Today's word of the day: "de-engineered." It's when someone uses a complicated and/or dumb fix to avoid a simple solution — like the Arizona pickup owner who cools his cab with a room-sized air conditioner duct-taped into the rear window.
It's oftentimes called "There, I fixed it," and we've featured a lot of it:
The best intentions of mice and modders often go awry. We follow up our last iteration of There, I Fixed It with a look through ten Jalopnik readers' best worst car mods.
Click on any of the photos to see some of the most poorly-conceived mods perpetrated by you, our dear readers. More »