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Unread 06-08-2012, 03:20 PM   #1
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Custom soft top for LJ

I probably should have posted this in the build section, so here is a link the the wrangler general discussion forum:
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f176/...op-lj-1315733/




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Unread 06-08-2012, 03:49 PM   #2
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Where did you get those wheels?
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Unread 06-08-2012, 04:32 PM   #3
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Where did you get those wheels?
They are Stockton "smoothies".
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Unread 06-09-2012, 08:45 PM   #4
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Did you make the top ? I dig the color , I wish someone would offer a spice , or tan for the LJs .
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Did you make the top ? I dig the color , I wish someone would offer a spice , or tan for the LJs .
Thanks, yes there is a link to the build thread above...
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Unread 07-24-2012, 09:38 PM   #6
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Update-the top,is 99% done... more pics in my build thread...
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Looks like an aftermarket top. Great job!
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Unread 07-25-2012, 12:47 PM   #8
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Unread 07-25-2012, 02:13 PM   #9
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Update-the top,is 99% done... more pics in my build thread...
That looks great!! whats the hight difference between it and the factory top?

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Unread 07-25-2012, 04:59 PM   #10
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I believe it was about 3 inches. Just the right height to get my LJ with a 5 1/2 lift and true 35" tires into the 7' garage
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how is the wind noise?

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Unread 07-25-2012, 09:42 PM   #12
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As I recall, about the same as the factory top. Nothing really loud, just a little bit of a "fluttering noise" if that makes sense...
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