Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars http://www.instructables.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:44:05 PDT BLOX v1.01 No-Holes License Plate Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Holes-License-Plate-Mount/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:26:51 PDT
organized glove box http://www.instructables.com/id/organized-glove-box/
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:58:49 PDT
How to disable the Daytime Running Lights on a 07 Chevy Aveo. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-disable-the-Daytime-Running-Lights-on-a-07-/
How to disable the Daytime Running Lights on a 07 Chevy Aveo. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/GAFJ/I0463HF5/FDYGAFJI0463HF5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/GAFJ/I0463HF5/FDYGAFJI0463HF5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/GAFJ/I0463HF5/FDYGAFJI0463HF5.SMALL.jpg MoTinkerGNome Howdy everyone. My commuter car is a 2007 Chevy Aveo with about 160k on the odometer. I received a letter stating that my vehicle is part of a recall campaign that the Daytime Running Light "DRL" Module may overheat and catch fire. I extrapolate that this fix will apply to 2004-2008 model years ...
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 18:18:03 PDT
LED dome light upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-dome-light-upgrade/
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 14:25:34 PDT
Repairing A Grab Bar Door Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-A-Grab-Bar-Door-Handle/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 17:47:28 PDT
Oil Change - A New Approach http://www.instructables.com/id/Oil-Change-A-New-Approach/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 15:49:53 PDT
AWESOME GLOVE BOX kit for your vehicle. http://www.instructables.com/id/AWESOME-GLOVE-BOX-kit-for-your-vehicle/
AWESOME GLOVE BOX kit for your vehicle. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/BQHA/I005RQG2/F9NBQHAI005RQG2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/BQHA/I005RQG2/F9NBQHAI005RQG2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/BQHA/I005RQG2/F9NBQHAI005RQG2.SMALL.jpg futurenavyseal Hi, this instructible will show you how to make yourself ready for almost anything when you are in your car. PLEASE VOTE if you like it!!!!! Step 1 First, you need to get a container for your glove box. It will need to bit in your glove box, but that's about the only requirement. I used a book sa...
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 18:21:34 PDT
Make a replacement key for 2006 Toyota Camry Solara http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-replacement-key-for-2006-Toyota-Camry-Solar/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 14:16:08 PDT
Visual car tunning (vw golf 3) http://www.instructables.com/id/visual-tunning-vw-golf-3/
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:59:29 PDT
That's Armour Eh! Bulletproof Tire Armor for Modern Security http://www.instructables.com/id/Bullet-proof-Tire-Armor/
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 09:13:29 PDT
PVC ROOF RACK ON THE CHEAP AND EASY FOR LARGE BUT LIGHT CARGO http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-ROOF-RACK-ON-THE-CHEAP-AND-EASY-FOR-LARGE-BUT-/
PVC ROOF RACK ON THE CHEAP AND EASY FOR LARGE BUT LIGHT CARGO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/LY6G/HZWJ4ZUX/FZQLY6GHZWJ4ZUX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/LY6G/HZWJ4ZUX/FZQLY6GHZWJ4ZUX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/LY6G/HZWJ4ZUX/FZQLY6GHZWJ4ZUX.SMALL.jpg lordvellos Hello you guys, second ible and non english speaker here so still bare with me please.It all started when my wife got pregnant... As happy and amazed as I am with our little miracle (Catarina is her name) i couldn't stop thinking about all the adjustments i had to do in our life and most of them inv...
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 11:24:11 PDT
Aluminum Stick Shift Knob http://www.instructables.com/id/Aluminum-Stick-Shift-Knob/
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 18:08:03 PDT
Painting Vehicle Sills to Prevent or Repair Rust http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-Vehicle-Sills-to-Prevent-or-Repair-Rust/
Painting Vehicle Sills to Prevent or Repair Rust - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/PJVH/HZOM4DQO/FG5PJVHHZOM4DQO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/PJVH/HZOM4DQO/FG5PJVHHZOM4DQO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/PJVH/HZOM4DQO/FG5PJVHHZOM4DQO.SMALL.jpg peter1994 Hi there. This is my first instructable, I've been wanting to do one for a while and I figured this is as good as any to start with. My little van is a Suzuki Carry 1.3, which has lived by the sea for at least the past 5 years. It's an old vehicle, and has therefore had some wear, resulting in some ...
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 15:01:20 PDT
Tutorial: How to Fix 01-05 Honda Civic Stuck Window http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-How-to-Fix-01-05-Honda-Civic-Stuck-Window/
Tutorial: How to Fix 01-05 Honda Civic Stuck Window - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/AWLM/HZJOMRZ6/F5KAWLMHZJOMRZ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/AWLM/HZJOMRZ6/F5KAWLMHZJOMRZ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/AWLM/HZJOMRZ6/F5KAWLMHZJOMRZ6.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Learn how to fix a stuck window in your 01-05 Honda Civic. Requires removing the door panel.
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 07:16:31 PDT
Fauxtina http://www.instructables.com/id/Fauxtina/
Fauxtina - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/1EHG/HZ88PFYF/FG21EHGHZ88PFYF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/1EHG/HZ88PFYF/FG21EHGHZ88PFYF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/1EHG/HZ88PFYF/FG21EHGHZ88PFYF.SMALL.jpg camarko My trucks' been showing her age lately- with 150k on the odometer, a mismatched replacement bed, and rust on the suicide doors, she was looking pretty sad. Even though she's a good truck, she's fourteen years old and as a full time student (= more money out than in), I simply can't afford to do a r...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 06:06:55 PDT
LED Daytime Running Lights for Golf Wagon http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Daytime-Running-Lights-for-Golf-Wagon/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 07:47:36 PDT
Install PWY24W LED Turn Signal Bulb on Volkswagen http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-PWY24W-LED-Turn-Signal-Bulb-on-Volkswagen/
Install PWY24W LED Turn Signal Bulb on Volkswagen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/OS8G/HYVDQWHN/FNQOS8GHYVDQWHN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/OS8G/HYVDQWHN/FNQOS8GHYVDQWHN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/OS8G/HYVDQWHN/FNQOS8GHYVDQWHN.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy The CAN-bus error free LED turn signal bulbs come in xenon white or amber yellow and replace the stock PWY24W/PW24W incandescent bulbs. These PWY24W LED turn signal bulbs gives your car a whole new clear look with much brighter and sharper lighting. They have a much faster response time than stock b...
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 16:41:17 PDT
Saab 9-3 Sport Stiff Gears Repair- Gear Turret Repair Instruction Guide. 55556311 http://www.instructables.com/id/Saab-9-3-Sport-Stiff-Gears-Repair-Gear-Turret-Repa/
Saab 9-3 Sport Stiff Gears Repair- Gear Turret Repair Instruction Guide. 55556311 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/O6YT/HYSIS7YK/F46O6YTHYSIS7YK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/O6YT/HYSIS7YK/F46O6YTHYSIS7YK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/O6YT/HYSIS7YK/F46O6YTHYSIS7YK.SMALL.jpg x8rltd Is your gear stick seized in position, or maybe it won't return to neutral? Stiff to change gear? Difficult to find gears? Gear change vague and unable to select correct gear?The likely cause of the faults noted above and most common cause is a worn pivot on the gear turret. On the gear turret is a ...
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 08:51:08 PDT
No Weld Aluminum Hitch basket http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Weld-Aluminum-Hitch-basket/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 17:22:57 PDT
DIY Mesh Grill Guards for a Jeep Wrangler for about $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mesh-Grill-Guards-for-a-Jeep-Wrangler-for-abou/
DIY Mesh Grill Guards for a Jeep Wrangler for about $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/MLYG/HY7TAR51/F94MLYGHY7TAR51.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/MLYG/HY7TAR51/F94MLYGHY7TAR51.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/MLYG/HY7TAR51/F94MLYGHY7TAR51.SMALL.jpg howtowrangler Mesh Grill Guards add a great look to the front of your Jeep as well as keeping bugs and small rocks out of your radiator. Rather than spending about $50 for a kit, make your own using this very cheap and easy DIY. Gather supplies What you will need:Mesh Gutter Guard 20' by 6" Available here for ...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:34:15 PDT
Car keys buttons replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-keys-buttons-replacement/
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:40:09 PDT
Fixing Jeep Death Wobble http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-Jeep-Death-Wobble/
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 06:07:28 PDT
Building a Ledge Vardo http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Ledge-Vardo/
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:49:55 PDT
Truck Bed Utility Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Truck-Bed-Utility-Rack/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 01:36:52 PDT
Slotting MacPherson Struts for Extra Camber http://www.instructables.com/id/Slotting-Macpherson-Struts-for-Extra-Camber/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:46:45 PDT
Dip your rims while still on vehicle. http://www.instructables.com/id/Dip-your-rims-while-still-on-vehicle/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:45:23 PDT
Better Fuel Economy = better performance! http://www.instructables.com/id/Better-Fuel-Economy-better-performance/
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 15:12:39 PDT
1994-98 Honda Odyssey Starter Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/1994-98-Honda-Odyssey-Starter-Replacement/
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 11:58:18 PDT
Vauxhall CDTI SAAB TID Alfa Romeo MultiJet Inlet Manifold Swirl Flap Rod Repair 1.9 150BHP Diesel Fix Install Fitment Instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/Vauxhall-CDTI-SAAB-TID-Alfa-Romeo-MultiJet-Inlet-M/
Vauxhall CDTI SAAB TID Alfa Romeo MultiJet Inlet Manifold Swirl Flap Rod Repair 1.9 150BHP Diesel Fix Install Fitment Instructions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/HFEX/HXG6SUKO/F6ZHFEXHXG6SUKO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/HFEX/HXG6SUKO/F6ZHFEXHXG6SUKO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/HFEX/HXG6SUKO/F6ZHFEXHXG6SUKO.SMALL.jpg x8rltd Engine management light (EML) lit, high fuel consumption, rough idling, rough running, poor power and torque, smoking from exhaust, error P2279-11 Intake system air leak,P2075 fault code?All these symptoms can be caused by the swirl flap operating rod bushes wearing making the operating rod pop off ...
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 09:49:25 PDT
SCOOBY DOO VAN http://www.instructables.com/id/SCOOBY-DOO-VAN/
SCOOBY DOO VAN - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/FPNS/HXG6PTSU/FYCFPNSHXG6PTSU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/FPNS/HXG6PTSU/FYCFPNSHXG6PTSU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/FPNS/HXG6PTSU/FYCFPNSHXG6PTSU.SMALL.jpg D0c Trasformation in to Scooby Doo Van. forget all your super cars for getting cool attention! This mystery machine van was about to end up in the scrap heap and was originally saved from that fate as it was going to be used as a play house for kids toys, The vehicle was suitable due to its compact ...
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 05:12:16 PDT
Steampunk VW Bug (Vaporpunk Fusca) http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-VW-Bug-Vaporpunk-Fusca/
Steampunk VW Bug (Vaporpunk Fusca) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/WMTR/HXC4ORT5/FQIWMTRHXC4ORT5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/WMTR/HXC4ORT5/FQIWMTRHXC4ORT5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/WMTR/HXC4ORT5/FQIWMTRHXC4ORT5.SMALL.jpg Winged Fist This project began just over two years ago when my wife decided she wanted to buy an old Volkswagen Beetle to get around the dirt roads of the Lake Region of Rio de Janeiro, where or beach house is located. I started documenting this process in a forum topic "Steampunk Volkswagen anyone?" and now tw...
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 19:44:36 PDT
2014 Chevy Camaro Disable OnStar http://www.instructables.com/id/2014-Chevy-Camaro-Disable-OnStar/
2014 Chevy Camaro Disable OnStar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/A77Z/HXC4M8B2/FWEA77ZHXC4M8B2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/A77Z/HXC4M8B2/FWEA77ZHXC4M8B2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/A77Z/HXC4M8B2/FWEA77ZHXC4M8B2.SMALL.jpg uhclem Disabling OnStar in a 2014 CamaroHere's a quick instructable on how to fully disable OnStar in a 2014 Chevy Camaro while retaining maximum functionality. The end result will be OnStar completely unable to connect to a cell tower or report any data on your car, while at the same time retaining full b...
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 16:11:22 PDT
Connecting an Ipod or Iphone to my 2003 Prius http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-an-IpodIphone-to-my-Car/
Connecting an Ipod or Iphone to my 2003 Prius - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/P9XZ/HX7P75BY/F36P9XZHX7P75BY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/P9XZ/HX7P75BY/F36P9XZHX7P75BY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/P9XZ/HX7P75BY/F36P9XZHX7P75BY.SMALL.jpg epfroth This is my first Instructable, and describes how I connected my Ipod to my 2003 Prius. The information and options I found should help others add MP3 sound to any car. I'll present several solutions, along with pros and cons. Why connect directly? When I first got my Ipod, I used a cheap cassette...
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 10:30:01 PDT
Hero Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Hero-Car/
Hero Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/2JMD/HXBG4IMV/FK52JMDHXBG4IMV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/2JMD/HXBG4IMV/FK52JMDHXBG4IMV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/2JMD/HXBG4IMV/FK52JMDHXBG4IMV.SMALL.jpg abugslife99 The theme for VBS was super hero. They wanted a car featured in the foyer. Frame and car parts Building the car was fairly simple. Build a frameGet some actual car parts that could be painted Paint and add logos Here is the end result after painted.The grill at the front was a park bench I was...
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 06:46:38 PDT
Crystal clear headlight fix for plastic http://www.instructables.com/id/Crystal-clear-headlight-fix-for-plastic/
Crystal clear headlight fix for plastic - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/3282/HX69X229/FZ23282HX69X229.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/3282/HX69X229/FZ23282HX69X229.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/3282/HX69X229/FZ23282HX69X229.SMALL.jpg Ginga-Ninja This is so simple it may make you want to shake your head, don't though. We need you to shake a spray can. Item needed. Go to a big box store and get- Rustoleum 2X gloss clear- pay about $4- be over 18 years old Clean your headlights. I'll let you figure out which method to try (see INTERNE...
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 07:20:16 PDT
2 tone rims http://www.instructables.com/id/2-tone-rims/
2 tone rims - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/65WY/HX69U8NY/FTN65WYHX69U8NY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/65WY/HX69U8NY/FTN65WYHX69U8NY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/65WY/HX69U8NY/FTN65WYHX69U8NY.SMALL.jpg paintphone Recently bought rims and tires off a coworker, They are Motegi racing rims universal pattern 17" in white with stone chips and minor road rash so this Instructable was fit for my intentions ! Stone chips So there was plenty of stone chips and minor road rash from curbs so I decided a color chang...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 17:51:35 PDT
Range Rover P38 EAS Air Suspension Valve Block O-rings and Diaphragm Seal Replacement Instructions Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Range-Rover-P38-EAS-Air-Suspension-Valve-Block-O-r/
Range Rover P38 EAS Air Suspension Valve Block O-rings and Diaphragm Seal Replacement Instructions Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/IIKC/HX5H67EB/F1SIIKCHX5H67EB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/IIKC/HX5H67EB/F1SIIKCHX5H67EB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/IIKC/HX5H67EB/F1SIIKCHX5H67EB.SMALL.jpg x8rltd Leak from EAS system but no visable leaks when testing components, vehicle on bump stops? Slow leak? Complete failure of EAS system?The O rings and or diaphragm wearing can lead to the compressor overworking and can cause complete EAS falure, we always recommend replacing the diaphragm seal when r...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 03:28:30 PDT
Pickup Truck Sideboards/Stake Sides http://www.instructables.com/id/Pickup-Truck-SideboardsStake-Sides/
Pickup Truck Sideboards/Stake Sides - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/PTZU/HX503VU9/FD2PTZUHX503VU9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/PTZU/HX503VU9/FD2PTZUHX503VU9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/PTZU/HX503VU9/FD2PTZUHX503VU9.SMALL.jpg mattop1176 Wooden Stake Sides, Ford Super Duty I own a 2005 Super Duty super cab long bed, and it gets used for a diversity of purposes. I have a cap that I take on and off depending on what I'm doing, and a cool Rhino Rack for the cap that I can remove. I have often...
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 13:15:35 PDT
Range Rover P38 EAS Air Suspension Compressor Piston Seal and Filter Replacement Instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/Range-Rover-P38-EAS-Air-Suspension-Compressor-Pist/
Range Rover P38 EAS Air Suspension Compressor Piston Seal and Filter Replacement Instructions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/V2MB/HX42QC3B/F26V2MBHX42QC3B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/V2MB/HX42QC3B/F26V2MBHX42QC3B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/V2MB/HX42QC3B/F26V2MBHX42QC3B.SMALL.jpg x8rltd Is your vehicles air suspension rising slowly, noisily, or perhaps failing to rise at all? EAS fault message, "Warning do not exceed 35 mph" message, lights just flashing on height adjustment switch? Hard fault stored, vehicle on bump stops and not rising, taking too long to reach pressure, excessi...
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 07:04:50 PDT
Flexidip your Rims http://www.instructables.com/id/Flexidip-your-Rims/
Flexidip your Rims - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/LMP7/HX42PZUH/FVDLMP7HX42PZUH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/LMP7/HX42PZUH/FVDLMP7HX42PZUH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/LMP7/HX42PZUH/FVDLMP7HX42PZUH.SMALL.jpg rochassassin I'm 15 and a half, so i will be getting my divers license soon.My dad and i just recently swapped every thing from a 93 Geo Prizm that was in a accident but had a good engine and interior into a 95 Geo Prizm with a engine knock and bad interior. Now it is time to restore the rims. Why I did it M...
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 23:22:32 PDT
How to Install LED Daytime Running Lights on Ford Fusion http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-LED-Daytime-Running-Lights-on-Ford-/
How to Install LED Daytime Running Lights on Ford Fusion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/H8BP/HX1WJF1E/FSRH8BPHX1WJF1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/H8BP/HX1WJF1E/FSRH8BPHX1WJF1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/H8BP/HX1WJF1E/FSRH8BPHX1WJF1E.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy This set of xenon white 16-LED high power LED daytime running lights for the newer 2013-up Ford Fusion (aka Ford Mondeo) that gives your car a whole new look by replacing the original fog lamp bezel or the lower bumper grille cover. It's great for both models of the Ford Fusion with or without the O...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 10:02:48 PDT
Mercedes A B R Class W169 W245 W251 Door Lock Actuator Spring Lock Repair Instructions Rear Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Mercedes-A-B-R-Class-W169-W245-W251-Door-Lock-Actu/
Mercedes A B R Class W169 W245 W251 Door Lock Actuator Spring Lock Repair Instructions Rear Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/7OSY/HWVAUYBZ/F9A7OSYHWVAUYBZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/7OSY/HWVAUYBZ/F9A7OSYHWVAUYBZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/7OSY/HWVAUYBZ/F9A7OSYHWVAUYBZ.SMALL.jpg x8rltd Door lock bouncing up and down? Finding it increasingly difficult to lock your Mercedes?The Springs within the door lock actuator mechanisms deteriorate over time, the OEM spring is made from cheap metal which wears quickly, this wear leads to the symptoms noted above. Simply install our improv...
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 02:32:59 PDT
Mercedes C E CLK W203 W211 W209 Class Door Lock Actuator Spring Lock Repair Instructions Front Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Mercedes-C-E-CLK-Class-Door-Lock-Actuator-Spring-L-1/
Mercedes C E CLK W203 W211 W209 Class Door Lock Actuator Spring Lock Repair Instructions Front Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/S59Q/HWUJTF91/FIKS59QHWUJTF91.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/S59Q/HWUJTF91/FIKS59QHWUJTF91.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/S59Q/HWUJTF91/FIKS59QHWUJTF91.SMALL.jpg x8rltd Door lock bouncing up and down? Finding it increasingly difficult to lock your Mercedes?The Springs within the door lock actuator mechanisms deteriorate over time, the OEM spring is made from cheap metal which wears quickly, this wear leads to the symptoms noted above. Simply install our improv...
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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 04:50:32 PDT
Mercedes C E CLK W203 W211 W209 Class Door Lock Actuator Spring Lock Repair Instructions Rear Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Mercedes-C-E-CLK-Class-Door-Lock-Actuator-Spring-L/
Mercedes C E CLK W203 W211 W209 Class Door Lock Actuator Spring Lock Repair Instructions Rear Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/XVDH/HWRZ8OW4/FFTXVDHHWRZ8OW4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/XVDH/HWRZ8OW4/FFTXVDHHWRZ8OW4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/XVDH/HWRZ8OW4/FFTXVDHHWRZ8OW4.SMALL.jpg x8rltd Door lock bouncing up and down? Finding it increasingly difficult to lock your Mercedes?The Springs within the door lock actuator mechanisms deteriorate over time, the OEM spring is made from cheap metal which wears quickly, this wear leads to the symptoms noted above.Simply install our improved d...
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 07:00:59 PDT
Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Alignment http://www.instructables.com/id/Jeep-Wrangler-TJ-Alignment/
Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Alignment - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/GQH4/HWUJXCL5/FW3GQH4HWUJXCL5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/GQH4/HWUJXCL5/FW3GQH4HWUJXCL5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/GQH4/HWUJXCL5/FW3GQH4HWUJXCL5.SMALL.jpg TheALOwens How to do a "driveway alignment" on a Jeep Wrangler TJ. There are no caster or camber adjustments on a Jeep TJ, so the only thing to do for an alignment is toe adjustment!
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 13:51:29 PDT
DIY Jeep Hardtop Hoist http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Jeep-Hardtop-Hoist/
DIY Jeep Hardtop Hoist - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/LXU4/HWRZ3DR5/F0ZLXU4HWRZ3DR5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/LXU4/HWRZ3DR5/F0ZLXU4HWRZ3DR5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/LXU4/HWRZ3DR5/F0ZLXU4HWRZ3DR5.SMALL.jpg TheALOwens This is both a DIY and demonstration video of making a lift (or hoist) to remove and store your Jeep TJ (Wrangler) hard top.This is a very simple system that can easily be made with the following:1. Good, strong nylon or poly rope2. 8 heavy duty pulleys2. 2 - 2x4s3. 6 lag bolts for anchors4. 4 carab...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 13:51:29 PDT
How To Make A Car/Truck Tow Dolly Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-CarTruck-Tow-Dolly-Cheap/
How To Make A Car/Truck Tow Dolly Cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/Q5DG/HWS3HNSV/FB1Q5DGHWS3HNSV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/Q5DG/HWS3HNSV/FB1Q5DGHWS3HNSV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/Q5DG/HWS3HNSV/FB1Q5DGHWS3HNSV.SMALL.jpg rjkorn I've been collecting cars for quite a while now. I usually rely on AAA or Allstate Motor Club to get towed home if there a mechanical failure but I really wanted my own trailer or tow dolly. Especially when buying a project car or donor vehicle that doesn't run. I don't really have the space for a f...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 12:14:14 PDT
How To Make A Trailer Maneuvering Dolly http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Trailer-Maneuvering-Dolly/
How To Make A Trailer Maneuvering Dolly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/4DOI/HWRZ20D8/F334DOIHWRZ20D8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/4DOI/HWRZ20D8/F334DOIHWRZ20D8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/4DOI/HWRZ20D8/F334DOIHWRZ20D8.SMALL.jpg rjkorn Sometimes its just not necessary to use a tractor or car to move the trailer around my property. Especially if its got a light load on it or I want to squeeze it in a tight spot. I saw these trailer movers but there were way too much money. I was heading home one day and noticed a tractor on the sid...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 10:41:28 PDT
BMW Swirl Flaps Removal Blanks Fitting Guide Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/BMW-Swirl-Flaps-Removal-Blanks-Fitting-Guide-Tutor/
BMW Swirl Flaps Removal Blanks Fitting Guide Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/RIAS/HWQN1YTA/FH9RIASHWQN1YTA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/RIAS/HWQN1YTA/FH9RIASHWQN1YTA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/RIAS/HWQN1YTA/FH9RIASHWQN1YTA.SMALL.jpg x8rltd Swirl Flaps within your engine deteriorate over time and can end the life of your engine! Take action now and install our blanks to prevent potential engine damage.Within the manifold of your BMW you will find these little blighters referred to as Swirl Flaps. Designed to produce a swirl of air to ...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 06:27:38 PDT
Eyebrow Running Light DIY Project for My Ford Fusion Hybrid http://www.instructables.com/id/Eyebrow-Running-Light-DIY-Project-for-My-Ford-Fusi/
Eyebrow Running Light DIY Project for My Ford Fusion Hybrid - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/OKIR/HWNUKVKY/FCOOKIRHWNUKVKY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/OKIR/HWNUKVKY/FCOOKIRHWNUKVKY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/OKIR/HWNUKVKY/FCOOKIRHWNUKVKY.SMALL.jpg Lighting Next I finally got around to installing LED strips as "eyebrow" running lights. So that others can not only see the end result, but do it themselves, this post will document all the steps. Threading wires We threaded the wires for the LED strip between the lens and the front molding. There is a slight...
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Sun, 22 Jun 2014 20:55:29 PDT