Instructables: exploring - workshop - car http://www.instructables.com Thu, 3 Sep 2015 18:52:26 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Change or Repair Horn on 2004 Ford Taurus http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-or-Repair-Horn-on-2004-Ford-Taurus/
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Tue, 1 Sep 2015 12:05:14 PDT
Enhanced Shopping Bag Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Enhanced-Shopping-Bag-Holder/
Enhanced Shopping Bag Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/EGFD/IE17US7V/F3PEGFDIE17US7V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/EGFD/IE17US7V/F3PEGFDIE17US7V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/EGFD/IE17US7V/F3PEGFDIE17US7V.SMALL.jpg Rehtori BACKGROUNDSeveral new cars do have a shopping bag hooks in the trunk - which is great! Unfortunately the implementation is quite often less than optimal. Hooks can be too small, the shape can be something that cuts the bags, hooks might be too high etc.Good news is that these shortcomings are easy t...
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Tue, 1 Sep 2015 04:17:00 PDT
In Car Trash Can http://www.instructables.com/id/In-Car-Trash-Can/
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 08:39:08 PDT
USBing your car http://www.instructables.com/id/USBing-your-car/
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 19:36:23 PDT
The Trunk Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Trunk-Rack/
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 05:54:14 PDT
How To Install A Cold Air Intake http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-A-Cold-Air-Intake/
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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 02:56:51 PDT
Check Your Check Engine Light Yourself! http://www.instructables.com/id/Check-Your-Check-Engine-Light-Yourself/
Check Your Check Engine Light Yourself! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/QX90/IDUQU0SS/FC6QX90IDUQU0SS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/QX90/IDUQU0SS/FC6QX90IDUQU0SS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/QX90/IDUQU0SS/FC6QX90IDUQU0SS.SMALL.jpg hfb Ever had that horrible feeling when your check engine light (CEL) comes on while you're driving? I have! The thought that it will cost upwards of $100 to have the dealer or other shops diagnose your vehicle is enough to turn a good day bad.I'm a huge fan of the KISS principle. Keep It Simple Stup#%....
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 04:47:55 PDT
how to make a wind powered car http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-wind-powered-car/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 22:03:46 PDT
Northern Car Plug Saver http://www.instructables.com/id/Northern-Car-Plug-Saver/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 19:50:37 PDT
Anderson Power Pole Battery Charger Extension Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Anderson-Power-Pole-Battery-Charger-Extension-Cabl/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 08:09:38 PDT
Trunk 12V socket/plug for a car http://www.instructables.com/id/Trunk-12V-socketplug-for-a-car/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 14:42:03 PDT
Jump Start with a Portable Jump Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Jump-Start-with-a-Portable-Jump-Starter/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 19:46:59 PDT
Add Cabin Filter In Vehicle Without One http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Cabin-Filter-In-Vehicle-Without-One/
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 18:49:03 PDT
Fixing a broken car door handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-a-broken-car-door-handle/
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 13:54:58 PDT
DIY 4WD car body for arduino robotics projects and RC cars http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-4WD-car-body-for-arduino-robotics-projects-and/
DIY 4WD car body for arduino robotics projects and RC cars - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/QRXS/IDIN6A9C/F5HQRXSIDIN6A9C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/QRXS/IDIN6A9C/F5HQRXSIDIN6A9C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/QRXS/IDIN6A9C/F5HQRXSIDIN6A9C.SMALL.jpg lordabdo Hi instructables geeks greetings from egypt :) :) ,in this instructable i will show you how to design and make a 4 wheeled car for robotics , arduino , RC cars ..etc. in a easy way just follow me ;) :D Designing the body I used the solidworks program to design the car parts each part alone and...
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 11:49:16 PDT
Sneaky T-bar Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Sneaky-T-bar-Starter/
Sneaky T-bar Starter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/QZ5B/IDFSA0EF/FZXQZ5BIDFSA0EF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/QZ5B/IDFSA0EF/FZXQZ5BIDFSA0EF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/QZ5B/IDFSA0EF/FZXQZ5BIDFSA0EF.SMALL.jpg brad.putvinas This is a guide on how to machine a T-Bar Handle that incorporates a push button starter for a car. This Will Never Do Driving an old car is cooler than driving something new. However most old cars can be started with a spoon because the wiring minimal is and simple. Fortunately the solution is a...
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 06:28:19 PDT
How to create an airduct on a car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-an-airduct-on-a-car/
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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 20:18:04 PDT
Keep your block heater plug from scratching your paint http://www.instructables.com/id/Block-Heater-Plug-Improvement/
Keep your block heater plug from scratching your paint - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/W5XL/IDED1H66/F2ZW5XLIDED1H66.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/W5XL/IDED1H66/F2ZW5XLIDED1H66.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/W5XL/IDED1H66/F2ZW5XLIDED1H66.SMALL.jpg anlek When I first moved to the Yukon, I noticed all the cars here had plugs sticking out of them. These plugs are usually for the block heater and/or oil pan heater and/or battery blanket. When plugged in, these are used to 'pre-warm' parts of the engine in order to help the car start when the weather ge...
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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 17:53:34 PDT
DIY Car LCD sun shader http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Car-LCD-sun-shader/
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Thu, 13 Aug 2015 16:13:00 PDT
2$ Steering Wheel Upholstery http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Steering-Wheel-Upholstery/
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 15:07:43 PDT
How To Rice: Stickerbomb! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Rice-Stickerbomb/
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 18:28:47 PDT
How I Painted My Rims http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-Painted-My-Rims/
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 10:01:20 PDT
PORSCHE Casting http://www.instructables.com/id/PORSCHE-Casting/
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 07:58:29 PDT
Car Spray Paint for Refinishing Vintage Wood Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-paint-for-refinish-vintage-wood-speakers/
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 12:29:33 PDT
How to Plasti-Dip Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Plasti-Dip-Your-Car/
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 21:12:43 PDT
PCB Solder Stand!!! A Must Have Easy DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-Solder-Stand-A-Must-Have-Easy-DIY/
PCB Solder Stand!!! A Must Have Easy DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/6JZ9/ICN7GCLW/F6Q6JZ9ICN7GCLW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/6JZ9/ICN7GCLW/F6Q6JZ9ICN7GCLW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/6JZ9/ICN7GCLW/F6Q6JZ9ICN7GCLW.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 The parts:A sliding ratchet (vehicle toolkit) I already had one but if you don't you can purchase on for about $25 on ebay:http://www.ebay.com/itm/Stahlwille-12070000-Slidin...2 metal poles I found inside a printer2 boxes2 alligator clips a big one and a small one for small and fragile pcb'sScrews (...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 13:21:17 PDT
Safe Technique to Slacken and Tighten Tire Nuts. http://www.instructables.com/id/Safe-Technique-to-Slacken-and-Tighten-Tire-Nuts/
Safe Technique to Slacken and Tighten Tire Nuts. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/Q8J7/ICN7GEIQ/F8SQ8J7ICN7GEIQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/Q8J7/ICN7GEIQ/F8SQ8J7ICN7GEIQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/Q8J7/ICN7GEIQ/F8SQ8J7ICN7GEIQ.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby More often than not, us car owners/drivers will have to perform a tire changeout. Be this on the road side or in our garage, it is something we should all know how to do. It's easy enough to do but as always, safety first. Making sure there is a properly inflated and good condition spare tire is cri...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 06:15:22 PDT
Do Not Throw Away Old iPhone. Make your own Head Up Display for your car much less than $ 30. http://www.instructables.com/id/Do-Not-Throw-Away-Old-iPhone-Make-your-own-Head-Up/
Do Not Throw Away Old iPhone. Make your own Head Up Display for your car much less than $ 30. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/GJV7/ICPP1QZM/F8FGJV7ICPP1QZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/GJV7/ICPP1QZM/F8FGJV7ICPP1QZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/GJV7/ICPP1QZM/F8FGJV7ICPP1QZM.SMALL.jpg Sparkguytw Are you worrying about how to handle your old iPhone? Most people give it to children to use it as iPod touch or personal gaming system. Here's a genius application I'm using while I'm driving, I always driving as pilot a plane now.Let me guide you how to make your own head up display.Step 1.Refer t...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 05:37:25 PDT
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
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
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
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
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
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
Cheap and easy to build tire rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Tire-rack/
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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
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
Simple metal fuse holder for a 4x4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-metal-fuse-holder-for-a-4x4/
Simple metal fuse holder for a 4x4 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/4SS6/IB8QCEWL/FU64SS6IB8QCEWL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/4SS6/IB8QCEWL/FU64SS6IB8QCEWL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/4SS6/IB8QCEWL/FU64SS6IB8QCEWL.SMALL.jpg PiratePerfomance My first instructable be nice....I am a fabricator and wiring guy, run my own business in Australia.You can ask me stuff here or on my Facebook page @ Pirateperformance Simple metal fuse holder for a 4x4What we are making today is a simple distribution/fusebox holder for a 4x4.How hard? Moderate, n...
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 00:58:36 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
Solar Car Charger in Dashboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Car-Charger-in-Dashboard/
Solar Car Charger in Dashboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/QKZ0/IB3HN3D9/FMCQKZ0IB3HN3D9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/QKZ0/IB3HN3D9/FMCQKZ0IB3HN3D9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/QKZ0/IB3HN3D9/FMCQKZ0IB3HN3D9.SMALL.jpg vicesat In this tutorial i show you how to install a solar panel in your car like it's made in a house. With this you always have your battery full, this increase your fuel mileage and prevents to your battery drains when you dont use the car.And even you can use the extra energy of the panel to put fans or...
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 13:34:49 PDT
Car Maintenance at Home! http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Maintenance-at-Home/
Car Maintenance at Home! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/Q9YB/IAQMD5NV/FC8Q9YBIAQMD5NV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/Q9YB/IAQMD5NV/FC8Q9YBIAQMD5NV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/Q9YB/IAQMD5NV/FC8Q9YBIAQMD5NV.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby I originally paid mechanics do the majority of basic maintenance tasks on my car until sensors got replaced with old ones, damage was done to my steering rack, money was taken from my secret stash in the car..WHAT THE HELL! Now there are good honest mechanics but I got burned from early and this is ...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 10:26:40 PDT
How to Change a Tire on a Car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-a-Tire-on-a-Car/
How to Change a Tire on a Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/0GML/IAP6VZGH/FRE0GMLIAP6VZGH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/0GML/IAP6VZGH/FRE0GMLIAP6VZGH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/0GML/IAP6VZGH/FRE0GMLIAP6VZGH.SMALL.jpg AdamM19 Have you ever gotten a flat tire? Whether your stuck on the highway or working in your garage, this document gives instructions on how to change a tire on a personal vehicle. This procedure may not be applicable for every type of car. This procedure will work for small to mid sized vehicles, for t...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 06:21:32 PDT
Build a Wooden Car from Old Pallets! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Wooden-Car-from-Old-Pallets/
Build a Wooden Car from Old Pallets! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/6SHJ/IANRXAK2/FXP6SHJIANRXAK2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/6SHJ/IANRXAK2/FXP6SHJIANRXAK2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/6SHJ/IANRXAK2/FXP6SHJIANRXAK2.SMALL.jpg Stratofortress This is a fun project that is not overly time consuming. I am presenting this instructable to hopefully serve as a creative spark for others to build comparable projects.What you'll need:- A pallet, preferably oak or another hardwood- A band saw or scroll saw- A table saw- A miter saw or radial arm ...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 22:43:50 PDT
Inexpensive car ramps http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-car-ramps/
Inexpensive car ramps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/73LY/IACE0UY0/FHN73LYIACE0UY0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/73LY/IACE0UY0/FHN73LYIACE0UY0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/73LY/IACE0UY0/FHN73LYIACE0UY0.SMALL.jpg sourdoughjim I needed to make another set of ramps for changing oil in my car at another location. I thought I would make this process my first instructable. I have a pair of store-bought steel ramps that I hate to use. The ramp angle is steep and they tend to scoot on you. These homemade ramps are easier to...
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Sun, 31 May 2015 07:04:36 PDT
Renew old steel wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/Renew-old-steel-wheels/
Renew old steel wheels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/1LOS/IA595EYO/FUA1LOSIA595EYO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/1LOS/IA595EYO/FUA1LOSIA595EYO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/1LOS/IA595EYO/FUA1LOSIA595EYO.SMALL.jpg shai.rotbard 5 step for being awesome...I painted the wheels a year ago and the paint is still like new :) Lift your car and put it on stands Don't forget to open the screws with power handle before you lift the car. Clean your old nasty wheels I found that sand-paper and terpentine dose the job better tha...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 08:33:54 PDT
How to make car windows tint stickers! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-car-windows-tint-stickers/
How to make car windows tint stickers! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/F2HX/IA5931G8/FFNF2HXIA5931G8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/F2HX/IA5931G8/FFNF2HXIA5931G8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/F2HX/IA5931G8/FFNF2HXIA5931G8.SMALL.jpg shai.rotbard I made a Batman sticker out of a tint tape :) Find a template use any template/logo you want Cut the film Mark the template on the tint paper. Cut the film Cut the film paper gently with a sharp knife. Place the sticker Now that you have a sticker, clean the place you want it to be and ...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 00:52:49 PDT
Model Car Engine Tear Down http://www.instructables.com/id/Model-Car-Engine-Tear-Down/
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Tue, 26 May 2015 10:03:18 PDT
how to change car steering wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-change-car-steering-wheel/
how to change car steering wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/734P/I9WTUQLA/FB1734PI9WTUQLA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/734P/I9WTUQLA/FB1734PI9WTUQLA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/734P/I9WTUQLA/FB1734PI9WTUQLA.SMALL.jpg curiosity entertainment and diy Hey guy.in this video I will be showing you how to safely change a car steering wheel that has an airbag in it. enjoy
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Wed, 20 May 2015 22:47:13 PDT