||05-06-2013 12:31 PM
I looked at your Jeep in your Avatar...and have a Question?
Let me preface with I have had Jeeps since '94...and currently have a TJ and a JK.....even with my "familiarity" with jeeps and tops......the "sun rider" feature on the JK creates the POSSIBILITY of the situation you describe.
The ST on our JK has to more "latches" above the roll bars where the top header bars "pivot" ....when the top is folded back these are "unlatched"...and if not latched properly, when raising the ST after being completely lowered, it will make it almost impossible to latch front header bar..if this makes no sense to you start asking questions, looking for threads about this issue...if you "know what I am talking baout, but haven't checked that"...it would be my first guess...all ST's have one thing in common...there is a "specific order" in which to do things, and the order will make it MUCH EASIER to raise, lower, or remove your ST....Good Luck!!!