This week on The Best of Car Talk, Jere agreed to drive her sister’s co-worker’s husband to work. Not only is he annoying in the car, when he gets to work he complains about Jere’s driving behind her back. Does Jere need to switch to a one-seater? Elsewhere, Mark’s Trooper is oozing fluid onto his feet. He thinks the fluid is red, but he might just be wearing red socks. Also, Sharon’s trying to live with a stalling truck without killing the starter or clutch; Alicia’s Camry has a furball problem; and is John negating the mid-life crisis benefits of his Miata by worrying whether to park indoors to preserve the hood? All this and more, this week on the Best of Car Talk.
Show Open Topic
A dispatch from the leisure suit convention.
This Week's Puzzler
Cable Contest: What kind of contest helped engineers put cables across Niagara Falls?
Last Week's Puzzler
Crusty's Original Recipe: Can our hero, Crusty, solve this puzzler? What's with the shuddering Porsche?