Show Rundown

#0633: It Was a Dark and Stormy Night

Original Air Date: 08.19.2006
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Some ill-conceived first lines to novels.

Call 1

Carissa (Weymouth, Massachusetts) - 1979 Volvo 240

Runs poorly when starting.

Call 2

Bob (Santa Rosa, California) - 1997 Geo Metro

WOn't come out of first when revving.

Call 3

Molly (Colorado Springs, Colorado) - Buick

Looking for a Colorado car.

Call 4

Jenny (Portland, Oregon) - 1995 Nissan Maxima

Doesn't start in hot weather.

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John (Appleton, Wisconsin) - Buick

Needs some winterizing tips.

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Christina (Lawrence, New Jersey) - Buick

Is ethanol bad for some engines?

Call 7

Bill (Charleston, South Carolina) - 1996 Ford Taurus

RPMs dropping when over 40mph with AC on.

Call 8

Juliette (Columbia, Maryland) - 1996 Nissan Pathfinder

Rear end shimmies when accelerating.

Call 9

Simone (Orlando, Florida) - 1994 Chevrolet Beretta

Smoke comes out of the steering wheel column when using right turn signal.

Call 10

Kathleen (Cleveland, Ohio) - Buick

Looking for a vehicle that will haul and look good in a funeral procession.