Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 22 Apr 2018 19:45:50 PDT BLOX v1.01 Paint Your Engine http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-Your-Engine/
Paint Your Engine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/M349/IU1KSRQ0/FJOM349IU1KSRQ0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/M349/IU1KSRQ0/FJOM349IU1KSRQ0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/M349/IU1KSRQ0/FJOM349IU1KSRQ0.SMALL.jpg v-raze Looking for ways to make your car unique? Need to get your baby looking good for the car show next weekend? Detailing your car and trying to find that something extra to make it stand out?Painting your engine may be just the thing you were looking for.Whether you're a hardened pro or you just got yo...
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Sat, 8 Oct 2016 19:59:53 PDT
How to Connect Trailer Wiring: 2003 Chevy S-10 Pickup http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Connect-Trailer-Wiring-2003-Chevy-S-10-Pic/
How to Connect Trailer Wiring: 2003 Chevy S-10 Pickup - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/ZHJI/H3Z3U8HX/FCJZHJIH3Z3U8HX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/ZHJI/H3Z3U8HX/FCJZHJIH3Z3U8HX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/ZHJI/H3Z3U8HX/FCJZHJIH3Z3U8HX.SMALL.jpg MiltReynolds The Plan: Borrow a tent-trailer and go camping The Problem: No hitch and no electrical connection on my pickup The Process: Install a hitch and an electrical connection compatible with the trailer The easy part: Install a hitch The 2003 Chevy S-10 bumper is completely adequate for hauling a ten...
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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 15:31:31 PDT
How To Change Your Engine Oil http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Change-Your-Engine-Oil/
How To Change Your Engine Oil - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/SW8Z/GBEU2ZWT/FM5SW8ZGBEU2ZWT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/SW8Z/GBEU2ZWT/FM5SW8ZGBEU2ZWT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/SW8Z/GBEU2ZWT/FM5SW8ZGBEU2ZWT.SMALL.jpg benj.iastate The goal of these instructions is to guide you through the process of changing your motor oil. Some details such as filter location and drain bolt location may vary from automobile to automobile. This tutorial is organized into six steps. These steps have been described through years of my own exp...
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Fri, 9 Jul 2010 03:45:02 PDT
Replacing the universal joint on a 1987 Silverado http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-the-universal-joint-on-a-1987-Silverado/
Replacing the universal joint on a 1987 Silverado - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/0QRQ/H78T8BJZ/FUS0QRQH78T8BJZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/0QRQ/H78T8BJZ/FUS0QRQH78T8BJZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/0QRQ/H78T8BJZ/FUS0QRQH78T8BJZ.SMALL.jpg madebywales This is MY favorite way to change a universal joint. There may be better ways, but this one you can do on a trail and in a pinch BE CAREFUL NOT TO DROP CAPS OFF THE DRIVE SHAFT! First park the vehicle on as FLAT of a surface as you can. Then put something to "chock" the wheel. Start by remo...
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Tue, 18 Sep 2012 17:52:19 PDT
Miniatur Wunderland Car System Equivelent http://www.instructables.com/id/Miniatur-Wunderland-Car-System-Equivelent/
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Fri, 8 Mar 2013 16:08:17 PST
How to custom tablet car dock for under 15 bucks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-custom-tablet-car-dock-for-under-15-bucks/
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Sat, 7 Jan 2012 19:03:59 PST
Changing engine oil http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-engine-oil/
Changing engine oil - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/PWM3/H8W1VBP2/FRPPWM3H8W1VBP2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/PWM3/H8W1VBP2/FRPPWM3H8W1VBP2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/PWM3/H8W1VBP2/FRPPWM3H8W1VBP2.SMALL.jpg rewagen This Instructable is a simple step-by-step on how to change the engine oil in your car. For this example I used a 2003 Buick Park Avenue Ultra however the process is basically identical on most vehicles.  Safety First! Do not attempt any repairs or maintenance to a vehicle if it is beyond your kn...
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Mon, 29 Oct 2012 22:21:35 PDT
How to replace a diff http://www.instructables.com/id/Differential-change-on-a-Mazda-MX-5-Miata/
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Mon, 24 Jan 2011 13:00:11 PST
Install Audi A5 LED Interior Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Audi-A5-LED-Interior-Lights/
Install Audi A5 LED Interior Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F10/2TUC/I8PQWIFY/F102TUCI8PQWIFY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F10/2TUC/I8PQWIFY/F102TUCI8PQWIFY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F10/2TUC/I8PQWIFY/F102TUCI8PQWIFY.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy If you've got a luxury car, like an Audi, you would probably want to up the ante a bit and revamp your interior. That can be easily done with a set of Audi A5 LED interior lights for a whole new look. With the LED interior package, you don't have to worry about finding the correct bulb size, since a...
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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 15:21:23 PDT
Land Rover Range Rover L322 2006 +, Range Rover Sport, Discovery 3 EAS Air Compressor Filter Drier Unit Repair Kit Instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/Land-Rover-Range-Rover-L322-2006-Range-Rover-Sport-1/
Land Rover Range Rover L322 2006 +, Range Rover Sport, Discovery 3 EAS Air Compressor Filter Drier Unit Repair Kit Instructions - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/7QR7/HSPP7WPJ/FIQ7QR7HSPP7WPJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/7QR7/HSPP7WPJ/FIQ7QR7HSPP7WPJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/7QR7/HSPP7WPJ/FIQ7QR7HSPP7WPJ.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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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 04:42:33 PDT
1960 Ford F-100 Truck Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/1960-Ford-F-100-Truck-Restoration/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 06:14:22 PST
Replacing rear brake shoes and brake cylinder on an '06 Citroen C3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-rear-brake-shoes-and-break-cylinder-on-a/
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Sun, 28 Jul 2013 15:01:55 PDT
Classic GMC Motorhome Repurposed for Elder Care http://www.instructables.com/id/Classic-GMC-Motorhome-Repurposed-for-Elder-Care/
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Mon, 5 Mar 2018 12:22:33 PST
Car Key mod with electronics http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Key-mod-with-electronics/
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Wed, 2 Dec 2015 14:54:10 PST
Replace the Sideview Mirror on a 2010 Hyundai Santa Fe http://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-the-Sideview-Mirror-on-a-2010-Hyundai-Sant/
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Wed, 22 Aug 2012 21:13:29 PDT
How to remove the door panel from a Porsche 996 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-remove-the-door-panel-from-a-Porsche-996/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 17:08:18 PDT
1995 GMC Sierra inside door handle replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/1995-GMC-Sierra-inside-door-handle-replacement/
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 18:10:44 PST
Prevent frost inside your car http://www.instructables.com/id/Prevent-Frost-Inside-Your-Car/
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Thu, 12 Jan 2017 20:18:42 PST
Transmission Fluid Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Transmission-Fluid-Replacement/
Transmission Fluid Replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/KRN5/IUYD42HY/FCHKRN5IUYD42HY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/KRN5/IUYD42HY/FCHKRN5IUYD42HY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/KRN5/IUYD42HY/FCHKRN5IUYD42HY.SMALL.jpg speedkar9 Here's how to change the automatic transmission fluid in a Toyota or Lexus with no dipstick. Toyota claims the transmission in its modern cars is a sealed unit, and the fluid inside is good for the lifetime of the vehicle. However, transmission fluid does wear out overtime, and if you want to prolon...
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Mon, 31 Oct 2016 18:02:43 PDT
repair/replace exhaust flange on catalytic converter (91 ford truck) http://www.instructables.com/id/repairreplace-exhaust-flange-on-catalytic-convert/
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Sun, 19 Mar 2006 18:04:23 PST
Tutorial: How to uninstall Honda brake rotor screws http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-How-to-uninstall-Honda-brake-rotor-screw/
Tutorial: How to uninstall Honda brake rotor screws - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/A3V0/H6MF2WXY/FR8A3V0H6MF2WXY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/A3V0/H6MF2WXY/FR8A3V0H6MF2WXY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/A3V0/H6MF2WXY/FR8A3V0H6MF2WXY.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Like cars? Check out my new web site! http://nukem384.blogspot.com/ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iDcxisoTMWg Honda's are infamous for having screws in the brake rotors to hold them in place from the factory.  These screws many times are difficult to get out without stripping the screw.  I show y...
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Tue, 4 Sep 2012 21:51:13 PDT
All Season Garage Floor Mat http://www.instructables.com/id/All-Season-Garage-Floor-Mat/
All Season Garage Floor Mat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/KD96/GYIIIILW/FNAKD96GYIIIILW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/KD96/GYIIIILW/FNAKD96GYIIIILW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/KD96/GYIIIILW/FNAKD96GYIIIILW.SMALL.jpg cptech I live in the Midwest and I am forced to deal with the ever-changing weather that is hell on my garage floor.  So I decided on making a floor mat that would hold back the dirt and water but also be portable to carry outside to clean. Material Needed Materials Needed: 1. A poly tarp from your loca...
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Sat, 11 Feb 2012 10:58:03 PST
How to change a tire on a 1993 Ford F150 truck http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-change-a-tire-on-a-1993-Ford-F150-truck/
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Wed, 24 Oct 2007 17:05:02 PDT
How to Polish Old Rust Stained Chrome Wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Polish-Old-Rust-Stained-Chrome-Wheels/
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Wed, 20 Dec 2017 08:33:18 PST
Honda Civic Micro Camper/utility Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Honda-Civic-Micro-Camperutility-Trailer/
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Sat, 13 Jan 2018 07:20:59 PST
Mazda3 Switchback LED Daytime Running Lamps Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Mazda3-Switchback-LED-Daytime-Running-Lamps-Instal/
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 07:54:31 PST
Topping up a car's r134a air conditioning system. http://www.instructables.com/id/Topping-up-a-car-air-conditioning/
Topping up a car's r134a air conditioning system. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/Y1YW/I92LV7WX/FVZY1YWI92LV7WX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/Y1YW/I92LV7WX/FVZY1YWI92LV7WX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/Y1YW/I92LV7WX/FVZY1YWI92LV7WX.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Yes we all have cars with air conditioning that do not cool as well as they used to. Why? Car air conditioning compressors are not hermetically sealed. They are open type. Fugitive leaks occur on even the best of car compressors over time. Also leaks on mechanical fittings and Schrader valves will c...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 18:01:32 PDT
Range Rover P38 EAS Air Suspension Valve Block O-rings and Diaphragm Seal Replacement Instructions Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Range-Rover-P38-EAS-Air-Suspension-Valve-Block-O-r/
Range Rover P38 EAS Air Suspension Valve Block O-rings and Diaphragm Seal Replacement Instructions Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/IIKC/HX5H67EB/F1SIIKCHX5H67EB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/IIKC/HX5H67EB/F1SIIKCHX5H67EB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/IIKC/HX5H67EB/F1SIIKCHX5H67EB.SMALL.jpg x8rltd Leak from EAS system but no visable leaks when testing components, vehicle on bump stops? Slow leak? Complete failure of EAS system?The O rings and or diaphragm wearing can lead to the compressor overworking and can cause complete EAS falure, we always recommend replacing the diaphragm seal when r...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 03:28:30 PDT
Water Injection – stage 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Injection-stage-1/
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Mon, 27 May 2013 11:02:06 PDT
Land Rover Discovery 2 Air Suspension Wabco Compressor Removal. http://www.instructables.com/id/Land-Rover-Discovery-2-Air-Suspension-Wabco-Compre/
Land Rover Discovery 2 Air Suspension Wabco Compressor Removal. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/QXN7/HTJP9WI0/FBQQXN7HTJP9WI0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/QXN7/HTJP9WI0/FBQQXN7HTJP9WI0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/QXN7/HTJP9WI0/FBQQXN7HTJP9WI0.SMALL.jpg x8rltd It is very common that the piston ring seal within the Wabco compressor wears down reducing compressor performance leading to noisy, slow rising or even inactive air suspension. This guide shows how to remove the compressor so that the piston ring can be replaced using our repair kit, available fr...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 04:39:27 PDT
How to update maps in Audi MMI 2G (A4 A5 A6 A8 Q7) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-update-maps-in-Audi-MMI-2G-A4-A5-A6-A8-Q7/
How to update maps in Audi MMI 2G (A4 A5 A6 A8 Q7) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/4LXT/IG5GKBM2/F6M4LXTIG5GKBM2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/4LXT/IG5GKBM2/F6M4LXTIG5GKBM2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/4LXT/IG5GKBM2/F6M4LXTIG5GKBM2.SMALL.jpg mr-fix Audi MMI 2G maps update is performed with a DVD stored navigation database. Maps update procedure is simple, does not require any diagnostic tools what so ever.Make sure that you have in you car Audi Multi Media Interface 2G (MMI 2G). Audi cars can have MMI 3G system, RNS-E, RNS-D, Audi RMC, Audi Co...
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Fri, 23 Oct 2015 09:13:19 PDT
Custom Van Windows http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Van-Windows/
Custom Van Windows - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/RGX3/J4YFVFEH/FOPRGX3J4YFVFEH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/RGX3/J4YFVFEH/FOPRGX3J4YFVFEH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/RGX3/J4YFVFEH/FOPRGX3J4YFVFEH.SMALL.jpg joe.andolina Not long ago I picked up a used 2016 Ford Transit cargo van. Doing a camper conversion has been a fantasy of mine since high school, dreams do come true. The cargo van is pretty raw, it came with a driver seat and a passenger seat. Past that it is just metal, no flooring, no walls and no windows! M...
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Tue, 11 Jul 2017 11:54:53 PDT
hardwire a dashcam, cheap and quick - Vauxhall zafira http://www.instructables.com/id/hardwire-a-dashcam-cheap-and-quick-Vauxhall-zafira/
hardwire a dashcam, cheap and quick - Vauxhall zafira - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/KKTM/IEQXTCGK/FLQKKTMIEQXTCGK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/KKTM/IEQXTCGK/FLQKKTMIEQXTCGK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/KKTM/IEQXTCGK/FLQKKTMIEQXTCGK.SMALL.jpg MRBENN I found a dash cam for sale in BP station for £15 pounds. I couldn't resist and knew if want it hardwired in to the ignition. also brought an extension socket from poundland. have a play with the dash cam before you install it, fully get to grips with the menu and get all the settings right followin...
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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 06:37:11 PDT
Building a Custom Automotive Wheel From Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Custom-Automotive-Wheel-From-Scratch/
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Wed, 6 Dec 2017 14:53:04 PST
How to service the transmission on a P38 Range Rover 4.6 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-service-the-transmission-on-a-P38-Range-Rov/
How to service the transmission on a P38 Range Rover 4.6 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/HTGU/HS9TBOGM/FX1HTGUHS9TBOGM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/HTGU/HS9TBOGM/FX1HTGUHS9TBOGM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/HTGU/HS9TBOGM/FX1HTGUHS9TBOGM.SMALL.jpg knuseiii Tools and Supplies Needed:10mm socket Crescent WrenchTorx wrench T27 Jack Stands5mm Allen wrench ...
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Sun, 2 Mar 2014 02:40:28 PST
USBing your car http://www.instructables.com/id/USBing-your-car/
USBing your car - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/7YKR/IDYPBBMG/FKL7YKRIDYPBBMG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/7YKR/IDYPBBMG/FKL7YKRIDYPBBMG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/7YKR/IDYPBBMG/FKL7YKRIDYPBBMG.SMALL.jpg Hack42Mack One of the problems of all those new gadgets in our cars is that they require power, and one of my pet peeves is how unreliable those classic 12V outlets can behave. Maybe because I drive those old beat-up cars, sue me.So I wanted a permanent connection.What I had was; a 12V to 5V USB converter, a b...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 19:36:23 PDT
Sony XPLOD Car stereo stalk adapter / AUX out hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Sony-XPLOD-Car-stereo-stalk-adapter-AUX-out-hack/
Sony XPLOD Car stereo stalk adapter / AUX out hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/4P2N/HFBK71I5/FF74P2NHFBK71I5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/4P2N/HFBK71I5/FF74P2NHFBK71I5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/4P2N/HFBK71I5/FF74P2NHFBK71I5.SMALL.jpg Dandymon The nice thing about cars with stalk controls, is that you can can change the track or volume without removing your hands from the steering wheel. The problem with getting a new radio, is that this functionality isn't always available in the new radio so you have now defunct buttons on your steering...
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Wed, 10 Apr 2013 06:28:32 PDT
How to Reset Oil Life: Mazda 3 2014-2016 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Reset-Oil-Life-Mazda-3-2014-2016/
How to Reset Oil Life: Mazda 3 2014-2016 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F07/OQ7J/IQ6VEIO4/F07OQ7JIQ6VEIO4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F07/OQ7J/IQ6VEIO4/F07OQ7JIQ6VEIO4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F07/OQ7J/IQ6VEIO4/F07OQ7JIQ6VEIO4.SMALL.jpg The MechanicD This video will show you step by step instructions on how to reset your oil life indicator on a Mazda 3 2014-2016.If you liked this video and found it helpful feel free to like, share, and comment to help us bring even better content. For more oil reset and DIY maintenance, make sure to subscribe to...
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Sun, 3 Jul 2016 05:21:36 PDT
Auto Seat Covers out of 3 Men's T-shirts http://www.instructables.com/id/Auto-Seat-Covers-out-of-3-Mens-T-shirts/
Auto Seat Covers out of 3 Men's T-shirts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/6WSG/HJKBVBLI/FE06WSGHJKBVBLI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/6WSG/HJKBVBLI/FE06WSGHJKBVBLI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/6WSG/HJKBVBLI/FE06WSGHJKBVBLI.SMALL.jpg tdc2202 We bought a new Toyota Corolla and want to keep the seat covers clean and new looking, so went to buy pre-made seat covers.  Well, imagine my surprise at the cost from the dealer! :)  And when we tried some from a less expensive source they didn't fit very well.  Sooooooooo....  my scary brain start...
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Thu, 8 Aug 2013 19:26:31 PDT
How to change a tail light on a '97 to '01 Jeep Cherokee http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-change-a-tail-light-on-a-97-to-01-Jeep-Ch/
How to change a tail light on a '97 to '01 Jeep Cherokee - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/Z9MJ/GPZAHMPJ/FJZZ9MJGPZAHMPJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/Z9MJ/GPZAHMPJ/FJZZ9MJGPZAHMPJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/Z9MJ/GPZAHMPJ/FJZZ9MJGPZAHMPJ.SMALL.jpg StraightToPlaid Like many jeep owners, I'm proud of my jeep.  I like it to look good too.  However, by jeep standards looking good is relative.   Covered with mud?  Looks great!   A little scratch or ding from your last offroading trip?  Adds character!   A busted tail light because you were stupid and smashed the ...
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Tue, 12 Jul 2011 19:19:18 PDT
How to repair a rusty fuse box on a classic car. Mustang, Falcon, truck... http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-repair-a-65-67-falcon-or-mustang-fuse-box/
How to repair a rusty fuse box on a classic car. Mustang, Falcon, truck... - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/WCJ1/GWSJMW7O/FVGWCJ1GWSJMW7O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/WCJ1/GWSJMW7O/FVGWCJ1GWSJMW7O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/WCJ1/GWSJMW7O/FVGWCJ1GWSJMW7O.SMALL.jpg crowndelorean I've got a 1965 Ford Falcon from my father, it was his first car and now it's my turn to take care for it.Some parts need to be replaced or rebuilt and it's a great challenge to figure out how to do it or find spare parts, specially in my country.When I was rebuilding the electrical system the probl...
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Sat, 31 Dec 2011 13:30:32 PST
Install iJDMTOY Lexus IS F-Sport Fog Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Lexus-IS-F-Sport-LED-Fog-Lights/
Install iJDMTOY Lexus IS F-Sport Fog Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F80/KH2Z/IBC2TDCT/F80KH2ZIBC2TDCT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F80/KH2Z/IBC2TDCT/F80KH2ZIBC2TDCT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F80/KH2Z/IBC2TDCT/F80KH2ZIBC2TDCT.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy Ever since the 3rd generation Lexus IS F-Sport came out with 2014, there have been tons of aftermarket accessories available for car fans to install on their vehicle. These direct fit Lexus IS F-Sport LED Fog Lights are perfect for the USDM 3rd gen Lexus IS250/IS350 since it does not come with fog l...
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 13:13:28 PDT
RX300 Fuel Pump Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/RX300-Fuel-Pump-Replacement/
RX300 Fuel Pump Replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F14/IKC5/GWTIK4J5/F14IKC5GWTIK4J5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F14/IKC5/GWTIK4J5/F14IKC5GWTIK4J5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F14/IKC5/GWTIK4J5/F14IKC5GWTIK4J5.SMALL.jpg bhunter736 There is a prerequisite for this instructable - http://www.instructables.com/id/RX300-Removal-of-Back-Seats/ The fuel pump is located under the driver side back seat.  You will probably find that it is easier to have both back seats out of the car in order to flip the carpet forward out of the way ...
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Mon, 2 Jan 2012 13:00:39 PST
DIY Reupholster Vehicle Door Panels http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Reupholster-Vehicle-Door-Panels/
DIY Reupholster Vehicle Door Panels - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/WZ9H/IQ2O4VD3/FIKWZ9HIQ2O4VD3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/WZ9H/IQ2O4VD3/FIKWZ9HIQ2O4VD3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/WZ9H/IQ2O4VD3/FIKWZ9HIQ2O4VD3.SMALL.jpg 1775 Hi there! Thanks for checking out my Instructable!This Instructable is geared for those who are interested in restoring your old ratty vehicle door panels. I completed this project on an older 1981 Subaru. It is a simple technique that can easily be completed in a weekend and it will completely tran...
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 12:59:40 PDT
Chevy Colorado/GMC Canyon Extended Cab Rear Seat Removal and Cargo Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/2015-Chevy-ColoradoGMC-Canyon-Extended-Cab-Rear-Se/
Chevy Colorado/GMC Canyon Extended Cab Rear Seat Removal and Cargo Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/CZL2/IJHJPD78/FCXCZL2IJHJPD78.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/CZL2/IJHJPD78/FCXCZL2IJHJPD78.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/CZL2/IJHJPD78/FCXCZL2IJHJPD78.SMALL.jpg psdhowto The rear seats in the second generation Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon Extended Cab are not useful for anyone over the age of 7. But it is great space for cargo. Unfortunately, GM did not offer a back seat delete option. But you can easily (very easily) remove the seats and even reinstall them in the...
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 19:00:15 PST
Repair 2000-2004 Ford Focus Air Cleaner Box for under $25 http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-2000-2004-Ford-Focus-Air-Cleaner-Box-for-un/
Repair 2000-2004 Ford Focus Air Cleaner Box for under $25 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F55/SPD0/FKD1LZA0/F55SPD0FKD1LZA0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F55/SPD0/FKD1LZA0/F55SPD0FKD1LZA0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F55/SPD0/FKD1LZA0/F55SPD0FKD1LZA0.SMALL.jpg jlsteiner Hello, I am a former farm machinery repairman and as some would say just a cheap skate who does not like spending my hard earned money if I can help it. So when I went to change my air filter on my 2002 Ford Focus and could not get the screws out because the nuts were stripped out of the plastic h...
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Fri, 5 Sep 2008 18:59:59 PDT
DIY HID Flashlight for your car/truck http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-HID-Flashlight-for-your-cartruck/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2009 07:31:04 PDT
Hyundai Getz, aftermarked remote controlled central lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Hyunday-Getz-aftermarked-remote-controlled-centra/
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Mon, 6 Aug 2012 16:16:47 PDT
Changing the brake rotor on an 95 Volvo 850 http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-the-brake-rotor-on-an-95-Volvo-850/
Changing the brake rotor on an 95 Volvo 850 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/FK5Y/HI3TYS5F/FF3FK5YHI3TYS5F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/FK5Y/HI3TYS5F/FF3FK5YHI3TYS5F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/FK5Y/HI3TYS5F/FF3FK5YHI3TYS5F.SMALL.jpg monkeywork Ok, this is different than my usual instructables where I create a prop.  There's one of them on the way, in the meantime I had to swap out the front brake rotors on our 1995 Volvo 850 due to a warped rotor which was giving us a pulse when coming to a stop. This is a fairly easy job if you have the...
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Sat, 22 Jun 2013 15:15:36 PDT
How To Remove the Rear Seats from a Toyota Prius V http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Remove-the-Rear-Seats-from-a-Prius-V/
How To Remove the Rear Seats from a Toyota Prius V - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/4UQE/GWKKNGIO/FL74UQEGWKKNGIO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/4UQE/GWKKNGIO/FL74UQEGWKKNGIO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/4UQE/GWKKNGIO/FL74UQEGWKKNGIO.SMALL.jpg ewilhelm The rear seats in the 2012 Toyota Prius V slide, recline, fold flat, and, if you're willing to take a socket set to your car, are easily removed.  Taking out one or both seats really increases the cargo space.  I cut one of the plastic covers to make it even easier to remove the seats.     Remove ...
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Wed, 18 Jan 2012 15:20:13 PST