Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars - popular http://www.instructables.com Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:02:43 PDT BLOX v1.01 Basics of Car Audio (Speakers and Subwoofers) http://www.instructables.com/id/Basics-of-Car-Audio-Speakers-and-Subwoofers/
Basics of Car Audio (Speakers and Subwoofers) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/72M9/H142P88M/FH372M9H142P88M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/72M9/H142P88M/FH372M9H142P88M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/72M9/H142P88M/FH372M9H142P88M.SMALL.jpg dragonz2444 This is just a basic tutorial showing some of the hiding places for amplifiers, wires, and how to wire your amplifiers, speakers. It also goes into a brief description about how you can install your speakers, mount them or make custom enclosures. First step: Disconnect the negative wire to the batt...
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Mon, 16 Apr 2012 20:12:58 PDT
How to Clean Your Car Like a Pro. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Clean-Your-Car-Like-a-Pro/
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Sun, 31 May 2009 14:56:12 PDT
Car stereo stock radio fake-out http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-stereo-stock-radio-fake-out/
Car stereo stock radio fake-out - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/10MG/FI9DRDIL/FMP10MGFI9DRDIL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/10MG/FI9DRDIL/FMP10MGFI9DRDIL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/10MG/FI9DRDIL/FMP10MGFI9DRDIL.SMALL.jpg scottredd Use the face of your old car's stock car stereo to make a fake-out faceplate hiding your new stereo. This Instructable was inspired by the "Fake-out Stolen Car Stereo" by sfgabe. http://www.instructables.com/id/Fake-out-Stolen-Stereo/I drove my Chevrolet S-10 for almost ten years before finally rep...
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Sat, 5 Jul 2008 22:21:04 PDT
How To Pass Inspection & Complete A Drive Cycle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Pass-Inspection-Complete-A-Drive-Cycle/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/GTF2/GSU4F601/FUEGTF2GSU4F601.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/GTF2/GSU4F601/FUEGTF2GSU4F601.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/GTF2/GSU4F601/FUEGTF2GSU4F601.SMALL.jpg BigNate84 In this video I'll show you how to complete a drive cycle and pass inspection after turing off your check engine light.  It is true that your car will not pass inspection if the check engine light is on.  However there is more to it than simply turning it off.  By the way the easiest way to turn off...
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Wed, 21 Sep 2011 10:55:12 PDT
How to Change Front Brake Pads and Rotors on a Buick Century and Similar Vehicles http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-Front-Brake-Pads-and-Rotors-on-a-Bui/
How to Change Front Brake Pads and Rotors on a Buick Century and Similar Vehicles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/VW65/HLPSB0KH/F58VW65HLPSB0KH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/VW65/HLPSB0KH/F58VW65HLPSB0KH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/VW65/HLPSB0KH/F58VW65HLPSB0KH.SMALL.jpg 1ATony 1A Auto shows you how to repair, fix, change or replace your own worn, squeaky, fading old front brake pads and rotors on a Buick Century. This video is similar for Buick Lesabre, Chevy Venture, Oldsmobile Intrigue and Silhouette, Pontiac Bonneville Grand Prix and Transport models. You'll first lear...
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Wed, 18 Sep 2013 08:20:15 PDT
How to drive a manual car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-drive-a-manual-car/
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Mon, 20 Feb 2012 18:20:57 PST
Android Auto Portable Dev-Box (DIY) http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Auto-Portable-Dev-Box-DIY/
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 17:13:12 PDT
How I hypermiled my car. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-hypermiled-my-car/
How I hypermiled my car. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/1RHF/IAP6V5B2/FGV1RHFIAP6V5B2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/1RHF/IAP6V5B2/FGV1RHFIAP6V5B2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/1RHF/IAP6V5B2/FGV1RHFIAP6V5B2.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby When it comes to my vehicle, I dont care about performance power output. I want a safe and comfortable ride however I want my car to use the least amount of gas to get me to my destinations. I'm a one car kind of guy and I don't care about its looks, I aim to own her as long as I can. For folks who ...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 05:34:07 PDT
VW Beetle rear view camera http://www.instructables.com/id/VW-Beetle-rear-view-camera/
VW Beetle rear view camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/UPJT/IAKWRG2V/FOLUPJTIAKWRG2V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/UPJT/IAKWRG2V/FOLUPJTIAKWRG2V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/UPJT/IAKWRG2V/FOLUPJTIAKWRG2V.SMALL.jpg XenonJohn Old meets new: Small neat 3D printed rear view camera for an air cooled VW Beetle.This is a Mexican Beetle made in 2000 with some older style panels and lights fitted. The good thing is that you get modern electronic ignition, fuel injection, and even a cable you can connect to read diagnostic codes...
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 18:31:38 PDT
How to paint really beat up aluminum rims http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-paint-really-beat-up-aluminum-rims/
How to paint really beat up aluminum rims - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/IMD8/IAEJSFFL/FVUIMD8IAEJSFFL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/IMD8/IAEJSFFL/FVUIMD8IAEJSFFL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/IMD8/IAEJSFFL/FVUIMD8IAEJSFFL.SMALL.jpg Northrrn_Joe My 1997 Jeep Cherokee has these really beat up aluminum rims that look dreadful!After driving around for a year I finally decided to do something about it.I don't have money to waste on new rims and after seeing what others have done with theirs, I figured I'd give it a try. Step 1 I bought a rus...
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Sun, 31 May 2015 14:24:54 PDT
Renew old steel wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/Renew-old-steel-wheels/
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Thu, 28 May 2015 08:33:54 PDT
Buffing out scuff marks and paint from your vehicle http://www.instructables.com/id/Buffing-out-scuff-marks-and-paint-from-your-vehicl/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 18:53:15 PDT
Changing front shock absorbers (Honda Civic 1999 EK3)! http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-front-shock-absorbers/
Changing front shock absorbers (Honda Civic 1999 EK3)! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/3U5O/IA0WJUGJ/FMO3U5OIA0WJUGJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/3U5O/IA0WJUGJ/FMO3U5OIA0WJUGJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/3U5O/IA0WJUGJ/FMO3U5OIA0WJUGJ.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby My ten year shocks in my honda civic 1999 needed changing. Ride was bumpy plus the front had dropped approximately 2 inches lower for about 6 years now.Here is the pic of the old and new shocks. First I needed to take the old one out. Safety first! Handbrake up, back wheels chucked, safety stan...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 15:53:18 PDT
Gearshift Mods!!!! SHTYLE (shift in style) http://www.instructables.com/id/Gearshift-Mods-SHTYLE-shift-in-style/
Gearshift Mods!!!! SHTYLE (shift in style) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/4LRJ/I9SMUK5G/FPX4LRJI9SMUK5G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/4LRJ/I9SMUK5G/FPX4LRJI9SMUK5G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/4LRJ/I9SMUK5G/FPX4LRJI9SMUK5G.SMALL.jpg Homepwner Make custom interchangeable gearshift knobs/extensions for your import vehicle! Both of my Japanese made vehicles have a manual/standard transmission. The stock shift lever has a threaded end that is M10 X 1.25 This is where the stock knob threads on to. I will show you how to easily make threaded c...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 00:46:48 PDT
R2D2 VW Bus http://www.instructables.com/id/R2D2-VW-Bus/
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Sat, 9 May 2015 19:24:06 PDT
KOZMO - cool, small sportscar http://www.instructables.com/id/KOZMO-cool-small-sportscar/
KOZMO - cool, small sportscar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/ZEHR/I9CLYW61/FZ7ZEHRI9CLYW61.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/ZEHR/I9CLYW61/FZ7ZEHRI9CLYW61.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/ZEHR/I9CLYW61/FZ7ZEHRI9CLYW61.SMALL.jpg tomasz.ferdek Hello, I’m presenting you the history of kit-car’s construction performed entirely according to my own project. More photos, information and the continuously updated construction journal are available on my website www.kozmo.pl/en.The project is being executed in Poland. It was created thanks to the...
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Wed, 6 May 2015 15:00:28 PDT
Car CD Slot Phone Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-CD-Slot-Phone-Mount/
Car CD Slot Phone Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/VNES/I99R39PV/FJBVNESI99R39PV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/VNES/I99R39PV/FJBVNESI99R39PV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/VNES/I99R39PV/FJBVNESI99R39PV.SMALL.jpg diy-master I didn't find CD slot phone holder that would be good for me. So I decided to do it by myself :)I bought holder (Kenu Airframe+) on AliExpress for 2.5€ :)http://www.aliexpress.com/item/Car-Air-Vent-Mount-...I made a lot of pics, so I won't speak a lot. If you have questions, don't be shy;) ...
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Mon, 4 May 2015 11:50:12 PDT
snapped exhaust repair http://www.instructables.com/id/snapped-exhaust-repair/
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 15:29:29 PDT
Replacing h7 oem headlamps with led! http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-h7-oem-headlamps-with-led/
Replacing h7 oem headlamps with led! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/WVZC/I8VGRLT1/FNEWVZCI8VGRLT1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/WVZC/I8VGRLT1/FNEWVZCI8VGRLT1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/WVZC/I8VGRLT1/FNEWVZCI8VGRLT1.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby I decided that it was time to replace the oem bulbs on a hyundai trajet since night driving became a safety issue in low lit roadways. I selected the newsun h7 led kit to upgrade the headlights. This kit is 50 watt (25watt per side) 1800 lumen at 5000k which is legal in my country. Installing the...
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 17:23:04 PDT
How to Change Your Engine Oil http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-Your-Engine-Oil-1/
How to Change Your Engine Oil - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/URXS/I8U16AXS/FJLURXSI8U16AXS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/URXS/I8U16AXS/FJLURXSI8U16AXS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/URXS/I8U16AXS/FJLURXSI8U16AXS.SMALL.jpg jgarcia7296 Hello, My name is Jonathan and I will walk you step by step on how to do an oil change. I will be using my vehicle to demonstrate the proper procedure on how to change your engine oil. Know the Vehicle First know the year, make, and model of your vehicle to find out what viscosity of engine oil ...
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:11:08 PDT
How to replace a CV boot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-replace-a-CV-boot/
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 20:47:17 PDT
Outdoor hot shower .... in the middle of nowhere http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-shower-in-the-middle-of-nowhere/
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 06:45:55 PDT
making a fiberglass air scoop http://www.instructables.com/id/making-a-fiberglass-air-scoop/
making a fiberglass air scoop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/FOWG/I7MXYGBF/F5OFOWGI7MXYGBF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/FOWG/I7MXYGBF/F5OFOWGI7MXYGBF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/FOWG/I7MXYGBF/F5OFOWGI7MXYGBF.SMALL.jpg drosenkranz it all started when I noticed my buggy engine would run a little hot on the highway so I came up with an idea to make a scoop to help force cool air into the cooling shroud. the only reason could come up with as to why it only happened when I was driving was because it was being blocked, kind of li...
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:36:39 PDT
How I installed vinyl on my buggy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-installed-vinyl-on-my-buggy/
How I installed vinyl on my buggy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/QN9P/I7MXY998/F2GQN9PI7MXY998.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/QN9P/I7MXY998/F2GQN9PI7MXY998.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/QN9P/I7MXY998/F2GQN9PI7MXY998.SMALL.jpg drosenkranz it all started because riding without padding on the bars you rest your arm on was uncomfortable. first decide what color vinyl, I chose red and black obviously. now start measuring and planning. I used all measurements for the armrests and upper headrests ... also I installed zippers so that I...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 23:31:02 PDT
Rebuild a steering wheel with wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebuild-a-steering-whell-with-wood/
Rebuild a steering wheel with wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/49CB/I7MXBECH/F7Z49CBI7MXBECH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/49CB/I7MXBECH/F7Z49CBI7MXBECH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/49CB/I7MXBECH/F7Z49CBI7MXBECH.SMALL.jpg Stefano DV The goal of this project is to improve my 1996 Toyota Land Cruiser steering wheel aspect.The original steering wheel is covered by leather and painted with a specific gray paint. Unfortunately after 150.000 Km the paint start to ruin. The first idea was to replace the whole steering wheel whit an af...
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 07:37:10 PDT
Automobile Window Screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Automobile-Window-Screen/
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 12:27:33 PDT
How To Make Head-Up Display by Pizza Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Do-Not-Throw-Away-Old-iPhone-To-Transform-It-Into-/
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 10:35:29 PST
USB Power Socket in the Car http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Power-Socket-in-the-Car/
USB Power Socket in the Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/EMJX/I6J7V9B2/FEHEMJXI6J7V9B2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/EMJX/I6J7V9B2/FEHEMJXI6J7V9B2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/EMJX/I6J7V9B2/FEHEMJXI6J7V9B2.SMALL.jpg rehanch Though there is always an option of 12 volt adapters for vehicles to be used in cigarette lighter for charging mobiles n tabs but just for a better look I decided to create a USB power socket for my car. Disassemble USB 12V car charger for mobile. I disassembled a 12V USB car charger with 1amp an...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 03:47:20 PST
Restoring Automotive Batteries http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-Automotive-Batteries/
Restoring Automotive Batteries - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/CF9K/I64XHXK0/FDHCF9KI64XHXK0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/CF9K/I64XHXK0/FDHCF9KI64XHXK0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/CF9K/I64XHXK0/FDHCF9KI64XHXK0.SMALL.jpg liquidhandwash I learnt this trick several years ago almost by accident. It works best with calcium or maintenance free batteries but the older style also works if the electrolyte level isn't below the plates. The first battery I restored came in a diesel van I bought with a blown motor, It had been sitting arou...
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 22:50:09 PST
How to Plasti Dip Jeep Wrangler Wheels (without removing the wheels) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Plasti-Dip-Jeep-Wrangler-Wheels-without-rem/
How to Plasti Dip Jeep Wrangler Wheels (without removing the wheels) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/I2JM/I63EZKF4/FI9I2JMI63EZKF4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/I2JM/I63EZKF4/FI9I2JMI63EZKF4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/I2JM/I63EZKF4/FI9I2JMI63EZKF4.SMALL.jpg howtowrangler You can use Plasti Dip as a cheap and easy way to upgrade the look of your Jeep Wrangler's stock rims. Plastic-dip gives you a durable, lasting coat that looks professional, neat and clean. for a video of this intractable click this link Plasti-dip Jeep Wrangler Wheels You will need Click here fo...
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 21:42:56 PST
DIY Truck Phone Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Truck-Phone-Holder/
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 10:04:00 PST
Make a Cool iPod/iPhone Dock for Any Car Out of a VW Cup Holder! http://www.instructables.com/id/Integrate-an-MkIV-VW-Cup-Holder-into-a-Single-DIN-/
Make a Cool iPod/iPhone Dock for Any Car Out of a VW Cup Holder! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/6M6Y/HLSH8R01/FQG6M6YHLSH8R01.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/6M6Y/HLSH8R01/FQG6M6YHLSH8R01.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/6M6Y/HLSH8R01/FQG6M6YHLSH8R01.SMALL.jpg ctx1985 So I've been trying to think of a good way to integrate some sort of iPod holder into my car for a while now. I drive a 2009 Hyundai Accent and there's no real place to put your cell phone or iPod where you can check it at a glance while driving. Sure, you could buy one of those vent clip or suction...
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Sat, 21 Sep 2013 07:24:22 PDT
Dashboard Phone Holder (version 1) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dashboard-Phone-Holder/
Dashboard Phone Holder (version 1) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/K3EC/I5J582RP/FHYK3ECI5J582RP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/K3EC/I5J582RP/FHYK3ECI5J582RP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/K3EC/I5J582RP/FHYK3ECI5J582RP.SMALL.jpg TheFrankTurk Note to Small Spaces Contest viewers: The ultimate small space is on your dashboard, and your phone is, for better or worse, the way you stay in contact with your whole life. Having it where you can see it is a critical part of using it at all, and this Instructable helps you get there from here f...
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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 09:19:43 PST
Repair the odometer/PRND321 LCD display on a '99-'06 GM/Chevy truck http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-the-odometergear-select-LCD-display-on-a-99/
Repair the odometer/PRND321 LCD display on a '99-'06 GM/Chevy truck - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/2D2N/HKM9407W/FJN2D2NHKM9407W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/2D2N/HKM9407W/FJN2D2NHKM9407W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/2D2N/HKM9407W/FJN2D2NHKM9407W.SMALL.jpg sailingthrough In this Instructable, I will show you how to repair odometer/gear select (PRND321) LCD on your GM truck. In this case, mine is a '02 Chevrolet Avalanche but this should apply to all GMT 800 series trucks within this age range. A common fault on '99 - '02 GM trucks was the permanent or intermittent ...
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Wed, 21 Aug 2013 16:22:44 PDT
GoPro time-lapse rig for dashboard (Lego) http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-time-lapse-rig-for-dashboard-Lego/
GoPro time-lapse rig for dashboard (Lego) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/UB2Z/I5BS5E7Y/F6OUB2ZI5BS5E7Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/UB2Z/I5BS5E7Y/F6OUB2ZI5BS5E7Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/UB2Z/I5BS5E7Y/F6OUB2ZI5BS5E7Y.SMALL.jpg Coin of Gold Ever wanted to capture the journey to your vacation? Well, now you can! This rig for the GoPro allows you to complete that family road trip montage by making a time-lapse of the journey. Made out of Lego, this is a simple rig to hold your GoPro in place while driving down the road. This was origi...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 15:13:59 PST
Diy Head Light Cleaner Gift Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Head-Light-Cleaner-Gift-Kit/
Diy Head Light Cleaner Gift Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/2KUR/I59VWPJ7/FHR2KURI59VWPJ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/2KUR/I59VWPJ7/FHR2KURI59VWPJ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/2KUR/I59VWPJ7/FHR2KURI59VWPJ7.SMALL.jpg sunshiine My family were here for the holidays and my sister-in-law mentioned that she paid $30.00 to have her head lights cleaned and later learned a method to do it herself. I decided to give it a try. I was so thrilled it did such a great job; that I was inspired to make a gift kit for friends and family. ...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:34:53 PST
Clutch Replacement 2012-2015 Civic Si http://www.instructables.com/id/Clutch-Replacement-2012-2015-Civic-Si/
Clutch Replacement 2012-2015 Civic Si - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/6A7X/I55MQUAR/FQK6A7XI55MQUAR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/6A7X/I55MQUAR/FQK6A7XI55MQUAR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/6A7X/I55MQUAR/FQK6A7XI55MQUAR.SMALL.jpg The Engine Room Let me start off by saying that this is probably one of the easiest FWD clutches that I have ever done. I can do this particular car in around 3-4 hours if I don't get distracted. Realistically, you should give yourself 8-10 hours of actual work time plus whatever you spend fixing as you go.There...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 16:21:35 PST
Push Start a Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Push-Start-a-Car/
Push Start a Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/1A7L/FJNELA37/FJ81A7LFJNELA37.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/1A7L/FJNELA37/FJ81A7LFJNELA37.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/1A7L/FJNELA37/FJ81A7LFJNELA37.SMALL.jpg carpespasm Push starting, also known as "bump starting" a car or motorcycle is a way of getting the vehicle started when either your starter motor or battery have given up the ghost. It consists of getting a vehicle into it's running state, pushing it to get some momentum, and engaging the transmission, to sta...
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Sat, 9 Aug 2008 10:35:34 PDT
Odometer Reprogramming http://www.instructables.com/id/Odometer-Reprogramming/
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Mon, 12 May 2014 10:32:54 PDT
How to Change your Windshield Wipers http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-your-Windshield-Wipers/
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Sat, 16 May 2009 08:45:51 PDT
Three Trailers in One - Box, Car and Flat Top. The Box Top Trailer. http://www.instructables.com/id/Three-Trailers-in-One-Box-Car-and-Flat-Top-The-Box/
Three Trailers in One - Box, Car and Flat Top. The Box Top Trailer. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/R7DH/I48COR88/FEER7DHI48COR88.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/R7DH/I48COR88/FEER7DHI48COR88.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/R7DH/I48COR88/FEER7DHI48COR88.SMALL.jpg Ganhaar When building a new trailer, I wanted the most versatile trailer possible. It needed to be able to carry a large load of sand or mulch, be suitable for carrying pallets, able to be loaded by forklift and carry a ride on mower or small car. Box trailers in my area are the cheapest and most common ...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 09:48:55 PST
FREE tricks to get the most BOOM from your subwoofer and Amp! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-get-the-most-BOOM-from-your-subwoofer-and-A/
FREE tricks to get the most BOOM from your subwoofer and Amp! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/O9GY/H0KL4JAI/FDYO9GYH0KL4JAI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/O9GY/H0KL4JAI/FDYO9GYH0KL4JAI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/O9GY/H0KL4JAI/FDYO9GYH0KL4JAI.SMALL.jpg Car_Audio_Pro Are you disappointed with your sub(s)? Is your amp shorting or overheating frequently? Are you considering installing your own system but you don't want to mess it up? If so, then this instructable is for you! Hundreds of factors have to be taken into consideration when it comes to car audio to ach...
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Mon, 2 Apr 2012 10:59:32 PDT
TRUCK BED DRAWERS http://www.instructables.com/id/TRUCK-BED-DRAWERS/
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 19:45:18 PST
Caraoke http://www.instructables.com/id/Caraoke/
Caraoke - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/QYOY/I3PK2RDR/FKCQYOYI3PK2RDR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/QYOY/I3PK2RDR/FKCQYOYI3PK2RDR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/QYOY/I3PK2RDR/FKCQYOYI3PK2RDR.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Let's be honest with each other, we all love singing in the car. Sometimes it's tough to sing along when you don't know all the words, which is why you need a car karaoke system - the caraoke!With the windows rolled down you can share your amazing singing voice with everyone you pass.You as the dri...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:13:27 PST
Handheld Car Wash http://www.instructables.com/id/Handheld-Car-Wash/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:38:49 PST
Replica T80 Battle Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Replica-T80-Battle-Tank/
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 14:45:10 PST
Signal-Blocking Glove Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Signal-Blocking-Glove-Box/
Signal-Blocking Glove Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/QR4Q/I3H6VH3X/FHEQR4QI3H6VH3X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/QR4Q/I3H6VH3X/FHEQR4QI3H6VH3X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/QR4Q/I3H6VH3X/FHEQR4QI3H6VH3X.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 Imagine you're headed out on a big road trip with your favorite songs blasting on the radio and a cool breeze is blowing in through the window. You've finally found peace... until your cellphone begins to ring. Sure, you could've turned it off, or maybe even taken out the battery (if the manufactu...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 16:40:40 PST
Landing Strip Light System http://www.instructables.com/id/Landing-Strip-Light-System/
Landing Strip Light System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/Q4RH/I3AK9V3V/F4XQ4RHI3AK9V3V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/Q4RH/I3AK9V3V/F4XQ4RHI3AK9V3V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/Q4RH/I3AK9V3V/F4XQ4RHI3AK9V3V.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 If you've ever had the pleasure of navigating a large vehicle into a small space, you may understand how difficult it can be occasionally. Signalling proper entry with a dangling tennis ball or floor bumper might do the trick, but what if you want more? With your very own landing strip lighting syst...
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 14:51:11 PST
Water induction to save fuel http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-injection-to-save-fuel/
Water induction to save fuel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/2Q8F/I2XTQ9MO/FVN2Q8FI2XTQ9MO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/2Q8F/I2XTQ9MO/FVN2Q8FI2XTQ9MO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/2Q8F/I2XTQ9MO/FVN2Q8FI2XTQ9MO.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Driving in rain or to work on early mornings I had noticed my fuel economy improved by a small amount. Could it be the higher water vapour content in the air? Via research I came across an old technique called water injection used in the world War 2 era. Basically a fine mist water is introduced int...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:05:06 PST
Dashboard Glove Dryer/Warmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Dashboard-Glove-DryerWarmer/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 15:46:29 PST