This week on The Best of Car Talk, fuses keep blowing in Allison’s car. Can it be fixed-- or would investing in her local auto parts store be a better choice? Meanwhile, Nat’s Saab keeps running away from him. He needs help putting on the brakes before he looks like a fool, again, in front of his future in-laws. And Erin’s roommate has too many cars... and not enough driveway. Can she convince her roomie to sell one set of wheels, or is it time for Click and Clack to help arrange an “unfortunate accident”? All that, and a non-bogus puzzler, this week on The Best of Car Talk.
Show Open Topic
From the Driver Distraction Department: A mouse causes a car accident in Germany, and Tom tells a story about dropping a cigarette between his legs at a stop light while a bus full of riders looks on.
This Week's Puzzler
Maine Murder Mystery: Why did the woman wait two months to report a murder?
Last Week's Puzzler
Cable Contest: What kind of contest helped engineers put cables across Niagara Falls?