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 Feb 20, 2019
They fix cars and stuff. PTLA

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A fun Call-in show blending entertainment and car news with repair advice. The Motor Medics keep you entertained and help you understand your cars and trucks. Airing on over 225 stations across America since 1990 we are America's Largest car talk show.

Episode Date
Is Chris Losing It Or Is He Just Distracted By His Automotive Dreams
47:07

Chris may be loosing his mind in the past. 
1997 Ford F150 Fuel Smell Failed Gas Tank Leaking Fuel Tank.
2007 Suzuki Forenza Has Rubbing Noise After Timing Belt and Head Repair.
2005 Chrysler Town and Country Dies While Driving. Starts After Cool Down.
How Much Oil Is Too Much?
Advanced Hoodie Wants Better Steering in 1975 Camaro.
2008 Chevy Equinox Coolant Leak Bad Cylinder Heads Rebuilt Now Cranks Hard and Smells Of Fuel.
Shadow 1100 Motorcycle Hard Steering. Saginaw Steering Box Rebuild.

Mar 03, 2021
The Cold Has Gone Now The Broken Cars Have Come
45:55

After a deep freeze nationwide the cars are feeling the effect. 
Truck and Car Alignment Issues.
Kia Rio Runs Bad Fuel Issues.
1994 Chevy Truck Lopes and Runs Bad Cold.
2009 Mustang Runs Bad When Low On Fuel.
Ram Truck Bad Fuel Injectors Fixed.
2007 Tahoe Evap Large and Small Leak,
2018 Ford Focus Magnet On Oil Drain Plug.

Mar 01, 2021
The Super Bowl Giveaway You May Have Missed
45:10

2011 Honda van brakes wear out fast. 
2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee Windows Fog.
2011 GMC Terrain Oil Consumption and Catalytic Converter Failure.
1992 Chevy Blazer Engine Temperature.
A slam dunk shot into and engine.


Feb 25, 2021
The Deep Freeze Of 2021 Ices Up Our Cars
44:50

Freezing Temperatures effect cars.
2003 Buick Lesabre Alternator Charging Issues.
2018 Nissan Frontier Pro4x Bucking Bronco Style.
2009 Ford Motor Home Long Term Storage Questions.
2011 F250 Diesel Doors Lock Themselves. Body Control Modules. 
2016 Chrysler 300 Cold Weather Wont Remote Start From Phone.
2008 Chevy Impala Hard To Fill With Fuel Vent Valve And Canister.
Scanner Reads High Alcohol Content.
1988 Dodge Power Ram Fuel Injection.
2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland Heater Fan Stays On. 

Feb 21, 2021
The Deep Freeze Of 2021 Ices Up Our Cars

Freezing Temperatures effect cars.
2003 Buick Lesabre Alternator Charging Issues.
2018 Nissan Frontier Pro4x Bucking Bronco Style.
2009 Ford Motor Home Long Term Storage Questions.
2011 F250 Diesel Doors Lock Themselves. Body Control Modules. 
2016 Chrysler 300 Cold Weather Wont Remote Start From Phone.
2008 Chevy Impala Hard To Fill With Fuel Vent Valve And Canister.
Scanner Reads High Alcohol Content.
1988 Dodge Power Ram Fuel Injection.
2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland Heater Fan Stays On. 

Feb 21, 2021
A Chip Shortage Slows Car Production and Makes Us Hungry

Computer Chips are in short supply.
Honda Van Door Sticks
F150 Stretched Timing Chain.
Special Tools for Auto Repair.
Failing Catalytic Converters.
Automotive Electrical Repairs. 
Russ tries to remove his hand with a hole saw.

Feb 17, 2021
A Chip Shortage Slows Car Production and Makes Us Hungry
47:31

Computer Chips are in short supply.
Honda Van Door Sticks
F150 Stretched Timing Chain.
Special Tools for Auto Repair.
Failing Catalytic Converters.
Automotive Electrical Repairs. 
Russ tries to remove his hand with a hole saw.

Feb 17, 2021
A LEGO Jeep Beats The Real Thing At Least In Cost
46:28

Watch this episode on You Tube now. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kT3UzTbLksI&t=1228s
A Lowered Honda Vibrates.
Right To Repair Act and Hacking Your Tractors and Cars.
1995 GMC Sierra 5.7 Stalls At Stop Signs. Code 44
Mustang Battery Dies After A Couple Days.
Daytona 500 is Sunday February 14th. Valentines day! What does one cost. 
Cold Weather Car Starting.


Feb 14, 2021
Mechanics We Are Singers We Are Not
48:18

Dodge Charger Moves To Colder Weather. Will It Survive?
A 1999  S-10 Truck Stalls Only After Refueling.
2020 Toyota TRD Truck How Fast Can It Go? Removing a Governor.
The Gas Cars are Going Out With High Gasoline Horsepower.
Cadillac Blackwing and Raptor Supercharged.
Dodge Truck Has Heater Box Failure. No Heat. Clicks.
Jeep Grand Cherokee Upgrade To Synthetic Yes or No?
Chevy Cruze Windows Go Down By Themselves.
A C8 Corvette Lottery Deal Goes A Little Sideways. 



Feb 10, 2021
Shannon Has A Way Too Close Of A Call
45:38

A flying car ends up inside of a house.
1995 Chevy Motor Home Dies While Driving.
2004 Buick LeSabre Dies Only On Highway.
2003 Tahoe 2003 Heater Fan Runs All The Time.
2002 Dodge Dakota 4.7 Has White Foam In The Oil Cap.
2003 Ford Crown Vic. Battery Light and Stall At Stops.
Using E30 as an Alternative For Race Gas.
2005 Ford Windstar with Lean Codes.


Feb 07, 2021
Call Under The Hood To Get Car Advice
46:59

The title says it all. But you never know who is calling.
2007 Explorer Rattle From Exhaust.
2005 Pontiac Grand Prix repeat o2 Sensor Replacement. 
2019 Nissan Titan Fuel Additive.
Autonomous Cars, do they scare you?
Can Self Driving Cars Be Hacked 

Feb 03, 2021
A Automotive Aficionado's Vision Quest For Car Repair
56:29

Eagle Vision No Low Blower Speeds. 
Trailer Brakes and Trailer Brake Controls.
Chrysler Sebring Engine Noise Cold Start.
1984 Dodge W350 Leaded Gas Question. Lead Additives.
Recalling those Ultra Bright Aftermarket Headlamps.
The Auto Manufactures are Singing The Electric Song. We love our Internal Combustion Engines but here they come. 
2014 Silverado Fuel Door Sticking.
JD Power and Associates Founder Has Died.
2007 Silverado Noisy Exhaust Shields.
Talking KSeal with the expert. Details on how, when and why to use right from the makers. 





Jan 31, 2021
Broken Brakes Are No Way To Start A Day
47:26

2006 Toyota Corrolla has sticking brakes. 
1997 F250 Ford Towing Heavier Loads.
A Lambo with a Failed Transmission.
1997 Nissan Truck Emission System.
2017 Subaru Forester Spark Plug Replacement.
Using KSeal for Coolant Leaks Properly.
2004 Toyota Highlander Electrical Issues.
2009 Tahoe Folding Mirrors.
Silverado Back Up Camera Screen Too Bright.
2008 Silverado 4x4 Problems.


Jan 27, 2021
The New Studio Is Here!
47:00

Ethanol in Power Sports Vehicles.
2018 Honda CRV Cold Idles Speed is High.
NASCAR Dirt Races.
2009 Honda Ridgeline. First Cold Start Has A Noise. 
Don't Glue Anything To Your Radio Screen.
2002 GMC Yukon No Heat.
2008 Buick Lucern Coolant Leak.
2019 Caravan Sticky Radio Buttons.


Jan 24, 2021
Horsepower Is Always King More More More
48:47

Are Those Jump Packs out there for sale any good?
1999 F350 V10 Exhaust Manifolds Leaking.
1987 Chevy Truck with a Fuel Delivery Issue.
Dreaming of the Powerboat Shootout.
2008 Silverado with AFM Noise. Delete Kit?
New LED Lights now make Signals Flash Fast.
Durango with Leaking Exhaust Manifolds.
2011 Chevy Truck Wont Shift From Park.






Jan 20, 2021
Its Moving Time!
47:56

Were moving into our new radio studios next week. Were bound to do something wrong. (:
Noise under the rear of a car. Brakes, Rear Axle, Fuel Tank?
Fixing Leaking Wheels.
1997 NIssan Maxima CV Boots Leaking.
2005 Buick Lesabre LeCasket. Leaking Coolant and the grandkids are scared of it.
Ford Conversion Van Engine Good and Bad.
Test driving a 2021 Toyota Hybrid. What's a Hybrid like.
Chrysler 200 shifting lever is rough. Heater Makes Noise.
Plugging in a Cold Weather Block Heater. 
2004 Honda Pilot Rear End Clunk when turning.





Jan 18, 2021
We Stand In Front Of Our Brake Jobs
47:36

2008 Lincoln Town Car Antilock Brakes Don't Stop Car.
Disney Test Track in The Frost.
2016 Jeep Patriot Engine Braking. Transmission Issues.
Wipers That Streak.
2007 Lincoln MKX Antilock and Stabilitrac Activate When Not Wanted.
2013 GMC Sierra 4x4 Engine Braking.
2001 Toyota Sequoia. Upsizing Wheels and Tires.
2007 Chevy Impala No Defrost In Winter.
2003 Pontiac Grand Prix No Brake Lamps.
Changing Transmission Fluid. 
2012 Toyota Tundra. Cold Start Cranks Too Long.

Jan 13, 2021
If Our Cars Are Too Loud Maybe Were Too Old
46:50

2011 F150 Vibration in the Drivetrain. Loud Noises. 
1987 GMC S-10 Bad Gas Mileage.
2015 Edge Maybe Burning Coolant.
1997 Camaro LT1 Starting Problems.
2007 Ford Fusion Oil Leaks.
Catalytic Converter Questions.
1910 Maxwell Classic Cars and Antiques.
2002 and 03 Chevy Impala Head Gaskets and Transmissions.



Jan 11, 2021
Is 5 Fuel Pump Replacements Too Many
46:56

Silverado 4x4 issues.
2003 GMC Heater Control Wont Work.
2010 Toyota Tire Pressure Sensors.
2005 Chevy Colorado Engine Replacement.
Saturn Thermostat Replacement.
Dodge Alternators. Battery Discharge.
2008 Silverado Driving Lights Failing.
Tuners and Deleting Diesel Emission Systems.
1959 F100 Ford Restoration. 4BBL Carb.
2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee Fuel Pump Failure. 

Jan 07, 2021
One Mississippi Two Mississippi Three South Dakota
45:00

2003 Jeep Wrangler with No Top End Power.
2003 Jeep Grand Cherokee Power Windows and Dash Indicators.
2004 Dodge Stratus Engine Trouble. Way Too Much Cash Spent.
2000 Olds Alero Engine Dies When Turning.
2008 Saturn Aura Timing Chain and Catalytic Converter.
1989 Chevy Truck Instrument Cluster Failure.
Someone send Chris an original Erector Set.
2002 Olds Van. High Mileage Oil.
2006 Chrysler 300C Hemi. Oil Burning Smells. 



 


Jan 03, 2021
How Many Times Have You Been Locked Out Of Your Car
45:13

1976 Chevy Truck Electrical Problems.
2000 Pontiac Grand Am Chugs Under Load Glowing Exhaust
2012 GMC Acadia Cloudy Headlight Restoration.
Lost Car Keys How To Replace Them.
2005 RX330 Lexus Roars On Highway,
1992 Chevy 454 Adding Power.
Driver Information Settings.
1999 Nissan Pathfinder Radiator Leak.
2002 Nissan Maxima Flashing Check Engine Light.
1987 Ford F250 4.9 Electrical Problems. No Crank Hot.
2008 Chevy Equinox Transmission Problems.
Wandering Front Ends.





Dec 31, 2020
California Dreaming on a Winters Day
46:55

Coolant Low On 2014 Toyota. Getting Free Automotive Advice.
2013 GMC Acadia Blows Cold Air. Heater Failures. Clicking In The Dash. A Pop Culture Moment with Shannon and Tony Stark.
Crown Vic with No Defroster.
2005 Buick Rendezvous Transmission Shifting.
2008 Ferd F One Fidy. No Heat. Hmm were seeing a trend here. 
2005 Nissan Titan Blend Door Clicks.
Bailing Out of GM and Going To Dodge. Engine Reliability.
Joanne is 83 And Has Sellers Remorse. 
2013 Silverado Diesel Service Lights On.








Dec 28, 2020
Let's Get Personal With Our Cars There Could Be Tears
48:10

We get personal about our cars Under The Hood and Chris gives the rest of the story.
Dallas in Nebraska 1992 K1500 Chevy Dies When Turning.
Mr. Musk is Smiling All The Way To The Bank.
Will Cars Adapt To The Times As Fast As Before? Time To Pivot Maybe.
Patrick With A 2004 Tundra Has No Power At Fuse Block.
Tony With A 1951 Chevy 6 cylinder Dual Carbs.
TransAm and A Beetle. Lets Take A Walk.
Scott Road Trips and his Nissan Ultima Sets Codes.








Dec 23, 2020
Don't Let The Moose Lick Your Car
46:35

A Salt-Licking Moose goes on a rampage in Canada.
We give away a O'Reilly Auto Parts Gift Card!
Jim in San Diego Hyundai Sonata Sport. Engine Oil Use Recalls.
Cal in Shelton Washington 1966 Mustang Wont Run when Hot.
Bob, 1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee Drags Down and Stop Signs. Like Clutch is Engaged.
David with a 1965 Mustang Has Brake Problems.
Collin 1996 Chevy Truck Sags With Snow Plow.
Isaiah Wants a 2001 Ford Expedition with Many Engine Codes.
Joe in Idaho 1997 Chevy Truck Lost 4x4




Dec 21, 2020
Question Answer and Verified Repair All In One
48:44

Premium Fuel Required or Not?
Smoothing Out Your Cars Ride.
Chevy S-10 Blazer V8 Upgrade. LS Power.
Ram Truck Wont Make Heat.
2007 Chevy Aveo Throttle Body Stalling.
1985 Chrysler Fifth Avenue. Lights All Went Out.
2006 Saturn Sky Dash Light Problem.
Rear End Noises. 
A Radio Hug

Dec 17, 2020
Question Answer and Verified Repair All In One

Premium Fuel Required or Not?
Smoothing Out Your Cars Ride.
Chevy S-10 Blazer V8 Upgrade. LS Power.
Ram Truck Wont Make Heat.
2007 Chevy Aveo Throttle Body Stalling.
1985 Chrysler Fifth Avenue. Lights All Went Out.
2006 Saturn Sky Dash Light Problem.
Rear End Noises. 
A Radio Hug

Dec 17, 2020
A Bright Idea Is Afoot
49:33

2020 Acadia Throttle
Only Adding Fuel Every 6 months
Battery corrosion
Storing a vehicle long term
Towing questions.
2017 Silverado Idling Problem
Top Tier and Ethanol Fuel
2014 Taurus Police Interceptor Sedan Water Pump Questions
Radio Antenna Interference
2016 Yukon Shakes

Dec 13, 2020
Winter Is Asking How Are Your Tires
56:55

Buick Lacross Electrical issues.
Ford F150 Cruise Control Failure.
2006 GMC Accident Damage
NorthStar Caddy Engine Oil Pressure Issue.
A Great Tire Interview with Cooper Tires at the end of the show. 
2008 Chrysler Radio 
Finding Wind Noise.
A Huge GM Recall Coming.
Ecoboost Intake Cleaning.

Dec 07, 2020
We Need More Power! Arr Arr Arr
47:55

Diesel Engine Questions. 
Brake Repairs. 
Electric Assist Car Motors.
AFM Multi Cylinder Deactivation Systems.
F150 Eats Ties Rod Ends.
Engine Noise. Oil System Cleaner.
Lifted Vehicle Suspensions.

Dec 03, 2020
Are Your Ready For Winter Travels
46:53

1989 Lincoln Town Car Transmission. 
All Wheel Drive questions.
2012 Dodge Avenger Air Bags.
2004 GMC Sierra 1500 Engine Noise up top. Exhaust Leaks.
1998 Tahoe Brakes release at low speed and wont stop.
1996 Buick Park Ave. Transmission wont shift.
2003 Caddy CTS Steering Problems.
2016 Ram Dually Turn Signals Blow Bulbs.
2002 Toyota Tundra Check Engine Light.
1996 Ford F150 2wd Brakes Get Hard.

Nov 29, 2020
The Flying Car Dilemma
51:43

Buick Lesabre Temp Control Lights.
1990 Ford Crown Vic Hesitation.
Flying Cars.
The Foomp Tube Is alive and well.
The New Dodge Power Wagon, Trex from Ram.
Toyota Avalon Carbon or Tuning?
1988 GMC Truck Starter Fails.
Does your car really need all those extra services?

Nov 25, 2020
Four Wheel Steering Is The Best
56:51

We talk with Optima Jim about all things Batteries at the end of the podcast. Check it out.
2004 GMC Denali Quadrasteer Problems.
1951 Chevy Deluxe Restored Car Transmission Questions. 
Shark Fin Antenna with a missing cover. KIA
2004 Chevy Trailblazer 4.2 Lags on Acceleration.
1998 GMC Truck 5.7 Backfires.
Dodge Truck with Lean Codes.
2006 GMC Yukon XL Traction Control Issues.
2007 Dodge Aspen Power Steering Whine.




Nov 22, 2020
All That And A Bag Of Chips
49:20

Gm big recall for transmission leaks.
Corvette with a bag of Chip Keys.
What kind of car to buy. 4cylinder or 6 cylinder?
GMC Acadia Headlight problems.
2004 Ford F150 Starting Issue.
Fuel Pumps.
Lifted Chevy Truck.
Fuel Gauge.






Nov 19, 2020
Don't Feed Your Electrical Gremlins After Dark
48:58

2007 Nissan Exterra Vibrates in gear.
2005 Neon Overheats.
Join our Car Care Group.
2014 Toyota Camry. Battery Memory Saver. Battery Tender.
2004 Cavalier Electrical gremlins.
2001 Saturn Stuck at High Idle.
2006 Ford F150 Shakes And Bucks At Idle when stopping. 
A Starter That Won't Crank.
A limited income makes for a decision in Which Car To Keep.
Are snow tires better than all season tires?
1993 Toyota Truck Manual Trans Wont Shift.

Nov 15, 2020
Chris Has A Car Crisis
48:24

Chris can't take the cold and Russ rubs it in. 
2014 Chevy Impala Wipers Wont Stop. Rain Sense Wipers. Electrical.
School Bus Oil Changes Leaving Vehicles Stored and Short Trips.
1995 Toyota T100 Overdrive Wont Work. Trans Slip. 
2000 Chevy Silverado 454 4L80 Transmission Lock Up Converter.
Kenny Provis Wins A Hoodie.
New Old Stock Parts. Fuel Tank Leaks.
2014 F150 Ecoboost How Long Will It Last.
2020 F150 Headlamps LED Replacement. 
Leak Sealers. 








Nov 12, 2020
Love That New Car Smell That Makes You Want To Heave
48:19

Eagle Vision, Nissan Frontier, Pricing questions. Rusty Cars. 
2003 Impala Electrical Problems, Hard Starting. Ignition Switches.
2001 Tahoe Repeat Starter Failure.
2007 GMC Yukon XL 6.2 Battery Dies Quickly.
The Automotive Technician Shortage is growing.
Testing an old Chevy Truck for no Spark and Fuel.
2001 Doidge Truck Dies and Wont Restart. 
1991 Toyota 4x4 4cylinder. Cold Start Issue.
Automatic Leveling Headlights.
New Car Smell That Is To Die For. Or Make You Want To Die.


Nov 08, 2020
When It Comes To Automotive A Square Body Is Cool
47:20

Aftermarket Overdrive Transmissions. 
1985 K20 Truck Brake Grinding. Square Body Truck.
2004 Subaru Legacy 2.5 Overheats. Leaking Head Gaskets.
2013 Buick Encore Premium Ethanol Fuel Timing Chain.
Hoodie Winner Susan Fredricks From Lima Ohio.
What Kind Of Car To Buy For A Starter Mechanic. VW Beetle, Ranchero, Camaro?
Dodge Ram Truck Windows Go Down When Unlocking Doors.
2007 Chevy Avalanche Lifters and AFM Cylinder Cutoff.
Diesel Truck 2004 Ford 6.0 Should I Buy It?







Nov 05, 2020
Automotive Math Is Hard
46:45

Lets do the math! 7.3 Ford Diesel Injector Seals Leaking Hpop Pump.
1996 FSuperDuty Vehicles That Sit A Long Time. 
2001 F250 Ford No 4x4 Failed Gem Modules Shift Motors.
2018 Ram Diesel Truck Fuel Economy. Diesel Performance Chips. Deleting Emissions Parts. 
1974 Chevy Truck 454 Big Block Ignition System.
1991 Buick Dies When Stepping On Brakes. 
Chevy Colorado Buying A Used Car. 
C8 Corvette Buzz and The Knockoff Corvette.
Caddy XLR Sluggish.

Nov 01, 2020
Why Aren't Automotive Headlights Better Than They Are
48:44

1991 Crown Vic has driveability problems. Charging Batteries in the house. Battery Drains. Poor Automotive Headlights. Aftermarket Headlights. 2013 Honda Civic S.i. has Clutch Problems. Shannon wants to sell Under The Hood show Speedos. A frontline worker wins the Goodyear Brake Package with pads rotors calipers and installation! High Octane e85. 6 volt tractor wants a 12 volt system. Chris is sad about leaving the Classic Car Club. 

Oct 28, 2020
Worlds Fastest Production Car Runs On E85 331mph
47:07

Lots of Battery Info Today. 2017 Equinox Musty AC System. Chevy Impala Weak Starting. Power Loss. LT1 Engine no spark. Optispark. The evolution of the internal combustion engine. High Octane Fuel. 2002 Monaco Motor Home Allison Transmission. Electrical Problems. UTI Trains Techs. Too many batteries to charge. 2011 Silverado Brakes squeak. Worlds Fastest Car Runs on E85. Battery on a floor. Yes or no. 

Oct 25, 2020
Reward A Front Line Worker By Nominating Them
49:53

Last chance to get in on the Goodyear Brakes Giveaway. Mercury Monterey Runs Bad. Silverado Instrument Cluster. 2003 Ford F150 Computer Problems. Anti Theft. 2010 Chevy Cobalt Turn Signals. Buick LaCrosse Hard Start Warm. Buying A Used Hybrid. Cars are changing fast. What will they become?

Oct 22, 2020
Its Your Car Your Data Or Is It Who's In Control
01:02:11

Your Car Your Data Do get stuck without the right to repair your own car. Listen for details. Taurus Key Fobs Failed. 2012 Buick Lacrosse ABS Light and sensors. 2013 Chevy Malibu Dash Lights Flicker. Goodyear Brake Giveaway. Get Free Brakes! 1999 Olds 88 Door Locks. and Actuator. 2003 Dodge 1500 New Engine. A car in an open grave. 

Oct 18, 2020
Have You Ever Had A Good Car Rust To Death
49:09

2005 Toyota Tacoma Rusted Frame Repair. 2008 Kia Sportage Door Locks. 2013 Ford Edge Vibration. 2005 Silverado No Dash Power. Nominate a frontline worker even yourself if you are and possibly win a brake package worth hundreds of dollars. 1978 Ford F150 460 engine. Propane and Ethanol Power. Diesel Heating. A great SUV to buy cheap. Saturn SL1 with a head gasket out. 1990 Toyota Camry. Steering Wheel Squeak. 2011 Terrain P0420 Catalyst Code.

Oct 14, 2020
Clifford The Big Red Dodge
53:49

Do you have a clunk in your steering shaft? Dorman talks to us about this and more! Stay Tuned! 2012 Regal eAssist won't charge. Hybrids, Electric Power. 2003 Dodge Ram Dually Diesel 639k Miles. Clifford The Big Red Dodge. Cold Fast Idle. 2008 Ford F150 Water On The Passenger Side Floor. AC Drains. 2006 Honda Ridgeline Fuel Mileage. 2008 Chevy Silverado Starting Issue. Rust Repair Patch Panels. 2000 Chevy Truck. 2003 Ford Escape Security Issue. 1995 Buick Lesabre No Crank. 

Oct 11, 2020
Chris' Daughter Gets Her License
46:05

1998 Subaru Outback High Compression Engine. Poor Idle. Fuel Quality. Mice in a Vehicle. 1968 Camaro gets a New GTO Drivetrain. Train To Be A Tech! We need you in the industry. Check out Universal Technical Institute. 2004 Dodge Neon winter car. Manual Transmission or Clutch problem. Shifter Cables.2008 Chevy Silverado. Charging System error. 2005 Silverado Dead Dash and Radio and Heater. Instrument Cluster failure. Chris' Daughter gets her license. 

Oct 08, 2020
Are You So Attached To Your Car That It Has A Name
46:53

2000 Silverado Fuel Pressure. Fuel Trims. Fuel Pumps. 1999 Chevy Tahoe. Breaks Transfer Case. 2013Toyota Tundra Body Lift. 2013 Toyota Vensa Alternator and Battery Failure No Crank Cars. 2007 Silverado Chevy Vortec Max Engine Blows Smoke. 2007 Lincoln MKZ No Crank Key Security. Cruisin The Coast. 2011 Ford Econoline Van. Body Repair. 2016 Ford Fusion Auto Start Burnt Wires Seat Heaters. Street Rod Wiring. 

Oct 04, 2020
You Never Know What You Might Find Inside Of An Engine
42:21

2015 Ecoboost Ford Turbocharger Failure. 2000 Dodge Grand Caravan Belt Falls Off. Automotive Parts Updates. 1994 F350 7.3 Powerstroke Diesel Fuel In Engine Oil. Rebuilding Engines. Catch Cans. Michael Simpson Wins A Hoodie! 2001 F150 5.4 Spark Plugs Blowing Out. 2003 Ford F150 5.4 No Start after Battery Change Tips. 2006 Dodge Charger. Clunk When Turning. 2008 Dodge Ram 6.7 Diesel. No Start After Driving.  1994 Ford F150 Throttle Increases on its own. 2005 Honda Accord Blower Failure.

Sep 30, 2020
You Cant Go Very Far If You Cant Fill Your Tank
01:10:37

A Honda Pilot owner has almost run out of repair options. Electrical Failures. 866-594-4150 Call us! 1996 Ram 1500 with a heater problem. Always hot air. Cheap Heater Repairs. 2003 Silverado with Reduced Engine Power. Electric Throttle. Is Synthetic Engine Oil Better? 2002 Chevy Truck Flashing Check Engine Light. 2001 Diesel Ford wont fill with fuel. 2012 Ram with a bad Ignition Key circuit. 2000 Truck 350 engine fuel system. Evaporative Emissions Systems. Engine Tuners. Chips. Programmers.

Sep 27, 2020
Under The Hood Talks To A Formula Drift Racer
26:47

The guys go Under The Hood with Kyle Mohan Formula Drift Racer and talk about what it's like to burn loads of rubber off tires in a cloud of smoke and fire and action as the racers perform this extreme sport. More to come down the road from our friend Kyle Mohan.

Sep 27, 2020
The New Bronco Is Going To Be Huge
46:24

Thanks for the show support Trucker Joe! Big Body Fleetwood Caddy with a engine fan issue. 2003 F150 5.4 Engine Knock. The New Bronco Gets Attention. Old Jeeps Still Rock! 2000 Chrysler Sebring Convertible. Fan issues. Air Conditioning Problem in a 2005 Equinox. 1994 E350 Ford Van 460 Engine Catalytic Converters. 

Sep 23, 2020
What Brand Of Car Do You Remember From Its New Car Smell
53:49

1964 Pontiac Ventura Power Problems. Edelbrock Carb Headers. Old Gas. 2018 Cadillac 2019 Chevy Truck. Running A Generator From a Car Tank. Hurricane Damage. Vehicle Power Outlets. Car Smells. Please Share The Show with one person. 1999 Toyota Camry Transmission Cooler Line Replacement. 2007 Honda Ridgeline Dies. Used Car Problems. 2003 Impala Radio and Chimes. Goodyear Brakes Interview

Sep 20, 2020
Do You Have Unresolved Free Recalls That Could Be A Safety Issue
48:43

2015 and older Kia vehicles may have a safety issue. 1998 Buick Lesabre 3.8 Surges, Transmission, EVAP System Check Engine Light. 2013 Toyota 4 Runner Seat Heaters. Automotive Electrical. Ford Focus Fuel System Pills for Fuel Mileage. Is it real? Home Use Car Scanners. Ignition Coils. 2011 Honda Pilot Transmission Flush or not. Ethanol Use in cars of different years. 2017-2020 Honda New Ridgeline. 1990 Mazda Miata Low Power. Street Rod Transmission Installation.

Sep 16, 2020
The Bob Regehr Collector Car Auction
12:27

Bob Regerh collected cars for many years and even invented the "moon Walk" bouncy castle which allowed him to afford the cars. Now they are all up for auction by non other than the famed Vanderbrink Auctions Shannon's own sister. 

Sep 16, 2020
Autonomous Vehicles Haven't Gone Away
58:56

New testing facilities are being created as new 5g tech comes in to the market. Who's in the seat next to you? A Hummer H3, Is it a good deal? Diesel Fuel Additives, what's right for you? Powerstroke Diesel Fuel System Failure. 2002 Town Car Security. A Big Classic Car Auction is coming soon. Listen at the end for details. 2004 Volvo T6 Eats Coils. 2002 Mitsubishi Galant. Stalls and System Lean. Timing Belts. 2003 Silverado Air Conditioning Problems. 

Sep 12, 2020
Do You Have A Shifty Transmission
46:54

8 Speed GM Transmission Issues. 2015 Denali Transmission Hard Engagement. Fluid Change. 2004 Chevy Tahoe Steering Wheel Controls and Rear Heater Temp. 1986 C4 Corvette Tuned Port Injection has Doughnut problems. Fuel Pressure Issue. Engine Overheats. 1996 F150 Air Conditioning. Used Parts Car-Part. 2006 Ford Edge 200k mile service. 1983 Chevy S10 Durango Long Box no power. Ignition Coil. Half A million Hoodies. Changing Brake Pads. 2010 Equinox AC Issue. Freezes Up. 2019 Kia Soul 2.0 Engine Fuel to use. E15 in New Cars. Motorcycles and Octane.

Sep 09, 2020
When Is The Time To Call A Car An Old Car
47:40

1995 Eagle Vision Electrical Turn Signals. Body Control Modules. 1990 GMC Battery Drain Slipping Clutch and Leaking Brakes. 2003 Pontiac Montana Engine Overheats and Plugged Catalytic Converter Used Engine Replacement. Leon Carnes Won the Hoodie Giveaway. 1998 Honda Civic Rust Repair. Body Work. Speaker Removal 2004 Honda. 2009 Dodge 1500 Dash Heat and Air Conditioning Control. 2018 Ford Focus What Fuel To Use. Higher Octane Fuel. 

Sep 07, 2020
Current Draws Are A Real Drain
46:46

2005 Toyota Tundra Battery Drain. Electrical Circuits. 1986 Classic Toyota Truck. Weber Carburetor, Engine Run On. 1969 Pontiac Classic Firebird. Overheating. Radiator Upgrades. Buick Park Avenue Gages and Battery Replacement. Battery Power Saver. 1984 Oldsmobile Toranado Cooing System Leaks. KSeal. 012 Dodge Ram Trucks Duesel Fuel Leak. 2004 GMC Yukon 5.3 Engine Stalls. Fuel Pump Electrical. 2012 Ford Explorer Steering Noise Wheel Bearings. 2004 Buick Park Ave Vapor Canister.

Sep 03, 2020
It's A Bad Day When Your Brakes Are Bad
47:32

F250 Powerstroke Horn Issue, Hydroboost Brake Leak. 2001 Chevy Duramax Truck Injection System Diesel loses power. Mercury Grand Marquise Tires Rub. Shocks Struts Springs. Honda CRV Transmission Issue, When to sell a car. 1983 Ford Diesel Dually 6.9 Adding a Turbo. 2007 Silverado Truck 2500 Brake Problems. 

Aug 31, 2020
How Many Cans Of Refrigerant Does It Take To Blow Up A Compressor
48:43

2005 Honda CRV Speedometer and Tach. Check Engine Light. Code Scanner. Auto Parts Help. Cold Air Kits. Engine Performance. Chevy Trailblazer. Fuel Mileage. Mass Air Flow Sensor. Camshaft Phaser Ford 5.4. Active Fuel Management. Chevy and Ford and Dodge. Chevy Impala Back Up Cameras. Toyota Celica Shakes. Chris misses his Metro. Vehicle Alignment. Engine Horse Power. AC Systems 

Aug 27, 2020
Car Electronic Options Are Great Until They Break
44:00

Gm and Ford in dash Radio Screens. Ford Escape AWD Transfer Case. Ford PTU. Automotive Software Upgrade. Chrysler Radio Blue Tooth. Chevy Cavalier. Steering Alignment. Ram Trucks Hemi Long Crank. Electronic Throttle. Fuel Injections. Dodge Diplomat. Holley Carb. Buick Encore SUV. Stalling Problems. Buick Turbo. Catalytic Converter. AC System Blower Speeds. Mini Cooper Blower Resistors. Computer Controls. 

Aug 23, 2020
The Average Age Of Cars Is Going Up
46:54

A stock split for Tesla as they grow. Why batteries turn cables black and leak. AGM Batteries. Automotive Electronics. 2011 Ford F250 Diesel. Diesel Exhaust Fluid System. 1998 Corvette battery changing and loss of programming. Key Fobs. Buying a crashed or repairable vehicle. Collision repair. Car Safety. Auto Financing. Another Hoodie Winner, Chris Hartung Liberal Kansas. Summer Heat. Auto Repair Blues. How long do recalls stay around. Diesel Particulate Filter. GMC Ford Diesel Virtual Reality Car Buying. 

Aug 19, 2020
We Toss Shannon Out Just For A Day
46:59

VW Passat Uses Oil. Catch Cans, Oil Separators. Toyota Camry over 250k miles. Flashing Cruise Light. Check Engine Light. Transmission Repair. Current Drain. AGM Batteries. Alternator Failure. Electrical Systems. Hoodie Giveaway. Clark Eckland is the Winner. Download the Podcast App. 2005 Honda Pilot Oxygen Sensors.  Lean and Rich.  Radio Controls and Clock Springs Air Bags. Volume Control. Dead Radio. Air Conditioning. Car Smells. Vapor Lock. 

Aug 16, 2020
350k Miles On A Car Is Nothing To Take Lightly
47:55

A Chevy Uplander with 340k miles. How to keep a car going longer. When to sell a car. Transmission troubles. Fuel injection and an idea for a hot date with a scanner. Air Bag Failure. Engine Diagnostics. Automotive Electrical Problems. Fuel Tank Gauge. Classic Cars. Berkley Classics. Whats an old car worth? Dodge Dakota with low miles. Body Control Modules. AFM Active Fuel Management. Engine noise. 

Aug 13, 2020
Chris Loves His Road Trips
47:38

Chris gets back from a great road trip. Adding weight to a vehicle. Suspension upgrades. Ram Trucks Air Ride. 4 Wheel Drive. Helper Springs. Towing. Air Conditioning Repair. Keeping A Car Going. When to sell a car. Transmission Repair. Car Care. Care Repair. Transmission Fluid Changing. CVT. Jeep Grand Cherokee Engine MIss. Cracked Head. Remanufactured Engines. Engine Computer. Driveability Diagnosis. Code Scanners. Auto Warranties. Ethanol. Engine Oils. Sticking Brakes. Dodge Caravan.

Aug 09, 2020
30 Years Under The Hood And More To Come
46:50

We've completed 30 years Under The Hood and are ready for 30, 25, at least 20 more (: Uber eats buys a food service and Rivian adds more to its bank account. Electric Cars, Alternative Fuels, Ethanol. Diesel Injectors, Duramax. Fuel Additive. Transmission Repairs. EGR Valve Issue. Stalling Chevy Truck. Chris Loves Bears. Identifying an engine block. Big dollars at the car auction. Old Camaros. Push Button Ignitions. Engine Stalling. Engine Diagnostics. Engine Computer Failure. Electrical Problems and more. 

Aug 06, 2020
What Car From Your Past Would You Have Kept
47:58

2002 S10 ZR2 High Fuel Trim. Mass Air Flow Sensors. Fuel Pumps. Cooling System Leaks. Kseal. Dodge Dakota. 30 Years Under The Hood. A Honda CRV with a clogged Radiator. Air Conditioning Repair. What car would you have kept from your past? 4 Wheel Drive. Driveability Issues. Electrical Repair. Automotive News.

Aug 02, 2020
Timing Chains and Oil Systems They Both Break Down
48:42

When was the last time you hit a pothole?  We digress. How is your oil system? We dig into a multi timing chain GM engine with oil system failure. Engine Computer Controls. Smoking Engines, Hard Starting. Transmission shifting. BMW Air Conditioning. Are Doctors and Mechanics anything alike?  Seat Belt wearers unite. The new Corvette Mid-Engine is a monster. Remote Start, Check Engine Lights. Electronic Charging and Alternators. Fuel Pumps and Tanks. Old Gas. Ethanol. Ford Trucks, Dodge Trucks, Silverado. 

Jul 30, 2020
What Is The Weirdest Car You Have Seen
47:01

Weird Cars. EsCarGo, Pacer, VW Thing, Aztec, Vehicross,Dodge Truck Steering Play. Electronic Steering. Steering Noise. Chris can't take the heat. Win a Hoodie! Tow Haul Mode. Hard Transmission Shifting. Chevy Camaro Convertible. Axle noise. Tire noise.

Jul 26, 2020
A Big Hammer Can Fix Anything
48:03

Landrover Discovery with a built-in waterfall
Cooling System problems. Air Conditioning Failure.
Head Gaskets. Wheels that wont come off. Stuck Brakes. A Classic Chrysler Convertible Top issue. 1934 Plymouth Flat Plane Crank. Fixing up an old Honda Civic. Engine Misfire Codes. Salvage Cars. Chrysler corp leadership has a new name. Cold Air Intakes.

Jul 23, 2020
Car Noises And Their Descriptions Have Changed
49:07

Words that describe car noises have been added. Do you know them?
Shannon uses the code Hoodie in the strangest places.
Check engine lights Chevy Express Van 8.1 Low Power. Electric Throttles. Ford 4 Wheel Drive. Fuel Problems. Driveability. Suspension Noise. Chevy 4 Wheel Drive. Willys Jeep Snow Plow. Vintage Cars. 

 

Jul 19, 2020
A New Device Save Children's Lives From Hot Cars
50:29

A 12 year old girl comes up with a device to save children from being trapped in a hot car.
Don't forget the code "Hoodie" when visiting our partners to save money. A 1973 Mustang gets help. Automotive Safety. 
Automakers getting back to manufacturing cars and parts. Tesla ramps up cars and their stock. 2008 Chevy with a ring. Oil pressure issues. 5.4 Ford Cam Phaser Issue or engine issue? Remanufactured Engines. Removing a steering wheel. Pontiac Fiero Repair.

Jul 16, 2020
We Got A Hoodie Mystery To Solve
47:45

Two stolen vehicles in Oregon crash into each other, a two for one for the authorities.
Dumb Criminals
A huge amount of Performance Cars stolen from a California dealership
AC System Repair
Head Gasket Cooling System Leaks
A Land Rover with a Crankshaft Sensor issue.
Low Power and Transmission Shifting Issues
Flashing Overdrive Light
Check Engine Lights
Auto Repair

Jul 12, 2020
Don Beneventi Collector Car Auction Interview
18:16

The Don Beneventi collector car auction is coming. He has a collection of amazing low mile MSO cars and more for auction including a DeLorean! Check it out if your a collector or want to start.

Jul 10, 2020
Gesswein Mopar Auction Interview
11:25

Gesswein Motors has collected cars for decades and they are coming up for auction. Many Mopars including Superbirds! Check it out!

Jul 10, 2020
Hybrid Cars Are Great For Roads Not Lakes
49:03

Would you back your Highlander hybrid into a lake? Hmm...
Time to go fishing.
Our favorite lake comes up on this episode as we go to Lake Of The Ozarks
Shannon hangs out with Guy Fieri sits down with Shannon for dinner. Diners Drive-Ins and Dives and Shannon tries to match Camaros with him. Wonder if Guy has Berkley Classics?
F150 Ford with Stuck Doors
2018 MKX which engine size Ecoboost or no
Cracked Heads Cooling Systems
Ford Electronic transmisisons
Factory parts or Alternatives
Ford is ending the Lincoln Continental
Parts interchanges



 

Jul 09, 2020
Sometimes You Just Have To Wait For The Tow Truck
48:49

Russ has a breakdown
The Car wash really sucks, when it sucks up your only key
Transmission Issues
Chevy Starting Problems
Fuel Pumps
Misfire Stalling Pontiac TransAm 
Horse Power
Buick Roadmaster
Impala SS
LT1 Engine

 

Jul 05, 2020
A Life-Long Chevy Dealer Puts His Collector Cars Up For Auction
01:06:38

Don Beneventi is putting has Chevrolet Collection of Classic Collectors like a Luguna S3, 70s Montes and Camaros and even a stray DeLoreon up for sale. 
A Durango with tilt steering has failed.
A silverado has a possesed horn that honks itself. 
A 4x4 Ford is stuck in low.
A 2018 Chrysler Pacifica has steering  issues.
Air Conditioning repair.
Listen for an interview about the Chevy Auction at the end of this podcast. 
The new Apple App has a bonus content button. Check it out for app only content.

Jul 02, 2020
Manual Or Automatic Car And Truck Transmissions Which Is For You?
48:03

Manual car and truck transmissions are fading away. Which do you prefer in your automobile?
Battery Drains, Engine Misfire, our new apps are searchable like you asked for so we are adding more words in the description.
Construction Zone Accidents.
Tons of really cool low mile and almost no mile cars up for auction. This group is mostly Chevrolets and one DeLorean. Z28 Camaros and more.
Towing accidents, move over, it's the law!
Driving in the mountains.

Jun 29, 2020
Does Auto Repair Scare You Or Just The Cost
48:28

Care Care doesn't have to be expensive unless you put it off. 
We talk to a guy about converting a hot rod truck to a Tremek Manual Transmission.
Chris and Shannon are still having a love affair with their Prius while a listeners has a engine misfire.
Tune Ups and what goes into them. 
Changing Transmission Oil
Light Truck Engine Brakes on Diesels and much much more.
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Jun 25, 2020
Do You Remember The Good Ol Days Of Great Car Ads
57:22

Chris digs out some 50 year old audio and we talk to a Jim Gesswein about a huge vintage car auction coming up. Teaser... 2 Superbirds in it! Check out our new app to listen to the show available now in the store for free.

Jun 21, 2020
Car Repairs And Choosing A Truck What Is Best For You
49:05

Are you listening on the new podcast app? What model truck may be best for you? Diesel or gas? DEF Fluid, Auto Repair Costs, what you use the truck for, they all are important. 

Jun 18, 2020
Car Repairs And Choosing A Truck What Is Best For You

Are you listening on the new podcast app? What model truck may be best for you? Diesel or gas? DEF Fluid, Auto Repair Costs, what you use the truck for, they all are important. 

Jun 18, 2020
Car Repairs And Choosing A Truck What Is Best For You

Are you listening on the new podcast app? What model truck may be best for you? Diesel or gas? DEF Fluid, Auto Repair Costs, what you use the truck for, they all are important. 

Jun 18, 2020
This Ones So Much Fun You May Have To Listen Twice
54:32

A Grand Am may get new life, or be put out to pasture. The guys dive in deep with B'laster 

Jun 14, 2020
How Far Would You Go To Personalize Your Car
50:32

A person ads a personal touch to their car but have they gone too far?

Jun 11, 2020
A Good Frame Is Hard To Find
48:44

A house is nothing without a good foundation and the same goes for your car...

Jun 07, 2020
This Episode Gets A Little Hairy About When Shannon Arrives
51:17

Sometimes a ticking noise is a bomb in the engine waiting to go off and other times its just what it's being fed...

Jun 04, 2020
Some Automotive Self Help Repair Advice Is The Prescription
48:51

There are alternatives to expensive repairs. Our listeners do some amazing things.

May 31, 2020
Not All Our Car News Is Good News
45:18

We try to help with great news to save you money but it doesn't always turn out that way. 

May 27, 2020
The Crazy Front End Wobble Issue Has Been Solved
48:44

Some newer trucks have a crazy shake that has eluded the drivers for some time and they say it's now been taken care of.

Automotive mysteries you have wondered about are solved.

May 24, 2020
Are You Ready To Care For A Classic Car If You Buy One
49:03

We talk a few things you may want to know if you pick up a classic car.

May 20, 2020
From The Jersey Shore to The Oregon Coast We Talk Cars
49:20

Talking tires, Talking Security, Talking Side Impact Sensors, Transmission repairs, Charging systems, Classic Cars and more

May 17, 2020
Whats The Number One Sold Car In The World
48:28

Just how many cars of one specific model have been sold. It may surprise you.

May 13, 2020
What's A Watts Line
47:06

More than just car talk, we fill you in on a little history too.

May 10, 2020
Possibly The Craziest Automotive Episode We Have Had
49:18

Prison, Star Wars, and a Crazy friend. What do they all have in common. It gets a little weird on Under The Hood. 

May 07, 2020
Soft Snow Is No Place To Land Your Dukes Of Hazard Jump
47:03

How much damage can snow do to a car?

May 03, 2020
Our Classics Are Out And Were Ready To Cruise
48:05

Are you ready for summer? We are. 

Apr 29, 2020
Clean Air And Blue Sky Above Americas Cities
49:08

A Hoodie calls with possibly more info than we can handle and the air is cleaning itself up.

Apr 26, 2020
Deep Sea Truck Fishing
53:43

Pacific Blue. Lets go deep sea fishing for a new Chevy Truck.

Apr 22, 2020
Roadside Safety When You Are Stranded
47:44

Do you know what to do when you are stranded? Car repair tips and news to keep you on the road.

Apr 19, 2020
A Guy Crashes A Porsche Supercar in New York
49:15

Hang in there, were here to give you an hour of fun uplifting car advice, uplifting unless your car is the really bad one. 

Apr 15, 2020