Thread: Z3 Roadster (E36/7) Water where it ain't supposed to be
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Old 10-24-2012, 06:28 PM
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Mein Auto: 2001 Z3 2.5i
Z3 Roadster - dry interior and trunk at last

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Originally Posted by Hornedfrog1969 View Post
SSarah,

Nope, that would be admitting defeat... Mine is a German roadster... it does NOT leak in the rain, and neither should yours.
A big thank you to everyone who commented and made suggestions in this water-in-the-wrong-place thread. My Z3's top is now installed and water-tight. We had the installer put in a new sealing frame, plus inspect the various panels that are sealed with at-the-factory material. My indy German car garage went considerably beyond the call of duty to pursue the problem and solve it. I'm going to dip my rusty tools and jack into a diluted solution of muriatic (hydrochloric) acid, then neutralize it and give them a light coat of paint. Grease the jack screw, of course. Then I can proceed to install the seat shims and replace the sensors under the passenger seat.
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