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Unread 06-07-2013, 08:41 AM   #1
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Looking for a soft top!!!

Hey all,

New jeep owner here, looking to get the hard top off ASAP!!
have back brackets and roll bar brackets already, I'm thinking I just need the support bars and fabric?

Anyone know of a cheaper way to get a replacement when I need parts too.. Online cheapest I can find is around $650-700 plus shipping..
Kijiji / craigslist has nothing in my area willing to drive a bit for a deal or someone looking to help out a newbie jeeper!

Any known deals in the Windsor ON, or Detroit MI area, let me know!!

I appreciate any input

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Unread 06-07-2013, 08:44 AM   #2
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I picked up my Rampage frameless for a total of like $550 IIRC.
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Unread 06-07-2013, 08:45 AM   #3
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Ebay is your next best bet or the classifieds here.
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Unread 06-07-2013, 10:05 AM   #4
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I picked up my Rampage frameless for a total of like $550 IIRC.
Got mine for around $300 on amazon

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Unread 06-07-2013, 11:27 AM   #5
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Unread 06-07-2013, 12:51 PM   #6
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Kijiji / craigslist has nothing in my area
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Unread 06-07-2013, 01:12 PM   #7
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Wanna drive to New Mexico? I'll swap you my soft top with tinted windows, NIB Mopar half doors, New soft upper doors, 2 NIB sets of clear windows, Bestop door panels, Mopar hinges for the doors and a Bestop frame kit for a good hard top...
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Unread 06-07-2013, 01:15 PM   #8
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Lol it would cost me a **** ton in gas just to get there!
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Unread 06-07-2013, 01:17 PM   #9
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Lol it would cost me a **** ton in gas just to get there!
Yes it would.. but it would be an adventure... and I'll even take you wheeling when we get em swapped!
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Unread 06-07-2013, 01:30 PM   #10
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I've always heard that you're better off getting a brand new top, rather than hunting for a used. Recently I bought a softopper bowless top with tinted windows. This came with all the hardware, and the door surrounds. (Metal bars around the doors) and I love it! I can take the windows fully off making a safari top, and it's a lot quieter. I paid just a bit over $500. It's all made in American and very sturdy. Do you have full doors or half doors?
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Unread 06-07-2013, 02:17 PM   #11
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Wanna drive to New Mexico? I'll swap you my soft top with tinted windows, NIB Mopar half doors, New soft upper doors, 2 NIB sets of clear windows, Bestop door panels, Mopar hinges for the doors and a Bestop frame kit for a good hard top...
I would trade you my hard top just for the mopar half doors
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Unread 06-07-2013, 02:29 PM   #12
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If it is a good hard top, drive on over and you can have all or part of what I listed. They have the programmable lock cylinders, still in the bags...Mopar hinges for the doors still in the bags.. Seriously, I am either going to sell them and buy a hard top, or swap all this stuff for one. I ain't picky. I want a hard top and the space back in my garage so I can actually fit the Jeep in it.. the Missus don't want to go topless anymore, and honestly, I'm kinda tired of dust inside...

FWIW, there are pictures of them in the Santa Fe NM Craigslist auto parts, 6-6-13..
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Unread 06-07-2013, 04:01 PM   #13
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Have you looked at the Quadratops Mordy88?
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Unread 06-07-2013, 09:44 PM   #14
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I have two soft top frames. Three if you count the one I'm using... You can have one but I think it's too big to go UPS. How hard to ship to Canada? My zip is 89183.

So you have the door surrounds and the brackets that go on the back of the Jeep and the bar for the back window to tailgate? That stuff adds up pretty fast...
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Unread 06-08-2013, 02:55 PM   #15
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i dont believe I've looked at qudratops? is that a company that sells or type of top?

I have the left and right bracket on my roll bars, and i have a left and right that i believe is for the back track that slides into the window channel? i have i believe the brackets for the channel to clip to...

I dont think I have door surrounds... unless you can have them on with a hard top otherwise I'm going to say no.. Sorry guys new to the Jeep.
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