The big hump where the overhead storage assembly fits makes the vw beetle headliner a bit more aggravating. There's a deodorizing product called Ozium. Not responsible for typographical or photo errors. However, if it is known that the headliner and padding will be re-used, from the existing top, then just the convertible top and the top hold down cables may be purchased. Our convertible headliner is the material that installs inside the car and covers the convertible top frame. Here's some advice on a method of application. When you reach an area with a curve that you want to apply pressure to, place one or more bag s of water on top.
The little door is attached to it. My dad brought up the idea of fiberglassing more. It would be wise to do the back first, and then work toward the front. Repeat until that half of the headliner is complete 7. The headliner board in the Volkswagon Beetles are made well, which means they are very resilient - you can tear them up, but you will have to be trying to do it.
As soon as put my hands on it, it stays on up!. Overlap the edges of the headliner, completely hiding the material underneath the fiberglass mat. Only cleaned with damp cloth and let dry. Pictures really do not do these deck lids justice! I will caution people that there are several types of hard headliner depending on vehicle make. I have since gone car-less. That's the way it supposed to be! Do the same thing with the fiberboard getting good coverage on all areas.
Other parts that may be needed such as rubber wedges, hinge covers, bow cover plates, etc. I didn't do much prep. Three people doing this is best. These were applied with spray on adhesive and then trimmed. It will either be included with your product when shipped or it will be sent via email after your order has been shipped if requested. You can read detailed warranty information on our warranty page.
They make the care look lower and wider with no other changes. Pictures really do not do these deck lids justice! I assumed you performed procedure with headliner installed in auto. Fender bolt holes are marked but not drilled. It's done, but it's not the result I'd hoped for. They are exceptionally smooth, with only minor deburring needed.
Apply to smaller areas on really tight curves. Automotive Headliners Stock Interiors is proud to offer a complete line of Auto Headliners! If I have to take the pillar covers off, do they just pop outward at the top, then slide upward to release the bottoms? This latches on the 1963 and older aprons, and uses the old T handle. You may send a list of your particular needs for your convertible top restoration by email: Send to support mtmfg. Removing the aggravation never occurred to me. Call our sales manager Kevin Hartman Monday thru Friday at 401-789-0472 ext 106.
Below you will find the installation instructions and you will also find that it isn't that hard a job if you will take your time and do it right. . Fold down the headliner and apply adhesive 8. Our warehouse inventory tends to follow the original equipment, but we can quickly supply any fabric or any color for any year. That's the way it supposed to be! Password Please enter a password for your user account. They are exceptionally smooth, with only minor deburring needed.
I don't know if it will work, but I'm giving it a shot So far it is working but I haven't put on the foam material yet. This decklid was designed after the 1968-69 decklid, which had no air vents on it. Volkswagen Convertible Top Boots: We offer a complete selection of convertible top boots to provide protection to your top and increase visibility when the top is down. Fold headliner in opposite direction -- pull tight to remove the leading edge of adhesive to ensure a complete coat and apply adhesive half the length of the headliner board 4. Remember, none of the trim has to be completely removed unless you want to, it can be freed from the trim enough to fall free. What do you think about reusing the old headliner? We will be happy to configure a custom quote according to your particular needs. All products purchased should be inspected, measured, cleaned and properly assembled prior to installation.
Great instructable with a tremendous amount of info I was unaware of. Our Volkswagen Convertible Top Kits offer the best value and include the convertible top, pad kit, and headliner. Fold headliner in half picture one and apply a small section half the length of the headliner board 2. Is your car's headliner sagging? Supreme Vinyl or Haartz Stayfast Canvas. The top black Bow-Tie design was from a cardboard template I cut out.