Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars - engine http://www.instructables.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:50:46 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to fix your check engine light. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-your-check-engine-light/
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 18:13:25 PDT
Timing Belt & Water-pump Replacement: Toyota / Lexus V6 http://www.instructables.com/id/Timing-Belt-Water-pump-Replacement-Toyota-Lexus-V6/
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 08:07:43 PDT
Eaton Gen V M90 Swap on L67 http://www.instructables.com/id/Eaton-Gen-V-M90-Swap-on-L67/
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 19:33:02 PST
DIY LED Car Grille Glow Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Car-Grille-Glow-Lights/
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 21:46:58 PST
LEARNING ABOUT THE LAND ROVER SERIES 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/LEARNING-ABOUT-THE-LAND-ROVER-SERIES-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/TPWO/HPRICFIH/FZ2TPWOHPRICFIH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/TPWO/HPRICFIH/FZ2TPWOHPRICFIH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/TPWO/HPRICFIH/FZ2TPWOHPRICFIH.SMALL.jpg danbranxl watch this epic video it shows you about these epic cars that everyone should own!
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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 16:18:29 PST
2012 Kia Rondo Block Heater Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/2012-Kia-Rondo-Block-Heater-Installation/
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 17:21:12 PST
Using a Scan Tool to Diagnose Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-a-Scan-Tool-to-Diagnose-Your-Car/
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Fri, 27 Sep 2013 12:34:22 PDT
Remote Engine Block Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Block-Heater-Instillation/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/VBT8/HLZRV2HL/FU3VBT8HLZRV2HL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/VBT8/HLZRV2HL/FU3VBT8HLZRV2HL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/VBT8/HLZRV2HL/FU3VBT8HLZRV2HL.SMALL.jpg NelsonStudios I know from experience my surplus army truck isn't a fan of cold weather starting.  It is already equipped with (but not currently functional) an automatic either starting assist.  Not a fan of that, never have been.  Also the system leaks some so even without use the canisters only make it a month ...
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Fri, 27 Sep 2013 08:54:09 PDT
How to change oil for engine http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-change-oil-for-engine/
How to change oil for engine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/1XSM/HLJV1Z3G/FLC1XSMHLJV1Z3G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/1XSM/HLJV1Z3G/FLC1XSMHLJV1Z3G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/1XSM/HLJV1Z3G/FLC1XSMHLJV1Z3G.SMALL.jpg mbin hamed we will need :  1)5 box of oil engine . 2) funnel . 3) screwdriver . 4) wrench. 5) filter of oil . step 1 open the nut by wrench for take out the old oil from the engine. change the new oil to the car: 1)it's Benefits engine and give it a long life. 2)have a good acceleration. 3)high Engine...
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Sat, 14 Sep 2013 13:48:17 PDT
"My Jeep Needs to Vent!" or "A Little Hot Under the Hood, Eh?" - Part 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Jeep-Needs-to-Vent-or-A-Little-Hot-Under-the-Ho/
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Thu, 22 Aug 2013 18:38:54 PDT
Fixing a valvecover gasket leak http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-a-valvecover-gasket-leak/
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Tue, 23 Jul 2013 09:38:00 PDT
how to make and action sport video http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-and-action-sport-video/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/9W3U/HI3TJT2C/FDL9W3UHI3TJT2C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/9W3U/HI3TJT2C/FDL9W3UHI3TJT2C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/9W3U/HI3TJT2C/FDL9W3UHI3TJT2C.SMALL.jpg danbranxl ok, you want to edit or film your action sport video dont you here are som dot points to keep your viewers interested. i made a quick demo of a good action sport video for example i will be using rally driving. - ok lets first say that you dont want the people getting bored. - make sure the images i...
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Sat, 22 Jun 2013 04:23:02 PDT
Home Made Small Engine Gasket http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Made-Small-Engine-Gasket/
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Sun, 9 Jun 2013 07:02:50 PDT
Water Injection – stage 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Injection-stage-1/
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Mon, 27 May 2013 11:02:06 PDT
Spark plug change on a Citroen C3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Spark-plug-change-on-a-Citroen-C3/
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Sun, 26 May 2013 18:07:35 PDT
carburettor model, and how it works, http://www.instructables.com/id/carburettor-model-and-how-it-works/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/K3NM/HH2VMQA1/FMZK3NMHH2VMQA1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/K3NM/HH2VMQA1/FMZK3NMHH2VMQA1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/K3NM/HH2VMQA1/FMZK3NMHH2VMQA1.SMALL.jpg danbranxl Ever wanted to make a model of a carburettor? me neither, but anyway, using a toilet roll and some other bits of cardboard you can roll it up to made a demonstration of how the venturi effect works in the carbie.  use the toilet roll and put a squire through each end. then make a valve like thing so...
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Fri, 24 May 2013 03:26:20 PDT
Changing a Vauxhall Corsa Water Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-a-Vauxhall-Corsa-Water-Pump/
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Mon, 13 May 2013 15:52:23 PDT
How to Start a Car After a Very Very Long Time in Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Start-a-Car-After-a-Very-Very-Long-Time-in/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/CNPP/HFSHUEA6/FGGCNPPHFSHUEA6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/CNPP/HFSHUEA6/FGGCNPPHFSHUEA6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/CNPP/HFSHUEA6/FGGCNPPHFSHUEA6.SMALL.jpg mrrikjit My grandfather's brother won this car in a lottery in 1957. He had no driver's license, but his brothers used to give him a lift in it. From 1975 to 1996, the car was parked in my grandfather's brother's garage. My grandfather moved the car on a trailer in 1996 to his garage a few miles away. It has...
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Sat, 4 May 2013 03:57:42 PDT
How to install a tachometer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-install-a-tachometer/
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Mon, 25 Feb 2013 18:36:00 PST
Changing the O-Ring on an Engine Fuel Injector http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-the-O-Ring-on-an-Engine-Fuel-Injector/
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Sun, 17 Feb 2013 12:25:32 PST
How to disassemble and clean a starter motor for a Toyota 22R engine http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-disassemble-and-clean-a-starter-motor-for-a/
How to disassemble and clean a starter motor for a Toyota 22R engine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/UPQM/HAVGJAY2/FBBUPQMHAVGJAY2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/UPQM/HAVGJAY2/FBBUPQMHAVGJAY2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/UPQM/HAVGJAY2/FBBUPQMHAVGJAY2.SMALL.jpg tundrawolf Hello, I enjoy things that last a long time. I'd oftentimes rather maintain an item, rather than replacing it later because it broke, or failed, leaving me stranded.  I have a Toyota Motorhome with a 22R engine, and while I am rebuilding the engine, I decided to re- grease the motor and mechanism....
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Tue, 18 Dec 2012 21:53:21 PST
How to make a throttle body spacer for 1995 Jeep Cherokee http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-throttle-body-spacer-for-1995-Jeep-C/
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Sat, 29 Sep 2012 20:03:37 PDT
Tutorial: Take apart gauge cluster in a 1995 Honda Accord http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Take-apart-gauge-cluster-in-a-1995-Honda/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/5MVO/H703OO2X/F5T5MVOH703OO2X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/5MVO/H703OO2X/F5T5MVOH703OO2X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/5MVO/H703OO2X/F5T5MVOH703OO2X.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Like cars? Check out my web site! http://nukem384.blogspot.com Learn how to take apart a gauge cluster in a 1995 Honda Accord.
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Tue, 25 Sep 2012 11:54:00 PDT
Tutorial: Change your timing belt and water pump on a 2002 Honda Accord http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Change-your-timing-belt-and-water-pump-o/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/PDHT/H703ONXV/F8BPDHTH703ONXV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/PDHT/H703ONXV/F8BPDHTH703ONXV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/PDHT/H703ONXV/F8BPDHTH703ONXV.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Like cars? Check out my new web site! http://nukem384.blogspot.com/ Learn how to change your timing belt, balancer belt and water pump on a 2002 Honda Accord.  This install is the same for any 1990-2002 Accord, 1997-2001 Acura 2.3CL and F series engine Preludes.  Similar for many other Honda and Ac...
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Mon, 24 Sep 2012 09:00:30 PDT
Tutorial: How to change 2nd clutch pressure switch on a 2002 Honda Accord http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-How-to-change-2nd-clutch-pressure-switch/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/GFT0/H703OOIC/FGIGFT0H703OOIC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/GFT0/H703OOIC/FGIGFT0H703OOIC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/GFT0/H703OOIC/FGIGFT0H703OOIC.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Like cars? Check out my new web site! http://nukem384.blogspot.com/ Learn how to change the 2nd clutch pressure switch a on 2002 Honda Accord.  This seems to be a common problem in the 6th gen Accord.  CEL (check engine light) P1738
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Thu, 13 Sep 2012 20:52:38 PDT
DIY Open-Source Plug-in Hybrid Pickup Truck http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Open-Source-Plug-in-Hybrid-Pickup-Truck/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/O3EJ/H6734WG3/F54O3EJH6734WG3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/O3EJ/H6734WG3/F54O3EJH6734WG3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/O3EJ/H6734WG3/F54O3EJH6734WG3.SMALL.jpg bennelson My name is Ben Nelson.  My proposal for the Jack Daniels INDEPENDENCE Project is a D.I.Y., Open-Source, Bio-fuel-Electric Plug-in Hybrid Pickup truck. Whew, that's a mouthful - so far, I've just been calling it the "SUPER-TRUCK" for short. Some of the newer vehicles out there, such as electric and ...
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Wed, 29 Aug 2012 20:11:30 PDT
Mini Restoration: '67 Austin Healey Sprite MKiV http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Restoration-67-Austin-Healey-Sprite-MKiV/
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Sun, 26 Aug 2012 19:12:28 PDT
Pulling the Engine from a 1960's Ford Econoline Van http://www.instructables.com/id/Pulling-the-Engine-from-a-1960s-Ford-Econoline-Va/
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Tue, 12 Jun 2012 23:14:29 PDT
v10 engine http://www.instructables.com/id/v10-engine/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/M5DN/H1ENBWOV/F9JM5DNH1ENBWOV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/M5DN/H1ENBWOV/F9JM5DNH1ENBWOV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/M5DN/H1ENBWOV/F9JM5DNH1ENBWOV.SMALL.jpg ben5795 this was another fun engine that was working with all the crank peices working and the pistons which is covering the nitro engine so that it looks like nothing and then when it takes off it doe wheelies so if anyone knows how to make a wheelie bar then send me the pictures
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Tue, 24 Apr 2012 18:12:18 PDT
How to replace the engine air filter on the Hyundai Tiburon 2008 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-replace-the-engine-air-filter-in-the-Hyunda/
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Tue, 24 Apr 2012 14:52:16 PDT
Removing the engine and transmission together from a VW Type II Bay Window Bus at TechShop http://www.instructables.com/id/Removing-the-engine-and-transmission-together-from/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/Z2MN/H0AR6MV0/FKBZ2MNH0AR6MV0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/Z2MN/H0AR6MV0/FKBZ2MNH0AR6MV0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/Z2MN/H0AR6MV0/FKBZ2MNH0AR6MV0.SMALL.jpg skuypers This instructable shows you how to remove a late model vw bus engine and transmission together.  I have to do engine removal this way due to some guy rear ending me... grrrr... but I do find that it's less frustrating getting everything back aligned and re-installed this way.   This is a photo guide...
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Tue, 27 Mar 2012 19:33:33 PDT
BMW 316i SE 2001 Cam Sensor Replace DIY orange light SRS http://www.instructables.com/id/BMW-316i-SE-2001-Cam-Sensor-Replace-DIY-orange-lig/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/M9X8/GWF5UJEM/F8VM9X8GWF5UJEM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/M9X8/GWF5UJEM/F8VM9X8GWF5UJEM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/M9X8/GWF5UJEM/F8VM9X8GWF5UJEM.SMALL.jpg Markp.com My BMW 316i SE 2001 had an intermittent starting problem. Sometimes it would start ok, other times it would try to turn over but not start, then show up SRS orange light error and turn the hand brake warning light orange. A new forward intake Cam Sensor was required. A garage wanted to charge me £...
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Mon, 2 Jan 2012 16:59:41 PST
convert a lawn mower engine to steam or air http://www.instructables.com/id/convert-a-lawn-mower-engine-to-steam-or-air/
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Mon, 21 Nov 2011 13:45:49 PST
Building a Turbo Sound effect circuit for your non turbo car http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Turbo-Sound-effect-circuit-for-your-non/
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Tue, 25 Jan 2011 01:21:21 PST
How To Change Your Engine Oil http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Change-Your-Engine-Oil/
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Fri, 9 Jul 2010 03:45:02 PDT
Cheap Air filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Air-filter/
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Tue, 1 Dec 2009 08:27:36 PST
1994 Toyota 4Runner V6 3VZE Timing Belt Replacment http://www.instructables.com/id/1994-Toyota-4Runner-V6-3VZE-Timing-Belt-Replacment/
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Thu, 6 Aug 2009 18:02:58 PDT
Time to change oil? http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-to-change-oil/
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Mon, 4 May 2009 06:53:32 PDT
How-To: Replace An Alternator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Replace-An-Alternator/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2008 17:36:10 PST
How To Paint Your Valve Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Paint-Your-Valve-Cover/
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Thu, 27 Nov 2008 16:29:05 PST
Acura TL Engine Grounding for $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/Acura-TL-Engine-Grounding-for-20/
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Fri, 15 Aug 2008 16:23:15 PDT
valve grinding 4 engines http://www.instructables.com/id/valve-grinding-imprompto/
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Fri, 30 Nov 2007 14:59:08 PST
How to Read Codes From Your Check Engine Light (For older cars) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Read-Codes-From-Your-Check-Engine-Light-Fo/
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Wed, 26 Sep 2007 16:27:34 PDT
Run Your Car on Hydrogen from Aluminum Soda Cans and Lye http://www.instructables.com/id/Run-Your-Car-on-Hydrogen-from-Aluminum-Soda-Cans-a/
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Wed, 5 Sep 2007 15:22:11 PDT
Changing your car's timing belt and water pump http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-your-car-s-timing-belt-and-water-pump/
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Tue, 11 Jul 2006 00:34:28 PDT