Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 27 Aug 2016 13:32:32 PDT BLOX v1.01 Sloppy Steering? Change the pitman arm! http://www.instructables.com/id/Sloppy-Steering-Change-the-pitman-arm/
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Mon, 7 May 2012 19:51:54 PDT
Adding an auxilary input into a Ford stereo http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-an-auxilary-input-into-a-Ford-stereo/
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Sun, 8 Aug 2010 08:38:54 PDT
Tyre bead breaking, removal & fitting. http://www.instructables.com/id/Tyre-bead-breaking-removal-fitting/
Tyre bead breaking, removal & fitting. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/H5TI/HR3EIQWU/FI8H5TIHR3EIQWU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/H5TI/HR3EIQWU/FI8H5TIHR3EIQWU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/H5TI/HR3EIQWU/FI8H5TIHR3EIQWU.SMALL.jpg rchanter For this Instructable I will show you how to break the bead on a tyre and then remove and refit it. Tools. The tools you will need are:-Tyre levers at least two but three is better.A sissor jack and handle.A valve core toolAnd a something to jack against (I'm using the back axle of a van). Gett...
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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 10:08:10 PST
Inexpensive thread chaser http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-thread-chaser/
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Tue, 29 Jun 2010 12:52:33 PDT
Windscreen Wiper Linkage Clip Repair Fitting Instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/Windscreen-Wiper-Linkage-Clip-Repair-Fitting-Instr/
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 10:20:34 PDT
How To Install LED Roof Cab Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-LED-Roof-Cab-Lights/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:41:03 PDT
10-12$ Truck Bed LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/10-12-Truck-Bed-LEDs/
10-12$ Truck Bed LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/LJSN/HPU6ZN84/FNCLJSNHPU6ZN84.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/LJSN/HPU6ZN84/FNCLJSNHPU6ZN84.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/LJSN/HPU6ZN84/FNCLJSNHPU6ZN84.SMALL.jpg guicarlorobelli After searching for an affordable truck bed light kit and finding that they are anywhere from 50-100 dollars, I decided to make my own. Gather Parts Thanks to Amazon.com, I was able to find the parts I needed to make this for around 11 dollars plus some terminal connectors and self tapping screw ...
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Mon, 30 Dec 2013 18:29:08 PST
How to install "Automotive Hood Pins" to a factory steel hood http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-install-Automotive-Hood-Pins-to-a-factory/
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Thu, 6 Oct 2011 03:20:51 PDT
How to apply carbon fiber vinyl sheet for car interior trim http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-apply-carbon-fiber-vinyl-sheet-for-car-inte/
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Tue, 9 Apr 2013 15:40:37 PDT
valve grinding 4 engines http://www.instructables.com/id/valve-grinding-imprompto/
valve grinding 4 engines - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/32PD/F9AC3SMF/F5R32PDF9AC3SMF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/32PD/F9AC3SMF/F5R32PDF9AC3SMF.SQUARE.jpg https://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
Replacing an Electric Window Regulator http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-an-Electric-Window-Regulator/
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Thu, 5 Jul 2012 19:26:10 PDT
Clutch pedal falls to floor - No More! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cltuh-pedal-falls-to-floor-No-More/
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Sun, 18 Mar 2012 20:40:59 PDT
Installing a reverse camera and monitor. http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-a-reverse-camera-and-monitor/
Installing a reverse camera and monitor. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/7H0K/I9IBM9XZ/FY87H0KI9IBM9XZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/7H0K/I9IBM9XZ/FY87H0KI9IBM9XZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/7H0K/I9IBM9XZ/FY87H0KI9IBM9XZ.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby In an effort to enhance safety, I installed a reverse camera kit on a vehicle. This vehicle already Has the beep beep type reverse sensors but being able to see will also help. Cutting a hole in the bumper. The kit came with a hole saw for the camera. Cutting the hole was extra easy. Install...
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Sun, 10 May 2015 06:18:22 PDT
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/
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Mon, 31 May 2010 03:46:10 PDT
Disk Brake Pads, Rotor, and Caliper Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Disk-Brake-Pads-Rotor-and-Caliper-Replacement/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 20:59:10 PDT
Pet Car Seat http://www.instructables.com/id/Pet-Car-Seat/
Pet Car Seat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/V099/GXBNATH7/F3PV099GXBNATH7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/V099/GXBNATH7/F3PV099GXBNATH7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/V099/GXBNATH7/F3PV099GXBNATH7.SMALL.jpg nrcoppock If you're into spoiling your pet, or if you just like to peruse the latest trends for you fur children then you have probably noticed pet car seats or booster seats. Now while you could pay 20 bucks and up for one, I have made this one for $10. You can also purchase patterns to make your own at Joan...
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Thu, 12 Jan 2012 17:12:01 PST
DIY: Immobilizer Hacking for Lost Keys or Swapped ECU http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Immobilizer-Hacking-for-Lost-Keys-or-Swapped-E/
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Mon, 7 Mar 2016 18:01:39 PST
2003 Dodge Caravan broken blend door hack - fixed mine for 2 bucks!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/2003-Dodge-Caravan-broken-blend-door-hack-fixed-mi/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 12:10:14 PDT
Fix a Cruise Control Switch--Olds Alero (and Others) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-a-Cruise-Control-Switch-Olds-Alero-and-Other/
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Mon, 6 Jun 2011 12:25:17 PDT
Adjusting Nissan Sentra Serpentine Belts http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjusting-Nissan-Sentra-Serpentine-Belts-1/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2008 14:20:49 PDT
Fixing a broken car door handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-a-broken-car-door-handle/
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 13:54:58 PDT
Repair a ball joint with a bike innertube http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-a-ball-joint-with-a-bike-innertube/
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Sat, 16 Oct 2010 17:48:32 PDT
Head Gasket Replacement on '91 Honda Civic http://www.instructables.com/id/Head-Gasket-Replacement-on-91-Honda-Civic/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2008 14:31:48 PDT
Blower Motor Resistor Thermal Fuse Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Blower-Motor-Resistor-Thermal-Fuse-Replacement/
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 23:16:48 PDT
Car polisher using drill machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-polisher-using-drill-machine/
Car polisher using drill machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/W31W/HQS50ZBZ/FAGW31WHQS50ZBZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/W31W/HQS50ZBZ/FAGW31WHQS50ZBZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/W31W/HQS50ZBZ/FAGW31WHQS50ZBZ.SMALL.jpg sandilya.anisetty Build your own car polisher using drill machine with low cost. Parts and tools needed Drill machine Sponge Synthetic rubber adhesive Dent removal stem from pops-a-dent Spray can cap screws knife Cutting the sponge Draw a circular shape on the sponge and cut it. The circular shape should be mor...
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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 00:46:52 PST
how to drift in a go kart http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-drift-in-a-go-kart/
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Thu, 29 Jul 2010 08:14:02 PDT
2004 Honda Odyssey Cupholder Tray Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/2004-Honda-Odyssey-Cupholder-Tray-Mod/
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Fri, 7 Mar 2008 11:43:09 PST
Waste Vegetable Oil Conversion for Diesel Bus http://www.instructables.com/id/Biotour.org-Waste-Vegetable-Oil-Conversion-Diesel-/
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Mon, 6 Aug 2007 23:23:26 PDT
Car Bumper Quick Release Fasteners Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Bumper-Quick-Release-Fasteners-Installation/
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 11:38:59 PDT
How to change a headlight on Mk 1 (face-lift) Ford Focus http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-change-a-headlight-on-Mk-1-face-lift-Ford-F/
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 03:44:43 PST
2006 Saturn Ion CV Axle Removal http://www.instructables.com/id/2006-Saturn-Ion-CV-Axle-Removal/
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Wed, 11 Sep 2013 15:36:40 PDT
Servicing Front Brake Calipers http://www.instructables.com/id/Servicing-Front-Brake-Calipers/
Servicing Front Brake Calipers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/NKES/HLPRO53K/F0XNKESHLPRO53K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/NKES/HLPRO53K/F0XNKESHLPRO53K.SQUARE.jpg https://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
DIY LED DRL (Low cost and No-Drill approach) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-DRL-Low-cost-and-No-Drill-approach/
DIY LED DRL (Low cost and No-Drill approach) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/C4IJ/I2KSIYJP/F4UC4IJI2KSIYJP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/C4IJ/I2KSIYJP/F4UC4IJI2KSIYJP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/C4IJ/I2KSIYJP/F4UC4IJI2KSIYJP.SMALL.jpg bhvm Zoom! There goes an Audi With Gleaming Pearls of LEDs called as DRLs or Daytime Running Lamps. You stand in awe, jaw dropped, Eyes popped. What a wonderful beast !!With this easy to follow guide, You can get the LED DRL look of Expensive Cars like Audi, BMW, Merc at a Fraction of Cost on Any sort of...
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 09:08:57 PST
Replacing a Car Convertible Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-a-Car-Convertible-Top/
Replacing a Car Convertible Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/UPF3/H8TTNSBS/FVCUPF3H8TTNSBS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/UPF3/H8TTNSBS/FVCUPF3H8TTNSBS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/UPF3/H8TTNSBS/FVCUPF3H8TTNSBS.SMALL.jpg AnubisAndIsis One of the things we love most about living in San Diego is the temperate climate, which demands a convertible. The awesomeness of cruising around with the top down is priceless, and we picked up a great deal on a '98 Cabrio. Like most used cars, it had a couple signs of use - the worst sign of wea...
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Sun, 28 Oct 2012 16:20:41 PDT
Swap out your car stereo(s) http://www.instructables.com/id/Swap-out-your-car-stereos/
Swap out your car stereo(s) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/LGKT/FB7FC4GX/FU6LGKTFB7FC4GX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/LGKT/FB7FC4GX/FU6LGKTFB7FC4GX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/LGKT/FB7FC4GX/FU6LGKTFB7FC4GX.SMALL.jpg Patrik I was going to call this instructable "Stereo Echo Head Transplant"... here's how I swapped the CD/radio/cassette head unit (head transplant - get it?) from my Toyota Echo with the crappy radio-only head unit from Carla's car. She had been asking for a new car stereo for a while, problem was that s...
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Mon, 14 Jan 2008 03:51:53 PST
Caprice Classic (1996) digital speedometer fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Caprice-Classic-1996-digital-speedometer-fix/
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Tue, 15 May 2012 04:11:17 PDT
Custom FG Falcon Mk1 Upper Grill Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-FG-Falcon-Mk1-Upper-Grill-Mod/
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 04:25:48 PST
Fitting a leisure battery to a Mazda Bongo http://www.instructables.com/id/Fitting-a-leisure-battery-to-a-Mazda-Bongo/
Fitting a leisure battery to a Mazda Bongo - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/KAYV/F0FI39RI/FLJKAYVF0FI39RI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/KAYV/F0FI39RI/FLJKAYVF0FI39RI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/KAYV/F0FI39RI/FLJKAYVF0FI39RI.SMALL.jpg corblimey If you want to use your Bongo as a camper van then it's a good idea to fit a second battery to run your interior lights, radio and camping junk from. Using a simple split charging system you can insure that you don't run you main starter battery down whilst being able to charge your leisure battery...
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Fri, 13 Apr 2007 07:31:18 PDT
Simple tip to improve a car's air conditioning performance. http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-tip-to-improve-a-car-air-conditioning-perfo/
Simple tip to improve a car's air conditioning performance. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/BAV4/IAP6XV9Y/FUYBAV4IAP6XV9Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/BAV4/IAP6XV9Y/FUYBAV4IAP6XV9Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/BAV4/IAP6XV9Y/FUYBAV4IAP6XV9Y.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Ever notice on all cars there is a temperature setting? What this does is control the on time for the AC compressor and also the flow of hot engine coolant into the heater core located in the dash. An interesting fact of thermal flow is that even with the temperature set at the lowest and the flow v...
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Sun, 17 May 2015 07:21:07 PDT
How To Rice: Stickerbomb! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Rice-Stickerbomb/
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 18:28:47 PDT
How to Replace the Rear Transfer Case Tailshaft Seal on a Full-Size Chevy Blazer, Chevy Truck, GMC Jimmy or GMC Truck http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Replace-the-Rear-Transfer-Case-Tailshaft-Se/
How to Replace the Rear Transfer Case Tailshaft Seal on a Full-Size Chevy Blazer, Chevy Truck, GMC Jimmy or GMC Truck - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/7CQM/HLPSB8I3/FR27CQMHLPSB8I3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/7CQM/HLPSB8I3/FR27CQMHLPSB8I3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/7CQM/HLPSB8I3/FR27CQMHLPSB8I3.SMALL.jpg 1ATony 1A Auto shows you how to repair, fix, change or replace a rear transmission transfer case seal. This video is applicable to full-size Chevy Blazer, Chevy Truck, GMC Jimmy Or GMC Truck models. The actual vehicle shown is a 1986 GMC Jimmy. You will first learn how to remove your existing transfer case...
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Wed, 18 Sep 2013 12:15:01 PDT
How to push start a car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-push-start-a-car-2/
How to push start a car - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/BG2U/FJIVQWIA/F8BBG2UFJIVQWIA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/BG2U/FJIVQWIA/F8BBG2UFJIVQWIA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/BG2U/FJIVQWIA/F8BBG2UFJIVQWIA.SMALL.jpg bigboy_of_manila If your car wont start because of your drained battery, don't worry because all you need is two or more pair of hands.... lol! This instructable applies only to manual transmission vehicles. Placing Gear Put your gear on second shift (2nd gear), your left foot full step on the clutch, right foot...
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Tue, 5 Aug 2008 23:34:00 PDT
Truck, on board air compresor & tank, http://www.instructables.com/id/Truck-on-board-air-compresor-tank/
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Thu, 15 Sep 2011 10:57:22 PDT
Lexus RX300 Aux In http://www.instructables.com/id/Lexus-RX300-Aux-In/
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Sat, 5 Nov 2011 14:38:50 PDT
Building a Ledge Vardo http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Ledge-Vardo/
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:49:55 PDT
How to jump start a car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-jump-start-a-car/
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Sat, 16 Jun 2007 07:19:54 PDT
Volkswagen Bus Camper Curtains http://www.instructables.com/id/Volkswagen-Bus-Camper-Curtains/
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Wed, 25 Jun 2008 09:54:09 PDT
DIY J1772 EVSE http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-J1772-EVSE/
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Mon, 5 Mar 2012 09:11:25 PST
How to Parallel Park a Car: Steps via Individual Pictures AND Videos http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Parallel-Park-a-Car-Steps-via-Individual-Pi/
How to Parallel Park a Car: Steps via Individual Pictures AND Videos - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/4DZ4/HO7XFF3R/F8K4DZ4HO7XFF3R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/4DZ4/HO7XFF3R/F8K4DZ4HO7XFF3R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/4DZ4/HO7XFF3R/F8K4DZ4HO7XFF3R.SMALL.jpg jmolna1 **Note** There are SEVERAL Steps (so please don't forget to hit Next at the bottom). Videos are able to be seen at the end ! It is usually best to teach a new driver how to parallel park using 2 orange caution cones that represent the ends of 2 separate parked cars. You then park in between the con...
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Sun, 24 Nov 2013 17:44:59 PST
How to Plasti Dip Car Rims http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Plasti-Dip-Car-Rims/
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Tue, 15 Sep 2015 11:18:19 PDT