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Water noise behind drivers dashboard?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Pster, Dec 27, 2010.

  1. Dec 27, 2010 at 1:47 PM
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    Pster

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    I could swear I am hearing what sound like water sloshing around behind the dash in front of me. Has anyone heard this? Could there be water in the vents behind the dash?
     
  2. Dec 27, 2010 at 2:24 PM
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    Maybe your AC condensation tube is stopped up?
     
  3. Dec 27, 2010 at 2:26 PM
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    I have seen posts about this, but they all seem to refer to drains on the passenger side. This is coming from behind or under the dash in front of the driver. No water on floorboards.
     
  4. Dec 27, 2010 at 2:26 PM
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    Check your coolant. Most likely, you have air in your system.
     
  5. Dec 27, 2010 at 2:28 PM
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    Water engine coolant or A/C coolant?
     
  6. Dec 27, 2010 at 2:43 PM
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    Radiator motor coolant. It will sound like a water trickling sound noise. Usually happens when there is air in the system even if the radiator is filled.

    When cold, take radiator cap off and run the truck with the heat on high. The water level in the radiator should come down. Add coolant. When it's filled, the coolant will slowly overflow. Time to put your cap back on.
     
  7. Dec 27, 2010 at 2:45 PM
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    Thanks, I'll try that! :)
     
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