Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars - paint Sat, 30 Aug 2014 11:40:04 PDT BLOX v1.01 Fauxtina
Fauxtina - More DIY How To Projects]]> camarko My trucks' been showing her age lately- with 150k on the odometer, a mismatched replacement bed, and rust on the suicide doors, she was looking pretty sad. Even though she's a good truck, she's fourteen years old and as a full time student (= more money out than in), I simply can't afford to do a r...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 06:06:55 PDT
SCOOBY DOO VAN - More DIY How To Projects]]> D0c Trasformation in to Scooby Doo Van. forget all your super cars for getting cool attention! This mystery machine van was about to end up in the scrap heap and was originally saved from that fate as it was going to be used as a play house for kids toys, The vehicle was suitable due to its compact ...
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 05:12:16 PDT
Flexidip your Rims
Flexidip your Rims - More DIY How To Projects]]> rochassassin I'm 15 and a half, so i will be getting my divers license soon.My dad and i just recently swapped every thing from a 93 Geo Prizm that was in a accident but had a good engine and interior into a 95 Geo Prizm with a engine knock and bad interior. Now it is time to restore the rims. Why I did it M...
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 23:22:32 PDT
how to refurbish car rims
how to refurbish car rims - More DIY How To Projects]]> bridley16 My wheels were looking dull and used and one of them had made contact with corrosive chemicals, I decided it was time to refurbish them and make them look like new again.Things you will need: a carprimercolored paintclear coatsandpaperalloy repair (optional)jack standTime: 4 hours per wheelOk now th...
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Tue, 27 May 2014 17:40:51 PDT
How to Powder Coat Aluminum Wheels - TechShop
How to Powder Coat Aluminum Wheels - TechShop - More DIY How To Projects]]> kmagnuson I made it at the TechShop, well.. I powder coated it there. This is a "How-to" guide including step by step directions on How to Powder Coat Aluminum Wheels. Powder coating cannot be performed without having access to the proper equipment, but if you do it makes an excellent alternative to painting ...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 02:38:52 PDT
S10 Blazer Upgrades Part 1 - Rims
S10 Blazer Upgrades Part 1 - Rims - More DIY How To Projects]]> MikeMosher Doing some improvements on my trusty old little blazer. First step painting my corroded aluminum rims. Some of this work was done at Techshop. Taking Off The Tires and Rims While doing the ball joints on my truck, I decided to paint my rims, the first step was removing the...
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 09:28:49 PDT
Painting ABS Plastic
Painting ABS Plastic - More DIY How To Projects]]> jamesh10000 I made it at TechShop! is only available in a couple of colors. This is how you can paint it to whatever color you want. Prep Many sources suggest scuffing the smooth side with steel wool or sandpaper, you may want to do that but I had good results without it. I did wash the p...
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 20:30:36 PST
$30 Fiero Paint Job rjkorn I picked up this Fiero pretty cheap but it needed a windshield and plenty of bodywork. The A pillars were damaged from the tree that broke the windshield. After a couple of weeks and some fiberglass and Bondo I had it smooth but it needed some paint. I had read many articles about roller paint ...
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 14:05:51 PST
LEARNING ABOUT THE LAND ROVER SERIES 1 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
How To Paint Car Yourself At Home ! Oriki
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Thu, 5 Sep 2013 08:08:26 PDT
Painting a vehicle using Tractor Paint
Painting a vehicle using Tractor Paint - More DIY How To Projects]]> sam24th So some of you guys may have seen my previous tutorial on how to spraypaint a jeep using krylon paint and make a zombie assault vehicle, well I'm back and pleased to present you guys with a new tutorial on how to use tractor and implement paint for a good budget paintjob that will hold up much bette...
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Sun, 28 Jul 2013 20:05:18 PDT
How to Paint Your Valve Cover
How to Paint Your Valve Cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> jrdnwaters Painting your valve cover is a fun and artistic way to express yourself through your vehicle and really make the engine bay pop. People do it for fun and to improve their cars, and with a little instruction in an hour or two you can do your own! If you don’t know, the valve cover is the aluminum pla...
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Wed, 5 Dec 2012 08:05:11 PST
How to Spraypaint Your Rims
How to Spraypaint Your Rims - More DIY How To Projects]]> vannes80 This instrucatble will explain the detailed instructions to spraypainting your vehicle's rims the color you desire. Included is all the necesary preparation, as well as execution and clean-up. Preparation Make sure the weather is nice. Temperature should be between 60 and 80 degrees with minima...
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Wed, 17 Oct 2012 17:38:23 PDT
Plasti Dip on the Grille
Plasti Dip on the Grille - More DIY How To Projects]]> eed1018 This is my first Instructable, so bear with me. I recently found out of a wonderful material, called Plasti Dip.  Its available most places, but i picked mine up at a Lowe's close to my hometown. I think this stuff is cool and I'll definitely be doing some more stuff with it later on, so stay tuned...
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Wed, 5 Sep 2012 14:39:10 PDT
How to Fix Rust Around Your Wheel Wells
How to Fix Rust Around Your Wheel Wells - More DIY How To Projects]]> zipzapper859 Hello. This is more of account of how I got rid of/ hidden/ covered up the rust on a 1996 Toyota Camry. The rust was around the wheel wells on both of the rear wheel wells. This is the first time I have done anything like this. I have never used Bondo, I have removed rust and some minor metal work...
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Mon, 30 Apr 2012 15:43:55 PDT
Car Door Warning Color
Car Door Warning Color - More DIY How To Projects]]> milesfromneihu This is a simple 'Ible about using color to increase automobile safety. Where I live, traffic is dense. We have a plethora of motorized vehicles in a relatively small area, from big trucks on down to scooters. We have a lot of narrow streets and alleys too. Also, here in Taiwan we enjoy a high perc...
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Mon, 6 Feb 2012 05:18:35 PST
Paint your own car for under $200 (or how I learned to love Rustoleum)
Paint your own car for under $200 (or how I learned to love Rustoleum) - More DIY How To Projects]]> hirod3 I have a 1971 VW Westfalia camper bus. It was in bad need of a paint job when I got it. Someone had painted it with what I believe to be house paint. No bueno :( I decided I had to take care of it. I figured I would do it cheaply, but I wanted it to not be an embarassment either. The reason I was so...
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Fri, 30 Dec 2011 09:46:48 PST
#2: How to Apply Touch Up Paint (to Almost Like New!) 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
How to airbrush Sexy Girls AirbrushTricks This is how to airbrush sexy girls.
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Sat, 1 Oct 2011 17:08:35 PDT
Car rims paint biomech75
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Fri, 9 Sep 2011 07:19:26 PDT
Intro - More DIY How To Projects]]> sco_oter Today I am going to paint my new cowl hood because I have no money and I'm too cheap to have maaco do it. I used 5 cans of white and 3 cans of clear. What you need What you will need: 5 cans of gloss white spray paint (I used .96 walmart paint but the $4 stuff is better) 3 or more cans of gloss ...
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Thu, 7 Jul 2011 08:17:38 PDT
cool C02 car instruct39 this is just a neat C02 car that i made for my intro to transportation class before the summer. it should have been sanded a little better before i spray-painted it. everbody was thinning theirs out in the middle so i did the complete oppostie and drilled the middle of mine out! unfortunately the fr...
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Fri, 24 Jun 2011 13:51:16 PDT
Paint your rims cheap!
Paint your rims cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> willdeh2 In this Instructable I will show you how to give your ride a facelift by painting your rusty or chipping rims.  I've done this on 3 of my cars now and I've learned that it takes a good deal of patience and prep-work.  I was sick of my Subaru looking like a grocery getter, so I picked a nice gloss b...
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Thu, 24 Feb 2011 15:42:20 PST
How to Modify a Die-Cast Car
How to Modify a Die-Cast Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> pmet This instructable covers how to take an ordinary die-cast car and modify it using basic tools. It will cover how to properly repaint it, add a carbon-fiber hood, add a carbon-fiber splitter, as well as create a carbon-fiber spoiler. This is my first instructable, and I hope you all like it. Make sur...
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Sat, 18 Apr 2009 05:49:53 PDT
Remove and Repair License Plate Bracket Holes in your Bumper!
Remove and Repair License Plate Bracket Holes in your Bumper! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Cush If you buy your new car off the lot, or you purchase a used car in a state that requires front license plate tags, and your home state doesn't, you'll often find that the dealer or previous owner required that a front license plate bracket be installed.While the need for these is perfectly understoo...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2009 22:30:22 PDT
How To Paint Your Valve Cover
How To Paint Your Valve Cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> gtkid2002 I've had this idea for a while, and I figured I might as well get started. I'm going to show you how to paint your valve cover. I'm doing this on a 1989 Honda Prelude 4WS Si and on a 1995 Honda Accord EX VTEC. *NOTE* Please let me know if I missed anything. I'll add it in as soon as I know about it...
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Thu, 27 Nov 2008 16:29:05 PST
Car Mods Lego man Everyone wants a car that defines themselves (or at least some of us do). That is why some people modify or hack their cars. Here are just a select few Instructables on car mods and hacks.They can be as helpful as seeing the dashboard gauges better, or as cool as converting a car to an electric gree...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2008 11:11:39 PST
muffle that noisy thing!
muffle that noisy thing! - More DIY How To Projects]]> somebullcrap this instructable will show you how to make a quieter muffler for your go kart .or any other noisy contraption you have tools and materials i'll start with safety .which is where we should all start -SAFETY EQUIPMENT- -welding mask -welding gloves -welding leathers -leather work gloves -safe...
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Fri, 4 Jul 2008 19:42:03 PDT
Customize Your Matchbox Cars
Customize Your Matchbox Cars - More DIY How To Projects]]> ultrauber This shows how to take an ordinary cheap matchbox car and mod it to beat hell out of its old self. They drift really well, too. Please, rate if you like it. What You Need This is one of very few instructables that doesn't really require anything advanced. No soldering, no drilling, no hot glui...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2008 18:55:58 PDT
Paint Your Car With Rustoleum
Paint Your Car With Rustoleum - More DIY How To Projects]]> DrSimons Do you have a fun car that you just KNOW will go faster with a brand new paint job?This method is based on the idea of using a foam paint roller to put many layers of Rustoleum on your car. Except, I used a professional airgun and only 2 coats. The result? Pretty dang good, for the money.Why?So why ...
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Tue, 6 Nov 2007 09:50:49 PST
How to Fix Rust Spots On a Car
How to Fix Rust Spots On a Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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