Show Rundown

#0535: Boooogus Science

Original Air Date: 08.27.2005
Show Open Topic

A listener offers some elegant insults designed to give your spouse a good-natured teasing.

Call 1

Michelle (Seaside, California) - 1990 Mazda Protege

Car rolls when in park or when the parking brake is on.

Call 2

Ed (Johnson City, Tennessee) - 1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Sounds like a machine gun with low-test gasoline, and sometimes belches blue smoke.

Call 3

Michelle (Milford, Connecticut) - Volkswagen

Do I need snow tires if I already have all-weather tires?

Call 4

Ann (Bondurant, Wyoming) - 1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Hissing noise near pedals when starting.

Call 5

Shimone (Chapel Hill, North Carolina) - Buick

Mechanic claims his brake lines were cut. Tom and Ray suggested he call all of his ex-girlfriends. Tappet brothers claim

Call 6

Kevin (Rumford, Rhode Island) - 1997 Toyota Camry

Gas door won

Call 7

"Uncle" Dudley (Cushing, Maine) - Toyota Prius

Inside of the windshield fogs up

Call 8

Chris (Louisville, Kentucky) - 2000 Nissan Xterra

Engine makes a loud clanging sound.

Call 9

Barbara (Oak Park, Illinois) - Buick

Teen wants an old car to fix up -- what's best?