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1997 Dodge Caravan Base 3dr 113 WB

1997 Dodge Caravan
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Front Wheel Drive, 3 Door, 2WD Special Purpose
20 mpg city / 25 mpg hwy
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April 20, 2013, 8:22 pm

Pedro A

Question: water leakage inside

2005 dodge caravan sxt , inside on the passanger front seat i have noticed on long trips the rug would be wet , they say it can be the a/c dranage , how can i fix that without being so costly ?

April 20, 2013, 10:09 pm

Ron W
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Sounds like the drain tube is partially plugged.

Usually you can clear the drain tube under the car with a pencil. Just find the rubber hose that's hanging down under the car and slide a thin object up it gently. If it's clogged, a lot of water will rush out . They're usually located somewhere close to the firewall on the passenger's side.

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