|Season 1, Episode 9|
|Air date|| November 4, 2000 (Canada)|
November 25, 2000 (United States; PBS Kids Bookworm Bunch)
May 5, 2004 (United States; independently-aired episode)
|Written by||Jennifer Pertsch|
|Directed by||Doug Thoms|
Down the Drain
A pair of toymakers, stumped for new ideas, find out about the Zoopercar. In order to please their hard-to-please boss, they decide to acquire it from George by hook or crook.
- This episode includes a flashback in which George remembers how he and his dad built the Zoopercar.
- This is the first appearance of Mayor Wigglesworth.