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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old Apr 10th, 2019, 10:49 PM Thread Starter
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Do Roadster Roofs Leak?

Hi All,

Just wondered how watertight the Roadster roof are once a few years old? Obviously depends on how rubber seal are treated Iím guessing, know I always used Gummi Pledge on previous convertibles which helped.

But generally how are they, I do use the local hand car wash if the jet wash it will I get wet feet?

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No they don't leak but if you shoot a jetspray upwards on a window then expect some ingress down inside of side window. Not recommended to use a jetspray on any convert to be honest.


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Never had a leak in the 4 years I had mine. After a wash with a pressure washer there was a dribble down the inside of the window. It that was it.
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