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Old 06-07-2013, 02:17 PM   #1
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Soft Top Leak Drivers Door Corner

Have water pouring in everytime I hit the brakes from the top corner of the drivers door (rear, closer to the back doors of my JKU).

Any ideas? I am out of warranty and have Maxicare but don't want to pay the deductible for just this issue.


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Old 06-07-2013, 02:21 PM   #2
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Check the Weatherstripping perhaps? Maybe not a tight enough seal to the frame.

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Old 06-07-2013, 02:21 PM   #3
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no but i got a leak in same position on passenger side, top rear corner of door bringin it into jeep on wend to look at
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Old 06-07-2013, 02:37 PM   #4
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http://www.jeep-club.net/graphics/ma..._Leaks_All.pdf. Most of this deals with hardtop leaks, but there is also a section on the soft tops. Hope it helps.
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Old 06-07-2013, 03:08 PM   #5
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B pillar mucket from dealership.
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Old 06-07-2013, 06:23 PM   #6
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B pillar mucket from dealership.

Is there a recall for this? I am out of warranty unless I spend the money on the Maxicare deductible.
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Old 06-07-2013, 06:25 PM   #7
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http://www.jeep-club.net/graphics/ma..._Leaks_All.pdf. Most of this deals with hardtop leaks, but there is also a section on the soft tops. Hope it helps.

Thanks! Great link.
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Old 06-07-2013, 09:04 PM   #8
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No recall. I just replaced mine for 28 bucks.
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Old 06-07-2013, 09:19 PM   #9
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I have the freedom top, just leaked this morning, same place. I think if I take the t-tops back off and move them out just a hair it will not leak though. Next nice day. It did not leak that much to make me not like the jeep though, just a nuisance.
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Old 06-11-2013, 12:06 PM   #10
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Mine just started leaking over the inside door handle of the passenger door. Oddly enough, it hasn't leaked at all since I got it, and I've had the top down 3x in the past week or 2, and now its leaky. I browsed the link and all my rubber looks like the 'correct' pics.

I *really* don't want to go back to the dealer if I can help it, is there any fix that is 'the usual' leak problem?

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