Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars - popular https://www.instructables.com Wed, 18 Sep 2019 21:37:52 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Reset Oil Life: Honda Civic 2005-2011 https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Reset-Oil-Life-Honda-Civic-2005-2011/
How to Reset Oil Life: Honda Civic 2005-2011 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/NPG6/IPY0LA9Y/FVANPG6IPY0LA9Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/NPG6/IPY0LA9Y/FVANPG6IPY0LA9Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/NPG6/IPY0LA9Y/FVANPG6IPY0LA9Y.SMALL.jpg The MechanicD This video will show you step by step instructions on how to reset your oil life indicator on a Honda Civic 2005-2011.If you liked this video and found it helpful feel free to like, share, and comment to help us bring even better content.For more oil reset and DIY maintenance, make sure to subscribe...
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 11:16:33 PDT
Subaru Outback Leaking Hatch Repair/Upper Brake Light Replacement https://www.instructables.com/id/Subaru-Outback-Leaking-Hatch-RepairUpper-Brake-Lig/
Subaru Outback Leaking Hatch Repair/Upper Brake Light Replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/GO41/J9OWGA6K/FV9GO41J9OWGA6K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/GO41/J9OWGA6K/FV9GO41J9OWGA6K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/GO41/J9OWGA6K/FV9GO41J9OWGA6K.SMALL.jpg dyencer After a recent hard rain, I noticed that the floor in the cargo area of our 2014 Outback was wet. Inspection of the hatch seal did not show any damage so I decided the most likely location for the leak was from around the 3rd brake light. The procedure below describes what I did to fix the leak but...
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Mon, 6 Nov 2017 05:26:34 PST
easy less then 10 dollar cup holder diy https://www.instructables.com/id/easy-less-then-10-dollar-cup-holder-diy/
easy less then 10 dollar cup holder diy - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/INTH/I20MGXJL/FBWINTHI20MGXJL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/INTH/I20MGXJL/FBWINTHI20MGXJL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/INTH/I20MGXJL/FBWINTHI20MGXJL.SMALL.jpg shanec663 this is a simple cup holder for the back seat of your car. made easy in only a few minutes buy a 3 inch female adapter, a 3 inch male plug and velcro twist the female adapter and the male plug together so they are tight attach the Velcro to the location you want the cup holder to be and the ot...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 09:46:04 PST
WRX Trunk rebuild - $24 https://www.instructables.com/id/WRX-Trunk-rebuild-24/
WRX Trunk rebuild - $24 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/2V40/G3KYADC7/FSB2V40G3KYADC7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/2V40/G3KYADC7/FSB2V40G3KYADC7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/2V40/G3KYADC7/FSB2V40G3KYADC7.SMALL.jpg scubaru So, I had some water damage in my trunk and for the longest time thought it was the wing on my trunk leaking.  Turns out I had 1" of water in the wheel well.  Finally decided to fix the problem.  This is being done on my 2004 Subaru WRX. Things to do before: Make sure you locate the source of the w...
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Wed, 23 Dec 2009 20:47:31 PST
Chevrolet Volt DIY Illuminated Charging Port https://www.instructables.com/id/Chevrolet-Volt-DIY-Illuminated-Charging-Port/
Chevrolet Volt DIY Illuminated Charging Port - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/LHR8/J1MEZJ5Z/FEVLHR8J1MEZJ5Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/LHR8/J1MEZJ5Z/FEVLHR8J1MEZJ5Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/LHR8/J1MEZJ5Z/FEVLHR8J1MEZJ5Z.SMALL.jpg heli__guy Chevrolet Volt has an optiona l illuminated charging portThis is a costly accessory especially in Canada costing around CAD$300.Which led me to seek a more affordable solution.I managed to build this using stock Angel Eye Halo COB LED for a fraction of the price.I think the end result is even better...
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Wed, 19 Apr 2017 08:15:46 PDT
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
Pickup Truck Ballast Rack https://www.instructables.com/id/Pickup-Truck-Ballast-Rack/
Pickup Truck Ballast Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/6IYG/GMX7SN34/FNH6IYGGMX7SN34.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/6IYG/GMX7SN34/FNH6IYGGMX7SN34.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/6IYG/GMX7SN34/FNH6IYGGMX7SN34.SMALL.jpg TheOlMaestro My wife's GMC Sonoma (codenamed "Rustbucket"), like most rear-wheel drive pickups, gets better traction during the winter when counterweights are in the cargo bed. In past years I lashed plastic cat litter containers filled with sand in place, but these would slide, and sometimes break open. This y...
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Mon, 25 Apr 2011 12:26:13 PDT
Miata Hardtop Rolling Rack that Stowes in the Trunk https://www.instructables.com/id/Miata-Hardtop-Rolling-Rack-that-Stowes-in-the-Trun/
Miata Hardtop Rolling Rack that Stowes in the Trunk - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/H929/IF0XUXE1/F5DH929IF0XUXE1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/H929/IF0XUXE1/F5DH929IF0XUXE1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/H929/IF0XUXE1/F5DH929IF0XUXE1.SMALL.jpg lcrookston What is that old saying? Necessity is the mother of invention? Not that I would be so bold as to take credit for this rolling rack design, but I did modify it to fit in my trunk. So maybe necessity was the mother of adaptation this time.I recently moved into my very own apartment, which is great,...
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Sat, 26 Sep 2015 08:09:41 PDT
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
Timing Belt & Water-pump Replacement: Toyota / Lexus V6 https://www.instructables.com/id/Timing-Belt-Water-pump-Replacement-Toyota-Lexus-V6/
Timing Belt & Water-pump Replacement: Toyota / Lexus V6 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/P2C9/HW43ZMZ7/FSEP2C9HW43ZMZ7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/P2C9/HW43ZMZ7/FSEP2C9HW43ZMZ7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/P2C9/HW43ZMZ7/FSEP2C9HW43ZMZ7.SMALL.jpg speedkar9 Here's a step by step video on how to replace the timing belt, waterpump, camshaft and crankshaft seals, idler pulleys and tensioner on a Toyota or Lexus with a V6 engine.Procedure is the same for all 1994-2006 1MZ-FE (3.0L) and 3MZ-FE (3.3L) engines, with the newer engines differing only in the ti...
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 08:07:43 PDT
Servicing the wiper motor on a Honda civic 99 https://www.instructables.com/id/Servicing-the-wiper-motor-on-a-Honda-civic-99/
Servicing the wiper motor on a Honda civic 99 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/95C7/I2XA8BTK/FTP95C7I2XA8BTK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/95C7/I2XA8BTK/FTP95C7I2XA8BTK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/95C7/I2XA8BTK/FTP95C7I2XA8BTK.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby The wiper motor on my car simply stopped parking itself and also the intermittent feature failed. I suspected the travel contacts within the motor assembly to be the source of the problems. Using a 14mm socket and rachet handle, I removed the hold down nuts securing each wiper arm. To remove ea...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 07:19:38 PST
Ford Edge Brake Booster Replacement https://www.instructables.com/id/Ford-Edge-Brake-Booster-Replacement/
Ford Edge Brake Booster Replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/E8HI/JLCKK9OS/F77E8HIJLCKK9OS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/E8HI/JLCKK9OS/F77E8HIJLCKK9OS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/E8HI/JLCKK9OS/F77E8HIJLCKK9OS.SMALL.jpg CupricTechGames. Ford has extended the warranty for brake booster replacement on some vehicles. The brake booster has been known to develop a rip in the diaphragm where the booster will fail intermittently. My mother's 2013 Ford Edge had the exact symptoms due to faulty parts, but did not qualify for the warranty ...
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Tue, 28 Aug 2018 19:18:52 PDT
Do Windshield Sunshades Actually Work? https://www.instructables.com/id/Do-Windshield-Sunshades-Actually-Work/
Do Windshield Sunshades Actually Work? - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/9UEF/J70QWSIA/F3R9UEFJ70QWSIA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/9UEF/J70QWSIA/F3R9UEFJ70QWSIA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/9UEF/J70QWSIA/F3R9UEFJ70QWSIA.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video demonstration on test if window sun shades actually work. Considering this car is over 30 years old, it has been exposed to UV damage within the interior. Materials will dry out over time, such as leather, vinyl, plastics, fabric, carpet, etc. This will cause them to crack, fade, discolour, an...
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Sat, 2 Sep 2017 16:28:47 PDT
How to Clean Up a Rusty Frame on a Budget https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Clean-Up-a-Rusty-Frame-on-a-Budget/
How to Clean Up a Rusty Frame on a Budget - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/PVAQ/JLQUURYT/FZYPVAQJLQUURYT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/PVAQ/JLQUURYT/FZYPVAQJLQUURYT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/PVAQ/JLQUURYT/FZYPVAQJLQUURYT.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Hello everyone, in this particular tutorial I will be showing you how to clean up a rust frame on a budget. Unfortunately the fender areas on this truck, both the front and rear seems to have the majority of rust with minimal frame paint left. Being that this truck was used in the country, the previ...
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Fri, 7 Sep 2018 03:51:25 PDT
Land Rover Range Rover L322 2006 +, Range Rover Sport, Discovery 3 EAS Air Compressor Repair Kit Instructions. https://www.instructables.com/id/Land-Rover-Range-Rover-L322-2006-Range-Rover-Sport/
Land Rover Range Rover L322 2006 +, Range Rover Sport, Discovery 3 EAS Air Compressor Repair Kit Instructions. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/MMLU/HSPP7WP2/FUQMMLUHSPP7WP2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/MMLU/HSPP7WP2/FUQMMLUHSPP7WP2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/MMLU/HSPP7WP2/FUQMMLUHSPP7WP2.SMALL.jpg x8rltd Is your vehicles air suspension rising slowly, noisily, or perhaps failing to rise at all? EAS Amber light lit, Fault code C1A20, C1A1364, C50, or C1A20-64 showing? One or more of these errors: “Suspension error only normal height available. ”“Suspension fault; pressure not rising quick enough.” Or...
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 05:10:45 PDT
Stake Sides/Fence Sides With Added Gates for 2014 Dodge 1500 4x4 Pickup Truck https://www.instructables.com/id/Stake-SidesFence-Sides-for-2014-Dodge-1500-4x4-Pic/
Stake Sides/Fence Sides With Added Gates for 2014 Dodge 1500 4x4 Pickup Truck - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/UMD4/IMXQOKSO/FIHUMD4IMXQOKSO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/UMD4/IMXQOKSO/FIHUMD4IMXQOKSO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/UMD4/IMXQOKSO/FIHUMD4IMXQOKSO.SMALL.jpg David_Z First; a few points of note Although I have carpentry skills, this is my first time undertaking a project of this nature. This is also my first Instructable. I am not an engineer but I am mechanically inclined. All photos were taken after the fact. I designed and built this f...
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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 13:41:30 PDT
How to Find a Coolant Leak https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Find-a-Coolant-Leak/
How to Find a Coolant Leak - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/9CR0/J48PPIJ4/FRM9CR0J48PPIJ4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/9CR0/J48PPIJ4/FRM9CR0J48PPIJ4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/9CR0/J48PPIJ4/FRM9CR0J48PPIJ4.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on how to find coolant leaks on your vehicle. Coolant leaks can certainly be risky on your vehicle as this can reduce the system’s pressure, drop the coolants level, and increase the chance of reducing air into the system. If left for longer periods of time, the leak may worsen and if...
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Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:41:22 PDT
Removing an alternator Pulley! https://www.instructables.com/id/Removing-an-Alternator-Pulley/
Removing an alternator Pulley! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/2OD1/IL4BD8XR/FDR2OD1IL4BD8XR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/2OD1/IL4BD8XR/FDR2OD1IL4BD8XR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/2OD1/IL4BD8XR/FDR2OD1IL4BD8XR.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Here is a good used alternator that was in my wife's car. The idiot electrician who installed it had dropped it and caused the pulley to be damaged but put it in the car anyway. The damaged Pulley caused the belt to be destroyed really fast. We got another alternator installed but this one is perfec...
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Sat, 27 Feb 2016 08:52:36 PST
How to Rebuild a Starter Motor https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Rebuild-a-Starter-Motor/
How to Rebuild a Starter Motor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/73YJ/J8UN36DZ/FU873YJJ8UN36DZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/73YJ/J8UN36DZ/FU873YJJ8UN36DZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/73YJ/J8UN36DZ/FU873YJJ8UN36DZ.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on how to rebuild a starter yourself at home. This is a great way to save money considering it’s only about $10 for replacement parts and a rebuilt replacement can around $150 depending on the vehicle. The repair maybe slightly more if you have to replace a solenoid.Tools/Supplies Nee...
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Wed, 18 Oct 2017 17:05:57 PDT
Replacing the Timing Belt (Honda Civic 1999, D15B engine) https://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-the-Timing-Belt-Honda-Civic-D15B/
Replacing the Timing Belt (Honda Civic 1999, D15B engine) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/3T27/IJ1RRV8L/FTP3T27IJ1RRV8L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/3T27/IJ1RRV8L/FTP3T27IJ1RRV8L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/3T27/IJ1RRV8L/FTP3T27IJ1RRV8L.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby The timing belt on my JDM 1999 Civic (D15B Engine) is due for replacement. My car uses a 103 tooth, 24mm wide belt. I purchased a Gates 5409XS Belt off Amazon.The usual safety precautions apply to this job:1. Handbrake Engaged and rear wheels chocked.2. Safety Stand to support the front of the car.3...
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Thu, 24 Dec 2015 18:45:11 PST
no weld go kart part 1 https://www.instructables.com/id/no-weld-go-kart-part-1/
no weld go kart part 1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/CY6L/GJC3PAML/FGICY6LGJC3PAML.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/CY6L/GJC3PAML/FGICY6LGJC3PAML.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/CY6L/GJC3PAML/FGICY6LGJC3PAML.SMALL.jpg BIGHAIRYDUDE no weld go kart build part one video link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qy8bPTasme8 part two video link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VJaDg45xNWo
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Thu, 17 Feb 2011 17:42:55 PST
How to Restore Faded Rubber or Plastic Trim https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Restore-Faded-Rubber-or-Plastic-Trim/
How to Restore Faded Rubber or Plastic Trim - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F68/XUG3/J6QQQJBA/F68XUG3J6QQQJBA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F68/XUG3/J6QQQJBA/F68XUG3J6QQQJBA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F68/XUG3/J6QQQJBA/F68XUG3J6QQQJBA.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on how to restore faded rubber or plastic trim. For this I am using a product called Back to Black by Mothers. Do you have a product used to restore faded trim, please be sure to leave your recommendations in the comments below. If the trim is too far gone, then it may need to be repa...
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Fri, 25 Aug 2017 10:54:18 PDT
Making a go kart from junk https://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-go-kart-from-junk/
Making a go kart from junk - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/8PGZ/IDBHZDRR/F5D8PGZIDBHZDRR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/8PGZ/IDBHZDRR/F5D8PGZIDBHZDRR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/8PGZ/IDBHZDRR/F5D8PGZIDBHZDRR.SMALL.jpg mrblank5 In this instructable i'll show you how to make your own go kart. FROM JUNK!!! This project is fun to build and fun to use. The only part you might have to buy is the engine, this part is optional because you can still use the go kart without an engine.In this instructable i will show you how to do b...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 20:39:55 PDT
Adding Driver Information Center to a new Chevy truck https://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-Driver-Information-Center-to-a-new-Chevy-tr/
Adding Driver Information Center to a new Chevy truck - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/4FM2/FCAENFH7/FEQ4FM2FCAENFH7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/4FM2/FCAENFH7/FEQ4FM2FCAENFH7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/4FM2/FCAENFH7/FEQ4FM2FCAENFH7.SMALL.jpg Smkyb This is an instructable showing the steps needed to add the Driver Information Center to an '07 or '08 Chevy truck. If you have purchased a new Chevy truck and you do not have a series of four vertical buttons on the dash panel to the left of the steering wheel you have a very limited version of t...
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Tue, 5 Feb 2008 20:32:24 PST
100 Truck Modifications https://www.instructables.com/id/Truck-Modifications-and-Upgrades/
100 Truck Modifications - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/8KMX/IXLAKUQ5/FOM8KMXIXLAKUQ5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/8KMX/IXLAKUQ5/FOM8KMXIXLAKUQ5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/8KMX/IXLAKUQ5/FOM8KMXIXLAKUQ5.SMALL.jpg buildingandblogging This is an tutorial is to give you an idea of thing that you can do to your truck to make it customized or to upgrade it. The truck I was doing this to is a 91 Chevrolet S10. I will show you stuff you can add to the exterior and interior. Most of this can be done to any vehicle. Before I got into m...
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Tue, 3 Jan 2017 18:01:26 PST
Sway Bar End Link Replacement https://www.instructables.com/id/Sway-Bar-End-Link-Replacement/
Sway Bar End Link Replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/PPTZ/IV0ANI77/FILPPTZIV0ANI77.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/PPTZ/IV0ANI77/FILPPTZIV0ANI77.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/PPTZ/IV0ANI77/FILPPTZIV0ANI77.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on how to replace a sway bar link. Normally the bushings will wear out over time, but in this scenario the center bolt broke. In the situation the center bolt broke on the other side, therefore both are being replaced. In the case that the bushings wear out, then you would hear a clun...
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Fri, 4 Nov 2016 09:37:37 PDT
Jump Starting Car With Drill's Battery https://www.instructables.com/id/Jump-Starting-Car-With-Drills-Battery/
Jump Starting Car With Drill's Battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/U3ZU/JA8JMEJ3/FFJU3ZUJA8JMEJ3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/U3ZU/JA8JMEJ3/FFJU3ZUJA8JMEJ3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/U3ZU/JA8JMEJ3/FFJU3ZUJA8JMEJ3.SMALL.jpg ShakeTheFuture 3 years ago, I published an Instructables where I demonstrated a way to jump start a car using a battery from a drill.Some people were not sure if it will work on bigger cars as the car I used at the time was Kia Picanto.In this improved Instructable, we'll jump start 2009 Opel Zafira, 2L Diesel and...
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 13:08:40 PST
How to Fix Common Electric Window Issues https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-Common-Electric-Window-Issues/
How to Fix Common Electric Window Issues - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FND/92UG/IQYT4HDY/FND92UGIQYT4HDY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FND/92UG/IQYT4HDY/FND92UGIQYT4HDY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FND/92UG/IQYT4HDY/FND92UGIQYT4HDY.SMALL.jpg yourmechanic If your car's electric windows are stuck open or stuck shut, it's a major inconvenience. If they're stuck open, you won't be able to close them in case of rain or to secure valuables. If they're stuck shut, you can't open them when you need to let in some fresh air or hand over cash at a toll both.I...
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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 20:28:24 PDT
Truck Canopy / Topper https://www.instructables.com/id/Truck-Canopy-Topper/
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Thu, 15 Nov 2018 07:04:33 PST
5 Ways How to Remove a Stuck Brake Drum https://www.instructables.com/id/5-Ways-How-to-Remove-a-Stuck-Brake-Drum/
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Thu, 21 Dec 2017 10:21:12 PST
How to Install Bonnet Lifters / Gas Bonnet Struts on your vehicle https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-Bonnet-Lifters-Gas-Bonnet-Struts-on/
How to Install Bonnet Lifters / Gas Bonnet Struts on your vehicle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F50/WFMS/IFGNVUV5/F50WFMSIFGNVUV5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F50/WFMS/IFGNVUV5/F50WFMSIFGNVUV5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F50/WFMS/IFGNVUV5/F50WFMSIFGNVUV5.SMALL.jpg Jedi_zombie85 Welcome to another of my InstructablesThis is the one of many to come for any petrol heads and gear monkeys out there.For this Instructable I will be usnig my pride and joy. My 1997 VW Golf Mk 3..........the VR6 edition ( 2.8ltr) ;) ;)Even tho the pics and discription will be for my car, this will t...
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Thu, 8 Oct 2015 02:54:20 PDT
How to Replace a Steering Rack https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Replace-a-Steering-Rack/
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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 13:01:41 PST
Paint your car wheels https://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-your-car-wheels/
Paint your car wheels - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/KPJX/IHCBXS0P/FEHKPJXIHCBXS0P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/KPJX/IHCBXS0P/FEHKPJXIHCBXS0P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/KPJX/IHCBXS0P/FEHKPJXIHCBXS0P.SMALL.jpg jason0901 Purpose To change color of your car’s wheels (rims) by using spray methods and to protect wheels from winter weather, salt, sand, ash, etc. Also readers not only can change wheels color but also can make wheels glossier.Introduction This instruction is for painting your car wheels color by using spr...
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Tue, 24 Nov 2015 10:10:39 PST
Custom Skull Gear Knob for Lift up Reverse (Renault) https://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Skull-Gear-Knob-for-Lift-up-Reverse-Renaul/
Custom Skull Gear Knob for Lift up Reverse (Renault) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/DDA1/H1YOJGPM/F94DDA1H1YOJGPM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/DDA1/H1YOJGPM/F94DDA1H1YOJGPM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/DDA1/H1YOJGPM/F94DDA1H1YOJGPM.SMALL.jpg Mr Chutney I've been wanting a skull shaped Gear knob since I first bought my van but unfortunately my vehicle uses a lift up collar on the gear shaft to move into reverse. Most custom gear knobs aren't compatible with lift-up shifters so I decided to make my own. My van is a Renault Kangoo but most Renaults h...
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Thu, 24 May 2012 14:19:30 PDT
What products to use and how to wax a vehicle https://www.instructables.com/id/What-products-to-use-and-how-to-wax-a-vehicle/
What products to use and how to wax a vehicle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F59/CJX2/H8FYP6G4/F59CJX2H8FYP6G4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F59/CJX2/H8FYP6G4/F59CJX2H8FYP6G4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F59/CJX2/H8FYP6G4/F59CJX2H8FYP6G4.SMALL.jpg nikolast Quickly remove any doubts you have about waxing your vehicle. Follow these simple steps and see your car shine like never before! Background: I have waxed and detailed cars professionally at dealerships and in my spare time for other individuals. Also, I have waxed large boats for boat dealerships....
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Mon, 29 Oct 2012 13:53:28 PDT
How to Clean Black Wheels https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Clean-Black-Wheels/
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Fri, 6 Apr 2018 22:35:34 PDT
How to Sneak in a V-Belt https://www.instructables.com/id/The-problem/
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Wed, 21 Nov 2012 10:11:49 PST
Audi needle sweep activation with VCDS https://www.instructables.com/id/Audi-Needle-Sweep-Activation-With-VCDS/
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Sun, 13 Mar 2016 08:55:39 PDT
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/
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Tue, 9 Jan 2018 12:09:35 PST
DIY Roof Rack - Ford Freestyle https://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Roof-Rack-Ford-Freestyle/
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Sun, 20 Jul 2008 08:09:39 PDT
Replacing AC Idler Pulley on my Honda Civic 1999 https://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-AC-Idler-Pulley-on-my-Honda-Civic-1999/
Replacing AC Idler Pulley on my Honda Civic 1999 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/2EBX/ICHHQ85D/F6N2EBXICHHQ85D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/2EBX/ICHHQ85D/F6N2EBXICHHQ85D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/2EBX/ICHHQ85D/F6N2EBXICHHQ85D.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby First the power steering pump belt has to be removed. The stone guard also needs to come down (taking off the left wheel is necessary). The centre nut is 14mm and has to be removed with its washer. Also the tightening bolt (10mm) needs to be backed off. Once done, the belt and pulley will come out...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 15:10:32 PDT
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
A-Frame Boom for Vehicle - Scavenge Huge Things https://www.instructables.com/id/Boom-Truck/
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Fri, 2 Apr 2010 10:19:52 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
How to Estimate the Axle Weights of a Standard 2-Axle 4x2 Class 6 Truck https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Estimate-the-Axle-Weights-of-a-Standard-2-A/
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Sat, 31 Aug 2013 13:31:23 PDT
DIY Dual Cup Suction Lifter Temporary Car Roof Rack https://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dual-Cup-Suction-Lifter-Temporary-Car-Roof-Rac/
DIY Dual Cup Suction Lifter Temporary Car Roof Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/4W9D/IVO3CF4K/FUS4W9DIVO3CF4K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/4W9D/IVO3CF4K/FUS4W9DIVO3CF4K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/4W9D/IVO3CF4K/FUS4W9DIVO3CF4K.SMALL.jpg jainrk I often rent cars to travel long distances. There are time I need to carry big things on the top of my rental or my little 1993 Honda Civic. There are times I need to transport a piece of furniture from IKEA. The closest one is about 250 miles from where I live. I also have carried bundles of trims ...
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Sat, 19 Nov 2016 09:11:04 PST
Replacing an Outside Tie Rod on a Honda CRV https://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-an-Outside-Tie-Rod-on-a-Honda-CRV/
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Fri, 24 Sep 2010 14:37:45 PDT
Cardboard Race Car https://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Race-Car/
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Thu, 11 Nov 2010 22:46:29 PST
How to Reset Oil Life: Ford Edge 2011-2015 https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Reset-Oil-Life-Ford-Edge-2011-2015/
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Sun, 3 Jul 2016 07:20:39 PDT
DIY Car Underbody Lights under 500 Indian rupees or just under 10-USD!! https://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Car-Underbody-Lights-under-500-Indian-rupees-o/
DIY Car Underbody Lights under 500 Indian rupees or just under 10-USD!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/YZET/IDWXJ4PU/FWGYZETIDWXJ4PU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/YZET/IDWXJ4PU/FWGYZETIDWXJ4PU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/YZET/IDWXJ4PU/FWGYZETIDWXJ4PU.SMALL.jpg sidnov Hola!I'm Sid studying high school currently. Its raining here in Mumbai, India.I undertook this about a month ago and i must say this project has been damn awesome. In Mumbai rains, you cant imagine driving actually, but this installation has borne it all. Everything including tough rains.. :-DThe c...
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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 10:07:54 PDT