Can I turn my E500 convertable's tan top black?

I have just bought an E500 convertible with a tan top. I wish to permanently change the colour to black as it is still in excellent condition. Seems like you have a product range to do this, can you confirm this is possible and that I can maintain the waterproof properties.


It is possible to change the colour of your soft top from tan to black using Renovo Soft Top Reviver.  However Soft Top Reviver was developed to bring back the original colour, not change the colour and consequently there are risks involved with this process. It is not reversible and can take more than the two recommended coats but not more than three.

It is imperative that the top is cleaned thoroughly, ensuring that any previously applied proofing product is removed, before applying the Soft Top Reviver. Renovo Fabric Soft Top Cleaner will remove most proofers if the severely soiled cleaning instructions are followed. If you are aware that another proprietary branded proofer has been applied it is best to contact their customer service department to ascertain how you should remove their proofer.

A number of our customers have changed the colour of their fabric soft tops using this method and the feedback has always been positive.

After you have completed the colour changing process and you are satisfied, you can then, (once dry), add the Ultra Proofer to make sure your roof is protected.

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