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Unread 07-14-2013, 10:28 AM   #1
tcook95beast
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Zipper issue

I have a little issue with the zipper on the back drivers side window. It has pulled apart and the little plastic clasp is cracked. Is there a way to replace this zipper or fix the one that is on there? I can't take my top up and down like it is!! Any suggestions would be appreciated.

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Unread 07-14-2013, 10:34 AM   #2
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If the zipper clasp is shot so is the zipper. You will have to get a new zipper sewn in. Not easy to find anyone to do it. If your stitching is bad you are ready for a new top.

Much easier to replace the top. Please fill in your profile before asking more questions, it helps others to help you.

Sorry for the bad news.
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Unread 07-14-2013, 11:24 AM   #3
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I had a zipper replaced at a place that does boat canvas. Cost about $35
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Unread 07-14-2013, 01:05 PM   #4
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I had a zipper replaced at a place that does boat canvas. Cost about $35

Interesting! I wonder what and if they would do the seams on old tops to save them?

I have replaced a couple of tops only due to the stitching rotting and breaking.
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