Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 27 Jul 2017 20:16:38 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Reset Oil Life: Honda CR-V 2002-2007 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Reset-Oil-Life-Honda-CR-V-2002-2007/
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 11:16:30 PDT
Dash mount for GPS http://www.instructables.com/id/Dash-mount-for-GPS/
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Sun, 11 Feb 2007 21:52:06 PST
HOW TO CLEAN YOUR CAR HEADLIGHT LENS http://www.instructables.com/id/CAR-HEADLIGHTS-LENS-SOLUTION/
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Wed, 20 Oct 2010 20:54:44 PDT
DIY Sports Car LED headlights http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-yourself-Powerful-LED-Off-road-lights-headli/
DIY Sports Car LED headlights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/MFYC/G5W7QUKY/F8DMFYCG5W7QUKY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/MFYC/G5W7QUKY/F8DMFYCG5W7QUKY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/MFYC/G5W7QUKY/F8DMFYCG5W7QUKY.SMALL.jpg bhvm So thats my SUV. Beautiful, Is'nt it? Especially with all the decals and Art I've made. (Did I hear someone requesting an Instructable for such Decals? ha ha) Notice those big round headlights? Good to look at, But not good to look With! Onto the next page...   What to Do? Am I going to sit her...
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Sun, 21 Feb 2010 02:54:16 PST
Hide-A-Key http://www.instructables.com/id/Hide-A-Key/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2008 11:39:16 PDT
Crystal clear headlight fix for plastic http://www.instructables.com/id/Crystal-clear-headlight-fix-for-plastic/
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 07:20:16 PDT
simple in-line fuse for your car... or any 12 volt system. http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-in-line-fuse-for-your-car-or-any-12-volt/
simple in-line fuse for your car... or any 12 volt system. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/K657/HGU2E9QJ/FTTK657HGU2E9QJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/K657/HGU2E9QJ/FTTK657HGU2E9QJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/K657/HGU2E9QJ/FTTK657HGU2E9QJ.SMALL.jpg zomfibame I had not intended on making an instructable when I started doing this but since I'd documented a few things I figured why not share the info.      I recently bought a 14 year old SUV. A Mitsubishi Montero. Most of the electrical on this old thing had been damaged and or hacked into long before I go...
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Mon, 20 May 2013 00:39:06 PDT
Repair Manual Window Regulator http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Window-Regulator-Honda-Civic-Toyota-Camry/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 17:19:31 PDT
Aftermarket Gear shift knob http://www.instructables.com/id/Aftermarket-Gear-shift-knob/
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Mon, 23 Apr 2012 15:05:33 PDT
BMW EGR Valve Stainless Steel Removal Bypass Delete Blanking Kit Install Instruction Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/BMW-EGR-Stainless-Steel-Removal-Bypass-Blanking-Ki/
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 07:24:52 PDT
Replace Fanbelt with Pantyhose! http://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-Fanbelt-with-Pantyhose!/
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Wed, 20 Jun 2007 15:18:59 PDT
Check Your Check Engine Light Yourself! http://www.instructables.com/id/Check-Your-Check-Engine-Light-Yourself/
Check Your Check Engine Light Yourself! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/QX90/IDUQU0SS/FC6QX90IDUQU0SS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/QX90/IDUQU0SS/FC6QX90IDUQU0SS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/QX90/IDUQU0SS/FC6QX90IDUQU0SS.SMALL.jpg hfb Ever had that horrible feeling when your check engine light (CEL) comes on while you're driving? I have! The thought that it will cost upwards of $100 to have the dealer or other shops diagnose your vehicle is enough to turn a good day bad.I'm a huge fan of the KISS principle. Keep It Simple Stup#%....
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 04:47:55 PDT
DIY Puddle Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Puddle-Lights/
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Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:58:59 PST
How to Clean the Inside of a Headlight http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Clean-the-Inside-of-a-Headlight/
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Sun, 28 May 2017 13:33:36 PDT
Replacing a broken auto antenna http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-a-broken-auto-antenna/
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Sat, 1 Sep 2007 14:46:59 PDT
Candy Paint for a Show Car Finish http://www.instructables.com/id/Candy-Paint-for-a-Show-Car-Finish/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:46:55 PDT
Wiring my Car Air Conditioner for MAXIMUM Cooling! http://www.instructables.com/id/Wiring-my-Car-AC-for-MAXIMUM-Cooling/
Wiring my Car Air Conditioner for MAXIMUM Cooling! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/Y2AJ/IDH7Q078/F1RY2AJIDH7Q078.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/Y2AJ/IDH7Q078/F1RY2AJIDH7Q078.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/Y2AJ/IDH7Q078/F1RY2AJIDH7Q078.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby The air conditioning system in my 1999 civic is in great shape EXCEPT the OEM controller cycles the compressor a bit too often (not rapidly in the cases of low or high refrigerant pressures). I live in a hot climate and AC compressors should not be cycling often. They should be ON more often than OF...
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 11:39:27 PDT
DIY LED Car Grille Glow Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Car-Grille-Glow-Lights/
DIY LED Car Grille Glow Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/C802/HOSLKO86/FYTC802HOSLKO86.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/C802/HOSLKO86/FYTC802HOSLKO86.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/C802/HOSLKO86/FYTC802HOSLKO86.SMALL.jpg bhvm You've seen in Sci-FI, games and on TV. Beautiful and powerful cars zipping past you, charismatic LEDs glowing and Shining. Dream? Not Anymore! With my Easy to follow Instructable, now add Dazzling LED Grille lights quick and cheap. Whole project costs near 250 Rupees (5 dollars) Next page please. ...
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 21:46:58 PST
Replacing Chevrolet Lower Intake Manifold Gasket http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-Chevrolet-Lower-Intake-Manifold-Gasket/
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Sun, 15 Sep 2013 07:30:08 PDT
Corrosion off a Car Battery. http://www.instructables.com/id/Corrosion-off-a-Car-Battery./
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Wed, 25 Jul 2007 12:54:07 PDT
Eaton Gen V M90 Swap on L67 http://www.instructables.com/id/Eaton-Gen-V-M90-Swap-on-L67/
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 19:33:02 PST
Holistic Automotive Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Holistic-Automotive-Survival-Kit/
Holistic Automotive Survival Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/1EGD/IEGXRESZ/FXR1EGDIEGXRESZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/1EGD/IEGXRESZ/FXR1EGDIEGXRESZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/1EGD/IEGXRESZ/FXR1EGDIEGXRESZ.SMALL.jpg bjkayani I have been driving for some time now and I am not talking about a trip on the weekends or a 15 minute drive. I drive almost 3 hours daily, 7 days a week. I spend most of my day away from home and only thing I can rely on is my car. I need my car to have all the things I may need in any kind of situ...
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Sat, 12 Sep 2015 20:16:24 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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/S59Q/HWUJTF91/FIKS59QHWUJTF91.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/S59Q/HWUJTF91/FIKS59QHWUJTF91.SQUARE.jpg https://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
Splitting an auto ball joint taper http://www.instructables.com/id/Splitting-an-auto-ball-joint-taper/
Splitting an auto ball joint taper - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/7415/F6B7SWDB/FWR7415F6B7SWDB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/7415/F6B7SWDB/FWR7415F6B7SWDB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/7415/F6B7SWDB/FWR7415F6B7SWDB.SMALL.jpg markocosic This instructable shows the easy way to split/break the taper on an automotive style steering/suspension balljoint without using special tools. Good for tapers into steel or cast iron forgings/housings where access is reasonable. Not suitable for use on aluminium castings or delicate vehicles! Sp...
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Tue, 11 Sep 2007 22:22:52 PDT
Replacing a tailgate on a Ford F-150 http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-a-tailgate-on-a-Ford-F-150/
Replacing a tailgate on a Ford F-150 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/SA8Z/GEI92N0O/F0RSA8ZGEI92N0O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/SA8Z/GEI92N0O/F0RSA8ZGEI92N0O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/SA8Z/GEI92N0O/F0RSA8ZGEI92N0O.SMALL.jpg gdhenson A while back I let my wife use my truck to drive to Iowa to get some used baby furniture from a friend. I sent her with some tie down straps, tarps and bungee cords to tie down and cover the furniture on the 6 hour drive home. Needless to say, one of the bungee cords that was attached to the tarp ca...
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Sat, 25 Sep 2010 21:00:58 PDT
How to remove MAZDA 5 seats http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-remove-MAZDA-5-seats/
How to remove MAZDA 5 seats - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/K5TU/GHYL6OK1/FWJK5TUGHYL6OK1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/K5TU/GHYL6OK1/FWJK5TUGHYL6OK1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/K5TU/GHYL6OK1/FWJK5TUGHYL6OK1.SMALL.jpg Miauriel181 Hello!!        This is my first instructable so bear with me please. For this instructable you will need: 1x socket wrench 1x 14mm ( 9/16 ) Socket 1x slotted screwdriver And maybe someone else to help you take the seats out because the middle seats weigh 50lbs each! Identify and Remove bolt co...
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Tue, 21 Dec 2010 11:09:29 PST
Saab 900 SE Turbo Water Pump Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Saab-900-Water-Pump-Replacement/
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Sun, 14 Feb 2010 11:32:08 PST
Painting Car Headlights http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-Car-Headlights/
Painting Car Headlights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/1MI9/HAQ38Z09/FM31MI9HAQ38Z09.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/1MI9/HAQ38Z09/FM31MI9HAQ38Z09.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/1MI9/HAQ38Z09/FM31MI9HAQ38Z09.SMALL.jpg Sonata85 Normal 0 MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 :) TAKE YOUR TIME, BE PATIENT, AND DON'T RUSH :) Here's another "mod" for automobiles/vans/trucks etc. While not very difficult, it requires a lot of patience to get it to look right, BUT you can save a lot of money...
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Sat, 22 Dec 2012 11:44:22 PST
How to Remove and Install a Door Panel on a 1993-2010 Ford Ranger Truck http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Remove-and-Install-a-Door-Panel-on-a-1993-2/
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Tue, 13 Aug 2013 10:01:00 PDT
Remove BMW phone Cradle http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-BMW-phone-Cradle/
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 09:49:36 PST
Install Aftermarket Radio in 2002 Toyota Corolla http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Aftermarket-Radio-in-2002-Toyota-Corolla/
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Tue, 6 May 2014 10:12:52 PDT
DiY Custom Fit Car SunShade http://www.instructables.com/id/DiY-Custom-Fit-Car-SunShade/
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Mon, 29 Jul 2013 23:33:33 PDT
How to remove the front of a smart car to replace headlights headlamps bulbs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-remove-the-front-of-a-smart-car-to-replace-/
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Sat, 5 Feb 2011 11:16:56 PST
Popup headlight wink with arduino and relay board featuring my miata. http://www.instructables.com/id/Popup-headlight-wink-with-arduino-and-relay-board-/
Popup headlight wink with arduino and relay board featuring my miata. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/4WHD/ICLRZT2W/FQ74WHDICLRZT2W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/4WHD/ICLRZT2W/FQ74WHDICLRZT2W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/4WHD/ICLRZT2W/FQ74WHDICLRZT2W.SMALL.jpg curly686 wiring up switches to make miata headlights wink is a pain, dont worry this is slightly less painful.my goal of this project was to make the headlights wink or do other things using the factory switch. i thought it would be way cooler to make it look stock as possible but actually do more than stock...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:41:53 PDT
Run Your Car on Hydrogen from Aluminum Soda Cans and Lye http://www.instructables.com/id/Run-Your-Car-on-Hydrogen-from-Aluminum-Soda-Cans-a/
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Wed, 5 Sep 2007 15:22:11 PDT
Alternator Replacement - Volkswagen Upright (Type I) Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Alternator-Replacement-Volkswagen-Upright-Type-/
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Sat, 7 Jan 2012 20:29:22 PST
No Weld Truck Roof Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Weld-Truck-Roof-Rack/
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Mon, 1 Feb 2010 14:35:38 PST
Repairing of a 1999 GMC sierra Instument Cluster (No Odometer or Gear indicator) http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-of-a-1999-GC-sierra-Instument-Cluster-N/
Repairing of a 1999 GMC sierra Instument Cluster (No Odometer or Gear indicator) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/OLE2/HI3TSNLM/F0VOLE2HI3TSNLM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/OLE2/HI3TSNLM/F0VOLE2HI3TSNLM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/OLE2/HI3TSNLM/F0VOLE2HI3TSNLM.SMALL.jpg Ldavis80 I had an issue with my 1999 GMC Sierra odometer reading completely gone out as well with the gear indication.  So this is how I fixed the problem! As with any thing you find on this site you accept all responsibility of your choices, don't blame others if your results do not turn out the same as so...
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Sat, 22 Jun 2013 20:04:39 PDT
How To Repair A Cracked Alloy Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-a-Cracked-Alloy-Wheel/
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Mon, 15 Feb 2016 12:42:35 PST
Custom Invisible subwoofer enclosure for your spare wheel recess http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Invisible-subwoofer-enclosure-for-your-spar/
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Tue, 7 Jan 2014 13:08:39 PST
My Truck Bed / Camper http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Truck-Bed-Camper/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 19:37:43 PST
(2000) F-250 Door Lock actuator repair http://www.instructables.com/id/2000-F-250-Door-Lock-actuator-repair/
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Sun, 29 Apr 2012 13:35:16 PDT
The Trunk Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Trunk-Rack/
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 05:54:14 PDT
Headlight replacement of a 2007-9 Kia Sedona or Hyundai Entourage http://www.instructables.com/id/Headlight-replacement-of-a-2007-9-Kia-Sedona-or-Hy/
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Sun, 7 Nov 2010 16:58:46 PST
DIY Snow Foam Pressure Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Snow-Foam-Pressure-Pump/
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Sat, 31 Oct 2015 14:22:30 PDT
Custom Pedal Extension http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Pedal-Extension/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:39:23 PDT
Replace Interior Door Handle 1998-2002 Toyota Corolla http://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-Interior-Door-Handle-1998-2002-Toyota-Coro/
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Fri, 15 Apr 2011 13:04:25 PDT
Auto Remote Key Repair for 05 Jeep Grand Cherokee (May work for other vehicles) http://www.instructables.com/id/Auto-Remote-Key-Repair-for-05-Jeep-Grand-Cherokee-/
Auto Remote Key Repair for 05 Jeep Grand Cherokee (May work for other vehicles) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/WOSF/HFPTIO0H/FMOWOSFHFPTIO0H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/WOSF/HFPTIO0H/FMOWOSFHFPTIO0H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/WOSF/HFPTIO0H/FMOWOSFHFPTIO0H.SMALL.jpg joker31698 I wanted to share this instructable with others, since it has saved me $200 so far+. I recently had my key remote stop working on me or it would intermitantly work, causing me to have to unlock my door with the key, which in turn would activate the alarm until I started my vehicle. At first I though...
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Mon, 29 Apr 2013 17:32:10 PDT
How to Rotate Your Car's Tires http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Rotate-Your-Cars-Tires/
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Mon, 18 Oct 2010 18:16:38 PDT
Replacing Lights for '98 Ford Ranger Instrument Cluster http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-Lights-for-98-Ford-Ranger-Instrument-Cl/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2009 11:33:24 PDT