New hard top lexan rear hatch and suggestions? -
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 1 Old 06-02-2010, 03:02 PM Thread Starter
Registered User
1994 YJ Wrangler 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Lake Stevens
Posts: 11
New hard top lexan rear hatch and suggestions?

I bought this jeep with a Steel Horse 2 piece hard top. The back window and frame is missing but I have the hinges and a plexiglass/lexan window bouncing around.

I really dont care that its lexan and until I can find a replacement rear hatch I was thinking I would get some gas shocks and mount them and put a lock in it on bottom.

Has anyone attempted this? Do you have any pictures of a locking rear lexan without a frame? Its not really to keep people out as its to keep out the rattling and wind noise. Also it seems as though some exhaust is coming in through the back there. I want it to close tightly.

I was thinking I could get 2 of the locks one on each side to fasten it down. Im not so sure about mounting the gas shocks yet. Maybe all this is going to be more trouble than its worth. Any suggestions or ideas would be fantastic.

suchaconsumer is offline  

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Jeep Forums Replies Last Post
Which Fuel Hatch/Door to Buy? Any Suggestions? JfirEfightErP TJ Wrangler Technical Forum 4 12-24-2009 11:52 AM
lexan for rear window? monkeychrist TJ Wrangler Technical Forum 10 07-22-2008 12:41 PM
Hard Top hatch ? jeep63 YJ Wrangler Technical Forum 4 10-15-2007 03:32 PM
strange hard top rear hatch toates89 YJ Wrangler Technical Forum 5 04-28-2007 11:17 AM
Anyone be interested in Lexan hardtop rear windows? peejwolley YJ Wrangler Technical Forum 26 01-31-2005 11:12 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome