This week on Car Talk, Coke or Dr. Pepper? Which soda's better at removing corrosion from car batteries is the question of the hour. Fortunately, our Consulting Chemist Jim Davis dials in to offer a definitive answer to this carbonated conundrum. Also, a divorce may be the best way to deal with a twitching side view mirror; a Nissan Altima features a little too much cowbell; and a ride home in the family Subaru is marred by a few flames. All this, plus everything you could ever want to know about rescuing a Mustang from a quarry, and lots more, this week on Car Talk.
Show Open Topic
Tom and Ray share wisdom from kids.
This Week's Puzzler
How on earth could it take five hours to drive back and forth to grandma's house?
Last Week's Puzzler
Ray noticed something unique about the change he and his fellow customers received at a convenience store. What was it?