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Old 05-02-2013, 11:56 AM   #1
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Took the soft top off for the first time yesterday on my '91. Kinda a pain, but well worth the ride! This is how jeeps are supposed to be driven!! Gotta admit tho, not looking forward to putting it back up tomorrow... Ugh
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Old 05-02-2013, 12:04 PM   #2
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know the feeling brother!

I'm going to PA for the weekend and my buddies are begging to take the top off... I'm never one to argue with taking it off... it's putting it back on that becomes the problem

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Took the soft top off for the first time yesterday on my '91. Kinda a pain, but well worth the ride! This is how jeeps are supposed to be driven!! Gotta admit tho, not looking forward to putting it back up tomorrow... Ugh
Practice makes perfect. The first time I tried taking it off it took me about an hour, putting it back on was another 40 minutes...the second time I took it off in about 15 minutes and had it up in about 15 as well. You get faster and start doing steps together and learn what order to do them in
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Old 05-02-2013, 01:13 PM   #4
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Just don't let your top get so bad it flys off lol had that happen yesterday and now I am topless till I get a new one:P
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Old 05-02-2013, 01:17 PM   #5
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I'm at around 5 off and 10 on.

If it's been sitting in nice warm sun.

If it's cold I'd rather put a heavy coat on than try to put it up


Oh yeah.
First time top off and no picture?
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Old 05-02-2013, 01:19 PM   #6
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Yea dont try And put it on under 60 it will break the windows and is really stiff
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Old 05-02-2013, 02:42 PM   #7
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The problem with having a hard top it is not as easy as you guys have to put up and take down, I want to wait till the weather is real good before I take off the top!!!
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Old 05-02-2013, 03:46 PM   #8
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Just don't let your top get so bad it flys off lol had that happen yesterday and now I am topless till I get a new one:P
Omg... Whatta nightmare
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Old 05-02-2013, 03:59 PM   #9
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Took the hardtop off here in Chicago last Saturday. If it rains I've got a bikini top and tonneau cover. I actually put those on last night.

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Nice!! I gotta get those for mine this summer!
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Old 05-04-2013, 02:34 PM   #11
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Got the top back on before tonight/tomorrow's rain... First time, 15 minutes alone. I'm cool with that. Can't wait to get the rain past so I can peel it back again!!!!
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Got the top back on before tonight/tomorrow's rain... First time, 15 minutes alone. I'm cool with that. Can't wait to get the rain past so I can peel it back again!!!!
See it wasn't to hard.

A long a you don't skip a step you're good

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