Convertible top down for long periods?

Discussion in 'Exterior and Interior' started by Englishbully, Aug 25, 2016.

  1. Englishbully

    Englishbully New Member

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    I have a1997 gt vert.it is only driven on nice days and is garaged when not in use .i leave my top down and have a boot on always due to it being garaged and I cover the car with a car cover when it in the garage .the top will be put up for winter storage or if I get caught in the rain.question is .is it OK to leave the top down for long periods ?.thanks
     
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    joekd Well-Known Member

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    I pretty much never put the top up on my 96 when I had it. As long as the top is clean and dry when you put it down there shouldn't be an issues.
     
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    95opal Well-Known Member

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    Top should be up anytime the car is put away as it will shrink with temperature variations.