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04 Pontiac Vibe leaks after heavy rain, water collects on rear floor board drivers side. Where should I check for leaks

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  • tgreagin Apr 17, 2011

    I think the leak is in the drain system for the sun/moon roof. Any clues on how to locate?

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The most likely cause for the leak is the seal on the door or window in that area.

Posted on Mar 30, 2011

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    Kelly Comstock Apr 17, 2011

    One really simple way to see where a car has leaks in the trim and window seals is to use (buy, rent or borrow) a smoke/ fog machine. The same ones that you see on holloween work fine and i have used them before. You turn it on in your car and wait for the smoke to come out of the leaky areas. You will need to run the cord through a door or window then tape around it so smoke doesnt come out of there you run the power cord.

    Good luck this trick works great. Auto shops use the same thing, its just a little bigger and waaaay more expensive.

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