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Old 06-28-2010, 02:50 PM   #1
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Rain water leaking

A small amount of rain water is leaking from the bottom center of the plastic rear window.

Before I do something stupid and regrettable on my own, can you guys recommend what has been done that worked?

Thanks in advance,
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Old 06-29-2010, 10:09 AM   #2
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If it's leaking into the foam rubber tray and draining out...not much to worry about. Sealing and patching is usually a temp. fix. You need to the plastic replaced if the top is in very good condition. A good shop in is usually around $450 for the repair. be sure that they have done Boxsters before.
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Old 06-29-2010, 10:38 AM   #3
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Thanks for the reply JCB.

I am afraid the leak leaves the carpet/engine insulation wet. A heavy passing shower left a half-dollar size wet spot.

I will apply a small amount of clear silicone adhesive sealant.
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