John Goreham

Staff Writer

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3 Flats In One Day - Why a Spare Tire and Portable Air Pump Are A Must

If you've ever found yourself on the side of the road with a flat tire, this story is for you!

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EV Charging Entitlement Syndrome

With more and more EVs on the road, charging is becoming a big issue. Car Talk takes a look at EV Charging Entitlement Syndrome, the newest issue faci ...

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Your Vehicle-Related Subscriptions Can Eclipse The Cost of the Vehicle Itself

If you're thinking of getting a new vehicle, pay close attention to the possible subscriptions that might come with it. Car Talk takes a look at the h ...

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How To Reply When Dealers Ask To Buy Your Car

A car dealer wants you to sell them your car, crossover, or truck. Here’s how you should rely on them.

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The Cheapest Ways to Ship a Car

Looking into auto transport options? Car Talk researched the cheapest ways to ship your car. We’ll compare car shipping options and show you how to g ...

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Aceable Drivers Ed, Prices and Reviews

Aceable’s online drivers ed courses help teen drivers earn a learner’s permit and driver’s license. Discover if it’s right for you!

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CarShield Reviews, Cost and Pricing 2021

Considering a CarShield extended warranty? We dive in with the pros and cons, costs, reviews and coverage so you can make the right decision.

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Carvana Extended Warranty Review

Carvana extended warranty, carvana extended warranty review, carvana warranty review and prices.

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What is a Drivetrain Warranty? What Does It Cover?

The drivetrain in a vehicle is made up of the parts and systems that transfer power from the motor or engine to the wheels. Read on for more informati ...

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Sherpa Auto Transport: 2021 Car Shipping Prices and Review

We reviewed Sherpa Auto Transport, one of the top car shipping companies. See what we discovered.

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uShip: 2021 Car Shipping Prices and Review

We reviewed uShip car shipping and compared its prices in 2021. Here is what we found.

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Mobile Tire Repair Services

Mobile tire repair companies can fix a flat, replace a tire, or balance and rotate for as low as $40. Here are companies that can do it in your drivew ...

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What’s The Difference Between a Snow Tire, a Winter Tire, and an All-Weather Tire?

Three different types of tire all claim to maximize performance in the winter -- snow tires, winter tires and now all-weather tires. What’s the differ ...

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Worst Extended Auto Warranty Companies

Like all service industries, some extended auto warranty companies stand out. Unfortunately, some stand out for having the worst reviews. We list them ...

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The 4 Best Online Defensive Driving Schools in Texas

Texas offers drivers the opportunity to dismiss tickets and save money by attending defensive driving courses. Here’s what you need to know about taki ...

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Colorado Traffic School

Did you get a traffic ticket in Colorado? See which traffic school courses can help you dismiss your ticket quickly and conveniently.

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3 Top Traffic Schools in New York State

Got a ticket? Need advice on how to get your points reduced. We can help you find the best traffic school in New York.

Printed road signs Prices and Review’s online drivers ed courses help teen drivers satisfy the classroom requirements to earn a learner’s permit and driver’s license. Discov ...

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Michigan Driver Improvement

Can the Michigan driver improvement course be taken online? We’ve found online, convenient options that can be finished in one day.

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Texas Teen Driver's Ed Courses: Best Online Programs

Car Talk examined Online Driver's Ed courses in Texas. Here is what you need to know—and our top picks.

John Goreham

John Goreham
John Goreham was born in Cambridge, Mass. The family’s old “triple-deckah” was a short walk to the global HQ of Car Talk, and he went on to attend high school in Cambridge as well. John considers himself a recovering engineer. In the ‘90s, he was part of ... read morean academic team that built an electric vehicle from scratch. For 20 years, he applied his engineering and sales talents in the high tech world and automotive supply chain market before deciding to chase his dream of being an auto writer. In addition to Car Talk, John's work has appeared in print in dozens of American newspapers and he provides reviews to many vehicle shopping sites.
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