what has to be done to flood car to make it a good car?

5

Asked by Feb 18, 2013 at 03:00 AM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers

dry it out. bring it to Arizona or Nevada to have a nice sun bath-

2,175

Let someone else buy it. Flooded cars are more trouble than they are worth. Yes, you got this new car for pennies on the dollar but think of this. Flood water most time is salt water and this happens to fresh water floods too. Either type of water is bad. Wires and connectors corrode the interior will have to be totally replaced, computers, flush engine etc... Best to stay away from flooded cars unless used for parts only.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Flood car 2 answers

    I have a wrecked 2009 Cadillac CTS and wanted to know what all I would have to do if I bought a flooded 2010-2012 Chevy Camaro LS or LT to make it work since the engines are the same?

    2009 Cadillac CTS 3.6L SFI AWD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Flood 2 answers

    My car was caught in a flood it starts and runs fine but the lights such as crusie control and brake fluid keep coming on i added brake fluid and it comes back on i don't know what to do my buttons...

    1998 Oldsmobile Aurora 4 Dr STD Sedan

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Car was in a flood, need advice. 3 answers

    I have a 2001Honda Civic Ex 4dr standard. Car has around 205,000 on it. Just had maintenance around $1700 done on it. Now new problems. First, no crank no start issue. Was trying to get it in to di...

    2001 Honda Civic EX

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Start car acts like it flooded 1 answer

    1996 saturn 4 dr. Sl1 When you start it after sitting a few hrs, it hard to start like it's flooded and squeals for a min then it all straight out. No lights come on. Belt was changed abt 1 yr ago...

    Saturn L-Series

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 20" inch rims hitting upper ball joint on 94 town car?? Rim size -225/35zr20 9 answers

    How can i make the rim not hit it? The car wont move at all. Or do I need different sizemail rims?

    1994 Lincoln Town Car Signature

    -

    Car Customization

Shortcuts

Search Maintenance & Repair Questions

Maintenance & Repair Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 150,400
#2 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 103,270
#3 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 84,280
View All