Show Rundown

#0643: A Dope Smoking Hamster Commune Under The Hood

Original Air Date: 10.28.2006
Show Open Topic

Tom and Ray share a letter from a captive member of our audience. And when we say captive... we mean it.

Call 1

Tammie (Bakersfield, California) - 1992 Buick Roadmaster

A growling electrical noise. What could be the problem?

Call 2

Todd (Boulder, Colorado) - Buick

Transmission only works in reverse. Why is that?

Call 3

Peter (, Minnesota) - 1998 Acura TL

A hamster stuck behind the dash-- how to lure him out?

Call 4

Brenda Cominskus (, Oregon) - 2002 Subaru Impreza

Feels like he's slowly losing the clutch. What's the problem?

Call 5

Helen Fricker (San Diego, California) - 1997 Volkswagen Jetta

A stump the chumps guest! She's getting a noise from the clutch when it's hot. Did Tom and Ray help her? Find out.

Call 6

Ethan Weiss (, California) - 2000 Ford Windstar

Currently driving a Ford Windstar. But, he has his eye on a 1970's vintage BMW 2002. How can he convince his parents it's ok for him to go for it?

Call 7

Shenandoah Curley (, New Hampshire) - 1988 Toyota Land Cruiser

Smoke issuing forth from the car. What's going on?

Call 8

Robert Schilling (Vail, Colorado) - Subaru Outback

Lots of snow building up in the wheel well. What's going on?

Call 9

Jocelyn (Tecumseh, Michigan) - Buick

When driving at 30mph, does it take longer to stop in cruise control? There's a bet on this!