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Computer scientist working at [A Facility] developing [Systems] that [Do Stuff] at [Places].

Daily driver: 2004 Subaru Impreza WRX hatchback


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revised Is it possible to paint my Mk1 Golf Engine in either Matte Black or Grey? If so, how?
It sounded like the engine paint was going to suddenly do burnouts and scream down the road.
Jun
12
revised Gurgling sound from blow off valve at medium RPM
added 917 characters in body
Apr
28
revised What to do with damaged alignment dowels in block?
edited title
Mar
24
revised Running with straight water as coolant in the summer. Is it fine?
Added Paulster's picture
Mar
2
revised Ford Escort - Brake Fluid leak in car
edited title
Feb
18
revised Will a radiator still work properly if laid on its side?
No such word as "layed." My monkey brain knew there was a spelling error but I couldn't see it on the page.
Feb
14
revised Stiff gearchange especially when cold
Too many parenthetical expressions! Made one sentence more declarative.
Feb
12
revised How can I get rid of door dings?
Slight modification to grammar and added more bricks to my wall of words.
Feb
11
revised What would cause a car to lose power a few seconds after starting, then run normally?
edited tags
Feb
11
revised Faulty TCC solenoid or bad computer?
edited tags
Feb
11
revised 2005 Dodge Ram: easy way to diagnose code P0420?
edited tags
Feb
11
revised P0420 code for 09 Murano
edited tags
Feb
11
revised What potentially may be wrong with a front-right leg of a stabilizer?
Cropped the main image and added Brian's suggestions.
Feb
11
revised What potentially may be wrong with a front-right leg of a stabilizer?
added 192 characters in body
Feb
6
revised Should I use coca cola or baking soda + water to clean my battery clamps?
deleted 67 characters in body
Jan
23
revised All weather tires vs winter tires
Fixing dumb typos.
Jan
7
revised Assuming identical and sufficient ABS, and ignoring aerodynamics, are tires the only factor for braking distance?
I originally cited the Physics of Racing and I now think that was a mistake. POR is a bit too simplistic: e.g., the friction budget is a rule of thumb, not a physical principle. Milliken and Milliken is strongly grounded in real data.
Dec
13
revised How much should I inflate my tire?
added a couple of words to point 1
Dec
13
revised How much should I inflate my tire?
Adding Compro01's suggestion to the super deflated tire.
Dec
2
revised Assuming identical and sufficient ABS, and ignoring aerodynamics, are tires the only factor for braking distance?
Added a missing preposition.