Converting a manual top to a power top

Convertible A-Body Mopar

  1. lilwarlock

    lilwarlock Active Member

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    Has any member changed a manual top to a power top? If so, how difficult is it and does anyone have any pictures of the work they have completed the power top conversion.
     
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    Cuda Al Well-Known Member

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    Year make and model?


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    I would assume that if a power top was an option on that car then it would just be the pump, cylinders and hose.


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    Dana67Dart The parts you don't add don't cause you no trouble FABO Gold Member

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    Im guessing there would be some counter weight springs and the latching mechanism to keep it down for a mechanical top.
     
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    1965 Dodge Dart
     
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    The top bows and raising/lowering mechanisms are completely different. If you use the complete too assembly and weld the appropriate lift brackets in place, it can be done
     
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