Instructables: exploring - workshop - car http://www.instructables.com Mon, 4 May 2015 17:17:02 PDT BLOX v1.01 Topping up a car's r134a air conditioning system. http://www.instructables.com/id/Topping-up-a-car-air-conditioning/
Topping up a car's r134a air conditioning system. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/Y1YW/I92LV7WX/FVZY1YWI92LV7WX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/Y1YW/I92LV7WX/FVZY1YWI92LV7WX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/Y1YW/I92LV7WX/FVZY1YWI92LV7WX.SMALL.jpg Mjhobby Yes we all have cars with air conditioning that do not cool as well as they used to. Why? Car air conditioning compressors are not hermetically sealed. They are open type. Fugitive leaks occur on even the best of car compressors over time. Also leaks on mechanical fittings and Schrader valves will c...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 18:01:32 PDT
How to Change Your Engine Oil http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-Your-Engine-Oil-1/
How to Change Your Engine Oil - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/URXS/I8U16AXS/FJLURXSI8U16AXS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/URXS/I8U16AXS/FJLURXSI8U16AXS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/URXS/I8U16AXS/FJLURXSI8U16AXS.SMALL.jpg jgarcia7296 Hello, My name is Jonathan and I will walk you step by step on how to do an oil change. I will be using my vehicle to demonstrate the proper procedure on how to change your engine oil. Know the Vehicle First know the year, make, and model of your vehicle to find out what viscosity of engine oil ...
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:11:08 PDT
How to replace a CV boot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-replace-a-CV-boot/
How to replace a CV boot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/Z2P0/I8R6EZV2/FG0Z2P0I8R6EZV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/Z2P0/I8R6EZV2/FG0Z2P0I8R6EZV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/Z2P0/I8R6EZV2/FG0Z2P0I8R6EZV2.SMALL.jpg Cheezwedge This Instructable will show how to replace a broken CV boot on a front wheel drive vehicle without disassembling it or replacing the entire shaft.This guide is an inexpensive way to repair the boots only, but if the boots have been torn for a while then the axle bearings may be worn out and the enti...
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 20:47:17 PDT
How To Make A Battery Tricycle ? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Battery-Car-/
How To Make A Battery Tricycle ? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/LEST/I8CW02IC/FN8LESTI8CW02IC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/LEST/I8CW02IC/FN8LESTI8CW02IC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/LEST/I8CW02IC/FN8LESTI8CW02IC.SMALL.jpg Gursimran Singh 425 Hey, friends nowadays we see environment full of pollution and dust and in metro cities it is usually caused by industries and vehicles running on petrol,diesel etc. instead of this we can use cycle but again it needs too much effort ! so i thought for a solution as a simple miniature model of car r...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 05:56:00 PDT
Aftermarket car a/c wiring http://www.instructables.com/id/Aftermarket-car-ac-wiring/
Aftermarket car a/c wiring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/XHQU/I81V13F2/FVXXHQUI81V13F2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/XHQU/I81V13F2/FVXXHQUI81V13F2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/XHQU/I81V13F2/FVXXHQUI81V13F2.SMALL.jpg DavidN71 I have a 20-year-old Ford van with 175k miles. I've owned it for 10 years and intend to keep it as long as it runs.But last year the a/c went out [big hole leaking freon somewhere] and I refused to fix it because of the cost and the age of the vehicle.This year I didn't want to sweat it out like las...
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 19:53:51 PDT
Outdoor hot shower .... in the middle of nowhere http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-shower-in-the-middle-of-nowhere/
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 06:45:55 PDT
One Man Brake Bleeder! http://www.instructables.com/id/One-Man-Brake-Bleeder/
One Man Brake Bleeder! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/SHUY/I7VQOM61/FJHSHUYI7VQOM61.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/SHUY/I7VQOM61/FJHSHUYI7VQOM61.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/SHUY/I7VQOM61/FJHSHUYI7VQOM61.SMALL.jpg FrigginWidowMaker How to: Build a one-man brake bleeder!Normally, two people are required to bleed the air from a vehicle's brake system. This instructable shows you how to D.I.Y. with a wet/dry vacuum, using cheap and easily obtainable materials. Maintaining your braking system with this homemade tool is a must as i...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:45:38 PDT
How to wire a Cooling Fan to your car (DIY Electric) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-wire-a-Cooling-Fan-to-your-car-DIY-Electric/
How to wire a Cooling Fan to your car (DIY Electric) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/8VE2/I7SVX0ED/FQ08VE2I7SVX0ED.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/8VE2/I7SVX0ED/FQ08VE2I7SVX0ED.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/8VE2/I7SVX0ED/FQ08VE2I7SVX0ED.SMALL.jpg Skylark64 First off you're gonna need a car. So today we are working on my old 1964 Buick Skylark. Since my engine is not stock (1971 Riviera 455 cubic inch big block the cooling fan previously that was installed is just not enough to cool it down. So we have bought a Ford Taurus 2-speed fan, this fan had rum...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:57:43 PDT
Fix cloudy headlights on your car http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-cloudy-headlights-on-your-car/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 10:49:32 PDT
making a fiberglass air scoop http://www.instructables.com/id/making-a-fiberglass-air-scoop/
making a fiberglass air scoop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/FOWG/I7MXYGBF/F5OFOWGI7MXYGBF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/FOWG/I7MXYGBF/F5OFOWGI7MXYGBF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/FOWG/I7MXYGBF/F5OFOWGI7MXYGBF.SMALL.jpg drosenkranz it all started when I noticed my buggy engine would run a little hot on the highway so I came up with an idea to make a scoop to help force cool air into the cooling shroud. the only reason could come up with as to why it only happened when I was driving was because it was being blocked, kind of li...
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:36:39 PDT
How I installed vinyl on my buggy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-installed-vinyl-on-my-buggy/
How I installed vinyl on my buggy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/QN9P/I7MXY998/F2GQN9PI7MXY998.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/QN9P/I7MXY998/F2GQN9PI7MXY998.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/QN9P/I7MXY998/F2GQN9PI7MXY998.SMALL.jpg drosenkranz it all started because riding without padding on the bars you rest your arm on was uncomfortable. first decide what color vinyl, I chose red and black obviously. now start measuring and planning. I used all measurements for the armrests and upper headrests ... also I installed zippers so that I...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 23:31:02 PDT
My Hurry Rack!! http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Hurry-Rack/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 08:27:15 PDT
Mouse Trap Tractor http://www.instructables.com/id/Mouse-Trap-Tractor-1/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 07:10:41 PDT
mouse trap tractor http://www.instructables.com/id/mouse-trap-tractor/
mouse trap tractor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/RK9K/I7LQJ1IH/F94RK9KI7LQJ1IH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/RK9K/I7LQJ1IH/F94RK9KI7LQJ1IH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/RK9K/I7LQJ1IH/F94RK9KI7LQJ1IH.SMALL.jpg cossette14 Mouse trap cars are a fun activity to help discover new ways of working together in groups and possibly making a new friendship. materials needed metal rod mouse traprivetsrivet gun3 wheels2 rubber bands 2 2 inch pvc tubings 1 4 inch piece of pvc pipetape drillstring of some sortpliershot glue 6 ...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 11:48:08 PDT
How To Build A Mouse Trap Car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-A-Mouse-Trap-Car-1/
How To Build A Mouse Trap Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/NIKO/I7LQICEJ/FCJNIKOI7LQICEJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/NIKO/I7LQICEJ/FCJNIKOI7LQICEJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/NIKO/I7LQICEJ/FCJNIKOI7LQICEJ.SMALL.jpg jgoodman14 Building a mousetrap car can be very difficult, we know because it was hard the first time, but it can be easier with a how-to-do step process. Gather Materials To build this car, you need the proper equipment. You will need the following: • A thin plywood board • A can about 13 cm in diameter...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 08:07:51 PDT
Car part chess set http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-part-chess-set/
Car part chess set - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/22EH/I7ELD1EK/FDS22EHI7ELD1EK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/22EH/I7ELD1EK/FDS22EHI7ELD1EK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/22EH/I7ELD1EK/FDS22EHI7ELD1EK.SMALL.jpg TuftyFall0 This is the chess set i made for my senior project it started out as a bunch of old car parts that had no purpose and was destined to be scraped. So i decided to give them a second chance at life and turned them into a usable furniture decor peace. The whole project is rather bolted or welded togeth...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:14:07 PDT
Disk Brake Pads, Rotor, and Caliper Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Disk-Brake-Pads-Rotor-and-Caliper-Replacement/
Disk Brake Pads, Rotor, and Caliper Replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/ZHRR/I7ELD12U/FXCZHRRI7ELD12U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/ZHRR/I7ELD12U/FXCZHRRI7ELD12U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/ZHRR/I7ELD12U/FXCZHRRI7ELD12U.SMALL.jpg NearSpaceLuke This instructable covers how to replace every component of a disk brake system from the brake hoses down to the wheel axles. The pictures shown are from a Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution IX MR, but the steps and order will be the same for almost every other car. Disk brakes are a very simple system, so ...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 20:59:10 PDT
Repair Manual Window Regulator http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Window-Regulator-Honda-Civic-Toyota-Camry/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 17:19:31 PDT
Wood Ford Model T 1:60 replica http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Ford-Model-T-160-replica/
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 16:33:46 PDT
How to Change a Tire http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-a-Tire-4/
How to Change a Tire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/VQ7J/I6RSGGTJ/F38VQ7JI6RSGGTJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/VQ7J/I6RSGGTJ/F38VQ7JI6RSGGTJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/VQ7J/I6RSGGTJ/F38VQ7JI6RSGGTJ.SMALL.jpg benjaminfischer This instructable will teach the average driver how to change a tire in a road side setting. This will be helpful if you are ever to endure a flat or any other damage to your tire. Before we begin it is important to know that this tutorial is specific to passenger vehicles, larger vehicles will have...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 12:37:49 PST
Spark Plug inserter/Remover Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Spark-Plug-inserterRemover-Tool/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 03:43:45 PST
J-5290 Steering wheel puller from a propane tank http://www.instructables.com/id/J-5290-Steering-wheel-puller/
J-5290 Steering wheel puller from a propane tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/OE5F/I6C2MBH4/FMUOE5FI6C2MBH4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/OE5F/I6C2MBH4/FMUOE5FI6C2MBH4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/OE5F/I6C2MBH4/FMUOE5FI6C2MBH4.SMALL.jpg ikssk Had to pull off steering wheel on a 1958 AMC Rumbler, which requires J-5290 steering wheel puller. Not easy to find, so I had to make one. Found that threads on a propane tank are exactly what I needed to get this started. Materials and tools Here is all the parts you will need.Propane Tank ( EM...
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 18:12:23 PST
How to Gap or Streamline a car to reduce drag and road noise http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Gap-or-Streamline-a-car-to-reduce-drag-and-/
How to Gap or Streamline a car to reduce drag and road noise - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/MYQR/I6C2KSOH/FYCMYQRI6C2KSOH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/MYQR/I6C2KSOH/FYCMYQRI6C2KSOH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/MYQR/I6C2KSOH/FYCMYQRI6C2KSOH.SMALL.jpg BizOfTech The reason few cars can go faster than 200 Miles an hour is wind resistance. This is also the reason that a Jeep Wrangler gets 16 MPG. Reducing the drag on your car can have a pretty significant impact on your fuel economy at highway speed. More than that, the gaps create road noise. One of the bigg...
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 16:12:59 PST
Modding Inexpensive Car Door Hinges Into Expensive Greasable Hinges http://www.instructables.com/id/Modding-Inexpensive-Car-Door-Hinges-Into-Expensive/
Modding Inexpensive Car Door Hinges Into Expensive Greasable Hinges - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/JX6N/I63F01YT/FT8JX6NI63F01YT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/JX6N/I63F01YT/FT8JX6NI63F01YT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/JX6N/I63F01YT/FT8JX6NI63F01YT.SMALL.jpg GTex One problem that is common in older 3rd Gen F-Body GM cars is the door hinges wear after the thousands of open-close cycles that they have seen. The newest of these cars are now 23 years old. The doors sag slightly and become difficult to close. Many hinge repair kits are available, the expensive on...
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 10:20:35 PST
Dashboard Phone Holder (version 1) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dashboard-Phone-Holder/
Dashboard Phone Holder (version 1) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/K3EC/I5J582RP/FHYK3ECI5J582RP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/K3EC/I5J582RP/FHYK3ECI5J582RP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/K3EC/I5J582RP/FHYK3ECI5J582RP.SMALL.jpg TheFrankTurk Note to Small Spaces Contest viewers: The ultimate small space is on your dashboard, and your phone is, for better or worse, the way you stay in contact with your whole life. Having it where you can see it is a critical part of using it at all, and this Instructable helps you get there from here f...
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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 09:19:43 PST
DIY Coolant System Pressure/Leak Tester http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Coolant-System-PressureLeak-Tester/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 09:39:20 PST
Jeep XJ Speaker Cargo Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Jeep-XJ-Speaker-Cargo-Cover/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 04:27:37 PST
GoPro time-lapse rig for dashboard (Lego) http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-time-lapse-rig-for-dashboard-Lego/
GoPro time-lapse rig for dashboard (Lego) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/UB2Z/I5BS5E7Y/F6OUB2ZI5BS5E7Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/UB2Z/I5BS5E7Y/F6OUB2ZI5BS5E7Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/UB2Z/I5BS5E7Y/F6OUB2ZI5BS5E7Y.SMALL.jpg Coin of Gold Ever wanted to capture the journey to your vacation? Well, now you can! This rig for the GoPro allows you to complete that family road trip montage by making a time-lapse of the journey. Made out of Lego, this is a simple rig to hold your GoPro in place while driving down the road. This was origi...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 15:13:59 PST
solar and wind power car(reach to 70 km with satellite remote http://www.instructables.com/id/solar-and-wind-power-carreach-to-70-km-with-satell/
solar and wind power car(reach to 70 km with satellite remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/SHBF/I5BAUQSN/FB0SHBFI5BAUQSN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/SHBF/I5BAUQSN/FB0SHBFI5BAUQSN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/SHBF/I5BAUQSN/FB0SHBFI5BAUQSN.SMALL.jpg Abdullah CH it is unbelievable Solar first take solar panel (12 v ) Satellite remote IT help to control car from miles with vedio Turbines we would buy three 2.5 v turbines that will generate power to help car for reaching at 70 km per hour IT can give energy back to us In summer :12 v are given...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 12:00:36 PST
Cheap Drill Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Drill-Conversion/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 17:25:15 PST
Portable Cardboard Race Track http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Cardboard-Race-Track/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 23:32:37 PST
rubber band power car http://www.instructables.com/id/rubber-band-power-car/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 20:00:44 PST
Simple Removable car sun shade http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Removable-car-sun-shade/
Simple Removable car sun shade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/LX5Q/I4VQIQIS/F74LX5QI4VQIQIS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/LX5Q/I4VQIQIS/F74LX5QI4VQIQIS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/LX5Q/I4VQIQIS/F74LX5QI4VQIQIS.SMALL.jpg MJBukeiRRR A simple and easy way to protect yourself and your children from the sun heat in long trips Prepare the window shapes take an A3 papers and push them towards your car windows to have the shape of them Cutting cut them in the shape of the car windows Double them now take more papers and draw...
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 02:56:05 PST
DIY designer plywood swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-swing/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 09:25:02 PST
The "Tinfoil Asteroid" Motor Enclosure http://www.instructables.com/id/Love-Inertia-and-the-Pursuit-of-the-Perfect-Stance/
The "Tinfoil Asteroid" Motor Enclosure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/HASX/I6C2KBST/FJ6HASXI6C2KBST.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/HASX/I6C2KBST/FJ6HASXI6C2KBST.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/HASX/I6C2KBST/FJ6HASXI6C2KBST.SMALL.jpg Shawn HibmaCronan This Instructable will give you an inside look at a central feature of an elaborate ongoing vehicle transformation entitled "Love, Inertia, and the Pursuit of the Perfect Stance." During my time as an artist-in-residence in the Pier 9 Workshop, I used their incredible digital fabrication machines, 3...
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 10:07:57 PST
DIY - Seatbelt cleaning http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Seatbelt-cleaning/
DIY - Seatbelt cleaning - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/TRRL/I45HO43V/FS5TRRLI45HO43V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/TRRL/I45HO43V/FS5TRRLI45HO43V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/TRRL/I45HO43V/FS5TRRLI45HO43V.SMALL.jpg tHeKiNg911 This panel slides up to be removed. Remove this 14mm bolt. It is on there pretty strong. Make sure you have the right tools. A 1/2'' will do but needs some force. Remove the side rubbers along the edge of the doors, front and rear. Also, the step with the LEXUS along it. You do that in ord...
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 00:48:46 PST
Heating car mirrors http://www.instructables.com/id/Heating-car-mirrors/
Heating car mirrors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/7MEC/I3TIFRQH/F4J7MECI3TIFRQH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/7MEC/I3TIFRQH/F4J7MECI3TIFRQH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/7MEC/I3TIFRQH/F4J7MECI3TIFRQH.SMALL.jpg rchanter I was travelling home from work in the dark and someone coming the other way clipped my door mirror needing to replace the glass it was time to add something to make the cold English mornings easier to handle.I have left out the details on the car as this could be used on many different cars.If you ...
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 00:32:13 PST
Caraoke http://www.instructables.com/id/Caraoke/
Caraoke - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/QYOY/I3PK2RDR/FKCQYOYI3PK2RDR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/QYOY/I3PK2RDR/FKCQYOYI3PK2RDR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/QYOY/I3PK2RDR/FKCQYOYI3PK2RDR.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Let's be honest with each other, we all love singing in the car. Sometimes it's tough to sing along when you don't know all the words, which is why you need a car karaoke system - the caraoke!With the windows rolled down you can share your amazing singing voice with everyone you pass.You as the dri...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:13:27 PST
Handheld Car Wash http://www.instructables.com/id/Handheld-Car-Wash/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:38:49 PST
Make your Scooter/ Motorcycle Headlight Brighter by 80% http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-Scooter-Motorcycle-Headlight-Brighter-by/
Make your Scooter/ Motorcycle Headlight Brighter by 80% - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/H2XX/I3KBY9NV/FMWH2XXI3KBY9NV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/H2XX/I3KBY9NV/FMWH2XXI3KBY9NV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/H2XX/I3KBY9NV/FMWH2XXI3KBY9NV.SMALL.jpg bhvm I have this Lil' Scooter named Honda Activa.And like most other 2 wheelers, It has so called "Headlights" that are dim as candles.Stay with me and you'll learn how its easy to make them very bright and for not much. The culprit Most of the people might be thinking that the weak link for poor illu...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 20:48:16 PST
Auto Door Jiggler http://www.instructables.com/id/Auto-Door-Jiggler/
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 14:07:19 PST
Windshield wiper assembly repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Windshield-wiper-assembly-repair/
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 12:12:14 PST
Landing Strip Light System http://www.instructables.com/id/Landing-Strip-Light-System/
Landing Strip Light System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/Q4RH/I3AK9V3V/F4XQ4RHI3AK9V3V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/Q4RH/I3AK9V3V/F4XQ4RHI3AK9V3V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/Q4RH/I3AK9V3V/F4XQ4RHI3AK9V3V.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 If you've ever had the pleasure of navigating a large vehicle into a small space, you may understand how difficult it can be occasionally. Signalling proper entry with a dangling tennis ball or floor bumper might do the trick, but what if you want more? With your very own landing strip lighting syst...
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 14:51:11 PST
Christmas themed tablet fireplace in your car http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-themed-tablet-fireplace-in-your-car/
Christmas themed tablet fireplace in your car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/80OR/I36LFD3O/FWF80ORI36LFD3O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/80OR/I36LFD3O/FWF80ORI36LFD3O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/80OR/I36LFD3O/FWF80ORI36LFD3O.SMALL.jpg alpinedelta I installed a Google Nexus 7 tablet into my 2001 Audi A4 and decided to spruce it up for the holidays! Using a little tape and construction paper, anyone with a dash installed tablet can run a fireplace app and keep cozy on the road. Check out the video!http://youtu.be/M-Zr3q3jQgE
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 09:47:15 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
Timer for Automotive Battery Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Timer-for-Automotive-Battery-Charger/
Timer for Automotive Battery Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/8IC7/I2G1G91K/FY48IC7I2G1G91K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/8IC7/I2G1G91K/FY48IC7I2G1G91K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/8IC7/I2G1G91K/FY48IC7I2G1G91K.SMALL.jpg JRV31 This instructable uses an Arduino to control an automotive battery trickle charger.The charger will come on for 1/2 hour every three days.Your battery will stay charged when you store your car or motorcycle over the long winter. Timer for Automotive Battery Charger If you store a car or motorcycl...
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 11:15:06 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
Easy Lap Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Lap-Desk/
Easy Lap Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/FQOR/I21RB8GS/FQIFQORI21RB8GS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/FQOR/I21RB8GS/FQIFQORI21RB8GS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/FQOR/I21RB8GS/FQIFQORI21RB8GS.SMALL.jpg autsmith Ever been in the back seat or even passenger seat trying to do homework, paperwork, or even just eat? With no flat surface to complete these tasks you are forced to wait until you have reached your destination. Well I have the solution for you! It even includes storage compartments, and a compact de...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 16:14:00 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