Used cars are flooding the market

Steve & Ted
Thursday, October 12th

Car problems from flood damage may not show up for months.


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And the NASDAQ closed up sixteen points all three closed at record highs. Where is the top on this thing. I ticks volley 51 it was Stephen to Ed used cars flooding. The markets is Don grants GOP the monitor record dot. Well yes and a picture actor and. Oh way okay you remember oh wait no two antennas and hate at. A friend of my about a beautiful black used Lexus he got phenomenal deal on a month later marched lights started flickering. Replacing wiring costs about thousand box and I hid the electric windows and sunroof stopped working. That cost them the 250 is mechanic found corrosion in the floorboards and concluded that this was a flood vehicle he was sold to salvage car. Pulled from Louisiana after Hurricane Katrina. And the seller wasn't honest about its history oh boy well the National Consumer Law Center reports that hurricane Harvey alone. Damage from 500 to one million. Cars 500000. To one million car while some are not reported. They well have no record flood damage they may be sold as having a clear title. And that's just from Harvey think about the vehicles damaged in hurricanes Irma and Maria. The consumer loss and her class sites that the fact that most cars are rolling computers and water damage will create significant damage. To those systems and problems may not show up for several months or even years. If you're buying a used car checked the car his report that will cite any flood damage of salvaged tightly now that's not all many. Rosters will sell a car before the salvage title appears on the record. Or they will hire title watchers who move vehicles through states were idling laws are much more lax. Flood cars that have dangerous bacteria that is virtually impossible to remove you smell it you well smell it. What cars may have safety features like air bags and computerized braking systems that are damaged beyond repair. Check for dirt and mud stains carpeting in seats in the NN in the glove boxes look at the ashtrays and other compartments. That may have mold or indications of dirty water. Moving seats. Crunching when you move the seats are for as well that may mean that standard dirt or any traction in the motors. Check all power windows wipers locks and AC to ensure they work. But keep in mind the problems may not surface for months or even years after you purchase vehicles we've just got to really be where you're looking for a vehicle for your kid or feared a new one a new used car for yourself and course every question you give me call a number 6342. Two to tune into what they've always said about it you're gonna buy any used pre owned vehicles. Take it you're trusted mechanic eleven look at yeah Ehrlich and over yes that aren't the you know. Will they catch this kind of thing well it it depends I mean the have to have a good Annika knows how to get underneath and knows what look what the lower court and you had a good listener and ask you what do you look for Yangon. It looks like ramadi and kinda I don't. Jad don't don't just some some relatives who who will buy cars that are that have been in racks and are clearly salvage title. You know don't they rebuild them and then and then resell them and that's right yeah you'd do you think they're dealing with a in the flood cars or do they not touch those. I'm pretty sure they wouldn't touch it yeah oh yeah like Harry it's avenue it looks like it's gonna be little okay looks in great shape but that trivia bonnet but your friend's got a lot of elections yeah yeah he got a great deal is bragging about the deal religion card just didn't work too good exactly all right. Today is national savings day. I would national farmers day it is the Nikkei two different days. 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