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Old 02-04-2010, 01:13 AM   #1
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Adding a Hardtop to Factory Soft-top JK

Does anyone know if you add a hardtop to a JK purchased with only a soft-top, does it require additional wiring, wiper switch, etc? I kept my hardtop off my 2008 and am thinking of buying a new 2009 with only a soft-top. Will mods be required?

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Old 02-04-2010, 01:16 AM   #2
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As far as I know theres just a plug that the hard top wipers and defrosters plug into usually under the carpet in the back

So there shouldn't be any extra wiring, unless theres no switches for it

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Old 02-04-2010, 01:40 AM   #3
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Thanks. I will have to check the switch on the console for the rear wiper switch.
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Old 02-04-2010, 01:46 AM   #4
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Finally found it on a MOPAR web site

The site says...Requires Hard Top Wiring Package for installation if vehicle was not built with a hard top originally (see listing below).

Switch and wiring package, includes wiring harness and switches to operate dome light, defroster, wiper and washer. Fits 2 Dr. and 4 Dr. vehicles. If Vehicle is heater only, also order 55111842AB Heater Switch.
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