Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - repair http://www.instructables.com Sat, 5 Sep 2015 07:30:45 PDT BLOX v1.01 Fix Traction Control CEL and hard shift, Chevy HHR and Cobalt http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-Traction-Control-CEL-and-hard-shift-Chevy-HHR-/
Fix Traction Control CEL and hard shift, Chevy HHR and Cobalt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/WGH0/IE2FXLZD/F7JWGH0IE2FXLZD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/WGH0/IE2FXLZD/F7JWGH0IE2FXLZD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/WGH0/IE2FXLZD/F7JWGH0IE2FXLZD.SMALL.jpg eGadgetGuy This is my first instructable so please bear that in mind...My 2006 HHR kept getting the lights in the photo combined with hard shiftingThe first time it happened the shop charged my over $100 for the part even thought the labor was under warranty. The next time I looked online and found out how to ...
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Wed, 2 Sep 2015 13:17:41 PDT
Sugru Pot Lid Knob http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Pot-Lid-Knob/
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 20:54:46 PDT
Fix a Hole in Drywall (Sheetrock) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-a-Hole-in-Drywall-Sheetrock/
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 19:53:07 PDT
Re-Screen a Porch http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-Screen-a-Porch/
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 19:14:34 PDT
Testing and Debugging (Stuff They Don't Teach You in School) http://www.instructables.com/id/Testing-and-Debugging-Stuff-They-Dont-Teach-You-in/
Testing and Debugging (Stuff They Don't Teach You in School) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/Q173/IDZSGFCB/FMEQ173IDZSGFCB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/Q173/IDZSGFCB/FMEQ173IDZSGFCB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/Q173/IDZSGFCB/FMEQ173IDZSGFCB.SMALL.jpg nords So, you have some device, whether it is a purchased product or something you have built and you want to find out if it is working correctly. Here are some 'semi-obvious but not always' thoughts on the process. Does It Work? In order to test it, you need to understand how it should be hooked up, ...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 10:17:49 PDT
Marble Vortex Repair / Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Marble-Vortex-Repair-Upgrade/
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:07:57 PDT
Fixing a travel bag. http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-a-travel-bag/
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 19:48:32 PDT
Repair a TV Remote Contol http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-a-TV-Remote-Contol/
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 16:05:34 PDT
Repair a Toaster http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-a-Toaster/
Repair a Toaster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/XK16/IDUQO7ZR/F8TXK16IDUQO7ZR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/XK16/IDUQO7ZR/F8TXK16IDUQO7ZR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/XK16/IDUQO7ZR/F8TXK16IDUQO7ZR.SMALL.jpg gpiwowar Have you paid extra to get a good quality toaster, only to have it fail after two years?We'll show you the typical steps for getting that layabout appliance back in action!This Instructable documents a common request at the monthly YuKonstruct "Repair Cafe". Tools and Project Preparation You will...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 20:42:11 PDT
HOW TO REPAIR PARASOL EASY SUN GARDEN | TAKE APART UMBRELLA + INSTALL NEW ROPE | TUTORIAL IN DETAIL http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-REPAIR-PARASOL-EASY-SUN-GARDEN-TAKE-APART-U/
HOW TO REPAIR PARASOL EASY SUN GARDEN | TAKE APART UMBRELLA + INSTALL NEW ROPE | TUTORIAL IN DETAIL - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/85LE/IDTAX8B7/FXU85LEIDTAX8B7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/85LE/IDTAX8B7/FXU85LEIDTAX8B7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/85LE/IDTAX8B7/FXU85LEIDTAX8B7.SMALL.jpg CarlTheLandscapeGuy This is a repair video for an Easy Sun Parasol, the manufacturer is Sun Garden. These high-quality parasols can easily be opened and closed with a crank. However, this parasol no longer opens and I'm assuming that the rope is ripped off. First I open the crankcase so that I can take out the old rope...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 23:39:42 PDT
Camp Chair Repair, using Instamorph http://www.instructables.com/id/Camp-Chair-Repair-using-Instamorph/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 16:06:34 PDT
Magnetic Compass Needle Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Compass-Needle-Repair/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 09:41:40 PDT
Replacing a Trailer Coupler http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-a-Trailer-Coupler/
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 17:20:35 PDT
Sealey Mightymig 100 refurb http://www.instructables.com/id/Sealey-Mightymig-100-refurb/
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 07:19:13 PDT
How to open the 61637 Titanium Nitride Drill Bit Set Index Box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-open-the-61637-Titanium-Nitride-Drill-Bit-S/
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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 13:21:47 PDT
Heat shrink tube replace sunglasses temple tips http://www.instructables.com/id/Heat-shrink-tube-replace-sunglasses-temple-tips/
Heat shrink tube replace sunglasses temple tips - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/ZRLE/IDIN4DR8/FXWZRLEIDIN4DR8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/ZRLE/IDIN4DR8/FXWZRLEIDIN4DR8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/ZRLE/IDIN4DR8/FXWZRLEIDIN4DR8.SMALL.jpg FakeSheep Hi all, this is my first instructable project ever share in here.This project is as simple as you can most probably understand from the picture without reading my notes. (Guess people are skipping my notes already, so... bla bla bla~~ guess nobody will notice it. haha)This instructable is about to s...
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 06:57:29 PDT
Fire hearth type S mortar/fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-hearth-type-S-mortarfix/
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 11:35:20 PDT
Ride-on Mower Rebuild + Homemade Grass Catcher Build! http://www.instructables.com/id/Ride-on-Mower-Rebuild-Homemade-Grass-Catcher-Build/
Ride-on Mower Rebuild + Homemade Grass Catcher Build! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/E9UW/IDFSB8F9/FH4E9UWIDFSB8F9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/E9UW/IDFSB8F9/FH4E9UWIDFSB8F9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/E9UW/IDFSB8F9/FH4E9UWIDFSB8F9.SMALL.jpg DarrenF6 Having recently bought a house with a lump of garden, I initially decided to build an automated mower using various salvaged parts from a small push mower and one of my hexicopters. however... while.i was ordering parts and building, I realised that the only grass cutting device that I owned, was a ...
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 13:18:59 PDT
Guillotine Safety Guard http://www.instructables.com/id/Guillotine-Safety-Guard/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 12:20:43 PDT
Finding the end of adhesive tape then lifting the end http://www.instructables.com/id/Finding-the-end-of-adhesive-tape-then-lifting-the-/
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 09:01:58 PDT
Lawn Mower air filter DIY Briggs and Stratton recycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Lawn-Mower-air-filter-DIY-Briggs-and-Stratton-recy/
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Mon, 10 Aug 2015 11:20:20 PDT
On-the-trail water bottle repair with Sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/On-the-trail-water-bottle-repair-with-Sugru/
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 18:44:50 PDT
Broken Screen Fix, Save about $100 http://www.instructables.com/id/Broken-Screen-Fix-Save-about-100/
Broken Screen Fix, Save about $100 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/CPAU/ID4CQSW9/FWGCPAUID4CQSW9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/CPAU/ID4CQSW9/FWGCPAUID4CQSW9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/CPAU/ID4CQSW9/FWGCPAUID4CQSW9.SMALL.jpg greenup If you look closely you can see I am even missing chunks of glass Supplies 1. Broken phone 2. Scotch tape3. Knife Tape your phone Carefully tape over the broken parts of your phone.Don't worry you will still have full touch screen access. Cut off the extra Be careful hereand don't forget to...
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 13:42:40 PDT
CPS TRS-21 piston inspection and maintenance http://www.instructables.com/id/CPS-TRS-21-piston-inspection-and-maintenance/
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 06:10:13 PDT
How To Unblock A Kitchen Sink In The U bend http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Unblock-A-Kitchen-Sink-In-The-U-bend/
How To Unblock A Kitchen Sink In The U bend - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/BXDO/ICYN367U/FY9BXDOICYN367U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/BXDO/ICYN367U/FY9BXDOICYN367U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/BXDO/ICYN367U/FY9BXDOICYN367U.SMALL.jpg firstcall Kitchen sink drains can become clogged by a wide variety of objects. Such things as food particles building up, grease, and small objects can cause the sink drain to clog and become unusable. If this should happen with a drain in your home, there is no need to panic. While a plumber can come and do ...
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 05:44:43 PDT
How to replace a pivoting tongue jack http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-replace-a-pivoting-tongue-jack/
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 21:01:51 PDT
A.G.L.E.T http://www.instructables.com/id/AGLET/
A.G.L.E.T - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/DM0Y/ICRXN5A5/FIYDM0YICRXN5A5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/DM0Y/ICRXN5A5/FIYDM0YICRXN5A5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/DM0Y/ICRXN5A5/FIYDM0YICRXN5A5.SMALL.jpg DancingPope If you've got a pair of trainers with broken/frayed lace ends (aglet's) then this is a perfect project for using up your leftover Sugru and to make your laces look less ratty.All you need is; Sugru and a pair of shoes in need of some TLC. Roll up and paste on It's a simple process really; just ...
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 11:43:49 PDT
How to Field Strip an AR-15 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Field-Strip-an-AR-15/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 15:22:15 PDT
How to machine wind GrassHog weed eater spools http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-machine-wind-GrassHog-weed-eater-spools/
How to machine wind GrassHog weed eater spools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/UUBK/ICRXRGCW/FM9UUBKICRXRGCW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/UUBK/ICRXRGCW/FM9UUBKICRXRGCW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/UUBK/ICRXRGCW/FM9UUBKICRXRGCW.SMALL.jpg dmjlambert I really like the Black & Decker GrassHog. The auto-feed system works very well. When Black & Decker pre-wound GrassHog spools were 5 for $11, I thought that was OK. When they became 3 for $9, I was concerned. I stopped throwing the empty spools away. When they became 2 for $10, it just made ...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:20:53 PDT
Unseizing A Seat Post Without Damage http://www.instructables.com/id/Unseizing-A-Seat-Post-Without-Damage/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:34:52 PDT
Portrait Silhouette replacement power http://www.instructables.com/id/Portrait-Silhouette-replacement-power/
Portrait Silhouette replacement power - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/EQLO/ICRXJ4NZ/FD5EQLOICRXJ4NZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/EQLO/ICRXJ4NZ/FD5EQLOICRXJ4NZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/EQLO/ICRXJ4NZ/FD5EQLOICRXJ4NZ.SMALL.jpg MrE So during a recent move I lost my power supply for my portrait. So to the internet I went. To my utter surprise and dismay I could not find a replacement one on the silhouetteamerica.com website. OK! this is upsettting. So on to Ebay. YAY! I found one right away. Granted it's a cheap chinese kn...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 06:54:16 PDT
Rubbermaid Shelving Retrofit http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubbermaid-Shelving-Retrofit/
Rubbermaid Shelving Retrofit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/WCP4/ICMHLMSH/FF2WCP4ICMHLMSH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/WCP4/ICMHLMSH/FF2WCP4ICMHLMSH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/WCP4/ICMHLMSH/FF2WCP4ICMHLMSH.SMALL.jpg NexGen FS I'm sure that you are fed up with Rubbermaid not selling an item that worked really well. Case in point. The shelves that I show above. They came ventilated for your garage or sold mostly in black for your home with gray uprights.. The shelves can be found in thrift stores, etc. case in point I foun...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 16:45:52 PDT
Leaky Moen Kitchen Faucet Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Leaky-Moen-Kitchen-Faucet-Repair/
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 21:48:12 PDT
Fixin' Flip Flops (and other shoes) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixin-Flip-Flops-and-other-shoes/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 21:31:05 PDT
DIY Cheap Inverter with junk parts http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cheap-Inverter-with-junk-parts/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 09:44:10 PDT
The Great Vinegar Experiment http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Great-Vinegar-Experiment/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 10:41:47 PDT
Vent Pipe Rubber Boot Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Vent-Pipe-Rubber-Boot-Repair/
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 17:24:06 PDT
Replacing a handle on a (forging) hammer http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-a-handle-on-a-forging-hammer/
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 12:51:37 PDT
Repair an old chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-an-old-chest/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 10:25:33 PDT
Easiest Way to DE-Rust Chrome http://www.instructables.com/id/Easiest-Way-to-DE-Rust-Chrome/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 09:51:29 PDT
DIY Easy Refinish a Gun Stock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Easy-Refinish-a-Gun-Stock/
DIY Easy Refinish a Gun Stock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/1DLV/IBXMLYXV/FDU1DLVIBXMLYXV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/1DLV/IBXMLYXV/FDU1DLVIBXMLYXV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/1DLV/IBXMLYXV/FDU1DLVIBXMLYXV.SMALL.jpg sosclosetsandfurniture I was asked to refinish a gun stock to be used as a gift. The finish was worn and dull with scratch marks. Gun oil had stained the wood dark in spots. It needed a good refinishing. He wanted a nice gloss finish on the stock. Tools/ Supplies needed:Finish solvent Steel wool #3 and 4ooooHeavy Rubb...
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Sat, 11 Jul 2015 08:36:10 PDT
Reform Plastic Bucket http://www.instructables.com/id/Reform-Plastic-Bucket/
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Fri, 10 Jul 2015 15:52:38 PDT
molding plane http://www.instructables.com/id/molding-plane/
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 06:11:52 PDT
How to open a lock? HACK PLASTIC CARD ! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-open-a-lock-HACK-PLASTIC-CARD-/
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 13:30:55 PDT
Make Better Coin Conditions http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Better-Coin-Conditions/
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 20:54:37 PDT
Restore A707 major Kenwood mixer. http://www.instructables.com/id/Restore-A707-major-Kenwood-mixer/
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 10:55:55 PDT
Plastic Sheet out of PVC pipes http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-Sheet-out-of-PVC-pipes/
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 11:08:37 PDT
Flip flop easy fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Flip-flop-easy-fix/
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 06:20:38 PDT
A simple step to revive a dead Ni-MH battery http://www.instructables.com/id/A-simple-step-to-revive-a-dead-Ni-MH-battery/
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 08:09:26 PDT
Dewalt Radio Cord Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Dewalt-Radio-Cord-Replacement/
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 20:20:55 PDT