Robbins Technical Notes for the 1996-2002 Porsche Boxster Convertible Top

techporsche.jpgCondition: Cable sleeve hang up on the exterior channel when closing the top.

Repair: Add an 8" x 3/4" piece of heavy-duty elastic, 2 1/2" behind the Velcro on the left & right quarters, to guide cable sleeve into channel.


Glass window decreases the convertible tops range of opening at rear, and the rear will no longer stay open (in service position) without assistance. Robbins service strap; P/N 3162 STRAP can be used to hold the top in the service position. Every 1997-2002 Porsche Boxster owner using a retrofit glass window top should acquire a service strap.