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Old 10-02-2012, 11:13 AM   #1
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Hard top with half doors?

I found a hardtop the same color as my soft top my question is will the new top work with my half doors/ soft windows or will I have to find full doors with glass? Thanks in advance.
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Old 10-02-2012, 11:20 AM   #2
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Check the top corner away from windshield. The full doors & hardtop have a rounder corner, where the soft top forms more of a pointed intersection. Very visible on my 91 jeep. I just bought sliders to replace my upper half zipper doors.

Does that make sense?

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You can run uppers from a Besttop supertop too
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Old 10-02-2012, 02:54 PM   #4
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Thanks guys! The top had a set of windows that went with it that has the rounded corners. Still may put the sliding ones on latter. Were can I find them how much do they run? Thanks again!!!
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IMO sliders are junk, they rattle, the opening is small, and they are expensive. For what a new set costs, you can find a full set of doors and be years ahead
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Old 10-02-2012, 02:57 PM   #6
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Yeah as long as iv been looking for a hard top I expect it will be that long or longer till I find a good set of doors for the right price!
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I usually get 500-750 for a set of doors depending on condition.
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Old 10-02-2012, 03:06 PM   #8
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I have been looking for a set of uppers for awhile. They are hard to come by at a price I want to pay here in NJ. There are tons of uppers with the pointed corners for the soft top but few rounded ones that fit the hardtop.
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Old 10-02-2012, 07:02 PM   #9
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Luckily my top came with the windows to fit the top gotta love CL for jeep parts!!!
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Old 10-15-2012, 10:01 PM   #10
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I just boutht an 88 wrangler with the factory hard top. The upper half of the doors are missing .... Will soft doors work or what will be my cheapest way to pup something in the upper half of the door?? Any help would be appreciated.
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contact this guy on the forum ...rebel_ryders_offroad , apparently he has 600 pairs of factory hard doors !
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I have been looking for a set of uppers for awhile. They are hard to come by at a price I want to pay here in NJ. There are tons of uppers with the pointed corners for the soft top but few rounded ones that fit the hardtop.
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I just boutht an 88 wrangler with the factory hard top. The upper half of the doors are missing .... Will soft doors work or what will be my cheapest way to pup something in the upper half of the door?? Any help would be appreciated.
I have several sets of canvas with round corners, pm me
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Old 10-16-2012, 02:35 PM   #13
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I am in the same boat. I just picked up a nice hard top for $250.
Now the search is on for cheap full doors, or rounded soft uppers.
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Soft uppers. Black
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I think I have some, I'll look
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.... Just sold on CL in Jersey for $200. New in box.
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I'd buy every set I could get for that lol
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Old 10-16-2012, 04:26 PM   #18
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It was 2 hours away, or I would have jumped on it.
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Just dug this thread up while searching.. Can anyone confirm or deny if these are Best top super top upper soft half. Or are the OEM uppers.





I just bought a Hardtop and want to be able to run these until I do something different.
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I can't make my besttop super top uppers work with my new hardtop. I was told they would, but I can't make them.
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Old 04-14-2014, 07:14 AM   #21
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No soft rounded upper doors that are made for a yj will not work with a hard top you can use tj uppers with a little modifications.
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Old 04-14-2014, 12:13 PM   #22
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I saw a thread somewhere where they were getting TJ uppers off Craigslist an cutting the rear pin that drops into the door, the front 2 seem to fit, trimming it to fit the yj door then welding it in place.
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contact this guy on the forum ...rebel_ryders_offroad , apparently he has 600 pairs of factory hard doors !
Just tried to contact- his mailbox is full apparently!
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My 2002 TJ I just bought the hard top was trashed. Looking at buying a hardtop also. Will the rounded soft top uppers work with a hardtop until I can find full doors?
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Yes, they should. if they are factory uppers that fit in that folding plastic surround. I recommend half doors with upper glass sliders over full doors or soft upper plastic windows. More elbow room with the half doors.

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Yea they are the soft tops with the rounded plastic insert things.

That was one of the reasons I was debating full doors and wanted to look. I live in Florida. There is probably going to be a good number of times I would have hard top on but love to have half a door.

Majority of time if she goes out it will be topless. So that was why I decided to replace the worn out top with a hard top.

Do you have the best top sliders?
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Have 1990 Jeep YJ, Hardtop with half doors, looking for black soft windows! Any help would be appreciated!!!!
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The Bestop YJ soft uppers with rounded corners will not fit a hard top, they are made to fit their Supertop soft top. TJ uppers will fit if one of the posts are cut off and re-welded to fit the slots on the YJ half door. There are two companies that I know of that made/make aftermarket fiberglass uppers with sliding windows - Steel Horse (no longer in business but sometimes you can find them being sold used) and Bull Dawg http://www.bulldawgmfg.com/ixxocart/...87_95-2-1.html. The Bull Dawg are expensive ($750 for new) but you might be able to find some used. Bestop sells canvas uppers with sliding windows, but you'd have to modify the TJ model to fit your YJ hard top.
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Do you have the best top sliders?
Yes, I had the bestop sliders on my LJ. Great product. Spendy, but worth every penny.

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Have 1990 Jeep YJ, Hardtop with half doors, looking for black soft windows! Any help would be appreciated!!!!
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CyndiB's answer pertains to your YJ...

This is one of the hard uppers that fit with the hard top. Not sure who made them though.


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