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Double Trouble is the sixteenth episode of the second season.


Dan draws a picture of Mr. Conductor that looks exactly like him. Then, some of Mr. Conductor's magic dust gets on to the picture, creating an evil double who is determined to turn everyone against the real Mr. Conductor!

Cast and Characters

Main Cast

Flexitoon Performers

Guest Starring

Mentioned Characters

Thomas Stories

A new diesel named BoCo (which was revealed near the end) accidentally takes Bill and Ben's freight cars, so the twins decide to play a trick on him to get them back.

Donald, annoyed by Duck's constant talk about the Great Western Railway, tells Duck that he quacks as if he layed an egg. Duck and his crew get revenge on him by having him befriend an actual duck, making her Donald's Duck.


Jukebox Band Segment Song

  • This Train


  • This is the first episode where the jukebox gets overflowed with nickels.
  • Both Thomas stories involve both twin engines.
  • The episode title shares the same name with the US title of a Thomas & Friends episode: Thomas, Percy and the Coal.
  • This is the first episode where the jukebox gets overflowed with nickels.
  • This is the first appearance of Mr. Conductor's mischievous double, who speaks almost entirely in rhyme. He will reappear in the Season 3 episode "Mr. Conductor's Evil Twin."
  • The scrambled station names are as follows:
  • The large bag of Cheese Giggles that Mr. Conductor's double is holding closely resembles the packaging for Herr's Cheese Curls.
  • Mr. Conductor's gold dust that is found is actually gold glitter.
  • The shredded paper that falls on Dan and Billy in his workshop also has a generous amount of flour sprinkled on it.
  • "This Train" song shows a clip from the 1959 Czech Animated Film, called "Vláček Kolejáček" or "The Little Train".