Before installing the convertible top fabric and the roof liner, the adhesive bonding points must be cleaned.
Check all screws for tightness. If necessary, tension the auxiliary bow. No. Operation Instructions
Install holders on tack strip
Screw the three holders to the tack strip.
Install rear window
Zip the rear window into the convertible top fabric (use a provisional window, if one is available).
Prepare main bow
Cover the main bow with an adhesive tape, thickness about 1 cm, and apply adhesive up to the first
Then remove adhesive tape.
Prepare convertible top fabric Apply adhesive to the specified marking lines on the fabric, with the fabric not installed.
Position fabric with tack strip on vehicle. (Only place it
Attach fabric to main bow
Open convertible top about 40% and position fabric with longitudinal seams at main bow, observing the markings.
Apply adhesive to fabric and main bow and bond fabric to main bow. Close the convertible top. If there is insufficient tension on the fabric, loosen adhesive bond
7 Attach fabric to main bow at top
Open convertible top about 10%. Apply adhesive to main bow at front and bond fabric to main bow.
911 Carrera (993) Convertible Top, Hardtop
8 Insert and fasten tensioner ropes
9 Attach fabric to outer
10 Attach fabric to inner
11 Mount rubber strip, lower part of Tenax, seal and plate
12 Mount tensioner cloth
Attach tack strip
13 Fasten roof liner to main bow
14 Fasten roof liner to roof frame
15 Fasten roof liner to B-pillar
16 Close roof liner
Open top about 50%. Push tensioner ropes through fabric and attach the eyes with cover trims to the main bow using the cross-head screws.
Open top about 20%. Apply adhesive to roof frame and fabric. Bond fabric to roof frame at the marking (line).
Open top. Apply adhesive to roof frame and fabric. Bond fabric to roof frame.
Pull rubber strip around main bow and attach it to seal on main bow with plate. Fasten lower part of Tenax to main bow.
Place tensioner cloth around auxiliary bow, apply adhesive to roof frame and bond tensioner cloth to roof frame, applying slight tension.
Tighten tack strip mountings.
Push push-on sections of roof liner onto edges of
Apply adhesive to roof liner and main bow. Bond roof liner to main bow. Fasten roof liner to screw points of ropes with washers and nuts from the inside.
Attach roof liner to rear window using zipper.
Convertible Top, Hardtop
911 Carrera (993)
17 Fasten roof liner to tack strip. Fasten roof liner to Vetera strip on inside of tack strip.
18 Install rain channels.
Rivet rain channels to roof frame at front and rear.
19 Install roof frame seals.
Attach roof frame seals and retaining rails to roof frame
20 Install B-pillar seals.
Attach B-pillar seals and retaining rails to B-pillars using
21 Install cover trim.
Fasten cover trim to roof frame with mounting screws.
22 Install fixing pegs.
Insert fixing pegs in roof frame and tighten with ring
23 Install upholstered trim.
Fasten upholstered trim to roof frame with mounting
Weld rear window into place.
See description in 911 Carrera (993) Repair Manual, pages 64 - 25 to 64 - 30,
"Removing and installing flexible rear window of
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