Audi Cabriolet Problems

Cabriolet Convertible Top Mechanism May Fail Due to Hydraulic Fluid Leaks on Audi Cabriolet

Problem Description and Possible Solution

The Cabriolet convertible top mechanism can fail due to hydraulic fluid leaks. The fluid reservoir is a common failure.

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Audi Cabriolet Vehicles With This Problem

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Average mileage: 100,812 (20,000–225,000)
5 model years affected: 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, more1998
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Reservoir on top pump was cracked, fluid leaked out and top was inoperative. Also truck lock actuator was bad and had to be replaced.
Convertible top motor hydraulic fluid reservoir leaks. Hairline cracks in plastic reservoir.