Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars http://www.instructables.com Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:23:08 PST BLOX v1.01 Water injection to save fuel http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-injection-to-save-fuel/
Water injection to save fuel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/2Q8F/I2XTQ9MO/FVN2Q8FI2XTQ9MO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/2Q8F/I2XTQ9MO/FVN2Q8FI2XTQ9MO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/2Q8F/I2XTQ9MO/FVN2Q8FI2XTQ9MO.SMALL.jpg Mjhobby Driving in rain or to work on early mornings I had noticed my fuel economy improved by a small amount. Could it be the higher water vapour content in the air? Via research I came across an old technique called water injection. Basically a fine mist water is introduced into the air intake manifold an...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:05:06 PST
Servicing the wiper motor on a Honda civic 99 http://www.instructables.com/id/Servicing-the-wiper-motor-on-a-Honda-civic-99/
Servicing the wiper motor on a Honda civic 99 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/95C7/I2XA8BTK/FTP95C7I2XA8BTK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/95C7/I2XA8BTK/FTP95C7I2XA8BTK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/95C7/I2XA8BTK/FTP95C7I2XA8BTK.SMALL.jpg Mjhobby The wiper motor on my car simply stopped parking itself and also the intermittent feature failed. I suspected the travel contacts within the motor assembly to be the source of the problems. Pop the hood and remove the wiper arms Using a 14mm socket and rachet handle, I removed the hold down nu...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 07:19:38 PST
2007 Prius Hatch Latch REPAIR http://www.instructables.com/id/2007-Prius-Hatch-Latch-REPAIR/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:58:20 PST
Flat hook tie down http://www.instructables.com/id/Flat-hook-tie-down/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:32:42 PST
Auto Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/Auto-Glass/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/HHQV/I2VLH008/F5BHHQVI2VLH008.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/HHQV/I2VLH008/F5BHHQVI2VLH008.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/HHQV/I2VLH008/F5BHHQVI2VLH008.SMALL.jpg PontingJr18 Did you know that there were hundreds of people all around the world that have to deal with broken windshields every day? Are you one of these people? Auto Rust Repair Replacing a broken auto antenna Zip Tie Auto Repair Auto weather stripping repair How to Splice Auto & Tractor Wir...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 10:38:20 PST
Dashboard Glove Dryer/Warmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Dashboard-Glove-DryerWarmer/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 15:46:29 PST
Cleaning battery terminals with water http://www.instructables.com/id/Cleaning-battery-terminals-with-water/
Cleaning battery terminals with water - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/L846/I2WEPLEJ/FLRL846I2WEPLEJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/L846/I2WEPLEJ/FLRL846I2WEPLEJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/L846/I2WEPLEJ/FLRL846I2WEPLEJ.SMALL.jpg sandilya.anisetty To clean the battery terminals you need only hot water. It is very low cost to clean the terminals and eco friendly. Watch the video how to clean.....
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 07:01:07 PST
Waterfall console disassembly Volvo C30, S40, V50, C70 http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterfall-console-disassembly-Volvo-C30-S40-V50-C7/
Waterfall console disassembly Volvo C30, S40, V50, C70 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/9PFZ/I2P3ST2F/FL49PFZI2P3ST2F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/9PFZ/I2P3ST2F/FL49PFZI2P3ST2F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/9PFZ/I2P3ST2F/FL49PFZI2P3ST2F.SMALL.jpg mr-fix Removing the waterfall center console in Volvo C30, S40 2nd gen., V50 and C70 2nd gen. isn't that hard. Remove the console Pry the black plastic CD drive & display cover. It’s attached by two latches on the sides.Open glovebox and pry plastic dashboard cover behind the center console.Grab from be...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 09:52:47 PST
How to Replace Spark plugs and wires http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Replace-Spark-plugs-and-wires/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 21:06:58 PST
Replacing battery one Jeep Cherokee Classic 2000 http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-battery-one-Jeep-Cherokee-Classic-2000/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:59:18 PST
DIY LED DRL (Low cost and No-Drill approach) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-DRL-Low-cost-and-No-Drill-approach/
DIY LED DRL (Low cost and No-Drill approach) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/C4IJ/I2KSIYJP/F4UC4IJI2KSIYJP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/C4IJ/I2KSIYJP/F4UC4IJI2KSIYJP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/C4IJ/I2KSIYJP/F4UC4IJI2KSIYJP.SMALL.jpg bhvm Zoom! There goes an Audi With Gleaming Pearls of LEDs called as DRLs or Daytime Running Lamps. You stand in awe, jaw dropped, Eyes popped. What a wonderful beast !!With this easy to follow guide, You can get the LED DRL look of Expensive Cars like Audi, BMW, Merc at a Fraction of Cost on Any sort of...
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 09:08:57 PST
SMALL TRANSPORT CART- VARIANT 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/SMALL-TRANSPORT-CART-VARIANT-2/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 03:36:21 PST
Subaru Fuel Line Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Subaru-Fuel-Line-Fix/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 23:52:22 PST
Repair of dislocated front turn signal lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-of-dislocated-front-turn-signal-lamp/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 05:39:36 PST
Vauxhall Vivaro, Renault Trafic, Nissan Primastar Gear Shift Selector Linkage Cable Repair Fix Instruction Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Vauxhall-Vivaro-Renault-Trafic-Nissan-Primastar-Ge/
Vauxhall Vivaro, Renault Trafic, Nissan Primastar Gear Shift Selector Linkage Cable Repair Fix Instruction Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/9UMM/I2D6T1FR/FX59UMMI2D6T1FR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/9UMM/I2D6T1FR/FX59UMMI2D6T1FR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/9UMM/I2D6T1FR/FX59UMMI2D6T1FR.SMALL.jpg x8rltd Gear selection difficult? Unable to select a gear? Gear linkage hanging off? Gear stick moves up and down but doesn’t go in to gear?The gear selector cable bush end has worn and popped off of the ball joint on your gear box.The nylon bush on the end of the selector cable wears over time and simply p...
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 02:47:17 PST
Retroreflective material on your car within 20 USD http://www.instructables.com/id/Retroreflective-material-on-your-car-within-20-USD/
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 00:04:26 PST
$50 DIY Headliner Reupholstery http://www.instructables.com/id/50-DIY-Headliner-Reupholstery/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 20:19:37 PST
a wooden toy car http://www.instructables.com/id/a-wooden-toy-car/
a wooden toy car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/7MY8/I28W8CPV/FNU7MY8I28W8CPV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/7MY8/I28W8CPV/FNU7MY8I28W8CPV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/7MY8/I28W8CPV/FNU7MY8I28W8CPV.SMALL.jpg HenkK in this instructable i am going to make a cool toy car out of scrap wood and a old bike tire (only if you make your one wheels ) . kids love it , it takes you only a couple of hours , its a cool gift for cristmas and you can make endless variations .so grab your scrap bin and make this projectand do...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 10:47:35 PST
Vauxhall CDTI SAAB TID Alfa Romeo MultiJet Inlet Manifold Swirl Flap Rod Replacement 1.9 150BHP Diesel Fix Install Fitment Instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/Vauxhall-CDTI-SAAB-TID-Alfa-Romeo-MultiJet-Inlet-M-1/
Vauxhall CDTI SAAB TID Alfa Romeo MultiJet Inlet Manifold Swirl Flap Rod Replacement 1.9 150BHP Diesel Fix Install Fitment Instructions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/FG3O/I24M2JK3/F2CFG3OI24M2JK3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/FG3O/I24M2JK3/F2CFG3OI24M2JK3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/FG3O/I24M2JK3/F2CFG3OI24M2JK3.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 o...
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 10:17:23 PST
UT203 with oscilloscope output http://www.instructables.com/id/UT203-with-oscilloscope-output/
UT203 with oscilloscope output - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/QRG1/I21RAGIT/FL9QRG1I21RAGIT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/QRG1/I21RAGIT/FL9QRG1I21RAGIT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/QRG1/I21RAGIT/FL9QRG1I21RAGIT.SMALL.jpg brajomobil So, you have a UT203 and don't want to buy another clamp multimeter with oscilloscope output.Here is the instructables for creating one.Unfortunately you can't directly connect UT203 to scope. The voltage output from "clamp" is only in mV.You have to use op-amp to boost mV. Op-amp design must be dua...
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 05:51:02 PST
How to Jump Start a Car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Jump-Start-a-Car-2/
How to Jump Start a Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/JRQ8/I21R36DQ/FJ1JRQ8I21R36DQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/JRQ8/I21R36DQ/FJ1JRQ8I21R36DQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/JRQ8/I21R36DQ/FJ1JRQ8I21R36DQ.SMALL.jpg lndiemer This instructable will show you step by step the proper technique used to jump start a car. Being able to jumpstart a car is an important task that all car owners should know how to execute. It is important to know how to jumpstart a car in case your car battery dies at some point. This is something...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 13:06:35 PST
Winterizing Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Winterizing-Your-Car/
Winterizing Your Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/HK0H/I1YUDDYN/FZVHK0HI1YUDDYN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/HK0H/I1YUDDYN/FZVHK0HI1YUDDYN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/HK0H/I1YUDDYN/FZVHK0HI1YUDDYN.SMALL.jpg Jscanniello5 Don't you hate it when its the dead of winter and your standing outside of your car freezing half to death and your door wont open. Or when you just got done shopping and your trunk won't open because its frozen shut. Well here is a simple life hack that can easily free you from that terrible situat...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 22:06:46 PST
DIY French Fries Cup Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-French-Fries-Cup-Holder/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 10:28:47 PST
easy less then 10 dollar cup holder diy http://www.instructables.com/id/easy-less-then-10-dollar-cup-holder-diy/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 09:46:04 PST
How to Change Your Oil http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-Your-Oil-3/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 17:48:07 PDT
To Build A Shuttlecraft http://www.instructables.com/id/To-Build-A-Shuttlecraft/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 19:38:38 PDT
DIY dash cam 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-dash-cam-20/
DIY dash cam 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/XA16/I1QY4HAN/FTGXA16I1QY4HAN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/XA16/I1QY4HAN/FTGXA16I1QY4HAN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/XA16/I1QY4HAN/FTGXA16I1QY4HAN.SMALL.jpg gkrisanda In this part two of the smart phone based dash cam I will show you how to make a stronger streamlined version of the rear view mirror mount. In this version I have created a stronger mount that utilizes less materials. This mount requires little skill to complete and can be made by just about anyone...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 04:59:14 PDT
Clean Your Hazy Headlights With Toothpaste http://www.instructables.com/id/Clean-Your-Hazy-Headlights-With-Toothpaste/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 05:29:07 PDT
Garage Entry Accident Avoidance Guides http://www.instructables.com/id/Garage-Entry-Accident-Avoidance-Guides/
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:32:09 PDT
Install a 6 volt alternator on your old car! http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-a-6-volt-alternator-on-your-old-car/
Install a 6 volt alternator on your old car! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/M8NB/I1NUIVW5/FAGM8NBI1NUIVW5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/M8NB/I1NUIVW5/FAGM8NBI1NUIVW5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/M8NB/I1NUIVW5/FAGM8NBI1NUIVW5.SMALL.jpg turbofiat124 Intro: So you have an old car that has a 6 volt electrical system and you want more electrical power. Most people will just swap out the generator for a typical 12 volt AC Delco 10-SI alternator. The problem with doing this is, you have to change just about every component (or install drop down resi...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 07:05:50 PDT
How to Replace Disc Brake Pads http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-replace-disc-brake-pads/
How to Replace Disc Brake Pads - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/S1OW/I1NUI7KO/F4GS1OWI1NUI7KO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/S1OW/I1NUI7KO/F4GS1OWI1NUI7KO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/S1OW/I1NUI7KO/F4GS1OWI1NUI7KO.SMALL.jpg dellinger Brake pads are a normal wear item on your vehicle. That means they are designed to wear down and be replaced. If you have disc brakes on your vehicle, this is a very manageable task and only requires a few tools.I've included an image from howstuffworks.com to illustrate how disc brakes work. Essent...
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:32:02 PDT
Hidden Sliding Vehicle Lock Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Sliding-Vehicle-Lock-Box/
Hidden Sliding Vehicle Lock Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/SNI5/I1MQ6YF8/F9GSNI5I1MQ6YF8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/SNI5/I1MQ6YF8/F9GSNI5I1MQ6YF8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/SNI5/I1MQ6YF8/F9GSNI5I1MQ6YF8.SMALL.jpg matta26 Do you ever find yourself needing to leave valuables in your vehicle and not trust your glove box? I face this issue on an almost daily basis. Whether it be a trip to the golf course and wanting to leave my wedding ring and watch locked safely in my vehicle or the semi infrequent trips to the gym. ...
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:17:35 PDT
Diesel Fish http://www.instructables.com/id/Diesel-Fish/
Diesel Fish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/LQ5H/I169CLAP/FQ8LQ5HI169CLAP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/LQ5H/I169CLAP/FQ8LQ5HI169CLAP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/LQ5H/I169CLAP/FQ8LQ5HI169CLAP.SMALL.jpg Mrballeng Diesel Fish are gear ties for your truck. Anywhere you would use a knot, you can use Diesel Fish. It's designed for rope 1/2" diameter or smaller and also works with flat webbing. It's so simple you can even tie it wearing boxing gloves! Two years ago I posted Fish Bone Knotless Gear Tie. Since then...
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:22:30 PDT
2004 VW Passat Fuel Pressure Regulator Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/2004-VW-Passat-Fuel-Pressure-Regulator-Replacement/
2004 VW Passat Fuel Pressure Regulator Replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/S3QP/I1P3551A/FRMS3QPI1P3551A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/S3QP/I1P3551A/FRMS3QPI1P3551A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/S3QP/I1P3551A/FRMS3QPI1P3551A.SMALL.jpg dentonrr IntroductionFuel injected cars are dependent on pressure in order to operate properly. The fuel pressure regulator is controlled by the vehicles vacuum and ensures that there is proper pressure at the injectors by venting excess fuel back to the tank. There are several systems that a vehicle with a ...
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:04:00 PDT
Custom Pedal Extension http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Pedal-Extension/
Custom Pedal Extension - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/46KR/I1KJNFFJ/F1C46KRI1KJNFFJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/46KR/I1KJNFFJ/F1C46KRI1KJNFFJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/46KR/I1KJNFFJ/F1C46KRI1KJNFFJ.SMALL.jpg kmac1 I have a new truck that's a stick shift. I love my new truck! Unfortunately, it has a long clutch. In order for me to fully depress the clutch, I have to adjust my seat uncomfortably close to the steering wheel making the gas and break pedals a little awkward. After some research, it seemed my c...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:39:23 PDT
Cup, cup holder - simple, unique and useful http://www.instructables.com/id/Cup-cup-holder-simple-unique-and-useful/
Cup, cup holder - simple, unique and useful - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/6JWK/I1KJM0EP/FPM6JWKI1KJM0EP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/6JWK/I1KJM0EP/FPM6JWKI1KJM0EP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/6JWK/I1KJM0EP/FPM6JWKI1KJM0EP.SMALL.jpg th3_jungle_inv3ntor You know how annoying it is to be sitting in your vehicle (whether driving or riding) and having nowhere to put the cold drink you're holding in your hand? It nearly drives a sane person insane! There never seems to be too many cup holders in a vehicle whether you put drinks in them or something e...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:25:17 PDT
Volkswagen Car door disassembly and reassembly http://www.instructables.com/id/Volkswagen-Car-door-disassembly-and-reassembly/
Volkswagen Car door disassembly and reassembly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/VJEK/I1JWANKJ/F4CVJEKI1JWANKJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/VJEK/I1JWANKJ/F4CVJEKI1JWANKJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/VJEK/I1JWANKJ/F4CVJEKI1JWANKJ.SMALL.jpg ZZZach0 This Instructable will give you a step by step in the assembly of a Volkswagen Golf 2000 passenger door. You might need to do this to fix a jammed lock, replace a broken sensor or motor, or install new speakers. I did it personally to install new speakers.Keep in mind that this instructable will for...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:12:10 PDT
DIY Exhaust Pipe Leak Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Exhaust-Pipe-Leak-Repair/
DIY Exhaust Pipe Leak Repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FV2/6HRY/I1KJPN10/FV26HRYI1KJPN10.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FV2/6HRY/I1KJPN10/FV26HRYI1KJPN10.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FV2/6HRY/I1KJPN10/FV26HRYI1KJPN10.SMALL.jpg GardenFork Here is a DIY Hack for when you have a leak in your exhaust system. You can also use this for a muffler leak repair, but you have to connect together pipe clamps to make it work. Its easier to watch the video than explain here, but this is an interim repair until you can save up the $ to get the exh...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:07:02 PDT
Storage Bag/ Space Maker for Cars http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-Bag-Space-Maker-for-Cars/
Storage Bag/ Space Maker for Cars - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/VPL0/I1J5WPDB/FQSVPL0I1J5WPDB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/VPL0/I1J5WPDB/FQSVPL0I1J5WPDB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/VPL0/I1J5WPDB/FQSVPL0I1J5WPDB.SMALL.jpg kittigadu This is a simple DIY to solve a major problem with most cars of today which is lack of space to put your stuff. Stuff like snacks, phones, water bottles etc etc... And if you have children who occupy the rear, it gets even more difficult to manage the stuff which is generally thrown around the fl...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:59:42 PDT
Hidden Garage door opener (UPDATED) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Garage-door-opener-1/
Hidden Garage door opener (UPDATED) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/LP9L/I1FQ6YIG/FXFLP9LI1FQ6YIG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/LP9L/I1FQ6YIG/FXFLP9LI1FQ6YIG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/LP9L/I1FQ6YIG/FXFLP9LI1FQ6YIG.SMALL.jpg Pyrow I wanted a garage door opener that wouldn't need to change batteries and could stay hidden, not making rattle noise while driving. While searching for an idea, I found a capacitive sensor on ebay that could work pretty nice behind the car dash. This instructable needs basic knowledge in electronics,...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:01:12 PDT
Easy Head and Tail Light Refinishing http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Headlight-Refinishing/
Easy Head and Tail Light Refinishing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/TMWP/I1EU5J2E/FM4TMWPI1EU5J2E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/TMWP/I1EU5J2E/FM4TMWPI1EU5J2E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/TMWP/I1EU5J2E/FM4TMWPI1EU5J2E.SMALL.jpg rjkorn Its getting colder outside here so not too many more outside projects for me now but this one is worth it. It makes your car more visible and gives you more visibility in rain and snow storms. I've seen a lot of headlight refinishing kits out there. Everything from pads and toothpaste looking goo to...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:52:54 PDT
Candy Paint for a Show Car Finish http://www.instructables.com/id/Candy-Paint-for-a-Show-Car-Finish/
Candy Paint for a Show Car Finish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/O8SZ/I1K3VWFX/FM2O8SZI1K3VWFX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/O8SZ/I1K3VWFX/FM2O8SZI1K3VWFX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/O8SZ/I1K3VWFX/FM2O8SZI1K3VWFX.SMALL.jpg thormj This instructable is to show how to get a (hopefully!) show car finish with a candy finish. I'm posting it as I go (the step with in front of it is where I'm currently at), so let me know if you see that I'm fixing to do it wrong! Also, since this is a live instructable, I'll be uploading videos o...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:46:55 PDT
Remove a car stereo without tears http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-a-car-stereo-without-tears/
Remove a car stereo without tears - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/GT1E/I1FPN9LB/FSDGT1EI1FPN9LB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/GT1E/I1FPN9LB/FSDGT1EI1FPN9LB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/GT1E/I1FPN9LB/FSDGT1EI1FPN9LB.SMALL.jpg JustinN1 What follows is a number of generic tips to remove your car stereo headunit (the part that you the user interacts with) from your car without tears (without damage to you, your car, or your headunit). Before you begin -Get directions on how to remove the stereo from the DIY section of the car for...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 21:22:26 PDT
Car Rear View Camera Input as Aux Input http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Rear-View-Camera-Input-as-Aux-Input/
Car Rear View Camera Input as Aux Input - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/9JFB/I1FPMN3P/FUM9JFBI1FPMN3P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/9JFB/I1FPMN3P/FUM9JFBI1FPMN3P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/9JFB/I1FPMN3P/FUM9JFBI1FPMN3P.SMALL.jpg JustinN1 When you are done you could have something like this https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=owsrApBPuQM . (This is using the torque app, an hdmi to rca converter (powered via a usb car charger), and an android phone).I, like many car enthusiasts, had an OEM headunit that is a touchscreen with a fairly siz...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 21:04:03 PDT
Thermal lunch box for cars http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermal-lunch-box-for-cars/
Thermal lunch box for cars - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/148T/I1C1J43W/FJW148TI1C1J43W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/148T/I1C1J43W/FJW148TI1C1J43W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/148T/I1C1J43W/FJW148TI1C1J43W.SMALL.jpg lustro This project, although only is a schema, can be very useful for people who tend to spend several hours driving, or for those occasions when you travel with the family in the car, where the idea of carrying hot foods will be welcome.. The concept is very simple, it involves using the heat released fr...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:13:25 PDT
Klaxon/Ahooga Horn Lubrication http://www.instructables.com/id/Ahooga-Horn-Lubrication/
Klaxon/Ahooga Horn Lubrication - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/EEM7/I1CC3B8U/F5IEEM7I1CC3B8U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/EEM7/I1CC3B8U/F5IEEM7I1CC3B8U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/EEM7/I1CC3B8U/F5IEEM7I1CC3B8U.SMALL.jpg Ghost Wolf This is my first instructable and hope it helps other with similar problems. I bought a North-East Electric Company ahooga horn from an antique store and after taking it home I realized why it was there in the first place. It wouldn't make the ahooga sound it was more like awoowa. I took it apart an...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:22:56 PDT
Self-Levelling Travel Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Levelling-Travel-Bowl/
Self-Levelling Travel Bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/56E3/I1CBZMDB/FRA56E3I1CBZMDB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/56E3/I1CBZMDB/FRA56E3I1CBZMDB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/56E3/I1CBZMDB/FRA56E3I1CBZMDB.SMALL.jpg quigley_ja When thinking about my entry for this contest, it occurred to me that there is an unsolved dilemma that occurs in those long, bumpy car rides we enjoy so much. We are becoming more practical with the time we spend in the car, using it to play or sleep which have become easier with the introduction o...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:29:31 PDT
Black out for your car http://www.instructables.com/id/Black-out-for-your-car/
Black out for your car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/0Y88/I1B64KBM/FIV0Y88I1B64KBM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/0Y88/I1B64KBM/FIV0Y88I1B64KBM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/0Y88/I1B64KBM/FIV0Y88I1B64KBM.SMALL.jpg brockdeland Hate chrome? Me too! Black out the chrome safely & easily with plasti dip. you will need -plasti dip spray in whatever color you want but we are "blacking out" so get the matte black at your home improvement store- tweezers are handy but not necessary - scrap sharp plastic is helpful - painters tape...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:14:09 PDT
IMPROVED binder clip gps/cell phone mount from office supplies http://www.instructables.com/id/IMPROVED-binder-clip-gpscell-phone-mount-from-offi/
IMPROVED binder clip gps/cell phone mount from office supplies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/1AM8/I1B62D7M/FUJ1AM8I1B62D7M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/1AM8/I1B62D7M/FUJ1AM8I1B62D7M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/1AM8/I1B62D7M/FUJ1AM8I1B62D7M.SMALL.jpg SPECTREcat I love this GPS and cell phone mount (seen here and here) and built several. However there are several flaws that make it impractical (especially in the winter):HEAT! Electronics hate heat. Especially batteries. My cell phone once warned of an overheating battery.The large binder clip won't firm...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:03:55 PDT
Smartphone dash cam http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-dash-cam/
Smartphone dash cam - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/TTUQ/I1B63NEQ/FZ7TTUQI1B63NEQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/TTUQ/I1B63NEQ/FZ7TTUQI1B63NEQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/TTUQ/I1B63NEQ/FZ7TTUQI1B63NEQ.SMALL.jpg gkrisanda This is a simple instructable that utilizes house hold items and simple tools. In this project I will show you how to create an automobile dash cam which uses an old smartphone as the camera and other household items as the mount. This project is very straight forward and requires little skill to co...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 15:01:22 PDT