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Old 03-14-2012, 10:52 AM
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Greetings All, if I roll up the rear window, is there supposed to be a strap/band or something to hold it up?. If it is missing (which i believe it is) any good ideas on what to use. Thanks...
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Mine has a stretchy band that goes around the rolled window and button it in place.

I see that you are in Forest Hill, CA...by Auburn?

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Actually, I'm in Forest Hill Maryland...... and thanks for the reply.......
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Actually, I'm in Forest Hill Maryland...... and thanks for the reply.......
Ahhh...thanks. BTW...welcome to the forum!
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i find it very informative. one of the best forums i've been on........
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i just ordered a set from the dealer. they will be in tomorrow......
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Just unzip it, it comes out. Finally got mine out today for the first time since I've owned the Jeep.
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i'm gonna zip down and drape in the back on the way home from work today.
not a big fan of having it loose in the back and not quite warm enough to remove for my 80 mile commute........
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i'm gonna zip down and drape in the back on the way home from work today.
not a big fan of having it loose in the back and not quite warm enough to remove for my 80 mile commute........
oooouch.... i hope you have a 6 speed at least... gas is already killing me and i only drive half that per day but to answer your question there are two stetchy button straps, one on each side, to fasten the rolled rear window. on mine at least
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I actually drive my Miata 4 days and the Rubicon 1 day, and on the weekends....
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Zipping it out, sometimes hard to zip back in atleast on my top it is. I just roll mine up.
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Zipping it out, sometimes hard to zip back in atleast on my top it is. I just roll mine up.
x2, its a pain in the ass to get the zipper started again
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I just upgraded to quick releases on the bow arms, now I just remove the entire top, to hell with them zippers!
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I just upgraded to quick releases on the bow arms, now I just remove the entire top, to hell with them zippers!
That sounds awesome....pics of the quick release setup please.
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that sounds awesome....pics of the quick release setup please.


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I notice a lot of folks roll it up into those straps -- I find it easier to unzip and tight roll it inside and down and tuck into the space above the add-a-trunk. I never figured out how to avoid sliding the window out of the bottom guide in order to roll up so I had to improvise...

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Greetings All, if I roll up the rear window, is there supposed to be a strap/band or something to hold it up?. If it is missing (which i believe it is) any good ideas on what to use. Thanks...

they should have been in the same 'zip lock' as your grab handles. Found mine in glove box or in pouches behind seats, cant remember which.

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