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What Drives Owner Loyalty?

12.03.2014

Tesla's Model S, despite some reliability issues, tops a new Consumer Reports survey. It seems people don't love their cars because they're reliable, but because they're exotic, cool and maybe a bit dangerous.

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Today: Who Should Pay Mary's Repair Bill?

12.03.2014

Mary's engine failed at 10,000 miles, and her dealer says they'll cover all the repairs, except $500. Mary thinks she shouldn't pay a dime because the car was under warranty when she brought it in. Will Car Talk back her up? 

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Car Talk Auto News

12.01.2014

France wants to phase out diesel-powered passenger cars. Soot found on President’s prized brie apparently to blame. More automotive news from Car Talk right here.

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Buying Advice for Mark: Used Pickup Trucks

11.27.2014

Mark's in the market for a used pick-up truck and wants to know how far back he can safely go to get a decent Chevy, Ford or Dodge with the modern amenities... you know, fuel-injection and electronic ignition.

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What Were They Thinking?

11.26.2014

Our pal Motorhead Mama checked out the L.A. Auto Show and came back with one question: What were they thinking? 

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What's Wrong With Coasting?

11.25.2014

What's the best way to come to a stop when driving a manual? Car Talk explains, right here. 

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What Did Jesus Drive?

11.25.2014

From Car Talk's Department of Literature, Jamie Lincoln Kitman reviews "What Did Jesus Drive?" by Jason Vines. 

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A Bad Camry in a Good Land

11.24.2014

Strawberry milkshakes, pet rats, and the best rest area to get a good night's sleep between California and Michigan. On the road with intrepid Car Talk blogger Jim Hanna.

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Auto News

11.24.2014

Report: Land Rover to lodge complaint with China over LandWind's Evoque copycat. It’s an amazing copy: the fake will never, ever actually go off-road either! More Auto News from Car Talk, right here. 

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Car Talk Auto News

11.21.2014

 Takata’s Switch to Cheaper Airbag Propellant Is at Center of Crisis. And we thought the can of WD40 and the match was a brilliant idea. More Car Talk auto news, right here. 

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