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Ford Patents Light Weight Removable Body Door System with Built-In Tube Doors for 2021 Ford Bronco

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Awesome.

But how does the rear door open...



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these target adds are ridiculous right now it is showing a ceiling lift system for a Jeep top.
in another thread talking about accessories it was for jeep-top tents...

LOL !! it's the way it goes in this forum. the conversations wander back and forth.:crazy: other thread they are talking :beer: and boats in another.

That's what happens when everyone has exhausted the analyzing of the latest news. LOL the "lull in the action".
 
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Awesome.

But how does the rear door open...

I think most here think it will be a swing gate. Personally I would like a tailgate. Good workbench on the trail. :rockon:
 

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Same here. Would rather have a tailgate. But I'm not that picky. I had a 2-door Tahoe with barn doors and didn't mind that. Also had a K1500 Blazer with a tailgate/liftglass...That was fine too.
 

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I’d like the tailgate too, but they have a lot of cool aftermarket drop-down benches for swing gates nowadays if it goes the other way.
 

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Yeah, I'm assuming swing gate due to the spare, unless they make it a separate piece.

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Awesome.

But how does the rear door open...
if I were a betting man (based on the info) it will be a swing gate with a frameless rear window. So the window will roll down. Allowing the back roof to come off like t top.
 

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Wonder if they'll copy mercedes and put the door speakers/woofers on the side of the footwell. Can't find the right model but I'm pretty sure it was a thing.
I'd like to keep speakers with the doors off.
 

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I really hope it's a tailgate. So much better for hunting so you aren’t getting your interior dirty.

And it's nice to sit on!

Here’s an example of both lol:
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Maybe they will bring this concept they used from the 60’s to the early 90’s haha
 

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I think y’all are right and we just got our first glimpse at the removable roof
 

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What if the rear windows somehow slide down into the rear quarter panels?
 

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I was thinking the same thing! T-tops up front, Targa top over the back seats, then the rear section... maybe. And that they are attempting a roof rack with the removable top.

The innovative doors could either be a game changer or a disaster lol (alignment, squeaks, leaks)
I agree. A horizontal surface, with tons of seams, in snow, ice and rain with a twisting, 4 wheeling frame underneath!

I hope we get a hard top option like the original. Maybe in Aluminum.
 

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