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The convertible roof leaks and also needs a

I own a 2998 Chrysler Sebring Limited Edition w/Convertible Roof. The convertible roof leaks and also needs a tune-up. Is it possible for me to do a tune up myself and what should I do regarding the leak(s) in the convertible roof? Also would like to know if I should purchase a Chilton Manual. Thank you.

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If you need a manual, you need a factory manual. Aftermarket manuals seldom address the convertible top.
Convertible tops seldom leak till they are 5-6 yrars old unless the material is defective.
Your problem is probably weatherstrips.
Either they are damaged or out of place.
Door window adjustment will also cause a leak at the weatherstrip.
If the water is in the rear of the car, you probably have plugged drains.
Convertibles leak at the rear from new. there is a gutter that directs the water to drain holes near the rear wheels. If the drains get plugged, the water will seep into the rear carpet or trunk.
Solution...clear the drains.

Karl at topgunwon.com

Posted on Feb 02, 2010

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