"Foolish Freight Cars
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|Air date||September 27th 2007|
|Next episode||"James and the Express"|
Troublesome Trucks, retitled Foolish Freight Cars in American releases, is the eleven episode of the first season.
James is finally let out again to pull a goods train. James is determined to redeem himself, and makes good time even though the trucks break away on Gordon's Hill. The Fat Controller is pleased, and allows James to keep his red paint.
- Sir Topham Hatt
- The Little Tank Engine (not named)
- Thomas (cameo)
- Gordon (cameo)
- Henry (cameo)