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What's the Best Way to Keep a Battery Charged?

03.24.2016

Marty has a GMC pickup that he rarely uses. What's the best way to keep the battery charged? 

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Auto Retro Barcelona: The Universal Language of Cars

03.23.2016

What's the Spanish phrase for "Hey, nice car?" Car Talk checks out an auto show in Barcelona. 

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Auto News for Wednesday, March 23

03.23.2016

Low gas prices mean bad news for Gulf of Guinea pirates. More automotive stories. 

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Vintage Racing Is Not for the Faint of Heart (or Wallet)

03.22.2016

Old race cars are holes into which you pour money, and forget the prize money, but nothing else outside the bedroom offers comparable thrills and chills.

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Can Car Talk Solve Marital Dispute About the AC?

03.22.2016

Bill and his wife had a car years ago that would overheat on steep grades if they ran the AC. They've upgraded their cars since then but now they disagree on whether they still have to use the heater on inclines. Who's side will Car Talk take? 

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Auto News for Monday, March 21

03.21.2016

Stories from Lyft Stories from Lyft, VW, Porsche and more. 

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We Volunteer: Automakers Agree to Make Auto Emergency Braking Standard by 2022

03.19.2016

Forget the slow "rulemaking," the feds say, lets start saving lives as soon as possible.

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Today: What's Wrong With Bonnie's Lincoln Navigator?

03.18.2016

The air suspension system on Bonnie's 2003 Lincoln Navigator seems to work fine until the weather gets cold. Can Car Talk diagnose the problem?

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Auto News for Wednesday, March 16

03.16.2016

Stories from GM, VW, Chevrolet and more. 

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Does Oil Leak Mean Engine Death For Sue's Subaru?

03.15.2016

Sue just changed the head gasket on her 2002 Subaru Forrester. Now it's leaking oil. What gives? 

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