Under The Hood show

By Nordstroms Automotive Inc.

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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
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
30 Years Under The Hood And More To Come

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. Download our new Android App in the Play Store Today!

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

Our New App is available on the Google Play Store now! Listed as Under The Hood Show by Nordstroms Automotive inc. 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. Our new apps are coming soon! We'll let you know as soon as they are up on the App Store and Google Play store. 

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
We Honor Our Vets And Care For Your Automotive Needs
51:16

A call from a Vietnam vet, Updates on news, Whats going on in the Auto shop.

Apr 12, 2020
Automotive Cliffhangers
48:58

An hour of happy news, well unless your car is doomed (:

Apr 09, 2020
Have You Seen A Car With A Million Miles
49:53

A listener with a million mile pickup. Charades, and pop culture.
Please share and subscribe to the podcast. No bad news or politics just fun and free information.

Apr 05, 2020
Classic Cars That You Might Not Think Are Classics
50:25

Do you have a love for a car or truck that is not what you would normally think of as a classic or collector or performance car. Some of our listeners really go all out to make their cars something different and stand out.

Apr 01, 2020
Towing Safety And Spring Automotive Tips For Your Car
48:28

Towing Safety Tips, Ford Fuel System Problems, Head Gasket Failures and more automotive fun and information from Under The Hood.

Mar 29, 2020
Was The Lost Hoodie And His Honda Ever Found
50:09

We last left you waiting to find out if Tracy made it back home. 
Chris and Russ have a rap off. Maybe... #Honda Keys, #FordTransmisison #EngineMissfire #ChevyTransmission #ElectricalProblems

Mar 25, 2020
A Stalling Charger Gas Problems Engine Stalling And Car Health
49:10

Automotive fun and car repair help. Take a break from the crazy world and listen to us in the garage as you work on your car.

Mar 22, 2020
Cars Are Still Broken and Were Still Repairing Them
49:29

Frankencar coming to a shop near you, maybe...

Mar 18, 2020
The Vintage Chevy Van Strikes Again
50:40

Chris' brother shares his fond memories of his old van.

Mar 15, 2020
Who Ya Gonna Call? Under The Hood
01:01:27

On the lake and in the plains our listeners are calling for help. Then we go Under The Hood with CarMax inside of their service centers with one of their techs. CarMax Is looking for Techs and they have great info on great jobs.

Mar 11, 2020
What Kind Of Oil Should I Use In My Car
47:23

#What kind of oil should I use?, #Lexus trouble, #Toyota Recall

 

Mar 08, 2020
Whats The Record For A Car With The Highest Miles On It
49:20

How many miles can you pout on a car and how many have you put on? 

Mar 05, 2020
Timing Belts, Timing Chains, Car Repair, Leaking Wheels, it's all Under The Hood!
48:02

This show is groovy baby! F150s get a big recall that's lights us up.

Mar 01, 2020
Timing Belts, Timing Chains, Car Repair, Leaking Wheels, it's all Under The Hood!

This show is groovy baby! F150s get a big recall that's lights us up.

Mar 01, 2020
Hoodie Automotive Trips Down Memory Lane
49:19

Shannon says Whip it but the listener has something different in mind. 

Feb 27, 2020
Your Car Your Data Vehicle Privacy Security And You
01:04:36

Your Car is yours, but what about the gigabytes of data it generates as you drive it? Does it belong to you or someone else? Can you control it? Time will tell. Take a listen and see what industry leaders have to say.

Feb 23, 2020
You Cant Beat This Show But Today It Was Beet
57:42

Yes we spelled Beet the way we wanted to, you'll see why. Stay tuned to the podcast for great info from CarMax. They are hiring techs and more and have an amazing workplace. Listen as we interview them.

Feb 20, 2020
A Visit To TransAm Specialties of Florida
47:42

We reveal some little known secrets about the Smokey and The Bandit TA

Feb 16, 2020
Cars And Electronics Are Sometimes A Frustrating MIx
46:31

We all seem to have electrical issues with our cars. Sometimes we think we might be better off with less of them.

Feb 13, 2020
38 Starters On Your K5 Blazer Is One Too Many
47:01

4x4  problems, driving on the ice, and 38 starters burnt out.

Feb 09, 2020
Our Memories Of 60s and 70 Vans
48:33

We go way back to 1960s Vans and Chris goes off, way off... on his memory of a van.

Feb 05, 2020
Roll With The Automotive Changes
48:09

The Changes in The Automotive world never stop. Will we all be able to keep up?

Feb 02, 2020
Russ Gets A Accident Magnet And Gets In One
45:18

Shannon is hitting the car show circuit but may retire after the first one.  Russ just gets hit.

Jan 30, 2020
First Corvette Mid Engine Sells and CarMax Has A Lot To Offer
57:04

Listen in at the end of today's cast for details of working for CarMax. They Are hiring for automotive and we bet you don't know how much they have to offer techs.

Jan 26, 2020
When Was The Last Time You Had A Car Accident
01:04:32

Listen to the interview with iCar at the end of the podcast for great info on what to do to ease the pain of a car accident. 

Jan 23, 2020
Mechanics On A Mission
47:13

Mechanics on a special mission to help others in need of car repair.

Jan 18, 2020
It's Great To Be Back
52:08

Russ is back and the guys are thrilled!

Jan 16, 2020
The New Car Models Are On The Way And Amazon Prime Is On The Road
48:36

A cross country trip for Russ revealed many transports full of great looking cars and trucks.

Jan 12, 2020
Another Day Without Russ Is A Day With Chris And Shannon
48:58

We can't leave these guys alone. Just wait til Russ gets back next episode. Thanks for keeping it together guys.

Jan 09, 2020
This Automotive Show Is Off The Road
48:35

You never know what happens when Russ takes a day off. Chris and Shannon get way off track. 

Jan 05, 2020
Automotive Scan Tools and Diagnostic Software Questions
43:51

If you're going to repair a vehicle it takes some special equipment but it's available. We give a few hints.

Jan 01, 2020
To Flush Or Not To Flush That Is The Question
50:52

Oil system care is important on today's vehicles but there are things to think about.

Dec 28, 2019
Hot To Find A Mechanic And When To Sell Your Car And More
49:21

How do you know when to sell a car and where to find a mechanic? It's a tough one...

Dec 25, 2019
A Little Automotive Football For You
47:21

Chris Carter takes on a football sidetrack then gives us pure automotive genius 

Dec 23, 2019
Chris Want To Join The Space Force
45:06

We love a good Shannon story. You never know what crazy thing might happen

Dec 18, 2019
The Death Wobble Or Is It The Death Shake
45:56

Whats a Death-Wobble? Listen in and find out and make sure to listen to the entire cat story before you judge. (:

Dec 16, 2019
Easter Eggs and Car Doors Have Nothing In Common
49:23

When you door handle fails, don't wait. Get it fixed.

Dec 11, 2019
Pdiddle Or SlugBug What Do You Call It
50:00

We have some crazy names that have to do with cars, How do you pronounce Pdiddle?

Dec 09, 2019
Some Old Some New Part 2
44:47

Another great collection of favorite moments from Under The Hood.

Dec 04, 2019
Some New Some Old part 1
49:40

A collection of best of and some new for the holidays

Dec 01, 2019
The Electric Mustang Mach E Has People Talking
50:38

Planes, trains and automobiles, we have it all. Whats in your garage?

Nov 28, 2019
Details from The AAPEX Show and Cars Gone Wild
01:02:44

Check out the segment about the AApex Show in Vegas and hear whats up in the news for the Automakers.

Nov 24, 2019
The Strongest Automotive Show You've Ever Seen Heard Whatever
49:26

Does you car always crank. How is your battery. 

Nov 21, 2019
SEMA 2019 Shannon Is Back From Automotive Week
50:15

Shannon is back from a week at SEMA Automotive Week show in Las Vegas and he has news!

Nov 18, 2019
After They Put The Fire Out The Self Repair Saga
49:45

When the phrase "After they put the fire out" comes up... a listener is second guessing a repair

Nov 14, 2019
A Million Mile Battery
49:21

The guys are all back in studio with tales from their trip and a million mile battery is on the way.

Nov 11, 2019
A Million Dollar Automotive Idea Or Chris Thinks So
49:15

Dodge is talking power dollars, what does that mean. Well, its a lot of Horse Power.

Nov 07, 2019
The Demolition Derby Results
47:59

A Hoodie calls back after he runs the Demo Derby. 

Nov 03, 2019
A Hybrid Jeep And A Diesel Jeep Whats Next
59:25

Jeep to offer a diesel and a hybrid... say what? Check out the interview at the end of the podcast with John Hanighen from Ford. Lots of interesting stuff coming our way.

Oct 30, 2019
What Kind Of Crazy Automotive Problems Do You Have
58:15

If it were not for car problems, we would have no problems at all. Or that's sometimes the way it seems. Stay tuned for some great info form our friends at Ford at the end of today's show. Lot's of great info right from the top!

Oct 28, 2019
How Does Your Favorite American Muscle Car Stack Up
47:26

Will the rumor of a Camaro going away come true. It's just a rumor for now but anythings possible. 

Oct 23, 2019
Chris Is Answering All The Questions Today Maybe
47:01

Chris is giving it his all as we go sans Shannon and hit the electrical stuff

Oct 20, 2019
Shannon Goes Road Racing
50:12

We get a call back from a listener who took our advice (just for entertainment by the way) and he calls us back. See what happens.

Oct 16, 2019
In Our 30th Year Thanks for Making Us Your Favorite Car talk Show
50:08

BMW Issues a recall of the Toyota Supra. Take a listen and figure that out (:

Oct 13, 2019
Fully Automated Cars May Wear Out In A few Years
46:19

AVs could be crushed in four years. Could it be true? You decide.

Oct 09, 2019
A Recall That Could Not Have Been Just A Few Years Ago
50:42

What's a recall that could not have happened? Well... not all things that are on today's cars were there just a while ago.

Oct 06, 2019
My Cars Safety System Cause Me To Crash
46:49

Have you had a safety system on your ride cause you trouble? It can happen. Some regular repair and inspection can be a big help.

Oct 02, 2019
Deep Into The Weeds Of Auto Repair
49:33

GM is on Strike and parts are getting a bit hard to find and California emissions may be a thing of the past.

Sep 29, 2019
What Cool Vehicle Accessory Became A Disaster For The Manufacturer
48:25

Cool new car systems often become trouble for a manufacturer but not because the system was bad but rather because it was not easy to use in some cases. What system was hard for you to get used to?

Sep 25, 2019
Shannon Gets Distracted By A Bird A Firebird That Is
47:01

Talk Firebirds with Shannon and he is bound to pay attention. Flooding takes its toll and a some listeners need a charge. 

Sep 22, 2019
Hobbs And Shaw Movie Shows Off Supercars And Destroy A Few
48:43

Movies are a great place to see awesome cars but sometimes we cry when we see them destroyed. 

Sep 18, 2019
When A Dad Works With His Son To Build A Race Car It Gets Wild
51:35

A dad takes a test drive in a car and its all money from there. Check out the tale of a dad hooked on racing.

Sep 15, 2019
Is Chris Joke Funny Were Just Not Sure Lets Talk Cars
48:04

An odd way to finish a car and a joke from Chris we may not recover from...

Sep 11, 2019
A Call From Afar with a Cool Little GTO
46:13

We have a call from far far away with a really cool classic car.

Cummins Diesel Engine in a CK Chevy Truck and a bunch of other stuff

Sep 08, 2019
The Jig Is Up What Do You Think Of Chris's New Obsession
50:39

Chris is now buried in his new classic car. He has officially turned into the VW guy.

Sep 04, 2019
Chris Finally Get His Classic Car and A Huge Classic Car Sale
59:36

Chris finally has the Berkley Classic he always wanted and at the end there is an amazing auction that is getting national attention on Fox News, and others as a classic car auction not to miss. 

Aug 30, 2019
Under The Hood Show Scream It Out Loud!
48:42

Shannon has folks screaming out in public places and Russ and Chris have answers for your car questions.

Aug 28, 2019
Its Time To Wake Up And Smell The Diesel Fuel
46:45

Lee Iacocca gets a memorable sendoff. 

Aug 25, 2019
A Very Deep Hoodie Automotive Moment
48:06

A caller lends plenty of in-depth knowledge in the diagnosis of his Ford

Aug 21, 2019
Motorheads To Daily Commuters Its All On The Air
48:55

The show has gone south on us (: Lots of great calls on today's show. We really appreciate your calls. 

Aug 18, 2019
Lord Of The Horn Rings
47:01

We go off on a strange tangent about horn rings. You'll see where were going. Thanks for tuning-in and tuning-up!

Aug 14, 2019
Don't Get Scammed On Automotive Warranties
46:56

There are some great extended warranty companies out there but also some really bad ones that don't have your car and you in mind. We break down some details.

Aug 11, 2019
How Far Would You Go To Get The Car You Want
47:34

A Hoodie wants a right hand drive car and getting one in the US. is not as easy as you may think. 

Aug 07, 2019
A Million Pounds Behind An Electric F150 Yes Electric
49:06

29 years down and many more to go. We aired our first show August 1990 and now were entering our 30th year! Thank you everyone. Ford pulls a million LBS. with an electric F150

Aug 04, 2019
Something That Has Never Happened On Under The Hood
44:31

Chris takes two calls in a row and nails them both spot on! The Annual Road Trip

Jul 31, 2019
Knowing Your Car Safety Features Can Save Your Life
46:26

Do you know what kind of glass your car has and how to get out of it in a crash? 

Jul 28, 2019
Chris Runs Into The Gold Rush Rally
48:18

What do you do when you run into dozens of exotic cars flying down the road? You chase them down and check them out. 

Jul 24, 2019
Shannons Vacation Misadventures
49:00

Shannons back and we find out just how much stiff he lost while on vacation. 

Jul 21, 2019
Electric Street Rods- It Could Happen
45:39

When a caller can't find a part the guys give him some direction. How about an electric street rod? 

Jul 17, 2019
Retro Mod Classic Cars
48:19

Shannon and Chris are wound up and roaring on this show... Retro mods are on the way.

Jul 14, 2019
The Can Of Soup Car
43:23

A new car from China is on its way. We hope its not a can of soup. Thanks for Tuning-In and Tuning-Up with the Motor Medics. Choosing a diesel truck

Jul 11, 2019
Modifying Your Vehicle Can Be Rewarding And A Challenge
47:28

When you change things up on your ride sometimes things don't go as planed. Producer Doug takes the seat as Chris is watching rockets launch.

Jul 07, 2019
Shannon Goes To The Corvette Driving School
49:28

Shannon just got back from Nevada at the Corvette Driving School and they will never be the same. How did he do? Tune-In to Tune Up and find out. 

Jul 04, 2019
Shelby's Mustang
58:43

Twenty Years ago on Under The Hood what was the big news in automobiles? Check out the Sponsor Spotlight at the end of this podcast. Lots of info you might not know about their parts and coverage of more than just Ford

Jun 30, 2019
Summer Travel Can Be Hard On The Car
48:34

Its Russ and Doug today. Tune in to Tune up your automotive woes.

Jun 26, 2019
Crazy Creepin Things Under The Hood
48:37

Don't be alarmed! Chris and Shannon will return next week and at least Shannon will have a food story about his absence. Thanks for Tuning-In and Tuning-Up Hoodies! 

Jun 23, 2019
Robots Cars and Drones Delivering Your Parts
48:10

Drones are in the news delivering your packages. How will you get your auto parts delivered in the near future. 
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Jun 19, 2019
Smoke Those Tires If Ya Got Um
44:19

A guy wants to smoke his tires and is looking for advice on how to do it. There's a new diesel on the road. We tell you more.
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Jun 16, 2019
A New Way To Test Your Cars Shoes
48:54

Testing car shoes, and by shoes we mean tires. Gotta love technology.
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Jun 12, 2019
What Does An Electric Leaf Blower Have To Do With Cars
47:54

Electric Leaf Blowers are in the news and they have a car connection. Maybe they will be self-operating like their makers cars (: 
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Jun 09, 2019
A Leaking 57 Caddy Is No Way To Start The Summer
44:39

A listener has a 57 Cad with a slight... leak.
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Jun 06, 2019
A Robot Self Driving Car Delivery Person
47:56

See what terrifies Chris on today's episode.
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Jun 02, 2019
Exploding Cars That Would Be A Bad Day
48:33

An exploding car makes for a bad day. Listen in to see how it went for this listener. Wherever you listen to the show please SUBSCRIBE and rate and review the show. It would mean a lot to us. Thanks! 

May 29, 2019
A Hundred Year Old Auto Parts Call
48:01

A hundred year old horn. Not something we usually talk about on the show but it sure was interesting. You never know what's coming up on the show. AC season is upon us. How is your vehicle?
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May 28, 2019
Trade Your Chickens For Auto Parts Only On Under The Hood
49:30

Barter, that's the oldest form of trade but what's for barter for a bumper? Find out on today's show.
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May 22, 2019
The Double Auto Show Can You See Why
48:49

Another facebook live video/you tube live video is coming up on 5-30-19 about 11 Central. Make sure and check us out and ask your questions live! 
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May 19, 2019
Chris is Unleashed in a Raptor
48:31

Russ is ready for a farm and a tank and Chris is Raptor ready. Let's go! Are you ready for A/C season? Get your car ready.
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May 15, 2019
Russ Gives The Guys Gifts and Shannon Tries To Break It
48:03

Shiny new toys  should be given after the show. We know that now. Russ finds his inner self and listeners confirm the worst...or best... You decide. 
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May 12, 2019
Hot Crossed Buns This Episode is Smoking Hot
47:17

How hot can a seat get? We'll tell you.
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May 09, 2019
Walnut Blasting Your Car Whats Up With That
48:00

A little look into walnut blasting and what it's for. Tesla takes a dip. Automotive News and Repairs. 
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May 05, 2019
Shannons Trip To The Washington DC Auto Show
46:27

Shannon took a trip to Washington and had a cool visit to a high end auto show and a listener calls us back about our advice.
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May 01, 2019
A New Ford Is On The Horizon With Something Big Under The Hood
44:44

How do you find used car parts that are not listed for sale when you look for them? A new Ford is on the horizon.
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Apr 28, 2019
Were Ready For Summer Cruisin and Leaving The Snow Behind
51:06

How big is a Ford ignition control module? The size of a sandwich? You decide. 
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Apr 24, 2019
Were Ready For Summer Driving Are You
51:12

Summer driving is just around the corner. Its Car car month in April and time to check over your ride.
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Apr 21, 2019
The Powers Out But Were Full Of Energy
48:11

Our power went out during the show. First time ever! We made it through though. Shannon's out and were going to make fun of him.
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Apr 18, 2019
There's No Stopping What's Under The Hood
47:19

Shannon is out so Russ and Chris are making fun of him. He's out on a trip to Washington without us. Check out his auto show photos on our facebook page.
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Apr 14, 2019
The State Of The Automotive Repair Shop
49:03

What's the state of the automotive repair shop? Well listen in and we'll tell you. 
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Apr 11, 2019
Can License Plates Really Be Reinvented
49:16

License Plates are being reinvented and some folks don't like it. So many automotive things are changing so fast and we keep you posted.
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Apr 07, 2019
Your Automotive Technology Experts
48:36

Chris takes over and heads Russ and Shannon off with some great advice.
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Apr 03, 2019
A Laundry Basket Of Frozen Food Wont Last In A Hot Camaro Trunk
50:03

Folks, don't leave frozen goods in the back of your car when spring is on the way. One of our hosts may have some experience with this. Wherever you listen to the show please SUBSCRIBE and rate and review the show. It would mean a lot to us. Thanks!

Mar 31, 2019
How's Your Battery Knowledge
57:53

A special section on batteries from our partner JCI at the end of today's show. How's your battery knowledge? Wherever you listen to the show please SUBSCRIBE and rate and review the show. It would mean a lot to us. Thanks!

Mar 27, 2019
It's A Bad Day When Your Brakes Fail
49:47

Brake failure is never any fun but what's up with this one? What Car-song titles can you think of. Wherever you listen to the show please SUBSCRIBE and rate and review the show. It would mean a lot to us. Thanks!

Mar 24, 2019
A Car Named Reba
49:09

Have you named a car? One of our listeners calls hers Reba. Wherever you listen to the show please SUBSCRIBE and rate and review the show. It would mean a lot to us. Thanks!

Mar 20, 2019
What Cars Are Still Hot and What Is That Noise
47:50

Cars trend with the ages of who is still alive and collecting them. What cars are your favorite, and what the heck is that noise??
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Mar 16, 2019
When Do You Change Your Cars Oil
48:51

When you change your oil and how you take care of your car is more important now than it may have ever been. Today's cars and trucks are heavily loaded with features that rely on clean oil.

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Mar 14, 2019
New Trucks And New Engines Advance Automotive Power
49:27

The new trucks have changed and there are new drive trains with great changes in power to choose from. How much power will they add? Wherever you listen to the show please SUBSCRIBE and rate and review the show. It would mean a lot to us. Thanks!

Mar 10, 2019
A Kid Just Wants Some Car Emblems and That's What He Got
53:00

A kid found an emblem on the roadside then wanted to get a few more and boy did he get what he asked for. Wherever you listen to the show please SUBSCRIBE and rate and review the show. It would mean a lot to us. Thanks!

Mar 07, 2019
Should You Switch Cars If You're A Older Driver Or Keep It
50:42

A listener who is in his eighties calls us about getting another car at this point in life and what he might get. Lyft has some big Automotive News and a listener is bumming about his BMW.
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Mar 03, 2019
The Squeaky Brake Gets The Grease
48:54

If it squeaks... Also how to be a good complainer. You just never know what you may hear on the show. Ford has a big recall too. 

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Feb 28, 2019
The 38 Special Automotive Mystery Machine
49:40

How many times have you replaced one part on a car? Well, this guy has probably done one more than that. Oh boy.
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Feb 24, 2019
GMs Tailgate Leaves Us Wondering
50:29

GM's New Sierra Tail Gate has a lot of function but also a lot of cost. Just one of the many new expensive vehicle features.
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Feb 21, 2019
Driving On A Frozen Lake Is Risky Business
48:53

Have you driven your snow machine on a frozen lake? How about your truck. Well it all seems to cold for us. Brr...
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Feb 17, 2019
Can A Car Start At 30 Below Zero
47:50

We've been overrun with cold cars this week but many of our listeners are giving us a good laugh as they stay warm.
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Feb 14, 2019
Car Questions Run Deep on Under The Hood
48:06

A customer wants to know about his oil pressure after using an oil flush product and more calls and automotive news.
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Feb 11, 2019
The Volcano Driver Rides Again!
50:31

Volcanos, Man Killers, Not getting what you bought. Thanks for Tuning-In and Tuning-Up with the Motor Medics! 

Feb 07, 2019
Car Questions Truck Question And Even Geography
50:17

We go way out today with questions and deep thought about things that are just strange. 

Jan 31, 2019
The Truck Wars Have Heated Up
49:57

The New Ram has 1000 ft lbs of torque. (When properly equipped) (:

Thanks for Tuning-In and Tuning-Up with the Motor Medics.

Jan 27, 2019
Remote Controlled Autonomous Cars
49:58

A standby driver for autonomous cars, hmm...

Jan 24, 2019
A New Automotive Questions and Answers Group For You
48:54

We have created a new facebook group just for you where you can ask car questions and get answers or help others by answering their questions. Just click on the "visit group" button under our picture on facebook

Jan 20, 2019
Start Stop Technology Do You Love It Or Hate It
47:11

Start-Stop Technology is here to stay but some folks find it kind of "Clunky" And getting I.C.E.d yes iced. What is it? Thanks for Tuning-In and Tuning-Up with the Motor Medics on Under The Hood!

Jan 16, 2019
From Anchorage To Australia The Motor Medics Cover The World
47:19

Wow! 1500 Episodes of Under The Hood! Today the guys take live calls from Alaska all the way to Australia helping their Hoodies. Shannon goes into the sports car scene. 

Jan 13, 2019
How Do You Maintain Your Car
45:56

How long will a car last? How you care for it has a lot to do with it. 

Jan 10, 2019
Do You Have A Bucket List Car
43:07

A car so powerful that it is banned from NHRA. We'll its not ours, that's for sure. Thanks for Tuning-In and Tuning-Up with the Motor Medics.

Jan 06, 2019
Christmas Past is Upon Us
50:30

Christmas past is upon us but the ghost of Car Repair Present is everlasting. 

Jan 03, 2019
We Are So Ready To get Under The Hood of a Tank
50:34

Are you ready for a drive a tank show? We are!
Thanks for Tuning-In and Tuning-Up with the Motor Medics!

Dec 31, 2018
Christmas Time Is Automotive Time
49:56

What are you getting your car for Christmas?

Dec 27, 2018
No Matter Where You Tune-In You Can Tune-Up With Us
46:18

What a crazy day at the show. It always makes us smile.

Dec 24, 2018
Watch Out For Automotive Gremlins
52:04

What kind of gremlins does your car have.

Dec 20, 2018
Gm Plants Close Showing a Change On The Automotive Horizon
47:15

How will changes in the automotive market effect you and your buying choices? 

Dec 16, 2018
Shannon Needs A Pop Culture Lesson Not a Automotive Lesson
39:41

Its raining, its snowing, and... well you figure out the rest. The holidays are here and were excited! 

Dec 09, 2018
How Well Do You Know The Vehicle You Drive
46:15

Do you know your vehicle? How much can it tow? What options does it have? Get to know your ride. 

Dec 06, 2018
Why Do All These People Drive With No Headlights On
57:26

Why do we see so many cars with their lights off after dark?

Dec 02, 2018
Chris Is Starving Someone Get Him A Sandwich
47:22

Chris is ready for lunch but not before we help you with your rides. 

Nov 29, 2018
Holiday Travel Stress How Get Ready For Your Automotive Trip
48:03

Are you ready for holiday travel? The Motor Medics run down a list of a few of the items to check over before you go

Nov 25, 2018
The Rapid Change In Automotive Technology
49:05

Automotive tech is changing fast. Are we ready?

Nov 22, 2018
SEMA 2018 Russ Takes a Ride In A Self Driving Car from Aptiv
48:31

Russ was at the SEMA show and took a ride in a self driving car. SEMA2018 was amazing and there are many great new products coming to you in the automotive aftermarket soon.

Nov 18, 2018
This Automotive Show Must Be Psychic
44:47

Propane Trucks, Psychic Hosts, well not really, but we are here to help you. 

Nov 15, 2018
Get that vehicle ready for the season
47:08

Winter is coming, and here for some. Are you ready for it? Get that car ready for the season.

Nov 11, 2018
The Most Reliable Cars This Year
47:19

What is the most reliable vehicle? There is a list (: 

Nov 08, 2018
Is There A Tire Repair Scam Going On
47:56

What part of a tire can be repaired? And has Tesla Turned a corner and can they deliver? Can your car deliver you? 

Nov 05, 2018
We Thought Chris Was Crazy For Cars But He's Just Crazy
44:42

Another crazy Auto Show with the Motor Medics. How old is too old for keeping a car? We take your calls and help you keep going. Thanks for Tuning-In and Tuning-Up with the Motor Medics. 

Oct 31, 2018
The We Have Automotive Performance Performance
45:07

It's a great performance and Chris is a cut up... 

Oct 28, 2018
The Classic Automotive Show
42:51

Lots of classic cars on this week's episode.

Oct 24, 2018
Does Long Distance Driving Effect Your Car
46:55

A listener wants to know if driving non-stop long distances is hard on your engine oil. Tune-in and see what the answer is.

Oct 21, 2018
Listeners Are Stepping Up The Horsepower
46:45

A listener with a Turbo Coupe MGB has questions, we take your calls and have a little listener fun. 

Oct 17, 2018
Forza May Break Chris and Russ Visits Tesla Store
46:23

Chris thinks the new Forza Automotive game may be a distraction for his kid at school but we really think it's Chris that's enjoying the game too much.

Oct 15, 2018
Brakes Tires Shakes and Groans Automotive Illness
45:53

Russ is gone but will return next week but we have tons of automotive knowledge and fun for you.

Oct 10, 2018
Russ Is Out So Lets See How They Do
46:45

Were having a little fun with the guys but seriously. Cadillac is moving back to Detroit and there are new things on the horizon.

Oct 08, 2018
Don't Get Scammed By A Fake Warranty Company
47:20

While there are some great warranty companies out there, you may be hit up by a fake one. Buyer beware. The guys give a situation one of their own customers got into.

Oct 03, 2018
Worldwide Automotive Advice Even As Far Away As Canada
47:40

Wherever you are we have the automotive advice for you. Some companies have changed their brand names like Dodge Truck to Ram. What are your thoughts? Should they have stayed the same? 

Sep 30, 2018
Shannon Starts the Show Automotive Wonders
57:57

A special sponsor spotlight at the end of today's show. Learn more about AGM Batteries. Vehicles are ditching the side mirrors in favor of cameras. What's next.

Sep 26, 2018
Automotive Movie Legend Burt Reynolds Has Died
51:01

We lost a memory for us in the automotive world. Burt Reynolds has passed on to the great Car Show in the sky. We take your calls and help you with your rides. 

Sep 23, 2018
10 Million Ford Mustangs
45:02

The 10 millionth Ford Mustang was recently built, we give away a Brush Hero and take your automotive calls.

Sep 19, 2018
Car Fuels Kids and Automotive Maintenance
47:59

Does a cleaner fuel keep your engine clean? Do different fuels change your mileage. Are you teaching your kids about car maintenance?

Sep 16, 2018
Russ Falls Off His Rocker And The Automotive World Is On End
50:48

Do you get frustrated when you get cars repaired? We take your calls and give you automotive advice.

Sep 12, 2018
A Skunkasaurus Rex Causes A Automotive Catastrophe
51:28

A skunk that took out a car. A beef roast road block and fueling a car. All sorts of Automotive stuff.

Sep 09, 2018
Cars With No Gas Cap Whats Up With That
48:07

The gas cap is on the demise. How do they work and what do they cost? We give away a Brush Hero and take your calls. 

Sep 05, 2018
Have Our Views Of Autonomous Cars Changed
49:45

Have our views changed about self driving cars? Some people have jumper the autonomous ship.  Chris watches a F35 demo flight and tries out his almost self driving car of his own.

Sep 03, 2018
An Automotive History Rabbit Hole As Told By Under The Hood
48:21

Which way are we going today, rabbit holes are among the Automotive Experts.

Aug 29, 2018
Russ Takes Us To Fargo And Chris Is Still Ignoring His Recalls
53:26

Do you know if your car has a recall? If you do, have you had it done? What about the recalls of the recalls of the recalls? The automotive world is going crazy with recalls.

Aug 26, 2018
How To Sneak Up On Your Car
49:45

How to sneak up on your car, dead batteries and more.

Aug 22, 2018
The Podcast Pod of Automotive Podcasting In a Car
49:35

Where do you podcast? In a car, in a pod, in your living room. It doesn't matter where you are we have great advice for you.

Aug 19, 2018
A Mouse On A Merry Go Round
50:55

A shaky blower, what could it be? A Mouse on a merry go round? This and more fun and tips on today's episode.

Aug 15, 2018
The Car Is My Baby Of Our Automotive Family's
48:03

Is your car your baby? Some of us love our cars more than others. 

Aug 13, 2018
ASIMO The Honda Robot Is Retiring C3PO Move Over
48:03

Honda, ASIMO, C3P0, Cars, Trucks and more all on this episode of Under The Hood.

Aug 08, 2018
A 65 Mustang Goes Autonomous And Goes Off Its Rocker At GoodWood Festival Of Speed
51:19

What happens when you try to make a robocar out a a 65 Mustang? Join us as we give news and help you tune-in and tune-up your cars.

Aug 05, 2018
Are Car Drivers In Denial About their Automotive Control Abilities
51:28

How are you at texting and driving? Wait... we know our listeners are too smart to do that so never mind. Other folks in a survey think they have it all figured out.

Aug 01, 2018
Syndicated Automotive Radio Instant Gratification So Shannon Says
49:55

Giveaways are coming, get registered now. How regular are you on car maintenance? There is no right answer.

Jul 29, 2018
Goodies From Hoodies Cookies Make Great Automotive Car Guy Gifts
51:38

A listener sent us some cookies and we overindulged. Who wouldn't? They were delicious! 

Jul 26, 2018
How Many Cans Of Refrigerant Does It Take To Blow Up Your AC Compressor
50:19

If you put enough refrigerant in your air conditioning system you can blow the compressor apart. How many cans does it take, depends... 
We give away more hoodies and you can get in the drawing for a BrushHero. Join us on facebook

Jul 22, 2018
Avenger Or Mustang How To Choose A Car That's Right For You
50:14

Car purchases can be exciting, but how do you choose the right one. Don't just jump in to a purchase without doing some deep thinking. 
And we shed some light on L.A.D.A.R. 

Jul 18, 2018
Where Is The Automotive Tax Credit Going?
50:06

Were giving away stuff! Join us on facebook.com/underthehoodshow and get in on the giveaways. Summers in full swing. Is your car ready? And Where is the tax credit going?

Jul 15, 2018
Shannon Las Vegas A Convertible And A Stranger Hmm
51:30

What does Shannon, Las Vegas, a convertible and a guy he doesn't know have to do with an automotive car talk show? It all makes sense. 

Jul 11, 2018
Is Your Car Your Baby? What Gives Us Car Connections
50:03

A Listener calls about her "Baby" What makes a car connection for you? Do you now have or have you had a car that was your baby? Another great giveaway today on the show. You could win a Brush Hero!

Jul 08, 2018
What Are The Top Ten Automobile Makes In The Movies?
50:39

What are the top ten car makes from the big screen. Is your car on the list?  

Jul 04, 2018
A Couple Listeners From California Drive To The Studio To Visit Us
50:53

Two listeners drive from California to visit the show and we all have a lot of fun in the studio. Thanks for dropping in folks!

Jul 01, 2018
Did You Hear The One About The Girl Who Got Her Head Stuck In The Tailpipe
49:50

A girl gets her head stuck in a truck tailpipe and the Motor Medics offer some great advice. 

Jun 28, 2018
An Electrified Automotive Show Cars On Superpower
52:06

Shannon vows to sell Russ a classic car at a loss but backs out on the fly. Shannon has papers in hand and another happy listener gets great car advice. Electric trucks are on the move

Jun 25, 2018
A Ford Guy Goes Nuts and Shannon Goes To Alaska
52:45

Shannon fills us in on his crazy Alaska trip and a listener has defective lug nuts. That's just nuts! The guys have filmed their first test drive video.

Jun 20, 2018
How Much Longer Do Worn Tires Take To Stop On Wet Pavement
49:16

The Motor Medics talk a bit about tire wear and how stopping distances change with tread depth. Check out Under The Hood for fun and free automotive advice.

Jun 17, 2018
My Cars Broken And I Want It Fixed But Who Do I Trust Automotive Advice From The Experts
48:17

Whatever ails you we have advice for you, even a Ford Escort with aggressive acceleration. Automotive news, fun and free advice from the Motor Medics. Please rate and review the podcast and tell your friends and we'll keep giving out the free advice.

Jun 14, 2018
Automotive Woes Clunks Clanks And Some Car Repair Fun
49:19

What car is the most likely to commit a drive off at a gas station? We may have a thought. Clutch issues on a Saturn have a listener worried and Shannon... We he... Take a listen and find out. Please rate and review the podcast, it means a lot to us and we hope you enjoy it.

Jun 11, 2018
A Turbo On Each Cylinder And Huge Potholes That Eat Cars
51:47

Lots of new performance gadgets are on the horizon and Russ is running over everything in the road. How long can you keep a car and what kind of problems might it have? 

Jun 07, 2018
Used Car Buying Advice BMW Stalling and More Automotive Fun!
48:58

There are now 2 episodes of Under The Hood per week so make sure you check out your feed Wednesday night. If you don't get those notifications then please subscribe to the podcast so you will. 

Jun 03, 2018
A Great Change Is Coming To This Automotive Podcast You And Your Car Will Love!
01:39:27

Its been 28 years and we're still going string thanks to you! Next week the podcast is going to change for the better. We will be releasing the show in it's two episodes one on Sunday and on Wednesday instead of putting them both together and we will be giving it a better sound and feel by listener request.

May 28, 2018
Auto Repair and Care Tips and News E15 Ethanol Gets Year Round Approval and a Ford Plant Fire
01:36:31

Our hearts go out to the employees working at a Ford Plant that had a fire and our host Shannon was really close. Shannon gets his story hijacked.

May 21, 2018
Automotive Myths About Car Repair and Care You Thought Were True But May Not Be
01:36:17

Automotive things we once thought true don't always remain so and may never have really been. Sometimes they are just rumors and urban legends. Shannon is away and Russ and Chris pick on him as usual.

May 13, 2018
A Classic Mustang Gets A Horsepower Upgrade From The Automotive Wizards
01:36:58

We all could use a little more Horse Power. Here's a Mustang with some go.

May 06, 2018
Automotive History as the New Mid-Engine Corvette Is Announced
01:37:24

The new Mid-Engine Corvette is announced.

Apr 29, 2018
We're The Automotive Repair and Advice Show That Gives It Back To You
01:39:35

A great giveaway on today's show! 

Apr 15, 2018
How Much Fun Can One Automotive Car-talk Radio Show Have?

It's two tons of fun on todays show.

Apr 08, 2018