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How do I get my conv top to latch?

My convertible top has been down for a while and it won't close completely. What can i do to get it closed? I tried spraying wd-40 in the gears and tried sitting on it, but no luck. It still has 1/2" opening at the latch.. any ideas?

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As a general rule vinyl tops shrink over time due to hot temperatures, the only thing you may be able to do is park it inside a warm garage, put the top up and place a block with some weight on it at the top, and let it sit like that for a couple of hours, the heat will help it to stretch a little, i do however see a new top in your near future. Hope this helps, let me know

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