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post #1 of 6 Old 07-31-2011, 04:46 PM Thread Starter
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YJ top on a TJ

will a YJ hard top or soft top fit on a TJ??

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post #2 of 6 Old 07-31-2011, 04:47 PM
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Short answer... yes

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post #3 of 6 Old 07-31-2011, 07:12 PM
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Fitting the TJ to the YJ is far more common since they're (apparently) easier to fold than the YJ tops. You should be able to find a thread on this, and you'd know what was modified to make it fit.

Off the top, I remember you need a header bar for the windshield, and swap to a TJ roll bar as the YJ bars are too big. Redrill for the TJ sill plates too.

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post #4 of 6 Old 07-31-2011, 07:17 PM
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Hard top yes but you will need to cut some of the lip off where the top meets the windshield. My Tj had a Yj top on i it when I bought it. Also the Yj top will have to be screwed to the Tj windshield. Probably a no on the soft top though.
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post #5 of 6 Old 07-31-2011, 11:06 PM
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interesting, i thought the tubs had different dimensions, never thought it possible.

First Jeep was an 1989 YJ, I've also had a Grand Cherokee. Currently, I have a 99 XJ.
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post #6 of 6 Old 11-06-2011, 02:42 PM
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