Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars http://www.instructables.com Mon, 27 Jul 2015 20:38:38 PDT BLOX v1.01 Popup headlight wink with arduino and relay board featuring my miata. http://www.instructables.com/id/Popup-headlight-wink-with-arduino-and-relay-board-/
Popup headlight wink with arduino and relay board featuring my miata. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/4WHD/ICLRZT2W/FQ74WHDICLRZT2W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/4WHD/ICLRZT2W/FQ74WHDICLRZT2W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/4WHD/ICLRZT2W/FQ74WHDICLRZT2W.SMALL.jpg curly686 wiring up switches to make miata headlights wink is a pain, dont worry this is slightly less painful.my goal of this project was to make the headlights wink or do other things using the factory switch. i thought it would be way cooler to make it look stock as possible but actually do more than stock...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:41:53 PDT
Cool It! DIY Dashboard Cover Under $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/Cool-It-DIY-Dashboard-Cover-Under-10/
Cool It! DIY Dashboard Cover Under $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/4DNQ/ICJM227H/FCD4DNQICJM227H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/4DNQ/ICJM227H/FCD4DNQICJM227H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/4DNQ/ICJM227H/FCD4DNQICJM227H.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory We live in Florida, and in the summer, our poor old Honda Civic air conditioner struggles to pump out luke cool air, at best. When we're driving on cloudy days, or when a cloud passes across the sun, the A/C is downright chilly. But when the sun's beating down on one of those 90+ degree days on t...
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 18:22:13 PDT
Recharge Your A/C System in 4 Simple Steps http://www.instructables.com/id/Recharge-Your-AC-System-in-4-Simple-Steps/
Recharge Your A/C System in 4 Simple Steps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/AOOX/ICID5653/F03AOOXICID5653.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/AOOX/ICID5653/F03AOOXICID5653.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/AOOX/ICID5653/F03AOOXICID5653.SMALL.jpg Dhipak Bala Should your A/C to suddenly stop blowing cold air, this instructable will help you out. You will need two things:1. An appropriately sized can of refrigerant. If the A/C system does not have a leak, a standard 20 oz can should do. Most 4 door sedans have a refrigerant capacity between 25 and 35 oz (...
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 18:17:09 PDT
Flocking gun for car interiors from fly swat and sieve http://www.instructables.com/id/Flocking-gun-for-car-interiors-from-fly-swat-and-s/
Flocking gun for car interiors from fly swat and sieve - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/UI2I/ICID4ET6/F66UI2IICID4ET6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/UI2I/ICID4ET6/F66UI2IICID4ET6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/UI2I/ICID4ET6/F66UI2IICID4ET6.SMALL.jpg inkfx2009 how to make a cheap flocking gun for car interior etc Undo fly swat open up fly swat from screws on outside then cut wires connected to the top. connect up the 2 blue ones and leave red one on its own then discard top part of swat. wire colours may vary but they are all pretty much the same Tap...
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 14:53:36 PDT
Car Door Trim Carpet Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Door-Trim-Carpet-Fix/
Car Door Trim Carpet Fix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/PN0J/ICICTQWW/FRWPN0JICICTQWW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/PN0J/ICICTQWW/FRWPN0JICICTQWW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/PN0J/ICICTQWW/FRWPN0JICICTQWW.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This instructable shows you an easy way to fix carpet that pulls out from underneath the door sill trim. I've had this problem on my car for the last couple of years. I would pull the trim and place the carpet back underneath only to have it come back out after a month or so. This solution was ta...
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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 07:16:31 PDT
Tinting Tail Lights Ford Falcon Xr6 http://www.instructables.com/id/Tinting-Tail-Lights-Ford-Falcon-Xr6/
Tinting Tail Lights Ford Falcon Xr6 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/CUCG/ICHHP6OD/F5OCUCGICHHP6OD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/CUCG/ICHHP6OD/F5OCUCGICHHP6OD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/CUCG/ICHHP6OD/F5OCUCGICHHP6OD.SMALL.jpg littlemattyp Here's a quick guide to tinting light with a spray can type tint. It costs about $30 NZD for a can but that would do at least 4 sets of lights. Also it is illegal to have any alterations like this on lights in my country and although I haven't had any trouble as of yet, be careful. Remove Lights ...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 17:47:11 PDT
Replacing AC Idler Pulley on my Honda Civic 1999 http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-AC-Idler-Pulley-on-my-Honda-Civic-1999/
Replacing AC Idler Pulley on my Honda Civic 1999 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/2EBX/ICHHQ85D/F6N2EBXICHHQ85D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/2EBX/ICHHQ85D/F6N2EBXICHHQ85D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/2EBX/ICHHQ85D/F6N2EBXICHHQ85D.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby First the power steering pump belt has to be removed. The stone guard also needs to come down (taking off the left wheel is necessary). Slacken the old idler pulley. The centre nut is 14mm and has to be removed with its washer. Also the tightening bolt (10mm) needs to be backed off. Once done, th...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 15:10:32 PDT
Preserving a power steering pump. http://www.instructables.com/id/Preserving-a-power-steering-pump/
Preserving a power steering pump. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/HP9Q/ICHHQ56V/F5XHP9QICHHQ56V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/HP9Q/ICHHQ56V/F5XHP9QICHHQ56V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/HP9Q/ICHHQ56V/F5XHP9QICHHQ56V.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby I recently replaced my Power steering pump however the old one is perfectly good. Crusty but functional. I intend to keep this as a spare but first some cleaning is necessary. Engine degreaser! Using copious amounts of degreaser and a Scouring pad, I cleaned the old pump as best as I could. St...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 14:54:56 PDT
Replacing the Power Steering Pump in my Honda Civic 1999 http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-the-Power-Steering-Pump-in-my-Honda-Civi/
Replacing the Power Steering Pump in my Honda Civic 1999 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/6QQV/ICHHQ4CW/FH96QQVICHHQ4CW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/6QQV/ICHHQ4CW/FH96QQVICHHQ4CW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/6QQV/ICHHQ4CW/FH96QQVICHHQ4CW.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby My old yet functional power steering pump had a warped pulley. I ordered a new pump and pulley and today I did the changeout. Using 12mm socket I loosened the two bolts on the pump. Also a chassis strap I removed to give me more work room. Remove the belt. With the pump loose, the belt was easy e...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 14:51:31 PDT
How To Install A 2-DIN Android Car Stereo System http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-A-2-DIN-Android-Car-Stereo-System/
How To Install A 2-DIN Android Car Stereo System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/FVSB/ICGW90X8/F2YFVSBICGW90X8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/FVSB/ICGW90X8/F2YFVSBICGW90X8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/FVSB/ICGW90X8/F2YFVSBICGW90X8.SMALL.jpg Chinavasion An Android car stereo system is a pretty nifty device to have in your ride. These devices contain Android for cars, with the operating system optimized for use while on the road. Some even come with the option to plug in a mobile internet dongle so you’ll have internet access even while on the road!...
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 10:22:10 PDT
Car TV Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-TV-Mount/
Car TV Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/DF62/ICE0BBJZ/F78DF62ICE0BBJZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/DF62/ICE0BBJZ/F78DF62ICE0BBJZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/DF62/ICE0BBJZ/F78DF62ICE0BBJZ.SMALL.jpg tj76 This is my first Instructable so be nice. Of note I'm leaving out specific dimensions, tool and hardware sizes as its all specific to my car and what I used. If someone replicated this project then they would need to fit it to their car and the supplies they used. I have included a fair amount of pi...
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 17:48:46 PDT
Additive for fuels used in internal combustion engines http://www.instructables.com/id/Additive-for-fuels-used-in-internal-combustion-eng/
Additive for fuels used in internal combustion engines - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/9DXS/IC6IMGOF/FSM9DXSIC6IMGOF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/9DXS/IC6IMGOF/FSM9DXSIC6IMGOF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/9DXS/IC6IMGOF/FSM9DXSIC6IMGOF.SMALL.jpg jordipujol So many times we have heard about inventions that improve combustion and increase the performance of internal combustion engines. Simply mixing liquids to fuel or installing complicated equipment, even governed by microprocessors. Some are too much complicated but we must make ourselves, we can buy ...
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 07:33:05 PDT
Aditivo para los combustibles usados en motores de combustion interna http://www.instructables.com/id/Aditivo-para-los-combustibles-usados-en-motores-de/
Aditivo para los combustibles usados en motores de combustion interna - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/UCHW/IC6IMG76/FUMUCHWIC6IMG76.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/UCHW/IC6IMG76/FUMUCHWIC6IMG76.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/UCHW/IC6IMG76/FUMUCHWIC6IMG76.SMALL.jpg jordipujol Tantas veces hemos oído hablar de inventos diversos que mejoran la combustión y aumentan el rendimiento de los motores de combustión interna. Desde simples líquidos para mezclar con el combustible hasta complejos aparatos gobernados por microprocesadores. Algunos son bastante complicados aunque debe...
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 07:30:56 PDT
Install Jeep Wrangler LED Headlights http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Jeep-Wrangler-LED-Headlights-1/
Install Jeep Wrangler LED Headlights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/Q4P0/ICBRZHE8/F31Q4P0ICBRZHE8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/Q4P0/ICBRZHE8/F31Q4P0ICBRZHE8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/Q4P0/ICBRZHE8/F31Q4P0ICBRZHE8.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy The Jeep Wrangler has been a stable American icon ever since its inception in the 1980s. The Jeep Wrangler is known for its off-roading ride and those speaker shape headlights that give off that aura of being bold and adventure-driven. Many Jeep owners love to customize their Jeep and now you can ev...
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 12:00:37 PDT
Spyder Altezza Tail Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Spyder-Altezza-Tail-Light/
Spyder Altezza Tail Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/K9YC/IC8X7EDO/FDZK9YCIC8X7EDO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/K9YC/IC8X7EDO/FDZK9YCIC8X7EDO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/K9YC/IC8X7EDO/FDZK9YCIC8X7EDO.SMALL.jpg backspace721 Wiring aftermarket Spyder taillights with side ledsTools needed:Solder gunSolderLighterwire strippersheat shrink tubeFlat head screw driver Cutting the wires Locate the top and bottom of the tail light and feed the led that is higher through the wire sleeve. On the break light socket there are th...
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 07:35:59 PDT
Fixing the Rear Door Lock Actuator on my Honda Civic http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-the-Rear-Door-Lock-Actuator-on-my-Honda-Civ/
Fixing the Rear Door Lock Actuator on my Honda Civic - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/U3X2/IC6I8G1U/FAGU3X2IC6I8G1U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/U3X2/IC6I8G1U/FAGU3X2IC6I8G1U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/U3X2/IC6I8G1U/FAGU3X2IC6I8G1U.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby This is by far the hardest job I did on my car and I've done everything except the timing belt and head gasket.The first step is the remove the door handle cover and unplug the window switch. Two screws need to come out here. The door latch handle needs a screw removed and it has to slide forward an...
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 05:00:42 PDT
Tutorial: Change 2008 Civic Rear Shocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Change-2008-Civic-Rear-Shocks/
Tutorial: Change 2008 Civic Rear Shocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/YWB9/IC5C625I/FB6YWB9IC5C625I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/YWB9/IC5C625I/FB6YWB9IC5C625I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/YWB9/IC5C625I/FB6YWB9IC5C625I.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Learn how to change the rear shocks on a 2008 Honda Civic.
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 10:06:34 PDT
Install Subaru WRX License Plate Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Subaru-WRX-License-Plate-Adapter/
Install Subaru WRX License Plate Adapter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/24KK/IC2A2AJY/FQN24KKIC2A2AJY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/24KK/IC2A2AJY/FQN24KKIC2A2AJY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/24KK/IC2A2AJY/FQN24KKIC2A2AJY.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy If you're not a fan of having a license plate in the middle of your bumper but don't want to be saddled with a ticket citation, the license plate tow hook adapter is a great compromise. The license plate tow hook adapter bracket utilizes the tow hook to mount your license plate on the side of your b...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 15:19:23 PDT
Making a go kart from junk http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-go-kart-from-junk/
Making a go kart from junk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/TJD2/IC0VCWCL/FRYTJD2IC0VCWCL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/TJD2/IC0VCWCL/FRYTJD2IC0VCWCL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/TJD2/IC0VCWCL/FRYTJD2IC0VCWCL.SMALL.jpg mrblank5 In this instructable i'll show you how to make your own go kart. FROM JUNK!!! This project is fun to build and fun to use. The only part you might have to buy is the engine, this part is optional because you can still use the go kart without an engine.In this instructable i will show you how to do b...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 20:39:55 PDT
Double team for an engine air filter! http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-team-for-an-engine-air-filter/
Double team for an engine air filter! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/OCR4/IC0AUN01/F2KOCR4IC0AUN01.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/OCR4/IC0AUN01/F2KOCR4IC0AUN01.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/OCR4/IC0AUN01/F2KOCR4IC0AUN01.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Here is a common technique to have zero downtime for a vehicle air filter. All it requires are 2 filters (washable) and 10 minutes. Removing the dirty filter. A flat head screwdriver used to remove the dirty filter. Comparison. See the difference in service state? Soon the clean one will b...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 13:56:48 PDT
Lubing an idle air control valve. http://www.instructables.com/id/Lubing-an-idle-air-control-valve/
Lubing an idle air control valve. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/GN1H/IC0AUZO6/F1DGN1HIC0AUZO6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/GN1H/IC0AUZO6/F1DGN1HIC0AUZO6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/GN1H/IC0AUZO6/F1DGN1HIC0AUZO6.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby For older fuel injected cars, often the idle can become rough or the engine stalls at a stop. This is sometimes an issue with the idle air control valve being unable to travel freely due to built up grime in its air passage. My car and another vehicle are notorious for this behavior. Every 2 months ...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 13:55:35 PDT
Preserving a spare alternator. http://www.instructables.com/id/Preserving-a-spare-alternator/
Preserving a spare alternator. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/728O/IC0AUZXT/FUQ728OIC0AUZXT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/728O/IC0AUZXT/FUQ728OIC0AUZXT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/728O/IC0AUZXT/FUQ728OIC0AUZXT.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby It's always good to have a spare alternator. They fail when least expected. This one I got is working fine but it's a bit grimy from the car. The car has another one in operation so I want to put this one into storage. Cleaning. I used engine degreaser to get the grime off. Took only 7 minutes ...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 13:53:55 PDT
Helping out my car air conditioning again! http://www.instructables.com/id/Helping-out-my-car-air-conditioning-again/
Helping out my car air conditioning again! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/KJ77/IBYWYETU/FJJKJ77IBYWYETU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/KJ77/IBYWYETU/FJJKJ77IBYWYETU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/KJ77/IBYWYETU/FJJKJ77IBYWYETU.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby In the hot tropical climate I call my home, air conditioning is a nice luxury. I demand maximum performance! In my car I noticed cold air leaking through the feet vents even when the mode selector is on the dash vents. Also I always have the AC on recirculation mode however engine bay heat and outsi...
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Sat, 11 Jul 2015 08:28:58 PDT
Replacing trailing arm bushings on my honda civic! http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-trailing-arm-bushings-on-my-honda-civic/
Replacing trailing arm bushings on my honda civic! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/0CJM/ICG2AMQ9/FMD0CJMICG2AMQ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/0CJM/ICG2AMQ9/FMD0CJMICG2AMQ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/0CJM/ICG2AMQ9/FMD0CJMICG2AMQ9.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby My 1999 civic ek3 has had its trailing arm bushing cracked for over a decade. Time for replacement! The Honda xtractor tool is mandatory for this job. For each side, 6 bolts were removed. The sockets needed were 10mm for the abs cable, 12mm for the handbrake cable, 14mm for the upper control arm and...
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Sat, 11 Jul 2015 06:35:42 PDT
Replacing the valve cover gasket on my Honda civic 1999 D16Y7 engine. http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-the-valve-cover-gasket-on-my-car/
Replacing the valve cover gasket on my Honda civic 1999 D16Y7 engine. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/VOT7/IBXM6RR3/FZAVOT7IBXM6RR3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/VOT7/IBXM6RR3/FZAVOT7IBXM6RR3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/VOT7/IBXM6RR3/FZAVOT7IBXM6RR3.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby My honda civic engine for years has been weeping oil. It's a nasty sight but common in many vehicles. I decided to replace the valve cover gasket to stop this oil grime. Taking off the bolts. Spark lug wires, support brackets for the wires and accelerator cable, plus the 5 bolts needed to come...
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Sat, 11 Jul 2015 06:33:33 PDT
Replacing exhaust rubber hangers. http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-exhaust-rubber-hangers/
Replacing exhaust rubber hangers. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/AMGO/IBYWYCKG/FYAAMGOIBYWYCKG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/AMGO/IBYWYCKG/FYAAMGOIBYWYCKG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/AMGO/IBYWYCKG/FYAAMGOIBYWYCKG.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Since 1999 the exhaust hanger rubbers have been on my car. I felt it's time to replace them even though there have been no failures to date. The new rubbers I got off Amazon.com. Removing the old hangers and installing the new ones. You can see the old hangers are cracked. I used a knife to cut...
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Fri, 10 Jul 2015 07:21:44 PDT
Cleaning the grime from my Engine. http://www.instructables.com/id/Cleaning-the-grime-from-my-Engine/
Cleaning the grime from my Engine. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/776R/IBYWXEHA/FFT776RIBYWXEHA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/776R/IBYWXEHA/FFT776RIBYWXEHA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/776R/IBYWXEHA/FFT776RIBYWXEHA.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby After replacing the valve cover gasket on my civic, I wanted a clean up of the engine block. Too much grime on it over the years and even though it works very well, I want to know if there is future oil weeping. Cleaning! Using engine degreaser I sprayed a generous amount of it on the engine. I...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 05:36:27 PDT
Change the brake/signal light on your 2003 Dodge Truck http://www.instructables.com/id/Change-the-brakesignal-light-on-your-2003-Dodge-Tr/
Change the brake/signal light on your 2003 Dodge Truck - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/US03/IBV87MD1/FAIUS03IBV87MD1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/US03/IBV87MD1/FAIUS03IBV87MD1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/US03/IBV87MD1/FAIUS03IBV87MD1.SMALL.jpg SLOMakerSpace You might think this instructable doesn't apply to you. But, if you read through it, you just may glean some useful information. First off, you've probably discovered that your vehicle's "Manual" is totally useless in figuring out how to gain access to the various bulbs on the exterior of your car. ...
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 19:53:23 PDT
Tutorial: Change 2008 Honda Civic Spark Plugs http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Change-2008-Honda-Civic-Spark-Plugs/
Tutorial: Change 2008 Honda Civic Spark Plugs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/60FN/IBV87LNK/FGC60FNIBV87LNK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/60FN/IBV87LNK/FGC60FNIBV87LNK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/60FN/IBV87LNK/FGC60FNIBV87LNK.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Learn how to change the spark plugs on a 2008 Honda Civic. This is basically the same for most Honda's and cars in general with coil packs.
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 19:12:33 PDT
Mazda Bongo Ford Freda Split Charge & circuit swap looms http://www.instructables.com/id/Mazda-Bongo-Ford-Freda-Split-Charge-circuit-swap-l/
Mazda Bongo Ford Freda Split Charge & circuit swap looms - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/0WL3/IBV86TUT/F4N0WL3IBV86TUT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/0WL3/IBV86TUT/F4N0WL3IBV86TUT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/0WL3/IBV86TUT/F4N0WL3IBV86TUT.SMALL.jpg rooster_uk I have been working on Bongo's/Freda's since 2007.I fell in love with them and over the next 5 years or so, I had owned 3. Sadly I had to sell my last one due to personal reasons, but this has not stopped me helping many people.I make up the split charge and circuit swap loom kits here at home. They...
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 11:06:59 PDT
How to remove brake dust with toothpaste http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-remove-brake-dust-with-toothpaste/
How to remove brake dust with toothpaste - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/86EY/IBS8ZQI9/FWC86EYIBS8ZQI9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/86EY/IBS8ZQI9/FWC86EYIBS8ZQI9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/86EY/IBS8ZQI9/FWC86EYIBS8ZQI9.SMALL.jpg ShiftyTips First of all removing brake dust can be so hard!!!But we found an idea and want to give it a try :) Tools (as always :)) Toothpaste and a soft cloath ;) #1 Put some toothpaste on the soft cloath and start cleaning the surface #2 When you get around get some clear water and sprinkle the rim...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 12:24:29 PDT
Mini prototype shockabsorber. http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-prototype-shockabsorber/
Mini prototype shockabsorber. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/GPWE/IBQCEUPQ/F4EGPWEIBQCEUPQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/GPWE/IBQCEUPQ/F4EGPWEIBQCEUPQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/GPWE/IBQCEUPQ/F4EGPWEIBQCEUPQ.SMALL.jpg Skullcustoms I have done this using a ballpoint pen refill and spring.I think so it would look good and work well in a full scale model. In a relaxed state. In a compressed state.
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 00:45:53 PDT
How to replace the master window switch in a 04 Impala http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-replace-the-master-window-switch-in-a-04-Im/
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 23:53:36 PDT
Cheap and easy to build tire rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Tire-rack/
Cheap and easy to build tire rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/Z951/IBUXLTGC/FWSZ951IBUXLTGC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/Z951/IBUXLTGC/FWSZ951IBUXLTGC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/Z951/IBUXLTGC/FWSZ951IBUXLTGC.SMALL.jpg MusicalBox Hello everyone, this is my first instructable. After building this project, I realized I could have document it with more pictures. But on the other hand, it is a pretty easy construction, so step-by-step instructions are not really essential. I also apologize in advance if my English writing is not...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 20:23:50 PDT
Changing Brakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-Brakes/
Changing Brakes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/DYN6/IBOWZYUO/F0FDYN6IBOWZYUO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/DYN6/IBOWZYUO/F0FDYN6IBOWZYUO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/DYN6/IBOWZYUO/F0FDYN6IBOWZYUO.SMALL.jpg tlp801 If you've never done this before, you'll be surprised how easy it is!I'll include some helpful hints on how to make this project as painless as possible and hopefully save you a few bucks.This particular project is on a 1999 Toyota Camry but you'll find the process is very similar for many other veh...
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 14:41:54 PDT
Install Scion tC LED Rear Fog Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Scion-tC-LED-Rear-Fog-Light/
Install Scion tC LED Rear Fog Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/5LRX/IBRRWN03/F4L5LRXIBRRWN03.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/5LRX/IBRRWN03/F4L5LRXIBRRWN03.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/5LRX/IBRRWN03/F4L5LRXIBRRWN03.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy If you've got a Scion tC, then you know that it's one of the most popular cars on the road with plenty of options for upgrade! This is a set of Scion tC LED rear fog light that converts the bulbless rear reflector into a fiery brilliant red LED that makes everyone on the road notice you! This guide ...
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 11:12:02 PDT
This car made with video CD http://www.instructables.com/id/Weapon-Laser-1/
This car made with video CD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/NIS5/IBOWX8C5/F31NIS5IBOWX8C5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/NIS5/IBOWX8C5/F31NIS5IBOWX8C5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/NIS5/IBOWX8C5/F31NIS5IBOWX8C5.SMALL.jpg abbasporyazdanpanah Hello I am abbas poryazdzdanpanah I make this car with sections of spoiled video CD . it move on the ground andon the water too . this car has weapon laser that I make it with spoiled computer . Weapon Laser
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 09:21:25 PDT
Free Distilled Water http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Distilled-Water/
Free Distilled Water - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/IGSQ/IBL68W91/FZ7IGSQIBL68W91.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/IGSQ/IBL68W91/FZ7IGSQIBL68W91.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/IGSQ/IBL68W91/FZ7IGSQIBL68W91.SMALL.jpg ppowell14 This Instructable shows you how to save yourself a very small amount of money by collecting your own distilled water - but hey - this is what we do for fun.STUPID OBVIOUS WARNING: PLEASE DON'T DRINK THIS STUFF FOLKS I live in Arizona where it is hot most of the year.From July through to September i...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 19:23:45 PDT
Tutorial: Change 2008 Honda Civic Front Brake Pads http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Change-2008-Honda-Civic-Front-Brake-Pads/
Tutorial: Change 2008 Honda Civic Front Brake Pads - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/YMMN/IBJTML5V/FEEYMMNIBJTML5V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/YMMN/IBJTML5V/FEEYMMNIBJTML5V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/YMMN/IBJTML5V/FEEYMMNIBJTML5V.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Learn how to change the brake pads on a 2008 Honda Civic. This tutorial will be the same for just about any Honda and most cars.
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 20:47:03 PDT
Aftermarket van roof vent http://www.instructables.com/id/Aftermarket-van-roof-vent/
Aftermarket van roof vent - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/CR2A/IBJTK27O/FU4CR2AIBJTK27O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/CR2A/IBJTK27O/FU4CR2AIBJTK27O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/CR2A/IBJTK27O/FU4CR2AIBJTK27O.SMALL.jpg DavidN71 I own a 20 year old Ford Aerostar van. It has a 3.0L V6 that has cooling issues. That model had issues from the beginning. In the middle of the model year Ford added and rerouted cooling hoses, but even that didn't fix the basic problem of not enough air flow over the engine. So, even when I had wor...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 20:22:19 PDT
A-Z Guide on Cleaning Car Interior Safely http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Z-Guide-on-Cleaning-Car-Interior-Safely/
A-Z Guide on Cleaning Car Interior Safely - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/J374/IBM2215G/FQBJ374IBM2215G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/J374/IBM2215G/FQBJ374IBM2215G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/J374/IBM2215G/FQBJ374IBM2215G.SMALL.jpg whitepearl Are you about to clean up your car interior and don’t know where to start from? Well, it’s quite an elaborate task and it’s natural to get confused when it’s a first timer. But don’t worry here is a step-by-step guide on cleaning the car interior safely.Brush off the dirt and dustTake a good soft br...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 08:48:42 PDT
Oil Drain Pan - Free http://www.instructables.com/id/Oil-Drain-Pan-Free/
Oil Drain Pan - Free - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/TVNL/IBDTUCSF/FF2TVNLIBDTUCSF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/TVNL/IBDTUCSF/FF2TVNLIBDTUCSF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/TVNL/IBDTUCSF/FF2TVNLIBDTUCSF.SMALL.jpg ppowell14 Hi All - This is my first Instructable and it's really simple. I've been changing my own oil for decades and have been using this simple free drain pan rather than the plastic ones that you can buy which are large and difficult to cleanup after use. ​First - Select a suitable oil bottle I use Cas...
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 19:12:11 PDT
bottel car http://www.instructables.com/id/bottel-car/
bottel car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/QU3L/IBDTQK6F/FCFQU3LIBDTQK6F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/QU3L/IBDTQK6F/FCFQU3LIBDTQK6F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/QU3L/IBDTQK6F/FCFQU3LIBDTQK6F.SMALL.jpg Prasanna prasanna Makers: Prasanna, SiddharajuPlace: Banjarapalya E4D makere Space.Materials: Coconut oil bottle MotorBatteryFanStrawStickEectrical tape Fixthe motor Attach the propeller(fan) to the motor then fix the motor to the bottle via electrical tape. Fix the battery take the battery and fix it to the ...
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 04:28:23 PDT
Replacing a car's hvac blower fan. http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-a-cars-hvac-blower-fan/
Replacing a car's hvac blower fan. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/FWO0/IBC2PTPZ/F8SFWO0IBC2PTPZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/FWO0/IBC2PTPZ/F8SFWO0IBC2PTPZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/FWO0/IBC2PTPZ/F8SFWO0IBC2PTPZ.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby My car has its blower in service since 1999. Time for a replacement! The first step is to remove it from under the passenger side of the dashboard. My Blower was held by 3 hex head screws. I used an 8mm socket to get them out. It's a tight fit to reach in there but by sitting on the ground in my gar...
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 02:55:30 PDT
Replacing a car's heated oxygen sensor! http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-a-heated-oxygen-sensor/
Replacing a car's heated oxygen sensor! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/CUOQ/IBC2J8OD/F3XCUOQIBC2J8OD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/CUOQ/IBC2J8OD/F3XCUOQIBC2J8OD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/CUOQ/IBC2J8OD/F3XCUOQIBC2J8OD.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Oxygen sensors are important for good fuel economy. The last time I installed one was in 2010. These narrowband sensors over time will give a slower response to the engine controller. Also they will be poisoned if fuel additives are used. I felt the need to put a fresh one in so my car will have be...
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 02:13:50 PDT
How To Convert Your Headlight Bulbs to LED http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Convert-Your-Headlight-Bulbs-to-LED/
How To Convert Your Headlight Bulbs to LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/MKWV/IBC20H20/F9BMKWVIBC20H20.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/MKWV/IBC20H20/F9BMKWVIBC20H20.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/MKWV/IBC20H20/F9BMKWVIBC20H20.SMALL.jpg auto_lights All vehicles fitted with halogen headlight bulbs from the factory are suitable for LED conversion.The main advantage is a massive increase in road illumination and therefore improved safety when driving at night. The kit I used features CREE LED bulbs that have an output of 3,200 lumens. Typically, ...
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 10:32:12 PDT
Install Lexus IS F-Sport LED Fog Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Lexus-IS-F-Sport-LED-Fog-Lights/
Install Lexus IS F-Sport LED Fog Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/KH2Z/IBC2TDCT/F80KH2ZIBC2TDCT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/KH2Z/IBC2TDCT/F80KH2ZIBC2TDCT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/KH2Z/IBC2TDCT/F80KH2ZIBC2TDCT.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy Ever since the 3rd generation Lexus IS F-Sport came out with 2014, there have been tons of aftermarket accessories available for car fans to install on their vehicle. These Lexus IS F-Sport Direct Fit LED Fog Lights are perfect for the USDM 3rd gen Lexus IS250/IS350 since it does not come with fog l...
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 13:13:28 PDT
EGR valve removing from Ford Foucs http://www.instructables.com/id/EGR-valve-removing-from-Ford-Foucs/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 07:16:45 PDT
How to Paint a Car with Spray in the Street - 50$ paint job http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Paint-a-Car-with-Spray-in-the-Street/
How to Paint a Car with Spray in the Street - 50$ paint job - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/QPC8/IB7AZJ1J/FYIQPC8IB7AZJ1J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/QPC8/IB7AZJ1J/FYIQPC8IB7AZJ1J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/QPC8/IB7AZJ1J/FYIQPC8IB7AZJ1J.SMALL.jpg vicesat You can see how to do it in this videotutorials, not necesary to translate, just watch. Materials - x5 Sandpaper Grit 400- x5 Sandpaper Grit 1000- A square piece to put the sandpaper- x15 Paint Spray- Polish - Soft thing to polish- Paper tape- Newspapers or something to cover the car The result...
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 20:58:42 PDT
Door Panel Insert Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Door-Panel-Insert-Repair/
Door Panel Insert Repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/986B/IB7B4HPC/FJ9986BIB7B4HPC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/986B/IB7B4HPC/FJ9986BIB7B4HPC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/986B/IB7B4HPC/FJ9986BIB7B4HPC.SMALL.jpg vicesat You can see how to do it in this videotutorial, its easy but requires time and patience to quit all the glue. Before and After
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 20:57:26 PDT