Instructables: exploring - cars - cars http://www.instructables.com Sun, 24 May 2015 23:11:45 PDT BLOX v1.01 Install Nissan 370Z LED Rear Fog Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Nissan-370Z-LED-Rear-Fog-Light/
Install Nissan 370Z LED Rear Fog Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/U0SG/I9PH2CE3/F55U0SGI9PH2CE3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/U0SG/I9PH2CE3/F55U0SGI9PH2CE3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/U0SG/I9PH2CE3/F55U0SGI9PH2CE3.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy Nissan 370Z is super popular in the JDM world and you probably have seen a ton of these cars on the road. Because of this, there are tons of aftermarket accessories you can buy for your Nissan 370Z, like this rear LED fog light from Amazon. This is a detailed installation guide to show you how to in...
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Fri, 15 May 2015 12:49:59 PDT
Install LED License Plate Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-LED-License-Plate-Light/
Install LED License Plate Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/SASP/I9PH19ZN/FG1SASPI9PH19ZN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/SASP/I9PH19ZN/FG1SASPI9PH19ZN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/SASP/I9PH19ZN/FG1SASPI9PH19ZN.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy Halogen license plate bulbs are dim and quite unsightly looking. Many people choose to swap out their halogen lights for LED to get that new, crisp glow. Upgrading to LED is actually very simple and you can get tons of LED license plate bulbs on Amazon with the simple click of a button. Lots of peop...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 12:16:10 PDT
KOZMO - cool, small sportscar http://www.instructables.com/id/KOZMO-cool-small-sportscar/
KOZMO - cool, small sportscar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/ZEHR/I9CLYW61/FZ7ZEHRI9CLYW61.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/ZEHR/I9CLYW61/FZ7ZEHRI9CLYW61.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/ZEHR/I9CLYW61/FZ7ZEHRI9CLYW61.SMALL.jpg tomasz.ferdek Hello, I’m presenting you the history of kit-car’s construction performed entirely according to my own project. More photos, information and the continuously updated construction journal are available on my website www.kozmo.pl/en.The project is being executed in Poland. It was created thanks to the...
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Wed, 6 May 2015 15:00:28 PDT
Install Bumper Quick Release Fasteners http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Bumper-Quick-Release-Fasteners/
Install Bumper Quick Release Fasteners - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/RIF5/I9E1DK2R/F2ARIF5I9E1DK2R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/RIF5/I9E1DK2R/F2ARIF5I9E1DK2R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/RIF5/I9E1DK2R/F2ARIF5I9E1DK2R.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy Quick Release Fasteners are great for people who need to remove and reinstall their bumpers quickly and efficiently. They're great for front and rear bumpers to give it that JDM look as well. You can find a set of Quick Release Fasteners on Amazon with tons of different colors to choose from. Here a...
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Tue, 5 May 2015 10:50:23 PDT
How to Fit a 1156 LED Bulb Into a 7507 Housing http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fit-a-1156-LED-Bulb-Into-a-7507-Housing/
How to Fit a 1156 LED Bulb Into a 7507 Housing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/RZHJ/I8CW4TB0/FW9RZHJI8CW4TB0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/RZHJ/I8CW4TB0/FW9RZHJI8CW4TB0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/RZHJ/I8CW4TB0/FW9RZHJI8CW4TB0.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy How to fit a 1156 LED bulb into a 7507 housing and vice versa. You may notice that the 1156 and 7507 bulbs have tabs on the base that do not exactly match. The 1156's tabs are 180 degrees while the 7507 tabs are 150 degrees. These two bulbs may not seem compatible, but there is a very simple modifi...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 15:41:33 PDT
Install Lexus IS LED Rear Bumper Reflector http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Lexus-IS-LED-Rear-Bumper-Reflector/
Install Lexus IS LED Rear Bumper Reflector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/526M/I85QO8HT/FY5526MI85QO8HT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/526M/I85QO8HT/FY5526MI85QO8HT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/526M/I85QO8HT/FY5526MI85QO8HT.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy With the new Lexus IS redesign, there are some pretty neat add-ons that you could install on your 2014-up IS that would definitely upgrade the car. Of course, this famous Japanese car is already luxurious enough, but some new Lexus IS LED rear bumper reflectors would really bring the car up to a who...
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 11:26:42 PDT
How To Install HID Conversion Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-HID-Conversion-Kit-1/
How To Install HID Conversion Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/BT62/I800XPIL/FX2BT62I800XPIL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/BT62/I800XPIL/FX2BT62I800XPIL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/BT62/I800XPIL/FX2BT62I800XPIL.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy Many newer cars nowadays come with HID headlights as standard or as an added option. HID headlights give you more visibility so it makes driving at night much safer. If your car doesn't come standard with HID headlights, you can always get an HID Conversion Kit from online marketplaces like Amazon t...
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 12:50:59 PDT
HID Conversion Kit Buying Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/HID-Conversion-Kit-Buying-Guide/
HID Conversion Kit Buying Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/JXE0/I7VQTPPY/FE5JXE0I7VQTPPY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/JXE0/I7VQTPPY/FE5JXE0I7VQTPPY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/JXE0/I7VQTPPY/FE5JXE0I7VQTPPY.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy When you're driving at night, you've probably noticed that most cars have halogen yellow headlights, but there are a few that have these gorgeous xenon white HID headlights. HID headlights are synonymous with luxury, but not every car comes standard with HID headlights. Fortunately, you can install ...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 11:52:06 PDT
Install Ford Fusion LED Daytime Running Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Ford-Fusion-LED-Daytime-Running-Lights/
Install Ford Fusion LED Daytime Running Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/053H/I7CCGJ5P/FJU053HI7CCGJ5P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/053H/I7CCGJ5P/FJU053HI7CCGJ5P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/053H/I7CCGJ5P/FJU053HI7CCGJ5P.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy These Ford Fusion LED daytime running lights replace the stock fog lights and has a classy piano black glossy finish to complete the car. This set of LED DRL works for both models of Ford Fusion with or without OEM fog lamps. There is no modification required and greatly improves the look. Remo...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 10:23:41 PDT
Install Mazda 3 LED Daytime Running Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Mazda-3-LED-Daytime-Running-Lights/
Install Mazda 3 LED Daytime Running Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/EBME/I7CCGWFA/F29EBMEI7CCGWFA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/EBME/I7CCGWFA/F29EBMEI7CCGWFA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/EBME/I7CCGWFA/F29EBMEI7CCGWFA.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy The Mazda 3 (Axela) is known to be a sporty sedan that has quite a large following all over the world. There are tons of upgrades for it, including a new set of Mazda 3 Direct Fit LED Daytime Running Lights. This LED assembly replaces the fog light bezel to give you a whole new flashy look. Use...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 12:17:58 PDT
Car Bumper Quick Release Fasteners Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Bumper-Quick-Release-Fasteners-Installation/
Car Bumper Quick Release Fasteners Installation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/SSPG/I78VSXWJ/F3QSSPGI78VSXWJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/SSPG/I78VSXWJ/F3QSSPGI78VSXWJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/SSPG/I78VSXWJ/F3QSSPGI78VSXWJ.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy Need to attach and detach your bumper quickly? Quick release fasteners are great for front bumpers, rear bumpers, and hatch lids that need to be frequently removed. They are perfect for people who go to the pits often and are not difficult to install. This is a permanent modification, so you will...
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 11:38:59 PDT
Lexus IS 250 LED Interior Package Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Lexus-IS-250-LED-Interior-Package-Installation/
Lexus IS 250 LED Interior Package Installation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/DNGJ/I6HSL64S/FN2DNGJI6HSL64S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/DNGJ/I6HSL64S/FN2DNGJI6HSL64S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/DNGJ/I6HSL64S/FN2DNGJI6HSL64S.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy If you were thinking of upgrading your car's interior to LED, but wasn't sure where to start, you've definitely come to the right place. With these pre-configured LED interior packages, you don't have to do any research but can still get all the correct LED bulbs. Choose from over 300 LED interior p...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 05:48:40 PST
How to Convert High Beam DRL to LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Convert-High-Beam-DRL-to-LED-Lights/
How to Convert High Beam DRL to LED Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/XRHH/I6HSK88R/FK7XRHHI6HSK88R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/XRHH/I6HSK88R/FK7XRHHI6HSK88R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/XRHH/I6HSK88R/FK7XRHHI6HSK88R.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy A lot of automakers such as Acura/Honda, Lexus/Toyota/Scion, Dodge/Chrysler, Mazda, and Subaru choose to use the high beam function as daytime running lights, meaning that the same high beam bulb lights up dimly during the day as it only receives about a 6-9V input. This configuration causes the day...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 12:58:39 PST
Install Front Bumper Tow Hook Mounting Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Front-Bumper-Tow-Hook-Mounting-Adapter/
Install Front Bumper Tow Hook Mounting Adapter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/8AFW/I6AVNSLL/FGZ8AFWI6AVNSLL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/8AFW/I6AVNSLL/FGZ8AFWI6AVNSLL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/8AFW/I6AVNSLL/FGZ8AFWI6AVNSLL.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy You can directly bolt on this license plate tow hook bracket adapter onto your vehicle's front bumper tow hole to mount this license plate mount. There is absolutely no drilling or bumper removing so you don't risk damaging the front bumper. Some people hate having a front license plate, but don't w...
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 13:20:55 PST
Installation guide for Magneti Marelli module on Fiat Freemont 170 CV AWD http://www.instructables.com/id/Installation-guide-for-Magnati-Marelli-module-on-F/
Installation guide for Magneti Marelli module on Fiat Freemont 170 CV AWD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/1XBF/I5MZ02D4/F821XBFI5MZ02D4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/1XBF/I5MZ02D4/F821XBFI5MZ02D4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/1XBF/I5MZ02D4/F821XBFI5MZ02D4.SMALL.jpg fatmansat For installation remove the engine cover and search the connector to disconnect.Unpack the cables. Prepare the module Connect the main connector to the additional module.To prevent any water infiltration isolate the connector. Place the module on the left front wheel arches. Search the original...
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 15:19:21 PST
LEDayFLEX LED Daytime Running Lights Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/LEDayFLEX-LED-Daytime-Running-Lights-Installation/
LEDayFLEX LED Daytime Running Lights Installation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/MPEM/I5P7JMSA/F31MPEMI5P7JMSA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/MPEM/I5P7JMSA/F31MPEMI5P7JMSA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/MPEM/I5P7JMSA/F31MPEMI5P7JMSA.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy This guide is to demonstrate how to install the LEDayFLEX style LED daytime running lights with the free shape. This allows you to be as creative as you want since you can design how you want your LED daytime running lamps to look. You will have to do a bit of drilling, but that's nothing to worry a...
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 10:30:22 PST
Install Mercedes Benz LED Illuminated Grille Emblem http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Mercedes-Benz-LED-Illuminated-Grille-Emble/
Install Mercedes Benz LED Illuminated Grille Emblem - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/T0VY/I5P7KAIV/F8GT0VYI5P7KAIV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/T0VY/I5P7KAIV/F8GT0VYI5P7KAIV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/T0VY/I5P7KAIV/F8GT0VYI5P7KAIV.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy This guide shows you how to install the LED illuminated base for the Mercedes Benz grille emblem. This LED base works perfectly with the OEM Mercedes Benz grille emblem for a sleek, new look. All you need is a tiny bit of modification for a classy, factory look. Remove the factory Mercedes Benz...
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 12:11:45 PST
Honda FIT LED Rear Pillar Lights Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Honda-FIT-LED-Rear-Pillar-Lights-Installation/
Honda FIT LED Rear Pillar Lights Installation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/05XP/I4ZHM9U3/FQQ05XPI4ZHM9U3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/05XP/I4ZHM9U3/FQQ05XPI4ZHM9U3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/05XP/I4ZHM9U3/FQQ05XPI4ZHM9U3.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy The Honda Fit exploded into the car world as an affordable, reliable, and eco-friendly vehicle that quickly made its name in the industry. The only one issue that people have commented on is that the car has so much back-end with hardly any lights! However, once you remove those useless rear side pi...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 12:24:56 PST
Mazda3 Switchback LED Daytime Running Lamps Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Mazda3-Switchback-LED-Daytime-Running-Lamps-Instal/
Mazda3 Switchback LED Daytime Running Lamps Installation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/ZDS1/I4PHJPSJ/F9AZDS1I4PHJPSJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/ZDS1/I4PHJPSJ/F9AZDS1I4PHJPSJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/ZDS1/I4PHJPSJ/F9AZDS1I4PHJPSJ.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy Here we have the super reliable Mazda 3 with a set of brand new OEM Fit Switchback LED Daytime Running Lights Turn Signal Lights to spice up its digs! Who would have guessed that installation is actually a piece of cake when it comes to looking this good? This set of LED DRL and turn signal lights ...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 07:54:31 PST
How To Install Ford Focus LED Daytime Running Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-Ford-Focus-LED-Daytime-Running-Ligh/
How To Install Ford Focus LED Daytime Running Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/8LPA/I49RSA7E/FXZ8LPAI49RSA7E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/8LPA/I49RSA7E/FXZ8LPAI49RSA7E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/8LPA/I49RSA7E/FXZ8LPAI49RSA7E.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy Seems like many cars nowadays are getting the OEM fit LED daytime running light treatment, where a simple installation gives the car an OEM look without having to pay the expensive factory sticker price. These OEM style LED daytime running lamps for the Ford Focus give the car a crisp, clean look an...
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Mon, 29 Dec 2014 09:58:12 PST
How to Do BMW OBDII Drive Cycle For Smog Check http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Do-BMW-OBDII-Drive-Cycle-For-Smog-Check/
How to Do BMW OBDII Drive Cycle For Smog Check - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/LBJN/I49RRICF/FISLBJNI49RRICF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/LBJN/I49RRICF/FISLBJNI49RRICF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/LBJN/I49RRICF/FISLBJNI49RRICF.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy Why do I need to do a drive cycle? If you have recently changed the battery on your BMW or done a major repair for the engine or emission system, the on board computer has mostly been reset. This makes the car not ready for a smog check. In order for your car to pass the smog check, you need to do a...
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 13:46:15 PST
Clean your headlights! http://www.instructables.com/id/Clean-your-headlights/
Clean your headlights! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/1L4T/I3VI20YB/F1X1L4TI3VI20YB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/1L4T/I3VI20YB/F1X1L4TI3VI20YB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/1L4T/I3VI20YB/F1X1L4TI3VI20YB.SMALL.jpg rkm88 I saw some Instructables about cleaning headlights with baking soda. However, I never remembered while I was at home, so I decided to try something else at the shop. The hand cleaner I use works fantastic at getting just about anything out of your hands so I figured I would give it a try on my hea...
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 08:13:02 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
How To Install LED Roof Cab Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-LED-Roof-Cab-Lights/
How To Install LED Roof Cab Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/LFVH/I1B63Q26/FABLFVHI1B63Q26.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/LFVH/I1B63Q26/FABLFVHI1B63Q26.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/LFVH/I1B63Q26/FABLFVHI1B63Q26.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy LED Roof Cab Lights are highly versatile and extremely customizable, making it pretty functional to install on practically any truck, SUV, or RV. It doesn't matter if your vehicle doesn't come with roof cab lights because you'll be drilling holes to install this product anyway. This product comes wi...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:41:03 PDT
Repair Car Front Brakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Car-Front-Brakes/
Repair Car Front Brakes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/2TXO/I0TVHWPW/FO42TXOI0TVHWPW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/2TXO/I0TVHWPW/FO42TXOI0TVHWPW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/2TXO/I0TVHWPW/FO42TXOI0TVHWPW.SMALL.jpg jverney Hello and welcome to my Instructable on how to repair your front brakes even better than some mechanical workshops!Throughout the steps I'll show you how to not only replace your brake pads but measure and recondition your brake rotors for optimal performance and efficiency! Removing the brake pa...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 01:17:16 PDT
How To Install LED Reverse Lights on Kia Optima http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-LED-Reverse-Lights-on-Kia-Optima/
How To Install LED Reverse Lights on Kia Optima - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/JCEO/I0TE7UQY/FYBJCEOI0TE7UQY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/JCEO/I0TE7UQY/FYBJCEOI0TE7UQY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/JCEO/I0TE7UQY/FYBJCEOI0TE7UQY.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy No one can doubt that reverse lights are an important aspect of any car. They are a necessary safety feature to prevent accidents, but you don't have to stick with stock backup lights if you don't want to. The Kia Optima is a very versatile car, in that there are tons of aftermarket add-ons you can ...
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 10:38:06 PDT
Quick Custom Shifter Knob for Vehicle http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Custom-Shifter-Knobs/
Quick Custom Shifter Knob for Vehicle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/OGY5/I0HYP2AN/FYPOGY5I0HYP2AN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/OGY5/I0HYP2AN/FYPOGY5I0HYP2AN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/OGY5/I0HYP2AN/FYPOGY5I0HYP2AN.SMALL.jpg ABCass1 This is an idea I came to me when I got my little Tacoma. I am a huge fisherman and I like to deck my truck out with multiple piece of fish. So one day it came to me, I wanted a custom shifter knob without taking the original stock shifter off. Thus, Hitch ball covering! EASY, fit on, take off, swit...
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 13:29:53 PDT
How to Perform Basic Car Maintenance http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Perform-Basic-Car-Maintenance/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 12:45:05 PDT
DIY AC/Heater Panel Control Knobs http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-ACHeater-Panel-Control-Knobs/
DIY AC/Heater Panel Control Knobs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/CRR4/I0FFE201/F09CRR4I0FFE201.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/CRR4/I0FFE201/F09CRR4I0FFE201.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/CRR4/I0FFE201/F09CRR4I0FFE201.SMALL.jpg herklex This is the AC/heater control panel on my 1997 Jeep Wrangler. You may notice the knobs on the slide controls are missing.I noticed the knobs were gone when I bought the Jeep, but I thought for sure there would be some place to buy cheap replacements…WRONG. I searched all over ebay, aftermarket part...
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 07:00:17 PDT
ALL KINDS OF TABS,MOBILES CHARGING HUB FOR CARS http://www.instructables.com/id/ALL-KINDS-OF-TABSMOBILES-CHARGING-HUB-FOR-CARS/
ALL KINDS OF TABS,MOBILES CHARGING HUB FOR CARS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/W2C3/I0Q1Q4BH/FIKW2C3I0Q1Q4BH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/W2C3/I0Q1Q4BH/FIKW2C3I0Q1Q4BH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/W2C3/I0Q1Q4BH/FIKW2C3I0Q1Q4BH.SMALL.jpg jarral WHENEVER YOU TRAVEL OUT YOU NEED A CHARGER AND A CHARGING PORT ,TODAY I WILL TEACH YOU HOW TO MAKE A CHARGING HUB FOR THE CAR. THINGS PROVIDED FOR THE PROJECT :-1. MOTHER BOARD MODEL NOS - XY03602. USB PORTS (4) 3. SOLDERING IRON4. WIRE FIRST TAKE A USB PORT AND SOLDER IT TO THE BORD WHERE...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 07:46:46 PDT
Changing Car Brakes! A Beginner Guide! http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-Car-Brakes-A-Beginner-Guide/
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 18:44:51 PDT
How to Install LED Under Side Mirror Puddle Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-LED-Under-Side-Mirror-Puddle-Lights/
How to Install LED Under Side Mirror Puddle Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/44XI/I101A3TS/F0V44XII101A3TS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/44XI/I101A3TS/F0V44XII101A3TS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/44XI/I101A3TS/F0V44XII101A3TS.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy A neat little upgrade that drivers don't always have in mind is a new side mirror puddle light. These lights illuminate the ground underneath your car with a nice glow so investing in a set of LED Side Mirror Puddle Lights is a great, hassle-free idea. Installation does not involve anything complica...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 11:14:42 PDT
Install PWY24W LED Turn Signal Bulb on Volkswagen http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-PWY24W-LED-Turn-Signal-Bulb-on-Volkswagen/
Install PWY24W LED Turn Signal Bulb on Volkswagen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/OS8G/HYVDQWHN/FNQOS8GHYVDQWHN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/OS8G/HYVDQWHN/FNQOS8GHYVDQWHN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/OS8G/HYVDQWHN/FNQOS8GHYVDQWHN.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy The CAN-bus error free LED turn signal bulbs come in xenon white or amber yellow and replace the stock PWY24W/PW24W incandescent bulbs. These PWY24W LED turn signal bulbs gives your car a whole new clear look with much brighter and sharper lighting. They have a much faster response time than stock b...
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 16:41:17 PDT
Car keys buttons replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-keys-buttons-replacement/
Car keys buttons replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/SZEB/HY8IP453/F2LSZEBHY8IP453.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/SZEB/HY8IP453/F2LSZEBHY8IP453.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/SZEB/HY8IP453/F2LSZEBHY8IP453.SMALL.jpg customrobo Since the buttons of the car keys have broken and the ones I did as substitution were not comfortable I decided to try to make new ones better and more functional. Materials and tools To realize them you don't need much, just get or buy the oyumaru (it's the ideal material to create molds of thin...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:40:09 PDT
How to Install LED Daytime Running Lights on Ford Fusion http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-LED-Daytime-Running-Lights-on-Ford-/
How to Install LED Daytime Running Lights on Ford Fusion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/H8BP/HX1WJF1E/FSRH8BPHX1WJF1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/H8BP/HX1WJF1E/FSRH8BPHX1WJF1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/H8BP/HX1WJF1E/FSRH8BPHX1WJF1E.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy This set of xenon white 16-LED high power LED daytime running lights for the newer 2013-up Ford Fusion (aka Ford Mondeo) that gives your car a whole new look by replacing the original fog lamp bezel or the lower bumper grille cover. It's great for both models of the Ford Fusion with or without the O...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 10:02:48 PDT
How To Troubleshoot HID Conversion Kit Not Lighting Up http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-an-Adapter-for-a-HID-Conversion-Kit/
How To Troubleshoot HID Conversion Kit Not Lighting Up - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F7M/W97C/HW1MAV3X/F7MW97CHW1MAV3X.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F7M/W97C/HW1MAV3X/F7MW97CHW1MAV3X.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F7M/W97C/HW1MAV3X/F7MW97CHW1MAV3X.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy When you install an adapter for a HID Conversion Kit, you may encounter the frustration of it not lighting up. Here are a few troubleshoots that you can try to get the LED bulbs to light up after installing the adapter. The issue here is actually a textbook issue that people sometimes encounter so t...
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 09:33:40 PDT
How to Downshift http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Downshift/
How to Downshift - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/2GMC/HVS15CDV/FUM2GMCHVS15CDV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/2GMC/HVS15CDV/FUM2GMCHVS15CDV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/2GMC/HVS15CDV/FUM2GMCHVS15CDV.SMALL.jpg Eman817 Downshifting is a skill that will benefit you if used correctly. First thing you need to know is how to drive a manual transmission. Downshifting can actually be good for your transmission and can make your clutch last longer. Every car has a powerband which is usually between 4,000 and 6,000 rpm...
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Thu, 29 May 2014 15:54:08 PDT
How to Convert BMW 3 Series Sedan Halogen Headlight Stock Angel Eyes to LED http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Convert-BMW-3-Series-Sedan-Halogen-Headligh/
How to Convert BMW 3 Series Sedan Halogen Headlight Stock Angel Eyes to LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/L190/HVGXS8L4/FJIL190HVGXS8L4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/L190/HVGXS8L4/FJIL190HVGXS8L4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/L190/HVGXS8L4/FJIL190HVGXS8L4.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy If you have the basic trim of 2009-2001 BMW E90 3-Series sedan, you probably hate your stock dull and yellowish angel eyes a lot. Not only do you hate it, but you also cannot do anything about it because there is no such product available on the market to convert it to LED. Well, in this guide, w...
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Thu, 22 May 2014 12:08:03 PDT
How to Install Load Resistors for LED Turn Signal Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-Load-Resistors-for-LED-Turn-Signal-/
How to Install Load Resistors for LED Turn Signal Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/NQVW/HVFL6P7X/F7GNQVWHVFL6P7X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/NQVW/HVFL6P7X/F7GNQVWHVFL6P7X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/NQVW/HVFL6P7X/F7GNQVWHVFL6P7X.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy Why are installing load resistors necessary for LED turn signal lights? If you don't install load resistors (also known as equalizers) with LED turn signal bulbs, you will experience the notorious hyper flash issue. Hyper flash is exactly what it sounds like, where the turn signal light flashes rapi...
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Tue, 20 May 2014 14:54:24 PDT
Restoring Tired Tires and Rims for any Car Owner http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-Tired-Tires-and-Rims-for-any-Car-Owner/
Restoring Tired Tires and Rims for any Car Owner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/O9QN/HV3Q2EE7/FHEO9QNHV3Q2EE7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/O9QN/HV3Q2EE7/FHEO9QNHV3Q2EE7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/O9QN/HV3Q2EE7/FHEO9QNHV3Q2EE7.SMALL.jpg mcaryl Restoring Tired Tires and Rims for any Car OwnerDifficulty Level – Beginner, Estimated Time – 90 to 120 MinutesIf your car has rims and you have owned it for some years, chances are there is a coating of rust on them, which can be removed easily. As a car enthusiast, and an owner of a few older cars...
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Mon, 12 May 2014 10:35:44 PDT
How to Make a Go-Kart http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Go-Kart/
How to Make a Go-Kart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/WE87/HUB89IM4/FI4WE87HUB89IM4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/WE87/HUB89IM4/FI4WE87HUB89IM4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/WE87/HUB89IM4/FI4WE87HUB89IM4.SMALL.jpg thegokartguy Design The first thing you need to do, is make a design. You have to design everything for it to work out in the end. First is to design the frame. How big is it going to be, how wide? Draw it on a sheet of copy paper first and think of how long you want it. Figure out all of the dimensions and ...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:10:33 PDT
Easy Installation Guide: Volkswagen LED Interior Light Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Installation-Guide-Volkswagen-LED-Interior-Li/
Easy Installation Guide: Volkswagen LED Interior Light Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/85G8/HTZY55HJ/FWZ85G8HTZY55HJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/85G8/HTZY55HJ/FWZ85G8HTZY55HJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/85G8/HTZY55HJ/FWZ85G8HTZY55HJ.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy This installation guide shows you how to replace the stock interior lighting in your Volkswagen with a new LED exact fit interior light package. This LED package is compatible with the 2012+ Passat, 2008+ CC, 2009+ Golf or GTi. The installation is very simple and would be a great addition to your ...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:43:57 PDT
Nifty Xenon White Vanity Light Upgrade for BMW http://www.instructables.com/id/Nifty-Xenon-White-Vanity-Light-Upgrade-for-BMW/
Nifty Xenon White Vanity Light Upgrade for BMW - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/A0WC/HTVDZN0H/F3JA0WCHTVDZN0H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/A0WC/HTVDZN0H/F3JA0WCHTVDZN0H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/A0WC/HTVDZN0H/F3JA0WCHTVDZN0H.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy This guide illustrates how to convert BMW stock vanity light to a new one. This LED is compatible with 2013+ BMW F30 3 Series, 2014+ BMW F35 4 Series, 2014+ BMW F15 X5. Installation is very easy and straightforward. Some people don’t like the stock warm white so they opt to change the LED into a b...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:03:04 PDT
LED Daytime Running Lights Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Daytime-Running-Lights-Installation/
LED Daytime Running Lights Installation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/6018/HTS5D8U2/FEY6018HTS5D8U2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/6018/HTS5D8U2/FEY6018HTS5D8U2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/6018/HTS5D8U2/FEY6018HTS5D8U2.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy Daytime Running Lights, also known as DRL, are devices in front of a vehicle that switch on whenever a vehicle is moving forward. These LED lights are universal fit so they can fit any vehicle. LED lights create a uniform projection that that ensures maximum output and visibility, making LEDs highly...
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 17:31:29 PDT
S10 Blazer Upgrades Part 1 - Rims http://www.instructables.com/id/S10-Blazer-Upgrades-Part-1-Rims/
S10 Blazer Upgrades Part 1 - Rims - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/H5FH/HO23776R/FMMH5FHHO23776R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/H5FH/HO23776R/FMMH5FHHO23776R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/H5FH/HO23776R/FMMH5FHHO23776R.SMALL.jpg MikeMosher Doing some improvements on my trusty old little blazer. First step painting my corroded aluminum rims. Some of this work was done at Techshop. http://www.techshop.ws/ Taking Off The Tires and Rims While doing the ball joints on my truck, I decided to paint my rims, the first step was removing the...
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 09:28:49 PDT
Exhaust Flame Thrower Kit For Car or Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Exhaust-Flame-Thrower-Kit-For-Car-or-Bike/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/Y5H0/HPN4LC9O/FGCY5H0HPN4LC9O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/Y5H0/HPN4LC9O/FGCY5H0HPN4LC9O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/Y5H0/HPN4LC9O/FGCY5H0HPN4LC9O.SMALL.jpg slwthr I Just wanted to make a flame through my car exhaust...These happens in modified rides like Mitsubishi evo Subaru and any car with Antilag system. But unfortunately we cannot do with this with our standard car.If we do some modification like antilag system we have to spend expensive money. So I Mad...
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Wed, 25 Dec 2013 23:14:47 PST
Hover Car for the Future http://www.instructables.com/id/Hover-Car-for-the-Future/
Hover Car for the Future - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/IC7O/HMVJDS0W/FF9IC7OHMVJDS0W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/IC7O/HMVJDS0W/FF9IC7OHMVJDS0W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/IC7O/HMVJDS0W/FF9IC7OHMVJDS0W.SMALL.jpg DanielSims Transportation technology has change dramatically in the past century. With the growth of the population, the greater the need is for an improvement  in transport. By 2050 the population of the earth is expected to be around 9.6 billion people. Within 1000 years, who knows what the population will...
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Mon, 21 Oct 2013 21:48:54 PDT
How to Repair a Rear Window Defroster http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-a-Rear-Window-Defroster/
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Fri, 27 Sep 2013 13:43:10 PDT
Rebuilding a pulling tractor called "Thermal Event" - Part 2 of 6 - I made it at Tech Shop! http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebuilding-a-pulling-tractor-called-Thermal-Event-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/I1PE/HI3TOXX1/F0UI1PEHI3TOXX1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/I1PE/HI3TOXX1/F0UI1PEHI3TOXX1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/I1PE/HI3TOXX1/F0UI1PEHI3TOXX1.SMALL.jpg panzertractor In this episode, we'll disassemble my Copar Panzer garden tractor in preparation for fixing a rear end leak.  These tractors use a 1940's vintage automotive rear end from a Chrysler product.  Independent drum brakes have been converted to manual operation, and work great!  http://youtu.be/rc_eFWB...
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Fri, 21 Jun 2013 16:01:01 PDT
Oil Catch Can: Updated! http://www.instructables.com/id/Oil-Catch-Can/
Oil Catch Can: Updated! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/MG3C/HFONES7C/FMUMG3CHFONES7C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/MG3C/HFONES7C/FMUMG3CHFONES7C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/MG3C/HFONES7C/FMUMG3CHFONES7C.SMALL.jpg kretzlord So, my blue headache (bmw 318ti) started having some idle issues.  Being excessively cheap, I decided to attempt a DIY fix for my problem.  After reading numerous forums, I've found the culprit to be the PCV/ECV valve.  This particular part is used to recycle some of the valve cover gasses to mainta...
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Fri, 19 Apr 2013 00:47:44 PDT