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Auto Off Topic is a weekly podcast where we talk cars, adventures with cars or anything that might be related to cars. We’ll even have the occasional guest.This is a cautionary podcast about rusty bolts, blown head gaskets, snapped timing belts, spun bearings and janky wiring. We'll share the highs and lows of old car/project car ownership. It won't be all horror; in the Spring, Summer, and Fall, we actually drive some interesting cars when they aren't broken and do some fun things with them. Brad and Andrew are two car enthusiasts who willingly live in New England and have been best friends for over 30 years.Our theme song "Z/28" is graciously provided by the band Z/28. Follow and support them here:https://www.facebook.com/nobodyridesforfree/https://nobodyridesforfree.bandcamp.com/album/z28

Auto Off Topic is a weekly podcast where we talk cars, adventures with cars or anything that might be related to cars. We’ll even have the occasional guest.This is a cautionary podcast about rusty bolts, blown head gaskets, snapped timing belts, spun bearings and janky wiring. We'll share the highs and lows of old car/project car ownership. It won't be all horror; in the Spring, Summer, and Fall, we actually drive some interesting cars when they aren't broken and do some fun things with them. Brad and Andrew are two car enthusiasts who willingly live in New England and have been best friends for over 30 years.Our theme song "Z/28" is graciously provided by the band Z/28. Follow and support them here:https://www.facebook.com/nobodyridesforfree/https://nobodyridesforfree.bandcamp.com/album/z28
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Auto Off Topic is a weekly podcast where we talk cars, adventures with cars or anything that might be related to cars. We’ll even have the occasional guest.This is a cautionary podcast about rusty bolts, blown head gaskets, snapped timing belts, spun bearings and janky wiring. We'll share the highs and lows of old car/project car ownership. It won't be all horror; in the Spring, Summer, and Fall, we actually drive some interesting cars when they aren't broken and do some fun things with them. Brad and Andrew are two car enthusiasts who willingly live in New England and have been best friends for over 30 years.Our theme song "Z/28" is graciously provided by the band Z/28. Follow and support them here:https://www.facebook.com/nobodyridesforfree/https://nobodyridesforfree.bandcamp.com/album/z28

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Episodes

Brad is a philatelist

8/16/2018
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Brad found a country willing to issue Mitsubishi postage stamps. We bid farewell to Cammed and Tubbed with a tribute to the three D's and answer some listener questions. Please Rate, review and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, Google Music, Sticher and Radio Public. Comments, Questions, complaints; email us at autoofftopic@gmail.com "Z/28" by Z/28 is our title music. Listen to Z/28 at https://nobodyridesforfree.bandcamp.com/album/z28 and like them on FB at...

Duration:01:02:10

One O One

8/9/2018
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We are over the hill. Brad and Andrew discuss project car upates, Radwood road trip prep and a few neat scale project cars. Please Rate, review and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, Google Music, Sticher and Radio Public. Comments, Questions, complaints; email us at autoofftopic@gmail.com "Z/28" by Z/28 is our title music. Listen to Z/28 at https://nobodyridesforfree.bandcamp.com/album/z28 and like them on FB at https://www.facebook.com/nobodyridesforfree Keep your cars analog and Aim...

Duration:00:56:41

Unremarkable at 100

8/2/2018
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Wow, you all stuck around for 100 episodes. Good for you. The WRX might pass emissions and Brad Visits the Petersen AGAIN. We also both watched a documentry on Vannin Culture. Please Rate, review and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, Google Music, Sticher and Radio Public. Comments, Questions, complaints; email us at autoofftopic@gmail.com "Z/28" by Z/28 is our title music. Listen to Z/28 at https://nobodyridesforfree.bandcamp.com/album/z28 and like them on FB at...

Duration:00:54:09

IronOxideAnswers

7/30/2018
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BONUS episode We had a few listener questions for Liz and Jordan and Brad gets really vauge about a mystery project car. Please Rate, review and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, Google Music, Sticher and Radio Public. Comments, Questions, complaints; email us at autoofftopic@gmail.com "Z/28" by Z/28 is our title music. Listen to Z/28 at https://nobodyridesforfree.bandcamp.com/album/z28 and like them on FB at https://www.facebook.com/nobodyridesforfree Keep your cars analog and Aim for...

Duration:00:43:31

Spaghetti is for finishers

7/26/2018
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Liz and Jordan are back! Way back in episode 68 they said they wanted to run the New England Forest Rally this year and they did! We talk to them to see how it went. Please Rate, review and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, Google Music, Sticher and Radio Public. Comments, Questions, complaints; email us at autoofftopic@gmail.com "Z/28" by Z/28 is our title music. Listen to Z/28 at https://nobodyridesforfree.bandcamp.com/album/z28 and like them on FB at...

Duration:01:15:45

Andrew doesn't like RoadKill

7/19/2018
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We cover some upcoming events and Talk car shows. Andrew also can't justify his dislike of RoadKill.

Duration:01:08:58

Raider finally brakes

7/12/2018
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What more can we say? The Raider finally brakes. Andrew helped crew for IronOxide Racing AKA Liz and Jordan in the Spagetti Golf at Team O'Neil and Brad missed out on Coffee at Cars and Coffee. Please Rate, review and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, Google Music, Sticher and Radio Public. Comments, Questions, complaints; email us at autoofftopic@gmail.com "Z/28" by Z/28 is our title music. Listen to Z/28 at https://nobodyridesforfree.bandcamp.com/album/z28 and like them on FB at...

Duration:00:41:50

I95

7/5/2018
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Andrew attempted some project car updates, Brad saw a Tatra 613 in person. Happy Fourth of July! Please Rate, review and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, Google Music, Sticher and Radio Public. Comments, Questions, complaints; email us at autoofftopic@gmail.com "Z/28" by Z/28 is our title music. Listen to Z/28 at https://nobodyridesforfree.bandcamp.com/album/z28 and like them on FB at https://www.facebook.com/nobodyridesforfree Keep your cars analog and Aim for the Roses!

Duration:00:46:08

Wheel Talk Guys

6/28/2018
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WHEEL TALK GUYS. Brad and Andrew cover some project car updates, hit up Southern NH Cars and Coffee and go far off on a tangent about aftermarket wheels. Please Rate, review and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, Google Music, Sticher and Radio Public. Comments, Questions, complaints; email us at autoofftopic@gmail.com "Z/28" by Z/28 is our title music. Listen to Z/28 at https://nobodyridesforfree.bandcamp.com/album/z28 and like them on FB at...

Duration:00:51:31

Scam

6/21/2018
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Andrew and Brad HIT all the events last weekend. We recap Larz Anderson Cars and Coffee and German car day, also a local tuner show. Just one project car update and Brad discovers a CL scammer.

Duration:01:03:04

Fresh Gas

6/14/2018
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More project car updates, Andrew's been tuning the Galant and then helped Brad awake his long dormant NSU 1200. A pecular little air cooled German car. Please Rate, review and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, Google Music, Sticher and Radio Public. Comments, Questions, complaints; email us at autoofftopic@gmail.com "Z/28" by Z/28 is our title music. Listen to Z/28 at https://nobodyridesforfree.bandcamp.com/album/z28 and like them on FB at...

Duration:00:42:39

Sidewall

6/7/2018
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More project car updates PLEASE! We are cranking through the projects. Checking off the list, at least Andrew is. Cars and Coffee was a rev fest and why we hate that. Please Rate, review and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, Google Music, Sticher and Radio Public. Comments, Questions, complaints; email us at autoofftopic@gmail.com "Z/28" by Z/28 is our title music. Listen to Z/28 at https://nobodyridesforfree.bandcamp.com/album/z28 and like them on FB at...

Duration:00:46:48

2.0 injected

5/31/2018
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Brad's back from the Southwest and ready to move back. Andrew did a bunch of work to the Galant and then we did a live video describing the Scale Project cars. Please Rate, review and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, Google Music, Sticher and Radio Public. Comments, Questions, complaints; email us at autoofftopic@gmail.com "Z/28" by Z/28 is our title music. Listen to Z/28 at https://nobodyridesforfree.bandcamp.com/album/z28 and like them on FB at...

Duration:00:47:19

LibertarianCarPod

5/24/2018
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No politics, just listener questions and brief struggle with time lines. Listen to this podcast or don't. Please Rate, review and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, Google Music, Sticher and Radio Public. Comments, Questions, complaints; email us at autoofftopic@gmail.com "Z/28" by Z/28 is our title music. Listen to Z/28 at https://nobodyridesforfree.bandcamp.com/album/z28 and like them on FB at https://www.facebook.com/nobodyridesforfree Keep your cars analog and Aim for the Roses!

Duration:01:07:25

Montero Matchmaker

5/17/2018
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AJ Vega stops in, our Montero Neighbor too the north. He was down working on a project truck that Brad had picked up for him in VA. Currently working on swapping his diesel powered drive train from his SWB Shogun to a rot free Raider. AJ is a transplant from California and tells us a few fun stories about living out there. Please Rate, review and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, Google Music, Sticher and Radio Public. Comments, Questions, complaints; email us at...

Duration:01:07:59

Colt Stories

5/10/2018
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We cover some project car updates, but in the middle part of this episode. Brad picked up a 79 Colt in VA with a great back story and what was going to be a resto-mod Colt has now turned into a rescue and revival of a car that's very special to the original owners.

Duration:00:48:43

Audio Repair Manual

5/3/2018
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We had a few people request that we record an episode while working in the garage. This one was a bit of an experiment and we hope you like the way it came out. Give us some feedback and this might be come a recurring format every now and then. Please Rate, review and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, Google Music, Sticher and Radio Public. Comments, Questions, complaints; email us at autoofftopic@gmail.com "Z/28" by Z/28 is our title music. Listen to Z/28 at...

Duration:00:27:17

Lets Not Talk About the Weather

4/26/2018
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We ramble on about some project car updates. Please Rate, review and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, Google Music, Sticher and Radio Public. Comments, Questions, complaints; email us at autoofftopic@gmail.com "Z/28" by Z/28 is our title music. Listen to Z/28 at https://nobodyridesforfree.bandcamp.com/album/z28 and like them on FB at https://www.facebook.com/nobodyridesforfree Keep your cars analog and Aim for the Roses!

Duration:00:50:58

TRACTORS FROM SPACE!

4/19/2018
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Andy and Mercedes Lilienthal from the blog sites Sub Compact Culture and Crankshaft Culture stopped by the AOT studio and talked about being life long car enthusiasts. The two of them blog about sub compact cars, and automotive based adventures. As a bonus , Andy and Mercedes are both vintage Mitsubishi enthusiasts. The two of them own both, a RHD 4x4 Delica and SWB Pajero. http://www.subcompactculture.com/ http://crankshaftculture.com/ Please Rate, review and subscribe to the podcast on...

Duration:01:12:47

Bumper Tuck

4/12/2018
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Brad and Andrew spent a bunch of time on a couple of Brad's project cars. We tucked the Colt bumper and sorta fixed the Raider brakes. Brad also gives a lesson in Mitsubishi captive import Colts.

Duration:01:10:32