Cooper S Convertible Top Question - MINI Cooper Forum

General Discussion Use this forum to discuss MINI topics which are not related to other forums. Posts may be moved from here to alternative forums by the moderators without notice

User Tag List

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread
post #1 of 1 (permalink) Old Jun 9th, 2014, 09:55 PM Thread Starter
MINI2 Newbie
 
Join Date: Jun 2014
Local Time: 04:37 PM
Posts: 1
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

United States
 
United-States Cooper S Convertible Top Question

I have a 2010 Cooper S Convertible and there are small rubber/plastic grommets at the bottom of the convertible top inside the trunk space (behind the rear seats) that fasten against the inside metal of the car to keep the top tight where the top material meets the metal behind the rear windows. Well one of the grommets broke and it's physically sewn into the top material. I called a Mini dealer and short of wanting to replace the top, they recommended finding a convertible top repair shop. Has anyone had this problem and what did you do? Seems odd to have to spend $2,000 to replace the entire top over a plastic part that probably costs $5. Thanks!
spostek is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
2001 Cooper top strut problems cuda67 First Generation MINI Suspension 16 Jun 28th, 2014 06:26 PM
Convertible top not coming down - not the usual symptoms colinu First Generation Faults & Fixes 3 May 24th, 2014 11:40 PM
Convertible top wire bow broken crystala1966 First Generation MINI Convertible 0 May 24th, 2014 11:36 PM
Cooper S Hardtop or S Convertible? ca13818 General Discussion 3 Feb 23rd, 2014 05:19 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome