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2001 Mustang GT convertible won't go up

Set the brake, put in park, push top button, motor runs & top runs up a portion of the way. It gets about vertical, then I have to pull it the rest of the way. Push the button to go down & it works fine.

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You are probably low on fluid.
Behind the rear seat is your motor/pump/reservoir combination.
With the top down, fill the reservoir to overflowing with ATF.
Cycle the system a few times and repeat.
Do this till the reservoir will take no more fluid.
Check the lines and cylinders for leaks. The fluid must be going somewhere.
If you replace any lines or cylinders, always do them in pairs.
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Posted on Jan 25, 2010

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