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Old 04-25-2019, 08:25 AM
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I'd like to get some air flow through our jk with a hardtop ive insulated the roof panels which helps a bit keeping the heat from soak into into the interior some venting in the rear would probably help a lot. i thought of adding one of those plastic vents use don camper shells but dont really want to cut a hole in the top. maybe a latching mechanism extension that allows the rear window to be cracked open slightly it cant go far due to the spare being mounted there?
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Old 04-25-2019, 08:46 AM
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Why not just take the top off? What are you trying to achieve?
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Old 04-25-2019, 08:56 AM
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im trying to get some air flow through the vehicle. taking the top off in my area is a bad idea we have way to many thieving meth heads around here and you cant guard your vehicle 24/7. they will steal anything nailed down or not.
even the soft tops get the windows cut out to allow access pretty frequently.
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Old 04-25-2019, 09:06 AM
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Are you talking about just when the jeep is parked somewhere, and you want some air flow through it so it's not just baking? Why not just use one of those little fans you roll the window down a bit, put the fan on top of the window, then roll it back up to sandwich in place....then activate the fan?
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Old 04-25-2019, 10:29 AM
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Humm, I just think drilling and cutting holes in a hard top is a bad idea, can do what resharp001 said. Another way to get more airflow when driving would be just leave the back hatch open. I do it all the time trying to carry wood and metal back home. Roll down the windows and you have a nice place for air to come in then right back out. When you park just close the window and go about your day.
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A dog + sliding window solves all theft and ventilation issues!

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Old 04-26-2019, 04:03 AM
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So did you already install the vent visors? They should let some of that hot air out.
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