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Wyo-JK 03-20-2012 02:04 PM

wind noise
 
Hey my friend has atj and she its getting allot of wind noise with her hard top..any ideas on how assure can make it quiet lol I was thinking rtv silicone along the top

CharTay 03-20-2012 02:25 PM

New weather stripes would probably make a big difference

Jerry Bransford 03-20-2012 02:30 PM

The front may not be seated from the top having been installed incorrectly. The top should be placed into position and the front latches fully clamped down first, then the rear bolts are installed and tightened. If the rear bolts are installed and tightened first, the top may not seal correctly over the windshield. If you undo the top to reseat it over the windshield, make sure to lift it up a tad off the rear so it can pull itself into position as the front clamps are clamped.

If that doesn't do it, a new seal is indicated.

JeepandMud 03-20-2012 04:10 PM

Mine makes noise, but I'm still able to hear my passenger and my radio. Like the other two have suggested, weatherstrips; which I'm gonna get a new set for mine; and make sure the front end is secured to the top of the windshield.

Wyo-JK 03-20-2012 07:52 PM

Thanks for the input guys! I will try re seating the front weatherstrip tomorrow

Remus_Redbone 03-20-2012 10:15 PM

I could very well be normal if the top hasn't been off recently. A Jeep with the top installed perfectly isn't what I would call a quiet vehicle.......


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