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Mazda Miata (MX-5) This compact RWD model, offered with many engines options for those are who want to cruise with the top down in a base model, or hit the track in one of the high performance models, has been a popular model since its introduction.

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Old 08-11-2018, 01:28 AM
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Anyone have an idea of how long a garage kept convertible top will last before replacement? 2003 Miata Shinsen. Cost?
 
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Old 08-27-2018, 08:04 AM
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I think a well cared for vinyl top should last 10+ years. It really depends upon how often you clean and treat it, and how long it sits under the sun, rain, hail. I’ve never had a canvas top, but my understanding is that they are more difficult to keep clean and looking good.

Does your statement “Cost?” mean how much to replace with a new top? A new Robbins vinyl top with rain rail will set you back close to $600, but there are many cheaper options, (starting from ~$175 for an eBay top).
 
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