If any Freedom Edition owners are looking to sell their wheels, please shoot me a PM. (Alternatively, if you want to trade for OEM Rubi wheels... same wheel as Freedom, but black/silver... I can do that as well).
Pulled off with 50 miles on odometer. Zero damage (just dirty).
Includes pinch seam mounting hardware. Does NOT include 6 frame mounting bolts/washers (M8x1.25x30mm), you will want to procure from local hardware store. You can also use mounting hardware from your factory steps. (i.e. Sahara...
@InMyImage the vehicle was stored inside... the top looks/operates as new. I am on the NW side of Columbus, Ohio. Happy to help you install... I just put one on my wife's JL, so I am well versed in top installation. ;)
Used for one summer season (maybe 300 miles)... all items in near-new condition. Top is currently boxed up and ready for pick-up (will fit in back of your JLU). Only reason I am selling is our new JL came with the dual-top group. Located in central Ohio.
Wish I had an easy answer there. That appears to be a pretty niche wheel. One thing with aftermarket parts ...come sell time, they rarely add value (and sometimes they take away value). You could always try to get 50% of the original cost then lower your price accordingly. But for a quick...
Maddening, eh? Same happened to me... but I bought one when they first came out. I suspect the one you received was new old stock (i.e. first run like mine). I would contact Magnaflow directly and complain. They make great mufflers... but the lack of QC is unacceptable.