|Air Date||February 28, 1982|
A couple of auto thieves steal a Cadillac from a guy who gives chase. After an accident where Grossman gets injured, Jon pulls the guy out of his car because he thinks he's drunk. Luckily, Bonnie steps in to tell Jon that he's deaf. The guy wants to make a complaint against Jon. Ponch asks out his adopted daughter.
- Bill Boyett as Mr. Hogan
- Royce D. Applegate as DeWayne
- Dawn Jeffory as Kim
- Paul Linke as Grossman
- Lou Wagner as Harlan
- Saul Brandt as Earl (Sorenson)
- Brodie Greer as Baricza
- Michael Dorn as Turner
- Arthur Malet as Junkman
- John Hostetter as Manager
- Frances Ripplinger as Margaret (Sorenson)
- Johnny Crear as Rolls Owner
- Stuart Mabray as Driver
- Randi Oakes as Bonnie Clark
- Executive Producer: Cy Chermak
- Produced By: Paul Rabwin
- Story Supervisor: William D. Gordon
- Written By: Bruce Shelly
- Directed by: Gordon Hessler
- Executive Consultant: Rick Rosner
- Story Editors: L. Ford Neale & John Huff
- Executive Producer: Randall Torno
- Developed for television by: Paul Playdon
- Music by: Alan Silvestri
- Theme by: John Parker
- Music Supervisor: Harry V. Lojewski
- Director of Photography: Jack Swan A.S.C.
- Art Director: Stephen Myles Berger
- Editor: Joe Morrisey
- Unit Production Manager: Donald Gold
- First Assistant Director: Steven P. Saeta
- Second Assistant Director: Leslie L. Jackson
- Script Supervisor: Jack Gannon
- Set Decorator: W. Joseph Kroesser
- Production Consultant: Dave McDannel
- Stunt Co-ordinator: Paul Nuckles
- Rerecorded at: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios
- Sound: Harlan Riggs, M. Curtis Price, C.A.S.
- Wardrobe Supervisor: Shelly Levine
- Makeup: Richard Cobos, S.M.A., Walter T. Schenck
- Hair Stylist: Don Lynch
- Assistant Editor: Diana Marie Hering
- Sound Editor: Edward M. Osborne
- Music Editor: Jan Gershkoff
- Casting: Cathy Henderson, Barbara Hanley
- With Appreciation to Glen B. Craig, Commissioner California Highway Patrol
- Motorcycles Furnished by: Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A.
- We Gratefully Acknowledge The Assistance of Barbara Reade And The National Center On Deafness
- Filmed in METROCOLOR / Titles and Opticals MGM
- Rosner Television in association with MGM Television
- Royce D. Applegate (DeWayne) previously appeared as Roger in Ponch's Angels in season 4.
- DeWayne steals the Nissan from opposite the Chinese Theatre. He dumps it nearby in the car park of (what is now) the Liberty Hotel. The car park, the Pacific Federal building, and a couple of the roads seen in this episode have now been subsumed by the Hollywood and Highland shopping center.
- The garage that repaired the Edsel was across the road from Rafi Automotive in Culver City. Rafi Automotive is now listed a block away and a business called Jack's Automotive is in its place. View in Google Maps
- The final chase ends up at the San Fernando Valley Generating Station. It also appeared at the end of the Dukes of Hazzard episode 'Close Call for Daisy'. View in Google Maps
- When Grossman sees the chase go by, he has to walk to his bike and get his helmet on, yet he joins the chase only about 100 yards back.
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"In the Best of Families"
| Silent Partner
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