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carpet wet on drivers side

Postby SugarRay [OP] » Aug 23 2011, 6:49pm

1999 silverado , just noticed carpet soaked on floor .is this the windshield leaking?
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Re: carpet wet on drivers side

Postby SilverSurfer » Aug 28 2011, 6:15am

does it smell? Could be windshield or firewall. Could water be coming up from underneath?
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Re: carpet wet on drivers side

Postby whitewing94 » Sep 03 2011, 2:58pm

Check the firewall near your master cylinder. Also, look at the vents in front of the windshield for rust thru.
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Re: carpet wet on drivers side

Postby 04SilverRdBlk » Sep 04 2011, 12:26am

It's the windshield if it has been raining where you live.
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Re: carpet wet on drivers side

Postby FairviewLT » Sep 04 2011, 12:52am

Also, turn on the AC and see if water is draining outside the vehicle. If not, the drain tube could be stopped up and leaking in the floor.
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Re: carpet wet on drivers side

Postby CNAdams » Sep 14 2011, 5:00am

In an old ford dually I had, the windshield leaked right at the top middle... Didn't realize that is where the water was leaking at first, and didn't fully figure it out until it killed my new stereo that I had just put in.
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Re: carpet wet on drivers side

Postby MLeBlanc » Feb 18 2012, 4:29pm

I agree. Could be your windsield. Mine gets wet on the Passenger side.
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Re: carpet wet on drivers side

Postby adams99z71 » Feb 18 2012, 5:51pm

if there is any smell or oily feel to the water do a pressure/vacuum test on your coolent system
if the water is clear and/or you think your windows fog up a little too quickly, do the following.

the chiltons manual has a really good picture of this but open your hood and look/feel behind the a/c accumulator near the bottom you will find a black drain tube(this is where moister from the a/c drains) once you find the tube you can either blow some air into it or run a small wire up it to clear any dirt so that it will drain properly.

without looking at you truck some other things i can think of are yes the windshield could be leaking if you just had it replaced or damaged, the door gasket could be out of position, of the heatercore could be leaking which you will find if you do a pressure test, i suggest doing a vacuum test before a pressure test.
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Re: carpet wet on drivers side

Postby ASTE25 » Feb 18 2012, 7:01pm

I'd bet it is the windshield leaking. Try having someone hose it down while you are inside looking for leaks.
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Re: carpet wet on drivers side

Postby TheCowboy84 » Feb 24 2012, 6:57pm

My windshield is leaking and does cause my driver side carpet to be wet. Lucky me I just got station to NM so no rain will be coming my way! :D
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