In this episode, Rick goes undercover as Emir Khartaka and A.J. as the Emir's guard.
The name of the television station that Temple Hill works for is KSLD channel 3.
Golden West Bank is the name of the bank that is used for every episode of Simon and Simon. In this episode it is the bank that the checks are drawn from.
In this episode Rick uses the cover of a high steel worker named MacDonald and A.J.'s trainer. A.J. goes as a man in need of marriage counseling and a runner in the San Diego Corporate Olympics.
A.J. reads two articles from old newspaper clippings near the end of the episode. Both articles have the same second column to them even though they are from different days, which have nothing to do with the story.
The bail release form read by Downtown Brown shows the name Jason Hawthorne. However, that character is refered to only as Hawthorne during the episode, and is credited as Alan Hawthorne in the end credits.
The bail release form shown in the episode shows the date February 13,1986, which is the date the episode was shown.
A.J. goes undercover as Andrew Cornwallace, and Rick as his assistant.
To get onto the show, the Simons have to make up fake professions and hobbies. Cecilia's are underwater welding and shoe modeling. Rick is a race track florist, and A.J. is a sheppard who writes greeting cards and is teaching mynah birds to speak.
Near the end of the episode, the Simons are racing to the show in a cop car. The cop car changes four times. It starts as a 1970s Dodge, then changes to a 1980s Dodge Diplomat, then to a 1980s Ford Fairmont, and last to a 1980s Chevy.
The Simons go under cover on the game show as the Marlowes. Marlowe is the name of Rick's dog.
During the episode, Rick and A.J. are arrested as the Crestridge Peepers.
When Greenwood is chasing Jim Henderson midway through the show, notice that the hubcap flies off the left rear wheel of Greenwood's car. At the next turn, the hubcap is back in place, but the left front is now missing.
Under cover names for this episode were:
Rick: country music star Rick Cheyene.
A.J.: Rick's agent Col. Sanders (as he says, the other Col. Sanders).
The drug that the show focuses on that Bonnie Henderson is taking, ISODROXYN, does not actually exist.
The guys go under cover in this episode as:
A.J.: Bacon from the Health Dept.; inmate Fingers Burton.
Rick: Marlowe from the Health Dept.; inmate known as Fingers' friend.
The name of the hotel that Sam Penny was staying at was called the Knickerbocker Hotel.
Although credited, Mary Carver (Cecelia Simon)does not appear in this episode.
Although credited, Stephanie Hagen (Rachel Royce, the victim)does not appear on screen.
The guys go under cover as the following in this episode:
A.J.: Ernest Vandergriff - client
Rick: Rex Fitzmartin private security consultant
Both: workers from Tree Time Rent-a-Plant
A.J. gets picked up for fighting at the 'Beer & Steer'.