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Vinyl. The teenager's car. It appears that something sharp was left on the back shelf, and cut a 1 inch diameter hole in the top. :cry:

To tell the truth, I don't care about the cosmetic value. I'm primarily interested in keeping water out.
 

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:cry: That sucks. Mostly because you know it was preventable. :(

That kit looks promising. The hard part with convertible tops is making them waterproof - so a hot kit is better than a cold one. Make sure you have some backing material or better yet, the bits that were poked out (if any material was lost).

A new top is $150 and about 4 hours of work, Kenny. It's not terribly hard, just tedious. The window is a bit of work, but it goes in pretty neatly.

My mom has stitched up tops in the past and then Gore-Tex treated the seams. This is the best method of all if cosmetics are not an issue, but you would probably have to take the top off part way anyway. :(
 
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