Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars - fix http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 15:42:17 PDT BLOX v1.01 Saab 9-3 Sport Stiff Gears Repair- Gear Turret Repair Instruction Guide. 55556311 http://www.instructables.com/id/Saab-9-3-Sport-Stiff-Gears-Repair-Gear-Turret-Repa/
Saab 9-3 Sport Stiff Gears Repair- Gear Turret Repair Instruction Guide. 55556311 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/O6YT/HYSIS7YK/F46O6YTHYSIS7YK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/O6YT/HYSIS7YK/F46O6YTHYSIS7YK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/O6YT/HYSIS7YK/F46O6YTHYSIS7YK.SMALL.jpg x8rltd Is your gear stick seized in position, or maybe it won't return to neutral? Stiff to change gear? Difficult to find gears? Gear change vague and unable to select correct gear?The likely cause of the faults noted above and most common cause is a worn pivot on the gear turret. On the gear turret is a ...
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 08:51:08 PDT
Vauxhall CDTI SAAB TID Alfa Romeo MultiJet Inlet Manifold Swirl Flap Rod Repair 1.9 150BHP Diesel Fix Install Fitment Instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/Vauxhall-CDTI-SAAB-TID-Alfa-Romeo-MultiJet-Inlet-M/
Vauxhall CDTI SAAB TID Alfa Romeo MultiJet Inlet Manifold Swirl Flap Rod Repair 1.9 150BHP Diesel Fix Install Fitment Instructions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/HFEX/HXG6SUKO/F6ZHFEXHXG6SUKO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/HFEX/HXG6SUKO/F6ZHFEXHXG6SUKO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/HFEX/HXG6SUKO/F6ZHFEXHXG6SUKO.SMALL.jpg x8rltd Engine management light (EML) lit, high fuel consumption, rough idling, rough running, poor power and torque, smoking from exhaust, error P2279-11 Intake system air leak,P2075 fault code?All these symptoms can be caused by the swirl flap operating rod bushes wearing making the operating rod pop off ...
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 09:49:25 PDT
Range Rover P38 EAS Air Suspension Valve Block O-rings and Diaphragm Seal Replacement Instructions Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Range-Rover-P38-EAS-Air-Suspension-Valve-Block-O-r/
Range Rover P38 EAS Air Suspension Valve Block O-rings and Diaphragm Seal Replacement Instructions Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/IIKC/HX5H67EB/F1SIIKCHX5H67EB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/IIKC/HX5H67EB/F1SIIKCHX5H67EB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/IIKC/HX5H67EB/F1SIIKCHX5H67EB.SMALL.jpg x8rltd Leak from EAS system but no visable leaks when testing components, vehicle on bump stops? Slow leak? Complete failure of EAS system?The O rings and or diaphragm wearing can lead to the compressor overworking and can cause complete EAS falure, we always recommend replacing the diaphragm seal when r...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 03:28:30 PDT
Mercedes A B R Class W169 W245 W251 Door Lock Actuator Spring Lock Repair Instructions Rear Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Mercedes-A-B-R-Class-W169-W245-W251-Door-Lock-Actu/
Mercedes A B R Class W169 W245 W251 Door Lock Actuator Spring Lock Repair Instructions Rear Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/7OSY/HWVAUYBZ/F9A7OSYHWVAUYBZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/7OSY/HWVAUYBZ/F9A7OSYHWVAUYBZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/7OSY/HWVAUYBZ/F9A7OSYHWVAUYBZ.SMALL.jpg x8rltd Door lock bouncing up and down? Finding it increasingly difficult to lock your Mercedes?The Springs within the door lock actuator mechanisms deteriorate over time, the OEM spring is made from cheap metal which wears quickly, this wear leads to the symptoms noted above. Simply install our improv...
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 02:32:59 PDT
Mercedes C E CLK W203 W211 W209 Class Door Lock Actuator Spring Lock Repair Instructions Front Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Mercedes-C-E-CLK-Class-Door-Lock-Actuator-Spring-L-1/
Mercedes C E CLK W203 W211 W209 Class Door Lock Actuator Spring Lock Repair Instructions Front Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/S59Q/HWUJTF91/FIKS59QHWUJTF91.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/S59Q/HWUJTF91/FIKS59QHWUJTF91.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/S59Q/HWUJTF91/FIKS59QHWUJTF91.SMALL.jpg x8rltd Door lock bouncing up and down? Finding it increasingly difficult to lock your Mercedes?The Springs within the door lock actuator mechanisms deteriorate over time, the OEM spring is made from cheap metal which wears quickly, this wear leads to the symptoms noted above. Simply install our improv...
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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 04:50:32 PDT
Mercedes C E CLK W203 W211 W209 Class Door Lock Actuator Spring Lock Repair Instructions Rear Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Mercedes-C-E-CLK-Class-Door-Lock-Actuator-Spring-L/
Mercedes C E CLK W203 W211 W209 Class Door Lock Actuator Spring Lock Repair Instructions Rear Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/XVDH/HWRZ8OW4/FFTXVDHHWRZ8OW4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/XVDH/HWRZ8OW4/FFTXVDHHWRZ8OW4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/XVDH/HWRZ8OW4/FFTXVDHHWRZ8OW4.SMALL.jpg x8rltd Door lock bouncing up and down? Finding it increasingly difficult to lock your Mercedes?The Springs within the door lock actuator mechanisms deteriorate over time, the OEM spring is made from cheap metal which wears quickly, this wear leads to the symptoms noted above.Simply install our improved d...
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 07:00:59 PDT
Fitting our replacement door lock springs Land Rover Discovery 1 Range Rover Classic TAIL GATE http://www.instructables.com/id/Fitting-our-replacement-door-lock-springs-Land-Rov-2/
Fitting our replacement door lock springs Land Rover Discovery 1 Range Rover Classic TAIL GATE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/SPD3/HW8SZWOF/FI7SPD3HW8SZWOF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/SPD3/HW8SZWOF/FI7SPD3HW8SZWOF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/SPD3/HW8SZWOF/FI7SPD3HW8SZWOF.SMALL.jpg x8rltd Struggling to unlock your Land Rover? Turning the key and pulling the handle to open your doors? Or fed up of holding up the latch to open the doors? The poor quality springs within your door lock mechanisms wear and can even snap causing these symptoms. The springs within the door lock actuato...
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 09:36:52 PDT
Fitting our replacement door lock springs Land Rover Discovery 1 Range Rover Classic FRONT DOORS http://www.instructables.com/id/Fitting-our-replacement-door-lock-springs-Land-Rov-1/
Fitting our replacement door lock springs Land Rover Discovery 1 Range Rover Classic FRONT DOORS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/YV0Q/HW96LIU7/FPQYV0QHW96LIU7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/YV0Q/HW96LIU7/FPQYV0QHW96LIU7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/YV0Q/HW96LIU7/FPQYV0QHW96LIU7.SMALL.jpg x8rltd Struggling to unlock your Land Rover? Turning the key and pulling the handle to open your doors? Or fed up of holding up the latch to open the doors? The poor quality springs within your door lock mechanisms wear and can even snap causing these symptoms. The springs within the door lock actuato...
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 08:07:20 PDT
BMW 6 cylinder dual vanos piston seal repair fix process instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/BMW-6-cylinder-dual-vanos-piston-seal-repair-fix-p/
BMW 6 cylinder dual vanos piston seal repair fix process instructions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/JAH4/HW4OP1CU/F6WJAH4HW4OP1CU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/JAH4/HW4OP1CU/F6WJAH4HW4OP1CU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/JAH4/HW4OP1CU/F6WJAH4HW4OP1CU.SMALL.jpg x8rltd If you drive a BMW 6 cylinder vehicle 1993-2006 your Vanos (variable valve timing unit) is most likely failing. The seals fitted to the pistons within the Vanos unit wear prematurely. These seals are constructed of poor quality Buna rubber which is not suited to the elevated temperatures of their ...
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 05:12:18 PDT
BMW X5, 5 & 7 Series Air Suspension Compressor Removal http://www.instructables.com/id/BMW-X5-5-7-Series-Air-Suspension-Compressor-Remova/
BMW X5, 5 & 7 Series Air Suspension Compressor Removal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/G3WY/HTJR10I8/FPIG3WYHTJR10I8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/G3WY/HTJR10I8/FPIG3WYHTJR10I8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/G3WY/HTJR10I8/FPIG3WYHTJR10I8.SMALL.jpg x8rltd It is very common that the piston ring seal within the Wabco compressor wears down reducing compressor performance leading to noisy, slow rising or even inactive air suspension. This guide shows how to remove the compressor so that the piston ring can be replaced using our repair kit, available from...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 07:49:17 PDT
Range Rover L322 Wabco Air Suspension Compressor Removal http://www.instructables.com/id/Range-Rover-L322-Wabco-Air-Suspension-Compressor-R/
Range Rover L322 Wabco Air Suspension Compressor Removal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/8IVZ/HTIWJDTI/FFL8IVZHTIWJDTI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/8IVZ/HTIWJDTI/FFL8IVZHTIWJDTI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/8IVZ/HTIWJDTI/FFL8IVZHTIWJDTI.SMALL.jpg x8rltd It is very common that the piston ring seal within the Wabco compressor wears down reducing compressor performance leading to noisy, slow rising or even inactive air suspension. This guide shows how to remove the compressor so that the piston ring can be replaced using our repair kit, available from...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 07:35:40 PDT
Mercedes S & E Class Wabco Air Suspension Compressor Removal http://www.instructables.com/id/Mercedes-S-E-Class-Wabco-Air-Suspension-Compressor/
Mercedes S & E Class Wabco Air Suspension Compressor Removal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/TBCC/HTJR0QVS/FTLTBCCHTJR0QVS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/TBCC/HTJR0QVS/FTLTBCCHTJR0QVS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/TBCC/HTJR0QVS/FTLTBCCHTJR0QVS.SMALL.jpg x8rltd It is very common that the piston ring seal within the Wabco compressor wears down reducing compressor performance leading to noisy, slow rising or even inactive air suspension. This guide shows how to remove the compressor so that the piston ring can be replaced using our repair kit, available fr...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 07:31:03 PDT
How to Fix the ABS/Traction control light on a 04 Impala http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-the-ABSTraction-control-light-on-a-04-I/
How to Fix the ABS/Traction control light on a 04 Impala - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/1DPR/HQ8XYQQ6/FMG1DPRHQ8XYQQ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/1DPR/HQ8XYQQ6/FMG1DPRHQ8XYQQ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/1DPR/HQ8XYQQ6/FMG1DPRHQ8XYQQ6.SMALL.jpg mfrontuto This Instructable will show you how to cheaply and easily fix the ABS/TRACTION CONTROL light that comes on your car. Don't let the mechanics take your money! this is EASY and only take a few mins to fix. Things you will need Once again, as with all of my Instructables I give this warning. WARNI...
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Thu, 9 Jan 2014 21:28:18 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
Improving/Fixing My Cassette Mp3 Adaptor http://www.instructables.com/id/ImprovingFixing-My-Cassette-Mp3-Adaptor/
Improving/Fixing My Cassette Mp3 Adaptor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/K8P6/HLZGZZHK/FTMK8P6HLZGZZHK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/K8P6/HLZGZZHK/FTMK8P6HLZGZZHK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/K8P6/HLZGZZHK/FTMK8P6HLZGZZHK.SMALL.jpg Marker1024 Hello! If you have ever used one of these converters then you know they are delicate and if you or a passenger yanks it,  its pretty much game over. I was faced with a recurring problem of these things breaking, getting slammed in doors and also not being long enough so I decided to make an instruct...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 08:46:57 PDT
How to Repair a Rear Window Defroster http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-a-Rear-Window-Defroster/
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Fri, 27 Sep 2013 13:43:10 PDT
Servicing Front Brake Calipers http://www.instructables.com/id/Servicing-Front-Brake-Calipers/
Servicing Front Brake Calipers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/NKES/HLPRO53K/F0XNKESHLPRO53K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/NKES/HLPRO53K/F0XNKESHLPRO53K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/NKES/HLPRO53K/F0XNKESHLPRO53K.SMALL.jpg Popular Mechanics Brake lights in front of you flash suddenly, and for no discernible reason. You mash the brake pedal to avoid rear-ending a driver who must have suddenly remembered leaving the stove on. Your car stops, but yoru’ve swerved well into the adjacent lane, where, fortunately, an alert driver slowed and p...
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Fri, 27 Sep 2013 13:07:41 PDT
Get rid of steering wheel shake when braking. http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-rid-of-steering-wheel-shake-when-braking/
Get rid of steering wheel shake when braking. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/5HYU/HIYWWQ0R/FS45HYUHIYWWQ0R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/5HYU/HIYWWQ0R/FS45HYUHIYWWQ0R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/5HYU/HIYWWQ0R/FS45HYUHIYWWQ0R.SMALL.jpg Mrballeng There are common problems that cause your steering wheel to shake when you apply the brakes. In order from least expensive to most, they are: dry guide pins, worn brake pads, and worn rotors. It’s generally recommended if you replace the rotors, you replace the brakes, and grease the guide pins. Or...
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Sun, 14 Jul 2013 05:15:10 PDT
An easy and permanent fix for older car door seals. http://www.instructables.com/id/An-easy-and-permanent-fix-for-older-car-door-seals/
An easy and permanent fix for older car door seals. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/KCMY/HINNWYX3/FZ1KCMYHINNWYX3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/KCMY/HINNWYX3/FZ1KCMYHINNWYX3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/KCMY/HINNWYX3/FZ1KCMYHINNWYX3.SMALL.jpg Vyger      In many older cars the rubber door seals don't seal the way they should. Often the seals have pulled away from the door frame and leave gaps between the frame and the seal, almost always in the corners. This lets in cold or hot air, sometimes water and almost always excess noise. So many older ...
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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 18:35:20 PDT
Nissan Altima Input Jack Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Nissan-Altima-Input-Jack-Repair/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/W05D/HIGFBALG/FOTW05DHIGFBALG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/W05D/HIGFBALG/FOTW05DHIGFBALG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/W05D/HIGFBALG/FOTW05DHIGFBALG.SMALL.jpg rickosgood In this video, I'll show you how to save over $300 by replacing your 2008 Nissan Altima auxiliary input jack.  I've found that many owners of this model car have their input jacks break after a while, resulting in poor quality audio.  This repair will show you how to remove the old jack and replace ...
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Tue, 2 Jul 2013 10:29:44 PDT
How I fixed my 1990 BMW marker light http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-fixed-my-1990-BMW-marker-light/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/XSZL/HI3TRIXF/F63XSZLHI3TRIXF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/XSZL/HI3TRIXF/F63XSZLHI3TRIXF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/XSZL/HI3TRIXF/F63XSZLHI3TRIXF.SMALL.jpg steampsycho I broke the clip slot on the driver's side marker light of Isis (my 1990 BMW 325is), and I didn't want to buy a whole new assembly ($32+ shipping). So, I modeled the broken portion of the assembly from the passengers side clip (which is still in tact) and 3D printed it. I removed both assemblies, a...
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Mon, 1 Jul 2013 19:49:22 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/
Home Made Small Engine Gasket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/2E80/HHMI573B/F342E80HHMI573B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/2E80/HHMI573B/F342E80HHMI573B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/2E80/HHMI573B/F342E80HHMI573B.SMALL.jpg CharlesB123 If you rebuild any small engine, or even take it apart for repair, chances are you'll need to replace the gasket. You could order a new one or you could make your own. Ordering gaskets can delay any project if it doesn't fit right or can't be found. This is a quick and easy alternative. Materials...
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Sun, 9 Jun 2013 07:02:50 PDT
Ford 302 Low Oil Pressure Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Ford-302-Low-Oil-Pressure-Fix/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/T05C/HANAYLMP/FB6T05CHANAYLMP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/T05C/HANAYLMP/FB6T05CHANAYLMP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/T05C/HANAYLMP/FB6T05CHANAYLMP.SMALL.jpg NelsonStudios While I am not a *Ford Guy* even I admit that the 302V8 is one of the great motors, put in everything from trucks to Mustangs.  The achilles heel of the 302 was a drop in oil pressure as they got elderly, around 130,000 miles or so.  Such is the case of this 1990 Ford  F150.  You can add thicker oil...
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Thu, 13 Dec 2012 17:52:09 PST
How To Replace a U-Joint http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Replace-a-U-Joint/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/DWVU/HANAYLKG/FMUDWVUHANAYLKG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/DWVU/HANAYLKG/FMUDWVUHANAYLKG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/DWVU/HANAYLKG/FMUDWVUHANAYLKG.SMALL.jpg NelsonStudios U-Joints are something anyone can do themselves to save a bunch of money.  Most of the time it is an easy, straight forward and inexpensive process.  In this instructable video I take you through replacing the u-joints on the front driveline of a 4X4 Ford pickup.  You will need some stuff to do this...
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Thu, 13 Dec 2012 17:11:00 PST
Buick Instrument Panel Cluster Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Buick-Instrument-Panel-Cluster-Repair/
Buick Instrument Panel Cluster Repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/1SYC/H9T4SDAL/FOL1SYCH9T4SDAL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/1SYC/H9T4SDAL/FOL1SYCH9T4SDAL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/1SYC/H9T4SDAL/FOL1SYCH9T4SDAL.SMALL.jpg Kurt E. Clothier One day I was driving our 2001 Buick Century Custom, and I noticed that the odometer wasn't lit up. At first I thought that a bulb was out, but this instrument panel cluster (IPC) is completely digital, so there are no bulbs in those locations. The odometer/tripometer is all LED segment displays. It...
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Fri, 23 Nov 2012 15:43:15 PST
Tutorial: How to fix an ailing hydraulic jack http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-How-to-fix-an-ailing-hydraulic-jack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/8U8R/H703OOBP/FUW8U8RH703OOBP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/8U8R/H703OOBP/FUW8U8RH703OOBP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/8U8R/H703OOBP/FUW8U8RH703OOBP.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Like cars? Check out my new web site! http://nukem384.blogspot.com/ Is your hydraulic jack failing to hold your car up?  Does the jack slowly lower even when it's in the locked position?  Maybe all you need to do is refill the oil and you'll be good to go!  Learn how with this video.
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Wed, 19 Sep 2012 11:29:52 PDT
How to repair holes in your dashboard with sugru + other car hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-repair-holes-in-your-dashboard-with-sugru-/
How to repair holes in your dashboard with sugru + other car hacks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/UUSD/GSLJR3DC/FHJUUSDGSLJR3DC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/UUSD/GSLJR3DC/FHJUUSDGSLJR3DC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/UUSD/GSLJR3DC/FHJUUSDGSLJR3DC.SMALL.jpg projectsugru This is a friends 1987 2.5L Porsche 944 Turbo. A beautiful car, however, the previous owner had mounted a mobile phone holder to the dash and when he removed it, left a series of very nasty holes in the leather trim. Always up for a challenge, I offered to repair the holes using sugru. You will ne...
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Wed, 12 Oct 2011 03:33:29 PDT
Fix your car using duck tape in more ways then one!(Duct Tape) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-your-car-using-duck-tape-in-more-ways-then-one/
Fix your car using duck tape in more ways then one!(Duct Tape) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/WCTT/GGPEYEM9/FC7WCTTGGPEYEM9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/WCTT/GGPEYEM9/FC7WCTTGGPEYEM9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/WCTT/GGPEYEM9/FC7WCTTGGPEYEM9.SMALL.jpg nixmix182 Voting for the Duct Tape Tough Contest is open right now so please be sure and toss a vote my way if you enjoy my instructable! Thanks! So recently I hit a deer coming home one night. It did about $600-$800 worth of damage and I really do not have the money to pay to fix it or to even buy the parts...
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Sat, 27 Nov 2010 13:32:54 PST
How To Repair Your Renault Scenic Boot Lock Button 1999-2003 models http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Repair-Your-Renault-Scenic-Boot-Lock-Button/
How To Repair Your Renault Scenic Boot Lock Button 1999-2003 models - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/J22R/GJQEFW70/FR6J22RGJQEFW70.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/J22R/GJQEFW70/FR6J22RGJQEFW70.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/J22R/GJQEFW70/FR6J22RGJQEFW70.SMALL.jpg renaultscenicbootbuttons_2010 Your boot button has fallen out because the small rubber o ring which holds the button componant in place has worn out and broken causing the button to be ejected.  The picture shows a complete o ring on the left and a perished o ring on the right.  My soloution to this was to produce a cost effecti...
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Mon, 31 May 2010 03:46:10 PDT
Ghetto Muffler Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Ghetto-Muffler-Fix/
Ghetto Muffler Fix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/1XBR/G2HDYV3E/FRH1XBRG2HDYV3E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/1XBR/G2HDYV3E/FRH1XBRG2HDYV3E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/1XBR/G2HDYV3E/FRH1XBRG2HDYV3E.SMALL.jpg houseoexcess DISCLAIMER: Like all of my Instructables; this contains adult humor. This is what happens when your exhaust is horribly rusted (from someone parking it for long periods in wet grass….) And you bottom out on snow ruts on residential roads (cause the city you live in is stupid and too cheap to plow),...
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Tue, 8 Dec 2009 20:55:27 PST
How to open a Garmin nuvi 3xx or 6xx. (power button fix instructions too!) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-open-a-Garmin-nuvi-3xx-or-6xx-power-butto/
How to open a Garmin nuvi 3xx or 6xx. (power button fix instructions too!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/PLMA/FWMNY8KI/FQ2PLMAFWMNY8KI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/PLMA/FWMNY8KI/FQ2PLMAFWMNY8KI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/PLMA/FWMNY8KI/FQ2PLMAFWMNY8KI.SMALL.jpg vdude45 This Instructable is on how to open a Garmin nuvi GPS. We used a 650, but it is very similar for any series 3xx or 6xx. This should be helpful to anyone that wants to do anything inside a Garmin nuvi GPS device, such as fixing a broken power button.Do not forget to remove your SD card if you have on...
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Fri, 7 Aug 2009 19:23:29 PDT
Install Component http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-Broken-Fuel-Door-Cable-on-Honda-Civic-82170/
Install Component - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/UGFU/FXXPKNRP/F2OUGFUFXXPKNRP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/UGFU/FXXPKNRP/F2OUGFUFXXPKNRP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/UGFU/FXXPKNRP/F2OUGFUFXXPKNRP.SMALL.jpg a.gasior If you own a Honda Civic (or Accord) circa 2005 ('01-'05) you may eventually run into a problem with your fuel door not opening when you push the lever. This is a common issue and at least one person is trying to monopolize on it. http://fueldoorfix.com The problem is caused by wear and tare (rust /...
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Mon, 3 Aug 2009 22:03:35 PDT
Complete Headlight or Foglight Restoration: Fix dull, hazy, yellow, pitted lights http://www.instructables.com/id/HeadlightFoglight-Restoration-Fix-dull-hazy-ye/
Complete Headlight or Foglight Restoration: Fix dull, hazy, yellow, pitted lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/CBYK/FV15TS1E/F1NCBYKFV15TS1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/CBYK/FV15TS1E/F1NCBYKFV15TS1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/CBYK/FV15TS1E/F1NCBYKFV15TS1E.SMALL.jpg mannetti21 This will show you how to restore old plastic head/foglights that have become hazy, oxidated, or chipped/pitted so that they look brand new. Also, depending on how badly your headlights have deteriorated, you may notice much improved light output and better night visibility.Warning: This is for PLAS...
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Wed, 27 May 2009 09:53:31 PDT
Auto Rust Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Auto-Rust-Repair/
Auto Rust Repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/U1UQ/FUF3CH37/FEMU1UQFUF3CH37.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/U1UQ/FUF3CH37/FEMU1UQFUF3CH37.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/U1UQ/FUF3CH37/FEMU1UQFUF3CH37.SMALL.jpg sig7707 This Instructable will give you instruction on repairing minor surface rust on the exterior of your vehicle. The repair is very easy and effective over a long time. Step one. Locate the rust. This is some typical rust that will show up on your vehicle. It starts out as a small bubble. Then grows ...
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Sat, 9 May 2009 19:56:18 PDT
Fix idle and stalling problems on a jeep cj-7 or wrangler yj http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-idle-and-stalling-problems-on-a-jeep-cj-7-or-w/
Fix idle and stalling problems on a jeep cj-7 or wrangler yj - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/82CU/FSLF93R0/FIP82CUFSLF93R0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/82CU/FSLF93R0/FIP82CUFSLF93R0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/82CU/FSLF93R0/FIP82CUFSLF93R0.SMALL.jpg danlab Jeep Cj-7's and early wrangler YJ's with 4.2 liter engines came with a rather lowsy carter bbd carburetor which of goes out fo adjustment. One of the most common problems with this carburetor is an erratic idle; in extreme cases (as it was with my jeep) the vehicle will stall every time you slow dow...
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Sun, 8 Mar 2009 00:25:31 PST
How-To: Replace An Alternator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Replace-An-Alternator/
How-To: Replace An Alternator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/DQUC/FOVXOSC0/F3FDQUCFOVXOSC0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/DQUC/FOVXOSC0/F3FDQUCFOVXOSC0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/DQUC/FOVXOSC0/F3FDQUCFOVXOSC0.SMALL.jpg Toolmonger Strapped for cash this holiday season? Replacing an alternator can cost you several hundred bucks at the local repair shop, but it's one of the simplest repairs you can do at home. With a few tools and about an hour you can swap it out yourself -- and keep your dough in your pocket where it belongs....
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Mon, 22 Dec 2008 17:36:10 PST
Shifter cable cheap fix. (Specifically for Toyota AW11 MR2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Shifter-cable-cheap-fix-Specifically-for-Toyota-/
Shifter cable cheap fix. (Specifically for Toyota AW11 MR2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/5PJ9/FOD6UX5S/F035PJ9FOD6UX5S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/5PJ9/FOD6UX5S/F035PJ9FOD6UX5S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/5PJ9/FOD6UX5S/F035PJ9FOD6UX5S.SMALL.jpg erickplaystation This is how I fixed my shift cable when my links came loose. What happened was I shifted HARD out of 1st gear, and into 2nd gear. This caused my link to tear. After that happened, I couldn't sleep, and brainstormed all night about how to fix my cable (since I couldn't my car!). I was thinking of cre...
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Fri, 5 Dec 2008 12:14:32 PST
How to fix your car exhaust, without welding or power tools. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-your-car-exhaust-without-welding-or-po/
How to fix your car exhaust, without welding or power tools. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/GJ24/FKD1LRCJ/F6QGJ24FKD1LRCJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/GJ24/FKD1LRCJ/F6QGJ24FKD1LRCJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/GJ24/FKD1LRCJ/F6QGJ24FKD1LRCJ.SMALL.jpg Kiteman The old clunker's exhaust was blowing a bit, so I sealed it. Then it fell off. It had rusted right through between the catalytic converter and the silencer. "You know what you're going to have to do, don't you?", said Kitewife. "Fix it?" "No, write an Instructable!" Materials and tools. This...
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Fri, 29 Aug 2008 08:21:44 PDT
CRX Climate Control Plate Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/CRX-Climate-Control-Plate-Installation/
CRX Climate Control Plate Installation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/XOAP/FIRYG6K5/FRUXOAPFIRYG6K5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/XOAP/FIRYG6K5/FRUXOAPFIRYG6K5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/XOAP/FIRYG6K5/FRUXOAPFIRYG6K5.SMALL.jpg drdisco69 This write up covers the installation of the climate control cover as sold by Todd (CRX Toad on Honda-Tech, stang65fst on Ebay. Beware of imitations, we are the original!). It gives your broken climate control a new look without spending hundreds of dollars on a new unit. It is not intended to pr...
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Thu, 17 Jul 2008 22:20:46 PDT
Rear-View Mirror Quick Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Rear-View-Mirror-Quick-Fix/
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Fri, 7 Dec 2007 10:55:11 PST
valve grinding 4 engines http://www.instructables.com/id/valve-grinding-imprompto/
valve grinding 4 engines - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/32PD/F9AC3SMF/F5R32PDF9AC3SMF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/32PD/F9AC3SMF/F5R32PDF9AC3SMF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/32PD/F9AC3SMF/F5R32PDF9AC3SMF.SMALL.jpg buhdieboy                                               THINGS TO CONSIDER FIRST        DO YOU KNOW WHERE ALL THE TIMING MARKS ARE        DOES YOUR MOTOR HAVE A GAS TYPE CHAIN /BELT TENSIONER?        Does your head have adjustable valves          Does your head or motor have hydrolic tappets"?        Can you ...
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Fri, 30 Nov 2007 14:59:08 PST
How to Fix Rust Spots On a Car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-Rust-Spots-On-a-Car/
How to Fix Rust Spots On a Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/3XZX/ZP4EV2Z8FX3/FQE3XZXZP4EV2Z8FX3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/3XZX/ZP4EV2Z8FX3/FQE3XZXZP4EV2Z8FX3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/3XZX/ZP4EV2Z8FX3/FQE3XZXZP4EV2Z8FX3.SMALL.jpg intoon I drive a 1985 VW Golf (diesel), and it's in pretty good condition for being 21 years old. There are three spots on the front left fender that have rust on them. Someone had hit the car and the paint came off, so it became rusty. These spots are not only an eye sore, but they are sure to spread i...
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Sat, 9 Sep 2006 14:06:36 PDT