MacGyver - Episode Guide

Season 1

Pilot

Episode: 1x01 | Airdate: Sep 29, 1985

A bomb goes off in a classified laboratory, sealing off the lower levels. The explosion traps two valuable scientists and unleashes an acid leak. MacGyver is called in to help the two trapped scientists escape.

The Heist

Episode: 1x05 | Airdate: Nov 3, 1985

MacGyver must infiltrate a Caribbean casino and steal back over a hundred pounds of uncut diamonds from the criminal who took them.

Last Stand

Episode: 1x07 | Airdate: Nov 17, 1985

Hellfire

Episode: 1x08 | Airdate: Nov 27, 1985

Target MacGyver

Episode: 1x10 | Airdate: Dec 22, 1985

After MacGyver completes an overseas mission, he takes a vacation to lie low and bond with his estranged grandfather Harry Jackson. However, an assassin named Axminister finds out where MacGyver is and goes after both men.

Nightmares

Episode: 1x11 | Airdate: Jan 15, 1986

Deathlock

Episode: 1x12 | Airdate: Jan 22, 1986

Countdown

Episode: 1x14 | Airdate: Feb 5, 1986

The Escape

Episode: 1x20 | Airdate: Apr 16, 1986

MacGyver sneaks into a Turkish prison posing as a criminal to free an unjustly held missionary. But he soon discovers that there's more going on then he was told.

The Assassin

Episode: 1x22 | Airdate: May 7, 1986

MacGyver faces his mirror image when he goes up against an assassin who is a master of improvisation and is always thinking three moves ahead.

Season 2

The Eraser

Episode: 2x02 | Airdate: Sep 29, 1986

Eagles

Episode: 2x08 | Airdate: Nov 17, 1986

Phoenix Under Siege

Episode: 2x11 | Airdate: Jan 5, 1987

MacGyver and Harry stop off at the Phoenix Foundation to pick up tickets for a hockey game... and find themselves in the middle of a terrorist attack.

Soft Touch

Episode: 2x13 | Airdate: Jan 19, 1987

Birth Day

Episode: 2x14 | Airdate: Feb 2, 1987

Pirates

Episode: 2x15 | Airdate: Feb 9, 1987

Partners

Episode: 2x18 | Airdate: Mar 2, 1987

Bushmaster

Episode: 2x19 | Airdate: Mar 23, 1987

Friends

Episode: 2x20 | Airdate: Apr 6, 1987

A surprise birthday party thrown by MacGyver's friends leaving him feeling pensive... and considering retirement.

Season 3

Ghost Ship

Episode: 3x04 | Airdate: Oct 19, 1987

GX-1

Episode: 3x06 | Airdate: Nov 2, 1987

Hell Week

Episode: 3x09 | Airdate: Nov 23, 1987

Blow Out

Episode: 3x10 | Airdate: Dec 21, 1987

Kill Zone

Episode: 3x11 | Airdate: Jan 4, 1988

Thin Ice

Episode: 3x13 | Airdate: Feb 1, 1988

Season 4

Ma Dalton

Episode: 4x08 | Airdate: Jan 23, 1989

Runners

Episode: 4x13 | Airdate: Mar 13, 1989

Gold Rush

Episode: 4x14 | Airdate: Mar 27, 1989

Renegade

Episode: 4x18 | Airdate: May 8, 1989

Season 5

Serenity

Episode: 5x12 | Airdate: Jan 8, 1990

MacGyver dreams that he's a settler in the Old West, along with his friends and enemies in new roles.

Log Jam

Episode: 5x14 | Airdate: Feb 5, 1990

Deep Cover

Episode: 5x17 | Airdate: Feb 26, 1990

Passages

Episode: 5x21 | Airdate: Apr 30, 1990

After the death of his grandfather, MacGyver tries to stop the theft of an Egyptian artifact and is critically injured. He finds himself on the Ship of the Dead... with his dead relatives.

Season 6

Tough Boys

Episode: 6x01 | Airdate: Sep 17, 1990

Humanity

Episode: 6x02 | Airdate: Sep 24, 1990

The Gun

Episode: 6x03 | Airdate: Oct 1, 1990

The Wall

Episode: 6x05 | Airdate: Oct 22, 1990

Harry's Will

Episode: 6x07 | Airdate: Nov 5, 1990

After Harry's death, the conditions of his will lead MacGyver on a wacky chase after a vintage car.

Season 7

Honest Abe

Episode: 7x01 | Airdate: Sep 16, 1991

The 'Hood

Episode: 7x02 | Airdate: Sep 23, 1991

Obsessed

Episode: 7x03 | Airdate: Sep 30, 1991

Mountain of Youth

Episode: 7x14 | Airdate: May 21, 1992

Jack ropes MacGyver into a hunt for the Fountain of Youth.

Specials