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Old 07-14-2016, 11:52 PM   #1
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% Rain

At what % would you not leave your top down during the day.
Living in GA we have about a 10% every day.
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Old 07-15-2016, 08:05 AM   #2
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I wouldn't trust the forecast, in Florida they are wrong all the time!! Today was only a 5% chance of rain but the roads were wet this morning.
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Old 07-15-2016, 08:13 AM   #3
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0%- even then I never leave it down unless I am able to access the car quickly.
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Old 07-15-2016, 09:08 AM   #4
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0%- even then I never leave it down unless I am able to access the car quickly.
need to be close by otherwise top up and vehicle locked.
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Old 07-15-2016, 09:23 AM   #5
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Only leave the top down when I'm at a restaurant/bar and can see the car at all times. My only gripe is the motor is so dang slow!
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Old 07-15-2016, 09:25 AM   #6
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Only leave the top down when I'm at a restaurant/bar and can see the car at all times. My only gripe is the motor is so dang slow!

Too bad they did not incorporate a better top system for the 5th gen. I like the top on the 6th gen, all done by remote, pretty sweet. Not enough for me to jump to the 6th though.
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Old 07-15-2016, 11:15 AM   #7
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Being up here in Minnesota we never really get the pop up storms like Florida and other parts of the country. I just look at the radar before I head out. If there is rain, I take my DD, if nothing on Radar within 100 miles I will go on my cruise. If I am going to take it to work, I make sure there is no chance of rain. In the 5th summer I have had my 2012, it has only been misted on once out in the wild. Otherwise, never been touched by a raindrop. Only water it sees is softwater out of my hose to be washed.
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Old 07-15-2016, 11:21 AM   #8
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Old 07-15-2016, 04:09 PM   #9
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Old 08-17-2016, 05:29 AM   #10
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I go from my garage to the garage at work. Only ever had to put the top up once, mostly because I had sunburnt my nose... Need sunscreen I suppose.

Put the top up if it's going to sit outside unattended. Leather is expensive.
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Old 08-17-2016, 07:01 AM   #11
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I only drive my Camaro to work about once a month and last time it was a 0% chance of rain that day I got rained on driving home...
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Old 08-17-2016, 07:05 AM   #12
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That's why Jeeps are nice. I just leave the top off. I drove it many times in the rain. A new camaro? I would have the top up unless it was just a quick in an out or I was with it.
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Old 08-17-2016, 01:36 PM   #13
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Driving 100% - Parking 0%. I drive in the rain once in a while. it is not that big of a deal as long as you keep moving and it isn't raining too heavy. I wouldn't let it sit in the rain though. That could end bad if water starts soaking into the electronic parts.

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Old 08-17-2016, 05:27 PM   #14
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The rain or the sun on that leather? No thanks.
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