|The Long and Winding Road (Part 3)|
|Season 08, Episode 27|
|Air Date||May 25, 1999|
|Writer|| Bruce Ferber|
|Previous||The Long and Winding Road (Part 2)|
The Long and Winding Road (Part 3) is the twenty-seventh episode of the eighth and final season. It originally aired on ABC in the United States on May 25, 1999. It is the third and final part of the 3 Part Series Finale.
Note: Even though this episode and The Long and Winding Road (Part 1) and The Long and Winding Road (Part 2) is the series finale, Backstage Pass is officially the last episode of the series. Also, this is the last episode of the series to air in syndication since the next episode, Backstage Pass is only included on the Season 8 DVD release.
Tim records his final Tool Time, with a host of guests-and a pregnant Heidi, which garners huge ratings. Morgan offers Tim more money and an executive producer credit to stay with the show, but Tim refuses because of Jill, who is having second thoughts. As the two host Al's marriage to Trudy in their backyard, they discuss their respective opportunities and decide if they want to stay in Detroit or not.