Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars - car http://www.instructables.com Sun, 30 Aug 2015 18:06:52 PDT BLOX v1.01 The Trunk Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Trunk-Rack/
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 05:54:14 PDT
How To Install A Cold Air Intake http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-A-Cold-Air-Intake/
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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 02:56:51 PDT
Why Do You Have To Wear A Seatbelt? http://www.instructables.com/id/Why-Do-You-Have-To-Wear-A-Seatbelt/
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 09:10:41 PDT
Check Your Check Engine Light Yourself! http://www.instructables.com/id/Check-Your-Check-Engine-Light-Yourself/
Check Your Check Engine Light Yourself! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/QX90/IDUQU0SS/FC6QX90IDUQU0SS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/QX90/IDUQU0SS/FC6QX90IDUQU0SS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/QX90/IDUQU0SS/FC6QX90IDUQU0SS.SMALL.jpg hfb Ever had that horrible feeling when your check engine light (CEL) comes on while you're driving? I have! The thought that it will cost upwards of $100 to have the dealer or other shops diagnose your vehicle is enough to turn a good day bad.I'm a huge fan of the KISS principle. Keep It Simple Stup#%....
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 04:47:55 PDT
Northern Car Plug Saver http://www.instructables.com/id/Northern-Car-Plug-Saver/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 19:50:37 PDT
Trunk 12V socket/plug for a car http://www.instructables.com/id/Trunk-12V-socketplug-for-a-car/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 14:42:03 PDT
Jump Start with a Portable Jump Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Jump-Start-with-a-Portable-Jump-Starter/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 19:46:59 PDT
Add Cabin Filter In Vehicle Without One http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Cabin-Filter-In-Vehicle-Without-One/
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 18:49:03 PDT
Fixing a broken car door handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-a-broken-car-door-handle/
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 13:54:58 PDT
Keep your block heater plug from scratching your paint http://www.instructables.com/id/Block-Heater-Plug-Improvement/
Keep your block heater plug from scratching your paint - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/W5XL/IDED1H66/F2ZW5XLIDED1H66.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/W5XL/IDED1H66/F2ZW5XLIDED1H66.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/W5XL/IDED1H66/F2ZW5XLIDED1H66.SMALL.jpg anlek When I first moved to the Yukon, I noticed all the cars here had plugs sticking out of them. These plugs are usually for the block heater and/or oil pan heater and/or battery blanket. When plugged in, these are used to 'pre-warm' parts of the engine in order to help the car start when the weather ge...
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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 17:53:34 PDT
DIY Car LCD sun shader http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Car-LCD-sun-shader/
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Thu, 13 Aug 2015 16:13:00 PDT
2$ Steering Wheel Upholstery http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Steering-Wheel-Upholstery/
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 15:07:43 PDT
How To Rice: Stickerbomb! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Rice-Stickerbomb/
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 18:28:47 PDT
How I Painted My Rims http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-Painted-My-Rims/
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 10:01:20 PDT
PORSCHE Casting http://www.instructables.com/id/PORSCHE-Casting/
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 07:58:29 PDT
How to Plasti-Dip Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Plasti-Dip-Your-Car/
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 21:12:43 PDT
Safe Technique to Slacken and Tighten Tire Nuts. http://www.instructables.com/id/Safe-Technique-to-Slacken-and-Tighten-Tire-Nuts/
Safe Technique to Slacken and Tighten Tire Nuts. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/Q8J7/ICN7GEIQ/F8SQ8J7ICN7GEIQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/Q8J7/ICN7GEIQ/F8SQ8J7ICN7GEIQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/Q8J7/ICN7GEIQ/F8SQ8J7ICN7GEIQ.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby More often than not, us car owners/drivers will have to perform a tire changeout. Be this on the road side or in our garage, it is something we should all know how to do. It's easy enough to do but as always, safety first. Making sure there is a properly inflated and good condition spare tire is cri...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 06:15:22 PDT
Do Not Throw Away Old iPhone. Make your own Head Up Display for your car much less than $ 30. http://www.instructables.com/id/Do-Not-Throw-Away-Old-iPhone-Make-your-own-Head-Up/
Do Not Throw Away Old iPhone. Make your own Head Up Display for your car much less than $ 30. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/GJV7/ICPP1QZM/F8FGJV7ICPP1QZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/GJV7/ICPP1QZM/F8FGJV7ICPP1QZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/GJV7/ICPP1QZM/F8FGJV7ICPP1QZM.SMALL.jpg Sparkguytw Are you worrying about how to handle your old iPhone? Most people give it to children to use it as iPod touch or personal gaming system. Here's a genius application I'm using while I'm driving, I always driving as pilot a plane now.Let me guide you how to make your own head up display.Step 1.Refer t...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 05:37:25 PDT
Popup headlight wink with arduino and relay board featuring my miata. http://www.instructables.com/id/Popup-headlight-wink-with-arduino-and-relay-board-/
Popup headlight wink with arduino and relay board featuring my miata. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/4WHD/ICLRZT2W/FQ74WHDICLRZT2W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/4WHD/ICLRZT2W/FQ74WHDICLRZT2W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/4WHD/ICLRZT2W/FQ74WHDICLRZT2W.SMALL.jpg curly686 wiring up switches to make miata headlights wink is a pain, dont worry this is slightly less painful.my goal of this project was to make the headlights wink or do other things using the factory switch. i thought it would be way cooler to make it look stock as possible but actually do more than stock...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:41:53 PDT
Recharge Your A/C System in 4 Simple Steps http://www.instructables.com/id/Recharge-Your-AC-System-in-4-Simple-Steps/
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 18:17:09 PDT
Car Door Trim Carpet Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Door-Trim-Carpet-Fix/
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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 07:16:31 PDT
How To Install A 2-DIN Android Car Stereo System http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-A-2-DIN-Android-Car-Stereo-System/
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 10:22:10 PDT
Car TV Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-TV-Mount/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 17:48:46 PDT
Preserving a spare alternator. http://www.instructables.com/id/Preserving-a-spare-alternator/
Preserving a spare alternator. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/728O/IC0AUZXT/FUQ728OIC0AUZXT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/728O/IC0AUZXT/FUQ728OIC0AUZXT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/728O/IC0AUZXT/FUQ728OIC0AUZXT.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby It's always good to have a spare alternator. They fail when least expected. This one I got is working fine but it's a bit grimy from the car. The car has another one in operation so I want to put this one into storage. Cleaning. I used engine degreaser to get the grime off. Took only 7 minutes ...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 13:53:55 PDT
Helping out my car air conditioning again! http://www.instructables.com/id/Helping-out-my-car-air-conditioning-again/
Helping out my car air conditioning again! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/KJ77/IBYWYETU/FJJKJ77IBYWYETU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/KJ77/IBYWYETU/FJJKJ77IBYWYETU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/KJ77/IBYWYETU/FJJKJ77IBYWYETU.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby In the hot tropical climate I call my home, air conditioning is a nice luxury. I demand maximum performance! In my car I noticed cold air leaking through the feet vents even when the mode selector is on the dash vents. Also I always have the AC on recirculation mode however engine bay heat and outsi...
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Sat, 11 Jul 2015 08:28:58 PDT
How to remove brake dust with toothpaste http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-remove-brake-dust-with-toothpaste/
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 12:24:29 PDT
Cheap and easy to build tire rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Tire-rack/
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 20:23:50 PDT
Changing Brakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-Brakes/
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 14:41:54 PDT
Replacing a car's hvac blower fan. http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-a-cars-hvac-blower-fan/
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 02:55:30 PDT
How to Paint a Car with Spray in the Street - 50$ paint job http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Paint-a-Car-with-Spray-in-the-Street/
How to Paint a Car with Spray in the Street - 50$ paint job - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/QPC8/IB7AZJ1J/FYIQPC8IB7AZJ1J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/QPC8/IB7AZJ1J/FYIQPC8IB7AZJ1J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/QPC8/IB7AZJ1J/FYIQPC8IB7AZJ1J.SMALL.jpg vicesat You can see how to do it in this videotutorials, not necesary to translate, just watch. Materials - x5 Sandpaper Grit 400- x5 Sandpaper Grit 1000- A square piece to put the sandpaper- x15 Paint Spray- Polish - Soft thing to polish- Paper tape- Newspapers or something to cover the car The result...
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 20:58:42 PDT
Car Maintenance at Home! http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Maintenance-at-Home/
Car Maintenance at Home! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/Q9YB/IAQMD5NV/FC8Q9YBIAQMD5NV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/Q9YB/IAQMD5NV/FC8Q9YBIAQMD5NV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/Q9YB/IAQMD5NV/FC8Q9YBIAQMD5NV.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby I originally paid mechanics do the majority of basic maintenance tasks on my car until sensors got replaced with old ones, damage was done to my steering rack, money was taken from my secret stash in the car..WHAT THE HELL! Now there are good honest mechanics but I got burned from early and this is ...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 10:26:40 PDT
How to Change a Tire on a Car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-a-Tire-on-a-Car/
How to Change a Tire on a Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/0GML/IAP6VZGH/FRE0GMLIAP6VZGH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/0GML/IAP6VZGH/FRE0GMLIAP6VZGH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/0GML/IAP6VZGH/FRE0GMLIAP6VZGH.SMALL.jpg AdamM19 Have you ever gotten a flat tire? Whether your stuck on the highway or working in your garage, this document gives instructions on how to change a tire on a personal vehicle. This procedure may not be applicable for every type of car. This procedure will work for small to mid sized vehicles, for t...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 06:21:32 PDT
Inexpensive car ramps http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-car-ramps/
Inexpensive car ramps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/73LY/IACE0UY0/FHN73LYIACE0UY0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/73LY/IACE0UY0/FHN73LYIACE0UY0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/73LY/IACE0UY0/FHN73LYIACE0UY0.SMALL.jpg sourdoughjim I needed to make another set of ramps for changing oil in my car at another location. I thought I would make this process my first instructable. I have a pair of store-bought steel ramps that I hate to use. The ramp angle is steep and they tend to scoot on you. These homemade ramps are easier to...
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Sun, 31 May 2015 07:04:36 PDT
Renew old steel wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/Renew-old-steel-wheels/
Renew old steel wheels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/1LOS/IA595EYO/FUA1LOSIA595EYO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/1LOS/IA595EYO/FUA1LOSIA595EYO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/1LOS/IA595EYO/FUA1LOSIA595EYO.SMALL.jpg shai.rotbard 5 step for being awesome...I painted the wheels a year ago and the paint is still like new :) Lift your car and put it on stands Don't forget to open the screws with power handle before you lift the car. Clean your old nasty wheels I found that sand-paper and terpentine dose the job better tha...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 08:33:54 PDT
How to make car windows tint stickers! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-car-windows-tint-stickers/
How to make car windows tint stickers! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/F2HX/IA5931G8/FFNF2HXIA5931G8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/F2HX/IA5931G8/FFNF2HXIA5931G8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/F2HX/IA5931G8/FFNF2HXIA5931G8.SMALL.jpg shai.rotbard I made a Batman sticker out of a tint tape :) Find a template use any template/logo you want Cut the film Mark the template on the tint paper. Cut the film Cut the film paper gently with a sharp knife. Place the sticker Now that you have a sticker, clean the place you want it to be and ...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 00:52:49 PDT
Model Car Engine Tear Down http://www.instructables.com/id/Model-Car-Engine-Tear-Down/
Model Car Engine Tear Down - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/0T8H/IA5IOY4I/FS30T8HIA5IOY4I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/0T8H/IA5IOY4I/FS30T8HIA5IOY4I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/0T8H/IA5IOY4I/FS30T8HIA5IOY4I.SMALL.jpg Harris Naveed Here we'll show how to tear down car engine Taking out engine from it's body First cut off / unscrew the suspension from body,Then pull out the engine from it's body. Unscrewing the engine Tear Down Done
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Tue, 26 May 2015 10:03:18 PDT
how to change car steering wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-change-car-steering-wheel/
how to change car steering wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/734P/I9WTUQLA/FB1734PI9WTUQLA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/734P/I9WTUQLA/FB1734PI9WTUQLA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/734P/I9WTUQLA/FB1734PI9WTUQLA.SMALL.jpg curiosity entertainment and diy Hey guy.in this video I will be showing you how to safely change a car steering wheel that has an airbag in it. enjoy
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Wed, 20 May 2015 22:47:13 PDT
Gearshift Mods!!!! SHTYLE (shift in style) http://www.instructables.com/id/Gearshift-Mods-SHTYLE-shift-in-style/
Gearshift Mods!!!! SHTYLE (shift in style) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/4LRJ/I9SMUK5G/FPX4LRJI9SMUK5G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/4LRJ/I9SMUK5G/FPX4LRJI9SMUK5G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/4LRJ/I9SMUK5G/FPX4LRJI9SMUK5G.SMALL.jpg Homepwner Make custom interchangeable gearshift knobs/extensions for your import vehicle! Both of my Japanese made vehicles have a manual/standard transmission. The stock shift lever has a threaded end that is M10 X 1.25 This is where the stock knob threads on to. I will show you how to easily make threaded c...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 00:46:48 PDT
Simple tip to improve a car's air conditioning performance. http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-tip-to-improve-a-car-air-conditioning-perfo/
Simple tip to improve a car's air conditioning performance. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/BAV4/IAP6XV9Y/FUYBAV4IAP6XV9Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/BAV4/IAP6XV9Y/FUYBAV4IAP6XV9Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/BAV4/IAP6XV9Y/FUYBAV4IAP6XV9Y.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Ever notice on all cars there is a temperature setting? What this does is control the on time for the AC compressor and also the flow of hot engine coolant into the heater core located in the dash. An interesting fact of thermal flow is that even with the temperature set at the lowest and the flow v...
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Sun, 17 May 2015 07:21:07 PDT
R2D2 VW Bus http://www.instructables.com/id/R2D2-VW-Bus/
R2D2 VW Bus - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/PDIX/I9GWBZN8/F8QPDIXI9GWBZN8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/PDIX/I9GWBZN8/F8QPDIXI9GWBZN8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/PDIX/I9GWBZN8/F8QPDIXI9GWBZN8.SMALL.jpg mimaki cg60 Hello everyone, and welcome to our most ambitious project so far!It all began when we looked at the family's old-looking VW bus and started wondering how to transform it. The first idea was to transform it into a woody-vw bus, but after a Star Wars marathon, we finally found the droid we were lookin...
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Sat, 9 May 2015 19:24:06 PDT
Topping up a car's r134a air conditioning system. http://www.instructables.com/id/Topping-up-a-car-air-conditioning/
Topping up a car's r134a air conditioning system. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/Y1YW/I92LV7WX/FVZY1YWI92LV7WX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/Y1YW/I92LV7WX/FVZY1YWI92LV7WX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/Y1YW/I92LV7WX/FVZY1YWI92LV7WX.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Yes we all have cars with air conditioning that do not cool as well as they used to. Why? Car air conditioning compressors are not hermetically sealed. They are open type. Fugitive leaks occur on even the best of car compressors over time. Also leaks on mechanical fittings and Schrader valves will c...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 18:01:32 PDT
How to Change Your Engine Oil http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-Your-Engine-Oil-1/
How to Change Your Engine Oil - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/URXS/I8U16AXS/FJLURXSI8U16AXS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/URXS/I8U16AXS/FJLURXSI8U16AXS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/URXS/I8U16AXS/FJLURXSI8U16AXS.SMALL.jpg jgarcia7296 Hello, My name is Jonathan and I will walk you step by step on how to do an oil change. I will be using my vehicle to demonstrate the proper procedure on how to change your engine oil. Know the Vehicle First know the year, make, and model of your vehicle to find out what viscosity of engine oil ...
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:11:08 PDT
How to replace a CV boot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-replace-a-CV-boot/
How to replace a CV boot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/Z2P0/I8R6EZV2/FG0Z2P0I8R6EZV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/Z2P0/I8R6EZV2/FG0Z2P0I8R6EZV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/Z2P0/I8R6EZV2/FG0Z2P0I8R6EZV2.SMALL.jpg Cheezwedge This Instructable will show how to replace a broken CV boot on a front wheel drive vehicle without disassembling it or replacing the entire shaft.This guide is an inexpensive way to repair the boots only, but if the boots have been torn for a while then the axle bearings may be worn out and the enti...
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 20:47:17 PDT
Aftermarket car a/c wiring http://www.instructables.com/id/Aftermarket-car-ac-wiring/
Aftermarket car a/c wiring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/XHQU/I81V13F2/FVXXHQUI81V13F2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/XHQU/I81V13F2/FVXXHQUI81V13F2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/XHQU/I81V13F2/FVXXHQUI81V13F2.SMALL.jpg DavidN71 I have a 20-year-old Ford van with 175k miles. I've owned it for 10 years and intend to keep it as long as it runs.But last year the a/c went out [big hole leaking freon somewhere] and I refused to fix it because of the cost and the age of the vehicle.This year I didn't want to sweat it out like las...
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 19:53:51 PDT
Outdoor hot shower .... in the middle of nowhere http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-shower-in-the-middle-of-nowhere/
Outdoor hot shower .... in the middle of nowhere - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/GNVJ/I800XAHJ/FV4GNVJI800XAHJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/GNVJ/I800XAHJ/FV4GNVJI800XAHJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/GNVJ/I800XAHJ/FV4GNVJI800XAHJ.SMALL.jpg Stefano DV Spending time in the middle of nowhere is a fantastic experience. Sometimes it could be a requirement to escape from the city, zombies, or ... whatever is hurting you. Regardless the reason one will move in the middle of nowhere, everyone needs a little bit of comfort specially in a cold winter.So I...
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 06:45:55 PDT
How to wire a Cooling Fan to your car (DIY Electric) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-wire-a-Cooling-Fan-to-your-car-DIY-Electric/
How to wire a Cooling Fan to your car (DIY Electric) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/8VE2/I7SVX0ED/FQ08VE2I7SVX0ED.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/8VE2/I7SVX0ED/FQ08VE2I7SVX0ED.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/8VE2/I7SVX0ED/FQ08VE2I7SVX0ED.SMALL.jpg Skylark64 First off you're gonna need a car. So today we are working on my old 1964 Buick Skylark. Since my engine is not stock (1971 Riviera 455 cubic inch big block the cooling fan previously that was installed is just not enough to cool it down. So we have bought a Ford Taurus 2-speed fan, this fan had rum...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:57:43 PDT
Fix cloudy headlights on your car http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-cloudy-headlights-on-your-car/
Fix cloudy headlights on your car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/WD6Q/I7RGJA5H/F6EWD6QI7RGJA5H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/WD6Q/I7RGJA5H/F6EWD6QI7RGJA5H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/WD6Q/I7RGJA5H/F6EWD6QI7RGJA5H.SMALL.jpg roydog21 Click the video link below! I was trying different products to fix this problem on my beater car. At night, I wasn't even sure if my head lights were even on. This trick took 3 minutes and has lasted now for 6 months. Awesome and cheap!!! Check it out below.Hope this helps!!!Fix your head light...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 10:49:32 PDT
making a fiberglass air scoop http://www.instructables.com/id/making-a-fiberglass-air-scoop/
making a fiberglass air scoop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/FOWG/I7MXYGBF/F5OFOWGI7MXYGBF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/FOWG/I7MXYGBF/F5OFOWGI7MXYGBF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/FOWG/I7MXYGBF/F5OFOWGI7MXYGBF.SMALL.jpg drosenkranz it all started when I noticed my buggy engine would run a little hot on the highway so I came up with an idea to make a scoop to help force cool air into the cooling shroud. the only reason could come up with as to why it only happened when I was driving was because it was being blocked, kind of li...
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:36:39 PDT
How I installed vinyl on my buggy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-installed-vinyl-on-my-buggy/
How I installed vinyl on my buggy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/QN9P/I7MXY998/F2GQN9PI7MXY998.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/QN9P/I7MXY998/F2GQN9PI7MXY998.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/QN9P/I7MXY998/F2GQN9PI7MXY998.SMALL.jpg drosenkranz it all started because riding without padding on the bars you rest your arm on was uncomfortable. first decide what color vinyl, I chose red and black obviously. now start measuring and planning. I used all measurements for the armrests and upper headrests ... also I installed zippers so that I...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 23:31:02 PDT
My Hurry Rack!! http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Hurry-Rack/
My Hurry Rack!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/08W1/I7N5YBTL/FLP08W1I7N5YBTL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/08W1/I7N5YBTL/FLP08W1I7N5YBTL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/08W1/I7N5YBTL/FLP08W1I7N5YBTL.SMALL.jpg Robertofromitaly I had to leave home for work in the short term and with the new car I had not had time to buy roof rack that I needed to load the boxes for the move.spending less than 15 € I made this rack! Needful For this instructable I used:- a vecchio contenitore Rotolo-2 barre portatutto sul tetto della m...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 08:27:15 PDT