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Lange Crank Hoist-a-Top (07-17 Wrangler JK)

Market Price $359.99 You Save 44% ($160.00)
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$199.99 (kit)

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  • Item J20514
  • MPN# 014-220

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Features & Details

  • Lange Hardtop Removal and Storage
  • Easy to Use
  • Balance Blade
  • Rubber-Coated Hooks and Foam-Covered Hardware
  • Smart Hook
  • Fits Garages With Ceiling Heights of 7-20 Feet
  • Hand Crank Operated
  • 1-Year Limited Warranty
  • Strong Steel Powder Coated Frame
  • Simple Straight Forward Installation
  • Fits 2007-2017 Wrangler JKs
Easy Hardtop Removal and Storage. Now you can easily remove and store your Wrangler's hardtop by yourself in just minutes with Lange's Crank Hoist-A-Top. This Hoist-A-Top is a must have for anyone looking to lift their top to the garage or carport ceiling with a few turns of a crank. You won't have to worry about pulled muscles, strained backs, or dropped tops when you use this complete turnkey system.

Use With the Patented Smart Hook. Lange designed their manual crank Hoist-A-Top to be used with any removal hardtops on 2- and 4-door Wranglers. Their patented rear Smart Hook device allows you to lift and store your hardtop with the rear window closed which improves balance and takes up less storage space.

High-Quality Construction. The Hoist-A-Top is well-built using the latest durable equipment. Featuring the new Balance Blade, rubber coated hooks and foam-covered hardware, and an incredibly strong steel powder-coated frame that attaches to the top of your Jeep. This extremely sturdy cable pulling hand crank mechanism is made to conveniently lift hardtops.

Limited Warranty. Your Hoist-A-Top comes with a 1-year limited warranty.

Simple Installation. Installation is easy and Lange's custom system comes complete with excellent installation instructions that will take approximately 2-3 hours.

Application. This Lange Crank Hoist-A-Top is specifically made to be used with 2007-2017 Jeep Wrangler JK models.

Fitment: 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Details

What's in the Box
  • (1) Front Cross Bar
  • (1) Rear "T"
  • (1) Long Bar
  • (2) Short Bars
  • (1) Cable Crank System
  • (3) Hooks
  • (2) Eye Screws
  • (2) Bungee Cords
  • (2) Foam Blocks
  • (12) Foam Rings
  • Hardware
Installation Info
Will it fit my Wrangler?
  • JK - 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17
  • JK Unlimited - 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17
  • JK Rubicon - 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17

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Most Helpful Reviews

5/5
love this hoist

this hoist was easy for two people to install. I've had my top on it for a month now and the crank has not moved an inch. don't know how easy it is to put the top back on...may never!!!

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4/5
easy to install, durable build material and simple enough to use

easy to install, durable build material and simple enough to use. I think this is surely a must have for every jeep wrangler hardtop owner

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Overall Rating 4.4 out of 5 stars
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3 Questions / 3 Answers

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Can I get just the bars with hooks?

ScottD

  • At this time, we only offer the Lange Crank Hoist-a-Top as a complete kit.

    Rob D

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does the back window have to open or "up".

KeithF

  • The Lange Crank Hoist-a-Top will not require the rear window to be open in order to lift the top off or store it.

    Rob D

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I have an 7'1" ceiling in my garage. I realize the min height says 7' but is that a "real" 7'? Any caveats with such short clearance?

KirkS

  • Hello! The reason that the minimum height is set at 7' is because anything less than that, you would not have enough clearance to get your top off of your jeep. That height is truly 7', so with your 7'1" ceiling you will have enough clearance to get your top off without any issues at all.

    Doug P

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Overall Rating 4.4

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  • Fit 4.5625 4.6
  • Bang For Your Buck 4.6875 4.7



  • 4/5

    November 13, 2015

    easy to install, durable build material and simple enough to use

    easy to install, durable build material and simple enough to use. I think this is surely a must have for every jeep wrangler hardtop owner

    Nagi

    Year: 2015Prior Lake, MN, USA

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  • 4/5

    August 21, 2015

    Convenient storage option

    The crank hoist-a-top allowed me to take advantage of the storage capability in my garage. The hardtop is up and out of the way. I'll be able to retro fit it for the winter storage of my soft top. It was simple to install and worked as advertised. However, my 8ft ceiling made the angle on the return cable from the ceiling to the crank too sharp and it touched the hardtop. I had to install a 2nd pulley I purchased from Lange or else the cable would have scratched the hardtop. A simple fix of a problem that was not mentioned in the directions. I could not have been the first person to have this problem. Glad I purchased the Lange Crank hoist-a-top!!

    LeoB

    Year: 2015Torrington, CT, USA

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  • 5/5

    October 31, 2014

    love this hoist

    this hoist was easy for two people to install. I've had my top on it for a month now and the crank has not moved an inch. don't know how easy it is to put the top back on...may never!!!

    madmod

    Year: 2014Houston TX,USA

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  • 5/5

    August 18, 2017

    GREAT PRODUCT!!

    EASY TO USE and EASY TO INSTALL with the right tool!

    GregH

    Year: 2017Submodel: Wrangler

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  • 5/5

    August 16, 2017

    Lift

    Works very well. Pulled top and installed by myself in 15 minutes each time. Would buy again

    Z

    Year: 2012Submodel: Wrangler

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  • 5/5

    August 11, 2017

    Lange Crank Hoist-a-Top (07-17 Wrangler JK)

    Great product. online video to set up was very helpful. took about two hours to set up, but worth every min. this hoist will have your jeep top off in min's.

    shawnc

    Year: 2017Submodel: Wrangler

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  • 4/5

    July 27, 2017

    Works great

    Longer than expected install but got it done and it works great.

    KevinC

    Year: 2016Submodel: Wrangler

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  • 1/5

    June 01, 2017

    Great idea, quality is questionable

    I purchased this product, fit seems great, install went great. The manual crank function is on the cheap side. Worm drive or gear is very cheap, must be a cheap aluminum and it scraps and is wearing badly the first time I lifted the top. I will have to go out and buy a replacement. Something that is a higher quality.

    choyle

    Year: 2014Submodel: Wrangler

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  • 5/5

    April 23, 2017

    Crank vs Power Hoist

    I've read great reviews on both but was curious if it was worth spending an extra $100 for the power hoist?

    KeithN

    Year: 2012Submodel: Wrangler

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  • 5/5

    April 18, 2017

    Finally! I can take top off myself!

    I probably over researched this and other brands of Jeep hard top hoists and storages. I'm 63 year's young, own a 4 door Rubicon and haven't had the top off for 2 years. It takes 2 to remove, no problem, but then where to store it? My husband installed this hoist by himself in about 1 hour. I love it! He did have to install an eye hook on the wall so the rope didn't rub the top.

    BetsyW

    Year: 2013Submodel: Rubicon

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  • 4/5

    November 20, 2016

    Makes it easy

    A couple hours to set up and the top was off in less than 3 hours. Comes with a dvd that is helpful. The ceiling mounted pulley is held up with 2 drywall screws in a stud. I screwed in an extra large eye screw and ran the line through it before installing the pulley.

    ChiroJeep

    Year: 2016Submodel: Wrangler

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  • 5/5

    August 27, 2016

    Easy to install and easy to use

    When I bought this, I was expecting to spent all day installing it. It only took a couple hours. Once installed, taking the top off only takes about twenty minutes and it's a one person job. Putting the top back on takes about the same amount of time.

    Steve

    Year: 2016Submodel: Wrangler Unlimited

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  • 4/5

    August 16, 2016

    Review from Lange Crank Hoist-a-Top (87-06 Wrangler YJ & TJ)

    Hoist a top

    Very easy to use makes top removal a one person job

    Rick

    Year: 2000Submodel: Wrangler

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  • 5/5

    July 14, 2016

    Easy set up

    Easy to set up, looks good in the garage. Takes a while to crank a would consider the electric version

    Mac

    Year: 2015Submodel: Wrangler Unlimited

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  • 5/5

    September 24, 2014

    Review from Lange Crank Hoist-a-Top (87-06 Wrangler YJ & TJ)

    Hoist a Top

    Easy to install. Easy to use. Lifted my hardtop off and drove out.

    John21

    Year: 2014Cypress, TX 77429, USA

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  • 5/5

    August 22, 2014

    Easy install works great

    I bought the crank version of this hoist after a lot of online research and talking with other Jeep owners. This version was the one recommended and I've been very happy with it. Instructions for install are easy to follow and include a DVD to walk through it. It makes it easy to take the top off by myself.

    JB14

    Year: 2014Chicago, IL, USA

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