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Unread 04-29-2001, 12:15 PM   #1
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A new YJ Soft Bikini Top???

I have a question, I think someone on this forum mentioned the Bikini Top by California soft tops (http://www.californiatops.com./productframeie.html), it is totally enclosed to protect from the elements, however its $350. I am wondering if anyone has this for there YJ and how the quality of it is. Is it worth it to replace my current Bestop Soft top? It isnt sold in Quadratec so all I have to go by is there site. Any help would be appreciated.

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Unread 09-05-2001, 07:04 AM   #2
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If you look in the new JCWhitney catalog, Road Ends (I think) make a new top similar to that top for considerably less money. Check it out, see what you think.
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Unread 09-05-2001, 01:16 PM   #3
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The forum at Jeep's Unlimited had a huge writeup about CaliforniaTops (manufacture'd 3 hours north of where I live) where some people were quite disappointed with the product and the way the owner treated them.

I have heard both good and bad reports, but haven't personally dealt with C-Tops to give an opinion.

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Unread 09-06-2001, 08:19 AM   #4
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Well first, the company I was talking about was Pavement Ends, and second it is actually Rock Crusher that makes the top similar to the one you're talking about. They sell a top/tonneau combo, but for some reason they have the tonneau for CJ's, YJ's, and TJ's, but the top boot only for TJ's. Don't ask me why.
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Unread 09-07-2001, 12:29 PM   #5
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i have the cal pickup top and i really like it it overall a good top and tim has change his goting a alot nicer since then. Back then he having alot personal probs and now work them out. i think for seond top it be a good *if* you dont use the back very much hth
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Unread 09-16-2001, 07:39 PM   #6
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well i found there site but what is confusing is if i have a full best top, bikni top,duster,rearcover what good are they(keep or sell them) if i buy there half cab set up and there about $500 for a set up for my jeep, is that a good price?? and will it work for me in new england and how are there top half door's is it a slider or plastic?? p.s they are out of catalog's
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