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Every time I wash my car I’ll dry the car and the water comes out the taillights and runs down bumper
 

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Ok thanks have you done this.nothing worse than drying the whole car off and getting home to find the back bumper with sand stuck to it

My last challenger did the same thing it’s worth a shot
 
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I drilled small holes in the bottom of my taillights and it really didn't do any good. I saw water running out of one of the plugs on the trunk lid so I removed those as well. Just trying everything but not helping. I finally get it dried but then drive the car and there is water still running out down the bumper. It's a nightmare.
 

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Since the trunk seal doesn't go all the way to the edges of the trunk lid the water could be coming from under the trunk lid on the outside of the seal and running down by the tail lights. Try opening the trunk while drying the car and see if water is under there. If there is, when you start driving it will run back and out by the tail lights and down the rear bumper. Just a thought.
 

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Since the trunk seal doesn't go all the way to the edges of the trunk lid the water could be coming from under the trunk lid on the outside of the seal and running down by the tail lights. Try opening the trunk while drying the car and see if water is under there. If there is, when you start driving it will run back and out by the tail lights and down the rear bumper. Just a thought.
uSE A leaf blower.
 

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I always use a leaf blower. Gets water out of all the nooks and crannies. Great for getting water out from the side markers too.
 

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uSE A leaf blower.
I have a 60 gallon air compressor and a long hose. I use it to dry the front of the car and help dry the wheels. Guess I will try using compressed air to dry the the taillights. I was already thinking about it but never tried it. I don't think it will get all of it because the water is trapped on the inside of the taillights. It might however.
 

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Might try this


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Ok thanks everyone for your input I guess I’m gonna have to live with this
 
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