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Old 10-11-2017, 01:39 PM   #1
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New Terminology

If SpaceX officials had their way, their recycled rockets wouldn’t be referred to as “used” or “spent.” Instead, a rocket that has been sent into space, recovered and refurbished would be called “flight-proven.”

I expect car sellers to use the term "drive-proven" or "road-proven" for their used cars. You heard it here first
(Mostly) Posted by Josh/AWE. Flapper valves are open at idle, close after 1100 RPM during part throttle. Full throttle 1st-4th gear the valves open until throttle let off. 4th gear, 1500 RPM to full throttle closed, closed until 3500 RPM, then open until lift off throttle.
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Old 10-11-2017, 08:08 PM   #2
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It worked once....must be good!

Modded cars are “Performance Enhanced”.
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Old 10-12-2017, 03:24 AM   #3
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Maybe Musk will start doing that with used Teslas, too.
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