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@PlumCrazy has one on one of his Rangers. I'd like to see someone document installing one.
 

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It's zip strip like our rig windows and old windshields

I have the tools somewhere
 

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@PlumCrazy has one on one of his Rangers. I'd like to see someone document installing one.

Ill have to round up the pictures from before, during, and after install. I bought new latches from them a year two back.....they take FOREVER to reply to messages and even longer to actually ship anything. The customer service at Breezer was terrible from start to finish.
 

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So wait, can it roll down AND pop open?

I wish trucks still had them small windows that popped open for smokers. I'm sure they have a fancy name.
 

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One of the guys at the trailride at Sparkz place years ago had one. I still remembering it slide down in the middle of the ride and being very confused. Had never seen a power sliding rear window before or since.
 

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So wait, can it roll down AND pop open?

I wish trucks still had them small windows that popped open for smokers. I'm sure they have a fancy name.
It does not roll down, the glass is removable. Originally they had sling/bag behind the seat to store the window in. I typically just leave it at home if I know its not going to rain
 

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So wait, can it roll down AND pop open?

I wish trucks still had them small windows that popped open for smokers. I'm sure they have a fancy name.
wing windows/ vent windows. most of those were gone by the 90s. I wish we still had them too, but they are not aerodynamic, and any point to lower fuel consumption....

AJ
 

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There's a guy on the Nissan forum I visit, and he put a Pathfinder rolldown rear window in his HardBody. pretty neat. Lots of fab work though.
 

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