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Interior leak - VW 2003, 1.8 20V Turbo

I have had the car less than 2 weeks and somehow I have a leakage of water into my driver side back paseenger footwell, and to a small degree the driver bay by the peddles.

It seems to develop almost up and under the carpet or...cant really be sure but the tops & sides of the door seals are bone dry as normal.

So hows this happening? Ive parked it on both hillside and flat survaces with the same problem, but only on the driver side.

The first time I came across the problem I had a glass to scoop out the water, soaked up water filling 2 large bath towels, and there was still 'squeltchy' carpet behind the driver.

Any suggestions other than paying a vast expense on a VW dealer 'water test' that would cost £375+VAT.

A quick response would be very appreciated.

Thanks

Leighton

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Suspect door carrier as its called metal plate behind door trim seal will have failed on bottom edge water test with hosepipe and check inner door aperture seal pull seal open if leaking there will be water in seal check o/s/f &o/s/r assuming r/h/d. repair is abit more complicated

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Run water over it yourself and have someone look for the leak inside vehicle thats hat i do at the body shop its the quickest and easist but you need a helperthen you ew=will find the problem quick it may be a seal/ Please rate my response thank you very much

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