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05-11-2010 10:28 AM
sevenservices is it splattering off the door post (part that the latch hooks to when you close the door)??? Those will get the paint wore off and sometimes are not even painted. Open your door and check that post... just an idea...
05-11-2010 10:26 AM
Sf_Kilo
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Originally Posted by nick50471 View Post
Does that mean I don't get it for $25.
Well I havent made my first payment yet so that might not be a bad deal for me ......LOL ....

NO MY JEEP GET YOUR OWN
05-11-2010 10:09 AM
nick50471 Does that mean I don't get it for $25.
05-11-2010 09:40 AM
Sf_Kilo Thanks Jimbo I will redo the top once its done raining here.......
05-11-2010 09:35 AM
JIMBOX I don't have a soft top, but I've read this same problem happens on the rear window/gate seal and the water runs either way, depending on what angle you park at, then either down to the cargo area or, down the tub upper edge (like yours) !!

Usually it's in the way you install the soft top !!

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Originally Posted by Sf_Kilo View Post
Its a soft top........ Sorry Jim I should have said that upfront
Does it still happen with soft tops???
I double and triple checked I even taped paper towels at every seal to check for a leak of any kind....
Good luck

JIMBO
05-11-2010 09:29 AM
Sf_Kilo
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Originally Posted by JIMBOX View Post
Looks like a rear window gasket/seal, at the bottom

I'ts always a dealer fix !!!

Good luck

JIMBO
Its a soft top........ Sorry Jim I should have said that upfront
Does it still happen with soft tops???
I double and triple checked I even taped paper towels at every seal to check for a leak of any kind....
05-11-2010 09:24 AM
JIMBOX Looks like a rear window gasket/seal, at the bottom

I'ts always a dealer fix !!!

Good luck

JIMBO
05-11-2010 09:17 AM
Sf_Kilo
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Originally Posted by JIMBOX View Post
----BINGO-----

Drive in the other way --FORWARD -ONWARD-HEADFIRST-BOWUP-

JIMBO
That is not fixing it ......... I don't want to park like that......

I back it in so I am closest to the door in case of rain...... I could melt ya know ......
I will have to look at it again......
05-11-2010 09:06 AM
JIMBOX ----BINGO-----

Drive in the other way --FORWARD -ONWARD-HEADFIRST-BOWUP-

JIMBO
05-11-2010 08:57 AM
Sf_Kilo
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Originally Posted by nick50471 View Post
That is flux capacitor fluid. You need to get rid of that Jeep immediately. I'll give you $25 for it.
It could be the Flux cap fluid but it has a MR. Fusion on it if anything its rotted garbage juice......

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Originally Posted by JIMBOX View Post
Could be a little leak (rain) in the tub seal and you parked it with the assend a little higher than the front, dripped down and splashed when you closed the doors !!

JIMBO
This maybe the case I always park ass ascended in the driveway ....
How do I go about telling it to stop doing that? its just being retarded and I want to avoid beating it with a wet noodle for not listening.....
05-10-2010 09:53 PM
nick50471 That is flux capacitor fluid. You need to get rid of that Jeep immediately. I'll give you $25 for it.
05-10-2010 09:46 PM
JIMBOX Could be a little leak (rain) in the tub seal and you parked it with the assend a little higher than the front, dripped down and splashed when you closed the doors !!

JIMBO
05-10-2010 09:37 PM
Sf_Kilo
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Originally Posted by wrangler0 View Post
It's your morning hot beverage you spilled while entering the Jeep....
On both sides in the same place ...... Yes I flung coffee allover in a fit or rage

Anyway

As for it collecting on a screw or similar.... nope no water on any screws or the like it just appeared from nowhere......

Not sure how it got there but I will clean and wait for reappearance....
05-10-2010 06:53 PM
InfernoGirl
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Originally Posted by GroundHawg View Post
Some type of pollen maybe?

I sneezed last week and found a booger on my shifter today. Maybe you did something similar?
OMG! I'm eating dinner as I read this.... Thanks for the visual....
05-10-2010 06:11 PM
wrangler0 It's your morning hot beverage you spilled while entering the Jeep....
05-10-2010 03:40 PM
GroundHawg Some type of pollen maybe?

I sneezed last week and found a booger on my shifter today. Maybe you did something similar?
05-10-2010 03:39 PM
sevenservices I know what it might be... my car used to do that when water would get down into the door handle cup area, it would rust on top of a screw then when you shut the door it would fly everywhere. Check down inside any resevoirs that water could collect.
05-10-2010 03:32 PM
sevenservices yeah, looks to me like it dripped off something? Or spattered when the door was shut...
05-10-2010 03:25 PM
Sf_Kilo They aren't really a big deal..... I am just curious cause its the same on both sides ......
05-10-2010 03:20 PM
Sf_Kilo They wipe off fine but where did they come from??????
There isn't any evidence on the seals of a leak....
Its in the exact place on both sides????
They don't really taste like rust but there isn't much to taste there
05-10-2010 03:19 PM
Kazlam not rust. looks like its on the black plastic parts as well. just looks like dried droplets. they dont wipe off easliy?
05-10-2010 02:48 PM
Sf_Kilo
Is it Rust? Dirt? What is this and where did it come from

Ok I noticed the other day that there was brown droplets in the door jam area... I looked and they actually come into the jeep as well and I can't figure out where from its happening on both sides and goes clear to the interior door cladding....
Any thoughts????


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