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Water in floorboard

I have water running in during heavy rain on the passenger side from under the dash area and pooling up in the floor boards.

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  • noflyzon69 Dec 28, 2008

    I have the same problem with my 2006 Ford Taurus. I had the windshield cowl changed with the recommendation of Ford and I have the same water on the right passenfer floor problem. I did not take it to a Ford dealer tomake the repair another independent business did the work.

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Either the sealant that was used in putting your windshield in has began to fail, or there may be a larger opening under the vents, or on the firewall in the engine compartment. Look under the vent slats/holes under the windshield wipers. Look in the bulkhead that separates the engine from the dashboard(With the hood up). Those are the only ways water is getting in. Seal it with an expanding style sealer

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