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Moonroof leaking..where are the drains to correct leaks inside the car

My 2004 outback has leaks inside the car which are coming from the moon roof window ...can you tell me how this can be corrected

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  • tollbar Jun 19, 2008

    we don't smoke and don't know anyone who does....



    we found a way to fix it...thanks anyway..

  • Anonymous Mar 26, 2014

    I have water damage on the headliner and flooring due to constant leaking from the sunroof and moonroof. I want them sealed and not to be used again. It has been fixed twice and I just don't want the windows. They have completely stopped working and water is leaking and flooding the whole back of my car and drips water on my kids in the back seat!

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Well first off find the leak. the best way to do this is a smaoke test. with the roof closed. if you smoke light a cigarette and blow smoke around the edges. while someone is outside looking at the roof pinpoint the issue. most likely the rubber molding ( weather stripping) is bad. This is the case almost all the time. you can either contact subaru for this or the cheap easy fix. goto your local parts store and you can buy a weather molding sealent.

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