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Old 09-30-2013, 04:52 PM   #1
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Soft top windows storage

Ok so it's October so it's getting close to time to pull the soft top off and put on the hard top for the winter. I have the mopar boot which comes with the window roll pouches and I was wondering if it is a good idea to roll the windows and keep them rolled all winter? Will this hurt the Windows?

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Old 09-30-2013, 05:34 PM   #2
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I am not sure if it will harm them to store rolled up or not. I've always stored them flat, sandwiched in terrycloth towels. On a shelf in the garage, on the camper bed in the winter.
I've even tossed them under the bed at home till the wife busted me!
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Old 10-14-2013, 08:36 PM   #3
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I roll mine up all summer n put em under the top when it's down(it's been7yrs). Which is all summer. I don't think it'd be a problem. All u need is a little heat in the fall to flatten em out.
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Old 10-14-2013, 09:29 PM   #4
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For the most part, as long as they aren't rolled or unrolled when they are cold, there should be no problem.
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Old 11-07-2013, 10:01 PM   #5
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I roll mine up in the storage bag when putting away the soft top for a while. No issues.

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Old 11-07-2013, 10:16 PM   #6
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Mine are under the bed... when GF asked... I said you don't sleep UNDER the bed so don't worry about it.
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Old 11-08-2013, 12:00 AM   #7
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Another great storage method is to hang them with clip on pants hangers.
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Old 11-08-2013, 03:37 PM   #8
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I use a storage bag for mine. Has liners between each window and it zips up to keep the dust. $50

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Old 11-10-2013, 08:59 PM   #9
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I use the cloverpatch bag/kit with a pool noodle rolled up with the felt kit.

I'll have my windows out for the entire winter but theyre always rolled up and bag is stored on top of my top folded down in the rear.

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