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My 2000 honda civic has a leak in either the tail light or trunk leaking into the passenger compartment on the drivers side

There is water in the trunk that seeps into the passenger compartment only on the drivers side but comes up all the way to the drivers seat. Water comes in when the car is parked.

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I am assuming the water comes in when it rains.
Could be the trunk gasket or the tail light.
You may need a body shop to find the leak.

Posted on Dec 11, 2012

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i would take the car to a muffler shop or somewhere they can lift the car high enough to look under it better to see what it is and where its coming from.

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SOURCE: Water Leaking into the trunk

could it be the window seal its a 2 seater rite? with the window behind your seat?

Posted on Feb 19, 2009

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reseal all the body seams around rear wheels housings and 1/4 panel seams, this problem is useually caused by these seams not being sealed well enough or the caulk used to seal them cracks or falls out.

Posted on Apr 01, 2009

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SOURCE: water leaks on passenger floor in my 97 honda

I have a 1997 Toyota Camry. Water was collecting on the front PASSENGER floor after a rain. I opened my sunroof and found the front drainage holes (about 1/8" diameter) in the corners of the track sunroof track. They looked clear. I poured a bottle of water in track and watched the result. Sure enough, water started dripping from the right ride of the glove box on to the floor. I started tearing out the interior panels to trace the leak. What I found is that if I poured the bottle of water REALLY slow into the sunroof hole = no leaks. But if I pour it too fast the small 1/8" hole cannot keep up and the track overflows! THAT is where the leak comes from in my car! If water overflows the track, then it makes its way down the column trim, around the glove box and on to the floor.

So I need to help the 1/8" sunroof hole drain faster. I took some 18AWG TFFN electrical wire and jammed it into the hole to help clean it out. I then removed the black plastic mud flap behind my front tire and blew out all of the leaves and rotted debris that where behind that flap. It was packed with junk! I poured more into the 1/8" hole and it seemed to drain quicker.

I hope this information helps others.

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SOURCE: Ive got a water leak under back seat. 97 honda accord lx.

check the plastic cover on the door, remove the stucked up dirts as well on the holes of the door underneath.

Posted on Apr 05, 2012

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