Corvette C5 2004 Owners Manual PDF | Page 100

Roof Panel
Your vehicle may have a removable roof panel.
Removing the Roof Panel
{CAUTION:
Do not try to remove a roof panel while the
vehicle is moving. Trying to remove the roof
panel while the vehicle is moving could cause
an accident. The panel could fall into the
vehicle and cause you to lose control, or it
could fly off and strike another vehicle. You or
others could be injured. Remove the roof panel
only when the vehicle is parked.
Until you are sure you can remove the panel alone,
have someone help you.
Notice: If you drop or rest a roof panel on its
edges, the roof panel, paint and/or weatherstripping
may be damaged. Always place the roof panel in
the stowage receivers after removing it from
the vehicle.
1. Park on a level surface, set the parking brake firmly
and shift an automatic transmission into PARK (P).
Shift a manual transmission into REVERSE (R).
2. Turn the ignition key to OFF. Lower both sun visors
and turn them toward the door glass.
3. Open the rear hatch and remove any items that
may interfere with proper storage of the roof
panel.
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Corvette C5 2004 Owners Manual Summary of Content

Roof PanelYour vehicle may have a removable roof panel.Removing the Roof Panel{CAUTION:Do not try to remove a roof panel while thevehicle is moving. Trying to remove the roofpanel while the vehicle is moving could causean accident. The panel could fall into thevehicle and cause you to lose control, or itcould y off and strike another vehicle. You orothers could be injured. Remove the roof panelonly when the vehicle is parked.Until you are sure you can remove the panel alone,have someone help you.Notice: If you drop or rest a roof panel on itsedges, the roof panel, paint and/or weatherstrippingmay be damaged. Always place the roof panel inthe stowage receivers after removing it fromthe vehicle.1. Park on a level surface, set the parking brake rmlyand shift an automatic transmission into PARK (P).Shift a manual transmission into REVERSE (R).2. Turn the ignition key to OFF. Lower both sun visorsand turn them toward the door glass.3. Open the rear hatch and remove any items thatmay interfere with proper storage of the roofpanel.2-44