Hearts of Steel
Episode 19 of 21 within Season Five. Item 102 of 141 overall.
Production number 102.
Rick Mittleman - Writer
Charles Correll - Director
3 votes

MacGyver is reunited with Lisa, whose help cleared him of assassination charges in Switzerland, when a steel plant executive kidnaps her as revenge against her cold corporate-raider father.

original airdate--April 09,1990   rating--12.4 million

network: abc

music--MacGyver Theme song by Randy Edelman



  1. Used electromagnet to lift car


Goof: The phone-trace machine displayed the caller's number, so it wouldn't matter if the caller hung up before the location was displayed; since the agents had the number, they could still find out where the phone was just by checking the local phone companies' line-installation records.


"Oh I've heard about you! You're the guy who does the whatchamacallits, you know, MacGyverisms; turns one thing into another?"

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Previous episode :
101 The Lost Amadeus
Next episode :
103 Rush to Judgement

regional titles

Hart van staal
Hearts of Steel
Curs d'acier
Herz aus Stahl
Hearts Cruach
Cuori d'acciaio
Corazones de acero