Some Cars Survived a Natural Disaster

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Why is flood damage included on the VIN report?

Some Cars Survived a Natural Disaster

In light of the recent natural hurricane disasters, numerous cars were impacted by flood damage.

If you are shopping for an affordable used car, be sure to conduct a vehicle report. Here is a list of hurricanes that overwhelmed the south, east and gulfs of the United States. Make sure these recent major natural disasters do not transcend your vehicles history report:

2005 - Hurricanes Katrina, Rita and Wilma (Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, New Orleans)

2004 - Hurricanes, Charley, Frances, Ivan and Jeanne

(South East)

2001 - Tropical Storm Allison (Texas)

1999 - Hurricanes Floyd and Irene (East Coast)



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