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Leak in my 2005 mustang in passenger floorboard

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    Trudy Guldin Sep 28, 2014

    I also have a 2005 mustang that leaks in on the passenger floorboard on the right side behind the glove box when it rains .I bought my 05 mustang brand new.The first time That I noticed that I had this leak was in May of 2009 .where right after a very long thundershower during the night the next day my husband was sitting in the passenger seat I started to drive down the street we live on and the first turn I made water started dripping from behind the glove box and down onto my husbands legs. The funny thing when My husband opened the glove box everything inside was dry but the whole rightside of the floor and my husbands legs were wet. We dIdn\'t know what to think.A few days later it rains again and the same thing happens again.SoI make an appointment with the Ford Dealership where I bought my Mustang to have them check the car. I still had a whole year left on the cars warrenity.Now I go to pick up my car they tell me they water tested cowl,windshield and roof found no leaks.They removed the passenger side carpet and found the insulation to be wet. Whenthey checked under the hood when theyremoved the cover for the cabin filterthey found the drain thats against the firewall to be clogged with leaves they cleared the drain and water flowed they rechecked everthing was ok.Now they give me a bill for $150..00 and tell me to try not to park my car under trees.I say to the srvce manger i still have a years warrenty why do I have a bill.He tells me that it was not a faulty part that caused the leak inside the car and that as long as I don.t park under a lot of trees the drain won\'t get blocked to cause a leak inside my car.Now the street and area where i live have a whole lot of trees.So now i figure i\'ll try to park where there are not a lot of trees Well its kind of hard not to so for about 2 years i hand no problem.Then all of a sudden the problem returns.O f course I no longer have a warrenty on car and I m just so lucky the Ford Dealership where i bought the car is now also out of business.So now I am wondering how many people are having the same problem and I find u on here and I bet that is what is causing your leak.Sad thing is If they would have told me when I bought my brand new Mustang that i cant park it under any trees I never would have bought the car.I will never buy anther car from Ford again.they don\'t stand behind their vehicles !! Let me know if your drains are blocked.Maybe we can find other people that have this problem and if we confront Ford together they will do something to fix this problem.

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Is it leaking engine coolant or only when it rains on the car. If it is engine coolant. you need to replace your heater core...

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Blower motor shot very common issue with the newer mustangs shame on ford for not issuing a recall!!

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It could be that the windshield seal has a leak beneath the cowl. Also, pools of water on the floorboard may be coming from your heater/air conditioner condenser. Check the cabin air filter for wetness, too.
Can you see if the water is on the firewall inside the passenger compartment? You might pull the carpet clips to lower it so you can spot the source of the leak.

If these checks don't pan out, let me know. Maybe we can do more troubleshooting.

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