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Old 10-05-2010, 10:41 AM
jimspinnin jimspinnin is offline
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Default Looking for ideas on what to do with this sunroof.

Ok, I bought the ranger off my fiance's brother for very cheap and it runs great, he had the truck since new. He started to fix it up and now I have to finish it eventually, lol. Well he wanted to put a full soft top on it but could not find one so he put in the soft sunroof in the pictures below. Bottom line, I HATE IT, it leaks like no tomorrow, I don't like the look of it, and it is hard to open and does not lock properly. So, I know there are some creative and more knowledgeable people in this forum than me. So what do you think my options are? Can I get a piece of glass to seal it ect?




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Old 10-05-2010, 10:44 AM
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Default Re: Looking for ideas on what to do with this sunroof.

I would hit the junkyard and find a moon roof the same size or bigger and throw it in there.
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Old 10-05-2010, 10:48 AM
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Default Re: Looking for ideas on what to do with this sunroof.

Oh, and the hole is approximately 29" wide by 31" long.
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Old 10-05-2010, 10:53 AM
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Default Re: Looking for ideas on what to do with this sunroof.

That would be one big ass moon roof!!
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Old 10-05-2010, 03:49 PM
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Default Re: Looking for ideas on what to do with this sunroof.

Since the damage is done I would look at the yard for an electric sunroof that retracts on the inside of the roof. Buy the whole roof panel and cut to fit and weld it in. It just needs to have a similar arch as your roof. It might end up being a really nice mod!
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Old 10-05-2010, 03:51 PM
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Default Re: Looking for ideas on what to do with this sunroof.

The ford explorer might be the same arch as your roof.
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Old 10-05-2010, 03:56 PM
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Default Re: Looking for ideas on what to do with this sunroof.

if thejy route does not work, there are custom glass shops that can do wonders.
Iknow of one in MO.
it is Mexico Custom Glass. he has done custom cars I was once told.
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