This week on Car Talk, you'd think twin brothers working in the same garage would have the same auto-diagnostic skills set, right? Well, Becky in Dallas is learning the hard way that it ain't necessarily so, after letting the wrong twin get his hands on her Lexus. Meanwhile, Craig in Maryland wants to spend 10 grand fixing up his beloved Camaro, but will the chance that he'll have to tack on the cost of a divorce change his mind? Also, on Stump the Chumps, we find out if Teresa in Minnesota really was being tailed by Black Ops helicopters, or if something more mundane was causing the noise in her Escort. And, how do you recover from a car prank delivered via Post-It? All this, plus a new puzzler from the Travel and Leisure series and more, this week, on Car Talk.
Show Open Topic
"Subris," and other auto-related words.
This Week's Puzzler
Just what, exactly, do Ray's list of words have in common? Take a listen and see if you can figure it out.
Last Week's Puzzler
Stevie's riding his motorcycle to work when he sees a big sign displaying the temperature in Fahrenheit and in centigrade. The digits are exactly reversed. He notices the same thing on the way home. What were the temperatures?