My trunk of 2000 miata has water collecting in the left depression. I have a new soft top with new rail. Should it be leaking?

Asked by Apr 18, 2017 at 10:58 PM about the 2000 Mazda MX-5 Miata Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Soft top (cloth) new. Rain rail included. Job done two years ago.
Water is leaking into trunk. Mechanic says rail may not be working but he
installed it.

1 Answer


Typically there is a gutter under the top in the trunk with a drain. Make sure the gutter is not cracked and that the hose is hooked up. Use a garden hose to investigate.

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