Veloster Turbo Forum banner

diy

  1. Exhaust question

    Veloster Performance
    Hi all, I’m new to car modifications and had a question about exhausts. I know there are some specifically made for the VT. But can an exhaust from another make/model fit? Is it just a matter of where the flanges and hangers meet? Or is there another issue preventing that?
  2. Hyundai Veloster Dome Light Wire? For Puddle light or Footwell Lighting

    Veloster Electronics
    HI i just wanna know if anyone have figure out where are the wires underneath the dash, i know where to find it up above the dome light base on this article (How to install LEDs under dash?) but i would like to know if anyone have figure out if the wires are also connected underneath or are...
  3. Brickless Grill DIY

    Veloster Turbo DIY
    Recently bought and installed a mesh grill from customcargrills.com. I figured I'd post a DIY in case some of you are interested in doing this. Overall I think it turned out great. The install process was easy, but a little time consuming. The scariest part was using a dremel to hack up the...
  4. Rally Armor Mud Flaps Install Tutorial

    Veloster Turbo DIY
    Hey everyone, I have been meaning to post this video on here for the longest time. I created and installation tutorial for the Rally Armor mud flaps about 2 years ago when I first got my VT. Since then they have grown in popularity, and this video has gotten a fair amount of traffic over the...
  5. Small amount of oil on filter after change?

    Veloster Maintenance
    I did an oil change last week and I have drove the car since. There hasn't been any oil deposits on the ground (and it did sit for three days straight in the same spot), but I decided to take a look just to see if everything was clean and noticed some oil on the outside of the filter. I don't...
  6. trunk help!

    Veloster Turbo Problems / Help
    Help! Anyone know if there are wires behind this I'm installing a cargo net
  7. How To: Piercemotorsports front swaybar install

    Veloster Suspension
    1. Raise the vehicle off the ground. Removing the front wheels is not necessary but it may be helpful for you. 2. Once the vehicle is off the ground, remove the end-links from the end of the sway bar. 3. Remove the exhaust hanger from the rear of the downpipe, be sure to take the rubber mount...
  8. DIY Mud Flaps for under $20

    Veloster Appearance
    So Ive been wanting some mudflaps on the VT now for a while but I just cringe at the thought of spending $100 on some pieces of rubber. Ive searched for existing DIY flaps and there are a lot out there from serving trays to paint trays and more.. but I wanted to have a choice of color as well...
  9. Looking for Front Grille HOW TO

    Veloster Turbo Discussions
    I have seen pictures of multiple people that have made their own front grilles, honeycomb style, and am wondering if any of them have made any threads about the project. I am wanting to do this myself but would like a little direction before I start cutting and buying materials. HELP ME OUT
  10. That loco kid from the IE

    Introductions
    Hello guys, the name is Branden but they call me rico suave. I can tell you why but id have to set an apt. for the weekend to do so.:wink: Other then that, im an excellent mechanic, or so i'd like to think, but generally referred to as a DIY type of guy. I travel all over the place so feel free...
  11. Front camera mount DIY

    Veloster Turbo DIY
    Been thinking of doing this for a while now... Ill make it easy for everyone, One trip to Home Depot, 5 minutes later 1/4 -hex bolt 1" long, washer and nut, plastidip, loctite. And of course thank you hyundai for the tow hook. Simple mounting without breaking the bank. Enjoy!
  12. AEM CAI: DIY Installation and Post-Install Opinions

    Veloster Turbo Discussions
    Hi all, I just got the AEM 21-724C cold air intake system for my 2013 VT. This thread is directly "ported" from Veloster.org for my fine friends with VTs. First, a couple of things about my car: I have about 7500 miles on it, have already had my first oil change, and have an A/T. I have long...
  13. Steering Wheel Removal

    Veloster Turbo DIY
    1. Disconect the neg (-) battery cable. 2. Make sure the wheel is straight or put a piece of 1/2" masking tape from the back cover of the wheel to the cover for the column. Cut the tape between the two, this will give you a good visual when reinstalling the wheel. 3. Loosen the two mounting...
  14. Tinted Windows Megathread

    Veloster Appearance
    Window Tinting: it changes the look of your car while offering improved visibility on bright days. So let's talk Tinting. Tinting comes in the form of adhesive films which are cut to fit, then applied to the vehicles windows from the interior. Installation takes about an hour if the installer...
Top