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Pros and Cons of Diesel Engines Have Changed over Time

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Dear Car Talk | Jul 29, 2020

Diesels have improved but there's competition ahead

diesel emissions electric vehicles

It's Best to Shoot for a Better-Than-Average Rating
Apr 08, 2020

It's Best to Shoot for a Better-Than-Average Rating

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Your back deserves better-than-average seats

seats reviews Ford F-150

The Disappearing Tire Trick
Mar 27, 2020

The Disappearing Tire Trick

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You can see four but the car says three. What gives?

tires warning lights Chevrolet Impala 2010

Is This Subaru Spinning its Wheels?
Mar 19, 2020

Is This Subaru Spinning its Wheels?

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A traction control light might illuminate a different problem

ABS warning lights CV joints Subaru Outback 2011

Renault Dauphine
Mar 19, 2020

10 Cars For Social Distancing

Craig Fitzgerald

Well, we’ve been seeing movies about it for the better part of 50 years, but it’s finally here. If you you live in a state with a larger population than say, Montana, your governor has probably issued some kind of an order to stay home, to stay out of the bars and restaurants, to not attend gatherings of more than 25 people and -- for the love of all that is holy -- to wash your hands. It got us thinking about the vehicles we drive and whether or not they’re exactly suitable for this kind of emergency. A lot of us drive cars that others actually like, and wouldn’t mind being seen in. Here are 10 cars that are going to have others keeping their distance.

2020

Going to the PROM
Mar 17, 2020

Going to the PROM

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Ray explains one of the mysteries of your car's odometer

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New Toyota's Tires Are Too Loud
Mar 14, 2020

New Toyota's Tires Are Too Loud

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This new ride comes with some roaring

tires noises teens Toyota RAV4 2020