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Old 08-30-2007, 09:10 PM   #1
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Soft top and rain?

With full hard doors and a soft top does rain still get in anywhere? Im just wondering if i should take my hard top off (forever)
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Old 08-30-2007, 09:20 PM   #2
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Funny you should ask that today because it freaking poured on the way home..... and not a drop inside. Soft tops are amazing that way.... they keep the rain out.

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Old 08-30-2007, 09:28 PM   #3
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My soft top was useless tuesday afternoon...40 MPH winds some hail and driving sideways rain........I suppose it woulda worked better if it was on the freakin Jeep

I made it 500 miles before it got soaked
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As long as the top is installed properly you shouldn't have a problem.
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Sweet,im putting mine on sat or sun :-) Maybe i will never use my hard top again!
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Old 08-30-2007, 11:17 PM   #6
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I wouldn't say that

I love my hard top. Keeps the Jeep much warmer in the winder.
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Old 08-30-2007, 11:35 PM   #7
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haha and ur only in arizona!

but a hardtop is very nice for when its cold or when you want to have a conversation or be on the phone without yelling, and also if you leave you jeep at the airport or something for a while or at the mall even, much more secure!

when you go to a soft top remember to leave your doors unlocked, or else they'll just cut the top and put you back even more $$$
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Soo? I still get a good amount snow though

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Old 08-31-2007, 12:07 AM   #9
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haha and ur only in arizona!

but a hardtop is very nice for when its cold or when you want to have a conversation or be on the phone without yelling, and also if you leave you jeep at the airport or something for a while or at the mall even, much more secure!

when you go to a soft top remember to leave your doors unlocked, or else they'll just cut the top and put you back even more $$$
Unlocked huh. With the alarm on lol
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Old 08-31-2007, 06:47 AM   #10
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He is right... If you lock it, they will only cut through the top. I just reccomend getting some tuffy storage stuff... a console and a replacement glove box to put valuable stuff in and leave it unlocked. As for stealing teh whole vehicle... get an alarm that kills the ignition system.

And my top is 10 years old on its last leg, and only leaks where the years of the previous owners abuse caused tears in the top.
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My soft top was useless tuesday afternoon...40 MPH winds some hail and driving sideways rain........I suppose it woulda worked better if it was on the freakin Jeep

I made it 500 miles before it got soaked
Giddyup! They are funny like that, don't work worth a darn hanging on the garage wall, (although I'll bet the wall is still dry!) but keeps everything nice and dry when they are on!

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