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The Cost Of Flood Damage To Your Car
DAYTON -- The safety risk of driving through high water is well-known, but drivers can also do some major damage to the car and decrease its value.
Matt Miller owns Carl's Body Shop and says about a dozen cars have already come in with a flooded engine or interior damage.
"I've seen engines get ruined because people try to still drive them and that water gets in and mixes with the oil and then it ruins the bearings in the engine," says Miller.
If an engine is flooded, Miller says, it could cause $4,000 to $5,000 in damage because water can burn the bearings in the alternator, transmission and even cause a short in the fuse box.
In addition to repair costs, flood damage can also hurt your car's re-sale value.
Gary Norton is the sales manager for Besco Cars & Trucks in Xenia. He says any sign of water damage can drop the value by 60 to 70 percent.
"If it has water damage on it, it would scare just about anybody away. These cars that you talk about primarily, concerns with flooding, they're going to be branded title wise," says Norton.
Norton says every car on his lot gets an inspection and has a Carfax report to go with it.
"We're very diligent in our inspections here. There's a lot of ways you can determine a water-damaged car and if we acquire one we're going to get rid of it immediately," says Norton.
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