Go Back  Ford Forum - Enthusiast Forums for Ford Owners > Ford Cars > Ford Fusion
Reload this Page >

2013 Ford Fusion water leaking into the passenger back floorboard...HELP?!

Ford Fusion The next installation in the Ford sedan lineup not only joins as the new mid sized sedan, but also as the Ford entry for NASCAR.

2013 Ford Fusion water leaking into the passenger back floorboard...HELP?!

  #1  
Old 03-12-2018, 03:12 PM
Junior Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Mar 2018
Posts: 1
Exclamation 2013 Ford Fusion water leaking into the passenger back floorboard...HELP?!

My 2013 Ford Fusion recently started having water soaking the passenger side back floorboard when it rains when sitting still in the parking lot. The backseat, roof of the car, under the front seat are not wet just the back floorboard. (I do not have a sunroof) I've had it put on a rack and checked all the drain plugs etc underneath and they all looked fine aren't missing etc. I've even got in the backseat with a flashlight and had someone run water over the doors to see if it leaked in around the seals and nothing. I've read online about a similar issue which involved a leaking cowl vent from drainage off the windshield leaking into the backseat. But is this possible if under the front seat isn't wet? Also one morning it had rained and the water was puddled on top of the carpet in the back floorboard which leads me to believe the water is leaking down onto the carpet instead of up from underneath. Anyone have any similar issue? If so what was the problem and how did you fix it? Also i have not been running the AC since its winter so i don't think it is the AC leaking.
 

Last edited by pmstumbo; 03-12-2018 at 03:14 PM.
  #2  
Old 03-12-2018, 05:38 PM
Senior Member
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 9,018
Default

Sometimes you have to play detective and go after the problem a little at a time.
What has worked for me was I removed the carpet from the back, it needs to dry thoroughly anyway, and spray or shoot some talcum powder around the back door sills and also where the rear seat sets. Now the stage is set , all you need to do is wait and watch where the water comes in , the trail will certainly be visible.
 
  #3  
Old 04-10-2018, 04:12 AM
Junior Member
Join Date: Oct 2017
Location: Australia
Posts: 26
Default

Weird thing, sometimes you do have to experiment a lot. what about getting a visit to the dealer maybe he can help you out.
 
  #4  
Old 10-26-2018, 10:44 PM
Junior Member
Join Date: Sep 2018
Posts: 4
Default

Did you happen to fix the issue? We are dealing with the same thing right now. We can see water coming in under the dash but havenít determined the origin
 
  #5  
Old 11-21-2018, 07:36 AM
Junior Member
Join Date: Sep 2018
Posts: 4
Default

I have a FORD Fusion 2007 and today, after a heavy rain, noticed that the driver side floor was wet and keeping water. I don't know from were it come but the wet is right where the heels stay. Please any help????
 
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
Finn73
Ford Fusion
1
10-26-2015 03:16 PM
renatosc123
PRIVATE For Sale / Trade Classifieds
0
09-15-2013 04:08 AM
LDB415
Ford Fusion
2
09-11-2013 04:43 AM
cwhite6
Ford F-150
0
09-09-2009 07:28 AM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: 2013 Ford Fusion water leaking into the passenger back floorboard...HELP?!


Advertising
Featured Sponsors
Vendor Directory

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.