for honda civic 1999 valve cover. http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-Breather-Line-for-My-Valve-Cover/
Creating a breather line for honda civic 1999 valve cover. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/48GL/IXGG1656/FUX48GLIXGG1656.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/48GL/IXGG1656/FUX48GLIXGG1656.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/48GL/IXGG1656/FUX48GLIXGG1656.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Ever since I used a warm air intake in my car, the valve cover I let breathe via an independent air filter. In my quest for improved fuel economy, which is damn amazing thus far, I want the valve cover breathing via the engine air filter as per the original honda design. Here is how I modified my sp...
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Thu, 5 Jan 2017 12:04:25 PST
65 Truck Modifications and Counting http://www.instructables.com/id/Truck-Modifications-and-Upgrades/
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Tue, 3 Jan 2017 18:01:26 PST
Top Up of R134a Refrigerant. http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-Quick-Top-Up-of-R134a-Refrigerant/
Top Up of R134a Refrigerant. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/HJ2J/IXAPWR3J/FO6HJ2JIXAPWR3J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/HJ2J/IXAPWR3J/FO6HJ2JIXAPWR3J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/HJ2J/IXAPWR3J/FO6HJ2JIXAPWR3J.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby The wife's car came back from the AC repair guy but the performance in cooling has been lackluster. Since only the compressor connections were removed to facilitate repair of the clutch, I tested for leaks at those 2 connections. It is critical to identify and repair leaks on all air conditioning sy...
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Fri, 30 Dec 2016 08:21:45 PST
How to make stainless exhaust! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Stainless-Exhaust/
How to make stainless exhaust! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/IPNT/IX6FLFMX/FI1IPNTIX6FLFMX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/IPNT/IX6FLFMX/FI1IPNTIX6FLFMX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/IPNT/IX6FLFMX/FI1IPNTIX6FLFMX.SMALL.jpg danbranxl only using the basics, learn how to fit exhaust tube the right way! mainly focusing on stainless The Tools! I like to use high quality tools when I work! as working with tube is a big part of my job i like something that is nice to use and will last me a long time. I try not to fall into the trap...
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Mon, 26 Dec 2016 14:57:39 PST
Renault Megane 05 Spark Plug and Coil Replacement! http://www.instructables.com/id/Renault-Megane-05-Spark-Plug-and-Coil-Replacement/
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 16:28:57 PST
Recharging my car's Lithium battery. http://www.instructables.com/id/Recharging-My-Car-Battery/
Recharging my car's Lithium battery. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/FAWT/IWWFJQ7G/FPCFAWTIWWFJQ7G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/FAWT/IWWFJQ7G/FPCFAWTIWWFJQ7G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/FAWT/IWWFJQ7G/FPCFAWTIWWFJQ7G.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Yes my car's SLI battery is tiny. It's a Lithium iron phosphate battery that I have in service since 2013. I decided to pull the battery and recharge then store it. I will put the replacement (or standby) battery as in the pic, into the car. Notice the condensation on the case. I store my lifepo4 ba...
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 03:04:53 PST
Regreasing a rear Wheel Bearing - honda civic 1999. http://www.instructables.com/id/Regreasing-a-Wheel-Bearing/
Regreasing a rear Wheel Bearing - honda civic 1999. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F55/QFH1/IWQV7FFT/F55QFH1IWQV7FFT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F55/QFH1/IWQV7FFT/F55QFH1IWQV7FFT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F55/QFH1/IWQV7FFT/F55QFH1IWQV7FFT.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby My car's rear wheel bearing made groaning noises on the highway. Upon visual inspection, I saw grease leaking out of it. I removed and cleaned it (sorry for those steps and pics being omitted), then got ready for putting fresh bearing grease into it. The hub and bearing. The inner race is made ...
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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 07:33:03 PST
Fixing a Car Battery Pole Clamp. http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-a-Car-Battery-Pole-Clamp/
Fixing a Car Battery Pole Clamp. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/7S6S/IWH3EHIX/FAE7S6SIWH3EHIX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/7S6S/IWH3EHIX/FAE7S6SIWH3EHIX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/7S6S/IWH3EHIX/FAE7S6SIWH3EHIX.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby My Wife's car battery positive pole is so slack it comes off by hand. As a result the voltage from the car's power system is pitifully low and this is causing the battery to sulfate.Here is how I fixed this crap. Cleaning! Using a brass wire brush I cleaned the pole and clamp. The filler! ...
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 18:42:20 PST
Permanent 12V Supply for Car Accessory http://www.instructables.com/id/Permanent-12V-Supply-for-Car-Accessory/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 05:14:57 PST
DIY Tire Chains http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tire-Chains/
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 22:01:28 PST
Fixing an annoying noise from my car's wheel. http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-an-Annoying-Noise-on-My-Cars-Wheel/
Fixing an annoying noise from my car's wheel. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/OTPD/IVO4PAB4/FEVOTPDIVO4PAB4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/OTPD/IVO4PAB4/FEVOTPDIVO4PAB4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/OTPD/IVO4PAB4/FEVOTPDIVO4PAB4.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby For the past month I have heard a resonant groaning noise from my rear wheel while driving on the highway. The noise stopped anytime I changed lanes but resumed right afterwards. I started on the left wheel and spun it but I really needed to get to the hub. The left hub. Spinning it freely and ...
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Fri, 25 Nov 2016 13:51:26 PST
Changing Your Oil http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-Your-Oil/
Changing Your Oil - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/87IW/IVO3YEDS/FLU87IWIVO3YEDS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/87IW/IVO3YEDS/FLU87IWIVO3YEDS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/87IW/IVO3YEDS/FLU87IWIVO3YEDS.SMALL.jpg JEFlatt53 This training presentation will provide an outline for doing a DIY oil change on your vehicle. Be sure to refer to your vehicle's owner's manual for specific information regarding your vehicle. Gathering The Materials A basic oil change will consist of replacing your oil and replacing the oil fil...
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Fri, 25 Nov 2016 08:37:42 PST
DIY Dual Cup Suction Lifter Temporary Car Roof Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dual-Cup-Suction-Lifter-Temporary-Car-Roof-Rac/
DIY Dual Cup Suction Lifter Temporary Car Roof Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/4W9D/IVO3CF4K/FUS4W9DIVO3CF4K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/4W9D/IVO3CF4K/FUS4W9DIVO3CF4K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/4W9D/IVO3CF4K/FUS4W9DIVO3CF4K.SMALL.jpg jainrk I often rent cars to travel long distances. There are time I need to carry big things on the top of my rental or my little 1993 Honda Civic. There are times I need to transport a piece of furniture from IKEA. The closest one is about 250 miles from where I live. I also have carried bundles of trims ...
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Sat, 19 Nov 2016 09:11:04 PST
Replace Ignition Assembly on a 2000 Honda Odyssey http://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-Ignition-Assembly-on-a-2000-Honda-Odyssey/
Replace Ignition Assembly on a 2000 Honda Odyssey - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/2LCT/IVHQLULU/FTC2LCTIVHQLULU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/2LCT/IVHQLULU/FTC2LCTIVHQLULU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/2LCT/IVHQLULU/FTC2LCTIVHQLULU.SMALL.jpg Le Corbeau The following instructable will help you replace the ignition assembly on a 2000 Honda Odyssey, a relatively old-school vehicle with last century's technology. Some caveats, however: Having diagnosed my problem to some part of the ignition assembly, I wasn't interested in diagnosing and just replaci...
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Tue, 15 Nov 2016 09:14:28 PST
How to make a Propeller Car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Propeller-Car/
How to make a Propeller Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/74ZQ/IVHQI8V3/FI474ZQIVHQI8V3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/74ZQ/IVHQI8V3/FI474ZQIVHQI8V3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/74ZQ/IVHQI8V3/FI474ZQIVHQI8V3.SMALL.jpg Mr innovative This is a propeller Car, it is very easy to make and propeller sound is very amazingLet see how to make this fast propeller car Watch the video first !! First of all have a look to Video, This video is all enough to know how to make this propeller carStep by step procedure is available in next s...
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 22:31:49 PST
$1 AUX Stereo Input Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/1-AUX-Stereo-Input-Hack/
$1 AUX Stereo Input Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/GTBL/IVHQH9JR/FZEGTBLIVHQH9JR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/GTBL/IVHQH9JR/FZEGTBLIVHQH9JR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/GTBL/IVHQH9JR/FZEGTBLIVHQH9JR.SMALL.jpg speedkar9 Here’s how to hack into your Honda Accord’s radio and add anauxiliary input.Two methods are presented here, the first hacks into theradio, which can be applied to all head units. The second method hacks into the external Honda accessory port, but requires that you have any Honda accessory attached t...
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 17:26:19 PST
5 Reasons Why a Keyless Remote Does Not Work http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Reasons-Why-a-Keyless-Remote-Does-Not-Work/
5 Reasons Why a Keyless Remote Does Not Work - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/UG1S/IVHQGJLF/F3FUG1SIVHQGJLF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/UG1S/IVHQGJLF/F3FUG1SIVHQGJLF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/UG1S/IVHQGJLF/F3FUG1SIVHQGJLF.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on the five different reasons as to why your keyless entry or key fob doesn’t work. This video is based on the reasons as to why the key fob or keyless entry doesn’t work completely as in operating the lock, unlock, panic, trunk and door features all together. If only one button doesn...
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 10:03:06 PST
How to Wash an Engine Bay http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Wash-an-Engine-Bay/
How to Wash an Engine Bay - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/8OF4/IVHQGH30/F2J8OF4IVHQGH30.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/8OF4/IVHQGH30/F2J8OF4IVHQGH30.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/8OF4/IVHQGH30/F2J8OF4IVHQGH30.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on how to wash dirt, grease, or grim away from your engine bay. Make sure your engine is cool when doing this procedure. This is the same procedure used by vehicle dealership and many detailers. Many people do not realize but your engine is always exposed to moisture or water, especia...
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 09:32:35 PST
10 Things That Can Damage Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Things-That-Can-Damage-Paint/
10 Things That Can Damage Paint - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F62/ON1N/IVCVVIGC/F62ON1NIVCVVIGC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F62/ON1N/IVCVVIGC/F62ON1NIVCVVIGC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F62/ON1N/IVCVVIGC/F62ON1NIVCVVIGC.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on the ten different things that can damage paint. The items listed are the more commonly things found in daily usage and it certainly isn’t limited to this list. With any of the possibly risks it’s best to wash your vehicle on a frequent schedule, along with providing some form of pr...
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Sun, 13 Nov 2016 17:36:10 PST
Vacuum bleeding brake lines - the one man job. (Hyundai trajet 2000) http://www.instructables.com/id/Vacuum-Bleeding-Brake-Lines-the-One-Man-Job/
Vacuum bleeding brake lines - the one man job. (Hyundai trajet 2000) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/V5MP/IVA52RI5/F4GV5MPIVA52RI5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/V5MP/IVA52RI5/F4GV5MPIVA52RI5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/V5MP/IVA52RI5/F4GV5MPIVA52RI5.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Time for my wife's car to get the brake lines vacuum bled. I used my diy vacuum liquid extractor for this job. The only other tools needed are a 10mm Spanner and a tire jack. Just myself performed this job without having the engine on or removing wheels. This procedure took half hour to complete. Fo...
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Sun, 13 Nov 2016 22:07:09 PST
Change a Valve Stem in a Tubeless Tire. http://www.instructables.com/id/Change-a-Valve-Stem-in-a-Tubeless-Tire/
Change a Valve Stem in a Tubeless Tire. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F82/5HFU/IVCVUUIF/F825HFUIVCVUUIF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F82/5HFU/IVCVUUIF/F825HFUIVCVUUIF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F82/5HFU/IVCVUUIF/F825HFUIVCVUUIF.SMALL.jpg hobby king Sometimes a valve stem can start leaking because it gets weather cracked or bent until broken. Test this by inflating the tire and wiggling the stem while spraying soapy water on it, if it leaks from anywhere but the fill hole it is bad. If only the fill hole leaks then this Instructable is not for ...
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Sun, 13 Nov 2016 12:43:43 PST
Home made car with camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Made-Car-With-Camera/
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Sun, 13 Nov 2016 05:28:34 PST
Replacing an engine starter! (Hyundai trajet 2000) - 300th instructable! http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-an-Engine-Starter/
Replacing an engine starter! (Hyundai trajet 2000) - 300th instructable! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/8IA7/IVA4WKCK/FVJ8IA7IVA4WKCK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/8IA7/IVA4WKCK/FVJ8IA7IVA4WKCK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/8IA7/IVA4WKCK/FVJ8IA7IVA4WKCK.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby The wife's car recently tends to grind when it starts. I'm thinking the bendix gear on the starter motor must be worn. I got a used starter from a junk yard and here is how I went about replacing the starter. The tools needed:-Ratchet with extensions. -sockets 10mm, 12mm, 14mm.-spanner 10mm.-can of ...
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Sat, 12 Nov 2016 21:17:08 PST
Sway Bar End Link Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Sway-Bar-End-Link-Replacement/
Sway Bar End Link Replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/PPTZ/IV0ANI77/FILPPTZIV0ANI77.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/PPTZ/IV0ANI77/FILPPTZIV0ANI77.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/PPTZ/IV0ANI77/FILPPTZIV0ANI77.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on how to replace a sway bar link. Normally the bushings will wear out over time, but in this scenario the center bolt broke. In the situation the center bolt broke on the other side, therefore both are being replaced. In the case that the bushings wear out, then you would hear a clun...
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Fri, 4 Nov 2016 09:37:37 PDT
Maker Auto http://www.instructables.com/id/Maker-Auto/
Maker Auto - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/WM24/IV0ALC0H/FP4WM24IV0ALC0H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/WM24/IV0ALC0H/FP4WM24IV0ALC0H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/WM24/IV0ALC0H/FP4WM24IV0ALC0H.SMALL.jpg CobyUnger The Maker Auto is a mobile maker space lab based in Mumbai India. The goal of the project is to bring the tools, equipment, and most importantly, the inspiration of the maker movement to a larger section of Mumbai's population. The auto is fully equipped with four folding tables and 16 tool boxes fi...
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Thu, 3 Nov 2016 20:38:12 PDT
How to Safely Change a Tire http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Safely-Change-a-Tire/
How to Safely Change a Tire - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/J2M2/IV0ABGQK/FNHJ2M2IV0ABGQK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/J2M2/IV0ABGQK/FNHJ2M2IV0ABGQK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/J2M2/IV0ABGQK/FNHJ2M2IV0ABGQK.SMALL.jpg RudkinTeam3 Our intended audience consists of all individuals who do not know how to change a tire such as new drivers, hipsters, millennials, city dwellers, and other people who are unlikely to know how to change their own tire but want or need the knowledge. Specifically, we intend to write this instruction s...
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Thu, 3 Nov 2016 13:42:37 PDT
How to Repair Damaged Rubber Coated Trim http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-Damaged-Rubber-Coated-Trim/
How to Repair Damaged Rubber Coated Trim - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/ET8Z/IV0ACFPF/FJHET8ZIV0ACFPF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/ET8Z/IV0ACFPF/FJHET8ZIV0ACFPF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/ET8Z/IV0ACFPF/FJHET8ZIV0ACFPF.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on how to refinish rubber coated pealing or cracking trim on your vehicle cheap without actually replacing the trim. Over time the sun will dry out this trim and can make it look very unsightly. New trim can be somewhat expensive to buy depending on your manufacture and even just the ...
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Wed, 2 Nov 2016 10:41:57 PDT
Car Door Handle Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Door-Handle-Repair/
Car Door Handle Repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/UPKS/IV0A5G3V/F47UPKSIV0A5G3V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/UPKS/IV0A5G3V/F47UPKSIV0A5G3V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/UPKS/IV0A5G3V/F47UPKSIV0A5G3V.SMALL.jpg Sgnips Hello againToday i would like to share something not common for me as i'm putting hands on my car.Last week i left it parked in Milan for a few hours while visiting one of the stores i work on and found a nice surprise when i came backSomeone literally pulled it off from the car, maybe trying to ope...
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Wed, 2 Nov 2016 04:38:21 PDT
Transmission Fluid Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Transmission-Fluid-Replacement/
Transmission Fluid Replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/KRN5/IUYD42HY/FCHKRN5IUYD42HY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/KRN5/IUYD42HY/FCHKRN5IUYD42HY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/KRN5/IUYD42HY/FCHKRN5IUYD42HY.SMALL.jpg speedkar9 Here's how to change the automatic transmission fluid in a Toyota or Lexus with no dipstick. Toyota claims the transmission in its modern cars is a sealed unit, and the fluid inside is good for the lifetime of the vehicle. However, transmission fluid does wear out overtime, and if you want to prolon...
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Mon, 31 Oct 2016 18:02:43 PDT
Remote Garage Opener to Chevrolet Equinox http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Garage-Opener-to-Chevrolet-Equinox/
Remote Garage Opener to Chevrolet Equinox - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/MEAD/IUSM0L1H/F6AMEADIUSM0L1H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/MEAD/IUSM0L1H/F6AMEADIUSM0L1H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/MEAD/IUSM0L1H/F6AMEADIUSM0L1H.SMALL.jpg francishabel This how a integrated my Remote Garage Opener in my 2010 Chevrolet Equinox. Really easy and very fun to do. Be applicalbe to any car ... Soldering Found with multimeter the right connectors to momentary switch Drill Drill hole on the side for wires. Close box and plug the momentary switch. Tes...
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Mon, 31 Oct 2016 09:02:34 PDT
Vacuum Extraction of Transmission Oil! - Hyundai trajet 2000. http://www.instructables.com/id/Vacuum-Extraction-of-Transmission-Oil-1/
Vacuum Extraction of Transmission Oil! - Hyundai trajet 2000. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/ZNU0/IUSLVNDZ/FRBZNU0IUSLVNDZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/ZNU0/IUSLVNDZ/FRBZNU0IUSLVNDZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/ZNU0/IUSLVNDZ/FRBZNU0IUSLVNDZ.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby OK it's time for my wife's car to have the transmission oil and filter replaced. My diy vacuum extractor, 4 quarts of atf oil and the filter are needed to do this job. Read on for how I did this in less than half hour! Preparing for extraction. With my diy extractor in place, I removed the dips...
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Sat, 29 Oct 2016 09:00:33 PDT
Replace a Burned Out Automotive Bulb With an LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-a-Burned-Out-Automotive-Bulb-With-an-LED/
Replace a Burned Out Automotive Bulb With an LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/AYOV/IUSLRX4O/FCFAYOVIUSLRX4O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/AYOV/IUSLRX4O/FCFAYOVIUSLRX4O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/AYOV/IUSLRX4O/FCFAYOVIUSLRX4O.SMALL.jpg tdragger I recently bought a high mileage 2004 Dodge Ram pickup truck and in addition to swapping out the old and nasty headlights I decided to also replace the standard dashboard light bulbs, many of which had burned out, with LEDs. Most of the lights could be swapped easily, using direct replacement parts ...
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Sat, 29 Oct 2016 08:12:38 PDT
Installing Halo Headlights on a 2004 Dodge Ram Pickup http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-Halo-Headlights-on-a-2004-Dodge-Ram-Pic/
Installing Halo Headlights on a 2004 Dodge Ram Pickup - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/19QX/IUSLPHU1/FVK19QXIUSLPHU1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/19QX/IUSLPHU1/FVK19QXIUSLPHU1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/19QX/IUSLPHU1/FVK19QXIUSLPHU1.SMALL.jpg tdragger Recent I bought a high-mileage 2004 Dodge Ram 1500 pickup truck. Even though I bought it mostly for its utility, hauling yard waste and such, I still wanted it to look nice. Overall it was in good shape but the headlights were noticeably glazed and a bit yellow. After an unsuccessful attempt to revi...
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Fri, 28 Oct 2016 19:03:23 PDT
Test the Wiring for Your Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Test-the-Wiring-for-Your-Trailer/
Test the Wiring for Your Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/1Z3V/IUSLPAZG/FKJ1Z3VIUSLPAZG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/1Z3V/IUSLPAZG/FKJ1Z3VIUSLPAZG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/1Z3V/IUSLPAZG/FKJ1Z3VIUSLPAZG.SMALL.jpg Alex in NZ I recently borrowed a trailer to carry some junk. When I connected the lights up, one of the indicators didn't work, which I traced to a loose wire in the socket mounted on the car.That took far more time than it should have, so I decided to build a little tool to help the next time.This project is ...
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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 17:22:53 PDT
mobile phone mount for classic cars http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Phone-Mount-for-Classic-Cars/
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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 04:00:31 PDT
Changing Engine Oil and Filter! - honda civic 1999 D15B engine. http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-Engine-Oil-and-Filter/
Changing Engine Oil and Filter! - honda civic 1999 D15B engine. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/5E1N/IU9UORBY/FV55E1NIU9UORBY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/5E1N/IU9UORBY/FV55E1NIU9UORBY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/5E1N/IU9UORBY/FV55E1NIU9UORBY.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Time to change the engine oil and filter in my car. The stuff needed:Ratchet with 17mm socket. 4 quarts synthetic oil. Oil filter. Oil catch pan. Read on for how I did this in less than 15 minutes. After each step I wished my hands using engine degreaser. Draining the oil. I put the catch pan u...
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Sat, 15 Oct 2016 19:35:29 PDT