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Re: MGA RAG TOP air leak

To: yd3 <>
Subject: Re: MGA RAG TOP air leak
From: Simon Matthews <>
Date: Wed, 4 Jan 2006 20:34:26 -0800
On 1/4/06, yd3 <> wrote:
> Actually It's the other way around.  A new front bow is flat and must be 
>pressed down hard to get the screws tightened.  An old bow becomes warped from 
>moisture and follows the contour.  Thus it's not able to exert pressure in the 
>middle.  That's especially true if the top has been left up for long periods 
>of time.  I don't clamp the top down when the car is in storage.  I just put 
>it up and put the car cover on.

Now that I think about it, I may have fitted a new bow when I replaced
the top about 6 years ago...


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