Oldsmobile 98 & Classic 98, 1961-64
Convertible Top and Convertible Top Parts



Oldsmobile Convertible Top Key Features:
  • Quality: Made to original specs, 100% fit guarantee.
  • Original Configuration: Two piece top, top section and zippered rear window section; they are integrated upon installation. Molding with chrome tips for above rear window included. Matching fabric for header bow seal included.
  • Original Fabric: Haartz Pinpoint Vinyl in black, classic white, tan and buckskin.
  • Rear Window Sections: Rear window was originally zippered plastic.
  • Important: If you buy a Top with Glass window you must UN-ZIP Glass window and lay it in the well before lowering the Top.
  • Shop with confidence:  Made by EZ-On with 3 year manufacturer warranty and 18 month labor allowance.
  • All seams are doubly electronically welded and sewn for added reinforcement. Convertible top fabrics are mildew & mold resistant, and UV treated for color fastness. Plastic windows are DOT rated heavy 40 gauge thick vinyl.
     
    Restorer's Notes:
    Our installation manual is a 40 page, fully illustrated guide. It is available in our restoration packages.
    Installation of two part tops requires confidence with using an air driven
    staple gun or our heavy duty electric stapling gun. There will also be contact cement work
  • Hydraulic Components: Hydraulic cylinders, motor pumps and hose sets all available and in stock.

 

Convertible Tops and Packages

Convertible Tops and Packages

A.) Haartz Pinpoint Vinyl Top
With Zippered Plastic Rear Window


The window is 'full view' (no bottom trim). You will have the option of adding
the lower trim fabric piece via your shopping cart.
For: 1961-64 Oldsmobile 98 & Classic 98 Convertible Top
Color
View Color
$484.00
B.) A PACKAGE SPECIAL:

Haartz Pinpoint Vinyl Top
With Zippered Plastic Rear Window

Plus:
  • Hold Down Cables
  • Tack Strips for header and rear top bows.
  • Top Pads(CTTP)
  • Trimmer Contact Cement can with brush.
  • Installation Manual (see below)
The window is 'full view' (no bottom trim). You will have the option of adding
the lower trim fabric piece via your shopping cart.
For: 1961-64 Oldsmobile 98 & Classic 98 Convertible Top
Color
View Color
Why Buy a Package Special?
$550.00
C.) Haartz Stayfast Canvas Top
With Zippered Plastic Rear Window


The window is 'full view' (no bottom trim). You will have the option of adding
the lower trim fabric piece via your shopping cart.
Color:

As low as:
$936.00
D.) Package Special:
Haartz Stayfast Canvas Top
With Zippered Plastic Rear Window

Plus:
  • Hold Down Cables
  • Tack Strips for header and rear top bows.
  • Top Pads(CTTP)
  • Trimmer Contact Cement can with brush.
  • Installation Manual (see below)
The window is 'full view' (no bottom trim). You will have the option of adding
the lower trim fabric piece via your shopping cart.
Color:

As low as:
$995.00
E.) Haartz Pinpoint Vinyl Top
With Zippered Glass Rear Window or Blank Rear Curtain
For: 1961-64 Oldsmobile 98 & Classic 98 Convertible Top
Color
View Color
Rear Section
$612.00
F.) Package Special:
Haartz Pinpoint Vinyl Top
With Zippered Glass Rear Window


Plus:
  • Hold Down Cables
  • Tack Strips for header and rear top bows.
  • Top Pads(CTTP)
  • Trimmer Contact Cement can with brush.
  • Installation Manual (see below)
For: 1961-64 Oldsmobile 98 & Classic 98 Convertible Top
Color
View Color
$670.00
G.) Haartz Stayfast Canvas Top
With Zippered Glass Rear Window or Blank Rear Curtain
Color:
Rear Section:

As low as:
$1073.00
H.) Package Special:
Haartz Stayfast Canvas Top
With Zippered Glass Rear Window

Plus:
  • Hold Down Cables
  • Tack Strips for header and rear top bows.
  • Top Pads(CTTP)
  • Trimmer Contact Cement can with brush.
  • Installation Manual (see below)
Color:

As low as:
$1100.00
I.) ADD A GLASS TO ANY BLANK CURTAIN
No need for a frame, this glass is built-in!
Available in two sizes 6" x 21" OR 8" x 25"
Will fold with top without zipping out.
For: 1961-64 Oldsmobile 98 & Classic 98 Convertible Top
SIZE
$419.00
Oldsmobile 98 & Classic 98 convertible tops and parts in this category fit model years: 1961, 1962, 1963 and 1964


Installation Supplies

Installation Supplies

New Edition!!!
Convertible Top Guys' "How To Remove and Install Classic Two-Part Tops."

This 40-page, extensively illustrated how-to manual walks you through removing and installing any two-part convertible top. The manual applies to almost all American convertibles made before the year 2004, and some foreign cars, too, like Celicas and Saabs. This 8 1/2 x 11 book is designed as both a tutorial for first-time installers and as a step-by-step manual for these convertible tops. Generally, all that is needed and not contained is the "bow height" which is the setting of the rear top frame bow for your convertible. This is available from any top distributor ot can be measured with the old top on the car (as illustrated.)

What skills are required ? (1) The ability to drive staples into bow frame tacking strips (2) The ability to orient fabric sections to the frame and apply with contact cement. (3) A systematic and careful personality ! (There is never any sewing required.)

Note: Very early cars (forties) had wood bows and installers will have to adjust processes for stapling to these bows instead of tacking strips in steel bows as described in manual.

   Details...

$30.95
Front and Rear Top Frame Bow Tack Strips
(Tacking strips for most top frames. Some may vary, especially pre-60s cars.)

Dimensions: 5/8" X 3/16" and 1/2" X 1/4" (in 6 foot lengths.)
Note: These usually apply. In certain convertible top frames (especially pre-sixties) the cross sections of the header and rear top bows vary. You can measure the top bow channel cross sections and let us know if yours vary from the usual plastic ones. In that case include your tack strip selection in checkout message.
   Details...

$23.95
Fiberboard Tack Strip, Measures: 1/4" Thick x 13/16" Wide x 62" Long, Expect 2 x 31" sections.
   Details...

$10.95
Fiberboard Tack Strip, Measures: 1/4" Thick x 3/4" Wide x 62" Long, expect 2 x 31" sections.
   Details...

$9.95
Fiberboard Tack Strip, Measures: 1/4" Thick x 5/8" Wide. Expect 2 x 31" sections.
   Details...

$9.49
Fiberboard Tack Strip: 1/4" Thick x 7/16" Wide. Long, Expect 2 x 31" sections.
   Details...

$8.95
Convertible Top Rear Well Liner, Original Black GM Material
   Details...

$149.00
Pair of side tension hold down cables
38" Overall length 

American made in the USA (beware of inferior made imports)
   Details...

$38.00
Arrow T-50 Stainless Staples, 1/4", 300 Count

 

$4.95
Arrow T-50 Stainless-Steel Staples 3/8", 300 Count

 

$4.95
Arrow T-50 Stainless-Steel Staples, 3/8", 1000 Count

 

$13.95
Arrow T-50 Stainless-Steel Staples, 1/4", 1000 Count
$13.95
Trimmer Contact Cement: 4-Oz. Brush Top Can. Strong, Waterproof, Flexible Bond for Vinyl-coated and Vinyl-laminated Fabrics.
$14.95
Trimmer Contact Cement: 8-Oz. Brush Top Can. Strong, Waterproof, Flexible Bond for Vinyl-coated and Vinyl-laminated Fabrics.
$20.95
Plastic pry tool set, 7-piece kit

Great for prying fasteners and seals, pushing seals into retainers, loosening fabric etc.

$34.95


Hydraulics

Hydraulics

"O" Ring Motor Pump Service Kit For Any American Makes

Our O-Ring kit contains the following items:(1) Drive Pin, (1) 1/8" Chrome Ball, (2) 1/4" Chrome Ball, (2) Pump Port O-Ring, (2) Reservoir O-Ring, (1) Reservoir bolt O-Ring, (1) Reservoir plug, (1)Reservoir Plug O-Ring (metal plug only).

$24.95
1961-62 GM "C" Body Convertible Top Hydraulic Motor Pump<210-1309>
$329.95
1962-64 Oldsmobile F-85, 98, 88 Convertible Top Hydraulic Motor Pump Fits * 1962-65 Oldsmobile F-85, 98 * 63-64 Buick Lasabre, Invicta, Wildcat, Electra * 63-64 Chevy Impala
$329.95
Convertible Top Hose Clip, Fits: 1955-1972 GM Convertibles
$8.99
12 Volt Convertible Top Hydraulic Motor Pump
  • 1955-57 Chevy Bel-Air
  • 1955-57 Pontiac Star Chief, Bonneville
  • 1961-62 Oldsmobile Starfire
  • 1962 Pontiac Bonneville
  • 1958-62 Chevy Impala (210-1309)
$319.95
Body Convertible Top Hydraulic Lift Cylinders, Pair
 
  • 1963-64 Buick Electra, Invicta, Lesabre
  • 1963-64 Cadillac
  • 1963-64 Chevy Impala
  • 1963-64 Olds Starfire, 88, 98
  • 1963-64 Pontiac Bonneville, Catalina
$279.00
Hydraulic System Guide: A well illustrated 10 page, 8 1/2 x 11 guide to the operation, diagnosis, and bleeding of the motor pump and to the motor/pump and cylinder removal and reassembly. Diagnosis includes electrical testing procedures.
$9.95
Top Cylinder Mounting Bolt, One.
With Pin and Bushings
1 5/8" Long, 3/8" Diameter.
$11.95
Top Cylinder Mounting Bolt, One
With Pin and Bushings.
1 1/8" Long, 3/8" in Diameter.
$11.95
Motor pump reservoir plug, black rubber
$2.39
Set of 4 New Pointed Pump Grommets
$7.95
Top Cylinder White Nylon Bushing, Each
$2.95


Cleaning & Protectant

Cleaning & Protectant

A PACKAGE SPECIAL:
A Combination Pack of RAGGTOPP Brand Canvas Cleaner & Protectant.
  • Plus:
  • Raggtopp Convertible Top Plastic Window Cleaner and Protectant Kit.
  • The Natural Horsehair Convertible Top Cleaning Brush
$79.95
A Combination Pack of RAGGTOPP Brand Canvas Cleaner & Protectant

About RAGGTOPP products
$38.95
A PACKAGE SPECIAL:
A Combination Pack of the RAGGTOPP Brand Vinyl Cleaner and Protectant.
  • Plus:
  • Raggtopp Convertible Top Plastic Window Cleaner and Protectant Kit.
  • The Natural Horsehair Convertible Top Cleaning Brush
$79.95
A Combination Pack of the RAGGTOPP Brand Vinyl Cleaner and Protectant Together

About RAGGTOPP products
$34.95
Raggtopp Convertible Top Plastic Window Cleaner and Protectant Kit

Contains:

  • Bottle Window Cleaner
  • Bottle Window Protectant
  • Sponge, Applicator Pad
  • Microfiber Towel

About RAGGTOPP products
$30.95
Natural Horsehair Convertible Top Cleaning Brush

About Natural Horsehair Brush
$14.95


Weatherstripping

Weatherstripping

Molded Door Seals with Clips and Molded Ends 1961-62 Cadillac Deville,Eldorado,Series 62 1961-62 Buick Lasbre,Electra,Wildcat 1961-62 Oldsmobile 98,88,Starfire 1961-62 Pontiac Bonneville,Catalina,Parisienne
$105.95
Molded Door Seals with Clips and Molded Ends
  • 1963-64 Cadillac Deville,Eldorado,Series 62
  • 1963-64 Buick Lasbre,Electra,Wildcat
  • 1963-64 Oldsmobile 98,88,Starfire
  • 1963-64 Pontiac Bonneville,Catalina,Parisienne
$95.95
Weatherstripping Seal: Roof-Rail Seal Kit, 7 Piece, All Right and Left Side Top Rail Seals, and Includes Header Seal (LP45).

Fits: 61-64 Buick Electra,Invicta,Cadillac Eldo and series 62, Olds 98

$419.95
Weatherstripping Seals: Windshield Pillar Post Seals for Convertibles. Nice reproduction. 21" long. Pair

Fits:1961-62 GM B and C Body

$75.95


Tops with Plastic Window

Tops with Plastic Window

1961-1964 GM "C" Body
Haartz Pinpoint Vinyl Convertible Top
with zippered Plastic rear window.
$484.00


Important Information

CONVERTIBLE TOP FABRICS
Almost all manufacturers use Haartz fabrics. They may specify "heaviest weight" or "original replacement" in ways that seem reassuring. But they do not really tell the whole story. Please bear in mind that two things dominate, by far, the quality issue: (a) the manufacturing quality control in the factory that makes the top and (b) the care and thoroughness of the installation. There is a trade-off in weight: heavier is better for resisting tear through, but lighter is better for flexibility and abrasion from within that may arise from movement. Almost all our tops are a flexible medium density (36 oz.) fabric. Heavier is not better in most cases. Where it is, because of the top design, we will say so and the top will be made of the heavier vinyl.
Warranties outlined here are only applicable for products installed by a professional trim shop or professional upholstery shop. For Convertible Tops, and related products, the manufacturer will void the warranty for any product that is not professionally installed; manufacturer defects are covered by the warranty in such cases. The manufacturer is not responsible for damage due to improper installation.


Parts in this category (Oldsmobile 98 & Classic 98) fit cars for years: 1961, 1962, 1963 and 1964.