- Apr 27, 2010
- Suburban Washington DC
Right under the passenger seat so if someone accidentally leaves the windows down and it rains any significant amount, it gets soaked. At least now they are mounted somewhere on top of the center tunnel so the car would have to be in a flood to take them out. Luckily I found one on Ebay for $50.
Maybe the chem guy will be along to explain aluminum corrosion.Salt water.
Goes double for the fuel pump module (PEM?) being outside on the earlier cars.
Likely point of failure is the butyl strip that seals the innards of the door with a super thick piece of flexible plastic failed.