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Chick Cars and Guys Cars: Nominations Are Open!

09.26.2014

Is there such a thing as "chick cars" and "guy cars"? Tommy wants to know, and we need your help to settle this once and for all. 

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A Little Night Music

09.25.2014

The radio in Dennis's truck is turning itself on and off, even when the truck is parked and turned off overnight. Dennis suspects battery corrosion. Will Tom and Ray confirm his theory? 

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An F-150 Near 30 MPG: Ford's Big New Winner?

09.24.2014

The current Ford F-150 is an ultra-popular gas guzzler. The fuel-efficient new model is a gamble. WIll it pay off?

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Is this Transmission Dishwasher-Safe?

09.23.2014

David wants Tom and Ray's permission to keep using the family dishwasher to clean his auto parts, but his wife and kids are crying "poison!" Is this an OK use for a home dishwasher--or will David find his major appliance privileges revoked?

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Forget that SUV: Five Great Alternatives

09.19.2014

Wish the high-center-of-gravity, low MPG SUV would just… go away? It’s not going to. But, here are some much better options, in our opinion.

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The Jaguar XE

09.18.2014

Our own Jamie Lincoln Kitman saw all three hours of the Jaguar XE global launch, so you don't have to. His findings, right here.

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The Air-Bag Connector Fix: Check Your Work

09.18.2014

Doug's a mechanic and a customer's air-bag connector was damaged during a steering rack replacement. He fixed but now he wants to make sure he did it right. What do Tom and Ray suggest?

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The Revolving Door: From Auto Safety Regulator to the Big Three

09.17.2014

After serving at federal watchdog NHTSA, the next step is working at one of the companies you used to regulate.

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Today: Why Does Nobody Make Little Trucks?

09.16.2014

Bryant wants a new truck but he's looking for something small, like those old Datsuns that used to be ubiquitous. Can Tom and Ray explain why nobody makes these anymore?

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Eco-Activism in Disguise: The Fastest Electric Motorcyle

09.15.2014

Eco-Activism in disguise? A Swedish-born American is out to prove that electric vehicles don't have to be "slow and boring." And at 241.9 mph, we'd say she's doing a pretty good job.

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