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post #1 of 14 Old 05-12-2015, 09:47 AM Thread Starter
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JK half door window rattle fix

half door rattles at the arm rest. The fabric top waves at about 60 mph and taps against the window frame. Thought someone might have come up with a solution to this problem. Was thinking about a piece of door seal but can't find the correct configuration.

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post #2 of 14 Old 05-12-2015, 11:40 AM
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Mine does the same, and it can get annoying, but I don't drive highway much, so I have just ignored it for the time being. I'm sure it can be mostly cured without much effort, I just haven't tried. I'll keep an eye on this thread to see what others come up with.

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are these the OEM half doors or the cheaper knockoffs?

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They are OE half doors.
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They are OE half doors.
did you install the wire harness kit?

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the wire harness kit is for the alarm it connects to the door locks. if it is not tied down it could rattle inside the door

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Half doors don't have OEM electric door locks.
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Don't think it has alarm system. It door skin definitely has a wind flap on the door skin.
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Half doors don't have OEM electric door locks.
Mine does

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post #11 of 14 Old 05-14-2015, 06:33 AM Thread Starter
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Is it oem or aftermarket. been looking at aftermarket set up. Had ram 1500 crew cab lone star edition 4x4 loaded before my jk. miss some of the frills.
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Is it oem or aftermarket. been looking at aftermarket set up. Had ram 1500 crew cab lone star edition 4x4 loaded before my jk. miss some of the frills.
mine are OEM you need to go buy the wire harness from mopar and the door locks. this kit allows the alarm to sound when some one opens the doors.

http://www.mopar.com/part/82212943?s...=275571&b=jeep

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do you have an automatic trans. Is the wiring in place to hook up to. Mopar doesn't have a kit for standard trans.
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Gonna try after market ?
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