RepairPal is your advocate for car care advice and guidance

Q: Do you have a convertible mechanism diagram on 1990 Mercedes-Benz 500SL

The convertible doesn't open. A six sided alan wrench bolt on the locking-arm is striped. I need a diagram of the mechanism for the opening and closing mechanism on the convertible roof.
Get a Repair Estimate
Guaranteed by certified locations nationwide. Learn more
RepairPal estimates are guaranteed at over 1,700 quality certified locations nationwide. Learn more
If you raise the roll bar , you can see a flat and rounded nut which can be turned towards the rear of the car with a 10mm wrench. The top can then be raised manually.
Didn't find what you were looking for?