Today: Is Cathy Stuck With Son's Sebring?

03.28.2013

Cathy's son moved to Europe and left his 2001 Chrysler Sebring with his mother. Problem is, the engine imploded only a few weeks after his departure. They still owe a few payments on the car and now Cathy's not sure what to do with it once it's paid off. What will Tom and Ray reccomend? 

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Missed Signals and the Overheating Taxi

03.26.2013

Russ's taxi just blew its head gasket and he wants to know whether he missed any warning signals that could have prevented it. Tom and Ray say there were plenty of warning signals and want to know why Russ chose to ignore them all. Find out where Russ went wrong, right here. 

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Why Is Moon's Mitsubishi Squeaking?

03.21.2013

Moon's Mitsubishi Lancer started squeaking when it rains, and now it squeals and whines all the time. Tom and Ray say she has two choices--either she can get it checked out, or she can just wait for the belt to break and fall off. Then she'll be able to enjoy the silence once again! 

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Today: Who Will Check Rick's Oil?

03.18.2013

Rick, a self-identified geezer, has reached the age where he just wants to pay someone else to check his car's pressure and fluids for him. But he's had no luck finding a gas station that offers this service. Tom and Ray think these services are less important than they used to be.

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Tell Me Again Why They're Called "Idiot Lights"...

03.14.2013

Travis's Subaru was running hot, but he was almost to his destination so he kept driving. Then he drove home again.

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God Save the Clutch

03.11.2013

Tesa has been driving stick for years but still harbors traumatic memories of learning to drive with her dad.

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Husband's Big Idea Will Pay Off... In 250 Years

03.07.2013

Laura's husband wants to convert their pick-up truck to run on diesel to save on fuel costs, but Laura is skeptical that the cost of the project is worth it. Tom and Ray do some calculations to figure out when they can expect to start turning a profit on this big idea.

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Today: How to Join Ray's Bonehead Support Group

03.05.2013

Tony was trying to save a buck by doing his own oil change and he accidentally drained the transmission fluid from his 2005 Toyota Sienna. And he was a few miles down the road before he realized his mistake. Now he wants to know what this boneheaded move is going to cost him.

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