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Old 11-24-2004, 23:20   #1 (permalink)
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hey guys

does anyone know where to get one ? i am really keen on them, woudl they be able ot be installed in utes ? couldnt see why not, let me know of your opinions. experiences etc all welcome.

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POP up sunroof on AU Ute?

Different, can't say I've seen it done before. Could be the radius of the roof. I have heard them leaking a bit and causing premature rusting.
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personal taste but I have seen them on earlier model utes and I reckon they look obviously aftermarket. And, if not installed correctly, they will leak and cause rust. I would also check with an engineer to make sure it would not affect the integrity of the vehicle - really not sure about this last point.
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I've seem an Au with one. Looked pretty good. Can't remember which mag i saw it in but the thing had all the body kit bits. I wanted one at one stage then got over it. I switched to the idea that the rear window should roll down. Similar to some model Honda CRX's.

The cabin in the ute is enough of a glass house and it's not like anyone can stick thier heads out without standing on you or your seats.

Go the roll down rear window!!!!
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i think you should keep your rear window tom, once that turbo is installed youll need it to stop things flying out the back as u accelerate!!!
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I've seem an Au with one. Looked pretty good. Can't remember which mag i saw it in but the thing had all the body kit bits. I wanted one at one stage then got over it. I switched to the idea that the rear window should roll down. Similar to some model Honda CRX's.

The cabin in the ute is enough of a glass house and it's not like anyone can stick thier heads out without standing on you or your seats.

Go the roll down rear window!!!!
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