How Much Does It Cost To Replace A Convertible Top?
Owning a convertible is a special kind of pleasure. It can, however, be a special kind of annoyance as well.
Do you remember that fairytale moment when newlyweds Prince Rainier III and Grace Kelly rode in their Rolls Royce convertible and greeted the public? Or better yet, when John Travolta drove that 1948 Ford DeLuxe in the film “Grease”!? The list of famous people who have proudly sported their beloved convertibles is lengthy: everyone from The Beatles, Muhammad Ali, and Marilyn Monroe, to Queen Elizabeth II and Sophia Loren have enjoyed the top-down experience provided by a convertible.
However, it is unlikely that they faced the issues that a regular convertible enthusiast would. While these vehicles offer many thrills and benefits, convertibles can get tricky. What should you do when the top begins to show signs of wear, or simply needs to be replaced after years of use? And how much does a new convertible top cost?