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Rear Hard Top Installation
NOTE: If the door frames are installed from soft top
usage, they must be removed prior to installation of the
1. Inspect the hard top seals for damage and replace if
2. Install the hard top using the same steps for removal
in reverse order.
Make sure that the hard top is sitting flush with the body
at the sides and check to ensure that there is a uniform
gap between the lift glass and hard top.
The Torx fasteners that attach the hard top to the body
should be torqued to 66 in lb +/- 22 in lb (7.5 N·m +/-
It is not necessary to pinch connection when reinstall-
ing washer hose. Push on until click is heard.
Do not drive your vehicle on pavement with the door
frame(s) removed as you will lose the protection that
they can provide. This procedure is furnished for use
during off-road operation only.
Failure to follow these cautions may cause interior
water damage, stains or mildew:
Opening a door or lowering a window while the
top is wet may allow water to drip into the
UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 171