Date: Mon, 19 Feb 2001 16:46:32 GMT
From: "Keith Grider" <noonenopsaml.com>
Subject: Re: Leaking sunroof on '92 900S


This is a multi-part message in MIME format. ------=_NextPart_000_0020_01C09A69.9AEE3580 Content-Type: text/plain; charset="iso-8859-1" Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable I stand corrected. I will re-iterate with a bit more specifics.=20 Generally, sunroofs on classic 900's do not leak, drains do become = plugged, though. Another possibility is that the sunroof has a rust hole = in it allowing water to leak through. Generally, it is the drains on the = classic 900's which cause the problem. KeithG "Howard Silverstone" <dajacREMOVETHISnopsamcom> wrote in message = news:MPG.14fa3b95aafb043198968bnopsam.rcn.com... > I beg to differ with you. Sunroofs can and do leak. I have a '95 900 = and=20 > water has found a way to leak between the edge of the plate glass and = the=20 > metal trim that surrounds the glass. >=20 >=20 >=20 >=20 > In article <3DWj6.4180$TD1.320850nopsamsc05-news.ops.worldnet.att.net>, = > nospamnopsamdnet.att.net says... > > Sunroofs do not leak, drains can become plugged, though. Clean out = the > > drains and your 'leak' should go away. (compressed air, water = pressure, > > snake with a piece of wire, etc. are ways which have worked.) > >=20 > > KeithG > >=20 > > "us,ppp,dcathey" <dcatheynopsametcom.com> wrote in message > > news:3A901A61.EB914A7Fnopsametcom.com... > > > Experts, > > > Has anyone had (fixed) a problem with a leaking SR on classic-body = 900s? > > > Mine has developed a fairly bad leak on the front edge, passenger = side. > > > Roof seems like it's closing properly and completely; no wind = noise on > > > the highway, and I don't think it leaks at all while I'm driving = in the > > > rain. It only seems to occur when car is parked in the rain. > > > Any help W/B appreciated. > > > Thanks, > > > Dennis > > > > >=20 > >=20 > > ------=_NextPart_000_0020_01C09A69.9AEE3580 Content-Type: text/html; charset="iso-8859-1" Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"> <HTML><HEAD> <META http-equiv=3DContent-Type content=3D"text/html; = charset=3Diso-8859-1"> <META content=3D"MSHTML 5.50.4522.1800" name=3DGENERATOR> <STYLE></STYLE> </HEAD> <BODY> <DIV><FONT face=3DArial size=3D2>I stand corrected. I will re-iterate = with a bit=20 more specifics. </FONT></DIV> <DIV><FONT face=3DArial size=3D2></FONT> </DIV> <DIV><FONT face=3DArial size=3D2>Generally, sunroofs on <STRONG>classic=20 900's</STRONG> do not leak, drains do become plugged, though. Another=20 possibility is that the sunroof has a rust hole in it allowing water to = leak=20 through. Generally, it is the drains on the <STRONG>classic = 900's</STRONG> which=20 cause the problem.</FONT></DIV> <DIV><FONT face=3DArial size=3D2></FONT> </DIV> <DIV><FONT face=3DArial size=3D2>KeithG</FONT></DIV> <DIV> </DIV> <DIV><FONT face=3DArial size=3D2>"Howard Silverstone" <</FONT><A=20 href=3D"mailto:dajacREMOVETHISnopsamcom"><FONT face=3DArial=20 size=3D2>dajacREMOVETHISnopsamcom</FONT></A><FONT face=3DArial = size=3D2>> wrote in=20 message </FONT><A = href=3D"news:MPG.14fa3b95aafb043198968bnopsam.rcn.com"><FONT=20 face=3DArial = size=3D2>news:MPG.14fa3b95aafb043198968bnopsam.rcn.com</FONT></A><FONT=20 face=3DArial size=3D2>...</FONT></DIV><FONT face=3DArial size=3D2>> I = beg to differ=20 with you. Sunroofs can and do leak. I have a '95 900 and <BR>> water = has=20 found a way to leak between the edge of the plate glass and the <BR>> = metal=20 trim that surrounds the glass.<BR>> <BR>> <BR>> <BR>> = <BR>> In=20 article <</FONT><A=20 href=3D"mailto: <FONT=20 face=3DArial=20 size=3D2>3DWj6.4180$TD1.320850nopsamsc05-news.ops.worldnet.att.net</FONT><= /A><FONT=20 face=3DArial size=3D2>>, <BR>> </FONT><A=20 href=3D"mailto:nospamnopsamdnet.att.net"><FONT face=3DArial=20 size=3D2>nospamnopsamdnet.att.net</FONT></A><FONT face=3DArial size=3D2>=20 says...<BR>> > Sunroofs do not leak, drains can become plugged, = though.=20 Clean out the<BR>> > drains and your 'leak' should go away. = (compressed=20 air, water pressure,<BR>> > snake with a piece of wire, etc. are = ways=20 which have worked.)<BR>> > <BR>> > KeithG<BR>> > = <BR>> >=20 "us,ppp,dcathey" <</FONT><A = href=3D"mailto:dcatheynopsametcom.com"><FONT=20 face=3DArial size=3D2>dcatheynopsametcom.com</FONT></A><FONT face=3DArial = size=3D2>>=20 wrote in message<BR>> > </FONT><A=20 href=3D"news:3A901A61.EB914A7Fnopsametcom.com"><FONT face=3DArial=20 size=3D2>news:3A901A61.EB914A7Fnopsametcom.com</FONT></A><FONT = face=3DArial=20 size=3D2>...<BR>> > > Experts,<BR>> > > Has anyone had = (fixed) a=20 problem with a leaking SR on classic-body 900s?<BR>> > > Mine = has=20 developed a fairly bad leak on the front edge, passenger side.<BR>> = > >=20 Roof seems like it's closing properly and completely; no wind noise = on<BR>>=20 > > the highway, and I don't think it leaks at all while I'm = driving in=20 the<BR>> > > rain. It only seems to occur when car is parked in = the=20 rain.<BR>> > > Any help W/B appreciated.<BR>> > >=20 Thanks,<BR>> > > Dennis<BR>> > ><BR>> > <BR>> = >=20 <BR>> ></FONT></BODY></HTML> ------=_NextPart_000_0020_01C09A69.9AEE3580--

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