Instructables: exploring - workshop - car http://www.instructables.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 01:16:46 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
AWESOME GLOVE BOX kit for your vehicle. http://www.instructables.com/id/AWESOME-GLOVE-BOX-kit-for-your-vehicle/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 18:21:34 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
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/
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 15:01:20 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
123D Make & ArtCAM Express - JigsawCar http://www.instructables.com/id/123D-Make-ArtCAM-Express-JigsawCar/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:27:00 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
Hero Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Hero-Car/
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 06:46:38 PDT
2 tone rims http://www.instructables.com/id/2-tone-rims/
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 17:51:35 PDT
Flexidip your Rims http://www.instructables.com/id/Flexidip-your-Rims/
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 23:22:32 PDT
How To Make A Car/Truck Tow Dolly Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-CarTruck-Tow-Dolly-Cheap/
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 12:14:14 PDT
Car Visor Magnet Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Visor-Magnet-Holder/
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 17:08:18 PDT
Baseball Shift Knob http://www.instructables.com/id/Baseball-Shift-Knob/
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 13:38:52 PDT
How To Survive A Long Road Trip http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Survive-A-Long-Road-Trip/
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 09:58:05 PDT
Timing Belt & Water-pump Replacement: Toyota / Lexus V6 http://www.instructables.com/id/Timing-Belt-Water-pump-Replacement-Toyota-Lexus-V6/
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 08:07:43 PDT
VW Beetle Turn Signal Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/VW-Beetle-Turn-Signal-Lamp/
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 17:35:27 PDT
Chevy Blazer Switch Console http://www.instructables.com/id/Chevy-Blazer-Switch-Console/
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 14:03:34 PDT
how to refurbish car rims http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-refurbish-car-rims/
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Tue, 27 May 2014 17:40:51 PDT
How to build a fiberglass sub box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-fiberglass-sub-box/
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Mon, 26 May 2014 00:26:50 PDT
TurboCharger Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/TurboCharger-Lamp/
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Mon, 19 May 2014 15:52:45 PDT
How to use phone without battery http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-phone-without-battery/
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Sun, 18 May 2014 04:07:39 PDT
Increase your fuel Mileage 50%,(Pressurized air Dissolved in fuel) http://www.instructables.com/id/Increase-your-fuel-Mileage-50Pressurized-air-Disso/
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Sat, 17 May 2014 22:36:03 PDT
Car Polishing (Mother's Polishing Tool Made Cheap) http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Polishing-Mothers-Polishing-Tool-Made-Cheap/
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Tue, 6 May 2014 18:36:37 PDT
Install Aftermarket Radio in 2002 Toyota Corolla http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Aftermarket-Radio-in-2002-Toyota-Corolla/
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Tue, 6 May 2014 10:12:52 PDT
Most Popular Car Manufacturer http://www.instructables.com/id/Most-Popular-Car-Manufacturer/
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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 10:17:48 PDT
Upgrade Your Old Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrade-Your-Old-Car/
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Fri, 25 Apr 2014 09:48:38 PDT
Car phone holder. http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-phone-holder/
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 10:28:07 PDT
Scion FRS Valenti-Style LED Backup Light Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Scion-FRS-Valenti-Style-LED-Backup-Light-Installat/
Scion FRS Valenti-Style LED Backup Light Installation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/MT1A/HTSZ0J2T/FYAMT1AHTSZ0J2T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/MT1A/HTSZ0J2T/FYAMT1AHTSZ0J2T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/MT1A/HTSZ0J2T/FYAMT1AHTSZ0J2T.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy Since 2013, Scion FR-S and Subaru BRZ have gotten really popular here in the United States; however, some JDM accessories are not available for US models, such as fog lights, clear side-markers, and rear fog lights. Luckily, iJDMTOY comes out with this Valenti-Style LED Reverse Light that can give...
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 15:25:55 PDT
How to jump start your car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-jump-start-your-car/
How to jump start your car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/4S3L/HTPUP47K/FW64S3LHTPUP47K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/4S3L/HTPUP47K/FW64S3LHTPUP47K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/4S3L/HTPUP47K/FW64S3LHTPUP47K.SMALL.jpg jhughe13 Recently I had to jump start my car battery but had no idea how to do so. I figured I was not the only one who has had this problem so I have decided to provide you with a guide on how to jump start your car if you are ever in a pinch. Step 1: Place the car with the dead battery in park and open...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 20:39:34 PDT
How to Change Your Car's Oil http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-Your-Cars-Oil/
How to Change Your Car's Oil - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/0822/HTM4MITO/FXK0822HTM4MITO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/0822/HTM4MITO/FXK0822HTM4MITO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/0822/HTM4MITO/FXK0822HTM4MITO.SMALL.jpg Raybo3693 There are many moving parts in a combustion engine. Because of this, it is essential that these moving parts are properly lubricated to limit the stress on these parts. Motor oil is the substance that keeps these parts from wearing away and proper oil maintenance is the key to prolonging the life of...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 15:45:13 PDT
Portable Car Food Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Eat-On-The-Go/
Portable Car Food Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/QJGT/HTM2NS9Q/FYFQJGTHTM2NS9Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/QJGT/HTM2NS9Q/FYFQJGTHTM2NS9Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/QJGT/HTM2NS9Q/FYFQJGTHTM2NS9Q.SMALL.jpg eva_maree_dixon Don't you hate it when your late to work and there's no where to put you cereal bowl or eat food at the drive ins without that terrible plastic sound. If so Ible is you. Introducing magical eat anywhere you want (as long as your in a car!) bowl!!! Materials Materials Car with drink holderCan of ...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 17:35:03 PDT
DIY Laptop Table for Car at no cost eco friendly. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Laptop-Table-for-Car-at-no-cost/
DIY Laptop Table for Car at no cost eco friendly. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/D3OQ/HTJPAPHA/FBUD3OQHTJPAPHA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/D3OQ/HTJPAPHA/FBUD3OQHTJPAPHA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/D3OQ/HTJPAPHA/FBUD3OQHTJPAPHA.SMALL.jpg Ishan Jain Things you will need :1. A strong Cardboard Box.2. Strap or Rope or any flexible string to hang it from top3. Cutter or Scissor.4. Hooks or Clips. To make low cost laptop table for your car without spendinga penny, the very first thing you will need is a cardboard box. You can takeany box but a...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 12:43:30 PDT
Stuff for car http://www.instructables.com/id/Stuff-for-car/
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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 16:06:29 PDT
Repair Your Burnt Out Courtesy Dash Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Your-Burnt-Out-Courtesy-Dash-Lights/
Repair Your Burnt Out Courtesy Dash Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/MI1C/HTDSQ0BF/FSUMI1CHTDSQ0BF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/MI1C/HTDSQ0BF/FSUMI1CHTDSQ0BF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/MI1C/HTDSQ0BF/FSUMI1CHTDSQ0BF.SMALL.jpg andamas I recently acquired a 1992 Volvo 740T that had every courtesy dash light burnt out. A quick trip to the Volvo dealer revealed that each bulb/socket assembly would be around $15 each! I was facing the likelihood of dropping $60 and another $12 for 3 wedge base bulbs for the other courtesy lights. Her...
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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 12:05:46 PDT
Turn Your Rusty Car Hood into an Awesome Chalkboard! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Your-Rusty-Car-Hood-into-an-Awesome-Chalkboar/
Turn Your Rusty Car Hood into an Awesome Chalkboard! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/AAHK/HTC6747C/FA1AAHKHTC6747C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/AAHK/HTC6747C/FA1AAHKHTC6747C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/AAHK/HTC6747C/FA1AAHKHTC6747C.SMALL.jpg hardkeor If you have a stock hood that wasn't painted, and it rusted out completely - like we did - you can use this to your advantage. You only need about three hours and a few materials, all of which total less than fifteen dollars. * 60 grit sandpaper ($4.00) * Wrench or Ratchet (free or cheap) * Ru...
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 21:07:17 PDT
Thingall Solar car http://www.instructables.com/id/Thingall-Solar-car/
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 09:35:54 PDT
Squential Mustang Cougar Flasher http://www.instructables.com/id/Squential-Mustang-Cougar-Flasher/
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 18:54:10 PDT
Doughnut Safe http://www.instructables.com/id/Doughnut-Safe/
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 18:04:02 PDT
Dome Light Triggered LED Footwell Lighting for a 2010 Honda Fit http://www.instructables.com/id/Dome-Light-Triggered-LED-Footwell-Lighting-for-a-2/
Dome Light Triggered LED Footwell Lighting for a 2010 Honda Fit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/KTX0/HSVT9AKF/FBOKTX0HSVT9AKF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/KTX0/HSVT9AKF/FBOKTX0HSVT9AKF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/KTX0/HSVT9AKF/FBOKTX0HSVT9AKF.SMALL.jpg ecellingsworth This instructable details the installation of red-green-blue (RGB) LED footwell lighting in a 2010 Honda Fit. For this type of application, RGB LED kits and controllers are readily available for purchase on sites like amazon.com. I chose not to use a commercial kit for two reasons. First, that's n...
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 00:16:36 PDT
Blue Auto Interior Courtesy Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Blue-Auto-Interior-Courtesy-Lights/
Blue Auto Interior Courtesy Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/NMTH/HS9YBUK8/FP9NMTHHS9YBUK8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/NMTH/HS9YBUK8/FP9NMTHHS9YBUK8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/NMTH/HS9YBUK8/FP9NMTHHS9YBUK8.SMALL.jpg rjkorn Since I'm painting my mustang blue for this summer I thought if carry the theme inside. It's a basic black interior. Since the car didn't have courtesy lamps under the dash I thought I'd add some I found some blue 10w LEDs on eBay for $1.35 each with free shipping. I don't need 10 watts so I pl...
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Sun, 2 Mar 2014 12:10:08 PST
Installing A NRG Quick Release System http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-A-NRG-Quick-Release-System/
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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 23:55:12 PST
How to jump a dead car battery http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-jump-a-dead-car-battery/
How to jump a dead car battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/KZNO/HS18IH2U/FM8KZNOHS18IH2U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/KZNO/HS18IH2U/FM8KZNOHS18IH2U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/KZNO/HS18IH2U/FM8KZNOHS18IH2U.SMALL.jpg kd35ad28 Some time in your life you'll try to start you car and nothing will happen. You'll also notice that your lights and radio won't turn on. When this happens, most likely what's wrong is that your battery is dead. Here are the following steps one should take when this happens... Materials/ require...
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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 22:59:44 PST
Peltier chips In a cars radiator http://www.instructables.com/id/Peltier-chips-In-a-cars-radiator/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/FU5N/HS3GTB2V/FH3FU5NHS3GTB2V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/FU5N/HS3GTB2V/FH3FU5NHS3GTB2V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/FU5N/HS3GTB2V/FH3FU5NHS3GTB2V.SMALL.jpg the_burrito_master I will admit I've never worked with a peltier chip or know much about them but, I wanted to share an idea I have for a more fuel efficient car. In this diagram I have edited a skemmatic of an engines water cooling system to incorporate two water blocks similar to what you might find in a water cool...
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 21:11:39 PST
How to build a Aluminum Mouse Trap Car with gears http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-Mouse-Trap-Car/
How to build a Aluminum Mouse Trap Car with gears - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/IJ7N/HS1RSCZQ/FACIJ7NHS1RSCZQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/IJ7N/HS1RSCZQ/FACIJ7NHS1RSCZQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/IJ7N/HS1RSCZQ/FACIJ7NHS1RSCZQ.SMALL.jpg amotz1 Basic Materials Needed: 2X Mouse Traps 2X CD's Large Wire Spool 270mm Diameter (Cut middle out, keep sides as wheels) 45mm gears (Attach to the sides of wire spool) 60mm fly-wheel MicroRAX Parts and Beams: Obtain a micro Rax medium ...
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 06:59:44 PST
Mousetrap Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Mousetrap-Car-6/
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 15:43:25 PST
Tyre bead breaking, removal & fitting. http://www.instructables.com/id/Tyre-bead-breaking-removal-fitting/
Tyre bead breaking, removal & fitting. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/H5TI/HR3EIQWU/FI8H5TIHR3EIQWU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/H5TI/HR3EIQWU/FI8H5TIHR3EIQWU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/H5TI/HR3EIQWU/FI8H5TIHR3EIQWU.SMALL.jpg rchanter For this Instructable I will show you how to break the bead on a tyre and then remove and refit it. Tools. The tools you will need are:-Tyre levers at least two but three is better.A sissor jack and handle.A valve core toolAnd a something to jack against (I'm using the back axle of a van). Gett...
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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 10:08:10 PST
Easy Configurable Cargo Blocks for Your Car Trunk http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Configurable-Cargo-Blocks-for-Your-Car-Trunk/
Easy Configurable Cargo Blocks for Your Car Trunk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/BJYZ/HR3EEIEL/FWGBJYZHR3EEIEL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/BJYZ/HR3EEIEL/FWGBJYZHR3EEIEL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/BJYZ/HR3EEIEL/FWGBJYZHR3EEIEL.SMALL.jpg imjasonc The Problem: Most of us have car trunks filled with loose boxes. When we drive around, these boxes slide around, or worse, tilt over spilling out all of our precious worldly possessions. Some of us have trunk nets. However, these trunk nets are better for loose small items (not boxes or large carg...
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Thu, 30 Jan 2014 22:33:10 PST
How to make XJ40 Jaguar Internal Door Levers http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-XJ40-Jaguar-Internal-Door-Levers/
How to make XJ40 Jaguar Internal Door Levers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/IVBV/HQVLD8XH/FOXIVBVHQVLD8XH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/IVBV/HQVLD8XH/FOXIVBVHQVLD8XH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/IVBV/HQVLD8XH/FOXIVBVHQVLD8XH.SMALL.jpg macarina In this tutorial I will be making a small part on the MakerBot 2. This is a piece that frequently breaks inside the doors of the XJ40 Jaguar cars and renders the doors useless. Since this lever  is an integral part of the whole door lock mechanism and is also riveted in place, any breakage renders t...
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Mon, 27 Jan 2014 20:26:20 PST