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The E46 XI was produced from 01-05 in sedan and touring body styles. Powered by either a 2.5L inline 6 in the 325xi or a 3.0L inline 6 330xi. Discuss all thing about BMW AWD E46 'Xi' here.

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Old 11-28-2011, 07:45 PM   #1
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Water Leak-Rear drain Lines for Sun Roof

Ok guys, have any of you experienced a water leak into the rear seat area, actually a puddle of water under the rear seat bottom cushion and slight dampness on the rear floor? It is not road water, no dirt, mud etc. though I did remove all the seat belt anchor bolts and child seat anchors and sealed the bolts after cleaning and putting back in. I'm assuming that the rear sun roof drains run down the C pillars, where are they supposed to exit? (On the E30s they went into the side marker lights and to the outside.) The car in question is my 2003 325xi with the folding rear seat option, so I suspect I have to remove the side pieces to take a look at the drain lines, I'm suspecting one is clogged, pulled out or cut. Connected at the roof opening. The Bentley Service Manual isn't to good in this area.
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