The third generation of the Ford Mustang, which debuted in 1979, marked a pivotal shift in the Mustang's design and engineering. The 1979 Ford Mustang Convertible was part of this transformation, reflecting a departure from the previous generation's larger and heavier design.
Stylistically, the '79 Mustang Convertible embraced a more streamlined and aerodynamic look, departing from the boxier aesthetics of its predecessor. It featured a sloped nose, a more aerodynamic profile, and a cleaner, more modern appearance compared to the second generation.
The convertible variant retained the open-top driving experience, but the overall body design of the '79 Mustang was shared across coupe, hatchback, and convertible models.
Engine options during this period included a range of powerplants, from the base inline-four to V8 engines. However, due to the constraints of the era concerning emissions and fuel economy, the power output was relatively modest compared to earlier Mustangs.
The '79 Mustang also introduced a lighter and more responsive chassis, improving its handling and driving dynamics. This generation aimed to strike a balance between performance and efficiency in response to the changing automotive landscape and customer demands.
Inside the '79 Mustang Convertible, buyers could find various amenities, though the interior design leaned towards a more functional and practical approach.
While the '79 Mustang marked a departure in design philosophy from its predecessor, it set the stage for future iterations by laying the groundwork for more aerodynamic and performance-oriented Mustangs. This generation signaled Ford's adaptation to evolving automotive trends while still retaining the essence of the Mustang brand.
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....
- Convertible top remains stuck in open position
- Stiff operation of roof mechanism
- Misalignment of frame affecting roof mechanism
- Water seepage through weather seals
- Insecure front roof attachment due to faulty catches
- Torn, damaged, or frayed soft top fabric
- Failure of tonneau cover or rear lid to close
- Issues with stuck or damaged sliders on frame cover
- Dryness or deterioration in weather seals
- Cracks in frame or deformation in rear bow
- Foggy or cracked plastic rear window
- 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
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.
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.
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