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Hi Ladies and Gents from the Land of Song and sudden downpours of rain.
Did anybody see the Ryder Cup from Celtic Manor well rain and sunshine like that are pretty common in Wales.
22 seconds to get the roof up can seem like an eternity when that happens.
I wonder if anybody would be so helpful as to post a picture of the OEM wind deflector in position so that I may install mine. (It came without fitting instructions)
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We can attest to the sudden rain factor on our too brief visit to Cardiff. Great town and people to be sure. Looking at those hills and the coast line, you HAVE to have some great drives there! Welcome from Canada!
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Welcome from an early morning in London, waiting for a taxi to go to Geneva!

Woolly's picture is perfect - key to remember is the inserts go in from the back of the roll bars.

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Welcome.

Install instructions:

1. Insert the two triangular bases to their respective space at the roll bar. The triangular base are inserted/attached by approaching from the rear of the vehicle. The smooth part of the triangle base is to the outside of the roll bar; the side with a lip for anchoring the large Lexan piece is to the inside of the roll bar.

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Thanks for the welcome, the instructions and especially the photo (a picture paints a thousand words).
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