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Columbo's Car: It was a Rare (and Ratty) 1959 Peugeot 403 Cabriolet

11.24.2015

Poor Lieutenant Columbo took a lot of grief over his ill-painted convertible, but at least he got to keep his car--the Ferrari-driving murderers were hauled off to jail without their keys.

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Turning the Electric Corner at the LA Auto Show

11.20.2015

Plenty of SUVs debuted in LA, but the subtext was a big shift to electrics and plug-in hybrids. Audi, for one, says 25 percent of its sales will be electric by 2025.

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Alonzo Bodden at the L.A. Auto Show

11.20.2015

Check out Car Talk's coverage of the L.A. Auto Show- featuring Alonzo Bodden.

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Today: What's Causing Heat Problem in Jerry's Town and Country?

11.19.2015

The heat is always on in Jerry's Chrysler Town and Country but his mechanic says nothing is broken. What's Car Talk's advice?

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Can Susie Revive Inherited Saab?

11.17.2015

Susie just inherited a 1983 Saab 900 Turbo hatchback in perfect condition...except for one thing-- it doesn't run.

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The 84-mpg, $6,800 Elio Coming to the LA Auto Show--With an Engine!

11.16.2015

The tiny two-seat Elio has been running around with a Geo Metro motor, but now it will have its own 0.9-liter, three-cylinder power plant. The Louisiana plant is set to produce cars in late 2016, but it's still tentative.

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6 Things Cars Don't Have Any More (Good and Bad)

11.13.2015

Remember vent windows? How about sidemount tires, generators, spare tires, bench seats and manual-transmission options. All are as dead as the dodo, for better or for worse.

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What's Come Over Lisa's Volkswagen Jetta?

11.12.2015

Lisa's Volkswagen Jetta will play the radio and CD player without the key in the ignition. It never did this before. Can Car Talk explain what gives?

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Traveling With Pets? Make Your Life Easier

11.11.2015

Products that can make traveling with your pet a bit easier. From Car Talk's pet experts.

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Auto News for Wednesday, November 11

11.11.2015

Auto news from Car Talk. Stories from VW, Chevy, GMC, Ford and more.

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