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Vw touran the sun roof is leaking badley inside car

2006 touran appears drain tubes are blocked or broken as leaking into car mass problem

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SOURCE: moonroof leaking..where are the drains to correct leaks inside the car

well first off find the leak. the best way to do this is a smaoke test. with the roof closed. if you smoke light a cigarette and blow smoke around the edges. while someone is outside looking at the roof pinpoint the issue. most likely the rubber molding ( weather stripping) is bad. This is the case almost all the time. you can either contact subaru for this or the cheap easy fix. goto your local parts store and you can buy a weather molding sealent.

Posted on Jun 16, 2008

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SOURCE: 1999 Saturn SL Sun Roof Leaks when it rains

Great solution: Use a 8 foot length of weed eater plastic "blade". You can get a small amount from a hardware supply store. While twisting the strand, insert it into your drains that are located in the corners of your open sunroof hole. Feed the plastic thru the tubing... don't force it, use gentle pressure. Test with a bit of water and look under the car for drainage.

Posted on Jun 06, 2009

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you need to check and see if there is any debris blocking the drain tubes for the sun roof. If not then you need to follow the tubes and look for kinks or other reasons why its not able to drain off quickly.

Posted on Aug 14, 2009

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SOURCE: Our 2005 Grand Cherokee sun roof leaks. The seal

Review the Service Manual Section-23-Body-ewj23S (page 8 and next).

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Posted on Sep 25, 2009

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SOURCE: 1991 LS 400 Lexus has water leak at sun roof. How

each corner will have drains, sometimes you can get a long air gun and shoot some air down there and clear the stoppage, but be careful that you dont blow the hose off. sometimes it just may need to be lubricated.

Posted on Oct 11, 2009

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you need to check and see if there is any debris blocking the drain tubes for the sun roof. If not then you need to follow the tubes and look for kinks or other reasons why its not able to drain off quickly.

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