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My headliner was driping wet so i removed it. I found water entering somewhere near the left rear hinge for the hatch back. water instantly starts driping from hinge bolt access holes. I resealed hinge, with no change & it is not the roof rack. I dont know what elese it could be. this is a 99 jeep cherokee sport & never wrecked

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  • Richard Scordino Feb 11, 2011

    I can't see it so I can't tell you where the leak is but you might try shining a strong light on the outside in total darkness and see where it shines through.

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    Dai Boyce Nov 02, 2017

    In my reply it Should read Talc as in Baby Talcum powder not the word Talk .

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You can seal the bolts with a little bit of silicone to make sure no water is going around the thread.
You can also try talk or chalk to blow over the area with a bottle to see if anything goes through any gaps.
Could also be the door seal itself is damaged or worn.

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Try this: Clean all of the dirt out of your vacuum cleaner and connect the hose to the discharge side of the vacuum.
Close everything windows etc on the vehicle but leave one window open enough to put the pressure producing hose through then using wide removable masking tape seal up the rest of the window opening. Turn the vacuum on and inspect all of suspected leak areas of the vehicle.
Anyplace there is a leak you will feel air escaping.

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You will need to remove the door panel to gain access to the handle. Roll the window up or down as needed to get to the nuts that attach the handle to the door. You will also need to remove a rod the goes to the door lock. You will see the rod after the door panel is removed. Good luck.

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SOURCE: Headliner falling in my 1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee with center console thing

You can try to use the spray contact adhesive

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Your correct, does hinge on top bolt and then is ussually stiff pulling from pin, but it will move

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those nuts are 5/16ths.

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