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Waterleak passanger foot well after rain

\015 After heavy rain passanger foot well fills with water\015 Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 15-01-2018

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Lift the bonnet and remove the plastic trim below the windscreen (passenger side) this covers the pollen filter check for distortion this will be the problem. replace the pollen filter it will be damp.if the trimis not too distorted refit or buy new. The trim acts as a rain water gutter and has been fitted incorectley, have you recently had a service ?
Wind window down hold top of door frame and pull it so that it bends slightley this will give it a tighter seal when closed
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