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Bestop® Sunrider Soft Top for 97-02 Jeep® Wrangler

Sunrider® from Bestop® is a Jeep soft top that allows you to peel the top back and let the sun shine in - perfect for those days of constantly changing weather conditions. The Bestop® Sunrider® soft top comes with all the hardware you need to install the top and can be used with full steel doors, lower steel half doors with Soft Upper Doors and Bestop® 2-Piece Soft Doors. Truly, a Jeep soft top for every lifestyle.

Sunrider® from Bestop® is a Jeep® soft top that allows you to fold-back the sunroof and let the sun shine in. Truly, a Jeep® soft top for every lifestyle.

  • Convenient fold-back sunroof for open-air driving enjoyment.
  • For appearance and durability, the premium fabric maintains shape in any temperature.
  • Fabric is mildew-resistant, contains UV inhibitors and is offered in factory original colors.
  • Patented Belt-Rail™ attachment system allows fast, easy installation.
  • Hardware is chemically treated and powder-coated for rust resistance to ensure long life.
  • Tailgate bar allows tailgate to open without opening rear window for trouble-free access.
  • Heavy-duty molded tooth zippers allow for easy window installation and removal.
  • Sealed seams mean water-tight protection.
  • Industrial strength thread ensures durable soft top construction.
  • Heat-sealed vinyl windows meet U.S. and European regulations.
  • Tinted windows available separately.
  • Fits with a variety of Bestop door kits; sold separately.
  • Sunrider kit includes hardware, soft top and windows.
  • One-year limited warranty.

To keep your Bestop® Sunrider® clean and protected, we suggest using Bestop® Fabric Care for unsurpassed appearance and long life.

Installation Notes
Installation Difficulty:
Level 3Advanced

Tools Needed:
#2 Phillips Screwdriver
Crescent Wrench
*Power Drill
*1/8" Drill Bit
*Center Punch
*Sharp Knife

*on some models

Installation Time: 3-4 hours
Parts Included

Top Fabric
Right Quarter Window
Left Quarter Window
Rear Window
J-Clip Strap
Windshield Header Assembly
Center Bow
Right Inboard Rear Bow Bracket
Right Outboard Rear Bow Bracket
Leftt Outboard Rear Bow Bracket
Left Inboard Rear Bow Bracket
Left Door Surround
Right Door Surround
Rear Bow
Left Side Bow
Right Side Bow
Left Tailgate Retainer Mount
Right Tailgate Retainer Mount
Tailgate Bar
Six 10-32 Shoulder Bolts
Four #8 x 1/2" Black Pan Head Washer Screws
Two Sun Roof Links
Two 10-32 x 1.25 Screws
Two 5/16" Washers
Two 10-32 x 1/2" Screws
Two 5/16-18 Tapping Plates
Four Knobs
Four M6 Hex Screw
Two 5/16-18 x 1" Phillips Head Bolts
Eight #10 Phillips Head Self Tapping Screws
Ten 10-32 Lock Nuts
Two Sleeves
Two Bushings
Eight #10 Star Washers
1/8" Allen Wrench
Left Main Pivot Bracket
Right Main Pivot Bracket
Rear Bow Bracket Bumpers
Two Front Door Surround Brackets
Right Rear Door Surround Bracket
Left Rear Door Surround Bracket

5 Year Limited Warranty
  • Features: Clear Windows, Pressed Polished Windows, Flip Back Sunroof
  • Color: 15 - Black Denim or 17 - Spice
  • Hardware Type: Bestop Sunrider Hardware
  • Door Configuration: Without Doors
  • Fabric: Vinyl (18-23oz)
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  • Jeep Wrangler (TJ)

  • 2002 Jeep Wrangler (TJ)
  • 2001 Jeep Wrangler (TJ)
  • 2000 Jeep Wrangler (TJ)
  • 1999 Jeep Wrangler (TJ)
  • 1998 Jeep Wrangler (TJ)
  • 1997 Jeep Wrangler (TJ)
Part NumberCatalog #OptionPrice
51699-1511101.15.07Black Denim$817.95
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