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VW Diesel Owners: Here's What We Know

09.28.2015

The Volkswagen emissions scandal is stunning in scope, but has plenty of precedent. How did they think they were going to get away with it this time?

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How Green Was My Volkswagen

09.25.2015

How would it feel to eat a meal 40 times larger -- or drink a beer forty times bigger -- than what you’d ordered or what doctors, scientists and government regulators recommended? And then to realize you've been tricked into doing it?

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Can Car Talk Help Cheryl Get Some Sleep?

09.24.2015

Cheryl suspects that one of her neighbors has a malfunctioning car alarm. Every night it beeps about six times and wakes her and her husband up. Can Car Talk solve the mystery of the midnight beeping?

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I bought a 2015 VW diesel. I also suffer from Asthma. Boy, am I ticked off.

09.22.2015

Pass the Ventolin and—oh, one other thing—F*&% You, VW. Car Talk's Senior Web Lackey on VW's massive diesel deceit.

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The VW Betrayal: Car Talk Interviews Dan Neil

09.22.2015

One of our favorite automotive journalists, and favorite writers, Dan Neil from the WSJ gives us his thoughts so far on the VW betrayal.

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Today: Fix for a Leaky Sunroof?

09.22.2015

Sharon replaced the leaky sunroof in her Toyota RAV4 two years ago. Now she's hearing water in the roof again. Can she dry out the roof? Or does Car Talk have a better idea? Find out.

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VW's Diesel Deception: Auto News Updates

09.22.2015

All of Car Talk's coverage of VW's unfolding diesel scandal.

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The Blue Tec Blues

09.19.2015

What can you say of the shocking news that Volkswagen devised – and, then, even more embarrassingly, employed – a super-sneaky software hack to make it appear to U.S. government regulators that 482,000 diesel engines it sold here were less polluting than they actually were?

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Auto News for Friday, September 18

09.18.2015

Safety advocates disgusted with Justice Department's deal with GM. If they’re disgusted with the deal, wait until they drive the cars!

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What's Causing Gas Smell at Stoplights?

09.17.2015

Dan's car is running just fine, but he's been noticing the smell of gasoline when idling at stoplights. The mechanic hasn't been able to replicate the problem. Car Talk's advice for detecting the source of the leak, right here.

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