Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars - featured https://www.instructables.com Tue, 17 Sep 2019 07:49:31 PDT BLOX v1.01 Toolless Jeep TJ Sway Bar Quick Disconnects https://www.instructables.com/id/Toolless-Jeep-TJ-Sway-Bar-Quick-Disconnects/
Toolless Jeep TJ Sway Bar Quick Disconnects - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/9Y5C/JU8N5B3P/F1N9Y5CJU8N5B3P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/9Y5C/JU8N5B3P/F1N9Y5CJU8N5B3P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/9Y5C/JU8N5B3P/F1N9Y5CJU8N5B3P.SMALL.jpg jafranswa Want easy to use well made sway bar quick disconnects for under $50? Good youre in the right place. These disconnects work the same as those offered by Steinjager. We will re-use the upper ball joint and connecting rod of the sway bar end link. The factory upper joint of the end link will not allow ...
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Mon, 8 Apr 2019 17:01:29 PDT
Handmade Offroad Buggy (UTV) https://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-Offroad-Buggy-UTV/
Handmade Offroad Buggy (UTV) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/Y7QC/JTIYHXX5/FUVY7QCJTIYHXX5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/Y7QC/JTIYHXX5/FUVY7QCJTIYHXX5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/Y7QC/JTIYHXX5/FUVY7QCJTIYHXX5.SMALL.jpg mertnalb I am a junior student at Turkey. After i learned Solidworks and 3d sketching methods, i started to planning it by myself. I got really helpful tips from the qualified work-mans when i get stuck and they handled the most of the building work like welding, cutting etc.. After really hard working effo...
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Fri, 22 Mar 2019 04:42:00 PDT
Hack an Auxiliary Input to a Car Stereo https://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-an-Auxiliary-Input-to-a-Car-Stereo/
Hack an Auxiliary Input to a Car Stereo - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/M9JM/JSUOWP2J/FAWM9JMJSUOWP2J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/M9JM/JSUOWP2J/FAWM9JMJSUOWP2J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/M9JM/JSUOWP2J/FAWM9JMJSUOWP2J.SMALL.jpg speedkar9 Here's how to hack an auxiliary input to your car’s stereo:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ON_JRcDdbKoAdding a 3.5mm jack is the cheapest way to get a clear audio signal from your phone to your car’s stereo, without having to worry about distortion or interference with a cassette adapter or FM trans...
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Mon, 4 Mar 2019 16:23:16 PST
Hidden Spare Car Key for Emergencies https://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Spare-Car-Key-for-Emergencies/
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Sat, 2 Feb 2019 15:47:30 PST
Trailer Bed https://www.instructables.com/id/Trailer-Bed/
Trailer Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/CIT6/JQWT28IO/F5GCIT6JQWT28IO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/CIT6/JQWT28IO/F5GCIT6JQWT28IO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/CIT6/JQWT28IO/F5GCIT6JQWT28IO.SMALL.jpg oldjeep This is a project that I never really intended, but the trailer I bought to haul leaves and gravel turned out to need more work than I thought - so here is the project I purchased a trailer that had been made from the back half of a pickup off craigslist for $100. It was a 3/4 ton chassis with a ...
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Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:16:35 PST
How to Polish Nail Scratches From Paint Around Door Handles https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Polish-Nail-Scratches-From-Paint-Around-Doo/
How to Polish Nail Scratches From Paint Around Door Handles - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/WMPZ/JQQYLE29/F3SWMPZJQQYLE29.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/WMPZ/JQQYLE29/F3SWMPZJQQYLE29.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/WMPZ/JQQYLE29/F3SWMPZJQQYLE29.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Hello everyone, in this particular tutorial I will be showing you how to remove scratches behind door handles made by finger nails. Typically what happens is when someone reaches for the door handle, they’re not overly careful and end up scratching the paint. This was quite a common issue when I wor...
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Fri, 11 Jan 2019 19:38:29 PST
How to Build a Rear Bumper With Swing Out. https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Rear-Bumper-With-Swing-Out/
How to Build a Rear Bumper With Swing Out. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/2VQG/JQGYOGB2/F5O2VQGJQGYOGB2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/2VQG/JQGYOGB2/F5O2VQGJQGYOGB2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/2VQG/JQGYOGB2/F5O2VQGJQGYOGB2.SMALL.jpg PliskinAJ A few caveats:1. This is for a body on frame vehicle. The project was specifically designed for 2013 FJ Cruiser.2. Check your local laws for legality.3. If you are going to do this you will have to make modifications to fit your vehicle.Okay, now we got that out of the way, most SUVs now do not come...
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Fri, 4 Jan 2019 11:15:52 PST
How to Remove Rusted or Seized Truck Bed Bolts https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Remove-Rusted-or-Seized-Truck-Bed-Bolts/
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Tue, 27 Nov 2018 15:42:54 PST
Micro Market Truck - Farmers Market Mini Truck https://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-Market-Truck/
Micro Market Truck - Farmers Market Mini Truck - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/M39L/JVH3EGBY/FRXM39LJVH3EGBY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/M39L/JVH3EGBY/FRXM39LJVH3EGBY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/M39L/JVH3EGBY/FRXM39LJVH3EGBY.SMALL.jpg ctstarkdesigns My wife runs a small bakery here in Central MA called Brynne's Bread (www.brynnesbread.com) and for the past eight years she has loaded up the back of the truck with tents, tables, crates, shelves, and other wares to display and protect her products at festivals and farmer's markets. Suffice to say ...
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Fri, 23 Nov 2018 05:50:27 PST
Truck Canopy / Topper https://www.instructables.com/id/Truck-Canopy-Topper/
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Thu, 15 Nov 2018 07:04:33 PST
Hack in a Bluetooth Connection to Your Car Stereo for $10 https://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-in-a-Bluetooth-Connection-to-Your-Car-Stereo-/
Hack in a Bluetooth Connection to Your Car Stereo for $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/562Q/JNZ4BBFX/FUP562QJNZ4BBFX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/562Q/JNZ4BBFX/FUP562QJNZ4BBFX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/562Q/JNZ4BBFX/FUP562QJNZ4BBFX.SMALL.jpg speedkar9 Here’s how to add a Bluetooth audio connection to any carstereo for under $10.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4RnIefAHDoo I’ll be demonstrating this on my 2004 Toyota Camry with a basic CD AM/FM radio. The first thing to do is remove the stereo.Remove a bunch of screws from the outside of the casi...
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Thu, 1 Nov 2018 19:13:19 PDT
How to Repair a Tire Leak Using a Plug - Everything You Need to Know https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-a-Tire-Leak-Using-a-Plug-Everything-/
How to Repair a Tire Leak Using a Plug - Everything You Need to Know - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/O3J2/JNULC67A/F78O3J2JNULC67A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/O3J2/JNULC67A/F78O3J2JNULC67A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/O3J2/JNULC67A/F78O3J2JNULC67A.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on how to repair a leak in your tire using a plug. Unfortunately the other day I was unlucky enough to pick up an S hook from a rubber tie down strap. As soon as I heard an odd noise, I pulled over immediately to inspect the tire and then continued to change out to my spare tire to pr...
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Tue, 30 Oct 2018 09:37:14 PDT
Simple Camper Conversion https://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Camper-Conversion/
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Sat, 27 Oct 2018 07:56:50 PDT
Custom Car Bubble Top https://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Car-Bubble-Top/
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Tue, 23 Oct 2018 10:50:27 PDT
DIY Spray Bed Liner for Jeep Interior https://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Spray-Bed-Liner-for-Jeep-Interior/
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Mon, 15 Oct 2018 13:11:32 PDT
Fix a Punctured Tire https://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-a-Punctured-Tire/
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Mon, 10 Sep 2018 07:35:52 PDT
Better. Faster. Stronger. Build Your Own Automotive ROOF RACK! https://www.instructables.com/id/Better-Faster-Stronger-Build-Your-Own-Automotive-R/
Better. Faster. Stronger. Build Your Own Automotive ROOF RACK! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/46GY/JLGUY6K2/FMK46GYJLGUY6K2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/46GY/JLGUY6K2/FMK46GYJLGUY6K2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/46GY/JLGUY6K2/FMK46GYJLGUY6K2.SMALL.jpg WAC_IDEAWORKS If you've been in the market for an automotive roof rack, you've probably noticed there are already a lot of options. Why take the time to build one yourself? Better! - Since you know how you plan to use the roof rack, you can make it infinitely adjustable to your needs. Using 80/20 extruded aluminu...
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Thu, 30 Aug 2018 20:47:19 PDT
Cheapest Way to Clean Wheels Like a PRO (Under 1,5$) https://www.instructables.com/id/Cheapest-Way-to-Clean-Wheels-Like-a-PRO-Under-15/
Cheapest Way to Clean Wheels Like a PRO (Under 1,5$) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/Z3RJ/JKSKE17T/FVVZ3RJJKSKE17T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/Z3RJ/JKSKE17T/FVVZ3RJJKSKE17T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/Z3RJ/JKSKE17T/FVVZ3RJJKSKE17T.SMALL.jpg CrazySurvivalSt We use oven cleaner that cost 1,12€ to clean the rims with perfect shiny results, like a professional. It takes less than 10 minutes and it is very easy. Citroën Berlingo 2017 alloy wheels are cleaned.You just need: Oven cleaner A buck of water Old t-shirt I bought the oven cleaner in Mercadona (Sp...
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Tue, 14 Aug 2018 13:20:27 PDT
Magnetic Phone Holder With Wireless Charging https://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Phone-Holder-With-Wireless-Charging/
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Mon, 30 Jul 2018 15:50:26 PDT
Tiny Wooden Car Build - Road to Guinness https://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Wooden-Car-Build-Road-to-Guinness/
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Mon, 25 Jun 2018 15:09:50 PDT
How to Flush Brake Fluid Using a Pressure Bleeder https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Flush-Brake-Fluid-Using-a-Pressure-Bleeder/
How to Flush Brake Fluid Using a Pressure Bleeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/0PGA/JI4UB1FS/FRS0PGAJI4UB1FS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/0PGA/JI4UB1FS/FRS0PGAJI4UB1FS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/0PGA/JI4UB1FS/FRS0PGAJI4UB1FS.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Tutorial on how to flush your vehicle’s brake fluid using a pressure bleeder. Here I am working with a 2007 Volvo C30. There is usually specific maintenance intervals for brake fluid and this information can be found in your vehicle’s owner’s manual. Some vehicles may require a replacement at every ...
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Sat, 9 Jun 2018 16:07:07 PDT
Make Your Own Shift Knob https://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Shift-Knob/
Make Your Own Shift Knob - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/ZU64/JHUTTKKN/F1DZU64JHUTTKKN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/ZU64/JHUTTKKN/F1DZU64JHUTTKKN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/ZU64/JHUTTKKN/F1DZU64JHUTTKKN.SMALL.jpg calem.dennis00 In this instructable, I will show you how to make your own shift knob. I made this one for a Honda Integra, but you can make them for any manual transmission car as long as you have the right thread on the nut. I chose to make this shift knob a ball, but you can use any shape that you would like. ...
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Fri, 1 Jun 2018 10:23:27 PDT
COMPACT CAR RAMPS FROM SCROUNGED WOOD https://www.instructables.com/id/COMPACT-CAR-RAMPS-FROM-SCROUNGED-WOOD/
COMPACT CAR RAMPS FROM SCROUNGED WOOD - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/X6EI/JGNWN4IG/FYVX6EIJGNWN4IG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/X6EI/JGNWN4IG/FYVX6EIJGNWN4IG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/X6EI/JGNWN4IG/FYVX6EIJGNWN4IG.SMALL.jpg ke4mcl BUILD A SET OF COMPACT CAR RAMPS FROM SCROUNGED WOOD!I recently went from owning an SUV as my primary vehicle to owning a Corolla iM hatchback. This car gets amazing gas mileage but in order to do that, it sits very close to the ground. This lack of ground clearance is not unique to this vehicle. It...
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Wed, 2 May 2018 09:35:35 PDT
External Boot Release https://www.instructables.com/id/External-Boot-Release/
External Boot Release - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/6U3W/JEEUDSJL/FNW6U3WJEEUDSJL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/6U3W/JEEUDSJL/FNW6U3WJEEUDSJL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/6U3W/JEEUDSJL/FNW6U3WJEEUDSJL.SMALL.jpg Jezza1234 Whilst the Subaru Liberty is an awesome car the lack of an external boot release button on the sedan is really annoying. The boot can be opened from the remote via the central locking system, but this requires pressing and holding a button which isn’t the easiest thing to do when your hands are full...
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Thu, 8 Mar 2018 05:52:44 PST
Classic GMC Motorhome Repurposed for Elder Care https://www.instructables.com/id/Classic-GMC-Motorhome-Repurposed-for-Elder-Care/
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Mon, 5 Mar 2018 12:22:33 PST
Radio Console for My Truck https://www.instructables.com/id/Radio-Console-for-My-Truck/
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Thu, 22 Feb 2018 06:08:36 PST
Repair Hyundai or Kia Flip Car Key https://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Hyundai-or-Kia-Flip-Car-Key/
Repair Hyundai or Kia Flip Car Key - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/F8GP/JDOUQEXZ/FAVF8GPJDOUQEXZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/F8GP/JDOUQEXZ/FAVF8GPJDOUQEXZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/F8GP/JDOUQEXZ/FAVF8GPJDOUQEXZ.SMALL.jpg mattm393 Photos: 1) New key from aliexpress, 2) An old key showing some wear n tear.This is a very rough guide to replacing the faulty case (fob, shell) of your 'flip' car key. This guide does not include replacement of the internal transponder and circuit board. If the former is you, then you're in luck as ...
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Thu, 15 Feb 2018 19:41:37 PST
How to Polish Scratches From Under Your Car Door Handles https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Polish-Scratches-From-Under-Your-Car-Door-H/
How to Polish Scratches From Under Your Car Door Handles - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/Y3LN/JD4UWKC4/FCHY3LNJD4UWKC4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/Y3LN/JD4UWKC4/FCHY3LNJD4UWKC4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/Y3LN/JD4UWKC4/FCHY3LNJD4UWKC4.SMALL.jpg rq2500 You may not have noticed before, or maybe you have, but most cars have a decent stock of ugly little scratches under the door handles. I think it's the result of rubbing your finger nails over it every time you grab the handle, it could be some sort of alien activity during the night, or maybe it's ...
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Sun, 4 Feb 2018 21:36:02 PST
Subaru BRZ Footwell Light Controller https://www.instructables.com/id/Subaru-BRZ-Footwell-Light-Controller/
Subaru BRZ Footwell Light Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/CZ6Y/JDCBJ2K7/FOICZ6YJDCBJ2K7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/CZ6Y/JDCBJ2K7/FOICZ6YJDCBJ2K7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/CZ6Y/JDCBJ2K7/FOICZ6YJDCBJ2K7.SMALL.jpg BenKoning I purchased a 2017 Subaru BRZ ...The Subaru BRZ is a fun and affordable sports car that seems to have a pretty big aftermarket following. Every day it puts a smile on my face, and no, Subaru is not paying me. While underpowered, it hugs the road like superglue and steers with the resolution of an el...
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Sat, 3 Feb 2018 21:47:46 PST
How to Build a Slide-out Bike Rack in a Camper Van Conversion https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Slide-out-Bike-Rack-in-a-Camper-Van/
How to Build a Slide-out Bike Rack in a Camper Van Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/TK3M/JD0K7B4N/FP8TK3MJD0K7B4N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/TK3M/JD0K7B4N/FP8TK3MJD0K7B4N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/TK3M/JD0K7B4N/FP8TK3MJD0K7B4N.SMALL.jpg atoine When converting our van in a camper van, we decided we wanted the mountain bikes to be stored inside the van for thief and climate protection. We also knew that loading and unloading the bikes would be a repetitive task and simplifying it would be much appreciated! We looked around and found that Tr...
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Mon, 29 Jan 2018 17:57:53 PST
How to Install a Propex HS2000 Heater in a Camper Van Conversion https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-a-Propex-HS2000-Heater-in-a-Camper-/
How to Install a Propex HS2000 Heater in a Camper Van Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/6LX8/JCUUNUXO/FK76LX8JCUUNUXO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/6LX8/JCUUNUXO/FK76LX8JCUUNUXO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/6LX8/JCUUNUXO/FK76LX8JCUUNUXO.SMALL.jpg atoine The Propex HS2000 and the Propex HS2211 are blown air space heaters fueled by propane or butane. Air for combustion is taken from outside and heat is transferred inside the van via a heat exchanger: it is therefore safe to use without having to vent the inside of the van and the blown heat is dry, n...
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Sun, 28 Jan 2018 23:21:57 PST
DIY Auto Repairs: Rear Bumper Cover https://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Auto-Repairs-Rear-Bumper-Cover/
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Tue, 16 Jan 2018 08:01:18 PST
Honda Civic Micro Camper/utility Trailer https://www.instructables.com/id/Honda-Civic-Micro-Camperutility-Trailer/
Honda Civic Micro Camper/utility Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/WH9L/JCAUKCVB/FPCWH9LJCAUKCVB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/WH9L/JCAUKCVB/FPCWH9LJCAUKCVB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/WH9L/JCAUKCVB/FPCWH9LJCAUKCVB.SMALL.jpg monickingbird Hi Everyone!Basically what I've done here is take a wrecked 1997 Honda Civic and turned it into a budget friendly, micro-camper/multipurpose utility trailer. Inside, it can accommodate a full size air mattress or futon, and also has provisions for handling cargo. There is a 12 volt DC lighting syste...
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Sat, 13 Jan 2018 07:20:59 PST
Replace Headlight Lamps on a KIA Ceed Left & Right Side https://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-Headlight-Lamps-on-a-KIA-Ceed-Left-Right-S/
Replace Headlight Lamps on a KIA Ceed Left & Right Side - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/EXHI/JC6JXU88/FKEEXHIJC6JXU88.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/EXHI/JC6JXU88/FKEEXHIJC6JXU88.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/EXHI/JC6JXU88/FKEEXHIJC6JXU88.SMALL.jpg dekeros Hi! It's quite easy to change/replace the lamp/bulb on the headlights on a Kia Ceed. It doesnt take many minutes and its easy. It could also save you a couple of bucks by doing it yourself instead of leaving it to the car mechanic.If you just want the moving pictures of this, there is a small video....
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Tue, 9 Jan 2018 12:09:35 PST
How to Upgrade Your Vehicle's Exterior Incandescent Bulb to LED https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Upgrade-Your-Vehicles-Exterior-Incandescent/
How to Upgrade Your Vehicle's Exterior Incandescent Bulb to LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/N2WF/JC0U9M9V/FBIN2WFJC0U9M9V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/N2WF/JC0U9M9V/FBIN2WFJC0U9M9V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/N2WF/JC0U9M9V/FBIN2WFJC0U9M9V.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Tutorial on how to upgrade your vehicles factory exterior incandescent bulbs to LED. For this I am working with a 1998 Ford Ranger, upgrade procedures will vary between vehicles, but for the most part it's quite straight forwards. This write-up will include upgrading your signal lights, reverse ligh...
By: 4DIYers

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Fri, 5 Jan 2018 16:51:07 PST
Top 10 Money Saving Auto Repair Tips https://www.instructables.com/id/Top-10-Money-Saving-Auto-Repair-Tips-You-Can-Do-Yo/
Top 10 Money Saving Auto Repair Tips - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/8BAR/JC0U98Z7/FSX8BARJC0U98Z7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/8BAR/JC0U98Z7/FSX8BARJC0U98Z7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/8BAR/JC0U98Z7/FSX8BARJC0U98Z7.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on my top 10 repairs or maintenance work that you can do yourself to save money. This list will be from the easier repairs to slightly more complicated repairs, all can be done with minimal tools, limited experience, and with minimal risk of damage. When I worked at a dealership, I wo...
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Fri, 5 Jan 2018 12:14:38 PST
Car Phone Mount Using PVC https://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Phone-Mount-Using-PVC/
Car Phone Mount Using PVC - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/XA21/JC0U7LJS/FZJXA21JC0U7LJS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/XA21/JC0U7LJS/FZJXA21JC0U7LJS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/XA21/JC0U7LJS/FZJXA21JC0U7LJS.SMALL.jpg JezouaA Despite of the handful of infotainment systems and hands-free features our car offers, most of us have that uneasy feeling of incompleteness when we cannot use our phones during our daily drive. Of course there are available car phone mounts sold everywhere but sometimes their designs are just not w...
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Thu, 4 Jan 2018 20:11:06 PST
Customized Car Instrument Cluster Gauge Face https://www.instructables.com/id/Customized-Car-Instrument-Cluster-Gauge-Face/
Customized Car Instrument Cluster Gauge Face - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F57/8V83/JC2Y9HR9/F578V83JC2Y9HR9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F57/8V83/JC2Y9HR9/F578V83JC2Y9HR9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F57/8V83/JC2Y9HR9/F578V83JC2Y9HR9.SMALL.jpg JenieT Our trusty old Mazda 323BG's (1994) instrument cluster is clearly showing its age. Its lights are too dim to see at night and the design is clearly outdated so I decided to do something about it and give her a much needed "face-lift" :-)What you'll need: Workshop Manual for your car Screwdrivers Iso...
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Thu, 4 Jan 2018 08:50:46 PST
Custom Pick Up Truck Bed https://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Pick-Up-Truck-Bed/
Custom Pick Up Truck Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/3WQ6/JBWK18QO/FEW3WQ6JBWK18QO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/3WQ6/JBWK18QO/FEW3WQ6JBWK18QO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/3WQ6/JBWK18QO/FEW3WQ6JBWK18QO.SMALL.jpg ReconDigital My dad and I built him a custom flatbed for his 2000 Toyota Tundra out of wood. Neither of us is really tooled or experienced in working with metal so once the change is mad from the metal of the frame to the wood , then the construction is much the same as building a deck. and it is easier to repai...
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Wed, 3 Jan 2018 18:22:18 PST
5 Ways How to Remove a Stuck Brake Drum https://www.instructables.com/id/5-Ways-How-to-Remove-a-Stuck-Brake-Drum/
5 Ways How to Remove a Stuck Brake Drum - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/HY1D/JBE171VS/F1EHY1DJBE171VS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/HY1D/JBE171VS/F1EHY1DJBE171VS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/HY1D/JBE171VS/F1EHY1DJBE171VS.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on the five different ways to remove a stuck drum on a brake assembly. Depending on how the drum is stuck will affect which method is needed to remove the drum. You should get able to get an idea of how the drum is stuck by trying to move it. Either by rotating or trying to pull it fr...
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Thu, 21 Dec 2017 10:21:12 PST
How to Polish Old Rust Stained Chrome Wheels https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Polish-Old-Rust-Stained-Chrome-Wheels/
How to Polish Old Rust Stained Chrome Wheels - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/2BCG/JBE12PN6/FRP2BCGJBE12PN6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/2BCG/JBE12PN6/FRP2BCGJBE12PN6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/2BCG/JBE12PN6/FRP2BCGJBE12PN6.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on how to clean and polish chrome wheels. Having the tires mounted on the wheels or the wheels on or off the vehicle does not matter. If the chrome surface has rusting, this cannot be fixed with this method. Being that chrome is a plating on metal, this plated surface is damaged. With...
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Wed, 20 Dec 2017 08:33:18 PST
Replace Leaking Oil Filter to Block Adapter Gasket in Mercury Marauder or Ford Mustang or Any Ford Modular V8. https://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-Leaking-Oil-Filter-to-Block-Adapter-Gasket/
Replace Leaking Oil Filter to Block Adapter Gasket in Mercury Marauder or Ford Mustang or Any Ford Modular V8. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/80VG/JBE10OI5/FP980VGJBE10OI5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/80VG/JBE10OI5/FP980VGJBE10OI5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/80VG/JBE10OI5/FP980VGJBE10OI5.SMALL.jpg ByronR18 You're going to want this felpro gasket, as well as these o-rings. Find them. Buy them.https://www.amazon.com/Sterling-Seal-ORVT015x50-Nu...The o-rings are standard -015 o-rings. Pay attention to materials and durometer. You want a 70 or harder durometer and a material that will withstand oil an...
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Wed, 20 Dec 2017 06:58:34 PST
3 Causes of Uneven Brake Pad Wear https://www.instructables.com/id/3-Causes-of-Uneven-Brake-Pad-Wear/
3 Causes of Uneven Brake Pad Wear - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/N7SY/JBE13MC2/FTAN7SYJBE13MC2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/N7SY/JBE13MC2/FTAN7SYJBE13MC2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/N7SY/JBE13MC2/FTAN7SYJBE13MC2.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on how to the three things which cause uneven pad wear. This video only applies to disc brakes assemblies. Designs may vary between disk brake and caliper designs. Uneven pad wear will shorten the life expectancy of your pads along with reducing your braking performance, therefore the...
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Tue, 19 Dec 2017 23:42:42 PST
Why I Wear Gloves https://www.instructables.com/id/Why-I-Wear-Gloves/
Why I Wear Gloves - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F36/XQPU/JB6UCFE0/F36XQPUJB6UCFE0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F36/XQPU/JB6UCFE0/F36XQPUJB6UCFE0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F36/XQPU/JB6UCFE0/F36XQPUJB6UCFE0.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tech tip on why to wear gloves when working on any projects. The rubber gloves I normally wear are made of a Nitrile compound which is particular great for people who are sensitive to latex as they are made of a 100% synthetic rubber instead. They feature a thicker layer which is very durable,...
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Sun, 17 Dec 2017 09:18:20 PST
Apocalypse Mad Max Super Charger https://www.instructables.com/id/Apocalypse-Mad-Max-Super-Charger/
Apocalypse Mad Max Super Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/XCRK/JCKV0T2R/FZPXCRKJCKV0T2R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/XCRK/JCKV0T2R/FZPXCRKJCKV0T2R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/XCRK/JCKV0T2R/FZPXCRKJCKV0T2R.SMALL.jpg FriendOfHumanity I attended a small festival that was Apocalypse themed ( mainly cars ).With not much notice I Mad-Maxed mine up with some mud and a fake supercharger.I liked the charger so much, that now, it is permanently on my car and makes virtually all men stare at it , as I go past with either slack jawed conf...
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Fri, 15 Dec 2017 13:45:09 PST
Vw Jetta '04 Tdi Pierburg Fuel Pump Clean/Fix https://www.instructables.com/id/Vw-Jetta-04-Tdi-Pierburg-Fuel-Pump-CleanFix/
Vw Jetta '04 Tdi Pierburg Fuel Pump Clean/Fix - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/I4JF/JB3ZT6K5/F1VI4JFJB3ZT6K5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/I4JF/JB3ZT6K5/F1VI4JFJB3ZT6K5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/I4JF/JB3ZT6K5/F1VI4JFJB3ZT6K5.SMALL.jpg jur-and after lifting a back seat on the passenger side and unscrew the cover, you have access to a pump. if the black nut is not tight good enough, the fuel will appear on the top. prevent this after cleaning or fixing the device. now, press the snaps showed on the picture and lift the fuel hoses. disconne...
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Thu, 14 Dec 2017 09:02:15 PST
My Top 14 Brake Replacement Tips https://www.instructables.com/id/My-Top-14-Brake-Replacement-Tips/
My Top 14 Brake Replacement Tips - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FME/IJ0E/JB3ZKQVS/FMEIJ0EJB3ZKQVS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FME/IJ0E/JB3ZKQVS/FMEIJ0EJB3ZKQVS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FME/IJ0E/JB3ZKQVS/FMEIJ0EJB3ZKQVS.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on the top 14 brake tips for both drum and disc brake assemblies on vehicles. This is a list of tips that I find important when maintaining the brakes on your vehicle. Please feel free to share your own tips as well in the comments below. These tips are extremely important as they wil...
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Tue, 12 Dec 2017 16:39:50 PST
Padded Armrest for Truck https://www.instructables.com/id/Padded-Armrest-for-Truck/
Padded Armrest for Truck - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/XIYX/JAWTVDCF/FIXXIYXJAWTVDCF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/XIYX/JAWTVDCF/FIXXIYXJAWTVDCF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/XIYX/JAWTVDCF/FIXXIYXJAWTVDCF.SMALL.jpg knife141 I recently went on a 1,300 mile trip in my new truck, and decided I needed a bit more padding in the door armrests. I tend to drive with my elbow resting on the door's armrest, and after a few hours began wishing I had a bit more padding there. I checked on the internet to see what might be availa...
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Fri, 8 Dec 2017 06:29:46 PST
Building a Custom Automotive Wheel From Scratch https://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Custom-Automotive-Wheel-From-Scratch/
Building a Custom Automotive Wheel From Scratch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/ZEW0/JAVCPE56/FSWZEW0JAVCPE56.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/ZEW0/JAVCPE56/FSWZEW0JAVCPE56.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/ZEW0/JAVCPE56/FSWZEW0JAVCPE56.SMALL.jpg Willys36 Problem; I needed a set of custom wheels not available from any commercial supplierI just completed a life-long dream project of reproducing a famous but long lost show car from the early 1960s. I fell in love with Ed Roth's Mysterion show car as a kid in 1963. Ed built the fiberglass car in 1962 ...
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Wed, 6 Dec 2017 14:53:04 PST
How to Upgrade Your Brake Lights to LED https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Upgrade-Your-Brake-Lights-to-LED/
How to Upgrade Your Brake Lights to LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/K93W/JAMTY4ZQ/FSRK93WJAMTY4ZQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/K93W/JAMTY4ZQ/FSRK93WJAMTY4ZQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/K93W/JAMTY4ZQ/FSRK93WJAMTY4ZQ.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on how to upgrade your brake lights to LEDs along with what the benefits. For this I am working with a 1998 Ford Ranger and AuxBeam has provided me with the bulbs required for the replacement. Bulb replacement procedures will vary between vehicles, so tail lights need to be fully remo...
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Sat, 2 Dec 2017 23:34:57 PST