SmartTOP convertible top control for Porsche 911 Targa now operational while driving

The SmartTOP convertible top control for Porsche 911 Targa (991), among other features, makes it possible to open and close the convertible top via One-Touch. The company, Mods4cars, has also added an important function to the Cabriolet module: Now the top can also be operated while driving at a speed of up to 15 km/h.

The retrofit SmartTOP comfort module, made by Mods4cars, facilitates the everyday cabriolet life with smart functions. Among other things, it enables the convertible top to be opened and closed via the existing vehicle key from a distance. The SmartTOP customer can already open their convertible top as they move towards their vehicle.

In addition to this function, the SmartTOP convertible top control for Porsche 911 Targa (991) also offers the option of opening and closing the top using the interior button in the vehicle with just one push of a button. With the latest update, it is now also possible to operate the top while driving at a speed of up to 15 km/h.

“We are constantly improving our products and responding to customer requests,” explains PR spokesman Sven Tornow. “We are pleased that we have been able to expand the SmartTOP convertible top control for the Porsche 911 Targa (991) with this coveted function to make the cabriolet experience even more convenient for our customers.” Sven Tornow continues.

In addition to these two main features, per customer request, we have also added another new feature to the module. With Valet Mode, a simple key combination can block the opening of the cabriolet top. This feature is useful when the vehicle is being used by a third party or handed over for parking.

Existing customers can also benefit from the new features. SmartTOP Cabriolet modules are equipped with a USB port, enabling software updates to be uploaded via the home PC/Mac. Mods4cars provides these updates on their Homepage to all their existing customers, free of charge.

For easy installation, a plug-and-play adapter kit is included in delivery. This ensures for a fast connection between SmartTOP and vehicle electronics by simply plugging together. No cables need to be cut or changed and dismantling without a trace is possible at any time.

The SmartTOP convertible top control for Porsche 911 Targa (991) is available for 339.00 Euro + tax. SmartTOP convertible top controls are also available for the Porsche Boxster and the Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet.

The following vehicle brands are supported: Alfa, Audi, Bentley, BMW, Chevrolet, Ferrari, Ford, Infiniti, Jaguar, Lamborghini, Land Rover, Maserati, Mazda, McLaren, Mercedes-Benz, Mini, Nissan, Opel, Peugeot, Porsche, Renault, Volkswagen and Volvo.

SmartTOP convertible top control for Porsche 911 Targa is available at www.mods4cars.com !

SmartTOP convertible top control for Porsche 911 Targa

SmartTOP Convertible Top Controller for Porsche Carrera 911 with new enclosure

The SmartTOP Convertible Top Controller for Porsche Carrera received a design overhaul. It now ships with the exclusive Mods4cars product enclosure and offers extra help during installation. Getting the added convenience offered by the SmartTOP kit has never been easier.

Porsche 911 Carrera Convertible owners can make using the top more convenient and more fun with the SmartTOP Add-On Convertible Top Controller. The kit offered by aftermarket automotive electronics specialist Mods4cars offers quick, full automatic one-touch operation from the console switch while driving at slow speeds. It is no longer necessary to hold down the switch for the entire duration of the operation.

Additionally the top can be opened and closed from afar using the original factory key fob remotes. A quick sequence of key presses activates a full automatic top operation. “This smart feature can be used to air out the car while still approaching and, in the opposite case, the top can quickly be closed at the first sign of impending rainfall.” explains PR-Manager Sven Tornow. In addition to these two main functions every SmartTOP module also comes with numerous bonus features.

Inventor and manufacturer Mods4cars has now overhauled the exterior design of the SmartTOP module itself. Effective immediately all kits for the Porsche 911 Carrera come with the module in a new product enclosure. This custom designed enclosure is extremely slim and easier to install in the car than ever before. Two LEDs help during the installation process.

“The new enclosure was specifically designed for our SmartTOP modules.” Sven Tornow continues. “They now envelop all components of the internal electronics, including connectors, USB Port and LEDs. The LEDs help during installation by showing current status or troubleshooting information.” Sven Tornow concludes.

In conjunction with the supplied plug-and-play wiring adapter installation is extremely easy and can be done by anyone. Attaching the module to the car electronics is done by simply plugging in a connector. The integrated USB port allows quick and easy configuration of the user setting as well as firmware updates. Support software for Windows and Mac and firmware updates are available online, free of charge.

The SmartTOP Convertible Top Controller for Porsche Carrera is available for all Porsche 911 Carrera models and starts at 299 Euros + tax. SmartTOP kits are also available for all Porsche Boxster models.

Mods4cars currently offers the SmartTOP kits for the following popular brands: Alfa, Audi, Bentley, BMW, Ferrari, Ford, Infiniti, Jaguar, Lamborghini, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Mini, Nissan, Opel, Peugeot, Porsche, Renault, Volvo and VW.

SmartTOP Convertible Top Controller for Porsche Carrera is AVAILABLE AT www.mods4cars.com !

SmartTOP Convertible Top Controller for Porsche Carrera

SmartTOP Convertible Top Controller for Porsche Carrera 911 (996) now available

The new SmartTOP Convertible Top Controller for Porsche Carrera 911 (996) Convertible is available and in stock effective immediately. The aftermarket module allows opening and closing of the convertible top while driving at slow speeds and with one-touch operation. The top can also be controlled from the factory remote fob.

Aftermarket automotive electronics specialist Mods4cars, maker of the add-on SmartTOP modules for convertible tops now presents the new solution for the Porsche 911 Carrera Convertible (996). This new development allows owners to open and close the top while driving at slow speeds with one-touch convenience. It is no longer necessary to hold down the switch for the duration of the operation. A quick touch is enough to start a full automatic top cycle. This represents a true gain in convenience which means the car will be enjoyed with the top down more often.

Additionally the SmartTOP Convertible Top Controller for Porsche Carrera enables remote control of the top from the original key fob remote. A key sequence on the fob starts a full automatic opening or closing of the top. The original remote does not need to be altered. “SmartTOP customers can activate the top while still approaching their car, get in, start the engine and drive away with the top already down.” explains PR-Manager Sven Tornow.

Starting or stopping the engine does not stop an ongoing top operation. The rear windows can be raised with the top in the down position. The entire module can be temporarily disabled while retaining all user configurable settings all of which can be set to individual needs. It is also selectable if the windows should roll up or stay down after opening the top.

Programming of the user settings can be done in the car with a signature set up procedure or with a Windows or Mac computer using the USB connector built into the module. The USB port allows quick and easy firmware updates as well as full product configuration in seconds using support software available free of charge online.

Installation of the kit is very straight forward as well. It comes with a plug-in-between wiring adapter which connects the module to the car electronics. It is custom designed using OEM connectors to ensure a perfect and secure fit. No wires need to be spliced or cut and everything can be reverted back later without leaving any trace or damage.

The SmartTOP Convertible Top Controller for Porsche Carrera 911 Convertible is available for 299 Euros + tax. Kits are also available for all other Porsche Boxster models (all model years) and all 911 models (996 and newer). Mods4cars carries SmartTOP module kits for almost all popular brands of convertibles on the road today: Alfa, Audi, Bentley, BMW, Ferrari, Ford, Infiniti, Jaguar, Lamborghini, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Mini, Nissan, Opel, Peugeot, Porsche, Renault, Volvo and Volkswagen.

SmartTOP Convertible Top Controller for Porsche Carrera 911 (996) is AVAILABLE AT www.mods4cars.com !

SmartTOP Convertible Top Controller for Porsche Carrera

SmartTOP Roof Controller for Porsche 911 Targa

Effective immediately the SmartTOP Roof Controller for Porsche 911 Targa is available for the new Porsche 911 Targa. It allows convenient one-touch operation of the Targa Top as well as opening and closing operation from the original key fob remote.

Aftermarket automotive electronics specialist Mods4cars brings in the convertible top season with new product: The SmartTOP Roof Controller for Porsche 911 Targa is now available and makes using the Targa Top more fun with its intelligent and convenient features. The kit allows opening and closing with just a single tap on the console switch. Top operation completes fully automatically. It is no longer necessary to hold down the console switch for the entire time of the top cycle.

Additionally it is possible to control the Targa Top from the original factory key remote. “SmartTOP customers can open or close their top while approaching the car.” explains PR-Manager Sven Tornow. “This feature is particularly useful on hot days when it is nice to be able to air out the car before getting in. It is also a tremendous bonus to be able to close the top quickly from afar at the first sign of rainfall.” Sven Tornow continues. No change needs to be made to the original remote fobs.

Also the windows can be controlled, independently from the top, by remote. All functions and settings of the SmartTOP module can be configured to individual taste. The entire module can be temporarily disabled, if needed, while retaining all user settings for when it is re-enabled later.

Installation of the SmartTOP Roof Controller for Porsche 911 Targa is extremely simple. “In a very short time and with very few steps the module is installed in the car.” Sven Tornow points out. “The included custom designed plug-and-play wiring adapter simply connects the SmartTOP to the vehicle electronics.” No wires need to be cut, spliced or soldered. Removal is possible at any time without leaving any trace or damage.

The SmartTOP Roof Controller for Porsche 911 Targa comes in the new, exclusive Mods4cars product enclosure which was engineered in house for perfect fit. Due to its very small and slim nature it can be installed in very tight spaces. It is equipped with a USB port for quick and easy configuration and firmware updates via Mac or Windows PC. Support software and firmware updates are available online free of charge.

The kit for Porsche 911 Targa is available for 299 Euros + tax. SmartTOP kits are also available for Porsche Boxster and Porsche 911 Convertibles.

The following popular brands are supported by Mods4cars with SmartTOP kits: Alfa, Audi, Bentley, BMW, Ferrari, Ford, Infiniti, Jaguar, Lamborghini, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Mini, Nissan, Opel, Peugeot, Porsche, Renault, Volkswagen and Volvo.

SmartTOP Roof Controller for Porsche 911 Targa is AVAILABLE AT www.mods4cars.com !

SmartTOP Roof Controller for Porsche 911 Targa

SmartTOP Roof Controller for Porsche 911 Targa

 

 

RemoteTOP Convertible Top Controller for Porsche 911 Carrera Convertible reduced

Manufacturer Mods4cars has lowered the price for the RemoteTOP Convertible Top Controller for Porsche 911 (996). The product allows one-touch top operation from the original key fob remote. Effective immediately the kit is available for just 99 Euros/$129.

Aftermarket Automotive Electronics specialist Mods4cars has permanently reduced the retail price for the RemoteTOP Convertible Top Controller for Porsche 911 Carrera (996) Convertibles. The kit is now available for 99 Euros/$129 and makes usage of the convertible top more convenient and fun.

The main feature of the chip is the ability to remotely open and close the convertible top, using just the original key fob remote. Holding down the button on the remote for a set time puts the top in motion. A one-touch option can be turned on as well if full automatic top operation is desired.

There are a few additional bonus features such as active interior motion detector (alarm) with the top down, auto locking and unlocking of the doors and a short confirmation sound when locking and unlocking the car. All features can be turned on or off as needed. The entire module can be temporarily disabled as well while retaining all user settings for when it is re-enabled.

“The installation of the RemoteTOP kit is very easy.”, explains PR-Manager Sven Tornow. “Our chip is basically just plugged in between an existing connection.” Since there is no need to cut or splice any wires, it can be installed and later uninstalled quickly, without leaving damage.

Mods4cars has been developing add-on convertible top and convenience controls since 2002. Kits are available for many popular brands such as: Alfa, Audi, Bentley, BMW, Ferrari, Ford, Infiniti, Jaguar, Lamborghini, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Mini, Nissan, Opel, Peugeot, Porsche, Renault, Volkswagen and Volvo.

AVAILABLE AT www.mods4cars.com !

RemoteTOP Convertible Top Controller for Porsche 911

SmartTOP Convertible Top Controllers for Porsche Carrera Convertible and Porsche Boxster gain added functionality

Thanks to the aftermarket SmartTOP add-on top controller module, owners of the Porsche Carrera 991 and Boxster 981 get to enjoy full automatic one-touch top operation. Activate the console switch briefly and the top opens or closes by itself; there is no longer any need to hold the switch for the duration of the operation. Additionally it is possible to activate the top from the factory key fob remote. Here too the operation cycle completes without the need to hold any button the entire time. Each SmartTOP module also comes with a host of bonus features that make owning a convertible more fun and convenient.

Mods4cars has now added two new features to the Porsche Carrera 991 and Boxster 981 modules: If desired, the module can mute the radio when the ignition is first turned on. “Unfortunately the last used volume setting is not preserved on these systems. The radio always turns on at a factory pre-set volume when turning the ignition on, even if it was turned off or muted before.” says PR manager Sven Tornow. “This function is intended for those among our customers who would like to start driving without the radio playing.” Sven Tornow concludes.

Additionally the user configurable settings can now be programmed in cars equipped with the multifunction steering wheel. It is now possible to change settings in the car by using key combinations or by using a laptop connected to the module’s USB port. The USB port also allows customers to update the module firmware using a Mac or Windows laptop or desktop computer. Firmware updates are available online and free of charge for the life of the product. Existing customer always get to enjoy new functionality and updates as well.

The Porsche modules offer the following bonus features: Opening and closing of the windows independently from the top, an extended mode where top operation is not interrupted by turning the ignition on or off. A “valet” switch that turns the entire module off temporarily while retaining all user settings. The kit comes with a custom designed wiring adapter and can be installed or removed easily.
The Carrera 991 wind deflector gains one-touch operation and can be programmed to automatically raise up after the top is opened.

SmartTOP modules are available for Alfa, Audi, Bentley, BMW, Ferrari, Ford, Infiniti, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Mini, Nissan, Opel, Peugeot, Porsche, Renault, Volvo and VW. The kits are offered for almost all modern convertibles and roadsters on the road today. Pricing starts at 199 Euros + tax.

AVAILABLE AT www.mods4cars.com !

SmartTOP for Porsche Carrera 991 Convertible is now available from stock!

With this module installed, the convertible top can be opened and closed while driving at slow speeds by just tapping the switch once. Thanks to the remote one-touch function one key press on the original key fob is all that is required to activate the top operation; gone is the annoyance of having to continually depress the top control button. An easy installation is guaranteed because of the specially developed plug-and-play wiring adapter.

AVAILABLE AT www.mods4cars.com !

We are now accepting pre-orders for the new SmartTOP for Porsche Carrera 991 Convertible!

The SmartTOP for Porsche Carrera 991 Convertible will be available in December of this year. The module allows the one-touch opening and closing of the convertible top as well as top operation from the factory remote fob with a one-touch function. It comes with a full plug and play harness.

AVAILABLE AT www.mods4cars.com !