Ok. I've got an "issue" to discuss.
After it rains, there's a "sloshing" inside the car.
It sounds like it's in the door but there's nothing
audible when I move the doors.
When the car sits, I notice when facing uphill, there's a steady drip
from under the rear door. Apparently there's a channel getting filled
But that leads us to find the source.
There's no apparent leak around the moon/sun roof.
But the strip has a gap under the plastic edgeing.
Could water be running in there, and then down into the
Looks like my "bargain" is paying for itself. :O
Sun roofs usually have drains - steel tubes down thru the roof pillars
and presumably out the body. Dirt fills these tubes or in this case may
have filled the cavity into which a tube drains.
Suggest you look from under the car for the source and see if its not
from a clogged drain.
Dripping from the door bottom? Or from the frame below the door? Park
car facing uphill, open the door. See where water comes from.
If it's from door bottom, it is the rain water coming down from glass
then collecting inside the door. There should be 2-3 rectangle holes at
the door bottom. Some may be blocked by debris (rubberized insulation
or broken glass). You may need to take out the inside panel to clear
If it's from the frame, it is probably from sunroof drain. I am not
familiar with this particular model but I think the drain goes from
right rear pillar and opens near gas filler door. The drain tube is
Don't get water stay inside. Rust is #1 killer of cars.
my favorite way to clear these is with a bicycle gear or brake cable. Get
one at a local bike shop for a $1 or $2 and have them cut one of the lead
beads off the end with their special wire cutters. This makes a really good
sunroof drain snake...
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