Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 2 Dec 2016 12:04:15 PST BLOX v1.01 Easy Installation Guide: Volkswagen LED Interior Light Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Installation-Guide-Volkswagen-LED-Interior-Li/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:43:57 PDT
Taking Out Little Dents http://www.instructables.com/id/Taking-Out-Little-Dents/
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Mon, 30 Jul 2007 14:09:20 PDT
Nissan Altima Input Jack Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Nissan-Altima-Input-Jack-Repair/
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Tue, 2 Jul 2013 10:29:44 PDT
How to replace Turbocharger on BMW 3.0L Diesel (E60/E39/E46/E90/etc.] http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-replace-Turbocharger-on-BMW-30L-Diesel-E60E/
How to replace Turbocharger on BMW 3.0L Diesel (E60/E39/E46/E90/etc.] - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F02/7JT9/ID2XCRKF/F027JT9ID2XCRKF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F02/7JT9/ID2XCRKF/F027JT9ID2XCRKF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F02/7JT9/ID2XCRKF/F027JT9ID2XCRKF.SMALL.jpg BeemerLab http://beemerlab.blogspot.comRemoving and refitting the turbo itself is not a difficult task, but the mass of other parts that need removing to access it makes this a reasonable amount of effort.You will first need to remove:Engine covers. [5mm Allen]Air inlet ducting and air-filter. [5mm Allen]Inle...
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Sat, 8 Aug 2015 04:16:54 PDT
Homemade waste motoroil burner http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-waste-motorolil-burner/
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Tue, 22 Jul 2008 14:32:44 PDT
$1 AUX Stereo Input Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/1-AUX-Stereo-Input-Hack/
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 17:26:19 PST
32 Sedan soapbox http://www.instructables.com/id/32-Sedan-soapbox-1/
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Sun, 19 Dec 2010 12:34:02 PST
How to Reset Oil Light: Volkswagen Jetta 2011-2016 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Reset-Oil-Light-Volkswagen-Jetta-2011-2016/
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 11:16:33 PDT
Fix your car's peeling interior plastic http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-your-cars-peeling-interior-plastic/
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Wed, 7 May 2014 12:16:33 PDT
Maker Auto http://www.instructables.com/id/Maker-Auto/
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Thu, 3 Nov 2016 20:38:12 PDT
Subaru Fuel Line Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Subaru-Fuel-Line-Fix/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 23:52:22 PST
Scion FRS Valenti-Style LED Backup Light Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Scion-FRS-Valenti-Style-LED-Backup-Light-Installat/
Scion FRS Valenti-Style LED Backup Light Installation - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/MT1A/HTSZ0J2T/FYAMT1AHTSZ0J2T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/MT1A/HTSZ0J2T/FYAMT1AHTSZ0J2T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/MT1A/HTSZ0J2T/FYAMT1AHTSZ0J2T.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy Since 2013, Scion FR-S and Subaru BRZ have gotten really popular here in the United States; however, some JDM accessories are not available for US models, such as fog lights, clear side-markers, and rear fog lights. Luckily, iJDMTOY comes out with this Valenti-Style LED Reverse Light that can give...
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 15:25:55 PDT
Replacing a Mazda 6 tail light (on car body) http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-a-Mazda-6-tail-light-on-car-body/
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Thu, 1 Mar 2007 15:05:34 PST
Test the Wiring for Your Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Test-the-Wiring-for-Your-Trailer/
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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 17:22:53 PDT
2007 Prius Hatch Latch REPAIR http://www.instructables.com/id/2007-Prius-Hatch-Latch-REPAIR/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:58:20 PST
How to Drive a Manual Car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Drive-a-Manual-Car-2/
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Fri, 2 Sep 2016 12:14:24 PDT
Digital multimeter for your car http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-multimeter-for-your-car/
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Sun, 21 Nov 2010 14:17:45 PST
Program key for Toyota Sienna http://www.instructables.com/id/Program-key-for-Toyota-Sienna/
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Wed, 13 May 2015 19:30:31 PDT
EZ-EL Wire Green Car Kit Step-By-Step Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Green-Car-Kit-EL-Wire-Step-By-Step-Tutorial/
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Thu, 21 Jun 2012 16:24:03 PDT
rubber band powered air car http://www.instructables.com/id/rubber-band-powered-air-car/
rubber band powered air car - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/KSP9/ID4CTDT2/FLMKSP9ID4CTDT2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/KSP9/ID4CTDT2/FLMKSP9ID4CTDT2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/KSP9/ID4CTDT2/FLMKSP9ID4CTDT2.SMALL.jpg deepikaram71 Mterial required:Rubber Bands2 Plastic bottlesPocket knife4 capsGlue gunSticks Cutting bottles Take one plastic bottle cut the upper surface on the bottele 6¨ along with the bottle and 2¨width with the help of knife as shown in the pitchure. Making holes Make 4 holes on the opposite portion ...
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 21:12:10 PDT
Truck Air Horn http://www.instructables.com/id/Materials-20/
Truck Air Horn - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/9CAY/HP1QA0M3/FM79CAYHP1QA0M3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/9CAY/HP1QA0M3/FM79CAYHP1QA0M3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/9CAY/HP1QA0M3/FM79CAYHP1QA0M3.SMALL.jpg moonshine88 This is my first instructable so please give me any feedback you have! I will show you how to make loud air horn out of a few pieces of PVC pipe and an inner tube scrap.* I found an old truck air horn that didn't work from a scrap guy for free and uses the bell from it on my PVC set up and it sounds...
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 22:41:13 PST
Adding "Shore Power" to a VW Camper Van http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-Shore-Power-to-a-VW-Camper-Van/
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Mon, 9 Apr 2012 17:07:27 PDT
LED Ground effects kit for your car http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Ground-effects-kit-for-your-car/
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Wed, 27 Jun 2007 18:51:49 PDT
Ford Explorer 3rd Brake Light Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Ford-Explorer-3-Brake-Light-Fix/
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Thu, 25 Aug 2011 20:22:10 PDT
Bolting a Transmission Pan Back in Place http://www.instructables.com/id/Bolting-a-Transmission-Pan-Back-in-Place/
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Mon, 18 May 2009 19:04:13 PDT
INSTALLING AN ADD-A-LEAF http://www.instructables.com/id/INSTALLING-AN-ADD-A-LEAF/
INSTALLING AN ADD-A-LEAF - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F61/VCP0/H1YOHPNY/F61VCP0H1YOHPNY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F61/VCP0/H1YOHPNY/F61VCP0H1YOHPNY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F61/VCP0/H1YOHPNY/F61VCP0H1YOHPNY.SMALL.jpg nneylan For those of you who found that your truck’s rear suspension is not capable of handling your daily load, and lifting applications.  There is a great cheap way of increasing payload.  It will add some height, so make sure you talk with your local shop about the need for a new shock; or, do some searc...
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Thu, 10 May 2012 11:34:16 PDT
2008 Chrysler Sebring transmission fix http://www.instructables.com/id/2008-Chrysler-Sebring-transmission-fix/
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Sun, 30 May 2010 13:54:03 PDT
Fix 2006 Jeep Wrangler Automatic Transmission Linkage http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-2006-Jeep-Wrangler-Automatic-Transmission-Link/
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Sun, 6 Jan 2013 13:03:15 PST
Auto Rust Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Auto-Rust-Repair/
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Sat, 9 May 2009 19:56:18 PDT
How to Remove a Window Regulator on a 1997-2003 Ford Expedition, Ford F-150 and Lincoln Navigator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Remove-a-Window-Regulator-on-a-1997-2003-Fo/
How to Remove a Window Regulator on a 1997-2003 Ford Expedition, Ford F-150 and Lincoln Navigator - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/G3YF/HLPSB0X5/FFYG3YFHLPSB0X5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/G3YF/HLPSB0X5/FFYG3YFHLPSB0X5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/G3YF/HLPSB0X5/FFYG3YFHLPSB0X5.SMALL.jpg 1ATony In this video, 1A Auto shows you how to remove a window regulator on a 1997 Ford Expedition. These helpful power window regulator removal instructions are generally the same for most 1997-2003 Ford Expedition's and Lincoln Navigator's, as well as 1997-2003 Ford F150 truck's. To watch this repair be...
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Wed, 18 Sep 2013 08:56:10 PDT
Land Rover Discovery 3 4 Range Rover Sport Air Compressor Hitachi Removal http://www.instructables.com/id/Land-Rover-Discovery-3-4-Range-Rover-Sport-Air-Com/
Land Rover Discovery 3 4 Range Rover Sport Air Compressor Hitachi Removal - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/L1ZK/HWLD8IBL/F7CL1ZKHWLD8IBL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/L1ZK/HWLD8IBL/F7CL1ZKHWLD8IBL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/L1ZK/HWLD8IBL/F7CL1ZKHWLD8IBL.SMALL.jpg x8rltd Is your vehicles air suspension rising slowly, noisily, or perhaps failing to rise at all? EAS Amber light lit? Fault code C1A20, C1A1364, C50, or C1A20-64 showing? One or more of these errors: “Suspension error only normal height available”“Suspension fault; pressure not rising quick enough” Or ...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 10:21:35 PDT
How To Install A 2-DIN Android Car Stereo System http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-A-2-DIN-Android-Car-Stereo-System/
How To Install A 2-DIN Android Car Stereo System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/FVSB/ICGW90X8/F2YFVSBICGW90X8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/FVSB/ICGW90X8/F2YFVSBICGW90X8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/FVSB/ICGW90X8/F2YFVSBICGW90X8.SMALL.jpg Chinavasion An Android car stereo system is a pretty nifty device to have in your ride. These devices contain Android for cars, with the operating system optimized for use while on the road. Some even come with the option to plug in a mobile internet dongle so you’ll have internet access even while on the road!...
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 10:22:10 PDT
Removing Fabric from '03 Wrangler for Washing http://www.instructables.com/id/Removing-Fabric-from-03-Wrangler-for-Washing/
Removing Fabric from '03 Wrangler for Washing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/TYNG/FNI3YBWH/FVXTYNGFNI3YBWH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/TYNG/FNI3YBWH/FVXTYNGFNI3YBWH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/TYNG/FNI3YBWH/FVXTYNGFNI3YBWH.SMALL.jpg akarsten Sometimes the fabric on the seats of your car are beyond cleaning using traditional upholstery cleaner. This Instructable will help you get your seats back to brand new condition, or at least close.I'm doing this for the driver's seat of my 2003 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon. It should apply for all models ...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2008 19:58:12 PST
How to Change An Ignition Coil on Ford 3.0L, 4.0L and 4.2L V6 Engines http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-An-Ignition-Coil-on-Ford-30L-40L-/
How to Change An Ignition Coil on Ford 3.0L, 4.0L and 4.2L V6 Engines - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/YE1A/HJGDX0TG/FLWYE1AHJGDX0TG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/YE1A/HJGDX0TG/FLWYE1AHJGDX0TG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/YE1A/HJGDX0TG/FLWYE1AHJGDX0TG.SMALL.jpg 1ATony 1A Auto shows you how to repair, fix, change or replace a broken, misfiring or damaged ignition coil on Ford 3.0L, 4.0L and 4.2L V6 engines. The actual vehicle shown is a 2004 Ford Ranger with a 4.0L V6 engine. You may need to replace your ignition coil if you notice your engine running rough or mis...
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Thu, 25 Jul 2013 09:26:29 PDT
DIY Van High Top http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Van-High-Top/
DIY Van High Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/AHEY/IIDJG1YR/FVHAHEYIIDJG1YR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/AHEY/IIDJG1YR/FVHAHEYIIDJG1YR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/AHEY/IIDJG1YR/FVHAHEYIIDJG1YR.SMALL.jpg johnowhite The Idea was to find a low-mileage large van and make it into a standing-height, high-ceiling a work vehicle. I couldn't see parting with 40-50K for a sprinter van, or similar. This could also work for a camper.The van top that the local company sells is either too high or too low, and relatively ...
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 12:08:48 PST
How to Repair skipping/missing shift for 04 impala transmission http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-skippingmissing-shift-for-04-impala/
How to Repair skipping/missing shift for 04 impala transmission - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/6ZKR/H1EN04X9/FLF6ZKRH1EN04X9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/6ZKR/H1EN04X9/FLF6ZKRH1EN04X9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/6ZKR/H1EN04X9/FLF6ZKRH1EN04X9.SMALL.jpg mfrontuto I found this info online and decided to share with the people who own a 2004 Impala, or car with this type of transmission. Doing this will save you the $3,000 that the transmission shop or your mechanic will try to charge you to Rebuild or replace your transmission when you tell them that your tran...
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Wed, 25 Apr 2012 20:58:49 PDT
Volkswagen Golf MK3 Remote Central Locking Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Volkswagen-Golf-MK3-Remote-Central-Locking-Upgrade/
Volkswagen Golf MK3 Remote Central Locking Upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/7KIE/HRPBKV3V/F8Z7KIEHRPBKV3V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/7KIE/HRPBKV3V/F8Z7KIEHRPBKV3V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/7KIE/HRPBKV3V/F8Z7KIEHRPBKV3V.SMALL.jpg bugsy_malone 666 After many years and many cars it got to a stage where I know roughly what I want in a car and sometimes its the simple little gadgets that make life a little easier. I own both a 1994 mk3 and a 2009 mk6 Volkswagen Golf, I got the mk3 Golf when I had a beetle and the improvement of having something...
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 14:43:31 PST
Golf Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Golf-Cart/
Golf Cart - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/VMD5/J2OET9K6N6S/F5MVMD5J2OET9K6N6S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/VMD5/J2OET9K6N6S/F5MVMD5J2OET9K6N6S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/VMD5/J2OET9K6N6S/F5MVMD5J2OET9K6N6S.SMALL.jpg nicholast How to make an old Golf Cart work again. Get rid of old batteries Ususally golf carts have 6 - 6 Volt batteries in them, If they are still good you can keep them, but if there not you will have to get rid of them. (If old ones are bad) find some new batteries The batteries in my golf cart wer...
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Tue, 24 Oct 2006 11:19:31 PDT
Gearshift Knob http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Gearshift-Knob/
Gearshift Knob - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/97IO/FKD1HUUD/FVN97IOFKD1HUUD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/97IO/FKD1HUUD/FVN97IOFKD1HUUD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/97IO/FKD1HUUD/FVN97IOFKD1HUUD.SMALL.jpg PikesPeak A custom gearshift you can make for your vehicle. I make these for custom cars since I am a gearhead that loves building cars. I even threw one on my little truck just for grins. They are roughly 4" high by 3" wide. I am sure you can use your imagination and use whatever for the shift knob if you wa...
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Sat, 30 Aug 2008 00:15:31 PDT
Rebuild Your Car's EL (electroluminescent) Lights! http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebuild-Your-Cars-EL-electroluminescent-Lights/
Rebuild Your Car's EL (electroluminescent) Lights! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/Q4ZF/GL4Z4TY2/F2TQ4ZFGL4Z4TY2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/Q4ZF/GL4Z4TY2/F2TQ4ZFGL4Z4TY2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/Q4ZF/GL4Z4TY2/F2TQ4ZFGL4Z4TY2.SMALL.jpg CharredPC  So you've got a beautiful old ride, and everyone is jealous. Only one problem- those electroluminescent opera lights! They probably stopped working sometime before 1992, and no one has made replacements for twenty odd years. What to do? Scour junkyards? Search eBay daily? Replace them with generic...
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Mon, 14 Mar 2011 19:27:25 PDT
Fixing Frosted Chalked and Faded Headlights http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-Frosted-Chalked-and-Faded-Headlights/
Fixing Frosted Chalked and Faded Headlights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/52I0/ISCBJI6U/FEA52I0ISCBJI6U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/52I0/ISCBJI6U/FEA52I0ISCBJI6U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/52I0/ISCBJI6U/FEA52I0ISCBJI6U.SMALL.jpg Man Up In this video, I show how to restore your headlights on the cheap. No matter how bad your headlights are, you can polish them to like new condition for under $30 and in under 30 minutes. If you've paid upwards of $100 for a professional to do the job, only to have the headlights fade again, I'll exp...
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Thu, 1 Sep 2016 11:34:48 PDT
Cool It! DIY Dashboard Cover Under $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/Cool-It-DIY-Dashboard-Cover-Under-10/
Cool It! DIY Dashboard Cover Under $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/4DNQ/ICJM227H/FCD4DNQICJM227H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/4DNQ/ICJM227H/FCD4DNQICJM227H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/4DNQ/ICJM227H/FCD4DNQICJM227H.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory We live in Florida, and in the summer, our poor old Honda Civic air conditioner struggles to pump out luke cool air, at best. When we're driving on cloudy days, or when a cloud passes across the sun, the A/C is downright chilly. But when the sun's beating down on one of those 90+ degree days on t...
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 18:22:13 PDT
Pulling the Engine from a 1960's Ford Econoline Van http://www.instructables.com/id/Pulling-the-Engine-from-a-1960s-Ford-Econoline-Va/
Pulling the Engine from a 1960's Ford Econoline Van - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/LOSL/H337KTND/FY8LOSLH337KTND.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/LOSL/H337KTND/FY8LOSLH337KTND.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/LOSL/H337KTND/FY8LOSLH337KTND.SMALL.jpg OrbitalMindControl Have you ever wanted to own a beautiful, classic 1960's van such as the Ford Econoline but thought that the gas would be way too expensive?   There's a reason they were named "Econoline".  The very first models in 1961 had a small engine known as the 144 ci Inline 6 and it "theoretically" gets 30 t...
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Tue, 12 Jun 2012 23:14:29 PDT
Install Mazda 3 LED Daytime Running Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Mazda-3-LED-Daytime-Running-Lights/
Install Mazda 3 LED Daytime Running Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F29/EBME/I7CCGWFA/F29EBMEI7CCGWFA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F29/EBME/I7CCGWFA/F29EBMEI7CCGWFA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F29/EBME/I7CCGWFA/F29EBMEI7CCGWFA.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy The Mazda 3 (Axela) is known to be a sporty sedan that has quite a large following all over the world. There are tons of upgrades for it, including a new set of Mazda 3 Direct Fit LED Daytime Running Lights. This LED assembly replaces the fog light bezel to give you a whole new flashy look. Use...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 12:17:58 PDT
Mercedes A B R Class W169 W245 W251 Door Lock Actuator Spring Lock Repair Instructions Rear Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Mercedes-A-B-R-Class-W169-W245-W251-Door-Lock-Actu/
Mercedes A B R Class W169 W245 W251 Door Lock Actuator Spring Lock Repair Instructions Rear Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/7OSY/HWVAUYBZ/F9A7OSYHWVAUYBZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/7OSY/HWVAUYBZ/F9A7OSYHWVAUYBZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/7OSY/HWVAUYBZ/F9A7OSYHWVAUYBZ.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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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 02:32:59 PDT
Sloppy Steering? Change the pitman arm! http://www.instructables.com/id/Sloppy-Steering-Change-the-pitman-arm/
Sloppy Steering? Change the pitman arm! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/0L6O/H1KHAW62/F7W0L6OH1KHAW62.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/0L6O/H1KHAW62/F7W0L6OH1KHAW62.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/0L6O/H1KHAW62/F7W0L6OH1KHAW62.SMALL.jpg LifeWarrior Lately the truck has had some steering issues (having a lot of play). When the steering wheel turns more than a quarter inch before it engages the wheels is a good sign of worn parts, and should be looked at soon. However the typical mechanics cost for this simple and easy replacement can really t...
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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/
Adding an auxilary input into a Ford stereo - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/DGS3/GCJ0ZCIK/FFUDGS3GCJ0ZCIK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/DGS3/GCJ0ZCIK/FFUDGS3GCJ0ZCIK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/DGS3/GCJ0ZCIK/FFUDGS3GCJ0ZCIK.SMALL.jpg rpantaleo
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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/
Inexpensive thread chaser - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/6KRR/GB0JQOSB/FCJ6KRRGB0JQOSB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/6KRR/GB0JQOSB/FCJ6KRRGB0JQOSB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/6KRR/GB0JQOSB/FCJ6KRRGB0JQOSB.SMALL.jpg trailleadr While I was rebuilding my engine I sent the heads out to be reworked.  When the heads came back they had painted them with a high temp rust inhibiting paint.  This was all well and good, but part of the problem was that the threaded holes for the rockers, in addition to other mounting points were no...
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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/
Windscreen Wiper Linkage Clip Repair Fitting Instructions - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F21/7YS6/HWLD8MC6/F217YS6HWLD8MC6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F21/7YS6/HWLD8MC6/F217YS6HWLD8MC6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F21/7YS6/HWLD8MC6/F217YS6HWLD8MC6.SMALL.jpg x8rltd Windscreen wipers not working? Just one wiper working? Wiper movement erratic? Wiper link keep popping off?The poor quality plastic rod ends on your vehicles wiper linkages wear causing these symptoms. The poor quality plastic rod ends wear quickly and the wiper push rods pop off of their respectiv...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 10:20:34 PDT