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Mazda CX-5 caught in flood waters!

Mazda CX-5 caught in flood waters!

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Yes, we know SUVs are all what consumers today want. But as car enthusiasts, they are a no-no in terms of driving fun. Now, here's another example of why SUVs aren't as cool or tough as they look.

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As seen on SG Road Vigilante's page on 30th April, a Mazda CX-5 was spotted at Lorong Gambir going through a pool of standing water after the day's torrential rain.

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It all seemed fine and dandy until a photo of the car being towed away was featured.

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We have no idea how bad the car was damaged by the flood but judging from the photo, the bow wave created by the Mazda was pretty high and water could have gone into its intake system, causing some internal damage. We hope that is not the case and that it is just some electrical issues that caused the car to be immobilised. 

We also hope the older generation Silver CX-5 that was in one of the photos survived the flood too!



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Go over the water slowly with low gear and hold on to the accelerator pedal. A car is not a boat lah! Learn a hard lesson lor!

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Time to lift. Get a tuna!

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The old CX-5 was very good, I think the newer one cannot make it in flood.

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On 01/05/2020 at 9:07 PM, TangSL said:

Go over the water slowly with low gear and hold on to the accelerator pedal. A car is not a boat lah! Learn a hard lesson lor!

So wait for flooded road to clear and step on the accelerator till you get to the other side? 

Sorry, i am a noob, usually i gostan. 😅😅😅

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what a shame ....

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