Instructables: exploring - video - cars http://www.instructables.com Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:07:17 PST BLOX v1.01 $35 welded steel truck rack http://www.instructables.com/id/35-welded-steel-truck-rack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/N8K4/HU0GLFHN/FPBN8K4HU0GLFHN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/N8K4/HU0GLFHN/FPBN8K4HU0GLFHN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/N8K4/HU0GLFHN/FPBN8K4HU0GLFHN.SMALL.jpg timsway i wanted a small, simple lumber rack that i could easily install and uninstall on my 72 chevy pickup. this cost $35 for 4, 8-foot 1 3/8" steel square tube (and a couple scraps of flat steel). i put some info in the video on cuts and such, but you'll need to measure your truck and may have to adjust....
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 18:10:29 PDT
Tutorial: Replace 2003 Mazda Miata SE Exhaust http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Replace-2003-Mazda-Miata-SE-Exhaust/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/CSWA/HRPNBXG2/FS7CSWAHRPNBXG2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/CSWA/HRPNBXG2/FS7CSWAHRPNBXG2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/CSWA/HRPNBXG2/FS7CSWAHRPNBXG2.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Learn how to change the muffler section of the exhaust system in a 2003 Mazda Miata SE. Visit my web site! http://nukem384.blogspot.com
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 16:53:14 PST
Super Easy iPad Dash Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-iPad-Dash-Mount/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/QB7L/HRI98B9M/F36QB7LHRI98B9M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/QB7L/HRI98B9M/F36QB7LHRI98B9M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/QB7L/HRI98B9M/F36QB7LHRI98B9M.SMALL.jpg stangtime I've built custom dash mounts for tablets and radio gear but wanted a very fast, easy, and cheap way to hang an old iPad on the dash for occasional use.  This video shows a very simple method to hold an iPad on a 2005 Mustang dash.  The loop holds the pad very well for GPS use, streaming music, or f...
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 11:50:27 PST
Homemade Gasoline RC Car from Weedeater http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Gasoline-RC-Car-from-Weedeater/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/JD8C/HRBNDEFD/FARJD8CHRBNDEFD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/JD8C/HRBNDEFD/FARJD8CHRBNDEFD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/JD8C/HRBNDEFD/FARJD8CHRBNDEFD.SMALL.jpg 4ndres Sup uncrustables, I made an rc car a while back. I'm still working on it but I decided to put up a test video to show my progress. Anyway, after i had most of it done I realized I should have made a detailed Instructable. I tried to show as much of the components as possible in the video. I have lot...
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 00:39:01 PST
A Car Performance Chip Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Car-Performance-Chip-Installation/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/T4NK/HQOJ7IMG/FUIT4NKHQOJ7IMG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/T4NK/HQOJ7IMG/FUIT4NKHQOJ7IMG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/T4NK/HQOJ7IMG/FUIT4NKHQOJ7IMG.SMALL.jpg stangtime Car tunes are expensive.  Typically they cost upwards of $500 or more.  In the past companies have offered "performance chips" that were basically a resister that would sort of trick an engine with a bogus intake temperature.   I stumbled onto a company a while ago that makes true chip tunes that a...
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Tue, 21 Jan 2014 10:16:10 PST
Prepare your car for an extended (winter) storage at home http://www.instructables.com/id/Prepare-your-car-for-an-extended-winter-storage-at/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/X2IK/HQ1DZBT9/FQQX2IKHQ1DZBT9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/X2IK/HQ1DZBT9/FQQX2IKHQ1DZBT9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/X2IK/HQ1DZBT9/FQQX2IKHQ1DZBT9.SMALL.jpg WorkshopAddict Techniques and tips on how to store your vehicle for 30 days or longer and get your car out after storage without worries.
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 16:13:26 PST
Replacing Heavy-Truck Spring Brake Diaphragms *read BEFORE raging* http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-Heavy-Truck-Spring-Brake-Diaphragms-read/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/UXJG/HPWY5N4O/FT4UXJGHPWY5N4O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/UXJG/HPWY5N4O/FT4UXJGHPWY5N4O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/UXJG/HPWY5N4O/FT4UXJGHPWY5N4O.SMALL.jpg NelsonStudios On most all modern OTR trucks there are no serviceable parts in the spring brake can.  Do not attempt to open or replace diaphragms in any way.  You simply replace them, they are cheap.   As an American I am hesitant to even post this but to have some information is better than trying it with no in...
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Wed, 1 Jan 2014 11:45:52 PST
LEARNING ABOUT THE LAND ROVER SERIES 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/LEARNING-ABOUT-THE-LAND-ROVER-SERIES-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/TPWO/HPRICFIH/FZ2TPWOHPRICFIH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/TPWO/HPRICFIH/FZ2TPWOHPRICFIH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/TPWO/HPRICFIH/FZ2TPWOHPRICFIH.SMALL.jpg danbranxl watch this epic video it shows you about these epic cars that everyone should own!
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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 16:18:29 PST
Android Car Tablet Installation - Update Video - http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Car-Tablet-Installation-Update-Video-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/XIBC/HPF4FH5L/FAZXIBCHPF4FH5L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/XIBC/HPF4FH5L/FAZXIBCHPF4FH5L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/XIBC/HPF4FH5L/FAZXIBCHPF4FH5L.SMALL.jpg stangtime This is just an update to my previous Instructable on an easy car tablet installation.  I didn't like the Plasti-Dip look and wanted to match the piece to the top part of the dash.  I also didn't like seeing the seams between the two pieces of wood (it really jumps out at me in the first video).  So...
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Fri, 20 Dec 2013 08:28:53 PST
Easy Android Car Tablet Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Android-Car-Tablet-Installation/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/BKLO/HP6YOHJD/F7HBKLOHP6YOHJD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/BKLO/HP6YOHJD/F7HBKLOHP6YOHJD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/BKLO/HP6YOHJD/F7HBKLOHP6YOHJD.SMALL.jpg stangtime This little project came together pretty well.  I wanted a clean dock for a small 7" tablet in my Mustang.  I didn't like like the window suction cup arrangements but also didn't want to make anything that was permanent to the car; no permanent holes.  I still have some finishing to do and things to...
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 11:53:57 PST
Tutorial: Install Auxiliary Port on 2006 Honda Civic http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Install-Auxiliary-Port-on-2006-Honda-Civi/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/A87Y/HOHY83K3/FI0A87YHOHY83K3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/A87Y/HOHY83K3/FI0A87YHOHY83K3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/A87Y/HOHY83K3/FI0A87YHOHY83K3.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Learn how to install the OEM auxiliary port on a 2006 Honda Civic LX.  This will also work on the all 4dr 06-07 non-EX models. Honda part number - 08A60-SNA-100 Check out my web site! http://nukem384.blogspot.com
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Sun, 1 Dec 2013 14:13:22 PST
Car Tablet Mount (Easy and Cheap) http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Tablet-Mount-Easy-and-Cheap/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/D9V8/HO7X69BM/F2HD9V8HO7X69BM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/D9V8/HO7X69BM/F2HD9V8HO7X69BM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/D9V8/HO7X69BM/F2HD9V8HO7X69BM.SMALL.jpg stangtime I've never liked the window suction mounts for phones and tablets so I designed a pretty simple tablet/iPad bracket for a 2005 Mustang. The parts are just aluminum U-channel and flat stock that can be found in any hardware store. The thumb screws were just lying around in the junk drawer. I have a f...
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Sun, 24 Nov 2013 18:08:17 PST
Custom Fiberglass Dash Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Fiberglass-Dash-Tutorial/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/EQIP/HO234H0W/FHREQIPHO234H0W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/EQIP/HO234H0W/FHREQIPHO234H0W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/EQIP/HO234H0W/FHREQIPHO234H0W.SMALL.jpg lordguyton Here's how to make a custom dash or any other interior part for your hot rod or custom car.
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 17:40:19 PST
Tutorial: 2002 Honda Accord Cabin Air Filter Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-2002-Honda-Accord-Cabin-Air-Filter-Replac/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/EWUS/HNXRPOAK/F5WEWUSHNXRPOAK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/EWUS/HNXRPOAK/F5WEWUSHNXRPOAK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/EWUS/HNXRPOAK/F5WEWUSHNXRPOAK.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Learn how to replace the cabin air filter on a 6th gen Accord.  A lot of the older Honda's are like this where you have a take apart the passenger side glove compartment to get to the filter. Check out my web site! http://nukem384.blogspot.com
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Tue, 12 Nov 2013 21:18:50 PST
How to shorten your vehicle's radio antenna http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-shorten-your-vehicles-radio-antenna/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/S2OY/HNVBF866/F3CS2OYHNVBF866.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/S2OY/HNVBF866/F3CS2OYHNVBF866.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/S2OY/HNVBF866/F3CS2OYHNVBF866.SMALL.jpg EldonMartin How to cut off your vehicle antenna.  Some people like the look of a shorter antenna, and also some factory length antennas extend to high and strike the garage door frame.  You can buy a replacement antenna that is shorter, or you can save a few bucks and shorten your existing one.
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 13:31:44 PST
Police Scanner Small Mobile Dipole Antenna Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Police-Scanner-Small-Mobile-Dipole-Antenna-Install/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/HUDY/HNM4D40L/FN7HUDYHNM4D40L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/HUDY/HNM4D40L/FN7HUDYHNM4D40L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/HUDY/HNM4D40L/FN7HUDYHNM4D40L.SMALL.jpg stangtime My mobile police/EMT scanner needed a better antenna, but I didn't want a large antenna on the car; I stumbled onto a mini dipole that was tuned for the 800 mhz band.  I've made similar antennas in the past from scraps but this one looked pretty clean and neat.  The installation in a 2005 Mustang wa...
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 16:01:28 PST
Tutorial: 2002 Honda Accord Transmission Fluid Change http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-2002-Honda-Accord-Transmission-Fluid-Chan/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/54BE/HNM4HPB0/FZ454BEHNM4HPB0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/54BE/HNM4HPB0/FZ454BEHNM4HPB0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/54BE/HNM4HPB0/FZ454BEHNM4HPB0.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Learn how to change the tranny fluid in your 2002 Honda Accord Automatic.  The manual tranny is the same thing and many other Honda's have the same setup. Visit my web site! http://nukem384.blogspot.com
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Wed, 6 Nov 2013 20:27:01 PST
Police Scanner Installed In 2005 Mustang http://www.instructables.com/id/Police-Scanner-Installed-In-2005-Mustang/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/DS89/HNICTLI9/FPYDS89HNICTLI9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/DS89/HNICTLI9/FPYDS89HNICTLI9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/DS89/HNICTLI9/FPYDS89HNICTLI9.SMALL.jpg stangtime Old police and emergency communication scanners have gotten pretty cheap.  Many of the older ones don't trunk track but can still be used to pick up police and EMT signals, it's just takes a little more listening to follow the conversations.  I had an old Bearcat scanner gathering dust on my desk an...
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Sat, 2 Nov 2013 15:13:37 PDT
Tutorial: Replace 2002 Honda Accord Air Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Replace-2002-Honda-Accord-Air-Filter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/G1AM/HNDMDROB/FL6G1AMHNDMDROB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/G1AM/HNDMDROB/FL6G1AMHNDMDROB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/G1AM/HNDMDROB/FL6G1AMHNDMDROB.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Learn how to replace the air filter on your 2002 Honda Accord.  This tutorial will work on all 98-02 Accords, and most Honda's in general. Visit my web site http://nukem384.blogspot.com
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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 20:17:16 PDT
2005 Mustang Shift Boot Installation - Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/2005-Mustang-Shift-Boot-Installation-Replacement/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/I1XF/HN6BT02G/F92I1XFHN6BT02G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/I1XF/HN6BT02G/F92I1XFHN6BT02G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/I1XF/HN6BT02G/F92I1XFHN6BT02G.SMALL.jpg stangtime My old shift boot on my 2005 Mustang was worn out.  The boot had some rips and torn seams so it was time to replace it.  I picked up a generic replacement on eBay for about $10.  Installation was pretty simple, but did require some trimming and cutting some new slits for the plastic frame to grab.  ...
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Fri, 25 Oct 2013 16:21:07 PDT
Tutorial: Subaru WRX Turbo Swap http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Subaru-WRX-Turbo-Swap/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/C7OW/HN2BKGKC/FI2C7OWHN2BKGKC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/C7OW/HN2BKGKC/FI2C7OWHN2BKGKC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/C7OW/HN2BKGKC/FI2C7OWHN2BKGKC.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Learn how to swap the turbo out of the WRX for another turbo.  This mod is actually easier than you think and will also work on the STi. Visit my web site! http://nukem384.blogspot.com
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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 20:28:39 PDT
Mustang Eleanor Grill Halo Fog Light Installation (V6) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mustang-Eleanor-Grill-Halo-Fog-Light-Installation-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/PYYH/HMVJPEJ5/F03PYYHHMVJPEJ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/PYYH/HMVJPEJ5/F03PYYHHMVJPEJ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/PYYH/HMVJPEJ5/F03PYYHHMVJPEJ5.SMALL.jpg stangtime How to install halo fog lights in a Mustang Eleanor-style grill.  My old lamps were pretty shot.  They were scratched and had burn marks in the reflector material.  The new ones were just purchased on eBay and then wired in.  The wiring was pretty simple although LEDs are polarity sensitive.   Than...
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Sun, 20 Oct 2013 18:39:37 PDT
Tutorial: How to Change Windshield Wiper Blades on 2011 Honda Civic http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-How-to-Change-Windshield-Wiper-Blades-on-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/4QNP/HLZRSBZ7/FIQ4QNPHLZRSBZ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/4QNP/HLZRSBZ7/FIQ4QNPHLZRSBZ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/4QNP/HLZRSBZ7/FIQ4QNPHLZRSBZ7.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Learn how to change your wiper blades on a 2011 Honda Civic.  This tutorial will be for just about any car out there. Check out my web site! http://nukem384.blogspot.com
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Sun, 29 Sep 2013 17:06:46 PDT
Scangauge Installation in a 2005 Mustang http://www.instructables.com/id/Scangauge-Installation-in-a-2005-Mustang/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/KQH4/HLZRXO3K/FNCKQH4HLZRXO3K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/KQH4/HLZRXO3K/FNCKQH4HLZRXO3K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/KQH4/HLZRXO3K/FNCKQH4HLZRXO3K.SMALL.jpg stangtime Installation of a Scangauge is really easy.  Basically the gauge simply plugs into the OBDII port.  The hardest part is figuring out where to place the unit.  For this install and to keep it really clean, it was placed in a cubby located below an aftermarket stereo and was attached using double side...
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Sun, 29 Sep 2013 10:25:23 PDT
Remote Engine Block Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Block-Heater-Instillation/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/VBT8/HLZRV2HL/FU3VBT8HLZRV2HL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/VBT8/HLZRV2HL/FU3VBT8HLZRV2HL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/VBT8/HLZRV2HL/FU3VBT8HLZRV2HL.SMALL.jpg NelsonStudios I know from experience my surplus army truck isn't a fan of cold weather starting.  It is already equipped with (but not currently functional) an automatic either starting assist.  Not a fan of that, never have been.  Also the system leaks some so even without use the canisters only make it a month ...
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Fri, 27 Sep 2013 08:54:09 PDT
$55 Tarp Carport - Follow Up - Roofline http://www.instructables.com/id/55-Tarp-Carport-Follow-Up-Roofline/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/AXYP/HLSHDHLI/F7NAXYPHLSHDHLI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/AXYP/HLSHDHLI/F7NAXYPHLSHDHLI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/AXYP/HLSHDHLI/F7NAXYPHLSHDHLI.SMALL.jpg stangtime To make a roofline that would shed water a rope was strung between two trees and then winched up.  Easy and cheap way to make more of an A-Frame roofline. Thanks for watching.
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Sat, 21 Sep 2013 16:18:30 PDT
$55 Tarp Carport http://www.instructables.com/id/55-Tarp-Carport/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/YO7Q/HLSHDB7U/FUWYO7QHLSHDB7U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/YO7Q/HLSHDB7U/FUWYO7QHLSHDB7U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/YO7Q/HLSHDB7U/FUWYO7QHLSHDB7U.SMALL.jpg stangtime This is just an easy and fast tarp carport/cover strung up between some trees.  The tarp measures 16' x 20' - I probably should have gotten a 20' x 20' cover.  The next phase of this little project will be to build a center support to give the roofline a little bit of a slope. Thanks for watching. ...
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Fri, 20 Sep 2013 16:17:29 PDT
Replacing Chevrolet Lower Intake Manifold Gasket http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-Chevrolet-Lower-Intake-Manifold-Gasket/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/QISA/HLJUZSPC/FX4QISAHLJUZSPC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/QISA/HLJUZSPC/FX4QISAHLJUZSPC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/QISA/HLJUZSPC/FX4QISAHLJUZSPC.SMALL.jpg NelsonStudios This issue is so common on GM cars 1996-2003 it is almost cliche.  I am not saying you could or should fix it yourself but I figure by doing it myself I saved nearly $500 easy.  It wasn't that hard and if I had had my own video to give me tips before starting I could have shaved 2 hours off the tota...
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Sun, 15 Sep 2013 07:30:08 PDT
How To Paint Car Yourself At Home ! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Paint-Car-Yourself-At-Home-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/S9OW/HL5FSG7N/FYWS9OWHL5FSG7N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/S9OW/HL5FSG7N/FYWS9OWHL5FSG7N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/S9OW/HL5FSG7N/FYWS9OWHL5FSG7N.SMALL.jpg Oriki
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Thu, 5 Sep 2013 08:08:26 PDT
Tutorial: How to Change Spark Plugs on a 2006 Subaru WRX STi http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-How-to-Change-Spark-Plugs-on-a-2006-Suba/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/HUP2/HKJRZCW2/FT6HUP2HKJRZCW2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/HUP2/HKJRZCW2/FT6HUP2HKJRZCW2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/HUP2/HKJRZCW2/FT6HUP2HKJRZCW2.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Learn how to change the spark plugs in your boxer engine.  Not as simple as an inline or V type engine, but still doable.  This tutorial will work for most other Subaru's as well. Check out my web site! http://nukem384.blogspot.com
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Mon, 19 Aug 2013 17:56:47 PDT
The dismantling of car suspension springs. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-dismantling-of-car-suspension-springs/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/J9LI/HKF5CYX2/F74J9LIHKF5CYX2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/J9LI/HKF5CYX2/F74J9LIHKF5CYX2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/J9LI/HKF5CYX2/F74J9LIHKF5CYX2.SMALL.jpg naplatki In my car, knocking emerged from the area of ​​the rear suspension.  After inspecting it turned out that the need to replace sleeve in the wishbone. The repair required visits to the mechanic. Unfortunately, it made ​​the job was done carelessly. He was shown a greater distance between the wheel and...
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Sat, 17 Aug 2013 12:19:27 PDT
How to perform an Oil Change on a Ford F-150 Ecoboost http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-perform-an-Oil-Change-on-a-Ford-F-150-Ecobo/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/NKPR/HJKC1ICB/FZ4NKPRHJKC1ICB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/NKPR/HJKC1ICB/FZ4NKPRHJKC1ICB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/NKPR/HJKC1ICB/FZ4NKPRHJKC1ICB.SMALL.jpg zackro973 Taking your truck back to the dealer for an oil change can be expensive. So why not do it yourself? Also performing the job gives you the assurance the job was done right! Tools & Materials Needed: 15mm wrench Oil Filter Wrench Oil Drain Pan 6qt. 5-30w synthetic oil New oil filter roll of paper t...
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Tue, 30 Jul 2013 12:29:15 PDT
Nissan Altima Input Jack Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Nissan-Altima-Input-Jack-Repair/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/W05D/HIGFBALG/FOTW05DHIGFBALG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/W05D/HIGFBALG/FOTW05DHIGFBALG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/W05D/HIGFBALG/FOTW05DHIGFBALG.SMALL.jpg rickosgood In this video, I'll show you how to save over $300 by replacing your 2008 Nissan Altima auxiliary input jack.  I've found that many owners of this model car have their input jacks break after a while, resulting in poor quality audio.  This repair will show you how to remove the old jack and replace ...
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Tue, 2 Jul 2013 10:29:44 PDT
How to Fix a Flat Tire. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-a-Flat-Tire-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/XNV9/HI3U2IQJ/FPUXNV9HI3U2IQJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/XNV9/HI3U2IQJ/FPUXNV9HI3U2IQJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/XNV9/HI3U2IQJ/FPUXNV9HI3U2IQJ.SMALL.jpg goodoldluke In this video I demonstrate how to quickly and inexpensively repair (not change, but repair) a flat tire. 
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Tue, 25 Jun 2013 02:34:23 PDT
Rebuilding a pulling tractor called "Thermal Event" - Part 6 of 6 - I made it at Tech Shop! http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebuilding-a-pulling-tractor-called-Thermal-Event-5/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/WCIA/HI3TOY0H/FRWWCIAHI3TOY0H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/WCIA/HI3TOY0H/FRWWCIAHI3TOY0H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/WCIA/HI3TOY0H/FRWWCIAHI3TOY0H.SMALL.jpg panzertractor Putting it all together!  The last installment of this series covers some of the details involved in finishing the 1958 Copar Panzer pulling tractor.  You can see footage of the before and after pulls at www.youtube.com/panzerclub.  I am a member of Tech Shop in Allen Park, Michigan, and use their f...
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Fri, 21 Jun 2013 17:32:52 PDT
Rebuilding a pulling tractor called "Thermal Event" - Part 5 of 6 - I made it at Tech Shop! http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebuilding-a-pulling-tractor-called-Thermal-Event-4/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/8DKB/HI3TOXZP/FDO8DKBHI3TOXZP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/8DKB/HI3TOXZP/FDO8DKBHI3TOXZP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/8DKB/HI3TOXZP/FDO8DKBHI3TOXZP.SMALL.jpg panzertractor Part 5 is the nuts and bolts part of the series.  There are a lot of little details to making a Panzer tractor run properly, and I go over it step by step for you.  On youtube, the link is http://youtu.be/Fi61O-ARiyI  but you can view it and the results of the first pull at www.youtube.com/panzer...
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Fri, 21 Jun 2013 17:12:53 PDT
Rebuilding a pulling tractor called "Thermal Event" - Part 4 of 6 - I made it at Tech Shop! http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebuilding-a-pulling-tractor-called-Thermal-Event-3/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/EBL0/HI3TOXZ5/F6PEBL0HI3TOXZ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/EBL0/HI3TOXZ5/F6PEBL0HI3TOXZ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/EBL0/HI3TOXZ5/F6PEBL0HI3TOXZ5.SMALL.jpg panzertractor Part 4 of 6 covers chassis reassembly for the 1958 Copar Panzer tractor.  Since I use this for pulling, I pay attention to details and explain what matters for pulling.  More videos are at www.youtube.com/panzerclub.  I am a member of Tech Shop in Allen Park, Mi.  It's a fantastic place and shoul...
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Fri, 21 Jun 2013 16:55:17 PDT
Rebuilding a pulling tractor called "Thermal Event" - Part 3 of 6 - I made it at Tech Shop! http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebuilding-a-pulling-tractor-called-Thermal-Event-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/98GP/HI3TOXY6/FVQ98GPHI3TOXY6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/98GP/HI3TOXY6/FVQ98GPHI3TOXY6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/98GP/HI3TOXY6/FVQ98GPHI3TOXY6.SMALL.jpg panzertractor In part 3, I show you how to remove the rear end from the tractor.  These are 1940's Chrysler rear ends, which have a '3rd member' that comes out the front.  I'll show you step by step how to remove and replace one. http://youtu.be/_naMyOJvYrg  I use Tech Shop in Allen park, Michigan to do a lot ...
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Fri, 21 Jun 2013 16:33:58 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
Rebuilding a pulling tractor called "Thermal Event" - Part 1 of 6 - I made it at Tech Shop! http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebuilding-a-pulling-tractor-called-Thermal-Event/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/MHL6/HI3TOXVR/FGGMHL6HI3TOXVR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/MHL6/HI3TOXVR/FGGMHL6HI3TOXVR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/MHL6/HI3TOXVR/FGGMHL6HI3TOXVR.SMALL.jpg panzertractor   In 2012, I decided to fix an oil leak in my 1958 Copar Panzer garden tractor.  I use this for pulling competitions, where the tractor that moves the "sled" the farthest wins.  I don't do this for money - just for fun.  I'm a Mechanical Engineer by trade, a...
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Fri, 21 Jun 2013 15:51:58 PDT
Panzer tractor rear brake overview. I made it at Tech Shop! http://www.instructables.com/id/Panzer-tractor-rear-brake-overview-I-made-it-at-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/6QO5/HI3QDMOX/F5M6QO5HI3QDMOX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/6QO5/HI3QDMOX/F5M6QO5HI3QDMOX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/6QO5/HI3QDMOX/F5M6QO5HI3QDMOX.SMALL.jpg panzertractor http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HeaIOMQeVCc&feature=share&list=PLLu-Xa9BWUvSxwON4Vhp7UtBTfpqcEF1O In this video, I explain how to remove the rear brake drums of a Pennsylvania Panzer garden tractor.  The brake on the right side is sticking, so I show you how to free it up.  I have more instruct...
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Tue, 18 Jun 2013 18:16:28 PDT
How to remove a Toyota Hilux engine in a few hours - A step by step guide (2.8 diesel 1997) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-remove-a-Toyota-Hilux-engine-in-a-few-hours/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/SU87/HHS9UUBX/FYYSU87HHS9UUBX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/SU87/HHS9UUBX/FYYSU87HHS9UUBX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/SU87/HHS9UUBX/FYYSU87HHS9UUBX.SMALL.jpg diy kiwi My Hilux had a leaking rear crankshaft seal so I had to split the engine from the transmission to replace the seal. Rather than breaking my back trying to extract the trans from below, I decided to lift the engine out, It is a much easier way to do it if you have an engine lift, endless chain or hea...
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Thu, 13 Jun 2013 04:43:59 PDT
Tutorial: Change Rear Shoe and Drum on 2004 Dodge Neon SXT http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Change-Rear-Shoe-and-Drum-on-2004-Dodge-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/A51E/HHMI86IJ/F5RA51EHHMI86IJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/A51E/HHMI86IJ/F5RA51EHHMI86IJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/A51E/HHMI86IJ/F5RA51EHHMI86IJ.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Learn how to change the rear drums and shoes on a 2004 Dodge Neon.  Many other cars with rear drum/shoe setups are similar or the same. Check out my web site! http://nukem384.blogspot.com
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Thu, 6 Jun 2013 19:27:38 PDT
Tutorial: Change Front Brake Pads and Rotors on a 2004 Dodge Neon SXT http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Change-Front-Brake-Pads-and-Rotors-on-a-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/ZTGF/HHI4UKRY/FMCZTGFHHI4UKRY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/ZTGF/HHI4UKRY/FMCZTGFHHI4UKRY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/ZTGF/HHI4UKRY/FMCZTGFHHI4UKRY.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Learn how to change the front brake pads and rotors on a 2004 Dodge Neon. Check out my web site: http://nukem384.blogspot.com
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Mon, 3 Jun 2013 19:10:23 PDT
carburettor model, and how it works, http://www.instructables.com/id/carburettor-model-and-how-it-works/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/K3NM/HH2VMQA1/FMZK3NMHH2VMQA1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/K3NM/HH2VMQA1/FMZK3NMHH2VMQA1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/K3NM/HH2VMQA1/FMZK3NMHH2VMQA1.SMALL.jpg danbranxl Ever wanted to make a model of a carburettor? me neither, but anyway, using a toilet roll and some other bits of cardboard you can roll it up to made a demonstration of how the venturi effect works in the carbie.  use the toilet roll and put a squire through each end. then make a valve like thing so...
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Fri, 24 May 2013 03:26:20 PDT
Tutorial: Learn how to Roll Your Fenders on a 2005 Subaru WRX http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Learn-how-to-Roll-Your-Fenders-on-a-2005/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/Y6QD/HGU2PIDQ/FH7Y6QDHGU2PIDQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/Y6QD/HGU2PIDQ/FH7Y6QDHGU2PIDQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/Y6QD/HGU2PIDQ/FH7Y6QDHGU2PIDQ.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Learn how to roll your fenders if you have big aftermarket wheels that stick out and give you rubbing problems. This is a pretty generic tutorial that will work on any car. Check out my web site: http://nukem384.blogspot.com
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Mon, 20 May 2013 21:30:18 PDT
Tutorial: Change Acura RSX Type S Transmission Fluid http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Change-Acura-RSX-Type-S-Transmission-Flu/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/WC5H/HGH6XHQX/FF4WC5HHGH6XHQX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/WC5H/HGH6XHQX/FF4WC5HHGH6XHQX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/WC5H/HGH6XHQX/FF4WC5HHGH6XHQX.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Learn how to change the tranny fluid on your Acura RSX Type S. Many other Honda's and Acura's are the exact same. Check out my web site! http://nukem384.blogspot.com
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Thu, 9 May 2013 19:25:16 PDT
How to Start a Car After a Very Very Long Time in Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Start-a-Car-After-a-Very-Very-Long-Time-in/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/CNPP/HFSHUEA6/FGGCNPPHFSHUEA6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/CNPP/HFSHUEA6/FGGCNPPHFSHUEA6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/CNPP/HFSHUEA6/FGGCNPPHFSHUEA6.SMALL.jpg mrrikjit My grandfather's brother won this car in a lottery in 1957. He had no driver's license, but his brothers used to give him a lift in it. From 1975 to 1996, the car was parked in my grandfather's brother's garage. My grandfather moved the car on a trailer in 1996 to his garage a few miles away. It has...
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Sat, 4 May 2013 03:57:42 PDT
Tutorial: Change Your Acura RSX Type S Spark Plugs http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Change-Your-Acura-RSX-Type-S-Spark-Plugs/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/EDO6/HFPTET3S/FHUEDO6HFPTET3S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/EDO6/HFPTET3S/FHUEDO6HFPTET3S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/EDO6/HFPTET3S/FHUEDO6HFPTET3S.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Learn how to change the spark plugs on your Acura RSX Type S.  Basically any car, this procedure will work. Check out my web site! http://nukem384.blogspot.com
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Thu, 2 May 2013 18:52:06 PDT
Tutorial: Change Your Acura RSX Type S Cabin Air Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Change-Your-Acura-RSX-Type-S-Cabin-Air-F/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/OA52/HFSHTVMK/FFHOA52HFSHTVMK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/OA52/HFSHTVMK/FFHOA52HFSHTVMK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/OA52/HFSHTVMK/FFHOA52HFSHTVMK.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Learn how to change the cabin air filter in your Acura RSX Type S.  This tutorial is the same on many other Honda and Acura models. Check out my web site! http://nukem384.blogspot.com
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Mon, 29 Apr 2013 21:06:06 PDT