Almost everyone takes them off because they fade and crack .the other problem is they collect water behind them and rot out the windshield frame and cowelling. I like them either way . I would put one back on if they weren't to expensive for the after markets .So plain for me cause $$$$$$$
I like mine, it's covered in leather by a friend that works at a corporate jet airplane upholstery shop, wish it was the one with the thin ears on the side, cause I'm wanting to add front hoop. like others said makes a nice shelf [while sitting still]
Nuh - uh... Keep it plain for me... I like the classic utilitarian look of the dash... Here's a pic of installing mine a few years ago...
1977 Jeep CJ7 Renegade, 304 V8, Torque Flite 999 automatic, Dana 300, AMC 20, Dana 30 front, 30" X 9.50" tires, building it back to stock..
A new work in progress, and a new lease on life...