Tag: windshield

C4 Windshield Wiper Arms

Many Corvette owners on CorvetteForum.com have complained about “windshield wiper collisions” and offered various solutions for curing the problem ranging from replacing the 20″ wiper blades with 18″ units to re-adjusting the wiper drivetrain. None of the recommended solutions seem to work in every case. Replacing the wiper blades proved difficult because even if you […] More »

  Comments | By - April 21, 2010

Early Convertible Top Installation and Glass Retrofit

It is possible for novices to install a glass window top to their early C-4 convertibles. I should know, I am as novice as they get! For 86-93 Corvette owners that can no longer stand their plastic window, here is my experience in converting the vinyl top to cloth with heated rear window. First, let�s […] More »

  Comments | By - April 21, 2010

No More Squeaky Tops

Banished squeaks from my top today. First remove the trim from the windshield header. Next, loosen the mounts on the top itself, front and rear. Next, snug the top down normally, but leave the front and rear bolts finger tight. Then loosen both front windshield mounts (the part on the windshield frame itself). Then take […] More »

  Comments | By - April 21, 2010