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Old October 31st, 2004, 10:44 AM
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When closing the front doors, does the rear of your sliding window rest on the soft top pad that comes down behind it, or does it slip inside of it when closing? It looks like the door has been designed along the top edge towards the rear of the door to allow it to be closed on top of the soft top for a somewhat better seal. It's difficult to explain what I am trying to say but hopefully someone will get he gist.
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Old October 31st, 2004, 11:26 AM
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I think I know what you are asking. Yes the top of the door is supposed to fit up against the top. As most of our tops have shrunk there might be a little bit of a gap. I have about a 1/4 inch gap on my top.
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Old October 31st, 2004, 05:26 PM
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Thanks. I am actually talking about the rear of the window and the edge of the top that runs down the side from the topof the car. It seems the soft top side actually can be closed (pinched) in the door when closed to create a slightly better seal. I need to know if this is wrong and may be causing damage to the top. I looked at many pics on ebay and can't figure it out.
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Old October 31st, 2004, 07:42 PM
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When it's cold and there's a gap between my window and the top (no matter which part) I just put some black 1" foam pipe insulation around the top. It'll add a little space to give you the seal and it won't damage your top. The foam has a little bit of adhesive on it and it'll keep it in place.
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Old October 31st, 2004, 09:15 PM
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On mine I adjusted the metal bar outboard. The bar I am talking about is the one that attaches to the top of the tub, right behind the door. It also hooks itself to the top of the bar which goes across the door. This causes a good seal. I have no gaps or spaces when the doors are closed. I hope that helped.
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Old November 1st, 2004, 03:35 PM
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Not sure what you mean on this. Here is a pix of how my doors close (note I did not use seal).
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