Ford Fiesta | Water Leaking Through Door Membranes
This Ford Fiesta had wet 'floorboard' on the drivers side and passenger side. We knew there was water leaking from the front because of the wet carpets, but was also a leak in the boot.
Firsted we decontaminated the car using an antimicrobial, then using a can of water to simulate the affect of raining, we realized that the water was leaking through the door membranes.
Also, there was leaks in the back and the passenger foot-well, which was soaking into the carpets. The water that was getting into the boot was leaking in through the rear air vents which were found after our 28 point check leak diagnosis.
Solution: The door membranes were replaced and the rear vents were fixed and re-sealed. Then the car was dried.
Do you have a Ford with a wet carpets?
If this video didn't give you the answer you are looking for and the local garage hasn't been much help, we are fully equipped for water leak testing.
Question: "I don't have a sunroof and never had a new windscreen but there is water dripping from the centre roof light when it rains."
Answer: This sounds like the windscreen has become unbonded and is leaking from the top, causing water to run down to the roof. This is a comon cause of leaks if you have had a replacement windscreen, or sometimes factory screens can become un-bonded over time letting water in. Getting the screen refitted should stop this leak.
Here are some more of our latest #Ford water leak found videos
Ford Fiesta 2010 | Water Leak Detection
Leaking rear air vent and the issue with the blanking tape, and the cracked welded seams at and above the tail gate hinges, so essentially exactly the same as the last leaking Ford Fiesta we did.Watch Video
Ford Focus 2013 | Water Leak Detection
This Focus had our inspection and despite the very wet carpets, this car didn't have a multitude of leaks like some other cars of this model have.Watch Video
Ford Focus 2011 | Water Leak Found
This Ford Focus has wet carpets and water in the spare wheel well in the boot, so the customer brought the car to us to find the leaks.Watch Video
Ford Fiesta 2009 | Water Leak Found
Standard stuff on this Ford Fiesta. The sealant which is on the spot-welded seals around the tail-gate hinges has cracked and is letting in water.Watch Video
Ford Transit Connect 2014 | Water Leak Found
This Transit Connect came to us because water was leaking in and filling up the floor on the front. We performed our water leak detection inspection and here's what we found.Watch Video
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