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  1. 453 Smart "Cradle" RETROFIT - Iphone 6+/Galaxy

    smart Modifications
    Aloha 453ers! With the Smart Connect App upon us, I have been faced with a problem. The Plastic Smartphone "cradle" that came with my 453 is (simply put) Amazing! I plugged it in and of course to much disappointment realized that my phone was too big. I enjoy my large mobile device and was let...
  2. My Smart 4 Seater...so To Speak

    My Smart 4 Seater...so To Speak

    Maybe not the best looking, but cost me only $50 to build and it works great.
  3. My Home Made Bike Rack

    My Home Made Bike Rack

    Had a few things laying around so decided to make my own bike rack for the SMART
  4. DIY cargo Shelf

    Interior & Exterior
    I've been needing a rigid cargo shelf for my dogs and other things. I wanted a level, carpeted area that could be installed and removed without tools, and could be stored behind the driver's seat when not in use. I made it from a piece of 1/2" plywood (18" x 48"), a length of piano hinge, a...
  5. DIY - Additional storage for the boot area

    smart Modifications
    Hey, Just added net pocket to the boot area. Here is step by step. 1. Get the metal coat hanger. Cut and bend it to the shape of boot pocket (see pictures). . . 2. Boot pocket already have cutouts for the wire to install. . 3. I used trunk storage net I found in my garage. I...
  6. Doug Thorley Exhaust install video

    smart Videos
    Here is a video to help you guys that are doing your own install. Thanks Nick
  7. Why change engine and transmission oil soon

    smart Operation and Maintenance
    Hey guys, I'm having so much fun with my smart fortwo passion. I did a special breakin which requires to change from synthetic to regular oil and then change it again at 40 miles: Break In Secrets**How To Break In New Motorcycle and Car Engines For More Power In addition I changed both the...
  8. Scangauge II - (Factory Look) Install

    smart Modifications
    Here is my flush "factory look" install of Scangauge II If anyone is interested, I took some pictures during install, so I can post DIY step by step. Cube ******************************************************************** Here we go! DO IT AT YOUR OWN RISK! ;-) Tools: DREMEL WARNING...
  9. HID Install done today!

    Interior & Exterior
    Perfect fitment, was all plug and play. No splicing wires. The kit was extremely well built and will post some night shots later.
  10. Smart Fortwo Gauges Modified

    Smart Fortwo Gauges Modified

    Tearing apart the smart fortwo gauges - How to take a part the gauges
  11. Smart Fortwo Gauges Cover

    Smart Fortwo Gauges Cover

    Tearing apart the smart fortwo gauges - How to take a part the gauges
  12. Smart Fortwo Gauges Front Piece

    Smart Fortwo Gauges Front Piece

    Tearing apart the smart fortwo gauges - How to take a part the gauges
  13. Smart Fortwo Gauges Taken Apart

    Smart Fortwo Gauges Taken Apart

    Tearing apart the smart fortwo gauges - How to take a part the gauges
  14. Semi-official "how to change your oil"

    Technical "stickies"
    I realize there's a couple threads that discuss the oil changes but I wanted to create a single spot for just "how-to" oil change information. I have the approved dealer list of oils as well as the step-by-step instructions from the service manual. I had to scan them and the font was really...
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