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Convertible Top Repairs & Replacements in the Chicagoland Area

Offering expert convertible top repairs, our team at Albo Restoration can repair convertible tops of all styles, electric, manual, and canvas tops. Whether you have a minor leak or need the entire convertible top replaced, our convertible top repair shop is here to help.

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We’ve Been Repairing and Replacing Convertible Tops for 20+ Years

Chicagoans know how to take advantage of the brief summer months better than the rest, and with the convertible top down and sun shining, you can't beat a Chicago summer. But, you can't start the summer season with a broken convertible top!

Our team at Albo Restoration has been offering convertible top repair services for over 20 years, with our expert convertible top specialists working to repair your vehicle for a beautiful finish that's ready for the warm weather ahead.

Whether you need a soft top repair or a replacement, our team is prepared to install an updated convertible roof in a cinch.

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Our Convertible Top Repair & Replacement Services

Whether you require a BMW convertible top repair, a Porsche convertible top repair, or any other model, our company offers the best solution for every job. With expertise in an array of services, our technicians are equipped to handle convertible top replacements, sunroof repairs, and more.

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Convertible Top Repair

At Albo Restoration, we are dedicated to repairing your convertible top to get it back in fighting condition. With our expert technicians, we work carefully to analyze convertible tops, find the problem, and implement a solution.

Our check of a convertible top looks at several areas for repair, but we generally assess the situation as a whole and deal with each problem case by case.

No matter what has caused your vehicle repairs, we will find the solution and get your car back on the road in no time.

Convertible Top Replacement

If your convertible top has endured too much damage and repair is no longer an option, we will implement a replacement convertible top, utilizing the precise makes and models needed for each vehicle.

The elements frequently in need of a replacement for a convertible top include:

  • Vinyl top replacement
  • Cloth top replacement
  • Rear window replacement
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Sunroof Repair

Our convertible roof repairs include the sunroof, too. Our sunroof repair capabilities include:

  • Electric sunroof repair
  • Manual sunroof repair
  • Plastic sunroof replacement
  • Sunroof shades
  • Pop-up tops
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Our Convertible Top Repair Process

Automobile convertible top repair services take a professional hand and expertise to master. To fix a convertible top, we must approach each product with a customized approach, ensuring each vehicle is properly repaired to match its unique construction and design

For our convertible car top repair process, we begin by providing an estimate. Understanding the prices involved in the repair or replacement is essential. We offer the best prices in the Chicagoland area and will provide an estimate in a cinch.

To begin, either bring your car into the shop in person or contact us online and send descriptive photos from several angles so we can get an idea of what our technicians need to fix. We will additionally need to know the model and year of your car.

Next, we agree on the work needed to be done and the window of time you can expect it to be completed.

Once we align on the repair or an entire convertible top replacement we will place the necessary orders and we can get to work. We will have your vehicle ready for pickup at the scheduled time.


Why Do Clients Think We Are One of the Best Convertible Repair Shops Near Chicago?

There are many reasons Chicagoans choose Albo Restoration as the go-to for auto upholstery services and convertible top repairs.

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Quick Services

No matter how much work your convertible top requires, we will work diligently to find a solution in the agreed-upon time, ensuring you can pick up your car from the shop on time.

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Expert Services

With over 20 years in business, our technicians are equipped to handle repairs of all kinds.

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Competitive Prices

Our company is proud to offer competitive prices that will fix your vehicle on a budget.

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Quality, Always

With every convertible top replacement, we look for the best materials and tools on a budget, ensuring you get a service that will last.

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Our Before and After Auto Convertible Top Repairs

As one of the leading convertible repair shops in the city, we have performed a number of repairs and replacement convertible jobs. See the work our business has done here!

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Convertible Top Repairs Before


Convertible Top Repairs After


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Our Clients’ Testimonials


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I entrusted Irene and her team with all the custom leather for my air cooled Porsche 911 restoration.  This included custom seats, dash, shifter, door and side trims, and a bespoke roll cage.  The workmanship is top quality.   They've also re-upholstered some of my home furnishings, with the same top quality workmanship.
- High quality
- Attention to detail
- Great design eye
- Fair costs
- Willing to partner with you with a team approach
- Leather supplier knowledge and supplier management
- There are few who can do the work they do - so they are very busy.  Plan your timing ahead and be patient

Michael Drawhorn


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Albo Restoration did a fabulous job replacing my middle console upholstery. Took the car in Thursday morning and console was ready Friday afternoon. Fast and efficient!

Ginora Huffer


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I had the interior of my car reupholstered including seats and side panels. They did great work and I would not hesitate to go back or refer family and friends to them!

Sean Weppler


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I just had the center console top on my Acura TL replaced by Albo Restoration Services. Their work was amazing!  The center console top looks brand new! They did exactly what they said they would do. Great people!

Larry Moller


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Irene and her team performed a wonderful restoration of the interior of my 2009 Subaru Impreza, including new leather seats throughout, with contrasting stitching, and complete interior detailing. It is a stunning result. On top of everything, she was extremely to easy to work with and her prices are very reasonable. I recommend Albo Restoration without any reservations.

Elena Bates


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Took some seats from my 2004 Formula 27PC in to be recovered as the vinyl had dried out and had split seams.  2 weeks later they were all done and look great, just as good, if not better than factory.  Good pricing too as their labor and materials (new vinyl and foam)  were about the same cost as replacement vinyl skins from Formula.  (Replacement skins you have to install yourself and you're still stuck with old worn out foam)  If you need work done with your upholstery this is the place to go!

Nate Stenger

Contact Albo Restoration for Convertible Top Repair in Chicago

Say goodbye to your unsightly top and get a convertible car top repair or replacement today. With professional technicians and high-end materials, our convertible repairs and convertible roof replacement options will ensure you're back on the road with your trusted vehicle as soon as possible.

To learn more about the process and get an estimate today, contact us at 847-549-0760 today.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does convertible top repair cost in the Chicago area?

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The cost to repair a convertible top depends largely on the damage your convertible top has endured and the expertise and materials involved in the repair. To help you budget, our team provides free estimates before beginning. Fill out this form to get a free estimate today.

What is the best time to repair a convertible top in Chicago?

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Great question! Since your convertible top replacement or repair will take your car off the roads for a bit, and with the summers being as beautiful as they are, we recommend getting your repairs done outside of those months in the Spring or Fall seasons. This way, you have your car for all the months it's best in the city.

Why do convertible tops get damaged?

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Our soft top repair shop has noticed several different factors that cause convertible tops to need repair or replacement. Let's face it - Chicago weather is brutal, and your car will take a beating, calling for a replacement convertible top or repair.

Some common reasons you'll need to head to convertible top repair shops include:

  • Trying to lower the top while the vehicle is moving
  • Improper operation or forcing it to move
  • Abrasive grit damages a lowered window
  • Sun damage
  • Dry rot