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AAA Car Doctor John Paul loves to offer car advice. Every month, John Paul hosts a Boston.com chat to answer your questions. See his archive of past chats.

 RECENT CHATS   

2005 CHAT TRANSCRIPTS:

November: Boston Auto Show
Debuts, redesigns, and hot rods.

October: Car care month
What to do before winter hits.

September: Hybrids and the gas market
With the price of gas spiking, is a hybrid right for you?

August: Gas prices are on the rise
The state of the market after Hurricane Katrina.

May: Summer car care
Find out how to prepare your car in the warm weather.

April: General cars chat
Answers to your car buying and maintenance questions.

March: Gas prices are on the rise
What can we expect to pay at the pump?

January: Winter can be hard on cars
Make sure your car makes it through the cold.

2003 / 2004 CHAT TRANSCRIPTS:

December: Keep your car in shape for winter
Prepare your car for the cold winter months.

November: Live from the New England Auto Show
John Paul talks about redesigns, concepts, and more.

September: Your car and the cold winter months ahead
Make the necessary preparations for winter.

August: Prepare your car for the coming cold
Things to help your car through the cold.

July: Problems under the hood? Tips for the warm weather

June: Keeping your car running smoothly in the summer
Summer can be hard on cars. Find out how to care for them.

April: Preparing your car for warmer weather
Oil changes, radiator flushes, and beyond.

March: General Car Care
John Paul answered questions about what ails the common car and how much a fix might be.

Pres. Day: New cars and repairs for Presidents' Day

February: Winter car care
John Paul answered questions about how to care for your car in the cold weather.

December: Winter prep car care
John Paul answered questions about how to prepare your car for the cold weather.

November: 2003 Auto Show
John Paul answered questions about new and redesigned cars at the New England Auto Show.

September: Winter Car Care
John Paul answered questions about what kinds of things people can do to prepare their cars for winter weather.

August: General Car Care
John Paul answered questions about what ails the common car and how much a fix might be.

June: Summer car maintenance
John Paul answered questions about what measures car owners should take to prevent costly repairs.

May: Summer car care
John Paul answered questions about how to get your car ready for warm weather.

March: Car getting through the winter?
John Paul answered questions about how to get your car through the rest of winter and into the spring.

 PAST CHATS   

2001-02 CHAT TRANSCRIPTS:

November: Ready for Winter?
Is your car ready for winter? AAA Car Doctor John Paul answered your questions.

October: Auto Show
AAA Car Doctor John Paul chatted about the new 2002 models that you'll see showcased at the New England International Auto Show beginning Sat., Nov. 3 at the Bayside Expo.

September: Car Care
With National Car Care Month coming up in October, John Paul gave advice on how to give your vehicle some TLC.

August: Shakes & aches
Has your car got the shakes and aches? Get advice from John Paul.

July: Fun in the sun
How's your car holding up after all those trips to the beach? John Paul offered his advice.

June: Maintenance & repair
AAA Car Doctor John Paul helps users find out what ails their car.

May: New models & concepts
Back from the New York Auto Show, John Paul discusses new models and concepts vehicles.

March: Spring car care
The Car Doctor helps revive your vehicles with spring car advice.

February: Car shopping
John Paul offers advice on how to get the best deals for Presidents' Day weekend.

January: What ails your car
Find out what ails your car, and more importantly, how to cure it.

2000 CHAT TRANSCRIPTS:

November: Winter car care
The Car Doctor offers advice for winter car care.

October: Car questions
John Paul answers your pressing car questions.