Convertible Top Tacking Strips

Mustang Convertible Top Tacking Strips 1964-1973

Convertible Top Tacking Strips

Of the many features that helps set the Ford Mustang apart from the pack, the convertible top is something that muscle car enthusiasts of all generations can enjoy. With the flip of a switch, drivers can feel the cool breeze in their face when cruising around in their stylish pony cars. When the weather is not as favorable however, you can simply flip the switch in the other direction to protect yourself from the elements. When the top is up, you might ask, how exactly does it stay in good shape after all of these years? That is where the always-dependable Mustang Convertible Top Tacking Strips come into play!

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Convertible Top Tacking Strips

While it is fun to envision what it is like driving with the top down, Mustang owners must also take into account what happens when the top is up. Obviously, a Mustang convertible top is not made out of the same material as the roof of a traditional coupe, and must be properly maintained. After years of damage from the sun and other harsh weather elements, it may be time to upgrade, or even replace your existing for Mustang convertible top. If you do decide to make a change, it is important to add new Mustang convertible top tacking strips as well. Ford Mustang convertible top tacking strips allow your top to sustain prolonged abuse from the elements and any other exterior hazards that may damage the vehicle. In addition to adding a layer of protection, the Mustang convertible top tacking strips secure the top to the body, as well as the channels on the front and rear of the car.

Two Mustang convertible top tacking stripes are required per Mustang to effectively protect the front and rear areas of both the top and the body. Since they are tasked with taking the lumps necessary in order for your top to function properly, Ford Mustang convertible top strips are made from factory-grade metal that will be able to stand the ultimate test of time.

Convertible Top Tacking Strips Available at CJ’s

Is it time to replace your original convertible top? If the answer is 'yes', then you want to make sure that your new equipment is protected. If you’re looking for an affordable way to guard your top from the outside world, CJ Pony Parts has a wide selection of Mustang convertible top tacking strip sets to help keep everything in place. The fine folks from Scott Drake feature Mustang convertible top tacking strips that are OEM reproductions, and will act as direct-fit replacements for your original parts. Scott Drake’s Mustang convertible top tacking strip sets come in packs of three, and are easily mountable to the rest of the body. If you do decide to buy single one-piece strip, make sure that your new part correctly corresponds to your particular Mustang convertible and that you know whether or not the strip is geared towards the front or rear header.

Even though you have secured your top with Mustang convertible top tacking strips, your work is not done yet. If you are looking for the ultimate and safe convertible experience, feel free to browse through CJ’s array of Mustang convertible top latches, motors, pads, and tension cables.