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  Topic: New top installed! 86 Roadster
svo413

Replies: 11
Views: 1477

PostForum: ASC Discussions   Posted: Fri Mar 22, 2019 2:24 am   Subject: New top
Ok, so during a break in the last rain storm, I looked out the window and saw the car cover sagging severely on the passenger side center roof. Clearly the vert top had failed. It must have just rippe ...
  Topic: 86 roadster being parted out on eBay
svo413

Replies: 6
Views: 432

PostForum: Classifieds   Posted: Sun Feb 03, 2019 5:03 am   Subject: Vin
I know the eBay seller. Well, not very well but I have bought from him a few times. The svo guys would flame him for parting out cars. A lot of his cars were no longer legal for the road. He considers ...
  Topic: Trunk Light for Roadster??
svo413

Replies: 5
Views: 460

PostForum: ASC Discussions   Posted: Sat Dec 22, 2018 5:36 pm   Subject: Light
I don’t recall what ASC did. The regular mustang trunk light can be added. The actual switch is in the light socket. The coupe and convertible harness should be an easy upgrade. I picked up one on e ...
  Topic: C/L 86 Roadster Salisbury, MD $3500/offer
svo413

Replies: 5
Views: 629

PostForum: Classifieds   Posted: Wed Dec 05, 2018 10:11 pm   Subject: Nice
Interesting car. Besides the red interior, seats and steering wheel, it seems to have most of the parts. One thing that does stand out is that it started out as a factory Ford red car.

Unfortunatel ...
  Topic: Convertible rocker panels in 86 Roadster??
svo413

Replies: 8
Views: 651

PostForum: ASC Discussions   Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 7:52 am   Subject: Brace
The bracing I was speaking of is riveted along the rocker panel pinch weld. Ford calls it the Underbody Reinforcement Kit. It lists as 87 and up models. It’s 3 pieces on each side and probably 20+ r ...
  Topic: Convertible rocker panels in 86 Roadster??
svo413

Replies: 8
Views: 651

PostForum: ASC Discussions   Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 8:12 pm   Subject: Rocker
I have several versions of the asc and Ford verts. I can take a look and see. I don’t recall seeing anything unusual as in any of them missing it. I do know Ford did offer it as a kit, maybe it was ...
  Topic: Rear Door Sill Trim?
svo413

Replies: 2
Views: 316

PostForum: ASC Discussions   Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 8:05 pm   Subject: Door filler
You need this.
https://www.ebay.com/itm/84-87-ASC-McLaren-Capri-Mustang-outer-door-belt-trim-to-tonneau-RH-/202483015742
  Topic: Care during prolonged storage
svo413

Replies: 11
Views: 2308

PostForum: ASC Discussions   Posted: Mon Sep 03, 2018 10:14 am   Subject: Gas
No. Gas should not evaporate any measurable amount. Not sure about E85.

Ma6be the gas tank grommet is bad.
  Topic: New top installed! 86 Roadster
svo413

Replies: 11
Views: 1477

PostForum: ASC Discussions   Posted: Fri Aug 17, 2018 2:45 pm   Subject: Top
I ordered an OEM top and had it installed about 10 years ago. About a year later, the plastic windows fell out because the stitching rotted out. The plastic is date coded and said 1988. I have to beli ...
  Topic: New top installed! 86 Roadster
svo413

Replies: 11
Views: 1477

PostForum: ASC Discussions   Posted: Thu Aug 16, 2018 7:30 pm   Subject: Top
There should be no wrinkles in a cloth top. The plastic windows will smooth out in the sun. Vinyl tops with wrinkles show go away with time.
  Topic: 86 vert top pulldown question
svo413

Replies: 9
Views: 1514

PostForum: ASC Discussions   Posted: Sat Jun 09, 2018 11:56 am   Subject: Top pull down
You can operate the top without running the pull down motor. Press the up button to release the tonneau. Stick you fingers under it and lift it up about 2 inches. This will release the rear baron the ...
  Topic: Seal kit
svo413

Replies: 1
Views: 744

PostForum: ASC Discussions   Posted: Wed May 23, 2018 5:45 am   Subject: Parts
See ascmclaren.com. Sometimes listed on eBay too.
  Topic: Production #
svo413

Replies: 1
Views: 744

PostForum: ASC Discussions   Posted: Wed May 09, 2018 4:53 pm   Subject: Cum number
Your best bet is to check the database on this site to see if it has been recorded. You might also want to ch3ck any of the factory paper work as well. Post some pictures.
  Topic: A pillar plastics? Are they the same?
svo413

Replies: 4
Views: 1009

PostForum: ASC Discussions   Posted: Fri May 04, 2018 7:54 pm   Subject: Parts
Keep in mind most of the Ford parts are from the hatchback model not the convertible. The a pillars appear to be cut off and attached with paper based double sided tape at the top. Likely 79-86 to m ...
  Topic: "Mucket" seal?
svo413

Replies: 4
Views: 1179

PostForum: ASC Discussions   Posted: Mon Apr 30, 2018 7:57 pm   Subject: Part
The part shown is a stock for part. Used by Ford 83-88 verts. I believe. I always see them on eBay from somebody. Asc used the stock part.

That is the first part posted.

The second part not For ...
 
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