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Water leak in the cargo area of my 97 Odyssey

When it rains I get enough water to soak the carpet in the cargo area of my 97 Odyssey. haven't pulled the carpet up yet, but i have looked under that compartment under the car and there were no holes. so my guess is it could be that a drain hose that's clogged.

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Either the drain hose or the door gasket has gone bad and is not sealing correctly. The drain line you are talking about is located at the very top of the door. It is a long black flexible hose. You can take it off and either run water through it or take something long and pretty stiff and put it through to see if anything is blocking it

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On ours the water was leaking around the tail lights. I used caulk to seal around the lights and the problem was solved.

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Take it to the car wash, have some one spray just water. Spray around the back door, tail lights and any other suspected areas. Like underneath the car. While you are inside and the water is being sprayed look for signs of water entry. If someone has a pressure washer you can use that instead of going to the car wash. You will have to find the source of the water leak before finding a solution or fix for it. Let me know what you find.

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