Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars http://www.instructables.com Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:18:46 PST BLOX v1.01 Jump Starting Car With Drill's Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Jump-Starting-Car-With-Drills-Battery/
Jump Starting Car With Drill's Battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/U3ZU/JA8JMEJ3/FFJU3ZUJA8JMEJ3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/U3ZU/JA8JMEJ3/FFJU3ZUJA8JMEJ3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/U3ZU/JA8JMEJ3/FFJU3ZUJA8JMEJ3.SMALL.jpg ShakeTheFuture 3 years ago, I published an Instructables where I demonstrated a way to jump start a car using a battery from a drill.Some people were not sure if it will work on bigger cars as the car I used at the time was Kia Picanto.In this improved Instructable, we'll jump start 2009 Opel Zafira, 2L Diesel and...
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 13:08:40 PST
How to Do an Oil Change http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Do-an-Oil-Change/
How to Do an Oil Change - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/3DLL/JA8JIOY1/FHN3DLLJA8JIOY1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/3DLL/JA8JIOY1/FHN3DLLJA8JIOY1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/3DLL/JA8JIOY1/FHN3DLLJA8JIOY1.SMALL.jpg J_yang27 Tools RequiredA ratchet and a socket set (13-19mm)Oil filter wrenchOil Drain Pan2 jack standsFloor jack or rampsLatex gloves (optional)Safety glasses (optional)Materials RequiredOil FilterMotor OilOil Drain Plug GasketFunnelEmpty Jug(s)Shop TowelsSafety tips: Don’t work under a car supported by a ja...
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:57:07 PST
Removing Over-tightened Lock Bolts on Car Wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/Removing-Over-tightened-Lock-Bolts-on-Car-Wheels/
Removing Over-tightened Lock Bolts on Car Wheels - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/33RA/JA36LX6C/FWD33RAJA36LX6C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/33RA/JA36LX6C/FWD33RAJA36LX6C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/33RA/JA36LX6C/FWD33RAJA36LX6C.SMALL.jpg AndreTheberge Winter is coming, and you need to install your snow tires. In case your vehicle has lock bolts or security nuts and you cannot remove them using the key tool or you lost your key tool, this Instructable is for you. For those living in a more temperate climate, having lock bolts on your wheels whil...
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Sat, 18 Nov 2017 12:04:57 PST
Install 2015-up Dodge Charger License Plate Relocation Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-2015-up-Dodge-Charger-License-Plate-Reloca/
Install 2015-up Dodge Charger License Plate Relocation Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/7BYC/JA2TM466/FY17BYCJA2TM466.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/7BYC/JA2TM466/FY17BYCJA2TM466.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/7BYC/JA2TM466/FY17BYCJA2TM466.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy This is an installation tutorial for the no-drill-required front license plate mounting bracket relocation kit for the 2015 and later Dodge Charger. Remove the screws below the bumper. Mount the license plate bracket. Use the screws you removed to secure the metal license plate bracket.The r...
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Tue, 14 Nov 2017 10:41:11 PST
How to Cheack and Add Oil http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Cheack-and-Add-Oil/
How to Cheack and Add Oil - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/D7U0/J9YJJOPL/FX7D7U0J9YJJOPL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/D7U0/J9YJJOPL/FX7D7U0J9YJJOPL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/D7U0/J9YJJOPL/FX7D7U0J9YJJOPL.SMALL.jpg karasmcq1999 In this instructable you will learn how to change and add oil to your car. It will tell what supplies you will need to have. It will also tell also how to check the oil because it is not always the same with all cars. Getting the supplies Get all of the supplies that is needed. First item need...
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Tue, 14 Nov 2017 05:23:44 PST
Diesel Cold Weather Start http://www.instructables.com/id/Diesel-Cold-Weather-Start/
Diesel Cold Weather Start - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/M490/J9YJAHRW/F0FM490J9YJAHRW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/M490/J9YJAHRW/F0FM490J9YJAHRW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/M490/J9YJAHRW/F0FM490J9YJAHRW.SMALL.jpg colekannegiesser As some people may know it is difficult to start a diesel truck in cold weather, below 30 degrees. Now weather looking at buying one or just end up borrowing someone’s it is a necessary skill to know how to start it. It is important to know how to properly start a diesel truck in cold weather and it...
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Mon, 13 Nov 2017 13:33:14 PST
Install 100W CREE LED Lightbar Foglamps for Ford Raptor http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-100W-CREE-LED-Lightbar-Foglamps-for-Ford-R/
Install 100W CREE LED Lightbar Foglamps for Ford Raptor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/Z0PX/JA8JJQI2/FGDZ0PXJA8JJQI2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/Z0PX/JA8JJQI2/FGDZ0PXJA8JJQI2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/Z0PX/JA8JJQI2/FGDZ0PXJA8JJQI2.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy This is a tutorial on how to install the 100W high powered CREE LED light bar fog lights for the 2010 through 2014 Ford F-150 Raptor. This installation process is made simpler thanks to the exclusively designed metal mounting brackets, which allows you to just loosen screws so you won't lose any ess...
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Mon, 13 Nov 2017 12:03:10 PST
How to Rebuild a Brake Caliper (WITHOUT Removing It From You Car!) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Rebuild-a-Brake-Caliper-WITHOUT-Removing-It/
How to Rebuild a Brake Caliper (WITHOUT Removing It From You Car!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/KD4J/J9OWDK0N/FY5KD4JJ9OWDK0N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/KD4J/J9OWDK0N/FY5KD4JJ9OWDK0N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/KD4J/J9OWDK0N/FY5KD4JJ9OWDK0N.SMALL.jpg Random Chris Brake calipers are located in a very dirty area of your car and are subjected to years of abuse at the hands of road dirt, water and salt (and as a result of your 'sporty' driving technique!).Eventually the piston can corrode and the brake caliper will seize (aka 'freeze') and when you release the ...
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Wed, 8 Nov 2017 16:55:01 PST
How to Change Differential Fluid http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-Differential-Fluid/
How to Change Differential Fluid - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/13WX/J9OWHLQW/FDS13WXJ9OWHLQW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/13WX/J9OWHLQW/FDS13WXJ9OWHLQW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/13WX/J9OWHLQW/FDS13WXJ9OWHLQW.SMALL.jpg AlexH323 I will be demonstrating and giving examples on how to change the differential fluid in an axle on my dad's 2001 f150. Although it is not an everyday occurrence, changing the differential fluid in a vehicle is a normal replacement done on types of equipment. Weather on a big rig, tractor, pickup truc...
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Wed, 8 Nov 2017 05:35:58 PST
Jerry Can Holders for FabFours Spare Tire Carrier http://www.instructables.com/id/Jerry-Can-Holders-for-FabFours-Spare-Tire-Carrier/
Jerry Can Holders for FabFours Spare Tire Carrier - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/RY6U/J9OW60R1/F2YRY6UJ9OW60R1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/RY6U/J9OW60R1/F2YRY6UJ9OW60R1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/RY6U/J9OW60R1/F2YRY6UJ9OW60R1.SMALL.jpg lrwelling I had a spare tire carrier from FabFours installed on my 2010 Tacoma. Great product, well built, smooth operation. Seemed like there was plenty of room on the carrier for other gear, but FF only offers brackets for the tire, and a mounting post for a whip antenna. I wanted to be able to carry an ex...
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Mon, 6 Nov 2017 19:29:28 PST
How to Change a Headlight Bulb on a 1999 Chevrolet Silverado http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-a-Headlight-Bulb-on-a-1999-Chevrolet/
How to Change a Headlight Bulb on a 1999 Chevrolet Silverado - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/ZM2G/J9OWG635/F3IZM2GJ9OWG635.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/ZM2G/J9OWG635/F3IZM2GJ9OWG635.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/ZM2G/J9OWG635/F3IZM2GJ9OWG635.SMALL.jpg DanielJ272 This is an instructional instructable on how to change a headlight bulb on a 1999 Chevrolet Silverado Opening the hood The lever to open (pop) the hood is located on the drivers side on the left side near the floor, pull the lever up and towards you to open the hood. Removing the L shaped pins ...
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Mon, 6 Nov 2017 05:26:34 PST
Subaru Outback Leaking Hatch Repair/Upper Brake Light Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Subaru-Outback-Leaking-Hatch-RepairUpper-Brake-Lig/
Subaru Outback Leaking Hatch Repair/Upper Brake Light Replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/GO41/J9OWGA6K/FV9GO41J9OWGA6K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/GO41/J9OWGA6K/FV9GO41J9OWGA6K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/GO41/J9OWGA6K/FV9GO41J9OWGA6K.SMALL.jpg dyencer After a recent hard rain, I noticed that the floor in the cargo area of our 2014 Outback was wet. Inspection of the hatch seal did not show any damage so I decided the most likely location for the leak was from around the 3rd brake light. The procedure below describes what I did to fix the leak but...
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Mon, 6 Nov 2017 05:26:34 PST
How to Troubleshoot a Faulty Starter Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Troubleshoot-a-Faulty-Starter-Motor/
How to Troubleshoot a Faulty Starter Motor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/5MNF/J9EH91DM/FLQ5MNFJ9EH91DM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/5MNF/J9EH91DM/FLQ5MNFJ9EH91DM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/5MNF/J9EH91DM/FLQ5MNFJ9EH91DM.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on how to diagnose the starter on your vehicle. If you are having an issue with the starter or starting circuit, the engine of your vehicle will not turn over. If the engine does turn over, then you are having an issue relating to somewhere else on the vehicle, therefore the starter a...
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Wed, 1 Nov 2017 16:13:17 PDT
Hydraulic Car Jack http://www.instructables.com/id/Hydraulic-Car-Jack/
Hydraulic Car Jack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/I727/J9EH8SJR/FAFI727J9EH8SJR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/I727/J9EH8SJR/FAFI727J9EH8SJR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/I727/J9EH8SJR/FAFI727J9EH8SJR.SMALL.jpg soccerjoe13 How to on Building an Awesome Machine. Materials, and Tools The materials that you are going to need for this project are two syringes that are the same size, at least a foot of pipe that fits on the syringes, some sort of bucket that will stand by itself, and some cardboard (at least the size of...
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Wed, 1 Nov 2017 14:15:12 PDT
Inspecting a Tarp http://www.instructables.com/id/Inspecting-a-Tarp-1/
Inspecting a Tarp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/NEBV/J98RGXG6/FR5NEBVJ98RGXG6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/NEBV/J98RGXG6/FR5NEBVJ98RGXG6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/NEBV/J98RGXG6/FR5NEBVJ98RGXG6.SMALL.jpg hwdnfld16 This is a guide to help those who are struggling with inspecting a tarp. Locating the Traveler With no training, starting out as an inspector is hard if there's no past experience. Let's start off by looking at the work order traveler. The traveler will show the length, width, material ounce, str...
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Sat, 28 Oct 2017 18:55:11 PDT
MR2 Turbo Tune-Up (3SGTE) http://www.instructables.com/id/MR2-Turbo-Tune-Up-3SGTE/
MR2 Turbo Tune-Up (3SGTE) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/IFQA/J98R80QH/FIPIFQAJ98R80QH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/IFQA/J98R80QH/FIPIFQAJ98R80QH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/IFQA/J98R80QH/FIPIFQAJ98R80QH.SMALL.jpg RobertR417 OverviewThis is a basic guide on tuning up the engine for a 1991-1998 Toyota MR2, or any other Toyota running a 3SGTE. (That is, the 2.0 liter turbo engine). It is generally a good idea to do a tune-up as soon as you buy a car, as you are generally unsure as to the last time it was done. This is als...
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Thu, 26 Oct 2017 14:54:50 PDT
Interchangle Toy Trucks (Reclaimed) http://www.instructables.com/id/Interchangle-Toy-Trucks-Reclaimed/
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Sun, 22 Oct 2017 14:41:40 PDT
How to Change Your Oil http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-Your-Oil-5/
How to Change Your Oil - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F38/XO8P/J8YRFY75/F38XO8PJ8YRFY75.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F38/XO8P/J8YRFY75/F38XO8PJ8YRFY75.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F38/XO8P/J8YRFY75/F38XO8PJ8YRFY75.SMALL.jpg Johnweise Changing oil can be an extremely easy task that many people don't do for themselves. They tend to take their cars to the shop and pay someone to do something that anyone with a couple of tools can do. Getting Supplies One of the first steps is to get all of the supplies needed to complete the jo...
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Sat, 21 Oct 2017 14:56:43 PDT
How to Strip the Paint From a Valve Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Strip-the-Paint-From-a-Valve-Cover/
How to Strip the Paint From a Valve Cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/WI9P/J8YR8GL0/FOTWI9PJ8YR8GL0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/WI9P/J8YR8GL0/FOTWI9PJ8YR8GL0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/WI9P/J8YR8GL0/FOTWI9PJ8YR8GL0.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on how to strip the paint from a valve cover. If you are deciding on painting your valve cover or polishing an aluminum cover, then you will need to strip any existing painted finish. Removing the existing paint from a valve cover is extremely important before adding new paint as you ...
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Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:56:46 PDT
How to Rebuild a Starter Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Rebuild-a-Starter-Motor/
How to Rebuild a Starter Motor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/73YJ/J8UN36DZ/FU873YJJ8UN36DZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/73YJ/J8UN36DZ/FU873YJJ8UN36DZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/73YJ/J8UN36DZ/FU873YJJ8UN36DZ.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on how to rebuild a starter yourself at home. This is a great way to save money considering it’s only about $10 for replacement parts and a rebuilt replacement can around $150 depending on the vehicle. The repair maybe slightly more if you have to replace a solenoid.Tools/Supplies Nee...
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Wed, 18 Oct 2017 17:05:57 PDT
How to Paint Discolored Chevy Avalanche Sail Panels http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Paint-Discolored-Chevy-Avalanche-Sail-Panel/
How to Paint Discolored Chevy Avalanche Sail Panels - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/1K8A/J8QGB0B6/F6S1K8AJ8QGB0B6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/1K8A/J8QGB0B6/F6S1K8AJ8QGB0B6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/1K8A/J8QGB0B6/F6S1K8AJ8QGB0B6.SMALL.jpg ElvinWhite This instructable will show you how to prep and paint your discolored sail panel cladding to give your vehicle a better look. Removal of Cladding (triangular Pieces) Remove the cladding (triangular pieces) you cannot possibly sand (smooth) and paint them without removing them, I just bought a spa...
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Sun, 15 Oct 2017 04:51:03 PDT
How to Apply a Nano Coating to Wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Apply-a-Nano-Coating-to-Wheels/
How to Apply a Nano Coating to Wheels - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/ZA4E/J8KGZMMG/FWFZA4EJ8KGZMMG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/ZA4E/J8KGZMMG/FWFZA4EJ8KGZMMG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/ZA4E/J8KGZMMG/FWFZA4EJ8KGZMMG.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on how to apply CQuartz nano coating to your wheels. CQuartz a nano ceramic coating that takes place of wax which is supposed to last about two years. The coating is 2-3 microns on thickness, therefore is does add a layer above your vehicle’s paint. It is will protect your vehicles pa...
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Wed, 11 Oct 2017 21:12:23 PDT
How to Properly Remove a Spark Plug Wire http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Properly-Remove-a-Spark-Plug-Wire/
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Sun, 8 Oct 2017 09:58:45 PDT
Toyota Tundra Bed Extender http://www.instructables.com/id/Toyota-Tundra-Bed-Extender/
Toyota Tundra Bed Extender - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/QB0O/J8F5RSEN/FK7QB0OJ8F5RSEN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/QB0O/J8F5RSEN/FK7QB0OJ8F5RSEN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/QB0O/J8F5RSEN/FK7QB0OJ8F5RSEN.SMALL.jpg tryan1211 We lost our F150 to the ice a few years ago, and I kept the bed extender hoping to sell it if we didn't end up with a new truck. We got an SUV for replacement, so I put this bed extender on Craigslist and it never sold. I kept it around the garage for a few years using it as a table. When I got my T...
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Fri, 6 Oct 2017 10:27:55 PDT
Fiat Ducato Race Van to Campervan Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Fiat-Ducato-Race-Van-to-Campervan-Conversion/
Fiat Ducato Race Van to Campervan Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/USF3/J8AGUR32/FPZUSF3J8AGUR32.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/USF3/J8AGUR32/FPZUSF3J8AGUR32.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/USF3/J8AGUR32/FPZUSF3J8AGUR32.SMALL.jpg BFenech In this Instructable I will show you my simple campervan conversion from a race van. Clean the Van Before we start the conversion, it's important to remove first everything inside(seats, matting, etc) and clean the van. Disinfect it if necessary. Measure the Floor and Wall Layout In this step...
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Thu, 5 Oct 2017 00:22:15 PDT
Bosch LSU 4.2 Wideband O2 Sensor Testing (2001 Skoda Octavia 1.6 (AVU)) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bosch-LSU-42-Wideband-O2-Sensor-Testing-2001-Skoda/
Bosch LSU 4.2 Wideband O2 Sensor Testing (2001 Skoda Octavia 1.6 (AVU)) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/B7CU/J8AGU8J3/FWEB7CUJ8AGU8J3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/B7CU/J8AGU8J3/FWEB7CUJ8AGU8J3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/B7CU/J8AGU8J3/FWEB7CUJ8AGU8J3.SMALL.jpg Koncrete First, a disclaimerThe reader should be aware that I am not a professional and my knowledge of wideband sensors is limited. This is borne out in the slight discrepancies between my results and what is typically expected. While the fix and testing worked, it does not look perfect.With that out of the...
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Wed, 4 Oct 2017 14:40:34 PDT
How to Oil Spray Your Vehicle at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Oil-Spray-Your-Vehicle-at-Home/
How to Oil Spray Your Vehicle at Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/MV0S/J8AGTO4Z/F6SMV0SJ8AGTO4Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/MV0S/J8AGTO4Z/F6SMV0SJ8AGTO4Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/MV0S/J8AGTO4Z/F6SMV0SJ8AGTO4Z.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on how to oil spray your vehicle. Before the winter season comes around, it is very important to provide some form of protection from the excessive moisture and salt from the roads. Even if you live in a warmer climate, moisture will be present as well which can attack bare or poorly ...
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Mon, 2 Oct 2017 22:02:27 PDT
Install 07-17 Jeep Wrangler Tow Hook Mounted LED Light Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-07-17-Jeep-Wrangler-Tow-Hitch-Mounted-LED-/
Install 07-17 Jeep Wrangler Tow Hook Mounted LED Light Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/SO0I/J86HIUVF/F4ASO0IJ86HIUVF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/SO0I/J86HIUVF/F4ASO0IJ86HIUVF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/SO0I/J86HIUVF/F4ASO0IJ86HIUVF.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy This tutorial will show you how to install the 25" 144W double-row LED light bar on your 2007-2017 Jeep Wrangler JK. After some testing and a road trip, we have found that it's possible to mount an LED light bar on top of your bumper using the existing tow hooks. This is by far the most hassle-free ...
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Fri, 29 Sep 2017 20:43:54 PDT
Dashcam Installation and 10 Tips on Why You Should Own One http://www.instructables.com/id/Dashcam-Installation-and-10-Tips-on-Why-You-Should/
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Fri, 29 Sep 2017 13:00:56 PDT
Silverado 2007-13 HID Projector Headlight Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Silverado-2007-13-HID-Projector-Headlight-Upgrade/
Silverado 2007-13 HID Projector Headlight Upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/TLV3/J84QUK13/F8UTLV3J84QUK13.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/TLV3/J84QUK13/F8UTLV3J84QUK13.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/TLV3/J84QUK13/F8UTLV3J84QUK13.SMALL.jpg grant.herrman.1 Upgrading your OEM headlights to HID's (High Intensity Discharge lamps) will noticeably improve your visibility on the road, especially with older models of vehicles. I also wanted to upgrade my headlights to utilize projector lenses which help to focus the light on the road and not off into the dit...
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Thu, 28 Sep 2017 11:39:23 PDT
How to Polish Faded Door Post Trim http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Polish-Faded-Door-Post-Trim/
How to Polish Faded Door Post Trim - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/IR0L/J836D4TN/FOHIR0LJ836D4TN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/IR0L/J836D4TN/FOHIR0LJ836D4TN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/IR0L/J836D4TN/FOHIR0LJ836D4TN.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on how to restore faded door or window post trim on a vehicle. Some versions you may find are painted, others will have a plastic cap overtop of the door structure. This procedure does apply to both versions. In the video, there is a piece which divides two pieces of glazing and two o...
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Wed, 27 Sep 2017 20:19:18 PDT
How to Bleed Your Vehicle's Power Steering System http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Bleed-Your-Vehicles-Power-Steering-System/
How to Bleed Your Vehicle's Power Steering System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/XHKK/J81RERJA/FUMXHKKJ81RERJA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/XHKK/J81RERJA/FUMXHKKJ81RERJA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/XHKK/J81RERJA/FUMXHKKJ81RERJA.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on how to bleed the power steering system on your vehicle. If you have replaced any components in the power steering system which did involve removing the fluid such as a power steering pump, hydraulic lines, steering rack, etc, the system will need to be bleed of any air. Air trapped...
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Wed, 27 Sep 2017 00:44:51 PDT
Install Double Row LED Light Bar on 2016-up Toyota Tacoma http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Double-Row-LED-Light-Bar-on-2016-up-Toyota/
Install Double Row LED Light Bar on 2016-up Toyota Tacoma - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/WRIO/J84QSOT9/FJ8WRIOJ84QSOT9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/WRIO/J84QSOT9/FJ8WRIOJ84QSOT9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/WRIO/J84QSOT9/FJ8WRIOJ84QSOT9.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy This tutorial will show you how to install the 30-31" 180W double-row LED light bar on the lower bumper grille area of the 2016-up Toyota Tacoma.This Toyota Tacoma LED light bar kit comes with a set of specially designed metal mounting brackets so that you don't have to cut off any existing parts to...
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Tue, 26 Sep 2017 11:08:55 PDT
Custom Subwoofer Enclosure http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Subwoofer-Enclosure/
Custom Subwoofer Enclosure - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/BKWN/J7UQVM2U/FPXBKWNJ7UQVM2U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/BKWN/J7UQVM2U/FPXBKWNJ7UQVM2U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/BKWN/J7UQVM2U/FPXBKWNJ7UQVM2U.SMALL.jpg wrightelijah1212 This instructable is on my latest custom Subwoofer enclosure. There are multiple panels and pieces within this build, and in this instructable I highlight the sub enclosure. I do not get into how I cut and laid out, or used tools as much. It is just a general overview of the steps. Cutting Panels...
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Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:20:03 PDT
Block Out Unwanted Noise! DIY Automobile Sound Damping http://www.instructables.com/id/Block-Out-Unwanted-Noise-DIY-Automobile-Sound-Damp/
Block Out Unwanted Noise! DIY Automobile Sound Damping - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/74A1/J7S1LLQX/FYM74A1J7S1LLQX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/74A1/J7S1LLQX/FYM74A1J7S1LLQX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/74A1/J7S1LLQX/FYM74A1J7S1LLQX.SMALL.jpg parts_express Most vehicles come standard with speakers in the front doors. Unfortunately, doors are all metal and have extra metal structures for windows and door locks. When the door speaker is playing deep notes it vibrates the metal of the door causing unwanted resonance frequencies. To get rid of this noise ...
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Wed, 20 Sep 2017 06:40:17 PDT
Oil Change (2005 Mazda RX-8) http://www.instructables.com/id/Oil-Change-2005-Mazda-RX-8/
Oil Change (2005 Mazda RX-8) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/ZVMN/J7RS57GY/FHZZVMNJ7RS57GY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/ZVMN/J7RS57GY/FHZZVMNJ7RS57GY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/ZVMN/J7RS57GY/FHZZVMNJ7RS57GY.SMALL.jpg ENGFMAA (To get details of each picture, put your cursor on the box located in the picture.)The first thing that should be done is to find all the necessary tools and items needed to change the oil of the car. Almost every car is different and each car may have different areas that you will have to work wit...
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Tue, 19 Sep 2017 13:58:24 PDT
My Top 8 Must Know Super Cleaning Interior Tips http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Top-8-Must-Know-Super-Cleaning-Interior-Tips/
My Top 8 Must Know Super Cleaning Interior Tips - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/T0SF/J7QGFDO4/FSDT0SFJ7QGFDO4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/T0SF/J7QGFDO4/FSDT0SFJ7QGFDO4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/T0SF/J7QGFDO4/FSDT0SFJ7QGFDO4.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on my top 8 tips for interior detailing of a vehicle. Interior detailing tips is certainly not limited to what’s listed in this video, so if you have a tip, please be sure to share it in the comments below. These tips will help you achieve professional results without the need of pro...
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Mon, 18 Sep 2017 14:49:40 PDT
How to Diagnose a Faulty Wheel Bearing http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Diagnose-a-Faulty-Wheel-Bearing/
How to Diagnose a Faulty Wheel Bearing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/2TGH/J7MFS2U4/FWI2TGHJ7MFS2U4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/2TGH/J7MFS2U4/FWI2TGHJ7MFS2U4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/2TGH/J7MFS2U4/FWI2TGHJ7MFS2U4.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on how to troubleshoot a faulty wheel bearing. There are a few different types of wheel beings equipped on vehicles. First we have a tapered roller wheel bearing such as found on this Ford Ranger. These are designed to handle combined loads which includes radial and axial. There can a...
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Sun, 17 Sep 2017 13:42:53 PDT
Dually Flush Mount 24W CREE LED Pod Lights Install Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Dually-Flush-Mount-24W-CREE-LED-Pod-Lights-Install/
Dually Flush Mount 24W CREE LED Pod Lights Install Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/YNKV/J7QGHBNP/FE7YNKVJ7QGHBNP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/YNKV/J7QGHBNP/FE7YNKVJ7QGHBNP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/YNKV/J7QGHBNP/FE7YNKVJ7QGHBNP.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy This Instructables tutorial brought to you by iJDMTOY will show you how to install the dually flush mount 24W CREE LED pod lights. This is a universally fit LED product that is very popular because of how seamlessly it sets itself on any surface of trucks like Ford, Chevy, GMC, and Toyota. These LED...
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Sun, 17 Sep 2017 05:35:56 PDT
Car Security Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Security-Hack/
Car Security Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/2SKO/J7GGFZAG/FD32SKOJ7GGFZAG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/2SKO/J7GGFZAG/FD32SKOJ7GGFZAG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/2SKO/J7GGFZAG/FD32SKOJ7GGFZAG.SMALL.jpg Alex in NZ I use a steering wheel lock in my car as a deterrent to thieves. So far (touch wood) it has done its job.Last weekend, it broke. The key to unlock it would not turn and it took ten minutes of two engineers jiggling the key, the lock and the wheel before it was undone.A piece of equipment like this a...
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Mon, 11 Sep 2017 12:56:49 PDT
Dodge (5)45RFE Solenoid Pack Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Dodge-545RFE-Solenoid-Pack-Replacement/
Dodge (5)45RFE Solenoid Pack Replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/SVGM/J7GGFUNN/FRCSVGMJ7GGFUNN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/SVGM/J7GGFUNN/FRCSVGMJ7GGFUNN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/SVGM/J7GGFUNN/FRCSVGMJ7GGFUNN.SMALL.jpg Detroit_Poor Had a code P0750 throw my check engine light for me, so since I needed to replace a solenoid and this is a pretty common dodge transmission, I thought I might put this up here so maybe someone else can benefit from my experience. Job was pretty simple. Took about 2 hours start to finish. Unlike some...
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Mon, 11 Sep 2017 11:26:17 PDT
Alcantara Seat Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Alcantara-Seat-Repair/
Alcantara Seat Repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/SMP5/J7ARBGMB/FKISMP5J7ARBGMB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/SMP5/J7ARBGMB/FKISMP5J7ARBGMB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/SMP5/J7ARBGMB/FKISMP5J7ARBGMB.SMALL.jpg TravisE13 I couldn’t find any info online for fixing Alcantara so I decided to have a go at it myself. I picked up a pair of junk Subaru Sti seats for $40. These things were BEAT UP and I thought that I have nothing to lose. These seats appeared to be burnt/ extremely worn and had all sorts of nasty stains al...
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Sun, 10 Sep 2017 11:39:20 PDT
How to Properly Repair Cracked Plastic Trim http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Properly-Repair-Cracked-Plastic-Trim/
How to Properly Repair Cracked Plastic Trim - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/FCPY/J7AQN0GU/FWAFCPYJ7AQN0GU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/FCPY/J7AQN0GU/FWAFCPYJ7AQN0GU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/FCPY/J7AQN0GU/FWAFCPYJ7AQN0GU.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on how to repair cracked plastic trim. A similar procedure can be used on a plastic bumper as well and I will be producing that video in the future. This procedure can be used to repair existing damaged trim or make custom trim. This can be applied to a variety of plastics found on bo...
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Thu, 7 Sep 2017 13:57:22 PDT
Do Windshield Sunshades Actually Work? http://www.instructables.com/id/Do-Windshield-Sunshades-Actually-Work/
Do Windshield Sunshades Actually Work? - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/9UEF/J70QWSIA/F3R9UEFJ70QWSIA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/9UEF/J70QWSIA/F3R9UEFJ70QWSIA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/9UEF/J70QWSIA/F3R9UEFJ70QWSIA.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video demonstration on test if window sun shades actually work. Considering this car is over 30 years old, it has been exposed to UV damage within the interior. Materials will dry out over time, such as leather, vinyl, plastics, fabric, carpet, etc. This will cause them to crack, fade, discolour, an...
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Sat, 2 Sep 2017 16:28:47 PDT
How to Change a Car Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-a-Car-Battery-1/
How to Change a Car Battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/9HO5/J70QNKIJ/FZO9HO5J70QNKIJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/9HO5/J70QNKIJ/FZO9HO5J70QNKIJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/9HO5/J70QNKIJ/FZO9HO5J70QNKIJ.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on how to replace a battery in a vehicle. Battery replacement can be done in the comforts of your own driveway with minimal tools and there is no need to pay a professional for this procedure. Battery locations for the most part are located under the hood. There are other vehicles whi...
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Thu, 31 Aug 2017 21:11:57 PDT
Install GMC Sierra 1500 1500HD Cubed CREE LED Fog Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-GMC-Sierra-1500-1500HD-Cubed-CREE-LED-Fog-/
Install GMC Sierra 1500 1500HD Cubed CREE LED Fog Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/3EQN/J70QS4YF/FUL3EQNJ70QS4YF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/3EQN/J70QS4YF/FUL3EQNJ70QS4YF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/3EQN/J70QS4YF/FUL3EQNJ70QS4YF.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy This tutorial will show you how to install the 20W high powered CREE cubed LED pod lights on your 2003-2006 GMC Sierra 1500 or 1500HD. The entire kit comprises of (2) 20W LED pod lights, a pair of mounting brackets and a set of 9145 (H10) pigtails. Installation will involve any modifications and wil...
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Wed, 30 Aug 2017 11:01:27 PDT
How to Install Front Bumper Lip Strut Rod Support Bars http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-Front-Bumper-Lip-Strut-Rod-Support-/
How to Install Front Bumper Lip Strut Rod Support Bars - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/CVUH/J70QS29P/FH7CVUHJ70QS29P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/CVUH/J70QS29P/FH7CVUHJ70QS29P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/CVUH/J70QS29P/FH7CVUHJ70QS29P.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy This tutorial will show you how to install our universal aluminum front bumper lip splitter strut rod support bars. Lower bumper lips are set pretty tightly when installed correctly. However for those with an extra need for security and touch of JDM, the lower bumper lip strut rod is the perfect acc...
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Wed, 30 Aug 2017 10:07:27 PDT
Acura RSX Thermostat Install http://www.instructables.com/id/Acura-RSX-Thermostat-Install/
Acura RSX Thermostat Install - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/DP5B/J6WGKJR3/FPDDP5BJ6WGKJR3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/DP5B/J6WGKJR3/FPDDP5BJ6WGKJR3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/DP5B/J6WGKJR3/FPDDP5BJ6WGKJR3.SMALL.jpg SaigaiStreet Hopefully, by the end of this Instructable, you'll be able to replace your own broken thermostat (you're probably throwing a P0128 code if you're here). You can watch the linked video if you need any more visual references, but the text will be more detailed! Tools You probably won't have to go o...
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Wed, 30 Aug 2017 09:21:13 PDT
I Made a #battlecar Out of My Soccer Mom Minivan. http://www.instructables.com/id/I-Made-a-battlecar-Out-of-My-Soccer-Mom-Minivan/
I Made a #battlecar Out of My Soccer Mom Minivan. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/BWJR/J6WGN4IA/FTXBWJRJ6WGN4IA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/BWJR/J6WGN4IA/FTXBWJRJ6WGN4IA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/BWJR/J6WGN4IA/FTXBWJRJ6WGN4IA.SMALL.jpg _diyMATT I needed a way to get around my neighborhood but a golf-kart was out of the question. Buying a beater car was the next best option, but I needed something with plenty of room for activities, but still be relatively small and nimble.Yep, mid-life dad-hood set in and I had to buy a van.I settled on a ...
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Wed, 30 Aug 2017 06:35:17 PDT
Install Ford F-150 18W Rear LED Backup Reverse Light Bars http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Ford-F-150-18W-Rear-LED-Backup-Reverse-Lig/
Install Ford F-150 18W Rear LED Backup Reverse Light Bars - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/37HT/J70QM2W5/FTT37HTJ70QM2W5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/37HT/J70QM2W5/FTT37HTJ70QM2W5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/37HT/J70QM2W5/FTT37HTJ70QM2W5.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy This tutorial will show you how to install the 18W high powered LED backup reverse light bars on your 2015 and later Ford F-150 truck. This rear mini LED light bar set will NOT fit the F-150 Raptor edition. Installation is clear-cut with no modifications required. Use this LED light bar set to achie...
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Wed, 30 Aug 2017 05:29:08 PDT