Ford Mustang Service Manual: Convertible Top Material

Convertible Top (Description and Operation)

 


 

Rear Window Glass Assembly


Rear Window Glass Assembly

The convertible top assembly is equipped with a rear window glass assembly. The rear window glass assembly is permanently attached to the folding top rear window curtain and cannot be opened. The rear window glass must be repaired separately.

Stay Pad

The stay pad is attached to the bows and is repaired as a component.

Hydraulic System

The convertible top hydraulic system is comprised of the lift cylinders, the motor, the connecting hydraulic lines and a convertible top switch. The hydraulic system, except for the convertible top switch, is removed as an assembly, but the components may be repaired separately.

Installation
Removal 1. Remove the rear defrost connectors if necessary. 2. Remove the nuts retaining the well sling and convertible top tacking strips. 3. Remove the three tacking strips. 4. Mark the ...

Removal
Removal 1. Remove the rear exterior trim mouldings. 2. Remove the clips 3. Remove the 13 Torx screws and the seal compression panel. 4. Remove the staples. 5. Remove the staples from the nu ...

Other materials:

Removal
Removal 1. Remove the nuts and position the radio ignition interference capacitors aside. 2. Remove the valve covers. For additional information, refer to Valve Cover RH and Valve Cover LH in this section. 3. Remove the cooling fan. 4. Remove the accesso ...

Removal
Removal 1. Drain the engine cooling system. 2. Remove the air cleaner outlet tube. 3. Disconnect the fuel line. 4. Disconnect the upper radiator hose from the water outlet connector. 5. Disconnect and remove the upper radiator hose. 6. Disconnect ...

Disconnect
Disconnect 1. Remove the A/C tube lock coupling clip (19E746), if equipped. 2. Fit the special tool to the spring lock coupling. 3. Push the tool into the cage opening to release the female fitting from the A/C tube lock coupling spring (19E576). 4. Pu ...