The black rail has to come off. There should be 7 or so screws holding it on.
Don't drill any holes in the WS frame until the top is on, you might also remove the 2 large knobs that hold the windshield, for adjustment Purposes.
Depending on the year of your top, there will be either a fiberglass or metal strip that goes inside the WS frame. The screws go thru it, into the frame .
1957 WILLYS pickup, needs work.
1973 J 4000,
1978 CJ7 DD.
1979 CJ7 360, TH400/Quadratrac trail Jeep.
1980 CJ5 trail Jeep.
1983 CJ7 pretty weekend and sometimes to work Driver in the summer, My first rebuild, if the Q-trac and 5 are broke, this one is the one to take. its just as capable as the other 2, except nice paint.
1984 Grand Wagoneer, 1 ton axles, great 360/727, and a big a$& tree fell on it .
1989 YJ the CJ to YJ conversion.
2005 TJ Rubicon.
2011 Grand Cherokee Laredo 4x4, Mrs. LUCDOG's DD.
Lots of parts not for sale, i'm a hoarder.