Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 8 Dec 2016 01:54:05 PST BLOX v1.01 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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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
Fixing a check engine light (P0171) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-a-Check-Engine-Light-P0171/
Fixing a check engine light (P0171) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/GL5T/IU9V0J6T/FS8GL5TIU9V0J6T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/GL5T/IU9V0J6T/FS8GL5TIU9V0J6T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/GL5T/IU9V0J6T/FS8GL5TIU9V0J6T.SMALL.jpg BigWaseem Your check engine light just came on! And your worried sick. However, this is no reason to panic. The following instructions will show you how to troubleshoot a common check engine light issue found mainly in Toyota and Honda cars. Purchase a OBD 2 Bluetooth scanner The Bluetooth scanner runs ar...
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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 22:35:53 PDT
How to drive stick shift http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Drive-Stick-Shift-1/
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Sat, 15 Oct 2016 07:20:08 PDT
Paint Your Engine http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-Your-Engine/
Paint Your Engine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/M349/IU1KSRQ0/FJOM349IU1KSRQ0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/M349/IU1KSRQ0/FJOM349IU1KSRQ0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/M349/IU1KSRQ0/FJOM349IU1KSRQ0.SMALL.jpg v-raze Looking for ways to make your car unique? Need to get your baby looking good for the car show next weekend? Detailing your car and trying to find that something extra to make it stand out?Painting your engine may be just the thing you were looking for.Whether you're a hardened pro or you just got yo...
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Sat, 8 Oct 2016 19:59:53 PDT
Installing an Oil Air Separator! http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-and-Oil-Air-Separator/
Installing an Oil Air Separator! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/3H34/IU11ICL4/F8X3H34IU11ICL4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/3H34/IU11ICL4/F8X3H34IU11ICL4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/3H34/IU11ICL4/F8X3H34IU11ICL4.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby OK the "real deal" oil air separator arrived from Amazon.com. I made a neat upgrade last night to capture more oil and a drain valve. My wife's car has alot of oil in the blow by gases and these seriously mess with the car's fuel economy and emissions. Read for how I installed this device into my wi...
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Sat, 8 Oct 2016 15:16:25 PDT
How to Pop Out a Dent With Hot Water http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Pop-Out-a-Dent-With-Hot-Water/
How to Pop Out a Dent With Hot Water - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/5HRE/ITW34CKA/FYH5HREITW34CKA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/5HRE/ITW34CKA/FYH5HREITW34CKA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/5HRE/ITW34CKA/FYH5HREITW34CKA.SMALL.jpg ScottJ55 Pop auto dents out with boiling water! Link to video https://youtu.be/BZoOQPxp8wg
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Sat, 8 Oct 2016 08:31:13 PDT
Upgrading an Oil Air Separator! http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrading-an-Oil-Air-Separator/
Upgrading an Oil Air Separator! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/OF35/IU0BT55K/FY7OF35IU0BT55K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/OF35/IU0BT55K/FY7OF35IU0BT55K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/OF35/IU0BT55K/FY7OF35IU0BT55K.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby I just received my oil air separator from Amazon.com! For 36usd it's a good price however it is just an empty can with no internal baffling to force oil droplets to condense! Read on for how I fixed it! Opening and inspecting! Using an Allen key I removed the 6 screws. The top has 2 ports so cl...
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Sat, 8 Oct 2016 07:37:31 PDT
How to Drive a Manual Car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Drive-a-Manual-Car-2/
How to Drive a Manual Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/YFRD/ISCBNMNQ/FD5YFRDISCBNMNQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/YFRD/ISCBNMNQ/FD5YFRDISCBNMNQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/YFRD/ISCBNMNQ/FD5YFRDISCBNMNQ.SMALL.jpg JohnH641 Driving a manual can be one of the most nerve-racking things, especially when you've got a car full of spectators and commentary to go along with it. But, it can be one of the most satisfying skills to learn, especially if you're wanting to get into more advanced driving techniques like tracking you...
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Fri, 2 Sep 2016 12:14:24 PDT
Install iJDMTOY 2013-15 Nissan Altima LED Daytime Running Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-IJDMTOY-2013-15-Nissan-Altima-LED-Daytime-/
Install iJDMTOY 2013-15 Nissan Altima LED Daytime Running Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/INI3/IST751ML/F5OINI3IST751ML.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/INI3/IST751ML/F5OINI3IST751ML.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/INI3/IST751ML/F5OINI3IST751ML.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy Add an elegant touch to your 2013-2015 Nissan Altima by adding this iJDMTOY Switchback LED DRL/Turn Signals for your car! With only a few simple steps you can be on your way turning the heads of onlookers with this amazing new mod for your car! First, get a flat head screwdriver or pry tool and ...
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 15:26:15 PDT
Tame Your Trolley Jack http://www.instructables.com/id/Tame-Your-Trolley-Jack/
Tame Your Trolley Jack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/BRK5/ITAOEJ9C/FVZBRK5ITAOEJ9C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/BRK5/ITAOEJ9C/FVZBRK5ITAOEJ9C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/BRK5/ITAOEJ9C/FVZBRK5ITAOEJ9C.SMALL.jpg callumb Trolley jacks are awesome tools. But they can be uncooperative during transportation. Fed up with it crashing around in the back of your truck, endangering pets and causing other mayhem? Wheels make it useful. Wheels make it unruly. What to do? Study Your Unruly Jack Jacks vary in size and shape....
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 19:47:34 PDT
Taking Your Car's Wheel Off and Replacing It http://www.instructables.com/id/Taking-Your-Cars-Wheel-Off-and-Replacing-It/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:57:24 PDT
Vacuum extraction of transmission oil. http://www.instructables.com/id/Vacuum-Extraction-of-Transmission-Oil/
Vacuum extraction of transmission oil. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/9MT1/ITCHPRN7/F6X9MT1ITCHPRN7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/9MT1/ITCHPRN7/F6X9MT1ITCHPRN7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/9MT1/ITCHPRN7/F6X9MT1ITCHPRN7.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Every year I replace the transmission oil in all our vehicles. It typically requires removing the drain plug and catching the old oil. This time however I am using my DIY vacuum powered liquid extractor. http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Liquid-Catch-B...Enough of going down low to perform this jo...
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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 10:09:59 PDT
Cleaning a Car Battery Pole. http://www.instructables.com/id/Cleaning-a-Car-Battery-Pole/
Cleaning a Car Battery Pole. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/M4VY/ITCHL8G2/FQ7M4VYITCHL8G2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/M4VY/ITCHL8G2/FQ7M4VYITCHL8G2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/M4VY/ITCHL8G2/FQ7M4VYITCHL8G2.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby The negative of my wife's car battery pole is slack to touch. This is not good! It is so slack I can remove it by using 2 fingers. Corrosion. As you can see the pole has significant corrosion. This needs to be removed. The tool. This brass brush is perfect for cleaning lead poles. Clean...
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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 10:16:17 PDT
Vacuum bleeding the brake lines - honda civic 1999. http://www.instructables.com/id/Vacuum-Bleeding-the-Brake-Lines/
Vacuum bleeding the brake lines - honda civic 1999. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/PT2M/ITKJ10D7/F9KPT2MITKJ10D7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/PT2M/ITKJ10D7/F9KPT2MITKJ10D7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/PT2M/ITKJ10D7/F9KPT2MITKJ10D7.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby I like to have fresh brake fluid in my lines every year or so. Admittedly bleeding the brakes is a bit time consuming and ideally requires 2 persons. I'm a 1 man show so! I made a vacuum powered liquid extractor and this is my latest tool for car maintenance. http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Liqu...
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:10:20 PDT
Rear drum brakes inspection - honda civic 1999. http://www.instructables.com/id/Rear-Drum-Brakes-Inspection/
Rear drum brakes inspection - honda civic 1999. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/YJWT/ITKJ39UO/FQ0YJWTITKJ39UO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/YJWT/ITKJ39UO/FQ0YJWTITKJ39UO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/YJWT/ITKJ39UO/FQ0YJWTITKJ39UO.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Twice a year I like to check out those reclusive drum brakes. The first step is to remove the rear wheel and lift the car. Taking a look. The drum brake cover is easy to slide out and off. These things are not supposed to be tight. Inspection! The piston boots, clips, Springs and brake sho...
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:32:46 PDT
Mower Go Kart 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Mower-Go-Kart-2/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 18:12:21 PDT
Quick Check/Topping Up a Car's Air Conditioning. http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Check-and-Top-Up-of-Car-Air-Conditioning/
Quick Check/Topping Up a Car's Air Conditioning. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/P3AU/ITCHPRT8/FGVP3AUITCHPRT8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/P3AU/ITCHPRT8/FGVP3AUITCHPRT8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/P3AU/ITCHPRT8/FGVP3AUITCHPRT8.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby After getting the car back from the AC service guy, I wanted to perform a quick check and if necessary, a minor top up on the refrigerant. Ideally the car AC should be evacuated then refilled by measuring the mass of refrigerant. This vehicle takes 23oz but I didn't want to do that in case there is ...
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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 10:14:00 PDT
Fixing Frosted Chalked and Faded Headlights http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-Frosted-Chalked-and-Faded-Headlights/
Fixing Frosted Chalked and Faded Headlights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/52I0/ISCBJI6U/FEA52I0ISCBJI6U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/52I0/ISCBJI6U/FEA52I0ISCBJI6U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/52I0/ISCBJI6U/FEA52I0ISCBJI6U.SMALL.jpg Man Up In this video, I show how to restore your headlights on the cheap. No matter how bad your headlights are, you can polish them to like new condition for under $30 and in under 30 minutes. If you've paid upwards of $100 for a professional to do the job, only to have the headlights fade again, I'll exp...
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Thu, 1 Sep 2016 11:34:48 PDT
Easy Truck Bed Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Truck-Bed-Storage-1/
Easy Truck Bed Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/HKQ9/ISB3LLCK/FSNHKQ9ISB3LLCK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/HKQ9/ISB3LLCK/FSNHKQ9ISB3LLCK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/HKQ9/ISB3LLCK/FSNHKQ9ISB3LLCK.SMALL.jpg DoctorLar I was looking for something to keep things secured in my 2003 Dakota, and of course from sliding around. I thought it was very important to be collapsible for when I need full user if the bed. I made this in just a few hours with scraps from the tonneau cover I made, and it folds up very small !!! ...
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 20:10:52 PDT
Glow in the Dark Car Vehicle Antenna Mod: How to find your ride http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-in-the-Dark-Car-Vehicle-Antenna-Mod-How-to-Fi/
Glow in the Dark Car Vehicle Antenna Mod: How to find your ride - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/N6VF/IRPPO8FG/FXXN6VFIRPPO8FG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/N6VF/IRPPO8FG/FXXN6VFIRPPO8FG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/N6VF/IRPPO8FG/FXXN6VFIRPPO8FG.SMALL.jpg botzendesign Have you ever not been able to find your car in the parking lot because it looks like all the other cars? Well what if your car was a little different than the other cars?? Perhaps if your vehicles antenna was not the same as all the other cars, Perhaps White or Glow in the Dark!? This Instructable ...
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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 06:29:44 PDT
Replace a Broken Engine Thermostat http://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-a-Broken-Engine-Thermostat/
Replace a Broken Engine Thermostat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/U8GK/IRC70H0G/FXXU8GKIRC70H0G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/U8GK/IRC70H0G/FXXU8GKIRC70H0G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/U8GK/IRC70H0G/FXXU8GKIRC70H0G.SMALL.jpg agentjohnson Follow along as I walk you through the basics of changing the thermostat in your vehicle! Please keep in mind this is a how to guide, not a certified repair process. I assume no liability for damage to your vehicle as a result of this instructable. Gather Tools and Supplies For most thermostat re...
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 11:09:46 PDT
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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/BS2G/IQYT6IU5/FL4BS2GIQYT6IU5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/BS2G/IQYT6IU5/FL4BS2GIQYT6IU5.SQUARE.jpg https://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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/KPVP/IQYSZQYO/FD9KPVPIQYSZQYO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/KPVP/IQYSZQYO/FD9KPVPIQYSZQYO.SQUARE.jpg https://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