Narrowed down my water leak... - GM Forum - Buick, Cadillac, Chev, Olds, GMC & Pontiac chat


General GM Chat When starting new posts, please specify YEAR, MAKE, MODEL, ENGINE type, and whatever modifications you have made. Chat about all things GM (and related cars). Off-topic stuff should be in the Lounge, and all Model specific mechanical problems should be posted in the proper forum.

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 10-27-2006, 05:05 PM   #1
Member
Posts like a V-Tak
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: New York
Posts: 74
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Steve-O is on a distinguished road
Default Narrowed down my water leak...

OK gang, I have searched, I've read about jr3800'* wars with water leaks, and I think I've got mine pinned down somewhat.

Originally, I had two, one being caused by the rust hole that was letting water in behind the back seat from the inner fenderwell (patched the hole with fiberglass mesh and used rubberized undercoating), and the other behind the dash.

I can tell you this much- it'* only on the front passenger side, no moisture present driver side, and it'* up behind the dash somewhere. I notice the water gets in when driven in the rain, it has sat through some nasty downpours and not gotten wet so it seems to be a problem only when driven. I'm thinking it has to do with the HVAC system, as I had the defogger running when I noticed the slight drips on the carpet (and worse underneath).

I remember vaguely reading about cleaning something under the hood that gets clogged and lets water in (involves removing a "trap door" below the Maxifuse center that for the life of me I couldn't remove out of the way). THat'll be the next thing I check, but how to get the Maxifuse block out of teh way first lol... I found a couple of the bolts but there'* one I can't get to for some reason. any ideas?
Steve-O is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Water, Water. Water !!!! da_grey_goose_95 Detailing & Appearance 6 02-19-2010 12:36 PM
help please, narrowed down problem tanner28 1992-1999 8 07-17-2007 03:10 PM
I narrowed down my sucking noise.... Bonneville92V688 1992-1999 25 07-23-2006 12:58 PM
I need your opinions, Narrowed down to TWO SSEi's SSEimatt93 General GM Chat 58 06-06-2006 08:41 AM
Water Leak around the water pump! BigAl 1992-1999 20 01-28-2003 01:38 AM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:39 AM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.