My fleet is now complete. Insert a flat screwdriver between the clip and the arm and rotate the blade either direction to force the clip away from the arm. Update from Aug 24, 2017 : To bring anyone reading this up to date. Continue around until the cord is out of the gasket and the window and gasket are seated firmly into the truck body. Remove the support plate for the clip. Since 1964, Kee Auto Top has specialized in producing premium convertible and vinyl tops for the automotive aftermarket.
My car did not have scratch on it but when the window came loose, it rubbed the paint almost off and it took 3 people to lower the top so the window would not shatter during to process. Use a cloth to clean away all of the adhesive around the edge of the windshield frame. Throw out the old tape that you used for the test fit. My window and top separated right before a huge rain storm, so it was such a relief to get this taken care of. It's pretty hard to rip off new tape with latex gloves. They asked me to take the car to Douglas Chrysler Jeep in Venice, Florida for service manager Bob to look at. Apply some extra 100mm double-sided tape over the clip.
A design flaw is a design flaw, no matter where the car was delivered. Once you've gone around the entire window, you may have to use the flathead screwdriver to pull some of the rubber seal towards the inside of the cab, just to clean it up a bit. The total cost for repairs to any of the small amount of vehicles produced is so insignificant compared to the many recalls that Auto Manufacturers have, that it is ridiculous not to do the right thing and remedy this problem for the owners of these auto's. After gluing my window, it felt very secure and I feel confident about it holding long term. It is a flaw on an expensive model supposedly 90+% Mercedes.
Reinstall the window wiper on the arm by pushing it straight onto the motor and push the locking tab in with your flat screwdriver. We have purchased 10+ vehicles from Chrysler over the years but based on their lack of support, we likely will not purchase another one. For outside bottom repair: First spot to go 1. The glass is still intact, but not in the top any longer. At that time I can only guess the mileage was only approx 10,000 miles almost brand new. But I wanted to be certain to get the maximum possible surface contact so I also used my double-glove-covered index finger to rub glue across the entire portion of the exterior side of the window to be glued, as well as rubbing the glue into the entire part of the exterior canvas to be glued.
Maybe 60-100 grit or so. I Had The Same Problem 96 Sebring. Close the hatch and check the gasket one last time to be sure there are no folded edges and it is properly seated into the hatch. The curing times vary greatly from about 1 hour to 100 hours depending on temperature and humidity. Only 58,000 more to catch up.
The fix lasted only a few days so now it has an ugly tape made for underwater use holding the window in place. The car is not used from Oct. The Titan polyurethane must be some really strong stuff because the repair is still as good as the day I finished it. The instructions say to use a wool dauber, but I just used a small disposable paint brush. Your advice below worked like a charm. The first time the car was still under warranty. I called the Chrysler dealership in Camdenton and was told they didn't work on convertible tops???? Today with access to the social media on computers I think that if enough people combined their efforts that it may be possible to change Chryslers' mind on this issue.
Hope its not fate starm!! They could at least provide a suggestion for the type of glue needed to repair. Crappy service I will always bad mouth chrysler and their product - Carol L. It has a long applicator nozzle 2 are included and made it so easy to apply no Popsicle sticks necessary and seems to be holding together well so far. I could not find the aforementioned 3M adhesive products in auto stores, hardware stores, or retail stores like Walmart, so I had to order them online. Jack Good to know about the adhesive.
Maybe on this day of June 19th I was that unlucky person. Our Loan-a-Tool program makes replacing your window lift motor for Chrysler Sebring a breeze, and you can also enjoy free battery charging and engine diagnostic testing the next time you visit your local store. You don't want to get the primer or glue on the canvas, car body, or interior fabric, and I'd say that the most likely way that you'll do that is by touching something with a dirty glove. Start to pull one end of the rope, parallel to the ground, while the assistant pushes the glass in towards the interior. Excuses and not taking their responsibility for problems.