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beware the top on your vert

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Old 08-07-2018, 12:34 PM
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beware the top on your vert



it simply came undone .....
 
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Big time bummer.

How much as the car been parked outside?
 
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Old 08-08-2018, 10:45 AM
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How is it attached? Glue? Sewed? Velcro?
 
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not my car ... but a Florida car

appears to be glued or some sort of a heat bond ..

I'm trying to determine just how common this sort of thing is. research says it is fairly common on Mustangs .....

I had a VW rabbit vert for a long time in FL - it was one of the first cars with fixed glass in the cloth top and I never had this problem or heard of it

our 15 R-59 is already on top #2 ...... this raises my eyebrows a bit ....
 
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