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The Corvette C5, the fifth generation of Chevrolet's Corvette, was produced from 1997 to 2004. It represented a significant leap forward in technology, performance, and overall refinement compared to its predecessors, marking a new era for the Corvette.

The C5 Corvette convertible continued the tradition of offering an open-top driving experience with a design that blended modern styling with classic Corvette elements. It featured a power-operated convertible soft-top, providing the convenience of easily transitioning from a closed car to a convertible.

Stylistically, the C5 had a more contemporary and aerodynamic appearance compared to earlier generations. It introduced several improvements to enhance performance, including reduced weight, improved structural rigidity, and better aerodynamics, contributing to its overall performance capabilities.

Under the hood, the C5 Corvette initially came equipped with a 5.7-liter (LS1) V8 engine producing around 345 horsepower. As the years progressed, the engine technology evolved, and higher-performance variants were introduced, such as the LS6 engine in the Z06 model, which delivered approximately 405 horsepower.

Transmission options included a six-speed manual or a four-speed automatic, offering drivers a choice between engaging manual shifts or a more relaxed automatic experience.

The C5 Corvette convertible was praised for its superb handling, precise steering, powerful acceleration, and improved interior quality. It also introduced features like a more refined suspension system, advanced braking technology, and a more driver-focused cockpit.

The C5 marked a significant advancement in the Corvette's evolution, earning critical acclaim for its performance capabilities and overall refinement. Today, it remains a popular choice among enthusiasts and collectors, valued for its blend of performance, modern features, and its place as a pivotal generation in Corvette history.

Replacement Roof

The replacement convertible roofs that we supply and fit are OEM parts. This ensures the highest quality and reliability for both you and your vehicle. Crafted with precision and adhering to strict standards, these roofs epitomise excellence in both performance and durability.

Convertible roof replacements featuring an encapsulated rear screen include a brand-new screen encapsulated within the new replacement roof.

We stand firmly behind our craftsmanship, offering a comprehensive 12-month guarantee on both our work and the roofs themselves. This warranty underscores our commitment to delivering not just superior products, but also the confidence and peace of mind that accompany our exceptional service and top-tier convertible roofs.

Available in a diverse array of colours, our selection allows you to personalise your vehicle while maintaining the assurance of OEM quality.


Common Faults Include....

  • Failure in Hall sensor positioning, resulting in high AC voltage output
  • Convertible top remains stuck in open position
  • Leakage in hydraulic roof cylinders
  • Dashboard warning indicating insecure roof or incomplete cycle
  • Slow operation of roof mechanism
  • Misalignment of frame affecting roof mechanism
  • Water seepage through weather seals
  • Insecure front roof attachment due to faulty catches
  • Activation of 'roof not secure' warning while driving
  • Torn, damaged, or frayed soft top fabric
  • Failure of microswitch, leading to open circuit or high resistance
  • Convertible top halts midway, unable to complete full cycle
  • Failure of tonneau cover or rear lid to close
  • Noisy pump or motor during roof operation
  • Communication failure in CAN-BUS system
  • Issues with stuck or damaged flaps.
  • Intermittent functioning of the roof, unable to complete cycle
  • Convertible top is immobilized in closed position
  • Dryness or deterioration in weather seals
  • Cracks in frame or deformation in rear bow
  • Failure in roof or body control module, ECU corrosion or malfunction
  • Faulty or deteriorated solder connections
  • Damage in wiring loom, including split wires or connections
  • Leakage in hydraulic roof hoses
  • Foggy or cracked plastic rear window
  • Non-functional switch for roof mechanism
  • Boot lid fails to open
  • Torn, frayed, or damaged headlining
  • Obstruction in roof drains
  • Difficulty in operating stiff manual front catches
  • Shrinkage of weather seals, allowing visibility through gaps
  • Inoperative front power windows

Should any of these issues be present, feel free to get in touch with us via phone, email, or by completing our contact form. Your communication is valuable to us.


  • Black
  • Beige
  • Blue
  • Green
  • Grey
  • Maroon
  • Brown
  • Camel


At present, our inability to furnish pricing online stems from the dynamic nature of global economics, which has led to substantial fluctuations in the costs of parts and materials on a day-to-day basis. The intricate interplay of market forces, supply chain disruptions, and geopolitical factors has rendered pricing incredibly volatile, making it challenging to provide accurate and up-to-date figures in real-time.

As we remain committed to offering fair and transparent pricing to our customers, we find it prudent to ensure that any pricing information reflects the current market reality, hence our decision to refrain from online pricing until we can reliably provide figures that align with the ongoing fluctuations in the global economy.

For pricing concerning above make and model, contact us through via phone, email, or by completing the contact form provided below.

For immediate pricing information, we recommend contacting our office directly. We respond to emails and inquiries submitted via the contact form within a 24-hour timeframe.


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