1968 Pontiac Catalina Convertible, replacement parts for the convertible top


Asked by MKVoigt Oct 22, 2018 at 08:39 AM about the 1968 Pontiac Catalina

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My '69 Pontiac Catalina Convertible - when putting the top up I have to do it
manually. The convertible top switch is working. The top goes down very easily
but not when putting the top up. What can I do?

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I do have another question.....where is the cylinder pump located in a 1968 Pontiac Catalina convertible?

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I have a 69 catalina vert and i just had to bleed the air out the line ...u may have air in your line...unplug yo fill plug and fill it up leave it uplugged lift the top up and down...keep checking your level...fill it up again everytime its gets low...after a few minutes it will catch and go up once the air pushes out the line...fluid will cum out your fill plug just put a little towel or sum down...keep filling it up till it catches...shouldnt take 10 or 15 minutes

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