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#0613: The Dashboard Hula Doll Dilemma

Original Air Date: 04.01.2006

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In this week’s show, listeners reveal their true feelings about their cars with some automotive haikus. (Thank goodness for day jobs!) Could Jim have a poltergeist in his glove compartment? Why do Chloe's mechanics always run for cover when she pulls into the shop? And holy Sonja Henie’s grass skirt! Will found the perfect hula doll for his dashboard, but there’s one little problem that could spell the last dance for both of them! Find out what could, or should, come between them, and much more, in this week’s Car Talk.

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