ALF (1986–1990)
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Baby, You Can Drive My Car 

Lynn is going to a concert with her friend and is waiting to get the car for the evening... but Willie and Kate are late and the girls are in danger of being late for the concert. Then ... See full summary »

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Lynn is going to a concert with her friend and is waiting to get the car for the evening... but Willie and Kate are late and the girls are in danger of being late for the concert. Then Willie and Kate arrive... with the help a tow truck. The tow truck man estimates that the repairs will cost way over 3,000 dollars - not good. Lynn is upset and wishes for another car. ALF asks why Willie doesn't buy Lynn a car and Willie has to explain that they can't afford it - especially since a lot of money went into repairing the garage roof because ALF crash-landed on it. Lynn wants to start saving money by getting a job, but her parents aren't sure she can balance school and work. And she can't. Cue ALF to the rescue... or should we say a disaster? Written by Toni Tapola, Finland

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Comedy | Drama | Family | Sci-Fi

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1 December 1986 (USA)  »

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Did You Know?

Trivia

The Ferrari ALF buys for Lynn is an 1985 model 328 GTS. See more »

Goofs

The Motel 6 chain does not have the wherewithal to hold conventions of any kind, especially back in the 1980s when they were a notoriously no-frills hotel. See more »

Quotes

Brian Tanner: [as everyone is about to leave to find Alf, the phone rings, and he answers it]
[Into phone]
Brian Tanner: Hello? Just a second.
[Turning to him]
Brian Tanner: Dad? It's for you.
Willie Tanner: We don't have time. Tell him I'll call him back.
Brian Tanner: [Shrugs, then into phone] He say's he'll have to call you later, Alf.
[At that Willy and Kate run straight to the phone]
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Crazy Credits

At the end of the closing credits of episode, Alf is heard laughing. See more »

Connections

References Route 66 (1960) See more »

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