FITS 2002 Jeep TJ
Quick Release Bow Knuckles for Jeep Wrangler, Wrangler Unlimited Soft Tops 1997-2018

Quick Release Bow Knuckles for Jeep Wrangler, Wrangler Unlimited Soft Tops 1997-2018

Item # B51290

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The best technical support and full accessories and parts installation instructions. Lowest price TJ accessories and parts guarantee and expert service. Jeep TJ, 2002 accessories and parts by Bestop are available from For expert service call 800-298-8924 to order your Quick Release Bow Knuckles for Jeep Wrangler, Wrangler Unlimited Soft Tops 1997-2018 part number B51290, or order online at

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2002 Jeep TJ - Quick Release Bow Knuckles for Jeep Wrangler, Wrangler Unlimited Soft Tops 1997-2018

One pull on the spring handle of Bestop's Quick Release Bow Knuckles makes it easy to adjust, remove or attach your soft top. Spring pin replaces factory-original, screw-on knuckles to fit over existing bow mount hardware.


  • Spring pin snaps into place in seconds
  • Spring handle replaces need for screws
  • Molded composite and metal constrution


  • Application: fits only factory-original hardware for '97-'18 Wrangler and Wrangler Unlimited
  • Quantity: 6 bow knuckles, 6 adapter sleeves and 6 self-tapping screws
    • 2-Door vehicles require adapter sleeves to attach
    • 4-Door vehicles can be attached without adapter sleeves
  • 1-Year limited warranty

51289-01 Bestop Quick Release Bow Knuckles for Jeep Wrangler, Wrangler Unlimited Soft Tops 1997-2018

Replaces 51290-01

B51290 Installation InstructionsInstallation Details B51290 Installation instructions

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  • Replacement Hardware for Soft Top on a 1997 Jeep Wrangler
  • We have some hardware for your 1997 Jeep Wrangler, see link. There is a complete factory-style bow system, # B5500201. We also have quick release knuckles # B51290 and windshield channel # RA901004. You can also look in the parts break down in the instructions for the bow system, linked, which identifies all of the parts in the kit.
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