Ford Mustang Service Manual: Convertible Top Assembly - Rear Window Glass

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
Material Item Specification Threadlock and Sealer E0AZ-19554-AA WSK-M2G351-A5 (type II) Shoulder Bolt Kit F5ZZ-76539A04-A - NOTE: Before starting the adjustment proce ...

Removal
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 ...

Other materials:

Installation
Removal 1. Raise and support the vehicle. 2. Remove the rear wheel and tire assemblies. 3. CAUTION: Remove the rear brake calipers to prevent drag during the drive pinion bearing preload adjustment. CAUTION: Do not allow the calipers to hang from the bra ...

Safety Precautions
Safety Precautions WARNING: Never run the engine with one wheel off the ground, for example, when changing a tire. The wheel(s) resting on the ground could cause the vehicle to move. WARNING: The tire and wheel must always be correctly matched. It is very ...

Electronic compass
The compass heading displays in the center-integrated display. Note: Driving near large buildings, bridges, power lines and powerful broadcast antenna may affect the compass reading. Magnetic or metallic objects placed in, on or near your vehicle may also ...