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Old 02-20-2010, 10:05 PM   #1
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What temp does the soft top go on?

Hey everyone, this is my first spring time with my TJ and I have my hard top on and I was wondering what average temp do you with hard tops put your soft tops on?
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Old 02-20-2010, 10:08 PM   #2
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Temps have less to do with it than the rain for me. When the rains slow down, and nice days are on the horizon, I pull the hard top.

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Old 02-20-2010, 10:42 PM   #3
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I run the soft top year round...soft top comes off when it's warm enough to enjoy the weather.
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Old 02-20-2010, 11:09 PM   #4
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I only have a soft top in the NE. Just don't unzip the windows in the vey cold.
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Old 02-20-2010, 11:16 PM   #6
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x3 I run the soft top year round. Last year, I took it down when it hit 50 for the first time. At that temp, the top is a bitch to get back on.
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Old 02-21-2010, 07:25 AM   #7
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Things go a lot easier if it's in the upper 60's or higher. Having it out in the sun helps a lot too.
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Old 02-21-2010, 08:56 AM   #8
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Hard top comes off when the highs are a consistent 60˚ and up.
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Old 02-21-2010, 10:15 AM   #9
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i think the book says 40 degrees.....i look it up one time for some reason but they are a pain to get on even if it it 50 degrees out.
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Old 02-21-2010, 10:37 AM   #10
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Soft top is on from the end of November to early March. Besides that, bikini top to keep the sun off me. I love California.

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Old 02-21-2010, 11:24 AM   #11
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I usually wait for a sunny day in the mid 60's or higher. Let the soft top sit out in the direct sun for a few hours to make it more pliable and youre good to go.
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Old 02-21-2010, 11:34 AM   #12
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I only use my soft top, that has no windows when I need a rain protector when I didn't find time to get my hard top back on.

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