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Hello Everyone and Thank You for your time in reading this...

This post might be a little long winded, so bare with me. Just trying to give as much info as I can, so I can help you, help me.

The Truck 2015 CC SV 4x4. October or so of 2019 while washing the truck my wife and I noticed beads of water coming from the corners of the 1/4 rear windows (we have the power rear window). Nothing major, so we didn't do much about it. Jan 2020. We are washing the truck and notice now the carpet in the rear of the truck farthest corner on the passenger side is soaking wet. Not good. I take the truck to a local glass shop. They water test it and find that indeed it is leaking from the 1/4 windows but the interior needs to be somewhat removed so they can see exactly how bad it is. The glass shop didn't want to do that part and advised I go to a body shop to have the interior pulled. I took it to a local body shop, where I explained everything. The body shop said, we can fix it here, no need to go back to the glass shop. So that is what I did. The body shop removed the head liner, all the rear plastics and such to get access to the rear window. They found that the window was leaking in multiple areas. They called me up and recommended to just put in a new rear window. So they ordered the part. The new part comes in and the frame that holds to 2 side windows looked cracked. Feeling it wouldn't work, they sent it back to Nissan and requested another one. 2nd window comes in. It too looked like it had cracks in the frame. The Body shop decided to try and repair the cracks and install the window. It leaked. They took it back out, re glued it, re installed and it still leaked. So they sent it back to Nissan and got a 3rd one. The 3rd one comes in, cracks in the frame just like the other 2. They tried the same remedies as before, installed the glass and it leaks. They pulled it out re sealed it again, water tested and it leaked. By this time, the body shop has the truck going on 3 weeks. Body Shop calls me up, shows me whats going on and says Nissan won't give them another window. That 3 were exchanged, 3 came in damaged (body shop believes) Nissan won't do any more exchanges. Truck is still all apart on the inside at this point. They asked me what I wanted to do because as far as they are concerned its a part quality issue and they are unable to do the repair. I needed the truck to go visit my parents and it was snowing where they live. I needed the 4x4 of the truck. So I told them, well, put the original window back in and send this one back....well....we can't do that they say. Why? The original window broke taking it out. So I had to pay $960 for a new leaky rear window. My wife and I just washed the truck yesterday. Now the Drivers side farthest rear corner is soaking wet. I can't leave it like this. So what do you guys recommend? Are Nissan OEM parts for the 1st Gen Titans being made by a 3rd party now somewhere in China or what? Why would 3 NEW OEM rear windows come in with cracked frames? Who would be better to fix something like this? Go to a Glass Shop? Another Body Shop? Or go to Nissan? Where I live its slim pickings. Quality of work is not the norm where I live. I was thinking of driving the truck to my folks area (Prescott, AZ) look for a place there to fix it. Maybe the quality of work would be better there than here in the Imperial Valley California where I live. Just would like your advice. Is this a common issue? My Sisters 2005 Titan she bought new in 2005 her window doesn't leak. I mean what gives???

Thanks for reading this....any advice would be much appreciated....
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I had the same problem with my truck it turned out that the third brake light had a bad gasket and was leaking on the inside causing the same kind of problems you have. It may not be the case with you but worth checking.
 

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WET FLOOR BOARDS - 2019 Titan Midnight Edition with 20k miles. My truck has been at the dealer for over two months now. They have replaced the entire rear window and the Cyclops rear cab light. The water leaks in, some stays on the headliner then rolls forward down to the A-Arm ( front supports that hold windshield ) and then onto your floor boards. The remaining leak comes into the rear widow and straight down ( dead center of the sliding window ) and onto the floor board. When enough gathers it runs forward and follows the body contour of the truck and pools on the front floor boards. Be extremely careful when the dealers work on your vehicle and ask to check on it as they proceed. I had to fight with them to replace the rusty brackets from the leak and throw a fit for them to replace the headliner and rugs that smelled of mold. They were not going to replace any of the rusty brackets either. I was lucky enough to stop by the dealership and see my truck dismantled to see the rust.
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Also if your vehicle is under warranty and they do not offer you a loaner, Nissan will pay for the rental. No one advised me of that until I threw a fit over that also .I will attach some photos and I hope this helps someone else out figuring out what may be going on with their vehicle. Remember Nissan has 5 year 100k warranty.
 
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