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Frequently asked questions about car leaking inspections

Read our answers to questions about car leaking inspection costs, symptoms and more.

What is a water leaking into vehicle inspection?

The passenger cabin on a vehicle is sealed against the elements, be it from rain above to water and spray from the road. When a break in this seal occurs, water can access the cabin pretty quickly, soak into the carpets and generally wreak havoc with the internal electrics.

A water leaking into vehicle inspection is specifically aimed at finding the source of the leak in order to move forward with its resolution.

What does a water leaking into vehicle diagnostic involve?

  • The mechanic will check the gathering point for the water.
  • They will then attempt to trace the water source back to the fault area
  • Once this has been identified it will then dictate the next course of action
  • If there is something they can do that is quick and doesn’t require any additional parts, then they will do what is required to seal it.
  • If the leak requires parts and additional labour to resolve, then the mechanic will quote you on the required repairs.

Can I fix a leak in my car myself?

Unless you are a qualified mechanic with the required skills, training and equipment to do the job, we strongly recommend a car leaking inspection is only carried out by a professional mechanic. ClickMechanic can help get you a vetted and local mechanic to carry out the work. Just enter your postcode and your car's registration number at the top of this page and select the work needed to get an instant fixed price up front.

How long will it take to fix a leak in my car?

A car leaking inspection usually takes under 1 hour, the time to fix the leak found will depend on the issue found. Select your car at the top of this page for information on job time and cost for your vehicle through ClickMechanic.

What causes water to leak into the vehicle?

There are many causes, from damaged door seals through to bonding failure between the cars panels. Water can appear in one place, however its source could be far from that point.

How common are water ingress issues?

Issues are more common with age, but also without care, some relatively delicate trim parts can get damaged. Therefore it is not uncommon for this to occur.

How can I prevent water leaking into a vehicle?

Whilst there is little you can do to avoid simple wear and tear or component age, there are a few things that you can do to avoid some issues

  • Try not to trap things repeated in the doors as this damages the door seals
  • Try not to put side windows down when there is excess dirt or ice on the glass as this damages the glass shield
  • Occasionally treat the rubber seals around openings to a bit of rubber cleaner and enhancer so keep the fro going dry and cracking

How much does water leaking into vehicle diagnostic cost?

Ultimately, the cost of an investigation into the cause of the leak depends on your car and your area. Find out what you could save by having the water leaking into the car diagnostic by ClickMechanic by selecting your car at the top of this page!

How can I prevent water leaking into a car?

Whilst there is little you can do to avoid simple wear and tear or component age, there are a few things that you can do to avoid some issues

  • Try not to trap things repeated in the doors as this damages the door seals
  • Try not to put side windows down when there is excess dirt or ice on the glass as this damages the glass shield
  • Occasionally treat the rubber seals around openings to a bit of rubber cleaner and enhancer so keep the fro going dry and cracking

How much does it cost to fix a leak in my car?

Cost for a car leaking inspection is on average £65. Ultimately, the cost of an investigation into the cause of the leak depends on your car and your area. Find out what you could save by having the water leaking into the car diagnostic by ClickMechanic by selecting your car at the top of this page!

Can I still drive with a leak in my car?

Whether you can drive with a leak will depend on a number of factors, and especially on the type of leak. If you experience any untoward characteristics in your vehicle, or if you suspect there is an issue with any of the fluids or there are concerns about its age or condition, book a diagnostic inspection immediately and do not drive the vehicle. Driving with certain leaks can potentially impair performance and safety.

How do I find a water leak in my car?

There are many causes, from damaged door seals through to bonding failure between the cars panels. Water can appear in one place, however its source could be far from that point. Hence, it is advisable to get help from a professional mechanic, ClickMechanic's water leaking into vehicle inspection is specifically aimed at finding the source of the leak in order to move forward with its resolution.

Is a water leak bad on a car?

Yes, when a water leak occurs, water can access the cabin pretty quickly, soak into the carpets and generally wreak havoc with the internal electrics.

Is having a leak in my car an MOT failure?

A leak can lead to an MOT failure but it depends on the type of leak. For example a car can fail its MOT due to a battery leak or a leak in the braking system.

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