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#0823: Lillian and the Thousand Dollar Valve

Original Air Date: 06.07.2008
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How you know when it's time to trade in your car, part two.

Call 1

Melody Geraci (Chicago, Illinois) - 2003 Chevrolet Venture

A transmission/wheel well/suspension question. As she drives, there

Call 2

Adam Stover (Baltimore, Maryland) - 1997 Nissan Maxima

An electrical/power windows question. Sometimes when he leaves his car and comes back, the front two windows are down. The first time it happened, it was after he lent the car to his girlfriend. Blamed her, but it

Call 3

Forest Huls (Sacramento, California) - 1994 Mitsubishi Galant

A heating/cooling/windshield/AC question. Windshield becomes extremely oily, gets smeared when he tries to clean it. He almost can

Call 4

Margaret Peiser (Muncie, Indiana) - 2000 Subaru Outback

A possible bogus brakes repair question. When she took her car in to the dealer, they told her she needs a

Call 5

Wolfgang Rueckner (Cambridge, Massachusetts)

Calling to correct guys on Tyler

Call 6

Tyler Hansen (Crested Butte, Colorado) - 1998 Jeep Cherokee

Guy who called with head-on collision question. T&R call him to apologize for saying he was wrong.

Call 7

Daria Ovide (, Minnesota)

buying...Has to get a car for her job. Gets a huge incentive to buy a American union made car. Wants small, reliable, fuel efficient. Guys recommend a Ford Focus, or, if she needs AWD, Pontiac Vibe.

Call 8

Lillian (Murfreesboro, Texas) - 1999 Lincoln Town Car

Radiator/dump/keep. 83 years old. She has a radiator leak

Call 9

Andrew Bill (Ann Arbor, Michigan) - 2003 Audi A4

A steering/suspension/tire question. He gets a vibration/noise when he turns the wheel to the left