Show Rundown

#0539: A Dope Slap for Sleepy Listeners

Original Air Date: 09.24.2005
Show Open Topic

Letter from a listener who falls asleep when he listens to the show, and asks for alarm bells to be played before each call.

Call 1

Michelle (Seattle, Washington) - Saturn SL

Dog chewed through backseat seatbelt -- can I replace it myself?

Call 2

Lisa (Portland, Oregon) - 1999 Subaru Outback

Makes a creaking sound when making sharp turns -- in dry weather.

Call 3

Mike (Conway, Arkansas) - 1992 Dodge Caravan

No transmission -- should I fix it up?

Call 4

Monica (Avon, Minnesota) - Dodge

Is it safe to drive without power steering?

Call 5

Steve (Charlottesville, Virginia) - Buick

Won a '66 Econoline van on Ebay -- taking it across the country for a bachelor party. What kind of supplies do I need to have on hand?

Call 6

Norbert (Scarsdale, New York) - Dodge Pickup

How fast should you drive?

Call 7

Erin (Colorado Springs, Colorado) - 2004 Volkswagen Jetta

Car makes signing sound from under hood after stopping.

Call 8

Gary (Essex, Connecticut) - 1991 Lotus Elan

Directional signal doesn't turn off.

Call 9

Maurine (Portland, Maine) - 1998 Volvo 240

Mechanic hit head on roof rack.