Soft top conversion

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adbt
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Being performed by CNs , 20/06/18 , anybody else had it done ? Advice ? Pointers? Cheers !
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21GG
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Its easy, presuming you've got a soft top and bars then just need a dremmel and the two grommets. An easy DIY job.

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Going to do mine when i pluck up the courage to break out the drill and dremel
adbt
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No soft top , buying a new one from Lotus and letting someone who knows what they r doing do the dremel malarkey !
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How much were the parts from Lotus?
adbt
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Lots ! All in all it’ll be about £1200
Sharky
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Interestingly EP stock the OEM Lotus roof. It's not much cheaper though.
adbt
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Had it fitted yesterday ( £1250) , brilliant job and so happy to be rag topped again ! Soft top even now has an inner lining ! Thank you CNs
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I had it done when I bought the car. No issues and I love the extra noise.
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