IPD - Volvo Parts SpecialistsVolvo PartsVolvo Salvage: Used Volvo Parts and Over 50 Years ExperienceSouthern Vo Vo sells genuine used Volvo parts

Please use this Amazon link ... and help keep MVS on the Web. Thank you!Amazon.com

Advertise here via Google

Login

Not part of the forums? Register. It's free.

Need help? See our Help Page.

wet floor mat on drivers side

Help, Advice and DIY Tutorials on Volvo's extremely popular car line -- Volvo's 1990s "bread and butter" cars -- powered by the ubiquitous and durable Volvo inline 5-cylinder engine.
1992 - 1997 850, 850 R, 850 T5-R, 850 T5, 850 GLT
1997 - 2000 S70, S70 AWD
1997 - 2000 V70, V70 AWD
1997 - 2000 V70-XC
1997 - 2004 C70

wet floor mat on drivers side

Postby nimi1 » 11 Mar 2012, 19:14

My 1998 S70 seems to have a leak that is accumulating on the drivers side floor mat, any ideas as to where it may be coming from. it looks like water - no smells or color
nimi1
 
Posts: 1
Joined: 11 Mar 2012, 19:00
Location: CT
Model and Year: S70,1998

Re: wet floor mat on drivers side

Postby rspi » 11 Mar 2012, 21:42

Hi Nimi, welcome to the site.

Do you have a good coolant in the system? Usually a wet floor means your heater core has leaked bad enough to wet your floor. If it's not that you need to open your hood and make sure you have a lot of leaves, etc. piled up at your window base causing water to get in the firewall somehow. The last deal may be getting some condensation from the AC in the car but that usually happens on the passenger side.
'95 855 T-5R, Panther - 22/28 mpg
'98 S70 GLT, Lil' Red
--------------------
Volvo's of past: '87 740 GLE, '79 262C Bertone, '78 264, '95 960, '97 960, '98 S90, '98 S70 GLT, '95 850 T-5R Yellow
ABS Light? - Volvo Repair Videos
User avatar
rspi
Senior Forum Member
Senior Forum Member
 
Posts: 4884
Joined: 05 Nov 2011, 16:40
Location: Albuquerque, NM
Model and Year: 850 T-5R Wagon


Return to Volvo 850, S70, V70, C70 & V70-XC Forum (1992-2000)

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: alschnertz, dosbricks, goatster, Google [Bot], Google Adsense [Bot], krebsie37, match_play, msev70, paul0412, RSM-GA, tourspin69, ufos8mycow and 160 guests