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#1013: The Wisdom of Yogi

Original Air Date: 03.27.2010

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This week on Car Talk, we prepare for baseball season with a few choice quotes from the one and only Yogi Berra. Then we prepare our callers for visits to their Loan Officers. First up is Emily, whose 600-dollar Volvo won't go into reverse. Then there's John, whose '84 Ford F150 is becoming more rust than truck. Meanwhile, out in Wyoming, Rebecca is wondering whether she should embrace synthetic oil, and Penelope in Washington is trying to decide which bit of Click and Clack wisdom is less lousy. Also, a simple oil change turns into the Worst Day Ever for Joe in Kansas City, and is a Honda Civic begging its owner not to move it from sunny Santa Barbara to Our Fair State? All this and more, this week on Car Talk.

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What was that rumbling noise, that caused the company van to break down? See if you can figure out Ray's new puzzler. Find out!

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Our favorite quotes from Yogi Berra.

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    Show Review - 1135

    by ncarter2312

    For jokesters, you listen well. Thanks for your advice and tips.

    Favorite Moment: the entire "Santa Barbara to" episode

    Show Review - 1136

    by Anonymous

    Show Review - 1139

    by Anonymous


    Hall-of-Fame language mangling.

    A humble request from a mechanic

    How to get better performance at the repair shop.

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