A terrorist wants Nikki Carpenter dead. MacGyver searches through Nikki's old records to find out who would want to kill her and why.



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Episode complete credited cast:
Dale Wilson ...
Erik Dunlop
Frank Ferrucci ...
Enid Saunders ...
Gian Carlo Ciotti ...
Box Boy (as Carlo Ciotti)
Steve Blalock ...
Hood #1
Hood #2
Cement Truck Driver (as Don Davis)
Marcel Maillard ...
Owen Beaver ...


When someone tries to kill Nikki she goes to MacGyver but tells him it's OK. Mac goes to Pete and asks to see Nikki's file and see if someone from her past wants to kill her. He tells her and she feels that he sticking his nose in things that are not of his concern. Later the guy makes another attempt. Mac finds something he left behind which makes him think it might have something to do with something that happened recently. She bumped into a guy who took her wallet which is how he found he. It seems like a bomb went off nearby where she bumped into the guy. So Mac thinks the guy is the one who planted the bomb and is worried that she can identify him. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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21 December 1987 (USA)  »

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[first lines]
MacGyver: [voice-over narration]
[sneezes loudly]
MacGyver: Anyone who sounds like this should be home in bed. The fact is, I was but after a weekend of hearing myself sneeze, I was desperate. So, here I am, searching for the ingredients to old home remedy.
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