Instructables: exploring - cars - cars http://www.instructables.com Mon, 1 Sep 2014 07:45:52 PDT BLOX v1.01 Install PWY24W LED Turn Signal Bulb on Volkswagen http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-PWY24W-LED-Turn-Signal-Bulb-on-Volkswagen/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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Fri, 19 Apr 2013 00:47:44 PDT
subwoofer buggy http://www.instructables.com/id/subwoofer-buggy/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/ZVPC/HAQ38234/FSHZVPCHAQ38234.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/ZVPC/HAQ38234/FSHZVPCHAQ38234.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/ZVPC/HAQ38234/FSHZVPCHAQ38234.SMALL.jpg ben5795 my subwoofer buggy si going to have a big speaker in it and a ipod connected to it so you can play music on it when you keep building stuff on it and it has double wish bone suspention
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Sun, 23 Dec 2012 04:41:05 PST
SS Muffler tip http://www.instructables.com/id/SS-Muffler-tip/
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Mon, 10 Dec 2012 06:08:00 PST
Classic car wall art http://www.instructables.com/id/Classic-car-wall-art/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/V66Q/H88XI492/FNSV66QH88XI492.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/V66Q/H88XI492/FNSV66QH88XI492.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/V66Q/H88XI492/FNSV66QH88XI492.SMALL.jpg kyote00 The Iconic Ford Cortina with lights proximity operated by Arduino. Parts list: -rear end of a 1966 Ford Cortina -arduino uno -a few relays - ultrasonic sensor
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Sat, 13 Oct 2012 16:05:04 PDT
More to come http://www.instructables.com/id/More-to-come/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/ASB5/H6S49FGS/FLHASB5H6S49FGS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/ASB5/H6S49FGS/FLHASB5H6S49FGS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/ASB5/H6S49FGS/FLHASB5H6S49FGS.SMALL.jpg Bishop37 The last process of the custom painted Avengers truck.
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Sat, 8 Sep 2012 02:30:54 PDT
Radiator and Thermostat Install and Tutorial on 95 Honda Accord http://www.instructables.com/id/Radiator-and-Thermostat-Install-and-Tutorial-on-95/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/OGRG/H6739JTQ/FP6OGRGH6739JTQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/OGRG/H6739JTQ/FP6OGRGH6739JTQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/OGRG/H6739JTQ/FP6OGRGH6739JTQ.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Like cars? Check out my new web site! http://nukem384.blogspot.com/ Radiator and thermostat tutorial on a manual transmission 95 Honda Accord.  This tutorial will work on any manual tranny 94-97 Accord and will be similar for 90-93 and 98-02 Accords.  Automatics are similar with the exception that ...
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Tue, 28 Aug 2012 21:46:33 PDT
Tire Rotation Tutorial on a Subaru WRX STi http://www.instructables.com/id/Tire-Rotation-Tutorial-on-a-Subaru-WRX-STi/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/6I7A/H6739JSD/FDE6I7AH6739JSD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/6I7A/H6739JSD/FDE6I7AH6739JSD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/6I7A/H6739JSD/FDE6I7AH6739JSD.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Like cars? Check out my new web site! http://nukem384.blogspot.com/ Learn how to rotate tires on a Subaru WRX STi.  This procedure will be exactly the same on many cars. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZooQolOu69o
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Tue, 28 Aug 2012 21:37:49 PDT
hybrid car project http://www.instructables.com/id/hybrid-car-project/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/5YYO/H6I6WMV5/FPI5YYOH6I6WMV5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/5YYO/H6I6WMV5/FPI5YYOH6I6WMV5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/5YYO/H6I6WMV5/FPI5YYOH6I6WMV5.SMALL.jpg grannyjones Make your own car from scratch. I,m a machinist I worked at Cushman for 35 years and developed many skills. I have the skills to build this car and if any one else wants to build a  300+ mpg hybrid . I will make an instructable. the diesel motor will burn bio-diesel burns clean( very good for the en...
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Tue, 7 Aug 2012 15:16:21 PDT
Preventive lights for door edge http://www.instructables.com/id/Preventive-lights-for-door-edge/
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Wed, 20 Jun 2012 22:54:46 PDT
Cut down British racing wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Cut-down-British-racing-wheel/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/M47K/H3KOVSXS/FIOM47KH3KOVSXS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/M47K/H3KOVSXS/FIOM47KH3KOVSXS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/M47K/H3KOVSXS/FIOM47KH3KOVSXS.SMALL.jpg antipaxx44 take a full size 18" dia steering wheel make a circular template that is 12" dia, cut all the support rungs around the template then using wood cut two rings to cover the rungs and round the edges, wrap with vinyl and secure. best part is since the center part was not touch its an easy bolt back in ...
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Sun, 17 Jun 2012 10:20:35 PDT
How to Repair skipping/missing shift for 04 impala transmission http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-skippingmissing-shift-for-04-impala/
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Wed, 25 Apr 2012 20:58:49 PDT
Clean your headlights with toothpaste http://www.instructables.com/id/Clean-your-headlights-with-toothpaste/
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Fri, 30 Mar 2012 18:11:56 PDT
How to Install a Cat-back Exhaust System in a 2010 Challenger http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-a-Cat-back-Exhaust-System-in-a-2010/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/R038/GX3LRG6M/FO5R038GX3LRG6M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/R038/GX3LRG6M/FO5R038GX3LRG6M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/R038/GX3LRG6M/FO5R038GX3LRG6M.SMALL.jpg GearheadDiva This video shows you how to install a Mopar cat-back exhaust system in to your late model challenger along with the tools you'll need and a few tips for avoiding some common "oops" moments. Installing an after-market exhaust system will improve your car's performance and add a bit of horsepower in t...
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Wed, 11 Jan 2012 18:02:39 PST
How to Buff Out a Scratch On Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Buff-Out-a-Scratch-On-Your-Car/
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Thu, 5 Jan 2012 00:53:33 PST
How to repair a 65-67 falcon or mustang fuse box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-repair-a-65-67-falcon-or-mustang-fuse-box/
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Sat, 31 Dec 2011 13:30:32 PST
Engine Repair Reminders http://www.instructables.com/id/Engine-Reminders/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/UJDR/GVBD00RX/FYLUJDRGVBD00RX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/UJDR/GVBD00RX/FYLUJDRGVBD00RX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/UJDR/GVBD00RX/FYLUJDRGVBD00RX.SMALL.jpg aaahotdog With a wife, 3 kids, myself, and company vehicle, I do lots of vehicle maintenance each month.   It is a pity that every vehicle uses different air and oil filter, as well as varied amounts of oil.  Of course each has a different sized oil plug.   The spark plug types are different, so are pcv valve...
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Fri, 25 Nov 2011 18:37:07 PST
How to Fix or Repair a Leaky Sunroof (Quick Tip Video) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-or-Repair-a-Leaky-Sunroof-Quick-Tip-Vi/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/1LAA/GUDUND1J/F2G1LAAGUDUND1J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/1LAA/GUDUND1J/F2G1LAAGUDUND1J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/1LAA/GUDUND1J/F2G1LAAGUDUND1J.SMALL.jpg RichsMethods Does your car have a sunroof? Have you noticed water collecting inside your vehicle recently? Perhaps this video can help! This is a Quick Tip Video showing the location of your sunroof drains, and how to clean them out. There may be 2 or 4 drains,depending on your make / model, located at the corn...
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Sun, 30 Oct 2011 13:59:57 PDT
#2: How to Apply Touch Up Paint (to Almost Like New!) http://www.instructables.com/id/2-How-to-Apply-Touch-Up-Paint-to-Almost-Like-Ne/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/88AU/GUDUND0P/FD788AUGUDUND0P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/88AU/GUDUND0P/FD788AUGUDUND0P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/88AU/GUDUND0P/FD788AUGUDUND0P.SMALL.jpg RichsMethods This video includes tips and how to methods on getting rid of unsightly scratches in your automobile, but without the expensive auto-body bill. This is a follow up video to my original video, "How to Apply Touch up Paint". Thanks to viewer feedback and comments, I was able to make my car look almos...
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Sun, 30 Oct 2011 13:49:25 PDT
Esmagamus guide: living with you car's cooling circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Esmagamus-guide-living-with-you-cars-cooling-cir/
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Mon, 18 Apr 2011 12:53:05 PDT
Paint your rims cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-your-rims-cheap/
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Thu, 24 Feb 2011 15:42:20 PST
Replacing Drum Brake Shoes Part 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-Drum-Brake-Shoes-Part-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/6MQB/GIWZLRQL/FJ26MQBGIWZLRQL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/6MQB/GIWZLRQL/FJ26MQBGIWZLRQL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/6MQB/GIWZLRQL/FJ26MQBGIWZLRQL.SMALL.jpg moolieboy Here is a great video tutorial on how to replace drum brakes! ericthecarguy.com Here is a great video tutorial on how to replace drum brakes! ericthecarguy.com Replacing Drum Brake Shoes Part 1 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FOvSH-mLhRE Replacing Drum Brake Shoes Part 2 http://www.youtube.com...
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Mon, 17 Jan 2011 16:17:45 PST
"CarSculpt" http://www.instructables.com/id/CarSculpt/
"CarSculpt" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/0I14/GI0TMFWF/FBS0I14GI0TMFWF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/0I14/GI0TMFWF/FBS0I14GI0TMFWF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/0I14/GI0TMFWF/FBS0I14GI0TMFWF.SMALL.jpg gibsoncrazed14 "CarSculpt" this is a easy way to sculpt with hot wheels Its very easy and take very small amount of time.  So here it goes hope you like it. materials materials *small circlular platform *alot of hotwheel cars * hot glue *a small wooden or plastic ring platform glue the ring to the bas...
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Sat, 1 Jan 2011 19:55:47 PST
Too Hot? Keep cool at home, car, outside with the Back Cooler! http://www.instructables.com/id/Too-Hot-Remove-heat-from-your-body-with-the-Back-/
Too Hot? Keep cool at home, car, outside with the Back Cooler! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/9JE5/FX8OUHPL/FES9JE5FX8OUHPL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/9JE5/FX8OUHPL/FES9JE5FX8OUHPL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/9JE5/FX8OUHPL/FES9JE5FX8OUHPL.SMALL.jpg Ev Too hot? Use ice and water to remove heat from your body. A 12 volt pump moves cold water through tubes strapped to the back of a car seat, lawn chair or even indoor furniture. An ice chest of nearly any size can be used. Within seconds of starting the pump you'll feel like someone dumped a glass o...
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Fri, 17 Jul 2009 13:56:31 PDT
How to Clean Your Car Like a Pro. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Clean-Your-Car-Like-a-Pro/
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Sun, 31 May 2009 14:56:12 PDT
Car Mods http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Mods/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/Q7T6/FNNK1P27/FYUQ7T6FNNK1P27.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/Q7T6/FNNK1P27/FYUQ7T6FNNK1P27.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/Q7T6/FNNK1P27/FYUQ7T6FNNK1P27.SMALL.jpg Lego man Everyone wants a car that defines themselves (or at least some of us do). That is why some people modify or hack their cars. Here are just a select few Instructables on car mods and hacks.They can be as helpful as seeing the dashboard gauges better, or as cool as converting a car to an electric gree...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2008 11:11:39 PST
Customize Your Matchbox Cars http://www.instructables.com/id/Customize-Your-Matchbox-Cars/
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Mon, 24 Mar 2008 18:55:58 PDT
Taking Out Little Dents http://www.instructables.com/id/Taking-Out-Little-Dents/
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Mon, 30 Jul 2007 14:09:20 PDT
LED Ground effects kit for your car http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Ground-effects-kit-for-your-car/
LED Ground effects kit for your car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/I6UE/F35J1NVT/FCLI6UEF35J1NVT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/I6UE/F35J1NVT/FCLI6UEF35J1NVT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/I6UE/F35J1NVT/FCLI6UEF35J1NVT.SMALL.jpg DeusXMachina Like the cool underglow kits on riced out cars but don't want to break the bank? This will show you how to make your own using LED strings. Indications: -This instructable requires some knowledge of electronics and auto body assembly. -This might involve taking apart large sections of your car's ...
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Wed, 27 Jun 2007 18:51:49 PDT