Whole vehicle gets damp as soon as engine runs - JeepForum.com
Search  
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back JeepForum.com > Models > Jeep Grand Cherokee & Commander Forums > ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum > Whole vehicle gets damp as soon as engine runs

We still have some great deals going on!Year End Clearance Sale! Save 20%Santa Kolak Announces: Kolak Exhaust 20% Off Sale!

Reply
Unread 06-08-2001, 12:59 PM   #1
donkey boy
Registered User
 
Join Date: May 2001
Location: Richmond, VA
Posts: 12
Whole vehicle gets damp as soon as engine runs

A friend of mine has a annoying problem with his ZJ Orvis Edition 1994 or 95. Since they changed the a/c the whole car gets damp as soon as the engine is turned on (which automatically also turns on the ventilation) There is no difference whether the a/c is on or off. It's so bad that humidity drips off the the windows also in the back.
The dealer has no clue where this extreme moisture is coming from.
Any ideas/experience?

__________________
[b]ONE LIFE. LIVE IT.[/b]
- Michael -
2001 WJ
donkey boy is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 06-08-2001, 05:08 PM   #2
horatio102
Web Wheeler
 
Join Date: Mar 2001
Location: Alger, WA
Posts: 1,452
Sounds like the dealer needs to tear into their work on the AC. That and check the heater. I'm just talking out my, uh, elbow, but I'd look for unhooked pipes.
horatio102 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 06-10-2001, 12:52 AM   #3
pirk 90xj
Registered User
 
Join Date: Mar 2001
Posts: 75
sounds heater core related (but I'm just a mechanic I wouldn't know)
__________________
[COLOR=darkred]RED JEEPS RULE[/COLOR]
90 XJ 4.5 "teraflex long arm/rubicon/rough country
34x10.5x15 swampers/Quick Loc
k&n air h-d radiator
tranny cooler
pirk 90xj is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 10-23-2013, 12:23 PM   #4
BackRoad4X4
Registered User
1994 ZJ 
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Location: Portland, Oreogn
Posts: 13
On the passenger side of the vehicle feel the floor and under the dash. The heater core is tucked under the glove box by the fire wall. If the heater core gets a hole in it or fails it will leak coolant into the cab and send moister through the vents causing every thing to get damp and the windows to fog up.
heater-core.jpg


Last edited by BackRoad4X4; 10-24-2013 at 12:27 PM..
BackRoad4X4 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 10-23-2013, 05:07 PM   #5
970001zj
Registered User
1997 ZJ 
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 2,127
you need some rust holes in the floor to let all that moisture out hahahaha
970001zj is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the JeepForum.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.
Note: All free e-mails have been banned due to mis-use. (Yahoo, Gmail, Hotmail, etc.)
Don't have a non-free e-mail address? Click here for a solution: Manual Account Creation
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Thread Tools


Suggested Threads





Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. JeepForum.com is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.