Ford Focus 2013 | Water Leak | Mould spores inside the car
Once water gets into the car, it makes the whole car damp. If you have a leak you may have noticed your windows steam up, and you begin to get that damp smell. This is a perfect breading ground for bacteria and mould.
The sound deadening material which is over the rear arches has been sitting in a puddle of water and gone black with mould. Black mould can be extremely hazardous to your health and must be dealt with. If you see it, try not to disturb it as this will cause the spores to fly into the air. It is breathing in these spores, which is bad for you.
If you suspect your car has a leak, and you have recently had sinus problems or chest infections, this could be why.
Solution: We have anti-microbial products which kill mould without damaging your car (household products tend to contain bleach, which can mark surfaces and destroy foam underlay). The car will be treated before any attempt to dry it.
We have been repairing leaks and drying cars for over 30 years
Up to a third of the cost of your car was computers, processors and sensors. Delicate electrical systems hidden under your carpets, which might now be sitting in water.
Here are some more of our latest #Ford water leak found videos
Ford B-Max 2013 | Water Leak Detection
This B-Max had already been to a garage for diagnosis, but the car was still wet, so the customer brought the car to us for specialist water leak diagnostics.Watch Video
Ford S-Max 2014 | rain water leaks
This S-Max is still leaking water from the bottom of the doors, despite somebody's previous attempt at repairing the leaks with a very generous amount of sealant.Watch Video
Ford C-Max | Detecting a water leak with ultraviolet
This car has been to another garage who couldn’t find the leak, by running through our 28 point check.Watch Video
Ford Fiesta 2015 | Leaking with wet carpets
There are three areas of concern on this Ford Fiesta, all common sources of leaks that we have found before.Watch Video
Ford B-Max 2017 | Water Leak Detection
This Ford B-Max just has the common problem of water leaking into the boot through the rear air vents. When we say this is a common problem, it is common to almost all cars.Watch Video
Car Water Leak Service
We offer a specialist car water leak find and fix service, as well as a professional car carpet drying service.
If you would like to have your car water leak investigated by the professionals, you can find out more on our car water leaks page.
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