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Car squealing on left turn and water dripping

This is the second time I've had this problem. I thought the dealer fixed it the first time, however it just returned a day or so ago. When the AC is on, and only after it's on for an hour or so water will slowly drip in the passenger side of the car. Also, while turning left there is a rushing water sound from the passenger side of the car.

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  • Wit119o Sep 11, 2008

    But, what is a way to preventing this problem in the 1st place, I've had the car for 6k miles and this has happened twice. It doesn't seem right.



  • Wit119o Sep 14, 2008

    Ok, thanks. The dealer kept blaming it on my saying I didn't keep up with maintenance. I'll try that tip though.

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Check the vent for the ac box underneath the car. often times they plug up with dirt, leaves and other debris. When this happens, moisture from the ac evaporator can not escape and leaks into your car

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  • hick_fix Sep 13, 2008




    there is no real way to prevent it. Normally it doesnt happen that often. it sounds like it wasn't fixed correctly when it was at your dealer. But if it does keep hapening see if it possible to put a piece of hose on the vent and route it somewhere different.


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