Staff Blog | Jul 21, 2017
Summer driving tips from Car Talk. Print these out for trouble-free motoring on your summer road trips.
What's worse than writing a check to the IRS? These jokes, probably. Read at your own risk.
Dear Car Talk
Dave's '86 Toyota pickup truck turns over...and over...but is reluctant to start. Is a weak battery to blame, or something else?
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Two friends are driving around town. They come up to a red light and the guy driving accelerates and speeds right through it. Naturally his friend is pretty upset by this. "You just blew through a red light! Are you out of your mind?"
Pat's hubcaps were left in the back seat after a visit to the tire shop. Was it forgetfulness, or something else?
Theories about frost heaves, the difficulty to find good entertainment in Maine, and why potholes have their own Wikipedia page, but illustrious Car Talk bloggers do not, right here.
Mike's cam sensor error isn't a good candidate for the black-tape 'fix', but there's good news.
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B.J.'s prodigal Silverado is home after theives used it for their getaway car, but the insurance company totalled it. Is it worth fixing?
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Leo wants to trade his '05 Buick for a stripped down car. Can he find a car that matches his bare-bones wish list?
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