Q: Q: Check engine light is on

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So my eclipse shakes very bad and sputters when accelerateing even a little and hesitates i went through deep water a few days ago it died but got it started seemed fine after then then yesterday i turned it on and the check engine light came on and i heard a noise i look in the engine bay and i see it arking on a cord that stoped after i turned it off now it runs very rough anyways thank you for your time i also checked the filter wasnt wet at all

My car has 105566 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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