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Old Nov 5th, 2012, 01:18 PM
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Rear light condensation

Bought a new Mini Cooper London edition took it back to dealer last Tuesday 30th Oct as discovered that a lot of condensation had formed in the drivers rear light unit. Dealer replaced whole unit for me.
Been out to my car today 5th Nov to discover a little condensation within the same unit.
Is there a fault or is it just the weather or just plain bad luck
Anyone else experiencing same problem??
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Sometimes with a quick temperature change you can get a slight condensation forming inside the light lens usually where the rain spots are on the outside, but it should clear.
The inside of the light shouldnt be wet and have lots of condensation, theres a fault or the seal isnt fitted properly if there is.
Keep an eye on it and if it doesnt clear by the next day take it back again.
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