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An open sunroof has meant water has pooled in the floor pan…

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Hi an open sunroof...

Hi an open sunroof has meant water has pooled in the floor pan of the passenger sid under the carpet. How can i dry this out?

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Ford?

2004 Ford scape

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Escape yourself? What have you tried so far?

Its my daughters car and she has tried to lift the carpet a bit from the front to air it , but its smellling a bit mouldy now

Mechanic's Assistant: How long has this been an issue? How many miles are on the car?

Im no t sure of the milage but its only been an issue in the last month or so. She thinks the sunroof was the problem and wasnt closed properly so that is fixed now, but she needs to dry the floor out completely

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

I was just wondering if there was a floor drainage plug to release any water sitting in the floor pan

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AU Auto Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 3 months ago
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AU Auto Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 3 months ago

Hey how are you,I will try to help you with this issue

there is no drainage plug unfortunately , you need to take it to the self car wash and use there strong vacuum and suck the water out and use a heater on the carpet for few hours and let it air out .

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