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Old 05-17-2010, 04:15 PM   #1
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Mystery dash leak

I have done my research on here and tried just about everything to fix the leak that has been soaking my shoes everytime I drive in the rain.

When it rains I have water pouring from underneath the dash and onto my feet. So far I have replaced the seal where the window folds down and the seal around the window. I also checked the overflow tube thing that is inside the hood intake thing right in front of the windshield. I even turned the scoop that goes over that thing backwards so that rain isn't being forced into it while driving.

Does anyone have any other suggestions for a fix or has anyone else experienced this problem?

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Old 05-17-2010, 05:42 PM   #2
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Could it be coming in thru the vent on the cowl right behind the hood?

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Old 05-29-2010, 10:40 PM   #3
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I searched with "leak" in the title and found several threads on this, mine's doing the same thing...sounds like it's a clogged drain hose...off the firewall from what I've read so far...have you gotten it taken care of?

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Old 05-29-2010, 10:45 PM   #4
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do you have a/c ?
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Old 05-29-2010, 10:49 PM   #5
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Old 05-30-2010, 12:00 PM   #6
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no a/c
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Old 05-30-2010, 12:19 PM   #7
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It is that drain hose on your firewall -- it is full of mud. guarantee it!
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Old 05-30-2010, 01:06 PM   #8
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end of it caked with mud, yik yik... cleared it out with a screwdriver..

will test with hose tonight..

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Old 05-31-2010, 12:39 AM   #9
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Still leaking

I checked the hose y'all are refering to. It was clogged and I thought I fixed the problem. The next big rain storm, same thing again. I do not have AC. I have bed lined the body tube in front of the windshield earlier today in hope of sealing any crack that were caused from sh@tty weld work. We'll see if thats where it was coming in from. The entire interior and exterior will be lined by next weekend.
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Old 05-31-2010, 12:50 AM   #10
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Did you take the hose off of the firewall to clean it? About every 3 times I go out on the trail I have to remove the hose and vent grill (on the body in front of the hood) and flush all the mud out...

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