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jay72 12-24-2012 10:19 AM

Wet carpet Heater matrix hell
Please please please help.

Really bad fishy smell in the car wet carpet on passenger side.

Checked fluid level on rad ok at the moment.

Just had it serviced where they said it was low and topped it up.

Any ideas..... is this the heater matrix>>>>>

Help please anyone:cry:

jay72 01-04-2013 12:45 AM

Anyone please offer advice.


Thornton1968 01-04-2013 12:39 PM

got this in my rear passanger side of my x5, carpet wet no smell just wet think it could be the seal round the door or body work letting in the rain etc.

Gurjit 01-08-2013 01:50 AM

sunroof drain tubes

jay72 01-08-2013 11:29 PM

heater matrix
Hi chaps well only if it was a booked drain.....

No heater radiator it is.

To fix the complete dash has to come out to fit a new heater. Lucky a tin of wynns plugged the leak temporarily. Looking forward to a 1000-1500 bill now as it is a two man two day job!!!

Thanks anyway


jay72 01-15-2013 11:32 PM

Heater Radiator
Hey there is some looking after me..... Warranty direct finally said yes.. cost of the repair was 740 but had to wait 3 days for new rad to be shipped from Germany though.

Sigh of relief

And a warm car again

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