Wally accidentally breaks a headlight on his dad's brand new car after Eddie Haskell convinces him to give Lumpy Rutherford's broken down jalopy a jump-start push.



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Wally wants to butter up his father before he asks him to borrow his less than week old new car for Friday night. Beyond the actual asking, Wally thinks that the situation is perfect when he learns that their parents are heading off on an overnight trip on Friday with another couple, who will be driving, leaving their car at home. After Wally makes his request, Ward, initially reluctant if only because of the brand new state of the car, decides to let Wally use it under strict conditions, to which Wally agrees. When Friday night rolls around, Wally ends up breaking one of the headlights on the car while helping Lumpy with a vehicle push. Wally has every intention of telling his parents the truth, and allowing them to decide what course of action to take to repair the vehicle. But advice from Eddie and Lumpy results in Wally at least getting an estimate on the repair. The mechanic is able to fix the car, within Wally's budget (with a little help from Eddie and Lumpy) all before their ... Written by Huggo

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29 November 1962 (USA)  »

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Ward's car is a 1963 Plymouth Fury, a pretty hardtop sedan, powered by any number of drivetrains, from a 225 slant six, all the way to a 426 hemi. See more »


Eddie Haskell: [while pushing Lumpy's car to get it started, Wally breaks a headlight on Ward's new car] Well, look, there's nothin' to be so shook about. Lumpy's insurance'll take care of it.
Clarence Rutherford: Oh no it won't. I've already got a claim in for last week when that goat ate my upholstery.
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