Question about 1999 Ford Escort

1 Answer

Water leaks into car jack in trunk

Water leaking into trunk

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Ford Master
  • 3,679 Answers

Is the rubber seal in good condition ? check around rear light clusters ,best to remove them as they will have a seal as well , look for signs of water marking paint , work backwards from where the water is collecting.

Posted on Mar 26, 2014

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Water leaking into trunk


Check trunk seal and rear quarter body seam

Mar 26, 2014 | 1999 Ford Escort

2 Answers

Water builds up in jack well of 2008 cadillac srx


You must have a leak, check the seal for the trunk and make sure it is properly installed all of the way around. Also remove both tail lights and make sure there is not damage to the panel behind them. remove the side carpet panels in the trunk and look for signs of water trickling in. I have actually had to remove all of the trim and carpet in the trunk of a car and climb in with a flashlight while someone else sprayed the back of a car at all points and look for a leak. Good luck with it.

Apr 21, 2013 | Cadillac Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Why is my lexus ls 400 trunk leaking


ls 400 - trunk leaks water. Fix -- Under the trunk seal at the bottom/rear you'll see that two pieces of metal come together. The adhesive / sealant that is used at the factory seems to leak with age. pull off the seal and use a good adhesive sealer to prevent water from leaking down between the two pieces of metal. Reinstall the trunk seal after it has dried and set properly.

Sep 06, 2010 | 1998 Lexus LS 400

1 Answer

Why is there water in spare tire hole and jack hole. 95 camery


either leak in window seal or trunk seal leaking check both for drying ,brittle,or cracks

Mar 01, 2010 | 1995 Toyota Camry

2 Answers

After it rains water is in trunk Nissan Altima


When diagnosing a water leak, here's a handy tip. Check the accumulated water. If the water is dirty, look for leaks from the underside of the vehicle (floor, wheelwells, etc). If the accumulated water is clean, look for leaks from the topside of the vehicle (trunk seal, window seal, etc). To find where the water is coming from, shut yourself in the trunk with a flashlight and have an assistant run water over the trunk with a garden hose. You may have to remove some of the interior trunk trim to see exactly were the water is coming from, but chances are you'll find it. Also another common cause of water leaks are from impact damage, so check for collision damage repair. while your in there. -hope this helps.

Jan 28, 2010 | 2000 Nissan Altima

1 Answer

Water in rear window well


There are no drain holes in the trunk. You would have to drill your own, but be careful not to drill into anything. The problem that needs to be addressed is to find the water leak. The easiest thing to do is to put someone in the trunk with a good bright flashlight. While this person is in there take your garden hose and slowly wet down the back of the car ( don't go to fast ). At this time the person can look for water coming in the trunk then you can fix the problem. Could be a gasket or window leak. Just take your time and you'll find the leak. Also try not to do this on a really hot day trunks can be very hot and dangerous at times like that.

Sep 18, 2009 | 1995 Honda Civic del sol

1 Answer

Trunk water leak 1993 buick park avenue


Mother nature is too slow in finding leaks. Have someone small get in the trunk with a flashligh and watch as you run a hose over everything. LET THE PERSON OUT!

Jun 11, 2009 | 1993 Buick Park Avenue

2 Answers

Trunk leak in 2007 Grand Prix


TAKE IT TO THE DEALER, THERE IS PROBABLY A TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETIN ON IT AND THEY WILL BE ABLE TO QUICKLY AND ACURATELTY SOLVE THE PROBLEM.

May 20, 2009 | 2007 Pontiac Grand Prix GXP Sedan

2 Answers

Trunk Leak


Most of the time when there is a trunk leak the seal is leaking around it I would check it for any bad spots and replace it if needed.

Feb 24, 2009 | 1997 Pontiac Grand Prix

2 Answers

Trunk leaking


I'm not sure how you know the weatherstrip isn't leaking,here's what i would do.With a trusted helper,get in the trunk and latch it.Have the helper spray the entire trunk area with a garden hose while you watch for any water leaks.That's the best way to check the weatherstrip for leaks,and it is likely that's where the leak is coming from.

Aug 23, 2008 | 1996 Nissan Sentra

Not finding what you are looking for?
1999 Ford Escort Logo

Related Topics:

212 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Ford Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76691 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22219 Answers

fordexpert

Level 3 Expert

5537 Answers

Are you a Ford Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...