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Old 09-23-2013, 11:05 AM   #1
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Soft top

Just got a 08 wrangler unlimited. I just notice when I put the top up there is a gap between the roof and the window. Is this normal or I'm doing something wrong.
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Old 09-23-2013, 11:07 AM   #2
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That is not normal. Are your top rails locked into the latch correctly?

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Old 09-23-2013, 11:11 AM   #3
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Have you rolled the door sill retainers into the door sill? If you have an 08, then you have those instead of the cable top
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Old 09-23-2013, 11:27 AM   #4
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I'll check. All of these is new to me. I traded my vw for the jeep. So I'm trying to learn about the top.
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Old 09-23-2013, 11:33 AM   #5
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not normal, make sure the cross bar is set in place correctly

jkjeeper06 - I have an 08 and im just curious as to what the difference in the cable top is?
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Old 09-23-2013, 11:51 AM   #6
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The bar is sitting on top of a plastic tab. I got the bar to sit next to it but the whole roof was to far forward. I'll take a picture of it when I go to lunch.
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Old 09-23-2013, 12:18 PM   #7
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Here is the pic of the bar
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Old 09-26-2013, 05:00 PM   #8
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Any info please on how to fix it.
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Old 09-26-2013, 05:15 PM   #9
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Something's not lining up properly...obviously. I would recommend u take it completely off and start again. Not much help I know, but take your time and try to understand how it works.
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Old 09-26-2013, 05:34 PM   #10
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My 08 sometime the cross bar won't go in place and I have to manually reach under and put it in place kind of looks like what your showing in the picture but I can't tell for sure
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Old 09-26-2013, 09:25 PM   #11
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I agree with everyone else. Take the top back open and start again because it is not laying down far enough. My 07 top always had a little bump at the velcro there, but nothing that high.
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Old 09-27-2013, 12:41 PM   #12
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Agreed. I would recommend watching the videos on Jeep.com. I watched them before folding it down the first time. Also its easier to get back on after its been in the sun all day.

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