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Old 06-25-2014, 10:18 AM   #1
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Single Tinted Window

Last fall, probably right around Halloween, someone slit the driver's side soft top rear window on my 13 JKU. My step-daughter saw someone running from the Jeep (parked in front of the house, the alarm must have scared them away). At the time I didn't think anything of it, as it was 2 or 3 in the morning, I didn't see anything visibly wrong.

A few days later I noticed the whole window had a nice slit running down it from a razor cut! I ended up putting the hard top on earlier than I had wanted and decided to look for a new window over the winter... HAH!

I am now running a mean piece of duct tape down the side of the window (can't screw it up anymore than it is already!)

Does anyone know of/or have any advice, on finding a single window for the JKU? It is the newer fabric style top. Thanks!

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Old 06-25-2014, 12:33 PM   #2
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Do a search in the For Sale section of the forum. There are quite a few people selling the soft top windows. The clear ones show up more frequent than the tinted ones.
You can also check on or Best Top for aftermarket ones.

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Old 06-25-2014, 03:42 PM   #3
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or you can go to your local shoe repair / upholstery shops, they can sew a new window on there for you, you can even get it tinted
good luck
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Old 06-26-2014, 09:14 AM   #4
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Thanks CharlesS and fred1diver! Fred, I would never have thought about having a new window sewn in.
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Old 06-26-2014, 02:50 PM   #5
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I used to work as a shoe maker's apprentice and we did them very often, we used to do more sewing and upholstering than fixing shoes lol
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Old 06-26-2014, 04:29 PM   #6
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I see windows on Craigslist all the time as well...just have to keep looking until you find someone with your color top. I used clear tape on a soft door window slice: worked out well for a while, then turned kinda yellow. Ripped it off and replaced the tape. Keep the windows for trail....or bad neighborhood.

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