Ford Mustang Service Manual: Stay Pad - Convertible Top

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 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 ...

    Hydraulic System, Lift Cylinder and Motor
    Convertible Top (Description and Operation)   Rear Window Glass Assembly The convertible top assembly is equipped with a rear window glass assembly. The rear window glass assembly is p ...

    Other materials:

    Deactivation
    Deactivation WARNING: Always wear safety glasses when repairing an air bag supplemental restraint system (SRS) vehicle and when handling an air bag module. This will reduce the risk of injury in the event of an accidental deployment. WARNING: Ca ...

    Inspection and Verification
    Inspection and Verification WARNING: Use of any other than the approved DOT 3 brake fluid will cause permanent damage to brake components and will render the brakes inoperative. WARNING: Brake fluid contains polyglycol ethers and polyglycols. Avoid contact ...

    Pinpoint Tests
    Principles of Operation The speed control system is designed to maintain vehicle speed above 48 km/h (30 mph). After the ON switch is depressed, depressing the SET/ACCEL switch will activate the speed control servo. To increase a set speed, either depress an ...