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#1 (permalink) Old 09-24-2011, 10:30 PM
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Cool backseat flooding when rains

passenger side floorboard is flooding when it rains sat in it and didnt see the door panel leaking or anything leaking in. cleaned out the drains in the sunroof and in the cabin air filters and its still leaking. is there anyother drains to check or any other possible solution to this problem?
car is 1998 528i

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Have a REAL GOOD look around the area and notice any higher dampness or drip-tracking to get a rough idea of where it is coming from.


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Almost certain to be the door seals! I had the same problem and had to pull the door panels to see where the seal had separated from the door.
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I had the same issue with my 2001 530I check the door seals like Rwelkins suggested but also have a look at the weather stripping that was my problem it was dried out and always let water in!
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