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Carpet wet behind driver seat

Notice carpet was wet behind driver seat, got carpet dry then after going to car wash notice carpet getting wet again. I have a sun roof. rubber look good. anybody has similiar problem?

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  • dlavallee Dec 31, 2013

    Water was followingthe rubber gasket along the door frame and water was getting in at the joint where the door seal met together at bottom of door.. took an hole punch and punch couple of hole in rubber on bottom of door seal and it fix the problem.

  • Anonymous Mar 17, 2014

    Have just washed my newly bought 456 and found interior floor mats and door carpeting soaking wet . Is this common and/or any thoughts on resolving the problem ? Otherwise car is great !

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Even the water is in back carpet,The problem is under your hood, there is a rubber that guides the water out under hood by windshield, When it gets gets plugged with whipper wheel, leaves etc, lift yours up and clean the debris out of it so that the water can drain, Then your mystery soaked carpet issue will be resolved.

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Look for rust holes, missing drain plugs, in the floor pan, under the car, spray when driving also comes up off the road and tires, there are a number of points of entry, seat mounnts transmission mounts
not really a solution, just something to check

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