Zipper issues - Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ Tech Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today



Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 07-22-2010, 01:39 PM   #1
Newb
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 1
vtpwts is on a distinguished road
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.
vtpwts is offline   Quote
Old 07-22-2010, 01:42 PM   #2
Jeeper
 
nick50471's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Bushwood Country Club
Posts: 14,036
nick50471 is on a distinguished road
I replaced mine with one from Hobby Lobby.

__________________
License to kill gophers by the government of the United Nations. Man, free to kill gophers at will. To kill, you must know your enemy, and in this case my enemy is a varmint. And a varmint will never quit - ever. They're like the Viet Cong - Varmint Cong. So you have to fall back on superior intelligence and superior firepower. And that's all she wrote.

Nick's 52 Chevy COE Build
nick50471 is offline   Quote
Old 07-22-2010, 02:43 PM   #3
Sponsoring Vendor
 
BestopTeam@Bestop's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Colorado
Posts: 4,755
BestopTeam@Bestop is on a distinguished road
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.

You can get one online here:
BD-Co - Home
BestopTeam@Bestop is offline   Quote
Old 07-23-2010, 06:11 AM   #4
Jeeper
 
RockDawg's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: the boot heel of Louisiana
Posts: 34
RockDawg is on a distinguished road
A shoe/boot repair shop should have one AND be able to stitch it in for you
RockDawg is offline   Quote
Old 07-23-2010, 06:55 AM   #5
Jeeper
 
RoSs's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Posts: 133
RoSs is on a distinguished road
yea just about any upholstery shop should have them and be able to do the work for u. And u may try Jeepit.com. I know they do some dealings with zippers.
__________________
"Hold my beer and watch this"
*Its Always Better In Texas*
RoSs is offline   Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Zipper question Kelyxii General Jeep Discussion 13 12-13-2010 09:08 AM
Zipper Repair steam General Jeep Discussion 1 07-11-2010 01:07 PM
Lifted driveline issues? GroundHawg JK General Discussion Forum 17 05-23-2010 05:05 PM
help please, rear window zipper problem on new top mac3kuby TJ Tech Forum 5 07-16-2008 09:47 PM



Download our Mobile App

» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:15 PM.


User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2016 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2016 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC
« Back

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner