Re: COnvertible Top.
I'm having the same issue. My top goes very very slow now both up and down and makes a little drill/screw like noise. I'll check it out also, but would like to know what your overall final census is.
2002 True Blue V6 to GT Vert
16.1@86 as an auto 3.8
2.15 60', 9.3@77, 14.4@96 as a 5spd SOHC 4.6