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Re: water is getting in to passenger footwell and soaking...
You may have a bad door seal, check the rubber gaskit strip around your door frame and make sure it's not ripped or simply out of place. Also make sure the door is closing tightly as well. Also check your hinges by lifting up on the end of the door while it's open. if it moves up and down, the hinges are worn, causing the door to sag on the other end.
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The two most common causes are rain water leaking in or the ac drain being clogged up. I would vote for rain water if the entire carpet area is wet.
Could be coming in around the windshield, or one of the door gaskets.
a couple things to look at if it has a sunroof the sun roof would have drain hoses that run down in each corner next you need to look at the cowl this is the section in front of the windshield that has a drain on it as well if you find nothing there the next step would be to remove the seats and carpet and sit in the car while running water over it either way you should remove the carpet and make sure it is dry all the way threw or mold will start to grow and you will never get ride of it not good for your heath other key spots to look at is if the windshield was ever replaced it could be a poor seal
Check the seal around the drivers door. Try to determine the level of saturation as you move your hand from the door to the center console. If it is wetter closer to the door, this would indicate the door seal of the door window seals are damaged and need replacing.
Your car probably has AC so the box under the hood has a drain for removed moisture and this can often clog with environmental debris; when that happens, the water can't drain any more and may end up inside the car.
I think that I can help you. It sounds like your drain-tube is plugged up. Get in the passenger side, and pull the carpet back from under the glove box. Look for a black rubber pipe that goes from a black box, and pokes thru the firewall, on the passenger side. Remove the hose from the box, and have a container ready to catch water. If water comes out of the black box, your drain hose is plugged up. Clean out the clog, and you will be golden.