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I just bought a 2015 Elise S and I have found both the fibreglass roof stays to be broken. The hooked ends one at the front end and the other at the rear is broken off. Is this a common fault. Seems odd that both are broken. I checked the price and they are 25 quid each plus vat.

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Welcome to TLF Andy. :welcome:

And I think the soft roof should stay. Don't get rid of it. (see what I did there?)

Seriously now, I have not heard of any others on here that I can recall that have said theirs are broken. I would suggest that if both are broken, the previous owner may have caused it by not doing something correctly? Did you buy it privately or via a dealer?

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Hi and welcome Andy. The stay bars are usually very resistant to damage, I'd say that's an uncommon fault. £25 sounds pretty cheap to replace them too. 

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Same bars on my Type 116 and they've been abused and still all good. I'd say just unlucky as opposed to a regular issue.

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