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Old 02-17-2012, 08:54 PM   #1
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Does anyone know how much it costs to repair a 2001 drop top if the convertible part breaks? im looking in purchasing one but if its an expensive fix i wont go with it. thanks
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Old 02-18-2012, 06:40 AM   #2
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Whats broken? The material or the hardware?

You can buy a new top (material) for about $150.00, but install is another story.
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Old 02-18-2012, 11:33 AM   #3
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^+1, what is broken, or at least what does it not do that it is supposed to?

$500 to $2500+ depending on what is broken and whether or not you will be paying someone else to do the repairs--which brings up another point, if you are not able to do your own repairs buying as 11 year old Mustang (especially a convertible) could be pretty much the same as buying a hole in the ground into which you dump, money...
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Old 02-18-2012, 01:39 PM   #4
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Is it just the top material that needs replacing? Here in San Diego it runs $620 for a new top installed. From what I have heard other parts of the country are higher in price.
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