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Frunk Water Intrusion

Discussion in 'Model S: Interior & Exterior' started by CBRIGTRI3, Jun 17, 2018.

  1. CBRIGTRI3

    CBRIGTRI3 New Member

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    Looking for anyone that has had a frunk seal issue with the model S. The hood is level on the sides. When you look from the front, the hood looks like it’s still open. The result is water gets into the frunk. The service center said they replaced the seal, however it’s still happening.

    A few options they provided
    1) Adjust the hood position. This will change how the hood sits level with the side panels, but possible close the gap in the front.
    2) Do nothing and live with it
    3) Try another seal, but probably won’t work either.



    2014, S85
     
  2. artsci

    artsci Sponsor

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    That's unusual and unacceptable. Something is wrong and Tesla needs to fix it. Agree that the hood needs to be adjusted. Replacing the seal can't fix a poor hood fit.
     

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