SmartTOP convertible top controller for Mercedes-Benz SL R231 Roadster available January 2013
Las Vegas, Nevada – December 24th, 2012
Aftermarket automotive specialist Mods4cars will ring in the New Year with a new product. The SmartTOP convertible top controller for the just recently introduced Mercedes-Benz SL R231 Roadster will be ready to ship in January 2013. This end-user installable module allows opening and closing of the convertible top at slow speeds of up to 60km/h (~38mph). The top switch only needs to be tapped once. No more holding down for the duration of the operation is necessary.
Raising and lowering the top from the existing factory key fob remote is also possible with one-touch convenience: Up to the full RF range of the remote and without the need to hold down any button.
“Our customer can now close the top at the first sign of rain from within the street cafe.” explains PR-Manager Sven Tornow one of the many advantages of the SmartTOP module.
Also the optional factory Keyless-Go feature was integrated into Mods4cars’ newest product design. “Owners of the new SL can open or close the top by simply touching the driver’s side door handle while keeping the key in their pocket.” Sven Tornow continues. Additionally, the windows can be controlled separately from the top and optionally the starting or stopping of the engine will not interrupt an ongoing top operation. When needed, the entire module can be quickly disabled while retaining all user settings.
Installation and configuration of the convertible top module is simple and straightforward. A custom designed plug-and-pay wiring adapter is part of the kit. It connects the SmartTOP module to the vehicle electronics in a plug in between fashion without the need to tamper with any wires. The module sports a fully integrated setup mode, which allows adjusting all user configurable settings on the in-dash LCD with full and clear English text output. Thanks to the standard USB connection all settings and firmware updates can also be done with a Windows or Mac laptop. Updates and manuals are available free of charge at Mods4cars’ website.
The convertible top convenience extension kit for Mercedes-Benz SL R231 Roadster can be ordered now for 299 Euro + tax.
Add-on convenience and top modules are also available for: Alfa, Audi, Bentley, BMW, Ferrari, Ford, Infiniti, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Mini, Nissan, Opel, Peugeot, Porsche, Renault, Volkswagen and Volvo.
A demonstration of the features for SL R231 can be seen here:
Further details and purchasing information:
Mods4cars was founded in 2002 with the idea to add a highly demanded feature to the otherwise almost perfect Porsche Boxster: Comfort One-Touch roof operation while driving at slow speeds. The resulting product offered not only that, but also allowed quick and easy installation by just swapping out a relay box, thus leaving no traces and no permanent changes on the vehicle. The first SmartTOP roof controller was born.
The success of their first products in Germany and Europe prompted them in late 2004 to move operations to the USA, to be able to serve the American market as well as all other English speaking countries such as Australia, UK and South Africa from one central location. Their business has grown to a full-fledged international corporation with an office in Las Vegas and a full line of innovative products as well as distributors and installation partners all over the globe.
Being highly specialized in the development and distribution of aftermarket roof- and comfort controllers since 2002 allows them to offer an unsurpassed level of competence and product quality. Their main goal is optimization of each individual product to a maximum in compatibility, usability and intuitive operation. They put greatest effort into development and quality checks of all their products to achieve this goal and meet all expectations of their customers.
The extraordinary success of their products is also based on the great communication with their customers, which usually already starts for each new product during the development and prototyping phase.
1350 E. Flamingo Rd #3100,
Las Vegas, NV 89119 - USA
+1-310-9109055 - www.mods4cars.com
Presscontact: Anja Lehmann (firstname.lastname@example.org)
This release was published on openPR.
Permanent link to this press release:
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.
You can edit or delete your press release SmartTOP convertible top controller for Mercedes-Benz SL R231 Roadster available January 2013 here
News-ID: 247370 • Views: 1807
More Releases from mods4cars
Mods4cars SmartTOP Add-on Soft Top Control is Now Available for Ferrari 458 Spid …
As of now, the SmartTOP soft top control system from the manufacturer Mods4cars is also available for the Ferrari 458 Spider. The retrofit cabriolet module allows you to operate the convertible top while driving with one-touch. In addition, the roof can be opened and closed from afar via the car key. Las Vegas, NV (USA), May 5th, 2017 -- The retrofit SmartTOP roof module for the Ferrari 458 Spider is now
SmartTOP Add-On Convertible Top Controller for Audi TT 8S Now Available
The SmartTOP Add-On Convertible Top Controller made by Mods4cars is available for the new Audi TT Roadster 8S effective immediately. The aftermarket Convertible Top Controller allows operation of the top with convenient one-touch operation using the console switch as well as opening and closing of the top from afar using the original key fob remote. Las Vegas, NV (USA), April 5th, 2016 -- The add-on SmartTOP Convertible Top Controller kit for
SmartTOP Convertible Top Module for Audi A5 gets new custom designed wiring harn …
Aftermarket automotive electronics specialist Mods4cars has begun shipping the SmartTOP convertible top controller kit for Audi A5 with a new, custom designed plug-and-play wiring harness. All connectors are OEM quality for perfect fit and foolproof installation. Additionally the module itself boasts the new, exclusive Mods4cars enclosure. Las Vegas, Nevada – September 24th, 2013 The SmartTOP Convertible Top Controller made by Mods4cars for Audi A5 is a retrofit module which allows using the
SmartTOP Add-On Convertible Top Controller for BMW 3 Series and Z4 Gets New Look
The automotive electronics specialist outfit Mods4cars has redesigned the SmartTOP convertible top controller modules for the BMW 3 series convertible and Z4 roadster with a new, custom designed enclosure. The SmartTOP allows owners to operate the top with convenient one-touch operation while driving at slow speeds as well as from afar with the original factory key remote. Las Vegas, NV (USA), September 16, 2013 -- Effective immediately all SmartTOP add-on kits
More Releases for SmartTOP
Hardware-Update: SmartTOP Top Control for Bentley Continental GTC Convertible
Mods4cars retrofit SmartTOP controller for the Bentley Continental GTC Convertible will be delivered in a new housing. The SmartTOP roof module allows, among other things, one-touch operation of the convertible top during slow driving and operation of the roof via the existing vehicle keys. Las Vegas, NV (USA), November 2nd, 2016 -- The company Mods4cars completely redesigned the housing of its SmartTOP Roof Modules. The additional top control for the Bentley
SmartTOP Convertible Top Controller for Renault Megane CC III
The SmartTOP add-on convertible top module offered by Mods4cars for the Renault Megane CC III is now available. It allows convenient one-touch top operation while driving at slow speeds as well as opening and closing the top from the original factory key remote fob. It comes with a custom designed plug-and-play wiring harness for extremely simple and quick installation. Las Vegas, Nevada – January 16th, 2012 Effective immediately, the SmartTOP convertible
Mods4cars releases configuration program for SmartTOP Controllers
Mods4cars releases USB configuration program for SmartTOP Convertible Top Controllers that adds convenient adjustment of all preferences via PC to their universal Windows software. Ocean, NJ – March 30th, 2010 For quite some time now Mods4cars has been shipping their SmartTOP modules equipped with a standard USB port, which allows the modules to be connected to any regular Windows PC. This provides a quick and easy way to update the module firmware
One-Touch convertible top operation: SmartTOP for Audi A5 Convertible
With the introduction of their newest SmartTOP module, Mods4cars is proud to offer the world’s first aftermarket convertible top controller for the new Audi A5. Those who like to go topless and want to add extra convenience to their automated drop tops will find that the SmartTOP add-on modules offered by Mods4cars are a perfect fit. Engineered in Germany and made in the USA, the modules add a plethora of customizable
SmartTOP USB presentation in Las Vegas
Mods4cars will be presenting the new SmartTOP controller module with USB port at the inaugural annual SLKWorld.com community convention in Las Vegas. Corona, California – Sept. 18th, 2009 - SmartTOP modules became well known for two key features: The Remote Top Control, allowing the convertible top to be opened or closed using the factory remote key, and the Convertible Top Operation While Driving, allowing the top to be opened or closed
Convertible Top controller SmartTOP for VW EOS gets internet connectivity
The new SmartTOP comfort top controller add-on for the Volkswagen EOS now sports a USB port for quick online feature updates. Additionally the latest firmware version released for this module now allows operation of the convertible top with installed hitch and trailer. Corona, California – Oct. 3rd, 2009 - With no doubt the two most remarkable highlights about the SmartTOP after-market convertible top controller series are the ability to raise and