The Best of Car Talk America's funniest auto mechanics take calls from weary car owners all over the country, and crack wise while they diagnose Dodges and dismiss Diahatsus. You don't have to know anything about cars to love this one hour weekly laugh fest.
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America's funniest auto mechanics take calls from weary car owners all over the country, and crack wise while they diagnose Dodges and dismiss Diahatsus. You don't have to know anything about cars to love this one hour weekly laugh fest.

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#2298: Brake Noise in A-flat

Mike from Michigan is a Toyota Corolla owner and a singer who is about to get his debut on our show. But, since this is Car Talk, instead of Sondheim or a Gershwin tune Mike gets to sing the song of his Corolla's Brake failure in A-flat. Sing along with Mike and our boys on this episode of the Best of Car Talk.

#2298: Brake Noise in A-flat

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#2297: Unprepared for Success

Getting the right answer isn't all that it's cracked up to be! We know this even though it so seldom happens on Car Talk. And when we do manage to come up with a winner we sometimes aren't too sure why. Janet from Oregon found that out on this episode of the best of Car Talk.

#2297: Unprepared for Success

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#2296: Brooklynese

Mark from Brooklyn was prepared to admit that he didn't know much about how to fix his minivan, but he probably didn't expect an elocution lecture from Click and Clack. Also, Barbara gets her boyfriend to dump his sports car but now her son wants it. And Randy has several thousand unwanted tiny passengers living in his Mazda. All on this episode of the Best of Car Talk.

#2296: Brooklynese

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#2295: Roller Derby Diagnosis

Sean from Michigan lucked out and bought a used '75 Olds Convertible from a little old Lady recently. The only problem with the car is an unsettling rattling noise that Sean is trying to pinpoint using death-defying diagnostic methods while on his rollerblades. Can Sean brake faster than a '75 Oldsmobile? Find out on this episode of the Best of Car Talk.

#2295: Roller Derby Diagnosis

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#2294: The Roachmobile

Marti lives in Hawaii. We bet that life has been pretty good for Marti. But lately, every night Marti's car is covered in giant Hawaiian cockroaches. So much for paradise, eh Marti?! Can Click and Clack Conquer the Cucarachas? Find out on this episode of the Best of Car Talk.

#2294: The Roachmobile

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#2293: Music to Our Ears

There are some among us gifted with a voice that can conjure visions of the angels. Laura from Massachusetts wasn't that fortunate but she can mimic a slipping fan belt on a Ford Escort pretty convincingly! Check out her less-than-dulcet-tones along with the famous Monty Hall Puzzler on this episode of the Best of Car Talk.

#2293: Music to Our Ears

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#2292: Smoke Signals

Richard from Intercourse, PA has become a public nuisance with his Ford wagon that belches white smoke every time he accelerates from a stop. Can Click and Clack divine his car's trouble from analyzing the Ford's emissions? Check it out along with Gary, the yodeling cowboy, a new puzzler and more callers on this episode of the Best of Car Talk.

#2292: Smoke Signals

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#2291: The Click and Clack Winterization Kit

Alan from Texas is relocating to Burlington, Vermont and wants to know if he can bring his Ford Bronco along, too. Click and Clack give Alan a primer on snow tires, block heaters, tire chains and the most important detail: what type of Bronko Nagurski longjohns to buy. That and more on this episode of the Best of Car Talk.

#2291: The Click and Clack Winterization Kit

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#2290: FOR SALE, Classic Car, One Owner, Must Enjoy Long Walks on the Beach

Peggy from Washington hasn't had much luck with her personals ad in the local papers. She read somewhere that if you advertise a classic car for sale, guys will practically line up for a chance to buy it and Peggy thinks this would be a great way to meet men. Peggy wants Click and Clack to help her figure out what car to use as bait for her little love experiment on this episode of the Best of Car Talk.

#2290: FOR SALE, Classic Car, One Owner, Must Enjoy Long Walks on the Beach

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#2289: Can I Borrow Your Airbag for a Moment?

Back when airbags were a new thing, it was pretty common that cars had only one and it was for the driver. Of course, this meant that front seat passengers were in a relatively vulnerable position in the event of a front-end crash. But some passengers refused to accept their crash-dummy fate. Check it out, along with more calls and a new puzzler on this episode of the Best of Car Talk.

#2289: Can I Borrow Your Airbag for a Moment?

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