Beware of Buying Flood-Damaged Vehicles

Lots of people are still reeling from the flooding all over Texas and Florida. Those who weren’t flooded consider themselves lucky and in the clear. But floods and hurricanes bring out the bad guysjust because the hurricane and floods are over doesn’t mean that everything is rosy. The Texas Department of Insurance warns that some wholesalers are buying up flooded cars and selling them to unsuspecting buyers looking for a deal.

Once an engine is under water, the likelihood of repairing it to a problem-free state is slim. That great deal on a used car may be too good to be true. Know what to look for with these tips from the Texas Department of Insurance.