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Car Talk” America

The New Yorker - 03 Nov 2014
Tom, right, and Ray Magliozzi on air with a caller during “Car Talk.” Credit Photograph by Richard Howard/The LIFE Images Collection/Getty. For twenty-five years, Tom Magliozzi, who with his younger brother, Ray, hosted the National Public Radio show ...
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Car Talk

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette (blog) - 13 Oct 2018
DEAR CAR TALK: I have a 2016 Volkswagen SportWagen. It has a big sunroof, and a big leak. Ounces drip down from the overhead center console onto the stereo faceplate, around the headliner, down the front driver pillar and out the tweeter that's mounted ...
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Car Talk: Some fun facts about automobiles

Charleston Gazette-Mail - 15 Oct 2018
Dear Car Talk: After some research a few years ago, I purchased a used 2006 Lexus ES 330 with 60,000 miles. It has been a really reliable and comfortable car (I used to be a truck gal). I have kept up all the regular maintenance and would like to keep ...
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Car Talk: To sell the Cadillac CTS or not to sell

Lima Ohio - 05 Oct 2018
Dear Car Talk: I enjoy your column very much; it's good info and funny. Do I need a new car? I have a 2004 Cadillac CTS with rust issues and soon-to-need new tires. It has 105,000 miles on it. My trusted mechanic says there is nothing wrong with the ...
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Car Talk: Sunroof Still Leaks Despite Repeated Repair Attempts

Hartford Courant - 14 Oct 2018
DEAR CAR TALK: I have a 2016 Volkswagen SportWagen. It has a big sunroof, and a big leak. Ounces drip down from the overhead center console onto the stereo faceplate, around the headliner, down the front driver pillar and out the tweeter that's mounted ...
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Car Talk: Best not to rely on reserve fuel when gauge reads empty

Lima Ohio - 28 Sep 2018
Dear Car Talk: Please confirm whether this rumor I've heard is true: When the gas gauge is on “E,” there are still a few gallons in the tank. I've heard that over the years and cannot find any confirmation. — Diane. Yes, in my experience, it's true ...
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Car Talk: Confusion over steps to park on hill

Lima Ohio - 21 Sep 2018
Dear Car Talk: In a column from 2012, your recommendation when parking on a hill was to set the parking brake first, then put the transmission in park. In one of your recent columns, the order was: put the car in park first, then apply the parking ...
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Car Talk: Car rolling on steep incline stumps mechanic

Worcester Telegram - 30 Sep 2018
DEAR CAR TALK: I have a 1991 Volvo 240 with 220,000 miles. I had the original clutch replaced at 174,000. When I park on a steep incline, the car rolls. The parking brake never works, but I should be able to park it in gear to prevent it from rolling ...
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Car Talk: Today's cars don't need the highway miles to survive

The Union Leader - 21 Sep 2018
Car Talk: Today's cars don't need the highway miles to survive. By RAY MAGLIOZZI September 20. 2018 11:09PM. I'm retired, and at age 70, I hit my midlife crisis and bought my first Mercedes (new). But being retired and living downtown in the city where ...
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Driving with dope: Police talk rules on cannabis in the car

Keremeos Review - 18 Oct 2018
Cpl. Mike Halskov said that the rules for carrying pot in a car are similar to the open container law for alcohol. “You obviously can't consume cannabis while operating a vehicle,” said Halskov. In short: don't be like a Winnipeg man who received a ...
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Friedman: Car talk and other marital madnesses

The Intelligencer - 23 Sep 2018
And that car talk, especially, needs to be toned down. So every time I get into the passenger seat when my husband is driving, I vow to keep my mouth shut. And I earnestly mean it. But within minutes, I'm the drama queen screeching that he is WAY too ...
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Georgia drivers: What to do if your car is damaged by tainted gas

Atlanta Journal Constitution - 18 Oct 2018
As for diesel in a gas-powered vehicle, online experts like CarTalk and Jalopnik said your car literally can't use diesel so it'll use up whatever gas is in the tank and then stop working. The car would then have to to be towed to an automotive shop ...
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Ford GT production extended | Car Talk - Car News Oct 2018

CarSite.co.uk - 19 Oct 2018
The Ford GT supercar has been such an unexpected success for the blue oval brand that it has been announced that production of the model will be extended for two years longer than was originally planned. Around 1,350 additional models will be produced ...
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Today's cars don't need highway miles to survive

Press Herald - 24 Sep 2018
DEAR CAR TALK: I'm retired, and at age 70, I hit my midlife crisis and bought my first Mercedes (new). But being retired and living downtown where I can walk to most things, I find myself doing city driving almost all the time. So is it necessary to ...

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