Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 13 Feb 2016 09:14:54 PST BLOX v1.01 Painting ABS Plastic http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-ABS-Plastic/
Painting ABS Plastic - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/QTHF/HRPNC8UB/FGEQTHFHRPNC8UB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/QTHF/HRPNC8UB/FGEQTHFHRPNC8UB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/QTHF/HRPNC8UB/FGEQTHFHRPNC8UB.SMALL.jpg jamesh10000 I made it at TechShop! www.techshop.ws.ABS 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
Make a custom-fitted sunshade http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-custom-fitted-sunshade/
Make a custom-fitted sunshade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/DPEQ/FIKMXVNG/FCPDPEQFIKMXVNG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/DPEQ/FIKMXVNG/FCPDPEQFIKMXVNG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/DPEQ/FIKMXVNG/FCPDPEQFIKMXVNG.SMALL.jpg m32825 Tired of wrestling with your sunshade? Modify one to fit your car. As a bonus, the better it fits, the more heat it keeps out of your car! Initial fit check Lay your sunshade out flat across the outside of your windshield to get an idea of what you have to work with. If you're picking up a new...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2008 19:59:16 PDT
Change an Ignition Switch without Removing the Dashboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Change-an-Ignition-Switch-without-Removing-the-Das/
Change an Ignition Switch without Removing the Dashboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/RKAW/GTGD4CZD/F0ORKAWGTGD4CZD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/RKAW/GTGD4CZD/F0ORKAWGTGD4CZD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/RKAW/GTGD4CZD/F0ORKAWGTGD4CZD.SMALL.jpg Phil B This Instructable will show how I replaced the ignition switch in my car without removing the dashboard. In a recent Instructable I discussed problems with the instrument cluster on my 1999 Oldsmobile Alero. In that previous Instructable I had believed my ignition switch tested good and I soldered ...
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Fri, 7 Oct 2011 04:07:16 PDT
Reattaching rear vew mirror to the windshield http://www.instructables.com/id/Reattaching-rear-vew-mirror-to-the-windshield/
Reattaching rear vew mirror to the windshield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/BF9O/H4AFS4XY/F7SBF9OH4AFS4XY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/BF9O/H4AFS4XY/F7SBF9OH4AFS4XY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/BF9O/H4AFS4XY/F7SBF9OH4AFS4XY.SMALL.jpg Doctor Jazz As it always happens with old cars, some really unusual things start to brake. It's almost like all of the parts of the car are asking for retirement, while I'm forcing them to serve year after year. This time it's the rear view mirror, which came off very unexpectedly in the middle of our drive to ...
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Fri, 6 Jul 2012 23:52:32 PDT
Headlight LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Headlight-LED/
Headlight LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/FL64/IEOP1NQA/F15FL64IEOP1NQA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/FL64/IEOP1NQA/F15FL64IEOP1NQA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/FL64/IEOP1NQA/F15FL64IEOP1NQA.SMALL.jpg savan28 LED Headlight Hi guys,This is my first instructable. Sorry for any mistakes that may be done by me.In this instructable, I am going to show how to install LED strip in your headlight.It is quite simple and requires some electronic skills.The project is quite inexpensive and the materials used can be...
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Fri, 18 Sep 2015 06:46:43 PDT
How to fix cloudy headlights http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-Cloudy-Headlights/
How to fix cloudy headlights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/9M89/IK4AGLC4/F4C9M89IK4AGLC4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/9M89/IK4AGLC4/F4C9M89IK4AGLC4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/9M89/IK4AGLC4/F4C9M89IK4AGLC4.SMALL.jpg 32Tudor This instructable will walk you through refinishing your plastic headlight covers without learning how to buff plastics. Here we will use only sand paper and clear paint and achieve a renewed look to the plastic lenses on your car.You will need:1. a can of gloss clear paint2. 400 grit sandpaper3. 12...
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 17:32:24 PST
How to Replace The Brakes (Rotors/Pads) On A GMC Envoy With/For Your Dad http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Replace-The-Brakes-RotorsPads-On-A-GMC-E/
How to Replace The Brakes (Rotors/Pads) On A GMC Envoy With/For Your Dad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/W5G4/H2WEX0W4/FKLW5G4H2WEX0W4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/W5G4/H2WEX0W4/FKLW5G4H2WEX0W4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/W5G4/H2WEX0W4/FKLW5G4H2WEX0W4.SMALL.jpg Zaphod Beetlebrox This past week my Dad and I replaced both rear brakes on our Envoy, This was part of my Fathers day gift. Replacing the old worn out brakes (really noisy too) was pretty simple if you have the tools (all hand tools) and the know how (the vehicles owner maintenance book. This project took (me anyways...
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Fri, 8 Jun 2012 19:10:10 PDT
Easy Way to Customize Floor Mats for Your Car or Truck http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Way-to-Customize-Floor-Mats-for-Your-Car-or-T/
Easy Way to Customize Floor Mats for Your Car or Truck - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/6ZS5/HA4MKBD4/FDC6ZS5HA4MKBD4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/6ZS5/HA4MKBD4/FDC6ZS5HA4MKBD4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/6ZS5/HA4MKBD4/FDC6ZS5HA4MKBD4.SMALL.jpg T Hamilton Are the floor mats in your vehicle old, weathered and worn out but too expensive to replace? Do the mats buckle and slide around under your feet when you’re driving because they don’t fit properly? Maybe you just don’t like the floor mats that came with your car or truck. Or maybe you want to make a...
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Fri, 14 Dec 2012 13:26:08 PST
How to check and change a Mass Air Flow Sensor for a 1999 Subaru Forester http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-check-and-change-a-Mass-Air-Flow-Sensor-for/
How to check and change a Mass Air Flow Sensor for a 1999 Subaru Forester - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/3GLP/H74326RM/F8R3GLPH74326RM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/3GLP/H74326RM/F8R3GLPH74326RM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/3GLP/H74326RM/F8R3GLPH74326RM.SMALL.jpg matthewjosef This tutorial walks you through how I checked and changed my Mass Air Flow sensor using the tools available at TechShop San Francisco.  People usually say "I made it at TechShop!"  But I guess this really is more of a "I fixed it at TechShop!" Tools you will need: Security Torx Screwdriver set Flat...
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Mon, 1 Oct 2012 16:02:09 PDT
Leather car steering wheel and shift boot/knob http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-car-steering-wheel-and-shift-bootknob/
Leather car steering wheel and shift boot/knob - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/OXUW/FVW22WNZ/F8FOXUWFVW22WNZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/OXUW/FVW22WNZ/F8FOXUWFVW22WNZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/OXUW/FVW22WNZ/F8FOXUWFVW22WNZ.SMALL.jpg COHN Given that I drove the same car for over 10 years, certain parts are getting a little worn around the edges. For instance, my shift boot is a piece of vinyl. It's been coming apart at the seams and started to get annoyingly stiff up around the neck. I've started to look for replacement leather sh...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2009 02:30:59 PDT
How to Install LED Daytime Running Lights on Ford Fusion http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-LED-Daytime-Running-Lights-on-Ford-/
How to Install LED Daytime Running Lights on Ford Fusion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/H8BP/HX1WJF1E/FSRH8BPHX1WJF1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/H8BP/HX1WJF1E/FSRH8BPHX1WJF1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/H8BP/HX1WJF1E/FSRH8BPHX1WJF1E.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy This set of xenon white 16-LED high power LED daytime running lights for the newer 2013-up Ford Fusion (aka Ford Mondeo) that gives your car a whole new look by replacing the original fog lamp bezel or the lower bumper grille cover. It's great for both models of the Ford Fusion with or without the O...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 10:02:48 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
How to restore headlights on a budget! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-restore-headlights-on-a-budget/
How to restore headlights on a budget! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/JR3Y/H3WSA4MJ/F6WJR3YH3WSA4MJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/JR3Y/H3WSA4MJ/F6WJR3YH3WSA4MJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/JR3Y/H3WSA4MJ/F6WJR3YH3WSA4MJ.SMALL.jpg kroymander There are instructions for restoring your faded/yellowed headlights on a budget.  All you need is some 1500 and 2500 sandpaper and clear spray paint.  I found the sandpaper and some automotive clearcoat lying around at the TechShop in Menlo Park so I thought I'd give it a try and it turned out prett...
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Tue, 26 Jun 2012 13:10:07 PDT
How to change drum brakes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-change-drum-brakes/
How to change drum brakes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/HFT2/F6RHPUIL/FN5HFT2F6RHPUIL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/HFT2/F6RHPUIL/FN5HFT2F6RHPUIL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/HFT2/F6RHPUIL/FN5HFT2F6RHPUIL.SMALL.jpg Stanislaw I'm not sure how relevant this instructable will be for newer cars, but it should work for anything from the 70's. Generally speaking, I'm not a mechanic, so, I don't know the technical terms for some of the pieces located inside the rear drum of the car...so, if you know the correct term, feel free...
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Thu, 8 May 2008 16:00:12 PDT
swirl flap repair and EGR blanking on astra H 1.9 CDTI http://www.instructables.com/id/swirl-flap-repair-and-EGR-blanking-on-astra-H-19-/
swirl flap repair and EGR blanking on astra H 1.9 CDTI - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/0Q35/HH9SOARX/FZX0Q35HH9SOARX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/0Q35/HH9SOARX/FZX0Q35HH9SOARX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/0Q35/HH9SOARX/FZX0Q35HH9SOARX.SMALL.jpg hmv4u I think the first thing to state is this is not claimed to be a permanent repair-no one currently doing this mod knows how long it will last so it has to be viewed as a temp repair,that aside there are people who reckon it has lasted quite  few thousand miles so far-my own view is that im intending ...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 16:18:29 PDT
Remove Branding From Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-Branding-From-Your-Car/
Remove Branding From Your Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/EF5A/IJVRZIC4/F8TEF5AIJVRZIC4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/EF5A/IJVRZIC4/F8TEF5AIJVRZIC4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/EF5A/IJVRZIC4/F8TEF5AIJVRZIC4.SMALL.jpg J to the T I don't want this on my car!!!Also, Please vote for me for the "Before and After" contest! Thanks!!! This Isn't NASCAR In the automobile business companies mistakenly believe they can put their logos on anything we buy and we will proudly wear these billboards for free. They are wrong. Logos, ...
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 19:21:58 PST
Easy Brake Pad Change By Yourself. http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Brake-Pad-Change-By-Yourself/
Easy Brake Pad Change By Yourself. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/TMDD/HO7XFJWA/F7STMDDHO7XFJWA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/TMDD/HO7XFJWA/F7STMDDHO7XFJWA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/TMDD/HO7XFJWA/F7STMDDHO7XFJWA.SMALL.jpg ojsefg Anyone can do this. Changing the front set of brake pads on my car took less than two hours and cost just about 30$ We've all heard the telltale sound of metal screeching and grinding on metal when coming to a stop, and dreading the cost of having a mechanic or the dreaded dealer hand you an astrono...
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Sun, 24 Nov 2013 21:48:07 PST
Building a carputer http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-carputer/
Building a carputer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/BT63/H0OJ6NJU/FRSBT63H0OJ6NJU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/BT63/H0OJ6NJU/FRSBT63H0OJ6NJU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/BT63/H0OJ6NJU/FRSBT63H0OJ6NJU.SMALL.jpg Pointy **This is my first instructable, so feedback is highly appreciated!** So, you're a bit cooky and decide that building a PC in your car would be a perfectly normal idea? Great! you've got all the basics you need! All you need to do now is get creative enough to take the plunge. My idea originally s...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2012 16:15:03 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
DIY LATCH system retrofit http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LATCH-system-retrofit/
DIY LATCH system retrofit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/IMY2/FEXDF29Y/FB3IMY2FEXDF29Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/IMY2/FEXDF29Y/FB3IMY2FEXDF29Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/IMY2/FEXDF29Y/FB3IMY2FEXDF29Y.SMALL.jpg torklugnutz Cars made after 2002 have a LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren) system in place from the factory, but there aren't any kits available to retrofit older cars. My car, a 1960 Ford Fairlane 500, didn't even come with seat belts, so I decided to custom fabricate a LATCH system of my own to en...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2008 00:59:09 PDT
Replace Rear Nissan Altima Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-Rear-Nissan-Altima-Speakers/
Replace Rear Nissan Altima Speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/NAR6/H0OJ0IS2/FQ1NAR6H0OJ0IS2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/NAR6/H0OJ0IS2/FQ1NAR6H0OJ0IS2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/NAR6/H0OJ0IS2/FQ1NAR6H0OJ0IS2.SMALL.jpg sleath5 When you need to upgrade your rear 6X9 speakers in the back, there is a little trick in order to swap them out properly. Tools: 8mm socket 10mm socket Small flathead screwdriver Remove the SRS housing on both sides Using a small screwdriver, pop the SRS airbag screw cover off. Try not to scratch...
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Mon, 2 Apr 2012 17:06:47 PDT
How to Convert any In tank electric fuel pump to an external inline pump http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Hack-modify-any-In-tank-electric-fuel-pump-/
How to Convert any In tank electric fuel pump to an external inline pump - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/20XE/HWLD4Z1W/F9X20XEHWLD4Z1W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/20XE/HWLD4Z1W/F9X20XEHWLD4Z1W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/20XE/HWLD4Z1W/F9X20XEHWLD4Z1W.SMALL.jpg AndrewKFletcher Cost: £35.00This video shows how an in-tank electric fuel / diesel pump can be modified to keep the existing fuel gage / sender unit and remove the faulty intank pump, replacing it with an easy accessible in-line fuel pump.Many vehicles, including my Citroen picasso are fitted with an in-tank fuel p...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 10:53:02 PDT
How To Install Ford Focus LED Daytime Running Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-Ford-Focus-LED-Daytime-Running-Ligh/
How To Install Ford Focus LED Daytime Running Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/8LPA/I49RSA7E/FXZ8LPAI49RSA7E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/8LPA/I49RSA7E/FXZ8LPAI49RSA7E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/8LPA/I49RSA7E/FXZ8LPAI49RSA7E.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy Seems like many cars nowadays are getting the OEM fit LED daytime running light treatment, where a simple installation gives the car an OEM look without having to pay the expensive factory sticker price. These OEM style LED daytime running lamps for the Ford Focus give the car a crisp, clean look an...
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Mon, 29 Dec 2014 09:58:12 PST
How to Convert BMW 3 Series Sedan Halogen Headlight Stock Angel Eyes to LED http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Convert-BMW-3-Series-Sedan-Halogen-Headligh/
How to Convert BMW 3 Series Sedan Halogen Headlight Stock Angel Eyes to LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/L190/HVGXS8L4/FJIL190HVGXS8L4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/L190/HVGXS8L4/FJIL190HVGXS8L4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/L190/HVGXS8L4/FJIL190HVGXS8L4.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy If you have the basic trim of 2009-2001 BMW E90 3-Series sedan, you probably hate your stock dull and yellowish angel eyes a lot. Not only do you hate it, but you also cannot do anything about it because there is no such product available on the market to convert it to LED. Well, in this guide, w...
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Thu, 22 May 2014 12:08:03 PDT
Change the old Ball Joints on your truck http://www.instructables.com/id/Change-the-old-Ball-Joints-on-your-truck/
Change the old Ball Joints on your truck - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/U7FS/FUI0P0VU/FIXU7FSFUI0P0VU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/U7FS/FUI0P0VU/FIXU7FSFUI0P0VU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/U7FS/FUI0P0VU/FIXU7FSFUI0P0VU.SMALL.jpg Pkranger88 This is an instructable for changing out the ball joints on a 2002 Chevrolet S-10 Extreme. The principles presented are very similar to many other vehicles. Ever started to work on a vehicle but didn't know how to do the specific task? Couldn't find the information needed to complete your work? ...
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Wed, 13 May 2009 10:48:03 PDT
How to change the inner tie rod on a Subaru Outback http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-change-the-inner-tie-rod-on-a-Subaru-Outbac/
How to change the inner tie rod on a Subaru Outback - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/ZC9U/G8TCO7P9/FNGZC9UG8TCO7P9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/ZC9U/G8TCO7P9/FNGZC9UG8TCO7P9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/ZC9U/G8TCO7P9/FNGZC9UG8TCO7P9.SMALL.jpg ill13 ...As the title says. A national chain wanted over $250 to do this job. I did it myself in about an hour -with tools I had around the house. It should be as quick or quicker for you, if you follow this instructable. If I had had an instructable like this, I probably could have done this in 45 minute...
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Thu, 6 May 2010 10:49:41 PDT
How to make a headlight wiring relay kit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-headlight-wiring-relay-kit/
How to make a headlight wiring relay kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/YHQ8/G1M2KHWH/F4WYHQ8G1M2KHWH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/YHQ8/G1M2KHWH/F4WYHQ8G1M2KHWH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/YHQ8/G1M2KHWH/F4WYHQ8G1M2KHWH.SMALL.jpg toncezskim this is my first time to post a instructable... i just want to share my work to everyone... i hope you will like it.... Warning:::do it at your own risk better remove your negative battery connection so there will be no damage if you short your connections... things and tools that you need: t...
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Wed, 11 Nov 2009 15:25:59 PST
Cheap in-car bluetooth hands-free kit with music streaming (A2DP) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-in-car-bluetooth-hands-free-kit-with-music-s/
Cheap in-car bluetooth hands-free kit with music streaming (A2DP) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/CSB4/IEB8BA79/FQQCSB4IEB8BA79.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/CSB4/IEB8BA79/FQQCSB4IEB8BA79.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/CSB4/IEB8BA79/FQQCSB4IEB8BA79.SMALL.jpg mr-fix Optional bluetooth car kits can cost lots of $$$ at your dealers but there's a much cheaper way to have wireless hands-free kit in your vehicle that will also play music from your phone on your cars stereo system. This device supports A2DP so you can use it with Google Maps navigation, YouTube, VLC ...
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Thu, 10 Sep 2015 00:35:32 PDT
How To Convert Your Headlight Bulbs to LED http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Convert-Your-Headlight-Bulbs-to-LED/
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 10:32:12 PDT
how to bypass the amp in a 2004 impala http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-bypass-the-amp-in-a-2004-impala/
how to bypass the amp in a 2004 impala - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/IM7Q/HAFHLHGZ/FGLIM7QHAFHLHGZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/IM7Q/HAFHLHGZ/FGLIM7QHAFHLHGZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/IM7Q/HAFHLHGZ/FGLIM7QHAFHLHGZ.SMALL.jpg mfrontuto If you are like me and hate being told that something is impossible to do and you own a 2004 Chevy Impala nad your stock Radio keeps shutting itself off at random when you are driving and turns on after you shut your car off then this instructable is for you . This instructable is for people who ow...
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Tue, 11 Dec 2012 03:53:49 PST
DIY Snowman | Stop Car Windows Steaming Up http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Snowman-Stop-Car-Windows-Steaming-Up/
DIY Snowman | Stop Car Windows Steaming Up - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/7RP5/IHUWIY2Z/FPY7RP5IHUWIY2Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/7RP5/IHUWIY2Z/FPY7RP5IHUWIY2Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/7RP5/IHUWIY2Z/FPY7RP5IHUWIY2Z.SMALL.jpg vicesat I show you how to make a Snowman with a Sock, they stop Car Windows from Steaming up and low the interior Humidity. You can make to Gift someone you like, its Useful, Nice and Free. ;D Take a sock and cut like this Fill with litter sand Make one knot to close upside And a knot in the m...
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Mon, 7 Dec 2015 07:33:26 PST
Changing a Vauxhall Corsa Water Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-a-Vauxhall-Corsa-Water-Pump/
Changing a Vauxhall Corsa Water Pump - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/LV6S/HFSHVYLG/FZVLV6SHFSHVYLG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/LV6S/HFSHVYLG/FZVLV6SHFSHVYLG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/LV6S/HFSHVYLG/FZVLV6SHFSHVYLG.SMALL.jpg Scarface Claw The bearing in the water pump on my wife's car  (2002 Vauxhall Corsa C, 1.2 Ecotec engine) failed - so I decided to make this my first Instructable!  I'm keen to point out that I'm not a professional mechanic, and although this isn't the first time I've tackled a job of this nature, I'm sure there a...
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Mon, 13 May 2013 15:52:23 PDT
Install Mercedes Benz LED Illuminated Grille Emblem http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Mercedes-Benz-LED-Illuminated-Grille-Emble/
Install Mercedes Benz LED Illuminated Grille Emblem - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/T0VY/I5P7KAIV/F8GT0VYI5P7KAIV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/T0VY/I5P7KAIV/F8GT0VYI5P7KAIV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/T0VY/I5P7KAIV/F8GT0VYI5P7KAIV.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy This guide shows you how to install the LED illuminated base for the Mercedes Benz grille emblem. This LED base works perfectly with the OEM Mercedes Benz grille emblem for a sleek, new look. All you need is a tiny bit of modification for a classy, factory look. Remove the factory Mercedes Benz...
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 12:11:45 PST
Pickup Truck Sideboards/Stake Sides - Ford Super Duty http://www.instructables.com/id/Pickup-Truck-SideboardsStake-Sides/
Pickup Truck Sideboards/Stake Sides - Ford Super Duty - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/PTZU/HX503VU9/FD2PTZUHX503VU9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/PTZU/HX503VU9/FD2PTZUHX503VU9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/PTZU/HX503VU9/FD2PTZUHX503VU9.SMALL.jpg mattop1176 Wooden Stake Sides, Ford Super Duty I own a 2005 Super Duty super cab long bed, and it gets used for a diversity of purposes. I have a cap that I take on and off depending on what I'm doing, and a cool Rhino Rack for the cap that I can remove. I have often...
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 13:15:35 PDT
Repairing a car console armrest http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-a-cars-console-armrest/
Repairing a car console armrest - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/U1P8/H7ME2UNR/FHSU1P8H7ME2UNR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/U1P8/H7ME2UNR/FHSU1P8H7ME2UNR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/U1P8/H7ME2UNR/FHSU1P8H7ME2UNR.SMALL.jpg Winged Fist My wife an I recently purchased a "new" used car, and one of the defects was damaged upholstery on the armrest, which also serves as the lid for the compartment between the two fronts seats. This wasn't a deal breaker, but it was annoying enough that I set out to replace it. What I quickly found wa...
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Fri, 28 Sep 2012 14:22:29 PDT
Honda Odyssey Rear Window Motor Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Honda-Odyssey-Rear-Window-Motor-Repair/
Honda Odyssey Rear Window Motor Repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/6QJZ/HHJOC58J/F1F6QJZHHJOC58J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/6QJZ/HHJOC58J/F1F6QJZHHJOC58J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/6QJZ/HHJOC58J/F1F6QJZHHJOC58J.SMALL.jpg notsoso Honda Odysseys are notorious for having problems with the rear window motors. Fortunately they are fairly easy to repair. The problem is not the motor itself, but the connector to the motor. In this instructable I will show step by step how to remove and repair the passenger side rear window motor o...
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Mon, 3 Jun 2013 18:19:13 PDT
Changing your car's timing belt and water pump http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-your-car-s-timing-belt-and-water-pump/
Changing your car's timing belt and water pump - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/6FH2/TE0EPH678CC/FXF6FH2TE0EPH678CC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/6FH2/TE0EPH678CC/FXF6FH2TE0EPH678CC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/6FH2/TE0EPH678CC/FXF6FH2TE0EPH678CC.SMALL.jpg trebuchet03 I drive a '97 Mazda 626 - 4 cyl. Changing your timing belt is not a small task, and it will not be identical to your car (unless you drive a 4cyl 626, mx6 or ford probe with an FS series engine). I wrote this for my 626 community www.mazda626.net and I am copying things here (so some stuff might sou...
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Tue, 11 Jul 2006 00:34:28 PDT
how to build a hotrod truck in 3 easy steps http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-build-a-hotrod-truck-in-3-easy-steps/
how to build a hotrod truck in 3 easy steps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/JF6L/HSICZMSY/FADJF6LHSICZMSY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/JF6L/HSICZMSY/FADJF6LHSICZMSY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/JF6L/HSICZMSY/FADJF6LHSICZMSY.SMALL.jpg cutprogram1 In this instructable I am going to introduce you to the CUT program. Follow along as we build a hotrod from start to finish. We had some celebrity help and many, many people who volunteer to bring this idea to life. The above picture is a photo shoot of the kids and intstructors cars and bikes. p...
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Sat, 8 Mar 2014 16:25:15 PST
How to change engine oil for Saab 9-3 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-change-engine-oil-for-Saab-9-3/
How to change engine oil for Saab 9-3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/Y2MA/HD4VPRX6/FMDY2MAHD4VPRX6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/Y2MA/HD4VPRX6/FMDY2MAHD4VPRX6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/Y2MA/HD4VPRX6/FMDY2MAHD4VPRX6.SMALL.jpg kyunghoh Safety Issue If you do not have any background knowledge of repair and maintenance, please do not try yourself. This might be the most dangerous try. This also could bring more cost to repair that one mistake can make. Safety equipment such as goggles and gloves is required, and please do not wor...
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Thu, 14 Feb 2013 09:45:03 PST
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
Installing a Leveling Kit on an F150 (2004+) http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-a-Leveling-Kit-on-an-F150-2004/
Installing a Leveling Kit on an F150 (2004+) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/04FZ/GTXKGUG2/FA104FZGTXKGUG2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/04FZ/GTXKGUG2/FA104FZGTXKGUG2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/04FZ/GTXKGUG2/FA104FZGTXKGUG2.SMALL.jpg 89chube Installing a leveling kit on an F150 has its advantages and disadvantages. Lifting the front of your truck two to three inches will allow for larger tires, but will also wear out ball joints slightly quicker (this would be a good time to replace ball joints/brakes if needed). If you’re unfamiliar wi...
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Sun, 23 Oct 2011 16:53:32 PDT
Change Alternator Honda Pilot http://www.instructables.com/id/Change-Alternator-Honda-Pilot/
Change Alternator Honda Pilot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/QMB6/ICN7HA1A/FP9QMB6ICN7HA1A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/QMB6/ICN7HA1A/FP9QMB6ICN7HA1A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/QMB6/ICN7HA1A/FP9QMB6ICN7HA1A.SMALL.jpg izzyspeaks123 I am assuming that you have done all of the preliminary testing to be certain your alternator is not working. For mine it was the battery that took out the alternator. The battery failed internally in such a way that would duplicate removing the battery while the vehicle was running. This spikes the...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 15:01:07 PDT
muffle that noisy thing! http://www.instructables.com/id/muffle-that-noisy-thing/
muffle that noisy thing! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/QX6I/FI8VJHLK/FGEQX6IFI8VJHLK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/QX6I/FI8VJHLK/FGEQX6IFI8VJHLK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/QX6I/FI8VJHLK/FGEQX6IFI8VJHLK.SMALL.jpg 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
Fix off track or leaning windows http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-off-track-or-leaning-windows/
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Mon, 20 Jan 2014 14:46:50 PST
How to start your car from a cell phone via GSM relay! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-start-your-car-from-a-cell-phone-via-GSM-re/
How to start your car from a cell phone via GSM relay! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/WAMC/GH4A6AD8/F8RWAMCGH4A6AD8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/WAMC/GH4A6AD8/F8RWAMCGH4A6AD8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/WAMC/GH4A6AD8/F8RWAMCGH4A6AD8.SMALL.jpg Tetragammatron In this instructable I will show you how to start your car from your cell phone.  I already had a car starter installed in my truck years ago but the range was terrible and you had to press the button for a precise amount of time, otherwise it would just ignore it.  So instead of pressing a button a...
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Wed, 1 Dec 2010 22:04:39 PST
Reseal Your Honda Distributor http://www.instructables.com/id/Reseal-Your-Honda-Distributor/
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Thu, 14 Nov 2013 22:08:18 PST
How to make a custom seat bracket for your car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-custom-seat-bracket-for-your-car/
How to make a custom seat bracket for your car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/XGKL/H6FC1MO7/FK3XGKLH6FC1MO7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/XGKL/H6FC1MO7/FK3XGKLH6FC1MO7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/XGKL/H6FC1MO7/FK3XGKLH6FC1MO7.SMALL.jpg kroymander There are many reasons for replacing the seats in your car, ranging from spills and tears in the current seats, to full-blown race car conversions.  Whatever the reason, aftermarket seats can be pricey, and the pre-made brackets that manufacturers sell with them are pricey as well, and that's IF the...
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Sat, 1 Sep 2012 00:30:39 PDT
How to change a turn signal switch on 04+ Pontiac Grand Prix http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-change-a-turn-signal-switch-on-04-Pontiac-/
How to change a turn signal switch on 04+ Pontiac Grand Prix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/UGWY/HD4VG4IC/FUDUGWYHD4VG4IC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/UGWY/HD4VG4IC/FUDUGWYHD4VG4IC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/UGWY/HD4VG4IC/FUDUGWYHD4VG4IC.SMALL.jpg jhaslam1 So there comes a time in all cars lives when things start to break down. Most recently my 2005 Grand Prix decided to start flashing its high beams when ever it felt like it. After some basic trouble shooting, I discovered the turn signal switch was defective.  As most people do, I turned to my trus...
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Sun, 24 Feb 2013 21:08:46 PST
Extending the range of your keyless entry. http://www.instructables.com/id/Extending-the-range-of-your-keyless-entry./
Extending the range of your keyless entry. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/SPZ9/TOREV2Z7VBA/F5BSPZ9TOREV2Z7VBA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/SPZ9/TOREV2Z7VBA/F5BSPZ9TOREV2Z7VBA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/SPZ9/TOREV2Z7VBA/F5BSPZ9TOREV2Z7VBA.SMALL.jpg AgentDanny So this is my 1st instructable so CONSTRUCTIVE criticism is welcome. Anywho this site has got me looking at every day objects totally different now. I'm constantly asking myself how i can make ordinary objects better, or just make something cool. If your like me you have keyless entry on your vehicl...
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Sun, 10 Dec 2006 03:07:57 PST
How to Modify a Die-Cast Car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Modify-a-Die-Cast-Car/
How to Modify a Die-Cast Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/ZBWK/FTK89PKX/FDMZBWKFTK89PKX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/ZBWK/FTK89PKX/FDMZBWKFTK89PKX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/ZBWK/FTK89PKX/FDMZBWKFTK89PKX.SMALL.jpg 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