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Old 07-22-2010, 01:39 PM   #1
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Zipper issues

my question is this, does anyone know where to go to get a replacement zipper for the rear window? the teeth on mine went bad, the window is fine and the top is good but i am unable to find a zipper from the dealer and would like to replace with the same as is in there now. thank you for any help with this.

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Old 07-22-2010, 01:42 PM   #2
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I replaced mine with one from Hobby Lobby.

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Old 07-22-2010, 02:43 PM   #3
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Zippers are fairly standard items, and they come in a handful of sizes. You -probably- need a #10. That's a big one, so boat canvas makers might be a good place.

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Old 07-23-2010, 06:11 AM   #4
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A shoe/boot repair shop should have one AND be able to stitch it in for you
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Old 07-23-2010, 06:55 AM   #5
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yea just about any upholstery shop should have them and be able to do the work for u. And u may try I know they do some dealings with zippers.
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