Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Jun 2016 05:46:13 PDT BLOX v1.01 Adding trailer light wiring to your car http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-Trailer-Light-Wiring-to-Your-Car/
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Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:09:53 PDT
Oil Filter life hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Oil-Filter-Life-Hack/
Oil Filter life hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/MAWR/IPJTGH1T/F1VMAWRIPJTGH1T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/MAWR/IPJTGH1T/F1VMAWRIPJTGH1T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/MAWR/IPJTGH1T/F1VMAWRIPJTGH1T.SMALL.jpg PeterD60 I was working on my car had drained the oil and couldn't get my oil filter off. I looked for my oil filter wrench but could not find it anywhere. So I improvised. Some of you may have done this before but this worked so well I thought I would share it with everyone. What you need So this is a pre...
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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 12:38:46 PDT
Tutorial: Replace 2004 Honda Civic Brake Pads and Rotors http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Replace-2004-Honda-Civic-Brake-Pads-and-R/
Tutorial: Replace 2004 Honda Civic Brake Pads and Rotors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/47EI/IPPRIW0L/F1V47EIIPPRIW0L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/47EI/IPPRIW0L/F1V47EIIPPRIW0L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/47EI/IPPRIW0L/F1V47EIIPPRIW0L.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Learn how to replace the brake pads and rotors on a 2004 Honda Civic Ex. This tutorial is exactly the same for any 2001-2005 Civic, plus many other Honda's and many other cars in general.
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Tue, 21 Jun 2016 19:49:49 PDT
$8 Racecar Data Logger http://www.instructables.com/id/8-Racecar-Data-Logger/
$8 Racecar Data Logger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/IYL7/IPPRITJU/FFFIYL7IPPRITJU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/IYL7/IPPRITJU/FFFIYL7IPPRITJU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/IYL7/IPPRITJU/FFFIYL7IPPRITJU.SMALL.jpg TunerFreak Nowadays many different companies produce data logging systems for racing applications. However, these systems typically start around $200-$300 and go up from there. Today I'll show you how to build a simple acceleration data logger that'll provide you with enough data to begin evaluating your drivi...
By: TunerFreak

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Tue, 21 Jun 2016 18:55:20 PDT
Install iJDMTOY High Powered LED Fog Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-IJDMTOY-High-Powered-LED-Fog-Light/
Install iJDMTOY High Powered LED Fog Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/UVUQ/IPQMB3ZM/F4EUVUQIPQMB3ZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/UVUQ/IPQMB3ZM/F4EUVUQIPQMB3ZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/UVUQ/IPQMB3ZM/F4EUVUQIPQMB3ZM.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy This installation guide is created to help many people install our iJDMTOY LED Fog Lights in their vehicle. For this example, we used a 2015 Toyota Tacoma but the steps will generally be the same. Many LED fog light installations will be relatively the same so you too can follow along to installing ...
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 14:40:03 PDT
How to Repair Your Motorcycle Seat http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-Your-Motorcycle-Seat/
How to Repair Your Motorcycle Seat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/BY94/IPMUL45N/FPFBY94IPMUL45N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/BY94/IPMUL45N/FPFBY94IPMUL45N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/BY94/IPMUL45N/FPFBY94IPMUL45N.SMALL.jpg leonardo.badillamaroto my bike seat was destroyed so I made this cover get materials a T-shirt, plastic holders and of course the bike seat dismount it and cover basically fit the t-shirt the way you want the design and with the holders keep it in the right place then just put back the seat finished
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 15:33:16 PDT
Side Window Sun Shades for Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Side-Window-Sun-Shades-for-Your-Car/
Side Window Sun Shades for Your Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/PBD6/IPLH8D5I/FS9PBD6IPLH8D5I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/PBD6/IPLH8D5I/FS9PBD6IPLH8D5I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/PBD6/IPLH8D5I/FS9PBD6IPLH8D5I.SMALL.jpg josh I wanna keep my car cool when I have to leave my car parked for long periods. It might look ghetto but man I can tell the difference right away when they're in. This is just a test I might make them more fancy in the future but these are great for privacy screens if you're camping or living the #van...
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 19:56:03 PDT
How to Remove the Top of Your Ford Bronco Alone http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Remove-the-Top-of-Your-Ford-Bronco-Alone/
How to Remove the Top of Your Ford Bronco Alone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/6EZ4/IPLH6PIO/FF36EZ4IPLH6PIO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/6EZ4/IPLH6PIO/FF36EZ4IPLH6PIO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/6EZ4/IPLH6PIO/FF36EZ4IPLH6PIO.SMALL.jpg NathanH102 There are many ways to remove the top. I have seen people use pulley systems in their garage, I've heard of people tying straps to it and using a fork lift and of course, if you have a friend to help, that makes things much easier.However, this tutorial, focuses on removing the top when nobody else ...
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 14:26:57 PDT
Motorcycle Luggage side-carrier http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorcycle-Luggage-Side-carrier/
Motorcycle Luggage side-carrier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/7FA0/IPK953I6/F7N7FA0IPK953I6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/7FA0/IPK953I6/F7N7FA0IPK953I6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/7FA0/IPK953I6/F7N7FA0IPK953I6.SMALL.jpg Phoenix.Van.De.Graaff Moment when you are travelling far or even have to carry your luggage a short distance away and all you have is a motorcycle, this comes in handy.Considering the cost of the panniers in the market, I found out how exorbitant their prices are as compared to my purpose.So I decided to make my own. A...
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 05:00:26 PDT
Dynamic Wheel balancing with Airsoft BB Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Dynamic-Wheel-Balancing-With-Airsoft-BB-Gun/
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 18:15:47 PDT
Replacing the Tail Light on a Hyundai Elantra (2006-2010) http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-the-Tail-Light-on-a-Hyundai-Elantra-2006/
Replacing the Tail Light on a Hyundai Elantra (2006-2010) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/O0MU/IPE9UNQX/FMPO0MUIPE9UNQX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/O0MU/IPE9UNQX/FMPO0MUIPE9UNQX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/O0MU/IPE9UNQX/FMPO0MUIPE9UNQX.SMALL.jpg rw2016 When a tail light goes out on your car, you should replace it immediately to avoid unwanted traffic tickets. A problem I ran into is that some service shops don't want to replace tail lights because it isn't worth their time. Luckily, replacing the tail light on your Elantra is easy to do yourself. ...
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 14:11:18 PDT
Antenna mount on a car hood http://www.instructables.com/id/Antenna-Mount-on-a-Durangocar-Hood/
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 09:43:17 PDT
Mesh Truck Grill for Under $15 http://www.instructables.com/id/Mesh-Truck-Grill-for-Under-15/
Mesh Truck Grill for Under $15 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/OEN1/IPBXV0FS/F3ROEN1IPBXV0FS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/OEN1/IPBXV0FS/F3ROEN1IPBXV0FS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/OEN1/IPBXV0FS/F3ROEN1IPBXV0FS.SMALL.jpg Darceman I recently installed air horns in my Son's Ford Ranger truck. He wanted a grill to protect them so we came up with this Make a template We purchased some expanded metal from the nearby metal store. I made a template out of cardboard and then cut and bent the expanded metal to fit around the outs...
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 03:43:56 PDT
Handheld Transceiver (HT) car mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Handheld-Transceiver-HT-Car-Mount/
Handheld Transceiver (HT) car mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/DJ2S/IPCUH48N/FT5DJ2SIPCUH48N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/DJ2S/IPCUH48N/FT5DJ2SIPCUH48N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/DJ2S/IPCUH48N/FT5DJ2SIPCUH48N.SMALL.jpg dosman33 Handheld radios are fun to use, but ham radio gear costs a lot of money. Most people start with a handheld transceiver (HT) before they get larger and more power equipment. This will let you mount your HT in your car instead of having to use a mobile radio. Or, this can compliment a mobile radio by ...
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 00:03:23 PDT
DIY Extended Sway Bar Links. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Extended-Sway-Bar-Links/
DIY Extended Sway Bar Links. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/8TJJ/IPCUF2VT/FLC8TJJIPCUF2VT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/8TJJ/IPCUF2VT/FLC8TJJIPCUF2VT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/8TJJ/IPCUF2VT/FLC8TJJIPCUF2VT.SMALL.jpg dbeutel42 After installing a 2 1/2 inch lift kit on my 1992 Jeep Yj, I couldn't get the sway bar links to hook up nicely. I shopped around and found lots of expended links but they were $60 and up.I devise this solution which cost me all of $12. I already owned the Tap and Die set but if I had been forced to ...
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Sun, 12 Jun 2016 19:34:26 PDT
How to Measure Wheel Bolt Pattern http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Measure-Wheel-Bolt-Pattern/
How to Measure Wheel Bolt Pattern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/BWP9/IPBH6XIZ/F2RBWP9IPBH6XIZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/BWP9/IPBH6XIZ/F2RBWP9IPBH6XIZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/BWP9/IPBH6XIZ/F2RBWP9IPBH6XIZ.SMALL.jpg GearheadDiva Tired of your stock wheels and looking to make a change? Whether you’re up-sizing or just picking a style you like better, one measurement you’ll have to know is your bolt pattern.Watch how easy it is to measure your wheel bolt pattern!
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Sun, 12 Jun 2016 09:47:17 PDT
Car remote starter installation! http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-a-Car-Remote-Starter/
Car remote starter installation! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/PE38/IPCUHL2J/F72PE38IPCUHL2J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/PE38/IPCUHL2J/F72PE38IPCUHL2J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/PE38/IPCUHL2J/F72PE38IPCUHL2J.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby For almost a decade I have enjoyed a viper remote start in my car. I love the ability to warm up the engine and have the air conditioning running by the time I sit in the driver's seat. I wanted the same convenience for the wife and after 5 years she has given permission after seeing all the other i...
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Sun, 12 Jun 2016 08:54:35 PDT
DIY Extended Track Bar (Panhard Bar) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Extended-Track-Bar-Panhard-Bar/
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 06:55:00 PDT
IJDMTOY LED Wiring Guide with Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/IJDMTOY-LED-Wiring-Guide-With-Switch/
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Mon, 6 Jun 2016 17:26:09 PDT
How to Install iJDMTOY Ford F150 LED Light Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-IJDMTOY-Ford-F150-LED-Light-Bar/
How to Install iJDMTOY Ford F150 LED Light Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/Z84V/IP090OFS/FLKZ84VIP090OFS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/Z84V/IP090OFS/FLKZ84VIP090OFS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/Z84V/IP090OFS/FLKZ84VIP090OFS.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy This iJDMTOY Ford F-150 LED light bar system is crafted with a specially designed mounting bracket and vehicle specific-sized LED light bar. Unlike other Ford F-150 LED light bar systems that require modifications, the iJDMTOY LED Light bar system has a set of easy slide-on brackets that make instal...
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Mon, 6 Jun 2016 15:48:03 PDT
Custom Rims http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-RC-Rims/
Custom Rims - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/65CE/IP2WQ6ZR/FKA65CEIP2WQ6ZR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/65CE/IP2WQ6ZR/FKA65CEIP2WQ6ZR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/65CE/IP2WQ6ZR/FKA65CEIP2WQ6ZR.SMALL.jpg lild305 These are 1:10 scale rims where I can exchange the inner design out with my 3D printed designs for my Traxxas truck. Not to worry the aluminum hubs were just for aesthetics. This build is for advanced 3D modelers and or Machinist. This concept I created was inspired from the two piece wheels that 1:...
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Mon, 6 Jun 2016 08:43:50 PDT
How to Fit Hubcentric Wheel Spacers. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fit-Hubcentric-Wheel-Spacers/
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Sun, 5 Jun 2016 23:35:40 PDT
Replacement Honda Hood Release Latch http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacement-Honda-Hood-Release-Latch/
Replacement Honda Hood Release Latch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/SJZC/IP2UCSYT/FMFSJZCIP2UCSYT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/SJZC/IP2UCSYT/FMFSJZCIP2UCSYT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/SJZC/IP2UCSYT/FMFSJZCIP2UCSYT.SMALL.jpg Neal01301 Instructions on installing a replacement hood latch for Honda CIVIC, Honda CR-V, Honda Element, and Honda Ridgeline. This part (PERMA FIX 900) was purchased on eBay. Remove corner kick plate. The first step is to remove the corner plastic kick plate from under the drivers side of the dash. This...
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Sun, 5 Jun 2016 20:51:49 PDT
P0420 Oxygen Sensor Simulator Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/P0420-Oxygen-Sensor-Simulator-Hack/
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Sun, 5 Jun 2016 20:46:44 PDT
Installing Talking Reverse Sensors! http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-Talking-Reverse-Sensors/
Installing Talking Reverse Sensors! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/EMHY/IP45JYZA/FRYEMHYIP45JYZA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/EMHY/IP45JYZA/FRYEMHYIP45JYZA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/EMHY/IP45JYZA/FRYEMHYIP45JYZA.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Here is how I replaced a defective beep beep reverse sensor system with a talking type kit for my wife's car. The talking kit. I swear it should be illegal to install a beep beep reverse sensor system... It is pure crap. This talking kit I got for 39usd on Amazon.com. Tell me why in this day an...
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Sun, 5 Jun 2016 13:04:22 PDT
How to fix a broken 80's BMW Automatic selector cable repair on a budget. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-a-Broken-80s-BMW-Automatic-Selector-Cab/
How to fix a broken 80's BMW Automatic selector cable repair on a budget. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/5UCJ/IP1H0RN8/FRJ5UCJIP1H0RN8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/5UCJ/IP1H0RN8/FRJ5UCJIP1H0RN8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/5UCJ/IP1H0RN8/FRJ5UCJIP1H0RN8.SMALL.jpg Home Mechanics I loaded this to show you that you don't always have to buy new parts to fix your car.A lot of the time parts that seem to be unfixable can be fixed with a bit of thought. Just to let you know this is not my BMW as I personally don't like them. The owner of this BMW did a runner and never paid me fo...
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Sun, 5 Jun 2016 07:40:30 PDT
Tutorial: Change 2004 Honda Civic Downstream O2 Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Change-2004-Honda-Civic-Downstream-O2-Sen/
Tutorial: Change 2004 Honda Civic Downstream O2 Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/WWCR/IP08WJU3/F39WWCRIP08WJU3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/WWCR/IP08WJU3/F39WWCRIP08WJU3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/WWCR/IP08WJU3/F39WWCRIP08WJU3.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Learn how to change the downstream (after the catalytic converter) O2 sensor. My Civic Ex was throwing check engine code P0420, which prompted this install. I was able to figure out that it was the O2 sensor rather than the actual cat because the CEL intermittently was coming on and off over about...
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Sat, 4 Jun 2016 19:52:30 PDT
How to Build a Truck Bed Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Versatile-and-Adjustable-Truck-Bed-/
How to Build a Truck Bed Organizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/PF56/IP08WNUH/F2LPF56IP08WNUH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/PF56/IP08WNUH/F2LPF56IP08WNUH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/PF56/IP08WNUH/F2LPF56IP08WNUH.SMALL.jpg GeorgianBay Scott How to Build a Versatile and Adjustable Truck Bed OrganizerGotta truck? Who doesn't need a truck bed organizer or a storage system that keeps smaller items from rolling around in the bed of the truck and out of reach?I know there are numerous iterations of this build but none, that I have seen, meet...
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Sat, 4 Jun 2016 18:09:18 PDT
Epoxy vs. Self-etching Primer: How to Choose http://www.instructables.com/id/Epoxy-Vs-Self-etching-Primer-How-to-Choose/
Epoxy vs. Self-etching Primer: How to Choose - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/MD9R/IP08T6KR/FFQMD9RIP08T6KR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/MD9R/IP08T6KR/FFQMD9RIP08T6KR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/MD9R/IP08T6KR/FFQMD9RIP08T6KR.SMALL.jpg GearheadDiva Whether you're restoring an entire vehicle, doing rust-repair on a few spots or repairing a dent yourself where the paint has been cracked or chipped off to the metal, choosing the right primer that will adhere reliably to metal for a successful and long-lasting paint job can be a bit confusing!Auto...
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Sat, 4 Jun 2016 08:33:30 PDT
How to Fix Badly Faded Head Lights. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-Badly-Faded-Head-Lights/
How to Fix Badly Faded Head Lights. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/ZVTX/IOZ57GL5/FS3ZVTXIOZ57GL5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/ZVTX/IOZ57GL5/FS3ZVTXIOZ57GL5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/ZVTX/IOZ57GL5/FS3ZVTXIOZ57GL5.SMALL.jpg Home Mechanics The best way to make your car look better is to fix the badly faded headlight.Nothing makes a car look old or ugly more then yellow faded headlights. By fixing this you takes years of the cars age. Especially if you are selling it clear head lights are a must. There are lots of kits on the market to...
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Thu, 2 Jun 2016 20:02:08 PDT
IJDMTOY Jeep Wrangler Halo Rings http://www.instructables.com/id/IJDMTOY-Jeep-Wrangler-Halo-Rings/
IJDMTOY Jeep Wrangler Halo Rings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/NWTJ/IOVPRLH1/FYENWTJIOVPRLH1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/NWTJ/IOVPRLH1/FYENWTJIOVPRLH1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/NWTJ/IOVPRLH1/FYENWTJIOVPRLH1.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy This installation guide is for the people who want to install the iJDMTOY RGB 132-SMD LED Halo Rings and the iJDMTOY RGB LED Halo Rings Headlight Retrofit for the Jeep Wrangler. In this guide, you will be able to install the halo rings yourself and you can see step by step on how to do it. If you wa...
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Wed, 1 Jun 2016 16:01:08 PDT
Wrapping Car Trim With Fabric http://www.instructables.com/id/Wrapping-Car-Trim-With-Fabric/
Wrapping Car Trim With Fabric - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/K6F9/IOVRC3MS/FNCK6F9IOVRC3MS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/K6F9/IOVRC3MS/FNCK6F9IOVRC3MS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/K6F9/IOVRC3MS/FNCK6F9IOVRC3MS.SMALL.jpg clown9261 The inspiration for this project came from the instructable "Low cost way to replace car trim," while it makes for an easy cheap fix I've decided to offer up another low cost alternative as well. Everyone who owns a car likes to make it a reflection of their personality, the seat covers you install,...
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Wed, 1 Jun 2016 10:22:43 PDT
Painting Tacoma Grill Surround http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-Tacoma-Grill-Surround/
Painting Tacoma Grill Surround - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/EV76/IOUC17TT/FJYEV76IOUC17TT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/EV76/IOUC17TT/FJYEV76IOUC17TT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/EV76/IOUC17TT/FJYEV76IOUC17TT.SMALL.jpg warehouse32 So I've been wanting to do this for a while now, I watched some you tube, read some forum threads and figured I'd give it a shot! I did have some trouble finding a clear write up for what I wanted, so hopefully this is helpful to others who want to do the same thing! Feel free to give me some pointe...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 08:37:22 PDT
Upgrading Vacuum Hoses for Hyundai Trajet 2000. http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrading-Vacuum-Hoses-for-Hyundai-Trajet-2000/
Upgrading Vacuum Hoses for Hyundai Trajet 2000. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/RM7V/IOUBTN9N/FOIRM7VIOUBTN9N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/RM7V/IOUBTN9N/FOIRM7VIOUBTN9N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/RM7V/IOUBTN9N/FOIRM7VIOUBTN9N.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Here is how I upgraded the rubber vacuum hoses on this year 2000 Hyundai trajet. The brake line. This is a new valve I installed. I chose the right size of silicone hose and slid on both sides of the connection. The brake line. The oem rubber hose I removed the spring clamps. The replaceme...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 23:04:06 PDT
Replacing coil packs and spark plug wires for Hyundai Trajet 2000. http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-Coil-Packs-and-Spark-Plug-Wires/
Replacing coil packs and spark plug wires for Hyundai Trajet 2000. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/RKFO/IOUBTOLT/FUFRKFOIOUBTOLT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/RKFO/IOUBTOLT/FUFRKFOIOUBTOLT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/RKFO/IOUBTOLT/FUFRKFOIOUBTOLT.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Here is how I replaced the coil packs and spark plug wires in a Hyundai trajet 2000. Removing the oem coil packs and wires. There are two 10mm bolts per coil pack. The spark plug wires came off very easily. One coil pack actually disintegrated! Installing the new coil packs and spark plug wir...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 23:01:45 PDT
Replacing the valve cover gasket for Hyundai Trajet 2000. http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-the-Valve-Cover-Gasket/
Replacing the valve cover gasket for Hyundai Trajet 2000. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/UFAK/IOUBUEDK/FSVUFAKIOUBUEDK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/UFAK/IOUBUEDK/FSVUFAKIOUBUEDK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/UFAK/IOUBUEDK/FSVUFAKIOUBUEDK.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby The engine in this Hyundai trajet 2000 has been losing oil fast and looks grimy. The issue is a leaky cable cover gasket. Here is how I replaced it. Removing the coil packs and spark plug wires. The coil packs are held by four 10mm bolts. The electrical connectors also needed to be disconnected ...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 22:25:12 PDT
Replacing spark plug tube seals for Hyundai Trajet 2000. http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-Spark-Plug-Tube-Seals/
Replacing spark plug tube seals for Hyundai Trajet 2000. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/B1W9/IOUBUGOO/F1LB1W9IOUBUGOO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/B1W9/IOUBUGOO/F1LB1W9IOUBUGOO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/B1W9/IOUBUGOO/F1LB1W9IOUBUGOO.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Here is how I replaced the spark plug tube seals in this Hyundai trajet 2000. Removing the Valve Cover. The valve cover needs to come off. This entails all the coil packs and electricals to be disconnected. Removing the oem seals. The oem seals are all joined together. Easy to remove. In...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 17:29:37 PDT
Replacing a PCV valve for Hyundai Trajet 2000! http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-a-Pcv-Valve/
Replacing a PCV valve for Hyundai Trajet 2000! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/FQAP/IOUBTQOR/FY5FQAPIOUBTQOR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/FQAP/IOUBTQOR/FY5FQAPIOUBTQOR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/FQAP/IOUBTQOR/FY5FQAPIOUBTQOR.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Here is how I replaced the oem PCV valve and grommet in a Hyundai trajet 2000. Removing the oem valve and grommet. I removed the spring hose clamps on other end of the vacuum line to the valve. Next I pulled it out with a piece of its grommet. I had to Pry out the other piece. Installing the ...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 13:34:54 PDT
How to Install a HM Performance Throttle Body. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-a-HM-Performance-Throttle-Body/
How to Install a HM Performance Throttle Body. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/K27B/IOW3XHJ5/FH7K27BIOW3XHJ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/K27B/IOW3XHJ5/FH7K27BIOW3XHJ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/K27B/IOW3XHJ5/FH7K27BIOW3XHJ5.SMALL.jpg Home Mechanics I wanted more airflow for my engine with all the upgrades already done and I have some performance camshaft's ready to go in as well so a bigger throttle body was a must. My 4.7 now a 5.0 had a 65mm throttle body but it only had a 62mm opening. I got my hands on a 68mm throttle body of a later model...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 08:05:52 PDT
Removable iPad/Tablet Dash Install http://www.instructables.com/id/Removable-IPadTablet-Dash-Install/
Removable iPad/Tablet Dash Install - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/3STC/IOU9OG4E/FJB3STCIOU9OG4E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/3STC/IOU9OG4E/FJB3STCIOU9OG4E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/3STC/IOU9OG4E/FJB3STCIOU9OG4E.SMALL.jpg MintStandard I bought a 1991 Mazda Miata about a month ago and there was a hole in the dash where the head unit went and although it had an HVAC controller there was no working heat nor AC. Instead of buying a headunit to replace the old one and just keeping the HVAC controller and other piece I just ripped it ...
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Sun, 29 May 2016 08:30:51 PDT
Programming the Viper 2 Way Remote. http://www.instructables.com/id/Programming-the-Viper-2-Way-Remote/
Programming the Viper 2 Way Remote. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/Q329/IOPZDH7E/FOTQ329IOPZDH7E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/Q329/IOPZDH7E/FOTQ329IOPZDH7E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/Q329/IOPZDH7E/FOTQ329IOPZDH7E.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby For those of us with viper 2 way remotes, here is how to program certain features on it. The program button. On the back is a p button. Just press and hold for 2 seconds. It will long beep and enter programming mode. Pressing for 2 seconds or ignoring it for 20 seconds will cause it to exit pro...
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Sat, 28 May 2016 08:12:36 PDT
Fitting a pod filter straight onto your Throttle body http://www.instructables.com/id/Fitting-a-Pod-Filter-Straight-Onto-Your-Throttle-B/
Fitting a pod filter straight onto your Throttle body - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/EAEN/IOVRAYTS/FSYEAENIOVRAYTS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/EAEN/IOVRAYTS/FSYEAENIOVRAYTS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/EAEN/IOVRAYTS/FSYEAENIOVRAYTS.SMALL.jpg Home Mechanics I was asked how I fitted my pod filter straight to my throttle body so I decided to make a short clip about how I did this. My YouTube clip on how I fitted a pod filter to my throttle body. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qwMGj1ogrNs
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Fri, 27 May 2016 09:24:31 PDT
Installing Silicone Radiator Hoses! http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-Silicone-Radiator-Hoses/
Installing Silicone Radiator Hoses! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/GQHQ/IOLP3Z3K/FFZGQHQIOLP3Z3K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/GQHQ/IOLP3Z3K/FFZGQHQIOLP3Z3K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/GQHQ/IOLP3Z3K/FFZGQHQIOLP3Z3K.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby For the longest service life and best reliability, silicone radiator hoses are king. Here is how I installed these on my car. Removing the old rubber hoses. My old hoses use hose clamps to keep them in place. The rubber actually bonds a bit to the metal Coolant ports. Getting them off takes som...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 15:12:18 PDT
Replacing a Radiator Fan Motor! http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-a-Radiator-Fan-Motor/
Replacing a Radiator Fan Motor! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/8UYA/IOLP447B/FSM8UYAIOLP447B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/8UYA/IOLP447B/FSM8UYAIOLP447B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/8UYA/IOLP447B/FSM8UYAIOLP447B.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby As a proactive changeout, I'm replacing the 17 year old radiator fan motor in my Honda civic 1999. The new motor I got off Amazon.com. Removing the fan assembly. The upper radiator hose must be disconnected at the radiator or removed completely. The electrical connector need to be unclipped and...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 15:03:46 PDT
Replacing Engine Vacuum Hoses! http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-Engine-Vacuum-Hoses/
Replacing Engine Vacuum Hoses! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/YC6M/ION4H0RU/F5NYC6MION4H0RU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/YC6M/ION4H0RU/F5NYC6MION4H0RU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/YC6M/ION4H0RU/F5NYC6MION4H0RU.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby I Got this set of 4 sizes of silicone vacuum hoses off Amazon.com. Here is how I replaced the 17 year old rubber hoses in my car. Replacing the brake vacuum hose. Using my birdbeak pliers I removed the spring clamps and took off the hose for the master booster cylinder. The second biggest Size ...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 12:27:43 PDT
Replacing Radiator Mounts. http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-Radiator-Mounts/
Replacing Radiator Mounts. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/MK28/IOLP4370/FC1MK28IOLP4370.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/MK28/IOLP4370/FC1MK28IOLP4370.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/MK28/IOLP4370/FC1MK28IOLP4370.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby The 17 year old rubber mounts for the radiator in my Honda civic 1999 are overdue for replacement. Here is how I performed this job. Removing the upper bracket and bottom mounts. A 10mm bolt holds the upper bracket and it has a single rubber mount. There are 2 bottom mounts that needed to be pr...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 08:30:19 PDT
Tutorial: Replace 2004 Honda Civic Cam Position Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Replace-2004-Honda-Civic-Cam-Position-Sen/
Tutorial: Replace 2004 Honda Civic Cam Position Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/X9YV/IOLUJUTF/FCPX9YVIOLUJUTF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/X9YV/IOLUJUTF/FCPX9YVIOLUJUTF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/X9YV/IOLUJUTF/FCPX9YVIOLUJUTF.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Learn how to replace the cam position sensor on a 2004 Honda Civic EX. If you have a check engine light on and the car keeps going into limp mode, this could be your problem. I was throwing both a code P0340 and P0344. This did the trick, car runs perfect now! This install is very difficult on t...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 07:10:26 PDT
HSTS | Handicap Seat Transfer System http://www.instructables.com/id/HSTS-Handicap-Seat-Transfer-System/
HSTS | Handicap Seat Transfer System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/P3GQ/ION6PI3S/F2MP3GQION6PI3S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/P3GQ/ION6PI3S/F2MP3GQION6PI3S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/P3GQ/ION6PI3S/F2MP3GQION6PI3S.SMALL.jpg crxksa i have made this as a final year project.
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Tue, 24 May 2016 13:24:03 PDT
Paint Your Rusty Car Wheels - the Easy Way! http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-Your-Rusty-Car-Wheels-the-Easy-Way/
Paint Your Rusty Car Wheels - the Easy Way! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/PTBO/IOK3MMDQ/FEHPTBOIOK3MMDQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/PTBO/IOK3MMDQ/FEHPTBOIOK3MMDQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/PTBO/IOK3MMDQ/FEHPTBOIOK3MMDQ.SMALL.jpg skybeing I love my 2007 Toyota Matrix and noticed for a while that the wheels were rusting in between the spokes of the hubcap. I've watched lots of videos and read a good many "how-to's" on painting your wheels. I wasn't about to jack up the car, undo all the lag bolts, take the wheel off and tape up the ti...
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Mon, 23 May 2016 12:43:50 PDT
Car Wheels Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Wheels-Rack/
Car Wheels Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/1NYV/IOEKTOML/F4J1NYVIOEKTOML.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/1NYV/IOEKTOML/F4J1NYVIOEKTOML.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/1NYV/IOEKTOML/F4J1NYVIOEKTOML.SMALL.jpg MiPiDesigns Years ago, I made a simalar rack from recycled wood, but it was not steady enough. So, time to build a better one, this time in iron. All parts preparing Photo #1 : Major and additional partsLeft : rectangular tube (145x10x5) for vertical strutTop right : 4 plates (10x8x1) for mounting the wheels...
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Fri, 20 May 2016 02:12:21 PDT