As someone who has been in her fair share of fender benders, I know how much auto repair costs can pile up. After seeing the DIY attempts below, I’m glad I never got inspired to fix my vehicles on my own.
That’s because I certainly wouldn’t be able to do much better than these car fails if I tried tackling the dents and broken bits of an automobile.
You have to give some of them a little credit for at least getting creative with their hilarious “hacks” at solving issues ranging from a missing bumper to a dented door or a busted A/C.
But for the most part, they all make me worry about not only the safety of those traveling within the vehicles, but other folks out on the road with them.
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1. DIY Headlight
You just have to make sure you click every single one on and off on every night trip.
2. DIY Air Conditioner
This is just an accident waiting to happen when that unit eventually drops on a bumpy road.
3. DIY Front Bumper
At least the paint job matches the rest of the truck.
4. DIY Pickup Bed Door
Someone needs a lesson in hinges.
5. DIY Dent Cover-Up
I guess if you can’t afford to fix it, you might as well embrace it.
6. DIY Carpeting
Someone’s inner child decided to take over with this upholstery job.
7. DIY Back Bumper
According to the Reddit user who uploaded this gem, “This is what happens when you let a construction worker fix a car.”
8. DIY Side Mirror
What it lacks in style it makes up for in basic functionality, at least.
9. DIY Windshield Repair
Something tells me this boo-boo needs a bit more than a few bandages.
10. DIY Hood
How to take your car from “hot rod” to “ice-cold clunker.”
11. DIY Techy Side Mirror
As hilarious as this is, I really can’t imagine anyone getting a good visual from that tiny screen while actually out on the road.
12. DIY Wrapped Door
Good luck calling “shotgun” with this ride.
13. DIY Driver Door Lock
There’s just no way that little lock can handle the weight of the massive door for long.
14. DIY Back Window
Obviously, the solution to everything: duct tape!
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