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Wrangler hard-tops on their way

by David Zatz on

Jeep Wranglers with hardtops have been constrained by the loss of the former supplier, and difficulties by the current supplier in producing the fairly complex tops in a high enough quantity. This has been a problem for sales, as the Wrangler hard tops, despite the considerable expense, outsell the soft tops by around three to one. Chrysler has just told dealers that the production issues should be resolved with the supplier ramping up over the next two months; starting with the May production month, the ordinary 75/25 allocation of hard tops to soft tops should be possible.

David Zatz founded Allpar in 1998 (based on a site he had begun in 1993-94), after years of writing reviews for retail trades. He has been quoted by the New York Times, the Daily Telegraph, the Detroit News, and USA Today. Before making Allpar a full-time career, he was a consultant in organizational psychology. You can reach him by using our contact form (much preferred) or by calling (313) 766-2304

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