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Car type citreon ds3. water *********** coming in dont know were but it has settled under the door ,(not in door) when you turn corner you hear it ttaveling from side to side on passenger side.

Just recently purchased car. water coming in its resting point is under the door on the the threshold at passenger side. really bad when turning right you can here water travelling along the car.

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From you description it might be in the rocker panel ( that section under the door ). Some cars have a small rubber plug on the inside underneath to let the water out and if there is water in there I would think that the car has been submerged lately and there will be a rust problem very soon. This rocker panel is the basic strength of the car and if it rusts will mean the car will be put off the road for safety reasons. Try doing a search of the history of the vehicle through insurance , registration, finance . A possible fix is to drill a small hole at the lowest point and let the water out and inject a large amount of water dispersant inside , let it drain out and then fill the cavity with a good quality rust inhibitor . Talk with a panel beater as to ideas to be used.

Posted on Jun 20, 2014

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SOURCE: 1999 Audi A4, european car.

Yes there is. The drain should come down from the heater core area (behind the glovebox) and down under the car. Yours is either clogged, or for some reason has been pulled off the core, so that water just flows from the heater core drain nipple directly into the car.

Posted on Aug 12, 2008

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SOURCE: rain water leak

The most common source of this kind of leak is the windshield, have a glass shop check the sealing around the glass

Posted on Sep 04, 2008

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SOURCE: In the past I have had major water leaks in my

the 2005 grand prix model has a known issue with the plastic cowl molding below the front windshield on the passenger side. over time, the sun will cause the plastic to warp and pull away from the windshield; allowing water to run into the engine compartment, into the blower motor, and possibly into the floor of the passengers seat. underneith the warped cowl is a plastic drain pan that is supposed to deflect any water away from the blower motor. It is likely that this plastic drain pan has shifted or popped loose. this is an easy fix.

open the hood, and pull out the three black plastic retaining pins that hold down the cowl. lift off the passenger side cowl and you'll see the plastic drain pan. ensure the pan is pushed tightly against the back and slid all the way to the left. then put the plastic cowl back on and you're done.

also, water leaking into this area is a common cause for the air conditioner blower motor to stop working. So the sooner you fix this problem, the less likely you'll have problems with your blower in the future.

Posted on Jun 07, 2009

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Itmay be a foreign object inside the blower motor, a bar blower motor or your engine is bad, have a technician scan it to be shure.

Posted on Jul 17, 2009

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SOURCE: My passenger side floor is

Hello,
If you can smell a little bit of a sweet smell from the water on the passenger side floor, or if it has an oily film to it, you may have a leaking heater core.

They usually leak on the passenger side floor, and that might explain why you hear water sloshing around.

If you can run the engine for about 5 minutes and then turn your heater on. Look under the dash in the area where the dash meets the floor board and see if you can see anything leaking.

I hope this helps you.

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