Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars http://www.instructables.com Sat, 29 Aug 2015 08:16:08 PDT BLOX v1.01 Remove a stuck alloy rim without damage http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-a-stuck-alloy-rim-without-damage/
Remove a stuck alloy rim without damage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/LC9R/IDWXIG03/FS4LC9RIDWXIG03.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/LC9R/IDWXIG03/FS4LC9RIDWXIG03.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/LC9R/IDWXIG03/FS4LC9RIDWXIG03.SMALL.jpg PeterTheUnGreat If your alloys are like mine they corrode a bit and are quite hard to remove, the natural instinct is to get a lump hammer and start pounding - STOP - you will mash up your alloy (don't ask me how I know that)Let me show you a better way. Jack and Chock Hopefully I dont need to tell you the impor...
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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 04:23:28 PDT
How To Install A Cold Air Intake http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-A-Cold-Air-Intake/
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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 02:56:51 PDT
BMW 1 Series Service #4 - Front Brake Pads Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/BMW-1-Series-Service-4-Front-Brake-Pads-Replacemen/
BMW 1 Series Service #4 - Front Brake Pads Replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/XG1U/IDUQP7IG/FLEXG1UIDUQP7IG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/XG1U/IDUQP7IG/FLEXG1UIDUQP7IG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/XG1U/IDUQP7IG/FLEXG1UIDUQP7IG.SMALL.jpg LucaCarMods As i told in a previous video my BMW 120D needed some new brake pads. The old pads where worn and my BC told me that they needed to be replaced. I checked if my discs needed to be replaced as well, thankfully only the pads where worn. This is a service that you can perform with very little knowledg...
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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 02:56:51 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/QX90/IDUQU0SS/FC6QX90IDUQU0SS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/QX90/IDUQU0SS/FC6QX90IDUQU0SS.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Northern Car Plug Saver http://www.instructables.com/id/Northern-Car-Plug-Saver/
Northern Car Plug Saver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/YZR4/IDUQSQAH/F2VYZR4IDUQSQAH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/YZR4/IDUQSQAH/F2VYZR4IDUQSQAH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/YZR4/IDUQSQAH/F2VYZR4IDUQSQAH.SMALL.jpg 1hylander At subzero temperatures, cars and trucks don’t like to start, especially if it’s colder than minus 20 degrees. To ensure starts on a cold winter mornings, vehicles in northern communities such as Whitehorse, Yukon are equipped with one or more electricity-powered heating devices which warm engine co...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 19:50:37 PDT
How to Repair Broken Ford Door Latch and Cables on Ford F-Series Truck, E-Series Van, Ranger, Excursion, Expedition and Navigator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-Broken-Ford-Door-Latch-and-Cables-on/
How to Repair Broken Ford Door Latch and Cables on Ford F-Series Truck, E-Series Van, Ranger, Excursion, Expedition and Navigator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/4DA3/IDTAOM7Y/FMR4DA3IDTAOM7Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/4DA3/IDTAOM7Y/FMR4DA3IDTAOM7Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/4DA3/IDTAOM7Y/FMR4DA3IDTAOM7Y.SMALL.jpg MikeD56 Hello,I've been a mechanic for many years and I've had hundreds of customers come into my shop complaining about broken Ford door cables and latches. What happens is the door cables in Ford Trucks (F-150, F-250, F-350, Ranger) and Ford Vans (F-150, F-250, F-350) have plastic ends that keep the cable...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 16:41:02 PDT
Trunk 12V socket/plug for a car http://www.instructables.com/id/Trunk-12V-socketplug-for-a-car/
Trunk 12V socket/plug for a car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/PXSK/IDTANZ5A/F5OPXSKIDTANZ5A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/PXSK/IDTANZ5A/F5OPXSKIDTANZ5A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/PXSK/IDTANZ5A/F5OPXSKIDTANZ5A.SMALL.jpg mi.tudor So here goes my first instructable :)The story behind it:On a sunny day my Mazda Demio from 2000 was very very loaded. When I got home my back left shock absorber decided to pop out of its place giving me a nice big hole in the left plastic cover.So I decided to make the best of it and mount a car 1...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 14:42:03 PDT
Jump Start with a Portable Jump Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Jump-Start-with-a-Portable-Jump-Starter/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 19:46:59 PDT
How to install sound dampening material in a Porsche 911 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-install-sound-dampening-material-in-a-Porsc/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 17:26:38 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
Cheap lap timer, navigation and in-car entertainment center http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-lap-timer-navigation-and-in-car-entertainmen/
Cheap lap timer, navigation and in-car entertainment center - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/M8H4/IDMXKD6S/FMDM8H4IDMXKD6S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/M8H4/IDMXKD6S/FMDM8H4IDMXKD6S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/M8H4/IDMXKD6S/FMDM8H4IDMXKD6S.SMALL.jpg mr-fix My brothers 2002 Subaru Impreza STI was completely stripped down including radio and speakers. Big 2DIN hole in the dashboard looked really bad, so I decided to do something with it.I had some junk from that could be useful: Nokia N95 with broken screen ($70) 7'' LCD screen from and old ICE system ...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 00:54:06 PDT
F150 lock compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/F150-lock-compartment/
F150 lock compartment - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/PWI1/IDLI6I5M/FMWPWI1IDLI6I5M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/PWI1/IDLI6I5M/FMWPWI1IDLI6I5M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/PWI1/IDLI6I5M/FMWPWI1IDLI6I5M.SMALL.jpg jpetrach Making a hidden underseat storage compartment with solenoid lock. mine uses the center seat of a Ford F 150 Prep, Plan, Order. Remove the existing handle on the underside of the seat. Remove the plastic tray in the compartment. set these 2 aside.(No OEM Parts were harmed in the making of this in...
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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 13:43:16 PDT
Cheap In-Car Entertainment system retrofit http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-In-Car-Entertainment-system-retrofit/
Cheap In-Car Entertainment system retrofit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/4YHU/IDLO0IDS/FYT4YHUIDLO0IDS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/4YHU/IDLO0IDS/FYT4YHUIDLO0IDS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/4YHU/IDLO0IDS/FYT4YHUIDLO0IDS.SMALL.jpg mr-fix You will need:Peugeot 3008 with RT6 navigation system (or any other car with any other multimedia system that lets you plug-in AV signal).Media player with USB and card reader (about $30).SD card or USB drive for media.12V-to-5V car charger. Modify the media player IR receiver Since I wanted to h...
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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 03:34:51 PDT
Add Cabin Filter In Vehicle Without One http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Cabin-Filter-In-Vehicle-Without-One/
Add Cabin Filter In Vehicle Without One - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/YPFQ/IDLNYTHI/FFMYPFQIDLNYTHI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/YPFQ/IDLNYTHI/FFMYPFQIDLNYTHI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/YPFQ/IDLNYTHI/FFMYPFQIDLNYTHI.SMALL.jpg saulhudson32 So I had been in the constant struggle of wanting a cabin filter, not because I necessarily can't withstand some dust and need pleasant filtered air; more so the issue of the condenser filling up with debris and burning up (real issue, google it people find birds nests in there). As well its nice t...
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 18:49:03 PDT
Making a replacement Dashboard AC Vent. http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-replace-Dashboard-AC-Vent/
Making a replacement Dashboard AC Vent. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/7J2Z/IDLI13PU/F177J2ZIDLI13PU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/7J2Z/IDLI13PU/F177J2ZIDLI13PU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/7J2Z/IDLI13PU/F177J2ZIDLI13PU.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby My trusty civic has its driver's side AC vent missing for several years now. Today I decided to make my own replacement vent since these items are becoming increasingly hard to obtain for a 1999 vehicle. Creating inner walls for the vent. I used an old dog food bin to cut sections out for the inn...
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 09:21:07 PDT
Fixing a broken car door handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-a-broken-car-door-handle/
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 13:54:58 PDT
Volvo tips & tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/Volvo-tips-tricks/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/E9N0/IDH7XF7T/FW3E9N0IDH7XF7T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/E9N0/IDH7XF7T/FW3E9N0IDH7XF7T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/E9N0/IDH7XF7T/FW3E9N0IDH7XF7T.SMALL.jpg mr-fix Tips & tricks for Volvo cars. Maintenance, tuning, repair and disassembly.Keep your Volvo in good condition. Clean throttle body in 2.0 diesel engine (Volvo, Ford, Peugeot, Citroen) Cleaning the throttle body in diesel engine (2.0D) for better performance and smoother ride. How to activate empt...
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 12:13:10 PDT
Clean throttle body in 2.0 diesel engine (Volvo, Ford, Peugeot, Citroen) http://www.instructables.com/id/Clean-throttle-body-in-20-diesel-engine-Volvo-Ford/
Clean throttle body in 2.0 diesel engine (Volvo, Ford, Peugeot, Citroen) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/C43O/IDH7XEX5/FGGC43OIDH7XEX5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/C43O/IDH7XEX5/FGGC43OIDH7XEX5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/C43O/IDH7XEX5/FGGC43OIDH7XEX5.SMALL.jpg mr-fix How to disassemble and clean throttle body in 136PS diesel engines Volvo 2.0D, Ford 2.0TDCi (136PS & 140PS), Peugeot & Citroen 2.0HDi from oil and carbon deposits. Inspect intake manifold, clean intake air temperature sensor (IAT) and manifold absolute pressure sensor (MAP) and make your diesel engi...
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 12:09:14 PDT
Simple Leaf Blower Hovercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Leaf-Blower-Hovercraft/
Simple Leaf Blower Hovercraft - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/V3PJ/IDIN5A0U/FPTV3PJIDIN5A0U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/V3PJ/IDIN5A0U/FPTV3PJIDIN5A0U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/V3PJ/IDIN5A0U/FPTV3PJIDIN5A0U.SMALL.jpg jenfoxbot What better way to finish off the summer than a relaxing hover to the park? This is an overview of a simple, inexpensive design that can be built for less than $10 if you are resourceful (and already have a leaf blower). Maximum cost, excluding the leaf blower, is about $50.Here's a video of the ho...
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 11:32:51 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/Y2AJ/IDH7Q078/F1RY2AJIDH7Q078.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/Y2AJ/IDH7Q078/F1RY2AJIDH7Q078.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/Y2AJ/IDH7Q078/F1RY2AJIDH7Q078.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby In preparation for my car pc automation project, I needed to replace the oem controller with an on off switch. Eventually the pc will do the switching for me automatically but for now I needed to isolate the wiring for the AC compressor and condenser fan. The air conditioning system in my 1999 civic...
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 11:39:27 PDT
How to access fuses in BMW 1-Series (E81 E82 E87 E88) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-access-fuses-in-BMW-1-Series-E81-E82-E87-E8/
How to access fuses in BMW 1-Series (E81 E82 E87 E88) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/2Y06/IDH7PDP8/FC02Y06IDH7PDP8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/2Y06/IDH7PDP8/FC02Y06IDH7PDP8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/2Y06/IDH7PDP8/FC02Y06IDH7PDP8.SMALL.jpg mr-fix To access cabin fuses in BMW 1-Series you need to release the glove compartment in your car. Open the carTake the passengers seat.Open the glove compartment.Locate shock absorber on the side and disconnect it.Locate two buttons that need to be pressed in order to release the glove compartment.Pr...
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 10:43:05 PDT
How to activate empty button in Volvo dome light http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-activate-empty-button-in-Volvo-dome-light/
How to activate empty button in Volvo dome light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/1X4G/IDH7PAS8/F5X1X4GIDH7PAS8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/1X4G/IDH7PAS8/F5X1X4GIDH7PAS8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/1X4G/IDH7PAS8/F5X1X4GIDH7PAS8.SMALL.jpg mr-fix You can easily activate empty button in your Volvos dome light and use it with garage door opener, aftermarket immobilizer or any other gadget.Enabling is easy. All you need is flat screwdriver, nail file, sharp blade and reset button switch from old computer case. Disassemble Remove dome light...
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 09:58:54 PDT
Activate ambient light in Audi MMI 2G http://www.instructables.com/id/Activate-ambient-light-in-Audi-MMI-2G/
Activate ambient light in Audi MMI 2G - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/ZPPH/IDH7XC76/FFLZPPHIDH7XC76.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/ZPPH/IDH7XC76/FFLZPPHIDH7XC76.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/ZPPH/IDH7XC76/FFLZPPHIDH7XC76.SMALL.jpg mr-fix Audi MMI 2G enable ambient light (extended background light) in Audi MMI 2G (Multi Media Interface) in A4, A5, A6, A8 and Q7 cars. This feature gives you control of the footwell backlight intensity.You don’t need diagnostic tools like VCDS, VAG-COM or VAS to activate this feature. All you need is ac...
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 11:49:35 PDT
Keep your block heater plug from scratching your paint http://www.instructables.com/id/Block-Heater-Plug-Improvement/
Keep your block heater plug from scratching your paint - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/W5XL/IDED1H66/F2ZW5XLIDED1H66.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/W5XL/IDED1H66/F2ZW5XLIDED1H66.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/W5XL/IDED1H66/F2ZW5XLIDED1H66.SMALL.jpg anlek When I first moved to the Yukon, I noticed all the cars here had plugs sticking out of them. These plugs are usually for the block heater and/or oil pan heater and/or battery blanket. When plugged in, these are used to 'pre-warm' parts of the engine in order to help the car start when the weather ge...
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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 17:53:34 PDT
Wash Car Without scratches, sponge, rubbing http://www.instructables.com/id/Wash-Car-Without-scratches-sponge-rubbing/
Wash Car Without scratches, sponge, rubbing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/MMOM/IDH7QYOR/FWTMMOMIDH7QYOR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/MMOM/IDH7QYOR/FWTMMOMIDH7QYOR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/MMOM/IDH7QYOR/FWTMMOMIDH7QYOR.SMALL.jpg diy-master In videos you can see how powerfull is Atas Dimer.I can say it is perfect cleaner for me.If you have dark car, you realy don't need to use shampoo and sponge.Source of picture; freeimages.com Very dirty car Procedure; wash car only with waterspray with Dimerwash with waterspray with Dimerwash wit...
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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 13:41:19 PDT
O2 Sensor Replacement- Goodbye Check Engine Light http://www.instructables.com/id/O2-Sensor-Replacement-Goodbye-Check-Engine-Light/
O2 Sensor Replacement- Goodbye Check Engine Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/4V6E/IDCXG7NL/F424V6EIDCXG7NL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/4V6E/IDCXG7NL/F424V6EIDCXG7NL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/4V6E/IDCXG7NL/F424V6EIDCXG7NL.SMALL.jpg rybitski I bought a 98 Ford ranger XLT several months ago and have been working through it fixing issues whenever time permits. Today I decided to the tackle pesky check engine light that has been on since I purchased the vehicle. This instructables will contain information on how to read error codes via OBD...
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 21:52:43 PDT
replacing front axle bearings on 1920-23 model T http://www.instructables.com/id/replacing-front-axle-bearings-on-1920-23-model-T/
replacing front axle bearings on 1920-23 model T - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/NK7K/IDA2KP0V/FNWNK7KIDA2KP0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/NK7K/IDA2KP0V/FNWNK7KIDA2KP0V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/NK7K/IDA2KP0V/FNWNK7KIDA2KP0V.SMALL.jpg ljm911 this instructable will show you how to clean front axle bearings on a model T Take off hubcap screw off hubcap Take wheel off take out cotter pin and screw off castellated nut with washer. take wheel off with bearings still in. Take bearings out take all 11 bearings out. wipe grease out of ...
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Thu, 13 Aug 2015 17:11:54 PDT
DIY Car LCD sun shader http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Car-LCD-sun-shader/
DIY Car LCD sun shader - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/ZYMU/IDA2JW31/FLMZYMUIDA2JW31.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/ZYMU/IDA2JW31/FLMZYMUIDA2JW31.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/ZYMU/IDA2JW31/FLMZYMUIDA2JW31.SMALL.jpg wavegm While driving my car during a sunny day, I noticed that I can't read the LCD panel of the car (Audio etc'). As a maker, I wanted to find the quickest and simplest solution to that problem - So I made a shade to the LCD - using the CD slot that is above the panel and building a simple shade as follow...
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Thu, 13 Aug 2015 16:13:00 PDT
2$ Steering Wheel Upholstery http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Steering-Wheel-Upholstery/
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 15:07:43 PDT
How To Rice: Racing Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Rice-Racing-Wheel/
How To Rice: Racing Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/GGRT/ID7UW55U/FBKGGRTID7UW55U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/GGRT/ID7UW55U/FBKGGRTID7UW55U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/GGRT/ID7UW55U/FBKGGRTID7UW55U.SMALL.jpg 390v8 So in continuation of our ricey modification to this poor Integra is a new steering wheel. The kids find these to look cool and a great interior modification. They are lighter, typically look better and have cool designs you can coordinate with other interior parts. Parts On this particular 96 I...
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 10:37:19 PDT
How To Rice: Stickerbomb! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Rice-Stickerbomb/
How To Rice: Stickerbomb! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/5IL9/ID7UXT3O/FDL5IL9ID7UXT3O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/5IL9/ID7UXT3O/FDL5IL9ID7UXT3O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/5IL9/ID7UXT3O/FDL5IL9ID7UXT3O.SMALL.jpg 390v8 What is stickerbombing? Well stickerbombing is slapping a ton of stickers to cover a grungy old surface. While it seems quite straight forward it is important to carefully plan out your sticky attack. This technique can be used on car parts, laptop covers, binders, any flat or slightly curved surfac...
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 18:28:47 PDT
How I Painted My Rims http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-Painted-My-Rims/
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 10:01:20 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/KSP9/ID4CTDT2/FLMKSP9ID4CTDT2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/KSP9/ID4CTDT2/FLMKSP9ID4CTDT2.SQUARE.jpg http://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
PORSCHE Casting http://www.instructables.com/id/PORSCHE-Casting/
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 07:58:29 PDT
weld a cracked engine block/ welding cracked aluminum rims or other aluminum or magnesium casting http://www.instructables.com/id/weld-a-cracked-engine-block-welding-cracked-alumin/
weld a cracked engine block/ welding cracked aluminum rims or other aluminum or magnesium casting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/DSGH/ID2XEDXG/FZNDSGHID2XEDXG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/DSGH/ID2XEDXG/FZNDSGHID2XEDXG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/DSGH/ID2XEDXG/FZNDSGHID2XEDXG.SMALL.jpg cleaverbikes become a neighbor hood hero welding cracked aluminum rims and engine blocks like the Neanderthal I know you are. cleaning, caustics and abrasives Oxides are your enemy. oxidides contain oxegen,dont conduct, dont alloy, make you you look badyou need to complete ly rid immediate heat affected a...
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 06:12:48 PDT
Tacoma Bed Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Tacoma-Bed-Rack/
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Sat, 8 Aug 2015 13:13:09 PDT
Toyota Prius Rear Door Switch Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Toyota-Prius-Rear-Door-Switch-Repair/
Toyota Prius Rear Door Switch Repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/0JVM/ID2XA2Q2/FB20JVMID2XA2Q2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/0JVM/ID2XA2Q2/FB20JVMID2XA2Q2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/0JVM/ID2XA2Q2/FB20JVMID2XA2Q2.SMALL.jpg hermanwahsletn No need to dissassemble Toyota Prius Rear Door Switch - SUPER Easy Repair Toyota Prius Rear Door Switch - Easy Repair. The handle of the Rear Door Switch is made of rubber. In a hot climate the rubber can melt and it gets sticky. In the end the switch will give up working. My fix is based on a th...
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Sat, 8 Aug 2015 08:09:49 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/7JT9/ID2XCRKF/F027JT9ID2XCRKF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/7JT9/ID2XCRKF/F027JT9ID2XCRKF.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Land Rover Defender Discovery TD5 Diesel 2.5 Starter Motor Repair Kit Install http://www.instructables.com/id/Land-Rover-Defender-Discovery-TD5-Diesel-25-Starte/
Land Rover Defender Discovery TD5 Diesel 2.5 Starter Motor Repair Kit Install - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/9K6L/ID1SPX9Q/F3L9K6LID1SPX9Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/9K6L/ID1SPX9Q/F3L9K6LID1SPX9Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/9K6L/ID1SPX9Q/F3L9K6LID1SPX9Q.SMALL.jpg x8rltd The ProblemThe Nippon Denso starter motor fitted to Land Rover Discovery and Defender TD5 2.5 Diesel models produced from 1998 to 2004 is prone to failure and is very expensive to replace. The cause of the fault with these starters is worn contacts and a worn plunger assembly within the solenoid hou...
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 11:11:13 PDT
Sticker de Stormtrooper en corte vinil para coche. http://www.instructables.com/id/Sticker-de-Stormtrooper-en-corte-vinil-para-coche/
Sticker de Stormtrooper en corte vinil para coche. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/LCMX/ID0PO612/F6RLCMXID0PO612.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/LCMX/ID0PO612/F6RLCMXID0PO612.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/LCMX/ID0PO612/F6RLCMXID0PO612.SMALL.jpg gerghas En esta ocasión les mostrare como hacer un pequeño detalle geek para sus coches, vamos a implementar un sticker minimalista de un stormtrooper, en un vehículo blanco se ve fantástico. Paso 1: Importar la imagen. Para nuestro primer paso necesitamos el software del plotter silhouette, después imp...
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 05:44:55 PDT
How Twins Change Oil In A Jeep http://www.instructables.com/id/How-Twins-Change-Oil-In-A-Jeep/
How Twins Change Oil In A Jeep - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/FMLN/ID02FITV/FLAFMLNID02FITV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/FMLN/ID02FITV/FLAFMLNID02FITV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/FMLN/ID02FITV/FLAFMLNID02FITV.SMALL.jpg florlayamp In this Instructable, we show you how twins change the oil in a 94 Jeep Cherokee, along with all the issues and fun that comes with a Jeep. A typical 4.0L Jeep engine takes 5 quarts of oil while the older ones take 6 quarts. This can be pricey if you go have it changed somewhere but you can save mon...
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 09:33:07 PDT
USA Flag For Camaro http://www.instructables.com/id/USA-Flag-For-Camaro/
USA Flag For Camaro - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/GT31/ICZ4TEQP/FSUGT31ICZ4TEQP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/GT31/ICZ4TEQP/FSUGT31ICZ4TEQP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/GT31/ICZ4TEQP/FSUGT31ICZ4TEQP.SMALL.jpg John Hildebrand I wanted to add a American flag to my car.What is needed:DecalWindow CleanerPaper TowelsSqueegee Find the Location After some consideration I decided to place the sticker on the back of the truck lid. Clean the Surface I wanted to make the car look better, so I decided to add a decal.First the...
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 08:24:17 PDT
Instalation Of Convertible Camaro Rear Seat Covers http://www.instructables.com/id/Instalation-Of-Convertible-Camaro-Rear-Seat-Covers/
Instalation Of Convertible Camaro Rear Seat Covers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/82UF/ICX7S3BX/F2U82UFICX7S3BX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/82UF/ICX7S3BX/F2U82UFICX7S3BX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/82UF/ICX7S3BX/F2U82UFICX7S3BX.SMALL.jpg John Hildebrand The rear bench seat covers I purchased from Coverking; however I think that the following procedure should work for any brand seat cover. Note that the convertible has a solid rear backrest, and my car has a speaker in the center of the seat. The procedure is straight forward, there are no bolts t...
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Wed, 5 Aug 2015 10:01:15 PDT
How to Plasti-Dip Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Plasti-Dip-Your-Car/
How to Plasti-Dip Your Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/DUHZ/ICX7NMS1/FSWDUHZICX7NMS1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/DUHZ/ICX7NMS1/FSWDUHZICX7NMS1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/DUHZ/ICX7NMS1/FSWDUHZICX7NMS1.SMALL.jpg troberts8 We've owned our '68 for over a decade and have watched its paint fade, crack and chip.Some areas were down to the metal and we wanted to do something about it before it got any worse.We discovered Plasti-Dip*. Plasti-Dip is resistant to sun fading, winter ice, cold, and salt. It is also a durable ye...
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 21:12:43 PDT
Knex "Racing" car http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Corruptor/
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 15:16:19 PDT
car maintenance and mods http://www.instructables.com/id/car-maintenance/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/HD14/ICX7JGFU/FQWHD14ICX7JGFU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/HD14/ICX7JGFU/FQWHD14ICX7JGFU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/HD14/ICX7JGFU/FQWHD14ICX7JGFU.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Routing Car Maintenance plus important modifications. null null null null null null null Improved Cooling of cree led h4 headlight Repair of dislocated front turn signal lamp Lifepo4 battery for standard gasoline car starting. Servicing the wiper motor on ...
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 05:24:20 PDT
Install Halo LED Projector Fog Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Halo-LED-Projector-Fog-Light/
Install Halo LED Projector Fog Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/W3HQ/ICQSUNBL/FEEW3HQICQSUNBL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/W3HQ/ICQSUNBL/FEEW3HQICQSUNBL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/W3HQ/ICQSUNBL/FEEW3HQICQSUNBL.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy When you combine the classy look of halo rings plus the super bright output of projector fog lights, you get a pretty neat set output with a smooth look. Like most retrofit products, these halo LED projector fog lights come in varying options and can be modified to fit almost any vehicle. If you've ...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 17:36:59 PDT
Change Alternator Honda Pilot http://www.instructables.com/id/Change-Alternator-Honda-Pilot/
Change Alternator Honda Pilot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/QMB6/ICN7HA1A/FP9QMB6ICN7HA1A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/QMB6/ICN7HA1A/FP9QMB6ICN7HA1A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/QMB6/ICN7HA1A/FP9QMB6ICN7HA1A.SMALL.jpg izzyspeaks123 I am assuming that you have done all of the preliminary testing to be certain your alternator is not working. For mine it was the battery that took out the alternator. The battery failed internally in such a way that would duplicate removing the battery while the vehicle was running. This spikes the...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 15:01:07 PDT
VW Beetle Rally Stripe! http://www.instructables.com/id/VW-Beetle-Rally-Stripe/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 10:13:56 PDT
Safe Technique to Slacken and Tighten Tire Nuts. http://www.instructables.com/id/Safe-Technique-to-Slacken-and-Tighten-Tire-Nuts/
Safe Technique to Slacken and Tighten Tire Nuts. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/Q8J7/ICN7GEIQ/F8SQ8J7ICN7GEIQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/Q8J7/ICN7GEIQ/F8SQ8J7ICN7GEIQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/Q8J7/ICN7GEIQ/F8SQ8J7ICN7GEIQ.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby More often than not, us car owners/drivers will have to perform a tire changeout. Be this on the road side or in our garage, it is something we should all know how to do. It's easy enough to do but as always, safety first. Making sure there is a properly inflated and good condition spare tire is cri...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 06:15:22 PDT