Jeep CJ5 Soft Tops CJ5 Jeeps that are 20, 30 years and older are still out on the road going strong and looking great. However, to keep your Jeep CJ5 in top-notch condition, your Jeep CJ5 top needs to be replaced periodically. Exposure to debris from off-road adventures and UV rays, as well as general wear and tear will all affect the condition of your Jeep CJ5 top.
Also, to get the most out of your Jeep CJ5 experience, you’ll want to have a supplemental Jeep Bikini, Jeep Half Top or other Jeep Soft Top to enjoy the open are during warmer months and sunny days. Fortunately, thanks to the modular nature of your Jeep CJ5, you have a number of choices when it comes to selecting a new or supplement soft top.
The Jeep CJ5 was introduced in 1954. It was produced all the way through 1983, making it the longest continually manufactured Jeep line. Like the CJ-3 before it, the CJ5 stayed in production even though three newer Jeep models were introduced. Over three decades, a total of 603,303 CJ-5s were driven off the manufacturing assembly line.
The CJ5 marked a breakthrough in the appearance of the “Civilian Jeeps.” Its body was based on the Korean War’s Military M38A1 (1952-1957) model, but modified and stylized for civilian use. It took advantage of developing manufacturing technologies, including being the first Jeep with rounded front fenders -- quite a revolutionary style in the 50s.
The CJ5 became an unprecedented four-wheel drive icon for a particular brand and model classification. Even though they are all many decades old now, there are plenty of proud CJ5 owners taking driving their beloved little unstoppable beasts on the road and in the outback!
Jeep Soft Tops are very light Jeep Tops made from fabric rather than hard material. They can be easily removed or its windows can be taken out. While less durable than hard tops, Jeep Soft Tops are easier to repair when damaged. Jeep Soft Tops are easy to store. Also, the quality of Jeep Soft Tops offered below will fit very tightly and snug around your Jeep’s frame and seal up great against rain or other water.
Jeep Bikini Tops are designed for late spring and summer months or places with warm temperatures year around. Jeep Bikini Tops provide shade from the sun but allow expose to the open air. An attachment bar is anchored on the Jeep's windshield frame and the Bikini Top is fastened to the bar. Fabric straps are utilized to fastens the rear part of the Bikini top across the track of the roll bar. Jeep Bikini Tops come in a variety of styles and fabrics allowing you to personalize the top to your style and needs.