2022 Jeep Wrangler Soft Top Care Tips

A 2022 Jeep Wrangler with a soft top.

How to Take Care of Your 2022 Jeep Wrangler’s Soft Top? 

The most fun part of the 2022 Jeep Wrangler is its Sky One-Touch® Power Top that lets you have an incredible outdoor experience. With the built-in sliding functionality, you can efficiently operate the soft top with your fingertips. As much as the Jeep’s soft roof elevates the adventure quotient, it also becomes vulnerable to dirt, dust and grime, which affects its functionality and performance. To ensure the 2022 Wrangler’s top holds up for as long as you own it, you must take care of it. 

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Things that majorly affect and hamper the durability of the vinyl and cloth Jeep soft roof include harmful UV rays, excessive cleaning products, bird droppings, seasonal changes, winter salt, and debris. Read below how you can maintain and take care of the soft top of the 2022 Wrangler in a few simple ways. 

Easy Maintenance Tips for Jeep’s Soft Top

Our team found a few care and maintenance tips that add to the durability and performance of the 2022 Wrangler Jeep’s soft top:

Parking Tips 

Always park the 2022 Wrangler in a shady area to avoid exposure to the scorching heat of summer or the extreme cold of winter. If you park the Jeep in an area experiencing extreme heat or cold waves for longer, it will eventually affect the durability and quality of the soft top. You should also avoid parking the new Wrangler under trees as the resins, bird droppings and sap can damage the layer of the soft roof over time. 

Washing Tips 

  • Avoid using hot wax, harsh cleaners, bleaching agents and other abrasives while washing the soft top. These products can severely damage the vinyl or cloth of the Jeep’s soft roof. 
  • You should wash the top at least once a month to remove dust particles, grime and dirt accumulation. 
  • Use vinyl protectant cleaning products or products that remain gentle on the soft top to avoid damaging it. 
  • Refer to the owner’s manual for specific details related to washing. 

Cleaning Tips 

Use a soft bristle brush to clean the excess dirt and dust from the soft top. Avoid using a sponge or a terry towel as the bits of lint can spread all over the fabric’s soft top. Don’t rub the surface too harshly; remember being gentle is the key to adding to the long life of the 2022 Wrangler soft roof. 

Be Mindful of the Soft Top Zipper

If you don’t routinely maintain the Jeep top, it will make the soft top zippers will be harder to operate. Due to dirt build-up, you may find it difficult to open and close it. So it is better to use zipper cleaners and lubricants to ensure the smooth opening and closure without breaking the zipper. 

Make an appointment with the certified and trained technicians at Southside Dodge to learn more about the 2022 Wrangler soft top care and maintenance tips. Visit our Service Department in Red Deer for brake repair, general automotive repair, engine diagnostics, routine tune-up and motor oil replacement.