Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars - jeep http://www.instructables.com Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:21:42 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Mesh Grill Guards for a Jeep Wrangler for about $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mesh-Grill-Guards-for-a-Jeep-Wrangler-for-abou/
DIY Mesh Grill Guards for a Jeep Wrangler for about $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/MLYG/HY7TAR51/F94MLYGHY7TAR51.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/MLYG/HY7TAR51/F94MLYGHY7TAR51.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/MLYG/HY7TAR51/F94MLYGHY7TAR51.SMALL.jpg howtowrangler Mesh Grill Guards add a great look to the front of your Jeep as well as keeping bugs and small rocks out of your radiator. Rather than spending about $50 for a kit, make your own using this very cheap and easy DIY. Gather supplies What you will need:Mesh Gutter Guard 20' by 6" Available here for ...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:34:15 PDT
Fixing Jeep Death Wobble http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-Jeep-Death-Wobble/
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 06:07:28 PDT
Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Alignment http://www.instructables.com/id/Jeep-Wrangler-TJ-Alignment/
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 13:51:29 PDT
DIY Jeep Hardtop Hoist http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Jeep-Hardtop-Hoist/
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 13:51:29 PDT
15 minutes Jeep Liberty Cooling Fan Motor Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/15-minutes-Jeep-Liberty-Cooling-Fan-Motor-Replacem/
15 minutes Jeep Liberty Cooling Fan Motor Replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/HB9B/HW0G0BM1/F22HB9BHW0G0BM1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/HB9B/HW0G0BM1/F22HB9BHW0G0BM1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/HB9B/HW0G0BM1/F22HB9BHW0G0BM1.SMALL.jpg F22-Raptor In this instructable, I will show you the step to take to replace the motor that is found inside the radiator cooling fan housing, the thing right between the radiator and the engine in the engine compartment.The installation is specific to a Jeep Liberty 2003 V6 but I am sure the steps in here can ...
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 15:13:17 PDT
Jeep Liberty Roof Rails On The Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Jeep-Liberty-Roof-Rails-On-The-Cheap/
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Thu, 31 Oct 2013 12:21:56 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/
"My Jeep Needs to Vent!" or "A Little Hot Under the Hood, Eh?" - Part 1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/7LGL/HKM8MREE/FCB7LGLHKM8MREE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/7LGL/HKM8MREE/FCB7LGLHKM8MREE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/7LGL/HKM8MREE/FCB7LGLHKM8MREE.SMALL.jpg rizingf3nix This is my short DIY way of dealing with hot temperatures under the hood of my Jeep TJ.  A common problem with older model Jeeps, it can lead to premature electrical and mechanical engine component failure. (I've already burned through a couple ignition coils and it's stranded me from a failed CPS ...
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Thu, 22 Aug 2013 18:38:54 PDT
Jeep Wrangler Foot Pegs http://www.instructables.com/id/Jeep-Wrangler-Foot-Pegs/
Jeep Wrangler Foot Pegs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/HPRU/HJKBK57M/FS9HPRUHJKBK57M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/HPRU/HJKBK57M/FS9HPRUHJKBK57M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/HPRU/HJKBK57M/FS9HPRUHJKBK57M.SMALL.jpg geckits If you're a Jeeper, you know the feeling. When the top's down, the doors are off, your hand's on the gear shift, everything is right in the world. But for some of us, it isn't enough; you want to feel closer to the wind all around you. To satisfy this need, I decided to throw together some footpegs,...
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Wed, 7 Aug 2013 23:15:00 PDT
Painting a vehicle using Tractor Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-a-vehicle-using-Tractor-Paint/
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Sun, 28 Jul 2013 20:05:18 PDT
Custom Gauge Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Gauge-Mount/
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Tue, 18 Jun 2013 12:38:19 PDT
Jeep heart and Harley soul... http://www.instructables.com/id/Jeep-heart-and-Harley-soul/
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Mon, 6 May 2013 20:21:54 PDT
DIY Cargo Screen http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cargo-Screen/
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Sun, 24 Mar 2013 08:27:15 PDT
Replacing the Front Inner Axle Seals on a '99 XJ Dana 30 Axle. I made it at TechShop.™ http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-the-Front-Inner-Axle-Seals-on-a-99-XJ-D/
Replacing the Front Inner Axle Seals on a '99 XJ Dana 30 Axle. I made it at TechShop.™ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/VGCF/HCV91TWI/FYFVGCFHCV91TWI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/VGCF/HCV91TWI/FYFVGCFHCV91TWI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/VGCF/HCV91TWI/FYFVGCFHCV91TWI.SMALL.jpg Husafan After taking my comanche wheeling in Pismo Beach I noticed a small puddle gathering around the base of both my front tires. Some checking of the brakes and brake lines revealed that the actual culprit was diff fluid leaking from the ends of the axle tubes. My inner axle seals were shot. ALL WORK IN...
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Sun, 10 Feb 2013 02:05:17 PST
Fix 2006 Jeep Wrangler Automatic Transmission Linkage http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-2006-Jeep-Wrangler-Automatic-Transmission-Link/
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Sun, 6 Jan 2013 13:03:15 PST
Jeep JK Drill-less CB Mount - Cheap & Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Jeep-JK-Drill-less-CB-Mount-Cheap-Easy/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/ARV5/HAWSI5KN/FRJARV5HAWSI5KN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/ARV5/HAWSI5KN/FRJARV5HAWSI5KN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/ARV5/HAWSI5KN/FRJARV5HAWSI5KN.SMALL.jpg ejsolomo I decided that I wanted to install a CB Radio in my 2012 Jeep Wrangler JK, but I really didn't want to start drilling holes in it just yet.  In previous years (like on my old '07) there were some good pre existing fasteners that were easily accessible to just attach the CB's bracket to.  Not the cas...
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Sat, 29 Dec 2012 06:50:58 PST
Redneck Home-Made Jeep Turbocharger! http://www.instructables.com/id/Redneck-Home-Made-Jeep-Turbocharger/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/JPJ9/HANAYFL6/F7HJPJ9HANAYFL6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/JPJ9/HANAYFL6/F7HJPJ9HANAYFL6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/JPJ9/HANAYFL6/F7HJPJ9HANAYFL6.SMALL.jpg NelsonStudios I have a little, underpowered 1961 CJ5 with a 4 cylinder motor.  I always thought it would be fun to try an turbocharge it.  So starting with a junked Saab I did just that.  Be sure to watch the video and check out the description for a link to the build log.  I talk about sourcing and sizing the tu...
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Thu, 13 Dec 2012 08:41:16 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/
How to make a throttle body spacer for 1995 Jeep Cherokee - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/07EX/FDLVVJQJ/F6N07EXFDLVVJQJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/07EX/FDLVVJQJ/F6N07EXFDLVVJQJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/07EX/FDLVVJQJ/F6N07EXFDLVVJQJ.SMALL.jpg pullinsb This instructable will show you how to make a throttle body spacer that you see for $80+ for your Jeep Cherokee for less than $20 and in about 3hrs. Acquire Materials Basically the things you will need are: 1. 1" thick aluminum plate that is roughly 100mm square 2. 1/4" End Mill that is longe...
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Sat, 29 Sep 2012 20:03:37 PDT
Alinco DR135T MKIII 2 Meter Ham Rig in Jeep http://www.instructables.com/id/Alinco-DR135T-MKIII-2-Meter-Ham-Rig-in-Jeep/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/93JG/H4ZN53GM/F8593JGH4ZN53GM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/93JG/H4ZN53GM/F8593JGH4ZN53GM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/93JG/H4ZN53GM/F8593JGH4ZN53GM.SMALL.jpg stangtime This video is an unboxing as well as a home-built dash mount for the 2 meter rig.  The mounting portion is towards the end of the video but offers a very easy mounting solution. Basically the "mount" consists of only a 5"x5" metal backing plate that came off of a flat panel computer monitor.  Two t...
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Tue, 24 Jul 2012 19:09:40 PDT
Jeep Door-less Mirrors http://www.instructables.com/id/Jeep-Door-less-Mirrors/
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Sun, 3 Jun 2012 01:33:31 PDT
Aluminum Cargo Roof Basket for Jeep Liberty http://www.instructables.com/id/Aluminum-Cargo-Roof-Basket-for-Jeep-Liberty/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/01MX/H0OJ04T5/F9E01MXH0OJ04T5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/01MX/H0OJ04T5/F9E01MXH0OJ04T5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/01MX/H0OJ04T5/F9E01MXH0OJ04T5.SMALL.jpg stangtime So I bought a very lightweight aluminum cargo basket off eBay and built it today. It was missing the directions and a bunch of washers. Most likely both are sitting in a warehouse in China where the thing was manufactured. In any event, to send it back to the seller would have cost $25 and would ha...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2012 17:35:47 PDT
Ham Radio Mount Ideas for 2004 Jeep Liberty http://www.instructables.com/id/Ham-Radio-Mount-Ideas-for-2004-Jeep-Liberty/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/RQXZ/H0URC05S/F4FRQXZH0URC05S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/RQXZ/H0URC05S/F4FRQXZH0URC05S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/RQXZ/H0URC05S/F4FRQXZH0URC05S.SMALL.jpg stangtime This has been a challenge.  The dash and cabin area for a Jeep Liberty is tight when trying to neatly hang amateur radio or scanner gear.  Short of buying expensive rigs with remote heads I've come up with some ideas here.  The basic idea here was similar to a mount I built for a Mustang.  The Musta...
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Wed, 11 Apr 2012 12:15:21 PDT
jeep comanche spare tire carrier repair http://www.instructables.com/id/jeep-comanche-spare-tire-carrier-repair/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/P716/GXYIDJJL/FN8P716GXYIDJJL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/P716/GXYIDJJL/FN8P716GXYIDJJL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/P716/GXYIDJJL/FN8P716GXYIDJJL.SMALL.jpg kjemielity problem spare tire carrier wire rusted off.tire missing
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Sat, 28 Jan 2012 11:00:41 PST
Jeep Hardtop Hoist http://www.instructables.com/id/Jeep-Hardtop-Hoist-1/
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Mon, 23 Jan 2012 16:20:41 PST
Replace the window regulator in a Jeep Cherokee http://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-the-window-regulator-in-a-Jeep-Cherokee/
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Tue, 15 Nov 2011 16:35:31 PST
How to Fix or Repair a Leaky Sunroof (Quick Tip Video) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-or-Repair-a-Leaky-Sunroof-Quick-Tip-Vi/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/1LAA/GUDUND1J/F2G1LAAGUDUND1J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/1LAA/GUDUND1J/F2G1LAAGUDUND1J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/1LAA/GUDUND1J/F2G1LAAGUDUND1J.SMALL.jpg RichsMethods Does your car have a sunroof? Have you noticed water collecting inside your vehicle recently? Perhaps this video can help! This is a Quick Tip Video showing the location of your sunroof drains, and how to clean them out. There may be 2 or 4 drains,depending on your make / model, located at the corn...
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Sun, 30 Oct 2011 13:59:57 PDT
#2: How to Apply Touch Up Paint (to Almost Like New!) http://www.instructables.com/id/2-How-to-Apply-Touch-Up-Paint-to-Almost-Like-Ne/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/88AU/GUDUND0P/FD788AUGUDUND0P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/88AU/GUDUND0P/FD788AUGUDUND0P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/88AU/GUDUND0P/FD788AUGUDUND0P.SMALL.jpg RichsMethods This video includes tips and how to methods on getting rid of unsightly scratches in your automobile, but without the expensive auto-body bill. This is a follow up video to my original video, "How to Apply Touch up Paint". Thanks to viewer feedback and comments, I was able to make my car look almos...
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Sun, 30 Oct 2011 13:49:25 PDT
Jeep Trunk http://www.instructables.com/id/Jeep-Trunk/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/SE1I/GPVENRUH/FM1SE1IGPVENRUH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/SE1I/GPVENRUH/FM1SE1IGPVENRUH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/SE1I/GPVENRUH/FM1SE1IGPVENRUH.SMALL.jpg rex_altitudo I was tired of not being able to keep anything in my daily driver Jeep this summer because there was no security without the top on.  I decided to fabricate a lockable trunk.  I could have just bought a lockbox of some kind and bolted it down, but I wanted something that was custom fit for my Jeep a...
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Sun, 10 Jul 2011 17:27:39 PDT
How to Spray Paint your jeep and make an assault vehicle http://www.instructables.com/id/Ho-to-Spray-Paint-your-jeep-and-make-an-assault-ve/
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Tue, 28 Jun 2011 09:18:01 PDT
Jeep Wrangler 4 Door Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/4-door-Jeep-Wrangler-Door-Rack/
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Thu, 17 Mar 2011 19:23:02 PDT
DIY fix for Jeep Cherokee A/C Blend Door Failure http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-fix-for-Jeep-Cherokee-AC-Blend-Door-Failure/
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By: Gregmink

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Tue, 9 Nov 2010 10:05:20 PST
Jeep Replacement Mirrors - When Running With Doors Off http://www.instructables.com/id/Jeep-Replacement-Mirrors-When-Running-With-Doors/
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Thu, 2 Sep 2010 14:34:25 PDT
5$ Jeep Mirror ATTN: All Jeep owners! http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Jeep-Mirror-ATTN-All-Jeep-owners/
5$ Jeep Mirror ATTN: All Jeep owners! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/9YYH/GAA12OM9/F5O9YYHGAA12OM9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/9YYH/GAA12OM9/F5O9YYHGAA12OM9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/9YYH/GAA12OM9/F5O9YYHGAA12OM9.SMALL.jpg mntbkrguy Part of owning a jeep is the fun of taking the doors off in the summer. So I wanted some cheap mirrors for driving w/out my doors, and not get bothered by the police for not having mirrors. Unfortunately they are all 30$ and up so I thought (as usual) I can make cheaper ones that I won't be upset i...
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Mon, 14 Jun 2010 08:25:57 PDT
Free Jeep Cherokee BPEs http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Jeep-Cherokee-BPEs/
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By: hack124x768

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Wed, 8 Apr 2009 00:40:09 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
On-Board Air Compressor / Welder for vehicles http://www.instructables.com/id/On-Board-Air-Compressor-Welder-for-vehicles/
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Sun, 4 Jan 2009 20:01:17 PST
Adding Led eyes to the mack bulldog hood ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-Led-eyes-to-the-mack-bulldog-hood-ornament/
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By: Emperor Dane

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Thu, 3 Jan 2008 10:08:58 PST