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What Happens After Your Vehicle Gets Flooded

There was a time when people talking about issues with flooded vehicles were mostly referring to a problem that stemmed from hitting the gas too much before you turned the key and fired up the ignition switch. The last couple of decades of auto design improvement have mostly eliminated the issue, in large part due to automated fuel injection design, but today’s extreme weather events are causing an entirely new flooding issue to become commonplace for too many drivers: exposure to high water because of localized flooding after an extreme weather event. It’s especially common in coastal areas during hurricane…