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Originally Posted by SpiderSaint View Post
Mine does the same, closes ok but then lets go on one corner, it needs a push up inside to lock it down, I now have a little tool to do the job easier, just a short length of metal tubing with rubber stops on each end, I find this much easier than having to get in the back and do the Charles Atlas thing.
That really does sound like the gas struts, for the time taken to change them-1 hour at most-it does take the negative feeling away when using the roof. After all,the smile as the roof goes down is a very big part of having a convertible.
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